This year’s Twister Pass Motorcycle Tour’s route consists of a beautiful mix of the high altitude valleys and lakes in the Himalayas. The tour will start in Delhi and will wind its way to Shimla, the winter capital of pre-Independence India. From there, the tour enters the beautiful Sangla Valley set amidst apple orchards and misty mountaintops. The journey into the remote yet beautiful Spiti Valley is sure to leave its mark on all of the riders as they traverse the dust trails along the Spiti River into remote Kaza.
Stay in The Spiti Valley should offer the riders a chance to explore the Himalayas, century old monasteries, a chance to spot some rare wildlife (blue sheep) and enjoy the warmth of Kaza, a village that is accessible only 4 months in a year. From there, the riders will make their way into Leh over 5 of the worlds highest passes. From Leh the tour will take the riders into Srinagar, to enjoy the picturesque Dal Lake. The route from Srinagar back to Delhi will have see a stop over at Amritsar, to take in the Golden Temple and the international border of India and Pakistan.
THE TOUR INCLUDES-
Royal Enfield350/500cc motorcycles or KTM 200 Dukes, insured, roadworthy and road legal)
1 Four Wheel vehicle (Tempo Traveller) back up vehicle
2 Experienced Tour guides
Fuel for the complete journey for motorcycles
Mechanic and Medical Support
Accommodationon twin sharing basis with best available/luxury stays where available/possible.
All meals(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) – lunch at decent restaurants en route or packed lunch wherever decent restaurants unavailable.
|Dates:||Aug 10th to Aug 27th 2013|
|Start / Finish:||New Delhi, India/New Delhi, India|
|Duration:||19 nights/18 days|
|Total Distance:||3400 kms|
|Accommodation:||HP Tourism Hotels, best available hotels in the remote locations.Note: Accommodation is these remote regions are basic and we will strive to provide hotels that provide this as best as possible.|
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