This is adventure touring over the highest motorable roads in the world. Riding conditions will vary from great asphalt paved surfaces to gravel, rocky textures, some sand, stream crossings and everything in between. Traffic rides on the left side of the road, an easy and quick adjustment. The remote nature of this Himalayan journey will require two to three nights of quality outfitted camping.
Riding across the highest motorable mountain passes in the world can be your claim on this unique India adventure. Each day is a fresh awakening as you leave behind the chaos of Delhi and make your way into the remote Tibetan Buddhist regions of the Himalayas known as Ladakh.
You will ride over 7 passes ranging from 3,100 to 18,380 feet!
The Royal Enfield 500cc Bullet is amazing. Even as you enter the thin air Khardung-La Pass (18,380 ft.) The Bullet is in perfect harmony with the environment, low to the ground, fast enough, reliable and in a single word…fun! It is not what you ride. It is where it takes you that counts.The bikes are the freshest fleet you will find in India.
Riding to Ladakh offers participants mile after mile of stunning beauty. As you climb to the more remote corners of the Himalayas towards Leh, you’ll encounter Tibetan Buddhist temples, monasteries and monuments.
The MotoDiscovery staff team is the best, reared and inspired by the late Patrick Moffat who was the earliest pioneer of this route and who first introduced us to this exotic corner of the globe.
While here you should consider coming in a couple days early and we’ll arrange an optional overnight excursion to Agra to visit one of the great wonders of the world, the Taj Majal.
The cuisine. With most meals included you discover the culinary delights, India is so famous for. Colorful curries and freshly baked naan breads are a staple, however, each distinctive. You will come to look forward to the regular stops to share masala chai with locals.