EXPLORE BIKE RIDE LEH – LEH
Ladakh is located in the highest region of the north and world Shrouded by the great Himalayan chain in the south and west and even more inhospitable mountains to the north and the east, Ladakh has, for many centuries, haunted travelers’ dreams. Countless temples and monasteries do this magical land, landlocked in the mountains, and therefore, rightly called the ‘Roof of the World’. Book now Explore Bike ride Leh – Leh tour and experience the world’s highest motorable passes and amazing landscapes that you never experienced.
Leh, situated at 3500 m from sea level, is a place of absolute marvel. Located in the upper Himalayas, this quaint district offers incredible sights and scenery. This bike trip of 8 days is a chance to experience the uniqueness of Leh and the Tibetan culture that exists in perfect harmony there. The trip covers areas like Pangong lake, Khardong-La, and Nubra along with Leh. Get ready for the adventure ride of a lifetime as you explore the town that once was a major commercial spot on the silk route during this 8 days trip.
EXPLORE BIKE RIDE LEH – LEH ITINERARY
Day 1: Arrival at Leh
On this day when you arrive Leh by air, you would witness one of the most beautiful sights of Leh valley amidst the spectacular Himalayan peaks. On arrival, our representative meets and greet you and transfer to hotel. This day you take it easy – its 10,000 ft and you need to acclimatize to get used to low oxygen levels. So take this day at leisure. This day will be used for applying and processing of mandatory inner line permits. Your bikes would also arrive at your hotel and we could go out for a small trail ride. Otherwise, just walk around the unique Leh market; no exertions today. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Tour of Leh & Indus Valley
Early morning get ready for breakfast and later for a local tour of Leh region on your motorcycle. Another day to acclimatize to high altitude, as also cover some essential tourist spots – Leh Palace, Shanti Stupa, Hall of Fame Museum, a Ride to Shey, Thikse, Stok Palace and Hemis monastery. Return back to the hotel and overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Ride to Lamayuru, Moonland, Alchi, &Likir
This day we drive out to explore some very unique landscapes of the Himalayan region. A scenic drive through some fine rocky faces to visit the Lamayuru Monastery and Moonland. On our way back we would visit Alchi and Likir Monasteries, the magical phenomenon of Magnetic hill and the scenic Bazgo plains. We ride back to Leh hotel by late afternoon. On this day you would be pretty comfortable with the roads of Ladakh and of course your motorcycle. You are now ready to explore other regions of Ladakh, the largest district of India. Overnight at hotel
Day 4: Ride across Khardungla to Nubra Valley
On day 4th, you are now fairly acclimatized and used to your iron horse, and this is a landmark day. Today you would ride on to the World’s highest motorable pass – Khardungla ( 18,380 ft) and cross into the beautiful Nubra valley through some deep gorges. We stay overnight in a typical high altitude Ladakhi village in Nubra valley – Hunder or Sumur. Witness the rustic lifestyle of people in these most rugged terrains of the World. What you ride today has been for thousands of years a caravan route that used to feed the well-known Silk route through Karakoram pass.
Day 5: Explore Nubra Valley and Ride back to Leh
We ride out after breakfast and explore the beautiful Nubra valley. The green hamlets nestled in the valley supporting life. The essential tourist spots we see today are the Hunder sand dunes; double-humped Bactrian camels and unique Diskit monastery and its Giant Buddha. The Bactrian camels are wonderful remnants of the trading days. At noon we ride back to Leh, via Khardungla pass and check into your hotel or We may take a different route to Leh via the less-visited pass of Warila. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 6: Ride to Pangong Lake
After breakfast ready for a ride to Pangong lake through some more high altitude passes, beautiful grazing grounds and landscapes. By noon you would arrive at one of the most spectacular vistas of your life – Pangong Tso Lake. It has some of the most beautiful hues of blue, or you can say crystal clear water that you would ever see in your life. It’s a lake that extends deep into China with only one-third with India. And night by the lakeside camp is an experience of a lifetime.
Day 7: Ride back to Leh
After delicious ladakhi breakfast now its time to return back to Leh for your last evening in Ladakh. You could spend the time collecting some memorable from Leh town, or visit local markets or just have an easy evening looking back at your time spent in this wonderful part of heaven.
Day 8: Departure from Leh
These memories will surely keep coming back to you. You have had one of the most unique experiences in life. Its time to fly out of Leh. Our representative will transfer you to the airport.