Ladakh18 days

Day Detail Distance
Day 01 Delhi to Chandigarh

Arrive Delhi late night / early morning . Drive straight from airport to Chandigarh,

Check in & intro to bikes later in the day.

300 kms
Day 02 Chandigarh to Chindi

Early morning departure for Chindi via Shimla, Tattapani, Naldhera. Scenic ride through hilly mountainous countryside.

200 kms
Day 03 Chindi to Manali

Depart for Manali via Rohanda, Chail Chowk, Pundoh & Kullu. Arrive early evening & check in. Evening free to wander in local market.

220 kms
Day 04 Manali

Short ride to Naggar & back.

Day 05 Manali to Keylong

Depart for Keylong via Rohtang pass ( 4000 m ) & Khoksar. We climb up to 4000 m & then descend to 3300m for our overnight halt

125 kms
Day 06 Keylong to Sarchu

Todays ride will take you over Baralacha Pass at 4900 m & the beginning of the cold desert. Overnight in tented accommodation at Sarchu at a height of 4300 m.

120 kms
Day 07 Sarchu to Tso Kar

Continue in the cold desert to Tso Kar lake & meadows via Lachlangla Pass ( 5200 m ), Pang & the More Plains. These are 50 kms of dead straight plains at a height of 4600 m. Just before Tanglang La we turn right to Tso Kar for our overnight camp.

97 kms
Day 08 Tso Kar to Leh

Fairly long drive today over  the high pass of Tanglang La ( 5300 m). Beautifully coloured rock formations at Lato sculptured out by the strong winds in this region. Overnight in Leh.

170 kms
Day 09 Leh

Visit Hemis Monastery & Thiksey monastery. Evening free

Day 10 Leh to Nubra

Today you will travel over Khardongla, the highest motorable pass in the world at 5600 m & cross over into the Nubra Valley. This is an actual sandy desert with dunes & camels at a height of 3500m on the old trading route from India to Central Europe. Overnight in hotel

135 kms
Day 11 Nubra

After a morning visit to Panamik, the last access point on this road & the hot springs there, visit The Tantrik Monastery in Diskit, Visit School in Diskit run for orphans & the poor

Day 12 Nubra to Leh

Return to Leh via Khardongla ( 5600m ) arriving early afternoon. Evening free to wander the market & take in the local atmosphere

135 kms
Day 13 Leh to Alchi

Today we take the Leh / Srinagar road towards Alchi for our night halt at the fixed camp at Alchi. The route takes us past the confluence of the Zanskar river & the Indus river at Nimoo. En route visit Likir monastery Monastery, which has a large statue of Maitrya Buddha. Evening visit Alchi Monastery, which has a unique blend of Kashmiri & Hindu architecture, Built in the 11th century

140 kms
Day 14 Alchi to Leh

We return to leh with an early start, after visiting Alchi monastery.

140 kms
Day 15 Leh to Pangong

Early start for Pangong Lake via Changla Pass at 5200m. This is the largest salt water lake in Asia measuring  140 kms , at 4400 meters, & is well known for its colourful rocks & fossils. Overnight in tented accommodation

150 kms
Day 16 Pangong to Leh

Retrace our steps back to Leh for overnight halt

150 kms
Day 17 Leh to Delhi to Agra

We take the early morning flight out to Delhi & proceed to Agra by road. Evening visit the Taj Mahal & later free for shopping & visit to the local markets

230 kms
Day 18 Agra to Delhi

Leisurely departure for Delhi

230 kms