Boarding an air conditioned train from New Delhi take you to Kalka in 4 hours, the footage of Himalaya. Followed by a 3 hour car journey from Kalka to Shimla.
Exploring Shimla in your motorcycle, today you are going to get familiarized with your motorcycle, a short trip (50 km) around Shimla, “the summer capital of India”.
Your actual road trip starts today. A challenging ride on Hindustan-Tibet Highway to reach Narkanda, a village in deodar forest.
Riding to Sangla, a beautiful village via Kinnaur on NH-22. You will ride along the Sutlej river and Baspa river. Accommodation will be provided in a pleasant camp at the banks of river.
A short ride from Sangla brings you to Chitkul, another tranquil village in Baspa valley. Viewing the snow clad region of Kinnaur and returning to Chitkul.
Riding towards Recong Peo in NH 22 to reach Kalpa where you can enjoy the stunning views of “Kinner Kailash” and also the apple orchards. We will be arranging your permits and passes which are required to visit further. As you are going to enter a region devoid of certain amenities like mobile network, provisional etc, you are advised to make necessary purchases.
Further moving ahead in Hindustan-Tibet highway, you will witness rocky and Barren Mountain. Your first check point is at Spello, your permits will be checked by the cops. From here a 35 km ride takes us to Khab, a small village at the confluence of Sutlej and Spiti. You will be riding along the Spiti river to reach Nako village. Here you will visit your first high altitude lake Nako (3660 M). You will be provided with a comfortable tented camp for accommodation.
Today we are going to enter the Spiti valley by riding down to Chango from the higher mountains. Discovering Tabo a thousand year old monastery and riding towards Kaza.
You are going to stay 2 nights at Kaza, the headquarters of Spiti valley subdivision. Here you can find mobile and internet networks and also other facilities. We will be exploring Gompa and Komic village which is 4275 M high, considered as the highest altitude villages in Asia.
Today you are going to visit the famous Chandra Taal lake after passing a Kunzum La, a high altitude pass. Accommodation will be at a “make-shift” camp-site in “dome” tent.
After breakfast, leaving Chandra Taal and head down to Lahaul valley. The road from Chandra Taal to Gramphu provides most thrilling experiences that you will experience on this trip. It has so many water crossings and streams and it gives a challenging ride. After Gramphu you leave the Chandra river behind as you ride up to Rohtang La (3978 M). The scenery starts to turn a lot greener as you head down the Rohtang pass to the town of Manali. Situated along the banks of River Beas at the northern end of the Kullu valley.
Riding down the Kullu valley and turning south east towards Banjarat. From here, a 28 km ride passing through apple orchards leads to Nagini, right on the edge of The Great Himalayan National Park.
A spectacular journey down to the Sutlej river and up again through the apple orchards of Karsog region to the charming village of Chindi.
Today is your final ride in this trip, you will head towards shimla. You can do souvenir shopping in shimla
You will travel through Shivalik range to its footsteps Kalka by a car/MUV. Its time to say good-bye for the Himalayas and the fellow travelers. You will be boarding a train to New-Delhi which will take 4 hours would be the end of the trip. Dinner will be provided in the train.