Cycle Tour No.3 [Manali-Leh]
Day 01: Arrive Delhi:
Upon arrival pick-up and transfer to hotel. Overnight hotel.
Day 02: Delhi Sightseeing:
After breakfast at hotel Delhi sightseeing visit Swainarayan Akshardham Temple, World Peace Pagoda, Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Chadani Chowk, and Gandhi Memorial, Rest of the time at Connaught Palace. Overnight hotel.
Day 03: Delhi - Manali drive 575km/12hrs
After early breakfast at hotel drive to Manali. On Arrival Manali Checkin at hotel. Overnight hotel.
Day 04: Manali-sightseeing
After breakfast at hotel assemble your cycle. Free to explore the city as well as to set your Bikes ready for the spectacular Trans-Himalayan mountain Bike covering. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 05: Manali - Khoksar (57kms)
Morning after breakfast start cycling to reach Khoksar via Rothang pass (3980 mt), the first of the high passes links Kulu Valley and Lahaul-Spiti Valley . Arrive Khoksar (3140 M) a bleak and wind swept place. Dinner and overnight stay in tents.
Day 06: Khoksar - Tandi (49kms)
Morning after breakfast start cycling to reach Tandi along Chandra river. Arrive Tandi and overnight stay in Tents.
Day 07: Tandi - Darcha (43kms)
Morning after breakfast start cycling to reach Darcha. Enroute stop at Gondhala to see the ancient Gondhala Fort., pass by Keylong (3348 M), an oasis of green fields, through Jispa (3142 M) where you can visit a newly built monastery which was specially built for H.H. the Dalai Lama and later in the evening arrive at Darcha which is situated in a very beautiful, wide and open landscape. Overnight stay in Tents.
Day 08: Darcha - Midway Camp (35kms)
Morning after breakfast start cycling to reach the Midway Camp, passing through Patseo (3 811 M) which has a very beautiful and big green pasture land. Arrive the Intermediary Camp and overnight stay in Tents.
Day 09: Midway Camp - Sarchu (40kms)
Morning after breakfast start cycling to reach Sarchu, the border of Himachal and Jammu and Kashmir States . Arrive Sarchu (4253 M) for dinner and overnight stay in Tents.
Day 10: Sarchu - Baralachala (55kms)
Morning after breakfast start cycling to Baralachala. Arrive the Intermediary Camp II near Lachung La for dinner and overnight stay in Tents.
Day 11: Baralachala - Pang (35kms)
Morning after breakfast start cycling to reach Pang, enroute stop for a while at Lachulung La top (5065 M) the third pass is reached after crossing the Tsarap Chu river. Arrive Pang which serves as a popular lunch stop. You will find many small parachute-made restaurants served by local Ladakhi women. Dinner and overnight stay in Tents.
Day 12: Pang - Taglang La (63kms)
Morning after breakfast start cycling to reach Taglang La. You will cycle down from of the longest plain belt at More plains. A gradual climb leads upto the Taglang Pass (5328 M), the 2nd highest motorable road. Cross over the pass and overnight stay in Tents by a samll stream at the base.
Day 13: Taglang La - Upshi (54kms)
Overnight stay in Tents.
Day 14: Upshi - Leh (60kms)
Morning after breakfast start cycling to reach Leh, the Capital of Ladakh. Enroute visit Hemis Gompa, Thiksay Gompa and the ancient palace of Shey . Arrive Leh by evening and check into Hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 15: Leh- sightseeing
After breakfast at hotel morning visit to Sankar monastery, Shanti Stupa and Leh Palace . Afternoon free at leisure. Evening Traditional Folk dances of Ladakh. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 16: Leh- Sightseeing
Morning after breakfast visit to Stok Palace and museum. The Palace which is still the Royal residence of Stok has an impressive museum displaying ancient heritage of Ladakh. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 17: Leh - Delhi-connecting flight to onward destination
Morning after breakfast transfer to the airport in time to board the flight for Delhi .On arrival transit to flight for onward destination.Trip ends here
1. All accommodation on breakfast,Lunch and dinner basis in twin sharing room ( Buffet breakfast & dinner)
2. One Car /jeep with top carrier. The car will be for whole trip from airport pick-up to airport drop,So that you can use car every where in the city for city sightseeing and in the midway encase if you feel tiredness while bicycling trip. We will give you English speaking driver cum escort who will assist you on midway and will follow you.
3. English speaking city guide in each city for city sightseeing.
Cost Doesn't Includes
1. Entrance fee of the city monuments
2. Any room services or alchohlic drinks
3. Nature of all drinks, tips, Laundry etc