Manali Leh Srinagar Bike Tour
Delhi – Manali – Sarchu – Leh – Khardung La Pass – Nubra Valley – Pangong Lake – Leh – Kargil – Sonamarg – Srinagar
If you are looking for a bike trip across Ladakh, then our 9 nights, 10 days Manali Leh Srinagar bike trip is the perfect choice for you. It is a perfect trip for thrill-seekers and avid travelers who wish to explore the popular attractions of Ladakh. During the Manali Leh Srinagar bike trip, you will start your journey from Delhi and start your bike tour from Manali. You will cross high-altitude mountain passes including Khardung La Pass, Tanglang La Pass, Lachung La Pass, Rohtang La Pass, and Chang La Pass. Visit some popular destinations including Sarchu, Pangong, Nubra Valley, Leh, and Kargil.
With us, you can explore the Himalayan region with utmost safety and comfort in well-sanitized accommodation and vehicles. Our Manali to Srinagar bike tour offers scrumptious meals, comfy stays, and bike rides. Contact us for more information and to book a tour with us!
0Day 0 : Delhi - Manali
Distance from Delhi to Manali: 530 km
Travel Time: 12 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
Your Delhi Manali Leh Srinagar bike trip starts during the night. You will report at the bus pickup point in the evening to board an overnight AC Volvo from Delhi to Manali. By morning, you will reach Manali, which is one of the most beautiful hill towns in Himachal Pradesh. Encompassed by lush greenery and picturesque mountain landscapes, Manali is a paradise for nature lovers and adventure enthusiasts.
Overnight stay on the bus from Delhi to Manali.
1Day 1 : Manali Local Tour
On your arrival in Manali, our tour representative will meet you at the bus stand and pick you up. You will have an assisted transfer to the pre-booked hotel. Check in to your hotel and unwind. Relax for a while and then you can go out to explore this scenic hill town on your own.
In the evening, get ready for your much-awaited motorbike trip. Get your wheels rolling on the winding roads of Manali The joy ride is coupled with the scenery of the mighty Himalayas on one side and untamed River Beas on the other. But be watchful of the tricky roads. After an exciting day, return to the hotel. You will also interact with fellow riders and get a brief introduction to the tour.
Savor the delectable dinner and sleep peacefully.
2Day 2 : Manali - Sarchu
Distance from Manali to Sarchu: 177 km
Travel Time: 5 hours 20 minutes (approx.)
Have a fulfilling breakfast, check out from the hotel, and get ready for the next destination of your Manali to Srinagar bike tour. Ride across Rohtang Pass at 13,058 feet and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. Continue your journey to Sarchu via Chandra Valley. En route, visit Suraj Tal and Deepak Tal. Cross Baralacha La Pass at 16,616 feet, which connects Lahaul district in Himachal Pradesh to Ladakh. Once reached Sarchu, settle down at the campsite and enjoy the beauty that surrounds you. Have dinner and revamp yourself for a long ride tomorrow with a sound sleep.
3Day 3 : Sarchu - Leh
Distance from Sarchu to Leh: 259 km
Travel Time: 6 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
Arise to a scrumptious breakfast, leave the campsite, and start riding towards Leh. Check your gears and start your Manali to Srinagar road trip. Today, we will proceed towards Leh and cross some of the high-altitude mountain passes of the world. En route, you will drive through Gata Loops, which are a series of 21 hairpin bends that takes you to Nakee La and then Lachung La Pass. These are the third and fourth highest passes on the Leh Manali route.
Moore Plains, Tanglang La Pass, Thiksey Monastery, and Shey Monastery are some of the major stopovers and attractions of the route. On your arrival in Leh, check in to your pre-booked stay and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure. Relish delightful dinner and spend a comfortable overnight at Leh.
4Day 4 : Leh Local
On the 4th day of the tour, wake up to a scrumptious breakfast and get ready for the local sightseeing tour in Leh. You will cover some of the popular attractions of the city including Shanti Stupa, which is a white-domed stupa and possesses the remnants of the Buddha at its base, preserved by the 14th Dalai Lama. The rest of the day is at your leisure and you can indulge in outdoor activities of your choice. You can visit Leh market and spend some time in the vibrant cafe while munching on local delicacies. Afterward, return to the hotel for a delicious dinner and get a comfortable sleep.
5Day 5 : Leh - Khardungla Pass - Nubra Valley
Distance from Leh to Nubra: 116 km
Travel Time: 4 to 05 hours (approx.)
