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Day1 – Delhi. Arrive Delhi. Stay in hotel . Half day sightseeing in the evening covering India Gate, Parliament house and President Palace. Overnight hotel.
Day2 – Delhi-Mcleodganj/Dharamkot . Take a morning flight to Dharamsala or Jammu as weather remains unpredictable during rainy season around Dharamsala. Jammu is nearly 260km from Dharamsala, a 4-5 hrs journey by road. Check into hotel / homestay in Dharamkot. Visit His Holiness Dalai lama’s palace in the evening. Overnight hotel.
Day3 – Mcloedganj/Dharamkot…..Dalhousie. After early breakfast, start your ride towards Dalhousie, 160km app. It is a beautiful hill station. The ride is very beautiful via Nurpur. Reach there in the afternoon. Check into a hotel, evening free for leisure. Overnight hotel.
Day4 – Dalhousie…… Satrundi . You will be riding towards Pangi valley today via Chamera Dam & Tissa. You will see beautiful big Chamera dam lake along the road. There is single narrow road after Tissa to Behragarh and after that it is all dusty road. The total distance is nearly 156km from Dalhousie to Satrundi. Enjoy camping in Satrundi. The camping would be basic in this area. Overnight Camping.
Day5 – Satrundi….Killar ( Sach Pass) Today’s ride will be tough and very picturesque. You will see cascading waterfalls and lush green area around. Sach Pass is very beautiful (4315m) and it is the most unexplored region. Cross Killar a small town, reach Cherry in the afternoon. We might get public guest house to stay or we will be camping around. Overnight camping.
Day6 – Killar.. Sissu (175km app.) From Killar, the two major towns come, Tindi & Udaipur. From here we will be entering Lahaul valley. The road till Udaipur is dusty and muddy but from here onwards mettle road starts but it remains narrow with very deep valley, river Chandra flowing along side. 45km from Udaipur, we hit Manali-Leh highway. The only petrol
station on this entire region at Tandi comes and we will stop here for filling up our bikes. We further ride to Sissu (28km) which is a small village. Overnight camping.
Day7 – Sissu…..Kaza (185km app) After early breakfast, start your ride towards Spiti valley. From Grumphu on Manali-Leh highway, the road turns towards Spiti Valley. Practically there is no road on this route till Losar. It is all gravel, big stones and massive waterfalls to cross. Stop for tea break at Chhatru & Batal. Cross Kunzum pass (4551m) and reach Losar in the afternoon. Enjoy lunch here. Reach Kaza in the evening. Overnight guest house.
Day8 – Kaza. . Today you will be exploring the incredible landscaping of this amazing place, visiting Kibber village(4205m) (19km) and Kie monastery (12km). Overnight guest house.
Day 9. Kaza-Mudh (Pin Valley,47km) Ride to beautiful Pin valley after breakfast. You will be seeing many small villages on the way. The last village in this valley is Mudh. Reach there in the afternoon. Check into guest house. Evening free, overnight guest house.
Day 10. Mudh-Nako(2950m,95kmkm app)(6-7 hrs ride). Today’s ride will be very picturesque, nature at its best. Enjoy lunch at Tabo (3050m), 52km. Visit Tabo monastery. Reach Nako in the evening. It is a small village with a beautiful small lake in the missle of it and
scenery around this place is out of the world. Overnight guest house.
Day 11. Nako-kalpa (2960m,122km)( 6-7 hrs ride). River Satluj continuously flows along the road and you cross deep gorges and dry high mountains. Road is good and has been made very wide but since the valley is very deep, one has to ride very carefully. It is close to the border of Tibet, you will see many army establishments. You will be reaching Kalpa in the afternoon. The major towns come on the route are Pooh and Reckong Peo, from here you go up to Kalpa(13km). Kalpa is a very beautiful place, lush green with thick forests and waterfalls and snow peaked high mountains. Overnight hotel inner Tupka or equivalent.
Day12 – Kalpa.- Narkanda (2708m, 187km). It is 6-7 hrs ride. Rampur (119 km), enjoy lunch in this big city. The temperature will be little high here as the altitude of this place is only 924m. You will see, along side the road one of the biggest river in North India Satluj flows. The landscaping is breathtaking. You will go up to Narkanda, a small town, rich in culture. Overnight Hotel.
Day13 – Narkanda..Parwanoo (176km) Start your ride after breakfast. You will be crossing Theog, Shimla, Solan, Dharampur and Kalka. Reach Pinjore in the evening. You will be checking into a heritage motel in Pinjore garden. This will be subjected to availability as accommodation at this place is very limited or you will check into hotel Timber Trail at Parwanoo. Overnight hotel.
Day14 – Parwanoo..Delhi . Take morning Shatabadi from Kalka for Delhi. Check into hotel Godwin or equivalent. Evening free for personal activities.
Day 15. Fly back to your destination.