Type of tour: Moderate. Some off the road biking experience is needed.
Kinnaur-Spiti is the 2nd most favorite route in India for the bikers. It is tough and challenging, beautiful and breathtaking, a spectacle which goes beyond your imagination. The itinerary is designed in such a way that you get ample time to get used to your bike, traffic behavior, roads and altitude. The entire tribal belt of Kinnaur and Spiti is bestowed with incredible landscaping which cannot be described or put into words. You have to be there to appreciate its amazing beauty.
Day 1. Delhi. Arrive Delhi. Transfer hotel Pullman or equivalent. The temperature in Delhi will be in 40s, you will be taking rest in your five star accommodation.
Day 2. Delhi-Chandigarh. Take morning Shatabadi for Chandigarh. Transfer hotel Shiwalikview or equivalent. You will get your bikes in the evening. Ride around to get familiar with Royal Enfield. Overnight hotel.
Day 3. Chandigarh-Shimla(2200). After breakfast start your ride to Shimla , 95km, 4-5 hours. Overnight hotel Marina or equivalent.
Day 4. Shimla-Narkanda. (60km) It is 2-3 hrs ride. After lunch, ride to Narkanda. Overnight hotel.
Day 5. Narkanda-Sarahan. (90km) After breakfast, ride to Sarahan. Overnight hotel.
Day 6. Sarahan-Kalpa(2960m). After early breakfast, start your ride for Kalpa (127km). Overnight hotel.
Day 7. Kalpa-Nako(2950m). (122km) 6-7 hrs ride. River Satluj continuously flows along the road and you cross deep gorges and dry high mountains. Since it is very close to the border with Tibet, you will see many army establishments. You will be reaching Nako in the afternoon. It is a beautiful, small village with a tiny natural lake in the middle of it. It looks splendid especially in the early morning, gives heavenly feeling. Overnight guest house.
Day 8. Nako-Kaza(3600m). (121km app) 7-8 hrs ride. We will be enteringSpitiValley today and from the check point, Spiti river starts flowing. Enjoy lunch at Tabo(3050m) (69km). Visit Tabo monastery. Reach Kaza in the evening. The temperature will be low here. Overnight hotel The Spiti or equivalent.
Day 9. Kaza. Rest day in Kaza. Today you will be exploring the incredible landscaping of this amazing place, visiting Kibber village(4205m) (19km) and Kie monastery (12km). Evening free for personal activities. Overnight hotel.
Day 10. Kaza-Sissu(3130m). (140km) 6-7 hrs ride. Cross KunzumPass (4551m), river Chandra starts from the bottom of this pass.You will see endless water falls on the way. Enjoy packed lunch with hot tea at Chhatru. A small place comes which is called Grumphu(17km), here the road joins with Leh highway. Ride from here towards Sissu 22km. Overnight camping.
Day 11. Sissu-Manali (2050m). Start your ride after early breakfast crossing Rohtang Pass (3950m), 5-6 hrs ride. Manali is full of nature, rich in culture and very picturisique. It bustles with tourists coming from all over the world. It is famous for beautiful treks, hiking and climbing. One of the best mountaineering institutes is located here. RiverBeas flows in this city, adding incredible beauty to this place. Evening free for personal acitivities. Overnight Banon resorts or equivalent.
Day 12. Manali. Day free for personal activities.
Day 13.Manali-Kiratpur Saheb. After lunch you will be travelling to Kiratpur Saheb (215km). Visit Roerich Art Gallary on the way in Nagar. Take late night train for Delhi. Reach Delhi in the early morning.
Day 14. Delhi. Check into hotel Pullman or equivalent.
Day 15. Fly back to your destination.
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Hello, Please get back to me on this trip. Are you running this Oct 2019 ? If so what is the cost. Thanks & Regards, Rabindran.