Get ready for a heart-pounding biking expedition to the virgin land of Spiti that is dreamt by many, but only a few dare to experience. Flaunt your biking skills as you mark your way through the high altitude passes that provide spectacular views of the snow-clad mountains and the gravelly pathways that are cut by glaciated waterfalls.
The tricky curves of Spiti will take you to the tiny hamlets, 1000-year-old monasteries and some high suspended bridges that will give you chills. Pat yourself for pulling out this adventurous journey as you look back at the dusty roads against the rugged Himalayan backdrop.
On arrival at Delhi Railway Station / Airport, you will be met, assisted and get driven to Delhi hotel, on arrival check-in at your hotel. Here you will be directed about the things to carry on your trip and also the bike will be allocated to you. Get a hand of the bike and check on minor malfunctions or issues if any, so that the mechanic can fix them right away. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Delhi.
After breakfast, check-out form the hotel and you will be riding to Shimla. Ride through the plain to beautiful hilly roads, situated in the cores of Himalayas. Every turn you will have a beautiful view of the mountains. On arrival at Shimla, check-in at your hotel. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Shimla.
After breakfast, proceed for in and around sightseeing of Shimla, visit Christ Church, the Gaiety Theatre, scandal point, plummet by the colorful Lakkar Bazaar, and the Bandstand. Heritage lovers can also glimpse some British architecture, which divulges some history of the glorious past. In the afternoon visit Kufri, a small parish and paradise, tucked on the elevation of 2622 meters. Kufri got its name from word kufr that mean lake in local language. In the winter season the area is covered with snow and a meandering path through the potato plantations turns it into a popular ski track. After exploring the hotspot place, return back to Shimla in the evening. Before going back to your respective Hotels, move towards the Jakhu temple where on the way you can hear the chirping of the birds, meet monkeys and get vanquished by the chilly winds of the mountains. Jakhoo hill is Shimla’s highest peak, which offers a panoramic view of the Shivalik Ranges and the town of Sanjauli. It is 2.5 km from the Ridge, Shimla at a height of 2,455 m (8,000 feet) above sea level. At the top of the Hill, is an old temple of Lord Hanuman, which is also the home of innumerable lighthearted monkeys waiting to be fed by all visitors. At 108 feet (33 meter) statue of Lord Hanuman, a Hindu deity, at 8,500 feet (2,591 meters) above sea level, is a single statue to stand at the uppermost elevation among several other master -pieces in the world, overhauling the Christ Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Shimla.
After breakfast, check-out form the hotel and proceed to Reckong Peo, En-route cross Rampur, which is homespun to the oldest Buddhist temple. Reckong Peo is the entrance to half men-half horse (Kinnaur district and is famous for the oldest and well preserved monasteries. On the way, you will also sight the recently built Gompa where His Holiness Dalai Lama conducted a ‘Kalachakra’ ceremony in 1992. Kalpa, lies just above Reckong Peo, has some striking views of the snow –capped Himalayan ranges. Have a scrumptious feast and stay overnight at Reckong Peo. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Reckong – Peo.
After breakfast, check-out form the hotel and head towards your next destination which lies in the land of little Tibet. En-route you will cross some of the picturesque villages like Nako, which is located near a lake. Near Nako village there is pillar where the legends says that Padmasambhava, the Indian Monk, has left behind his footprint impression ascribed to a rock. Nako village is also the base for Pargail Peak trek. Then you will cross Tabo, which has more than 30 cloisters spread all over its coarse topographies. The Tabo monastery is a protected as a National Historic Treasure of India by the Archeological Survey of India. It has houses for more than 60 lamas and has some rare gathering of scriptures, pieces of art and wall paintings. On arrival at Kaza, check-in at your hotel. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Kaza.
After breakfast, proceed for in & around sightseeing of Kaza. Today you will be visiting another utmost occupied village called Komic town. In the afternoon unwind yourself or explore the area. Check your bikes further for our next destination, which will take place in next morning. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Kaza.
After breakfast, check-out form the hotel and ride through cake made of ice known as Kunzum pass – solitary place on the blue planet to view the Chandratal, the lake of moon. On arrival at Chandratal, check-in at your hotel. At the moonlight you will see the lake amazes with the different colors. Spend some time in the laps of the lake and incarcerate its eerie exquisiteness in your cameras and your hearts. Dinner & Overnight stay at a camp in Chandratal.
After breakfast enjoy the chirping of birds and charming sunrise, around the lake gives you a spectacular looks from green to reddish orange, and depart for Manali. En-route towards Manali you will pass the tremendously stunning Rohtang Pass. Arrive at Manali till evening, on arrival at Manali check-in at your hotel. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Manali.
After breakfast, proceed for in & around sightseeing of Manali, strolling towards the Hadimba temple (much-revered wood-and- stone shrine, built in 1553, situated in a defrayal of the cedar forest and was about 2km from west of central Manali), then you can visit to Museum of Himachal Culture & Folk Art (opposite to Hadimba Temple, where all religious relics, household objects, instruments, artillery, architectural wood-carvings and scale sculpt of Himachal temples can be found). The hot sulphur springs of Vashisth Village, old Manali and Manali Sanctuary are also some good places to trip around to hill parish. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Manali.
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and explore the town on your own. Later in the afternoon, board the bus for your onward journey to Delhi.
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