A Leh bike trip is a thrilling adventure that takes you through some of the most spectacular
landscapes in the Indian Himalayas. The trip typically involves riding a motorcycle from
the town of Leh in the northernmost part of India and passing through high-altitude mountain
passes, beautiful valleys, and remote villages. The best time to undertake this trip is between
June and September when the weather is pleasant, and the roads are open. The route passes
through several high-altitude mountain passes such as Khardung La, which is considered the
worlds highest motorable pass, and offers breathtaking views of snow-capped mountains and
beautiful valleys. The route also takes you through several remote villages and towns, where
you can experience the local culture and cuisine. Overall, a Leh bike trip is an unforgettable
adventure that offers a unique experience of nature, culture, and adventure.
What is included in the tour
- Lead Biker with Bike
- Service Back up Vehicle with Mechanic and Helper
- Accommodation as per below-mentioned hotels/camps or similar category
- Dinner and breakfast at all the places
- First-Aid Kit and Oxygen Cylinder
- Inner Line Permit
What is NOT included in the tour
- GST @ 5%
- Enroute Lunch, Beverages, Snacks, Minibar etc.
- Any Adventure activity, Safari or adventure activity unless specified in inclusions.
- Monument entry, Guide fee etc.
- Any other sight-seeing other than mentioned in the itinerary.
- Anything not mentioned in the inclusion.
Day 1: ARRIVAL AT LEH
Day 2: LEH
Day 3: LEH TO NUBRA VALLEY
Day 4: NUBRA TO PANGONG
Day 5: PANGONG TO LEH
Day 6: DEPARTURE DAY
Day 1: ARRIVAL AT LEH
Arrive at Leh. After a meet and greet check in to the hotel. Take some rest and fresh up. The
afternoon we will give you a brief description of an upcoming journey and will handover you
the bikes. Then we will ride for a sightseeing tour in Leh so that you can get used to your bikes.
Later come back to the hotel. Relaxed and overnight stay.
Day 2: LEH
Highlights- Sham Valley, Hall of Fame, Spituk Gompa, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Magnetic Hill,
Wake up to a beautiful morning in the mountains and have a hearty breakfast. Get ready for an
adventurous ride to Sham Valley which is beautifully nestled around the Srinagar - Leh
highway. Start off the sightseeing by paying homage to the martyrs of the Indo-Pak War at
the Hall of Fame. Visit the Spituk Gompa which also has a museum on the premises housing
ancient masks, weapons and Thangkas (Buddhist Paintings). Enjoy delicious langar
at Gurudwara Pathar Sahib and know the story behind the construction of this Gurudwara by
the army. Another interesting place to visit today is Magnetic Hill, a small stretch of the road
that defies the law of gravity. Visit Indus Sangam Viewpoint to watch the confluence of Zanskar
and Indus Rivers. Visit SECMOL which is the real 3-idiots school. After a day filled with fun and
adventure, return back to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay in Leh.
Day 3: LEH - NUBRA VALLEY
Distance- 160 Kms
Duration- 5 Hrs
Highlights- Khardung La, Diskit Monastery, Nubra Valley
The Leh to Nubra Valley drive is a popular tourist route in Ladakh, India. The road trip is
approximately 160 kilometers long and takes around 4-5 hours to complete, depending on the
road conditions and traffic. The journey begins in Leh, the largest town in Ladakh, which is
located at an altitude of 3,500 meters. The road winds its way through the scenic Khardung La
pass, which is one of the highest motorable roads in the world at an altitude of 5,359 meters.
From Khardung La, the road descends into the picturesque Nubra Valley, which is known for its
sand dunes, double-humped Bactrian camels, and ancient monasteries. The valley is located at
an average altitude of 3,048 meters and is surrounded by snow-capped mountains. Along the
way, there are several small villages and towns where you can stop for refreshments or to take
in the local culture. Some of the notable attractions in the area include the Diskit Monastery,
which houses a 32-meter-tall statue of Maitreya Buddha, and the Hunder Sand Dunes, where
you can take a camel ride. Overall, the Leh to Nubra Valley drive is a scenic and adventurous
journey that offers a unique glimpse into the rugged beauty of the Himalayan region.
