Spiti Valley Biking Expedition
Kaza, Baglan, India
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2019
Sat, 31 Aug, 2019
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Sat, 07 Sep, 2019
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2019
Sat, 31 Aug, 2019
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  • Trip introduction

    This 10-day biking expedition across Spiti Valley is for those who have a passion to ride on seemingly endless roads. This adrenaline-pumping biking tour will take through challenging terrains and highest passes, to some of the remotest villages of the country. It will surely feed your appetite for thrill and adventure.

    You will get to see the vast panoramic beauty of the desolate Spiti Valley along with the enchanting views of the Himalayas. You will ride through one of the highest motorable roads in the world: Rohtang La. You will get to explore the unique Indo-Tibetan culture. You will visit the famous Key Monastery and some remote vilalges like Langza, Hikkim, etc. You can even send a post card to your loved ones from the world's highest post office in Hikkim. You will also spend a night next to the gorgeous Chandrataal. All on the roaring Royal Enfields in the company of likeminded bikers.

    Destination

    The Spiti Valley is a cold desert valley located at the intersection of India and Tibet. It is emerging as one of the most popular biking destinations in the country because of its incredible beauty, offering some of the best views in the world. You will ride through the barren desert, always in the company of the imposing snow capped Himalayan mountains. You will also ride through the Rohtang Pass located in the Pir Panjal Range. The ride will take you from the lush greenery of Manali to the brown desert of Spiti, all in a duration of 10 days.

    Destination highlights

    • Roar through the barren mountains of Spiti on powerful Royal Enfields.
    • Explore the Spitian culture and landscape with likeminded individuals.
    • Visit the highest post office in the world at Hikkim.
    • Spend a night next to the high altitude lake Chandra.
    • Ride through Rohtang La, one of the highest motorable roads in the world.

    Fine print

    Rules on the trip

    The motorbike rider as well as the pillion rider is required to wear a helmet at all times while riding the motorbike. A safety helmet will be provided to the travellers by the tour operator.

    Travellers are required to carry a valid, govt-issued photo ID card and a valid driver's licence.

    Travellers are required to follow all instructions of the road captain during the Spiti motorbiking trip.

    Consumption of alcohol and drugs is strictly prohibited during the trip. Travellers suspected of intoxication will not be allowed to participate in the trip.

    Travellers getting their own motorbike must ensure that the vehicle is registered to the rider's name and all the relevant documents (pollution check, insurance and driver's licence etc) are in order.

    Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 30 days before the start date of the trip: 50%refund.

    For cancellations made 15-30 days before the start date of the trip: 25% refund.

    For cancellations made within 0-15 days before the start date of the trip: No refund.

    In case of no show: no refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting any transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Travellers will be required to pay a refundable, security deposit of INR 10,000 per motorbike. Any major damage or loss to the motorbike and use of any spare parts will be deducted from the security deposit. This deposit is payable directly to the tour operator and any disputes involving the deposit will be settled between the tour operator and the traveller.

    Travellers are only allowed to store one rucksack in the support vehicle. Any extra luggage will be charged extra if stored in the support vehicle.

    If any traveller wishes to exit the tour mid-way for any medical or personal reasons, an additional charge of transporting the motorbike from the leaving point to the end point will be applicable.

    The tour operator reserves the right to alter or cancel the itinerary of this Spiti motorbiking trip due to any unforeseen circumstances to ensure maximum safety of travellers and staff. Costs arising due to such a change in itinerary will be borne by the traveller.

    Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.

