Event Address: Delhi, India
Description: Traveling through high passes, serene lakes, ancient monasteries, listening to the tranquil sound of chants, feeling the chill in the air and smile on your face these are some of the experiences we promise you on a road trip you will remember for the rest of your life.
Come & experience a visual delight for your soul and body as we lazily ride through long and winding roads. Come and get Lead with us on a journey across cultures so diverse and land so different.
Day 0: Delhi-Manali
An overnight journey from Delhi to Manali in Semi Sleeper Volvo Bus.
Day 1: Manali
After months of preparation and years of planning, the time has arrived to go on a trip of a lifetime. Arrive in Manali one of the most beautiful hill stations in North India and a gateway for trekking, skiing, backpacking. Unpack and soak in this beauty of this hustling and bustling hill station. Our team will meet you in the evening so that we get to know each other and group formation and rules for the trip will be explained.
Day 2: Manali-Jispa
The time arrives to answer the call of the mountains and with Dug Dug Dugsound of our pipes, we are off for the epic road trip. Today will be the 1st day when we will start riding on the famous Manali-Leh highway, every riders dream. Enroute we will be passing the mighty Rohtang La which on any given day will test your riding skills. We will be crossing Koksar and Tandi (Last
petrol pump on Manali-Leh Highway). Do not forget to fill up your tanks. Finally, we will unpack at Jispa a beautiful little hamlet in the lap of Himalayas.
Day 3: Jispa-Tso Kar
Start early as today will be tough riding day will lot of water crossing, unpaved roads. Your riding skills will be put to the sternest of tests today. En route we will cross Zing Zing Bar, Suraj Tal, Baralacha La. You will be astonished to see Sarchu a tent city in the middle of nowhere. We will be passing through Gata Loops and finally reaching Pang by afternoon. After witnessing the beauty and vastness of Moore Plains we will take a detour to Tso Kar. Overnight stay at Tso Kar.
Day 4: Tso Kar-Leh
Get up and ride to Leh today. By today nomads must be feeling the high of the Himalayas. Lazily riding through the winding roads our caravan will witness many wonders of Manali-Leh Highway today. We will be passing through Moore Plains (an amazing landscape with 40 km of the straight road at height of 4500mts), Tanglang La (second highest pass). Enroute Leh we will take you to Thiksey Monastery and show famous 3 Idiots School. Reach Leh in the evening and the rest of the time is free to check out the local markets. Sleep with pride and give a pat on your back for completing the Manali-Leh Highway.
Day 5: Leh-Hunder (Nubra Valley)
Finally, the day has arrived to ride to the highest motorable road in the world. Yes, the time has come to live the dream and nomads are at Khardung La (18380ft). The caravan moves ahead to what lies beyond and will reach Nubra valley, another spectacle of nature. Desert, mountains, river all at the same place and this is what makes Nubra Valley so special. Nomads can get face to face with Bactrian camels, friends of the earliest nomads. We will seek the blessing of Maitreya Buddha
(100ft High) at Diskit Gompa the oldest & largest gompa in Nubra valley.
Day 6: Hunder-Pangong Tso
The nomadic caravan will start its journey to Pangong Tso one of the most beautiful lakes in the world. Today we will ride on the most remote route of the trip. With various water crossings, riding on dry riverbeds, smooth tarmac and roads which are virtually non- existent it is going to be one epic riding day. All our tiredness will go away on the view of majestic Pangong Tso. Camping beside the lake with only basic necessities will be a lifetime experience.
Event Start Date: Aug 15, 2019 08:00 pm
Event End Date: Aug 24, 2019 10:00 pm