Thrillophilia Safe
Transport Included
Meals Included
Guide

Leh to Manali Bike Trip 2021 Highlights

  • Ride on the Magnetic Hill and witness the unusual phenomenon of your vehicle sliding uphill in neutral gear.
  • Take the challenge of driving through Khardung-La, the world's highest motorbale pass
  • Enjoy a double hump camel ride with your friends and witness the beauty of the snow-capped mountains & glaciers
  • Take a visit to Pangong Lake, world's highest saltwater lake situated at a height of 4350m
  • Take blessings from Lord Buddha as you visit some of the oldest and most significant monasteries like Thiksey Gompa, Shanti Stupa, Shey Gompa & Palace, etc

Leh to Manali Bike Trip 2021 Overview

About the destination:

Surrounded by the epic Himalayas, Leh is a little paradise on earth. The turquoise-colored Pangong Lake, rugged valleys, iconic Magnetic Hill, age-old monasteries, the magical confluence of two beautiful rivers, etc are the top attractions of Leh that take you away from the chaos and bustle of city life. 

 

Manali is one of the most beautiful hill stations in India with jaw-dropping views, dense forests, snow-capped slopes, sprawling meadows carpeted with flowers. Blessed by mother nature, Leh and Manali are two gems that offer you to take an adventurous bike ride and explore the beauty of the city.


Quick info:

Route: Leh-Khardungla -Nubra-Pangong Lake-Changla-Jispa-Manali

Duration: 8 Days & 7 Night 

Start point:  Leh

Endpoint: Manali

Passes covered: Khardung-la (18,000 ft), Chang-la (17,688 ft), Rohtang Pass (16,051 ft), Lachung La(16,600 ft), and Baralacha la ( 16,000 ft)

Inclusions: 

  • Comfortable 500cc royal Enfield for dual riders and 350cc for solo riders for sightseeing on all days as per the itinerary
  • Fuel for the whole trip as per the itinerary
  • Highly experienced tour leader on his bike 
  • Highly experienced mechanic for the entire tour
  • A 4*4 backup vehicle to carry your luggage
  • Standard size helmet for the rider and the pillion rider
  • Daily Maintainance and Spare part change included
  • Stay on a double (couples and special requests) and triple sharing basis in hygienic and sanitized hotels/Camps
  • Buffet breakfast and dinner on all days
  • Assured Inner-Line Permits for all restricted areas
  • Wildlife Fee and Environmental Fee
  • Highly-Experienced driver cum guide
  • Sightseeing as per itinerary
  • Oxygen cylinder and basic first-aid during the tour
  • Camping with an evening bonfire
  • Airport Drop as per your flight timing


Things to do: 

  • Comfortable 500cc Royal Enfield for dual riders and 350cc for solo riders on all days as per the itinerary.
  • Leh airport pick-up
  • Accommodation at all locations on a triple and double (for couples & special requests) sharing basis in Hotels/Camps
  • Buffet Breakfast and Dinner on all days
  • Fuel for the whole trip as per the itinerary.
  • Assured Inner line permits and Ladakh Union fee
  • Experienced tour leader on a bike 
  • Daily maintenance by a experienced mechanic
  • Spare parts change in bike during the tour - front tube/rear tube/spark plug/clutch & brake wire/clutch & disc brake pads/engine oil/clutch plate 
  • A 4x4 backup vehicle to carry your luggage, spare parts and extra fuel from Day 1 to Day 7
  • Standard size helmet for the rider and the pillion 
  • Oxygen cylinder and Basic First-Aid during the tour.
  • Evening Bonfire (Wherever possible)
  • Driver expenses/ toll tax/ Fuel/ Parking charges


Thrillophilia Recommended:

  • Enjoy a bird's eye view of the surreal valley with paragliding at Solang valley
  • Enjoy famous pizzas and burgers at cafe 1947, Manali; which is centered right next to the flowing river
  • River rafting at the world’s highest river-rafting point, Sangam
  • Ride the remarkable double-humped (Bactrian) camels exclusively found at Nubra valley
  • Shop souvenirs for friends and family at the Leh Market
  • Feast on delicious Maggi at the Khardungla-pass
  • Hangout at Lala's Art Cafe for a tall glass of Italian coffee
  • Enjoy Thukpa, traditional Ladakhi cuisine at The Tibetan Kitchen restaurant



How to reach: The easiest way to travel to Ladakh is by air. The nearest airport is Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport (IXL) located in Leh. This airport is connected with many international airports in India like Delhi. It also receives flights from Srinagar, Jammu, Chandigarh, and other common destinations in India

