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Duration: 12 Days
Location: Manali, Pangong Lake, Nubra Valley, Monasteries & Khardungla Top (Highest Motor-able road in the World)
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Ladakh By Motor Cycle (FDINMT001)

About the Expedition

Himalayas has invoked an “image” of snow covered peaks, alpine green valley’s and high altitude passes. Our Motor cycles will ride through the Buddhist culture in Ladakh, which has maintained an harmony with extreme climatic conditions in the Himalayas.

This motor cycle expedition is worth experiencing this summer, which might will take you through few blind turns to taste the adventure of these zigzag roads with an monster of 350 to 500 cc. This motorbike safari will commence in the valleys of Manali and lead you to high mountain passes of Ladakh & Zanskar ranges. We will be crossing High altitude Passes – Rohtang Jot – 3978 M; Baralacha La (pass) – 4830 M; Lachulung La – 5060 M & (Suraj Tal Lake); Tanglang La – 5360 M; Chang La – 5262 M ; Khardung La – 5602 M and cross country ride of Changthang area, Pangong Tso Lake and Nubra Valley.

Dates for Departure :

26th June 2015 17th July 2015 07th August 2015
Total Distance : 1282 km by M.Bike
Region : Manali, Himachal Pradesh and Pangong Lake, Nubra Valley, Monasteries & Khardungla Top (Highest Motor-able road in the World) Jammu & Kashmir India
Activity : Adventure
Days : 11 Nights / 12 Days
Lowest Altitude : 3978 mt
Highest Altitude : 5602 mt
Temperature : Maximum 30° and Minimum 16° centigrade
USP : Most beautiful Landscape with most adventurous ride.

Highlights of the Tour

· Riding Bikes of Royal Enfield
· Most Adventurous routes
· Pangong Lake
· Highest motorable pass
· Bactrian camel ride
· Rafting in Indus / Zanskar river
· 24 x 7 contact of the tour manager

  • Day 01 : Journey Delhi to Manali
    Board the Volvo Bus in the evening and enjoy the overnight Journey to Manali.
    Overnight : Bus
    Meals : -/-/-

    Day 02 : Arrive Manali
    On arrival you will be transferred to the hotel. Post breakfast please verify your motor cycles before commencing the expedition. Rest of the day on leisure activities.
    Overnight : Hotel in Manali
    Meals : B/-/D

    Day 03 : Ride Manali to Jispa (160 Km)
    Leave early for Jispa, which will be our night halt for the day. While riding towards Jispa you will witness the abundance of greenery will gradually starting disappears into arid landscapes. We will cross Rohtang Pass (10,171 ft.) on the day.
    Overnight : Camp in Jispa
    Meals : B/L/ D
    Caution : Few muddy tracks / this road is closed on Tuesday.

    Day 04 : Ride Jispa to Sarchu (84 km)
    After breakfast check out and ride north on the Manali-Leh Highway for Sarchu. Today you will cross Baralacha La pass (16,500 ft) this route will offer some breath taking landscapes of Western Himalayas. By the later afternoon you will reach Sarchu (a small village) on a large plateau. On arrival check at the camp.
    Rest of the day on leisure activities.
    Overnight : Camp in Sarchu
    Meals : B/L/D
    Caution : Few muddy tracks

    Day 05 : Ride Sarchu to Leh (255 Km)
    Today get ready early morning and proceed for Leh (11,562 ft). Ride through Nakeela pass and Lachangla Pass (16,617 ft). will stop at Pang for Lunch. Continue the ride to Leh passing through Skyangchu Thang Plateau. Skyangchu Thang is the biggest & highest plateau on the Earth with a stretch of 42 Kms. Later you will ride through Tanglang La Pass (17,585 ft) and Indus Valley.
    On arrival check at the hotel.
    Rest of the day on leisure activities.
    Overnight : Hotel in Leh
    Meals : B/-/D
    Caution : Few muddy tracks

    Day 06 : Leh
    Day to relax.
    Overnight : Hotel in Leh
    Meals : B/-/ D
    Caution : Rest is essential at this altitude to acclimatize.

