Leh Ladakh Bike Trip: Things to Know Before You Start Your Trip

Leh Ladakh Bike Trip

If your bike is your first love and companion in your life, then you must take your beauty out of the bustle of the city, mountains and lush greenery which has some of the richest trails and mountain ranges in India. Considered one of the most difficult routes for bikers to ride, the Manali to Leh bike trip is also known to be one of the most satisfying, which includes a beautiful valley at Manali and  a magnificent peak at Leh. Your bike trip to Leh Ladakh  is insufficient without keeping these tips in mind as it will make your trip a successful trip with the best essential factors in mind. 

Leh Ladakh trip highlights

  • Drive to Jispa, via Rohtang Pass 
  • Thiksey and Shey Monastery, Leh 
  • Shopping in Leh Bazaars 
  • Visit  the beautiful Pangong Lake 
  • Ride  the famous pass from Khardung La  
  • Admire the breathtaking scenery 
  • Ride the winding roads of the Kullu Valley 
  • Ride over the Baralachha pass to reach the campsite at Sarchu 

About the region 

Jammu, Kashmir and also Ladakh cover most of the northern Himalayan region, which has a landscape and moonscape like no other. It is above all a journey with the wind in your face, spiced with adventure, nature and culture, in some of the most beautiful and even the most difficult regions of the world. 

Leh – Ladakh is the land of abundant beauty and  soul touching experiences. These are experiences that will allow you to connect for yourself and  the wondrous visions are also such that you will surely enjoy them all your life.Now that you’re well equipped with everything you need, get ready for an exciting journey! 

Perfect time to go Leh Ladakh by bike 

The Perfect to go for a Leh Ladakh bike trip is from  June to September. These months allow bikers to experience the best of Ladakh as long as they enjoy their bike trip to Lahaul and Spiti. However, most of the bikers love to start the new year with this crazy bike trip as Ladakh offers magnificent sights which can be enjoyed all year round except during the  monsoon season. 

Ideal Duration for Ladakh Bike Tour 

The days required for the Ladakh bike tour totally depends on the route you take and what you want to cover on your expedition. Although you can start your bike tour from Delhi, you have the option to start your exciting expedition from Manali or fly to Leh and also start your Ladakh bike tour. 

For a bike tour in Ladakh from Delhi, the time required  would be 1518 days, while from Manali you can cover many areas in 10 days.If you fly to Leh and start your bike tour later, it will definitely take you 78 days to have an unforgettable experience.  

So, depending on the route you have chosen and the places where you want to stop, a scenic motorcycle tour in Ladakh lasts 718 days. 

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Best Routes for Leh Ladakh bike Tour (Itinerary) 

Route: 1 

Delhi – Srinagar(J&K) – Leh – Manalii 

Total Distance: 2200 Km (approximate value) 

Best Time to Visit: June to October 

Road Map : Delhi – Ludhiana – Jalandhar – Jammu – Srinagar(J&K) – Kargil – Leh – Hunder – Pangong – Karu – Sarchuu – Manalii. 

 Day 1: Delhi to Jammu 

 Day 2: Jammu – Srinagar 

 Day 3: Srinagar 

 Day 4: Srinagar to Kargil 

 Day 5: Kargil to Leh 

 Day 6: Leh and surroundings 

 Day 7: Leh – Khardunglaa – Diskit – Hunder 

 Day 8: Hunter – Nubra Valley 

 Day 9: Nubra – Pangong Tso 

 Day 10: Pangong – Karu 

 Day 11: Karu – Sarchu 

 Day 12: Sarchu – Manali 

 Day 13: Manali – Delhi. 

Route: 2 

Delhi – Manali – Leh – Delhi 

Total distance: 2300 Km (approximate value) 

Best time to Start trip : June to September 

Route map : Delhi – Manalii – Sarchuu – Pangong – Leh – Khardunglaa – Hunder – Nubra – Pangong – Leh – Kargil – Srinagar(J&K) – Jammu – Delhi. 

 Day 1: Delhi to Manali 

 Day 2: Manali – Sarchu 

 Day 3: Sarchu – Pangong – Leh 

 Day 4: Leh 

 Day 5: Leh – Khardunglaa – Hunder 

 Day 6: Hunder – Nubra 

 Day 7: Nubra – Pangong 

 Day 8: Pangong – Leh 

 Day 10: Leh – Kargil 

 Day 11: Kargil – Srinagar 

 Day 12: Srinagar 

 Day 13: Srinagar – Jammu 

 Day 14: Jammu – Delhi

This Is road Map and Time you can Assume Because it all depends Upon How You Ride And also Depend person To person capability to ride because When you have keep Mind With all Safety Measures You can Ride Harsly.

Also Note that In some area of ladakh You Will need permit To visit So Make sure to get the perimission online or with any travel guide the areas which need permit like  Nubra Valley, Khardung La, Pangong Tso, Tso Moriri, Dah, Hans Towns, Man, Merak, Nyoma, Loma Bend, Turtuk, Tyakshi, Chusul, Hanle, Miner La, Tangyar (for trekking only).

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