Leh to Manali Bike Trip 2021 Itinerary

Day 1
Arrival in Leh | Welcome to the Top of the World
Leh
  • Once you arrive in Leh, a local representative will meet you to provide you a hassle-free transfer to the hotel.
  • The day is kept for acclimatization for your body.
  • In the evening, meet your bikes and fellow members.
  • Visit Shanti Stupa & Leh Palace and witness the mesmerizing view of the sunset from Shanti Stupa.
  • After that, explore the city and its local bazaar. Interact with locals or do some shopping, do whatever you feel like.
  • Enjoy your stay at Leh.
Day 2
Leh to Sham Valley | Explore Borders of Leh City
Leh
  • Have breakfast and get ready for exploring the borders of Leh.
  • Depart towards the confluence of Zanskar-Indus rivers, a point where both the rivers meet each other.
  • After that, you'll be visiting holy Gurudwara Shri Pathar Sahib, SECMOL, Hall of Fame, and Spituk Gompa.
  • Post that, take a visit to iconic Magnetic Hill which is famous for its outright defiance of gravity.
  • Enjoy an overnight stay at Leh.
Day 3
Leh to Nubra Valley via Khardung-La Pass | A Drive to the World’s Highest Motorable Road (18000 ft.)
Nubra Valley
  • Post breakfast, gear up for experience ultimate adventure.
  • Drive through the Khardung-La Pass, the world's highest motorable pass located at an elevation of 18380 ft above sea level.
  • Enjoy the white sand dunes while taking a ride on the double hump camels on your way to camp.
  • Reach the camp and enjoy an overnight stay.
  • If the time permits, take the visit to Diskit Monastery.
Day 4
Nubra Valley to Pangong Lake | Relive the Bollywood Moments
Pangong Tso
  • After breakfast, take a ride to Pangong Lake, the world's highest saltwater lake located on the border of India-China.
  • The stunning view of Chang Chenmo mountain ranges will force you to click some amazing pictures on your way to Pangong via Shyok.
  • Reach Pangong and enjoy an overnight stay.
Day 5
Pangong Lake to Leh | Excursion to Rancho School
Leh
  • During your way back to Leh, take the route that passes through Chang-La, the world's third-highest motorable pass.
  • Take a visit to Thiksey Gompa, one of the largest gompas in Ladakh, and Shey Gompa & Palace that features a copper statue of Shakyamuni Buddha.
  • Reach Leh and enjoy an overnight stay there.
Day 6
Leh to Jispa | Pass through the World's Highest Passes
Jispa
  • After breakfast, start your journey towards Jispa 
  • Enjoy the singing of the Nakeela flowing right next to you
  • During the journey, Enjoy the ride through Gata Loops which is a series of 21 hairpin bends.
  • Explore this picturesque Himalayan village, before moving on to Zingzing Bar – one the highest roadside bars in the world.
  • Your next stop is Baralacha La. Standing at 16000 feet, you can enjoy the confluence of the 3 valleys
  • Enjoy your lunch at Bharatpur tent colony.
  • By evening reach Jispa & enjoy dinner around the bonfire.
  • Overnight stay at a campsite in Jispa.
Day 7
Jispa to Manali | Soak in the Dramatic Landscapes.
Manali
  • After breakfast, check your bikes and get briefed about the day tour.
  • Begin your journey towards Manali.
  • By afternoon, you'll reach Manali.
  • Take some rest and enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Manali.
  • Have dinner at the hotel and enjoy an overnight stay there.
Day 8
Departure from Manali | End of Trip With a Bag Full of Life Time Memories
Manali
  • Begin your day early with a delicious breakfast and proceed for check-out.
  • One can also visit Solang Valley and try out different adventurous sports activities like paragliding, Snow Scooter, Cable Car Ropeway, Skiing, and many more fun activities
  • This marks the end of your Leh Ladakh Tour
  • Have a great journey towards your hometown and leave with tons of memories

Select Package Option

Come with your own bike to Leh and get ready to explore the beauty of Leh and Manali with your fellow tour members. To ensure the safety of the participant, an oxygen cylinder and first aid are available during the tour. You'll also get a participation certificate.

Price Includes
  • Stay

    Standard accommodation on double sharing & triple sharing basis in Hotel/Camp at all places.