    Day 07 : Ride Leh to Nubra Valley via Khardung La (127 Km)
    This is the most adventurous day of the tour, while riding towards Nubra Valley you will cross Khardung La pass (17,583 ft) the highest motor-able road in the world. This is a dynamic ride, as you ascend toward Khardung La the smooth road turns in the road of stones.
    The moment you will reach on the top of Khandung La Pass you will experience the chilling wind with a spectacular view of peaks of Zanskar range over the Indus valley in the south and in the north you will see Saser massif.
    Nubra Valley is situated 127 kms away from Leh in the north of Ladakh, between Karakoram and Ladakh ranges. The average altitude of the Nubra is 10,000 Ft.
    On arrival check at the camp / hotel.
    Rest of the day on leisure activities.
    Overnight : Hotel / Camp in Hunder
    Meals : B/L/D
    Caution : Few muddy / stony tracks

    Day 08 : Ride Nubra Valley to Leh via Khardung La (127 Km)
    Enjoy early breakfast then later proceed to HUNDER desert (small patch of sand dunes on the road side Between Hunder and Diskit), for bacterian camel (double humped) ride. This is the most unique experience one can enjoy with desert on one side of the road and another side with rocky mountains and in the distance one can see snow-capped mountains. Stop at DISKIT on the way back, it has the famous 515 years old Buddhist Monastery, located on a hilltop, facing the entire Valley.
    Continue your drive to Leh in the late afternoon via Khardungla Top.
    Rest of the day on leisure activities.
    Overnight : Hotel in Leh
    Meals : B/-/D
    Caution : Few muddy / stony tracks

    Day 09 : Ride Leh to Pangong Tso via Chang La (140 Km)
    Enjoy the largest water body of Ladakh Pangong Tso. Tso is Lake in Ladakhi. Post early breakfast leave for Pangong Lake enroute visit Shey Palace & Thikshey. Shey is the ancient capital of Ladakh. These days this is also famous for the school which was shown in famous Bollywood movie 3 Idiots as Rancho School. Further 5 Kms driving from Shey Palace you will reach Thiksey monastery. Then continue your ride to Pangong Lake.
    Ascend the height of Changla pass, the world’s third highest motor-able pass.
    On arrival check at the camp / hotel.
    There are few water bodies close to Lake which we will have to cross, these are real challenge but once you get to the lake you will forget the tough ride. Such a huge spread of blue water on an altitude of 14000 ft is a mesmerizing experience. Pangong Lake is almost 130 Km long and 06 to 07 Km wide, extending east to west. On political grounds it is ¼ in India and ¾ in China.
    Rest of the day on leisure activities.
    Overnight : Hotel / Camp in Pangong Lake
    Meals : B/L/D
    Caution : Few muddy / stony / watery tracks Chang la is over landslide prone area

    Day 10 : Ride Pangong Tso to Leh via Chang La (140 Km)
    Post breakfast drive back to Leh. This will be an early start so that we can reach by afternoon at Leh. On the way we will stop at Hemis Monastery, the largest monastic foundation of Drukpa Kagyu Order of Tibetan Buddhism.
    Rest of the day on leisure activities.
    Overnight : Hotel in Leh
    Meals : B/-/D
    Caution : Few muddy / stony / watery tracks Chang la is over landslide prone area

    Day 11 : Excursion – Ride Leh to Lamayuru (125 Km one side)
    Leave early after breakfast to see the 11th Century Lamayuru Monastery en-route visiting the mesmerizing Moon Landscapes, Lamayuru is beautifully located along the valley plain and amidst mountains. On the way back to Leh we will stop at Alchi Gompa. The cluster of temples located within the village and it is the most celebrated monastery of Ladakh and dates back to the 11th century. Finally you arrive back at Leh for an overnight stay.
    Rest of the day on leisure activities.
    Overnight : Hotel in Leh
    Meals : B/-/D
    Caution :

    Day 12 : Departure from Leh
    In the morning you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to home / next destination with beautiful memories of Ladakh trip.
    Tour services over

  • Hotels
    City Hotel Category Room Nights
    Manali Rishi Palace Budget Base 1
    Jispa Padma Lodge Budget Base 1
    Sarchu Adventure Camp Budget Base 1
    Leh Galwan Budget Base 2
    Nubra / Hunder Nubra Ethnic Camp Budget Base 1
    Leh Galwan Budget Base 1
    Pangong Camp Whispering Waves Budget Base 1
    Leh Galwan Budget Base 2
    Hotels : 10

    Hotels are subject to availability
    Base category of room has been considered in offering you the quote.

    Hotel Information
    – If there is any misuse of room. Hotel has the right to charge the same to client. All personal bills should be settle sufficient time before departure so that your transfer is not delayed.
    – Official Check-in time: 1400 hrs onwards Official Check-out time: 1200 hrs (Generic timings)
    – Hotel are of standard category and we have opted for their base category room.
    – Room allotment will be as per availability at the time of check in, floor or view preferences are not guaranteed.
    – Always check with the hotel for meal timings

  • Dates

    26th June 2015

    17th July 2015

    07th August 2015

    Price

    Tour cost on twin sharing basis will be INR 53,000 per rider with Pillion

    For Single rider supplements for Pillion rider supplements / price in other
    currency / please mail us on info@gallivantasia.com

