HIGHLANDS OF LADAKH, GOMPAS, PASSES & LAKES

HIGHLANDS OF LADAKH, GOMPAS, PASSES & LAKES

HIGHLANDS OF LADAKH, GOMPAS, PASSES & LAKES

ABOUT THE TOUR:

A 10 days tour to the highlands of Ladakh including 8 days of riding to some of spell binding sights. A captivating and engaging tour which presents you with varied colours of Ladakh mountains, its villages, high mountain passes and azure lakes.  We ride to centuries old monasteries, we ride through villages, vast Tibetan plateau tops, remote valleys and beautiful lakes. Every riders dream run and on their bucket list, hope its on your list too. 

 

HIGHEST ALTITUDE GAINED: Khardung La 5600 m

 

PLACES COVERED: Leh, Hemis Monastery, Shey Palace, Thiksey, Likir Gompa, Alchi Monastery, Lamayuru, Khardung La Pass, Nubra Valley, Deskit, Hundur, Pangong Lake, Tsokhar Lake, Tsomoriri Lake  

 

OPERATIONAL PERIOD: 1st June to 15th September

 

DETAILED PROGRAMME

 

Day 01: Arrive Leh 

Meet on arrival at airport and transfer to hotel. Today is a complete day free for acclimatization. Evening free to enjoy a walk around Leh market or visit the Leh Palace or enjoy sunset from Shanti Stupa. Overnight at hotel. 

 

Day 02: In Leh

Morning after breakfast we start our ride to visit Shey Palace, Thiksey monastery and Hemis monastery. We return back to Leh enroute visiting Stok Palace & Museum. Overnight at hotel. 

 

Day 03: Leh/Lamayuru/ Alchi (160 kms)

Post breakfast we start our ride to Sham valley. We witness the confluence of Zanskar & Indus valley at Nimmu and continue further to Likir monastery. After the visit we continue over the highlands of Sham valley to Temisgang from where we descend down to meet the main highway and visit Lamayuru monastery, one of largest and important monastery of Ladakh. After the visit we ride to Alchi village and check in at hotel. Evening visit more than 1000 yrs old Alchi monastery. Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 04: Alchi/ Leh (70 kms)

Morning free to explore the surroundings. Later ride back to Leh enroute visiting Phyang & Spituk monasteries. On arrival check in and overnight at hotel.

 

Day 05: Leh/ Nubra via Khardungla (130 kms)

Today after breakfast at your hotel ride to Nubra valley via the famed Khardungla pass (5600 m), which was once the highest motorable pass in the world. Later ride to Nubra valley, take photoshots enroute. The natural home of double hump bacterial camel and famous old silk route, enjoy a small camel ride at the sand dunes. On arrival check in at camp. Evening explore Hunder village. Overnight stay at camp at Hunder.

 

Day 06 Nubra/ Shyok/ Pangong Lake (140 kms)

Today after breakfast we leave for yet another mesmerizing ride to follow Shyok river to reach Pangong Lake (4250 m). Arrive Pangong, which is the highest salt water Lake in the World, shared by two countries India & China. Enjoy the beauty of the lake. Overnight in camp.

 

Day 07: Pangong/Tsokhar Lake (200 kms)

Today enjoy the scenic ride to Tsokkar Lake crossing over Chang La (5160 m) to reach Upshi. From here we start our ascend upto Tanglang La (5328 m) and then onwards to Tsokhar Lake. At an altitude of 4520 metres this is one of the most amazing high altitude lakes in the Ruspshu Nomadic belt. This crystal clear lake is a protected bird sanctuary and home to thousands of migratory bird including the endangered black necked crane. Walk around the lake and explore Tsokhar village. Overnight in tents.

 

Day 08: Tsokhar/Tsomoriri Lake (122 kms)

After breakfast ride to Tsomoriri lake at an altitude of 4522 m lies in Changthang Plateau and beautifully placed lined with mountain range. The lake and surrounding area are protected as the Tso Moriri Wetland Conservation Reserve. On arrival check in at camp. Evening visit Karzok village and monastery. Overnight in tents.

 

Day 09: Tsomoriri/ Leh (240 kms)

Today post breakfast we start our ride back to Leh. We meet the highway crossing Indus river at Mahe and from here riding along the river down the valley to Upshi and further to arrive at Leh. On arrival check in and overnight at hotel.

 

Day 10: Depart Leh 

Morning in time transfer to Leh airport for flight to Delhi. 

ADVENTURE DATES

GROUP 1                        6 – 15  JUL 2024

GROUP 2                        27 JUL – 5 AUG 2024

GROUP 3                        7 - 16 SEP 2024

 

PRICES

Rider                             USD 1625

Pillion                            USD 1125  

 

The above price is on per person twin sharing basis. If you wish to have your own independent room USD 390 would be the supplement 


PRIVATE TOURS

These tours can also be organised as private tours for you alone, a couple, group of friends or a motorcycle club. We can tailor-make the tour as per your wishes & desires. If you wish to add few more days or add a shorten the length of rides or take an extension tour to view Taj Mahal or Jaipur or a beach holiday to Goa. Let us know your requirement and we would be delighted to work out a memorable adventure specially for you. 

 

What’s Included 

 Transfers to/from Airport and Hotel
 Accommodation on twin sharing basis in comfort category hotels/ guests houses/ camps/ tents 

 Breakfast and Dinner during the tour 

 Royal Enfield Himalayan or Scram 411 cc

 All Fuel for the ride 
 English speaking guide
 First Aid Box and Oxygen on high altitude adventures
 Mechanics with all necessary spare parts
 Support vehicles to carry your luggage, spare, extra fuel
 Permits & environment fees for restricted areas
 All entrance fees to places of visit

 Presently applicable taxes

 

What’s Not Included

 Any flight international or domestic 

 Travel Insurance 

 Personal expenses

 Tips

 Alcoholic drinks

 Anything not mentioned in price include column

 

Booking Your Riding Seat & Payment

USD 500 deposit must be made at the time of booking to enable us hold your seat on confirmed basis. Balance payment would have to be made maximum 8 weeks before the tour start date. 

 

For other Terms & Conditions please write to us at info@himalayanmotorbike.com or whatspp on +919418005235