Manali to Leh - Biking and Himalayan Adventure drive experience
Manali – Leh route is renowned for the legendary biking and Himalayan adventure drive experience. Manali – Leh route (450+ kms) passes via five different mountain passes that are considered one of the highest in the world (Rohtang Pass (13000+ ft asl), Baracha La Pass (16000+ ft asl), Nakee La Pass(15000+ ft asl), Lachulung La Pass(16000+ ft asl), Tanglang La Pass (13000+ ft asl).
On Manali – Leh route, one passes through high mountain passes with close range spectacular Himalayan views, large plateaus and a green terrain that turns into an arid high altitude desert like terrain closer to Ladakh. The journey typically takes two days with a stopover at Sarchu, however one can spend three days traveling with stopovers at Jispa / Keylong and Sarchu.
A detour on Manali – Leh route also allows guests to visit Tsokar and Tsomoriri high altitude lakes. Tsokar and Tsomoriri lakes are renowned for spectacular beauty and high altitude Himalayan bird watching.
Manali – Leh route is one of the most preferred for Royal Enfield Bikers and Bike rentals are available at Manali for Bikers. Regular expeditions and group departures happen for bikers to just join in.