  • THE ABOVE PACKAGE TOUR COST INCLUDES
    1. Ticket for A.C Volvo Coach for Overnight journey from Delhi to Manali
    2. Assistance upon arrival in Manali Hotel
    3. Bike (350 CC OR 500 CC) for the above Itinerary – as per demand & availability
    4. 01 Night Accommodation in Manali with Meals as per the program
    5. Assistance upon arrival at Leh Hotel
    6. Traditional Welcome in Leh with welcome Drink (non alcoholic)
    7. 01 Night Accommodation in Tandi with Meals as per the program
    8. 01 Night Accommodation in Sarchu with Meals as per the program
    9. 05 Night Accommodation in Leh with Meals as per the program
    10. 01 Night Accommodation in Nubra with Meals as per the program
    11. 01 Night Accommodation in Pangong with Meals as per the program
    12. River Rafting on Indus | Zanskar: (if possible)
    13. Double hump Camel Ride at Nubra Valley at Sand Dunes:
    14. Inner line Permit to Pangong Lake & Nubra Valley
    15. Wildlife fee for Pangong area
    16. Professional bike mechanic along with spare parts (during the entire tour)
    17. Tour Escort throughout the tour as per the itinerary
    18. Utility cum Support Vehicle for the following itinerary
    19. The Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council fee (Ladakh entry fee)
    20. Farewell party in Leh followed by Ladakhi Cultural Dance Show
    21. One surprise gift for each rider
    22. Morning Tea / Coffee with Biscuits on the day of departure
    23. All present applicable taxes except GST

    THE ABOVE PACKAGE COST DOES NOT INCLUDE
    1. Anything / service which is not mentioned in the inclusions part.
    2. Any changes during the tour in the itinerary will or might bring the financial implications.
    3. Any additional meals/ en route meals, sightseeing and activities other than those mentioned in the itinerary.
    4. Early check-in and Late check out
    5. Any Kind of Drinks (Alcoholic, Mineral, Aerated)
    6. Optional or suggested excursions & activities, Guide fees, Monument Entrances, Camera Fees, Video Camera, Porterage, tips, insurance, telephone charges, laundry, (for foreigners and foreign trips) currency exchange for personal use. & other items of a personal nature.
    7. Flight / Train tickets.
    8. Technical or Mechanical :- Fuel for the bike running, for any damage or accident damage respective participant / rider will have to pay for servicing and replacement of the part/s done by the local shop.
    9. Accessories are available on direct cost
    10. Emergency and Medical services (unforeseen eventuality / Natural Calamities / Land Slides / Avalanche / Road Closure / Flight / Train / Bus Cancellation etc.)
    11. 3.09% GST is not included in the above package.

  • PAYMENT POLICY
    – Rs 25000 : Booking amount (immediate on confirmation)
    – Balance : 55 days prior to departure date

    CANCELLATION POLICY
    – Prior to 55 days or more : 35% of tour cost
    – Between 54-41 days of departure : 50% of tour cost
    – Between 40-21 days of departure : 75% of tour cost
    – 20 days to date of departure or No Show : 100% of tour cost

  • TERMS & CONDITION
    Specific Terms and conditions for Ladakh By Motor Cycle (FDINMT001)
    –  Minimum 12 participants are required to operate the tour
    –  Cancellation rights are reserved by the operator
    –  Prices are valid for above mentioned dates only
    –  No changes in the date of travel once booked.
    –  Food menu as per availability of vegetables based on Buffet | Fixed menus

    Booking Terms / Remarks
    –  To proceed with the booking a deposit the booking amount by cheque / Direct bank transfer in favour of ‘Sarveshwar Atithya Pvt. Ltd.’ Once payment is done then in case of cheque / Direct bank transfer please send us the deposition slip or remittance copy to track the payment.
    –  We accept payment by cash up to Rs. 20,000/- per person. Any cash payment above Rs. 20,000/- per person we need to have need to have copy of PAN CARD.
    –  Any payment received by Credit Card will have a 2.5% additional charge on the total amount to be swiped.
    –  For any outstation cheque we need 12 working days for clearance.
    –  INR 15000 per person or equivalent currency is going to be non-refundable
    –  Should the period of travel, or the number of participants, or the type of accommodation, or the type of transport or the duration of the trip, change the quote will be adjusted accordingly.
    –  Booking & Cancellation Terms and Conditions of Sarveshwar Atithya Pvt. Ltd as applicable.
    –  Please fill and sign Sarveshwar Atithya Pvt. Ltd Tour Booking Form to proceed with booking with Sarveshwar Atithya Pvt. Ltd.
    –  Booking once confirmed if altered there will be Amendment charges of Rs 3,000 per person per amendment over and above any applicable cancellation charges for the confirmed service.
    –  Tour Package services are subject to full advance, payment to be deposited at the time of booking confirmation. At this point of time no services / Tickets / accommodations are confirmed and the same is subject to availability and change at the time of confirmation. We will book similar accommodation or the next best alternate available in accordance for which we will advise you the supplements or rebates if any. Rates quoted are valid for said dates only and are subject to change without any prior notice any change in the dates will reflect on the given rates.
    –  Request for early hotel check in or late checkout is to the discretion of the hotel unless pre-booked and pre-paid in advance.
    –  Flight, Train and government policies & details can change without prior notice.
    –  No Refund or Compensation for any unused services or transport in any kind of circumstance.
    –  In case of international tours Foreign currency component will be multiplied by the R.O.E. given by us on the day of final payment.
    –  The Foreign currency amount is payable as per Company’s rate.
    –  REFUNDS process takes 17 working days. Refund for any Land arrangements will be paid exchange in Indian rupees by cheque as per the prevailing given by Sarveshwar Atithya Pvt. Ltd. Refund for any services for which collection is done in INR will be made in INR by cheque only.
    –  Any dispute will be subject to Jaipur jurisdiction
    –  Any addition in Tax or Fuel charge done by Airlines / Transport Company etc will be chargeable to group members.
    –  T&C  as applicable.

