Manali to Leh Motor Bike Tour – 10 days
Embark on an unforgettable adventure with our 11-day, 10-night Manali Leh Motorbike Tour. This incredible journey promises unlimited fun and challenge on bikes as you cross the world's top two highest mountain passes.
Get ready to experience the thrill of crossing high mountain passes and take in spectacular views of snow-capped peaks and rugged terrain, as you travel through some of the most picturesque landscapes in the world. This high-altitude motorbike ride is a must-do for any biking enthusiast and attracts more and more adventurers every year.
Starting from Manali, our tour will take you on a thrilling ride through high mountain passes, lakes, and monasteries, before ending in Leh. Be prepared to face every possible weather condition, from scorching sunshine to freezing blizzards, even in mid-summers.
Our tour route includes Manali, Serchu, Leh, Nubra, Pangong, Leh, and Delhi. You will have the opportunity to explore each destination in detail and experience the unique culture and traditions of the region.
As you embark on this journey, you will be riding the iconic Royal Enfield motorbike. The legacy of weapons manufacture is reflected in the logo, a cannon, and their motto "Made like a gun, goes like a bullet." The Royal Enfield brand has a rich history, and Enfield of India now holds the license to use the name. The production of Royal Enfield is based in Chennai, and the Bullet model enjoys the longest motorcycle production run of all time.
During the tour, you will reach the highest altitude of 5600m at Khardung La and visit Manali, Rohtang Pass, Keylong, Jispa, Darcha, Baralacha La, Naki La, Lachlung La, Tanglang La, Leh, Pangong Lake, Hemis, Thiksey, Shey, and Khardung La – the highest motorable pass in the world.
Please note that a minimum of seven people is required for this tour. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to explore the world's top two highest mountain passes on a motorbike while enjoying the spectacular views and cultural experiences that the region has to offer.
Day 01: Arrival in Manali
Upon arrival in Manali, transfer to your hotel. Relax and unwind as you settle in for the night.
Day 02: Half Day at Leisure in Manali and Bike Allocation
Enjoy a leisurely morning in Manali before setting off on a sightseeing tour in the afternoon. Later, you will be allocated your bikes for the tour. Rest overnight at the hotel.
Day 03: Manali – Rohtang – Sissu (90 Kms / 4 – 5 Hrs)
After breakfast, depart for Sissu at 10:00 AM. The journey covers 90 kilometers and takes around 4 to 5 hours, crossing the famous Rohtang Pass at an altitude of 13,050 feet. This pass is the gateway to the Lahaul and Spiti valleys, which we'll be crossing en route to Ladakh. Once you arrive at Sissu Camp, you'll have the rest of the evening to relax and unwind.
Day 04: Sissu – Sarchu (140 Kms / 5 – 6 Hrs)
After breakfast, leave for Sarchu, a drive of approximately 140 kilometers. Refuel at Tandi and then continue towards Deepak Tal and Suraj Tal, the origin of the Bhaga River. Cross the Baralacha Pass at 16,020 feet and take a tea break at Bharatpur. Arrive at Sarchu, located at 13,999 feet, in the afternoon. Rest overnight at the campsite.
Day 05: Sarchu – Leh (250 Kms / 9 – 10 Hrs)
Early morning after breakfast, set off for Leh, a drive of approximately 250 kilometers. Cross the Nakeela and Lachangla Passes at 16,617 feet. Enjoy a packed lunch at Pang and then continue on to Leh, passing through the Skyangchu Thang, which is the biggest and highest plateau on earth, stretching 42 kilometers. Cross the Tanglang La Pass, which is the second-highest motorable road in the world at an altitude of 17,585 feet. Arrive at Upshi for tourist entry and drive along the banks of the Indus River and Valley. Reach Leh by evening and rest overnight.
Day 06: Half Day at Leisure and Visit to Gurudwara, Magnetic Hill and Sangam
Enjoy a leisurely morning and then set off on your bike to visit the Gurudwara, Magnetic Hill, and Sangam. Rest overnight at the hotel.
Day 07: Explore Nubra Valley (120 Kms)
Start your day with a hearty breakfast before embarking on a thrilling bike ride to Nubra Valley, via the Khardungla Pass, which is the highest motorable road in the world at an elevation of 18,380 ft. Upon arrival at Hundur in the afternoon, you'll have the chance to explore Deskit and Hunder Villages, and even go on a camel safari in the sand dunes between them.
Spend the night at a comfortable camp, surrounded by the serene natural beauty of Nubra Valley.
Day 08: Return to Leh from Nubra Valley
After a delicious breakfast, visit the Deskit Monastery and take in the stunning panoramic views of Nubra Valley. Return to Leh via the same route, crossing the Khardungla Pass.
Enjoy a relaxing overnight stay at your hotel in Leh.
Day 09: Explore Pangong Lake (140 Kms)
Start the day with breakfast before heading out on a thrilling bike ride to Pangong Lake, located at an altitude of 14,500 ft, via the Changla Pass, which is the third highest motorable road in the world at 17,350 ft.
Arrive at the campsite and enjoy a hot lunch, followed by free time to relax and soak in the magnificent views of the color-changing lake and the sunset on the banks.
Spend the night in a cozy camp, surrounded by the serene natural beauty of Pangong Lake.
Day 10: Return to Leh from Pangong Lake
Wake up early to catch a picturesque sunrise over the lake, and then enjoy breakfast before heading back to Leh. Along the way, visit the Hemis, Thikse Monastery, and Shey Palace for a cultural experience.
Spend your last night in Leh at your hotel, reminiscing about the amazing memories made during your Ladakh adventure.
Day 11: Return Home
After an early morning transfer to Leh airport, board your flight back home with sweet memories of your Ladakh tour that will last a lifetime.