9 Nights 10 Days JUNE, JULY, AUGUST, SEPTEMBER, OCTOBER
about spiti valley bike trip
Spiti, the land of adventure and thrill. Spiti Valley is a cold desert mountain valley located in the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. This region is covered with the cold mountain deserts of Himalayas, green patches, quiet villages and monastries. Spiti has a world of its own, its a valley where we can find scenic Himalayan lakes, surreal moonscapes, highlands nourished by prayers, glacial streams and rugged terrains. Spiti valleys separates India and Tibet and the valley with surrounding regions are few of the least populated regions in India.
Lahaul and spiti district is surrounded by high mountain ranges. Kaza is the sub-divisional headquater which is situated along the Spiti River at an elevation of about 12,500 feet (3,800 m) above mean sea level. The region is famous for its oldest buddhist monastries that includes Key Monastery and Tabo Monastery. Other places to visit in spiti are Hikkim Village, Komic Village, Langza Village, Chicham Bridge, Gue Monastery and Kunzum Pass to name a few.
Spiti remains cold throughout the year but June to September is considered the best time to explore this gem of nature, during this time one can expercience the glory of glacial lakes. Nature lovers will feel more exicited to experience the flora and fauna here. During your ride, you will witness the complete change in landscape from green to brown. When you finally arrive at the crescent shaped Chandratal Lake, you will realize that it is way beautiful than your imagination. These funfilled nine days will give you the memories for life and will surely make you an adventure seeker.
Accommodation: On Triple Sharing basis in Hotel/Camp mentioned as per the itinerary (Double Sharing basis for couples).
Food: 9 Breakfast 9 Dinner.
Bike: Royal Enfield bike.
Fuel: For the entire journey (As per itinerary).
Backup Support: Backup vehicle with mechanic.
Guide: Dedicated Tour Guide & Tour Captain(s).
Medical: First-Aid medical kits. An Oxygen Cylinder 24X7 in the car in case of emergency.
This adventurous trip starts with your arrival in Manali, check-in to the hotel, make yourself comfortable to relax till afternoon. After Lunch, we have organized a tour briefing session about the details of the activities, route, challenges SOPs, and other useful information related to our journey.
Early morning, after breakfast, we will be allotting you the bikes. We will kick start this adventurous tour by heading to Narkanda. Start early from Manali in order to reach Narkanda by late afternoon. On arrival, transfer to the hotel/homestay. If time permits, we’d visit the Hatu Peak or the Hatu Temple. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel/homestay.
After breakfast, we will start our ride towards the beautiful Kinnaur Valley. It will be a beautiful 7-8 hour ride where you will enjoy the magnificent vistas throughout the way. It is the last inhabited village before the Indo-China border. Have a sumptuous dinner and retreat for an overnight stay.
Today we would be riding a short distance from Chitkul to Kalpa. We will start our ride post breakfast. It will take about 4-5 hours to reach Kalpa. Enjoy the beautiful sunset and have a fulfilling dinner at the hotel.
After an early breakfast, leave for Kaza and enjoy the vistas en-route the Hindustan Tibet Highway. You will also witness the Khab – The confluence of the Spiti and the Sutlej River. You can also get a clear view of the Leo Purygal Peak from the Khab Bridge. We will stop at the Nako for Lunch (not included in the package). After lunch, Take a detour from here to visit the 500 Year Old Mummy in the Gue Village. Head to Kaza for dinner and overnight stay.
Start your ride early in the morning as this one is going to be a long day. Visit the world’s highest post office which is located in Hikkim and also the world’s highest village connected via motorable road, Komic. Also, visit the famous Langza, the Buddha Statue. Dinner and overnight stay at Kaza/Losar.
After breakfast we start riding towards Chandra Tal. We will cross the highest point of our trip, the Kunzum La. Also, visit the Key Monastery and Kibber Village on the way. The road ends about a kilometer before the lake and you have to walk till the lake from here on. You will see a beautiful crescent shaped lake filled with crystal clear water right in the middle of a stark landscape. Dinner and overnight stay at the campsite in Chandra Tal.
After breakfast, start your ride towards Manali. The ride from Batal to Chattru to Rohtang Pass is one of the most beautiful routes in your entire road trip. You will reach Manali in about 7-8 hours from Chandra Tal. Dinner and overnight stay at Manali.
After breakfast, Checkout and chill out in Manali. In the evening we will start your journey towards Delhi and bring to an end this beautiful and memorable road trip, taking back memories for a lifetime!
Fuel For BYOB.
Fee: On actuals (wildlife tax, Environment Tax, Forest Permits etc.) Personal Expenses (Snacks / Water Bottles / Energy Drinks).
Not Mentioned: Any other item which is not specified under cost inclusions.
Taxes: As Applicable.
Security Deposit: INR5000 per bike (refundable).
- Unscheduled stay due to landslide/natural calamity.
- Cost Escalation due to “Force Majeure” and evacuation charges.