  • Meals

    Breakfast, and Dinner

  • Permits

    Assured inner permits for Pangong and Nubra

    Wildlife fee and Environmental fee

  • Activities

    Camping,

    Sightseeing, and

    Bonfire with music (whenever possible)

  • Tour Leader
Exclusions
  • Ticket

    All entry tickets for stupas, monasteries, sightseeing entry fees are not included in this package.


  • Taxes

Explore the charm of Leh and Manali with your friend or make someone your partner for the trip from the fellow tour members. To ensure the safety of the participant, an oxygen cylinder and first aid are available during the tour. You'll also get a participation certificate.

Price Includes
  • Stay

    Accommodation at all locations on a triple and double (for couples & special requests) sharing basis in Hotels/Camps

    Evening Bonfire (Wherever possible)

  • Meals

    Buffet breakfast and dinner on all days

  • Transfers

    Airport pick-up and drop off

    500cc Royal Enfield from Day 1 to Day 7(fuel and helmet are included)

    A 4x4 backup vehicle to carry your luggage, spare parts, and extra fuel

    Daily maintenance by an experienced mechanic

    Spare parts change in bike during the tour - front tube/rear tube/spark plug/clutch & brake wire/clutch & disc brake pads/engine oil/clutch plate

  • Permits

    Assured Inner-Line Permit fee for Pangong & Khardungla

    Wildlife Fee and Environmental Fee

    Ladakh Union Fee for restricted areas

  • Tour Leader

    Highly experienced tour leader on his Bike

    Mechanic with spare parts in backup vehicle

Exclusions
  • Ticket

    All entry tickets for stupas, monasteries, sightseeing entry fees are not included in this package.


  • Taxes

Explore the beauty of these 2 majestic cities, Leh and Manali. Ride solo and enjoy the breathtaking view of your surroundings. To ensure the safety of the participant, an oxygen cylinder and first aid are available during the tour. You'll also get a participation certificate.

Price Includes
  • Stay

    Accommodation at all locations on a triple and double (for couples & special requests) sharing basis in Hotels/Camps

    Evening Bonfire (Wherever possible)


  • Meals

    Buffet breakfast and dinner on all days

  • Transfers

    Airport pick up as per your flight timings

    350cc Royal Enfield from day 1 to day 7 for the tour(fuel and helmet included)

    A 4x4 backup vehicle to carry your luggage, spare parts, and extra fuel

    Daily maintenance by an experienced mechanic

    Spare parts change in the bike during the tour - front tube/rear tube/spark plug/clutch & brake wire/clutch & disc brake pads/engine oil/clutch plate


  • Tour Leader

    Experienced tour leader on a bike 


  • Permits

    Assured Inner-Line Permit fee for Pangong & Khardungla

    Wildlife Fee and Environmental Fee

    Ladakh Union Fee for restricted areas

Exclusions
  • Ticket

    All entry tickets for stupas, monasteries, sightseeing entry fees are not included in this package.


  • Taxes

More Details about Leh to Manali Bike Trip 2021

Know Before You Go for Leh to Manali Bike Trip 2021

  • For safety purposes, this activity is not recommended for women who are more than 3 months pregnant, anyone that has had major surgery, or has a broken leg/arm, has chronic back or neck pains, etc.
  • ID proof is mandatory for each individual guest at the time of booking, and also upon arrival. PAN card will not be considered as a valid address proof.
  • Drink a lot of water, as water helps in preventing Acute Mountain Sickness
  • Carry your riding gear with you
  • Carry enough cash, as the number of ATMs is less, and there are long queues at times.
  • All foreign nationals must share their passport and visa details at the time of booking, and also upon arrival.
  • Any breakage or damage of any items will be charged at actuals.
  • Participants must pay attention to the guidelines given by the instructor before and after the activity
  • Avoid consuming heavy food during the tour.
  • Any meals or transfers not mentioned in the itinerary are to be considered an exclusion in the deal.
  • Guidelines issued by the respective State-Government is to be followed. Social distancing to be maintained. Frequent hand sanitization and use of masks recommended

Things To Carry for Leh to Manali Bike Trip 2021

  • Warm clothes
  • Caps
  • Toilet paper & wipes
  • Back pack (50-60l)
  • Water bottle
  • Biking gears
  • Extra pair of socks
  • Fleece jackets and thermals
  • Hiking shoes
  • Mosquito & insect repellent

Tour Difficulty for Leh to Manali Bike Trip 2021

1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10

Leh to Manali Bike Trip 2021 Map

Starting Point
Leh
Leh, Himachal Pradesh 175035, India