    Trip details

    Pick up point
    Vidhan Sabha Metro Station, New Delhi
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    Drop off point
    New Delhi
    Mode of transport
    Volvo bus or similar vehicle
    Start point
    Manali
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    End point
    Manali
    Time of departure
    06:30 PM
    Time of return
    09:00 AM

    Activity Details

    Total distance covered
    820 kms
    Nature of motorcycling trip
    Off-road biking
    Motorcycle provided
    Royal Enflield Classic 350
    Bring own bike
    No
    Elevation at start point
    6398 feet
    Maximum elevation (approx)
    14500 feet
    Minimum elevation (approx)
    6398 feet
    Total distance
    820 kms
    Average per day distance
    100 kms
    Crew on trip
    Experienced road captain and support mechanic with spare parts
    Bike manufacturer/brand
    Royal Enfield
    Bike model
    Classic
    Key bike features
    350cc engine
    Age of bike
    NA
    Day-wise elevation details
    NA
    Breakdown assistance
    Experienced support crew/mechanic, backup vehicle to carry spare parts and tool kits
    Instructions for own bike
    Please ensure that vehicle is registered to the rider's name and all documents (pollution check, insurance, driver's licence etc) are in order.
    Weight or height restrictions
    No
    Maximum Weight
    NA
    Minimum Height
    NA
    Maximum Height
    NA
  • Day 1 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Departure from Delhi

    You will be picked up from the Vidhan Sabha metro station in New Delhi in the evening and you will be driven to Aut/Manali in a Volvo or a similar vehicle. Overnight in Volvo.

    Day 2 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Arrival in Gushaini

    You will reach Aut in the morning, from where you will be driven to Manali to pick up the motorcycles. From Manali you will ride to Gushaini where you will check in at the resort. Today, you will also trek to Choie waterfalls. Overnight in resort at Gushaini.

    Day 3 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Gushaini to Chitkul

    You will check out of the hotel after having a breakfast and depart for Chitkul, the last village of India on your motorcycle. Your route will take you through magnificent landscapes of the Kinnaur Valley alone the banks of Satlug River. You will reach Chitkul by evening. Overnight in tents at Chitkul campsite.

    Day 4 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Chitkul to Kalpa

    After having a breakfast, you explore the Chitkul village. By noon, you will depart for Kalpa. The route is gorgeous and not so difficult. It will be a relaxing ride. Overnight in tents at Kalpa campsite.

    Day 5 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Kalpa to Kaza

    You will depart for Kaza after an early breakfast. You will cross into the Spiti Valley today through Sumdo Border. You will also visit the Nako and Tabo villages en route, and cross the Ka loops too. Overnight in tents at Kaza campsite.

    Day 6 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Visit to Key Monastery, Komic, Langza and Hikkim

    Today, you will head for sigheeing after having a quick breakfast. You will visit the famous Key Monastery, Komic, Langza and Hikkim. Don't forget to send a post card from the world's highest post office in Hikkim. You will then return back to Kaza campsite. Overnight in tents at Kaza campsite.

    Day 7 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Kaza to Chandrataal via Chicham Bridge

    Today, you will have an early breakfast and begin your ride to Chandrataa;. You will visit the highest bridge in Asia at Chicham village and do a pit stop at Losar, where you will have your lunch. You will reach Chandrataal by evening. At night, you will get the spectacular view of the Milky Way, away from the light pollution. Overnight in tents at Chandrataal campsite.

    Day 8 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Chandrataal to Manali via Rohtang Pass

    Today, you will have an early breakfast and ride out for Manali via Rohtang Pass, which is one of the highest motorable roads in the world at an altitude of 13,050. You will reach Manali by evening and head out on a Old Manali Café crawl and explore Manali. Overnight in hotel at Manali.

    Day 9 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Explore Manali and depart for Delhi

    You will wake up and go out exploring Manali and visit some tourist spots like Hadimba Devi Temple, Old Manali street, Mall Road, etc. You will depart for Delhi by evening. Overnight in Volvo.

    Day 10 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Arrival in Delhi

    You will reach Delhi in the morning, your journey ends here.