On the 5th day of the Leh Ladakh bike tour, have a toothsome breakfast and then check-out from the hotel to start your today's bike tour to Nubra Valley. En route, you will cross Khardung La Pass which is one of the highest mountain passes in the world. Soak in the scenic beauty of snow-capped mountains and click some pictures. Later, proceed towards Nubra Valley. Upon your arrival, visit Diskit Monastery. This is the oldest and largest monastery of Nubra Valley. From the top of the complex, you can admire the panoramic view of the region and the breathtaking beauty of the valley. Then, proceed towards your camp and complete the check-in formalities.
Relax for a while and then go for a camel ride at Hunder Sand Dunes. Return to the camp afterward and savor the delectable dinner at the hotel. Overnight stay in Nubra Valley.
6Day 6 : Nubra Valley - Pangong Lake
Distance from Nubra to Pangong: 240 km
Travel Time: 6 hours 40 minutes (approx.)
Arise on a beautiful day in Nubra Valley. After having a fulfilling breakfast, pack your bags and check out from your camps. Start your bike trip from Nubra to Pangong Lake via Shyok. Pangong Lake is one of the most beautiful and high-altitude lakes in India. The two-third of the lake is situated in China. It is located in protected areas due to which tourists require Inner Line Permit to visit there. This emerald-blue crystal clear lake is also home to migratory birds. On arrival, check-in at the camps and unwind. In the evening, you can visit the lake and soak in the ethereal beauty of the pristine surroundings.
Return to the camp and have a delicious dinner. Overnight stay at the camp near Pangong Lake.
7Day 7 : Pangong Lake - Changla La - Leh
Distance from Pangong to Leh: 223 km
Travel Time: 6 hours 20 minutes (approx.)
On the 7th day of the Leh Ladakh bike tour, wake up early in the morning and visit the lake to spot some exotic species of birds. Also, enjoy the beautiful sunrise that enhances the charm of the snow-capped peaks and glistening lake. Later, visit the camp and have a delicious breakfast. Pack your bags and start your bike trip to Leh via Chang La Pass. Perched at an altitude of 5,391 m above sea level, Chang La Pass connects Leh with the Shyok River Valleys. Enjoy the road trip and admire the stunning views en route.
Upon your arrival in Leh, check-in at the hotel and relax for a while. In the evening, you can visit Shanti Stupa and Leh Main Market. You can buy some souvenirs for yourself and your loved ones. Return to the hotel for a healthy meal and restful sleep.
8Day 8 : Leh - Lamayuru - Kargil
Distance from Leh to Kargil : 220km
Travel Time: 4 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
The next destination on your bike tour from Manali to Srinagar via Leh is Kargil. Kick start your bike and start riding towards Kargil, the second largest town in Ladakh after Leh. On the way, visit Lamayuru, which is renowned as the 'Moonland of Ladakh'. Also, stop by Magnetic Hill, Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, and the Hall of Fame Museum. Continue your drive and cross Fotu La Pass and Namik La Passes on the route. By evening, reach Kargil and complete the check-in formalities at the hotel. Rest for some time and then you can visit Suru River, on the bank of which Kargil is situated. Later, savor dinner and hop onto the bed for a comfy sleep.
9Day 9 : Kargil - Zojila Pass - Sonmarg
Distance from Kargil to Sonmarg: 125 km
Travel Time: 05 to 06 HRS hours, approx.)
After a healthy breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed from Kargil to Sonamarg. En route, cross Zoji La Pass, located at an altitude of 3,528 m above sea level. Also, pass through Drass Village, the second coldest inhabited place in the world. Enjoy the magnificent view of the famous peaks of the Kargil, which India recaptured during the Kargil War of 1999 from the Vijay War Memorial Hall. Continue your drive and reach Sonamarg by evening and complete the check-in formalities. After bike riding for an entire day, have a delightful dinner and hop onto the bed to rejuvenate your mind and body with a relaxing sleep at the hotel.
PS: bike ride will finish here.
10Day 10 : Sonmarg - Srinagar Departure
After such an exciting journey across Manali, Leh, and Srinagar, it is time to say goodbye and head back home. So, after a leisurely breakfast, proceed towards Srinagar airport by a local cab or bus (by sharing basis one time). Catch the flight for your onward destination with a bag full of happy memories and interesting stories for a lifetime!
PS: we would suggest that guests should book the afternoon flight from Srinagar.