Ladakh is best experienced on a motorcycle!

 

Test your limits, experience magic and create a wallpaper of memories that will last you a lifetime in exploring some of the most remote and beautiful landscapes of the Himalayas.

 

The Mountains will call you, but the question is- Will you go?!

WHERE : Chandigarh - Manali - Leh - Khardung La - Hunder - Wari la - Chang La - Pangong Tso - Chushul - Tsaga La - Tso Kar - Manali - Chandigarh

DISTANCE : 2500 kms (approx) over 13 riding days

DATES : 2nd July 2016 - 17th July 2016 (17 days)

DIFFICULTY LEVEL : 9/10

See what it's like to ride with the Circus

 
 

Pictures from The Himalayan Sojourn 1.0 & 2.0

Riding through Pang (2.0)

Team 2.0 on K-Top

Baralacha La (2.0)

The gorgeous Morey Plains (2.0)

Camel ride in Hunder (2.0)

Along Pangong Tso (2.0)

Water crossing along Pangong (2.0)

Riding towards Tso Kar (2.0)

Wari La Top (2.0)

The gorgeous Pangong Tso in all its glory

One of our riders' bike stuck in the unforgiving Rohtang slush

Circus members after a ride on double humped bacterian camels in Hunder

Chilling by lake Pangong

Landslide enroute Khardung La

The sand dunes of Hunder in Nubra Valley

Our Limca record family, the only family of 5 to have rode to the highest motorable road Khardung La, all in motorbikes

One of the many water crossings on the ascend to Baralacha La

Highest cafeteria in the world!

The climb to Khardung La top

The road that feels like a small cut in the mighty mountains

The Circus member on Khardung La top

The brown barren hills of Ladakh on the stretch from Sarchu to Leh

Morey Plains, riding on sand till far and wide!

A 'smile please' board by BRO perfectly placed after a difficult patch of road on Tanglang La

One of the bridges on the Manali-Leh highway

A Jab-we-met moment!

Making it to the top of Baralacha La

The mind-blowing landscape at Baralacha La

The Circus upon successfully ascending the first pass of the ride- Rohtang

Riders carefully making their way through slush on Rohtang

Last petrol pump on Manali-Leh highway at Tandi

A landslide and BRO at work immediately

The oldest rider with theCircus, Pops (61) with his wife Jayashree (53) pillion riding through Rohtang Pass

Enroute Rohtang Top

The Beas river keeping us company enroute Manali

The gorgeous ride Sundarnagar onwards

 

Route Map

 

HIGHLIGHTS

  • ​Ride through 8 breathtaking Himalayan high altitude passes, 4 of which are among the world's top 12 highest motorable roads

  • Scale the famous Khardung La!

  • Ride to the world's highest salt water lake, Pangong Tso (14270 feet)

  • Ride through the gorgeous high altitude desert- Nubra Valley

  • Spot wild yaks, horses and bacterian (double humped) camels in the wild

  • Explore the roads less taken in the truest sense from Agham to Sakti via the trecherous Wari La

THE PASSES

  • ​Rohtang La- 13050 feet (3978 metres)

  • Baralacha La- 16040 feet (4890 metres)

  • Lachung La- 16000 feet (4880 metres)

  • Nakee La- 15547 feet (4739 metres)

  • Tanglang La- 17480 feet (5328 metres)

  • Khardung La- 17582 feet (5359 metres)

  • Wari La- 17428 feet (5312 metres)

  • Chang La- 17590 feet (5360 metres)

INCLUSIONS

  • All meals & beverages (non-alcoholic) on all days

  • Back-up vehicle throughout the trip

  • 1 Mechanic & back-up rider

  • Experienced trip lead

  • Camera crew & first aid provider with NOLS certification

  • Accomodation throughout the trip in the best rated hotels and tents on double sharing basis

  • All permit and entry fees

 

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