Cycling Tour (17 Days / 16 Nights)
Delhi - Chandigarh - kullu - Manali - Koksar - Khoksar -
Tandi - Darcha - AE Camp - Sarchu - Pang - Tanglang La -
Upshi - Leh - Delhi
Cycling trip / Himalayan camping .
Best Time: July - Sept.
Grade: Highly Demanding
This classic Cycling tour is one the most best Trans
himalayan option which includes dealing with steep riding &
sharp curves, the total distance to covered by cycling is
490 kms including quite a few high altitude passes like
Tanglang La at 5500 mt. Its a journey in high variation in
altitude & landscape , staring from great Himalayan range to
highly fertile valley of Lahaul & barren a deserted
landscapes of Ladakh. This tour covers cycling from Manali
to Leh ,crossing palces like Tandi, Darcha in Himachal
Pradesh & ultimatly reaching Leh the capital town of Ladakh.
Day 1: Arrive Delhi :
On Arrive at Delhi. Meetour staff and transfer to hotel .
Day 2: Delhi - Chandigarh : ( By Road )
Early morning drive (230 km) to Chandigarh - On arrival
check inn to Hotel, Later in the day do a city trip of
Chandigarh. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 3: Chandigarh - Kullu - Manali : ( Himalayan drive )
Morning after breakfast drive (300 km) to Manali -This small
is a one of the favorite destination for Indian to escape
from the High summer heat. Evening free. overnight at Hotel.
Day 4: Manali : ( Day free )
Fulld ay free at Manali, this day you will meet our
supporting team. Overnight Hotel.
Day 5: Manali - Khoksar : ( Himalayan Cycling tour )
This day your Himalayan cycling adventure will start, after
breakfast start cycling for 60 kms to Koksar via crossing
first Himalayan pass ( 3980 mts ), this involves crossing
Kullu valley & entering trans Himalayan district of Lahaul.
Overnight camping in Himalayas.
Day 6: Khoksar - Tandi :( Himalayan Cycling tour )
Morning after breakfast start cycling to reach Tandi (49 km)
along Chandra river. Arrive Tandi and overnight stay in
Day 7: Tandi - Darcha : ( Himalayan Cycling tour )
Early Morning after breakfast start cycling for ( 45 kms )
to Darcha via Keylong ( 3345 Mts ) & Jispa ( 3145 mts ). On
the way we will take break at ancient fort at Gondhala &
Jispa monastery. Overnight Himalayan camping.
Day 8: Darcha - AE Camp 01 : ( Himalayan Cycling tour )
Take early breakfast & start cycling for ( 37 kms ) to AE
camp, its a enroute temporary camp located after crossing
Patseo, during this day you go cross a pass of 3811 mts.
Day 9: AE Camp 01 - Sarchu : ( Himalayan Cycling tour )
Early morning breakfast & start cycling to Sarchu ( 43 kms )
, This day you will cross a high altitude pass of Baralacha
La ( 4890 mts ) , this is a joining place for roads coming
from Zanskar, Ladakh, Spiti and Lahaul. After crossing
Baralacha La we will reach Sarchu ( 4250 mts ) which is
border of Himachal Pradesh & Jammu Kashmir. Over night
Day 10: Sarchu - AE Camp 02 : ( Himalayan Cycling tour )
After early breakfast starting trip of ( 45 kms ) to Pang,
we will bike through Kyang ( wild Ass ) teritory at
Kyangshuthang Plains. Overnight camping.
Day 11: AE Camp 02 - Pang : ( Himalayan Cycling tour )
Take early breakfast & start cycling trip to Pang ( 35 kms )
, on this day we will cross Tsarap chu & than bike across
5065 mts Lachulung La pass. Overnight camping.
Day 12: Pang - Tanglang La : ( Himalayan Cycling tour )
Early morning take cycling tour of 63 kms to Tanglang La,
Its the second Highest motarable road in the world, after
crossing the pass we will bike throug the more plains, where
we will come across the Changpa Nomadic settlements.
Day 13: Tanglang La - Upshi : ( Himalayan Cycling tour )
After breakfast cyling trip of 54 kms to Upshi, Its a small
commercial town . Overnight camping.
Day 14: Upshi - Leh : ( Himalayan Cycling tour )
This the last days of Trans Himalayan cyling, we will cycle
60 kms to reach Leh, stopping at Ladakh's largest & richest
Monastery at Hemis, also we will visit famous Thiksay
monastery & Shey palace. Overnight at Hotel in Leh.
Day 15: Leh :
Full day free at Leh. Overnight Hotel
Day 16: Leh :
Full day free at Leh. Overnight Hotel.
Day 17: Leh - Delhi :
Morning board flight to Delhi. End of trip.