  • Important Note
    1.  We advise that the Indian nationals carry some identity proof along with him/ her during his/ her tour. And Foreign nationals need to show their passport and visa on arrival.
    2.  It is always advisable to reconfirm your train and flight departure timing before leaving for airport.
    3.  Present taxes are part of the proposal if there will be any variation then same will be pass on to you
    4.  Emergency and Medical services (unforeseen eventuality / Natural Calamities / Land Slides / Avalanche / Road  Closure / Flight / Train / Bus Cancellation / weather conditions or any unforeseen circumstances etc.) are not part of the package hence we always recommend to buy travel insurance to overcome unforeseen circumstances.

    Seat in Coach Transfer / Tours (SIC)
    1.  This service is based on air conditioned (SIC) Seat in Coach / Van / Hotel Shuttle. The size of the coach may vary depending upon the number of tourist travelling.
    2.  SIC transfer is economical, offers great value for money and ideal for budget travelers. Based on a shared vehicle transfer, you share your coach / van seat with other tourists.
    3.  SIC Transfers / tour operates at a pre-decided time and designated point.
    4.  The SIC tour may operate from hotel or from a city centre location; cost of transportation to the city centre location is not included. In some destinations the pick-up and drop off service from the hotel may cause a time delay and service is slower than private services.
    5.  SIC Sightseeing tours are conducted by English speaking guide. Where ever needed.

    Private Transportation
    1.  This service offers you to have your own privacy and convenience to travel at a pre-decided time. Depending upon your budget we may offer an air-conditioned vehicle.  The class of the vehicle offered may vary depending on your needs and budget.
    2.  In certain destinations the driver acts like guide whereas in other destination we have a separate licensed English speaking guide for sightseeing services.
    3.  This cannot be assumed that the vehicle is at disposal throughout the day.
    4.  We request you to give the exact time  when you wish the car to report, so that driver doesn’t have to wait for long durations.
    5.  Vehicle will be available as per the itinerary within city limits from 0830 hrs to 2000 hrs or as per tour program (transfers & sightseeing only) not at disposal.

    Meals (If Included)
    –  Meals served will be a Set meal OR a Buffet meal as organized. We have given an elaborate menu to ensure that you have good meal. Please note no drinks (Alcoholic or non-alcoholic) are included in the tour.

    Porterages / Handling Of Luggage / Baggage Allowances
    1.  Porterages are not included; it is the responsibility of the traveler to ensure that their personal luggage is taken care off. Sarveshwar Atithya Pvt. Ltd. or its business associates bear no responsibility.
    2.  Indian Domestic Economy Class – 15 Kilos    (it can vary while booking the final ticket)
    3.  International Economy Class – 23 Kilos    (it can vary while booking the final ticket)
    4.  The airline which we have opted for your is a low cost carrier and it doesn’t serve food, same can be purchased on direct payment basis during the flight.
    5.  As per Indian aviation rules we recommend to reach airport 1 ½ hrs prior to domestic flight departure and 3 ½ hrs prior to international flight departure.

    Amendment / Checking of Pick up Time
    1.  Pick-up time or Amendment of transfers or tour date please call Emergency number a day prior to schedule service.
    2.  CAUTION: For all transfers and tours please wait at the Bell Captain or Concierge Counter at least 10 minutes before the scheduled pick-up time. DO NOT WAIT IN YOUR ROOM OR IN HOTEL’S COFFEE HOUSE. Please be punctual as most of the hotels do not allow waiting in the drive-away area for security reasons.

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