    Day 1 - Milestone

    Start point
    Delhi
    End point
    Delhi
    Day start time
    06:30 PM
    Maximum elevation
    709 feet
    Maximum elevation
    709 feet

    Day 2 - Milestone

    Start point
    Aut
    End point
    Gushaini
    Day start time
    06:00 AM
    Maximum elevation
    6398 feet
    Maximum elevation
    4500 feet
    Total distance covered
    100 km
    Total driving time
    3 hrs

    Day 3 - Milestone

    Start point
    Gushaini
    End point
    Chitkul
    Day start time
    06:00 AM
    Maximum elevation
    4500 feet
    Maximum elevation
    11319 feet
    Total distance covered
    230 km
    Total driving time
    8 hrs

    Day 4 - Milestone

    Start point
    Chitkul
    End point
    Kalpa
    Day start time
    06:00 AM
    Maximum elevation
    11319 feet
    Maximum elevation
    9711 feet
    Total distance covered
    70 km
    Total driving time
    3 hrs

    Day 5 - Milestone

    Start point
    Kalpa
    End point
    Kaza
    Day start time
    06:00 AM
    Maximum elevation
    12500 feet
    Maximum elevation
    9711 feet
    Total distance covered
    200 km
    Total driving time
    6 hrs

    Day 6 - Milestone

    Start point
    Kaza
    End point
    Kaza
    Day start time
    06:00 AM
    Maximum elevation
    14500 feet
    Maximum elevation
    12500 feet
    Total distance covered
    80 km
    Total driving time
    4 hrs

    Day 7 - Milestone

    Start point
    Kaza
    End point
    Chandrataal
    Day start time
    06:00 AM
    Maximum elevation
    13940 feet
    Maximum elevation
    12500 feet
    Total distance covered
    60 km
    Total driving time
    3 hrs

    Day 8 - Milestone

    Start point
    Chandrataal
    End point
    Manali
    Day start time
    06:00 AM
    Maximum elevation
    13940 feet
    Maximum elevation
    6398 feet
    Total distance covered
    80 km
    Total driving time
    4 hrs

    Day 9 - Milestone

    Start point
    Manali
    End point
    Manali
    Day start time
    06:00 AM
    Maximum elevation
    6398 feet
    Maximum elevation
    6398 feet

    Day 10 - Milestone

    Start point
    Delhi
    End point
    Delhi
    Day start time
    09:00 AM
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  • Includes / Excludes

      Includes
    • Accommodation on triple/quad sharing basis in resort in Gushaini, tents at Chitkul, Kalpa, Kaza, Chandrataal, and hotel in Manali.
    • All breakfasts and dinners from dinner on day 3 to breakfast on day 8, plus breakfast on days 2, 9, lunch on day 1 and dinner on day 1
    • Volvo transfer from Delhi to Manali & back
    • Royal Enfield Classic 350 for one motorbike rider plus one pillion
    • Helmet
    • Fuel Expenses for the bike from Manali to Manali
    • Services of experienced trip captain and support team
    • Backup vehicle to carry luggage, fuel, spare parts and support crew
    • All inner line permits for the trip
    • Driver night charges, toll tax, parking charges, etc.
    • An oxygen cylinder and first aid kit
    • All applicable taxes
      Excludes
    • Any kind of food or beverage that is not included in the package like alcoholic drinks, mineral water, meals/refreshments/lunches on the highway
    • Any personal expenses like a tip to the drivers, entry to monuments/monasteries, camera/video camera charges, camel safari, river rafting, laundry, telephone bills, tips, etc.
    • Any cost arising due to natural calamities like landslides, roadblocks, etc. (to be borne directly by the customer on the spot)
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions
    • Any damage to the bike except engine damage must be borne by the client
    • Refundable security deposit of INR 10,000 per motorbike

    What to Wear

      What to Wear
    • Full sleeve t-shirts
    • Jacket and sweater
    • Inner thermal wear
    • Woollen or cotton socks
    • Waterproof trekking shoes with ankle support
    • Protective gear Comfortable warm clothing like woollen socks, cap, fleece jackets, down jacket, etc.
      What not to Wear
    • Expensive gadgets or jewellery