Day 4: NUBRA - PANGONG
Distance- 278 Kms
Duration- 8 Hrs
Highlights- Pangong Lake
As the morning light starts to filter through, we prepare ourselves for an exciting journey from
Nubra Valley to Pangong Lake, which adds a stunning charm to Leh. En route, we will pass by
the picturesque Shyaok Village, and take in the breathtaking views of the glistening shores of
the worlds highest saltwater lake. The tranquil blue hues of the lake will leave you spellbound,
and you have ample opportunities to capture some stunning photographs. As the day winds
down, we gather around a cozy bonfire to soak in some warmth and make unforgettable
memories. We have arranged an overnight stay amidst the serene beauty of nature to ensure
that you have a peaceful and rejuvenating experience.
Day 5: PANGONG - LEH
Distance- 227 Kms
Duration- 6 Hrs
Highlights- Chang La
The drive from Pangong Lake to Leh is a popular tourist attraction that offers some of the most
stunning views of the Indian Himalayas. The distance between Pangong Lake and Leh is
approximately 227 km, and the drive usually takes around 5-6 hours, depending on the road
conditions and weather. The drive from Pangong Lake to Leh takes you through high-altitude
mountain passes such as Chang La, which is the third-highest motorable pass in the world, and
offers breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. The route also passes
through several small villages and towns, where you can experience the local culture and
cuisine. The road from Pangong Lake to Leh is well-maintained, but it can be narrow and
winding at times. It is important to drive carefully and follow all traffic rules to ensure a safe
and enjoyable journey. Overall, the drive from Pangong Lake to Leh is a memorable experience
that offers a glimpse of the natural beauty and cultural diversity of the Indian Himalayas.
Day 6: DEPARTURE DAY
In the morning, wake up and have breakfast. Following that, return your bike and check out of
the hotel. You can either freely explore the city on your own or catch a flight back to Delhi.
1. We invite participants from all around the country. We encourage the participants with bikes only. Motorbike Ladakh is a self-drive expedition & is not aimed at providing a taxi or a car with driver. Extremely exceptional cases will be treated with special considerations & will entail extra costs over & above the price specified in this document.
2. All ‘driving’ participants must have a valid Indian driving license or an international driving license valid in India. We may at our discretion accept or reject any application.
3. There will be no refund for any service unveiled.
4. Any Bike can be used for participation. The vehicle must be in good condition mechanically. The condition of the brakes, tires, battery, clutch plates must be in reasonably good condition. The vehicle must have all the required documents that prove it can be legally driven on Indian roads and all permits should be in place. If the owner of the vehicle is not a participant, a letter of authority for use of the vehicle needs to be provided.
5. Safekeeping of the participants’ vehicle, belongings or any personal items would be the sole responsibility of the participant.
6. Vehicle mileage and fueling needs of the vehicle should be taken care by the participant, as extra fuel would not be carried by our team.
7. Our company would not be held responsible for any changes to the itinerary, amendments or exclusions to the expedition plan and will not be liable for any costs or claims arising from the same, if the changes or exclusions have been the direct or indirect result of a natural disasters, accidents, severe weather changes, or govt or military actions. Our crew will go the extra mile in accommodating any such event, to ensure minimum impact to our clients. And as far as reasonably possible, we will look to partially refund in case the expedition is cut short because of such reasons, in the number of activities or the number of days as outlined in this document.
8. The recovery vehicle & the car mechanic support is provided as part of the expedition. Not included in this service, are any costs attributable to vehicle repair which is carried out anywhere else than the place of breakdown, or which cannot be reasonably carried out by our recovery vehicle & mechanic at the time/place of breakdown. For eg. if there is a major incident like the axle breaks. If the mechanic is not able to repair the vehicle, then it will have to be sent to the nearest workshop. Spare parts cost is also not included.
9. The medical equipment’s & personnel support is provided as part of the expedition. Not included in this service are any costs attributable to treatment of sickness/ill-health, which cannot be reasonably treated by our expedition medical professional or using our expedition medical supplies, or which is carried out anywhere else than place of occurrence of ill-health or sickness. Our crew team will go beyond their contractual obligation & will aim to provide extended assistance in taking care of the participant’s vehicle & transporting the participant to a safe place where the participant will get good medical help. Cost arising of such incidents would have to be borne by the participants, with WA having no liability
10. Limitation of Liability: These terms and conditions govern the relation between you, the participant and WA (Wanderers Adventure). You will be bound by these terms and conditions upon joining this expedition. WA responsibility would be limited because of the fact that we liaise with 3rd parties such as hotels, adventure sports companies and other such companies for various arrangements for this expedition.