    Equipment / Gear

      We Provide
    • Royal Enfield Classic 350
    • Helmet
    • Fuel for motorbike
    • Backup vehicle to carry luggage, fuel, spare parts and support crew
    • First aid kit including oxygen cylinders
    • All the required camping equipment
    • Helmet
      You need to get
    • Government ID-card
    • Sunscreen and lip balm
    • Sunglasses
    • Personal toiletries including toilet paper and wet wipes
    • Personal medicines
    • Power banks
    • A rucksack bag and a day pack
    • Water bladder (3 ltrs)
    • Thermal inners
    • 1 pair of gloves
    • A raincoat/poncho
    • Sandals/floaters
    • Medications: one strip of Diamox, glucose powder, medicines (for headache, diarrhea, altitude sickness, etc.), Dettol, cotton, bandages, sprain relief spray, crepe bandage
    • Led torch

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit for this trip.
  • Day 1 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Departure from Delhi

    Overnight in Volvo.

    No meals will be provided today. You will spend the night in transit to Manali.

    Day 2 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Arrival in Gushaini

    Overnight in resort in Gushaini.

    Today's meal package includes breakfast, lunch and dinner. All the meals will be served at the resort/hotel in Gushaini.

    Day 3 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Gushaini to Chitkul

    Overnight in tents at Chitkul campsite.

    Today's meal package includes breakfast and dinner. Breakfast will be served at the hotel in Gushaini before you depart for Chitkul. You will have lunch en route at your own expense. Dinner will be served at the Chitkul campsite. Sleeping bags and mattresses will be provided to you for the night.

    Day 4 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Chitkul to Kalpa

    Overnight in tents at Kalpa campsite.

    Today's meal package includes breakfast and dinner. Breakfast will be served at the Chitkul campsite. Lunch on your own expense en route to Kalpa. Dinner will be served at the Kalpa campsite. Sleeping bags and mattresses will be provided to you for the night.

    Day 5 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Kalpa to Kaza

    Overnight in tents at Kaza campsite.

    Today's meal package includes breakfast and dinner. Breakfast will be served at the Kalpa campsite. You will have your lunch en route to Kaza. Dinner will be served at the Kaza campsite. Sleeping bags and mattresses will be issued to you for the night.

    Day 6 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Visit to Key Monastery, Komic, Langza and Hikkim

    Overnight in tents at Kaza campsite.

    Today's meal package includes breakfast and dinner. Breakfast will be served at the Kaza campsite before you depart for sight seeing. You will have your lunch en route at your own expense. Dinner will be served at the Kaza campsite upon returning. Sleeping bags and mattresses will be issued to you for the night.

    Day 7 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Kaza to Chandrataal via Chicham Bridge

    Overnight in tents at Chandrataal campsite.

    Today's meal package includes breakfast and dinner. Breakfast will be served to you at the Kaza campsite before you depart for Chandrataal. Lunch will be on the way at your own expense. Dinner will be served at the Chandrataal campsite. Sleeping bags and mattresses will be issued to you for the night.

    Day 8 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Chandrataal to Manali via Rohtang Pass

    Overnight in hotel in Manali.

    Today's meal package only includes breakfast which will be served at the Chandrataal campsite. Lunch will be had en route to Manali at your own expense. You will go for the Old Manali Café crawl at night, so dinner too will be at your expense.

    Day 9 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Explore Manali and depart for Delhi

    Overnight in Volvo.

    Today's meal package includes only breakfast which will be served at the hotel itself, after which you will head out for sightseeing in Manali. Lunch and dinner will be at your expense. You will leave for Delhi by evening.

    Day 10 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Arrival in Delhi

    Your jouney ends by early morning.

    No meals will be provided today. You will reach Delhi by morning. Your trip ends here.

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