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    Ladakh Road Trip 2022

    Life is not about the destination, it is all about the journey which you take. This was our dream road trip like it is for every biker, traveler who wants to ride and drive to Leh Ladakh. We wanted to travel to Ladakh in November 2021 when we reached Darcha but we had to return back since the...
  2. sajalsheth

    Umling La Pass

    Hello Everybody, My Name is SAJAL SHETH, 56 I am from Cuttack , Odisha. I ride Bajaj Pulsar 200 NS. I did Umling La Pass on 27th May 2022 on my SOLO ride to Zanskar and Umling La Pass. This will be basically a "picture-logue" with short narrations only. Here are some highlights... Enjoy it:)...
  3. Soham Dutta

    Couple looking for travel mates for a taxi trip around Ladakh in June

    Hi, We are a couple looking for another couple/ or individuals to share the taxi trip around Ladakh in June (dates are still tentative and can accommodate requests). We are from Mumbai and would be flying in directly to Leh. I am also open to taking requests from visitors looking to do part of...
  4. ameerali19

    Best MotorCycle for Ladakh or Long trip

    Hi friends, which is the best motor cycle for long drive ? I have a plan for Kerala to Ladakh and then cover Nepal ,Buttan then return . my concern is goods carrying (like ladakh carrier can fit or saddle bag ),mileage and comfort. Royal Enfield Classic 350 Dual channel ABS edition is in my...
  5. Y

    Julley Ladakh !...Trip by gang of 18 in late August/early September 2019

    My first attempt at a T-log in BCMT. New member here. Was and am an avid reader of travelogues in BCMT for more than a decade and was hooked to Ladakh for a long time. Details/logistics/economics of the tour: Dates of the trip: 27th Aug to 6th Sept 2019 (10N/11D). No. of members in group : 18...
  6. Vrushali Surve

    The Dream Ride! Being a pillion through the mighty Ladakh on Duke 390.

    Although Ladakh has not remained inaccessible to various sorts of travelers, riding all the way up to 17000 mt. is not yet a cakewalk for a Duke 390 rider with a female pillion and with a riding couple's basic luggage. Nevertheless, we were determined to make our dream ride happen. Practically...
  7. rals.aro

    Mt. Stok Kangri Expedition

    Prologue | Contemplation If I told you I felt nervous, unsure, feeble and muddled, I’d be understating my state of existence. If anything at all, I was vigorously numb. After having shared countless breaths with the treacherous side of the mountain, I believe penning down the emotions is beyond...
  8. jpoddar

    Ladakh in October

    Hi.. I'm planning for a Ladakh trip this year in October with my family. Planning to start on Oct 10 and will return on Oct 21. The dates and duration are kind of fixed due to constraints like leaves and school holidays. I've two kids, 8 & 5 years old. I already did Spiti and North Sikkim (in...
  9. Motopsycho

    Expert Opinion on Leh Trip in September

    Hi Travelers, We are planning to do an extensive road trip from Kerala to Leh, starting on August 15th. Though we are aware of the routes and roads till Delhi, none of us have ventured to Leh so far. We have prepared itinerary for two options and both are attached below. We request you to...
  10. shayleehnetinka

    This is Shay Lee Hnetinka and how can make my best vacation?

    My name is Shay Lee Hnetinka and I'm just planning a vacation with my 4 Friends for 1 week, so what things to do in India, that could be make memorable for us, because we have no idea of best places, hotels and best budget, please help me guys to know, how can we make our best vacation in India?
  11. jin

    Ladakh Spiti circuit suggestions needed

    Hi All, I am planning ladakh and spiti circuit from friday. Below is the tentative iternary which I think is a bit exhaustive at some places and lean in some. I am not quite certain about the roads so need suggestions for the changes in this itenary. 29 June - Gurgaon - manali 30 June -...
  12. Jason Byrne

    Noida-Ladakh Trip Itinerary - Aug'18

    I plan to do a 10 day road trip with my wife in an XUV500 from Noida to Leh and back in August 2018 and have prepared the below itinerary. Day 1 - Noida-Manali (RefuelAt Manali) Day 2 - Manali-Sarchu Day 3 - Sarchu-Leh(Tank Up At Leh) Day 4 - Leh-Warshi (Stay At Warshi) - 7-8 hours of driving...
  13. E

    Urgent: Trip to Ladakh / Spiti / Arunachal / North-East from June 1, 2018

    Planning a 11-13 nights road trip from Delhi starting June 1, 2018 (with wife, 2 kids – 10 yrs and 4 yrs) in Toyota Innova (automatic, 2.8L diesel, Sep-2018 model). This is the most ambitious family trip we are planning in terms of terrains, duration etc., though we are regular with short 2-5...
  14. Chaitanya Sunil Patil

    Ladakh bike ride itinerary suggestions - July 2018

    Hi all, I'm planning for Jammu - Srinagar - Ladakh - Manali ride this July. We are 6 people on 4 bikes. The dates are Sat 7th July to Sun 22nd July (Mumbai to Mumbai). I've prepared the following itinerary. Please go through it & tell me if it is ok. Sat - Mon = Mumbai to Jammu train Mon =...
  15. nadz11.ns

    Tales of a Solo Traveller [Ladakh '18]

    A long cherished dream of riding to Ladakh got fulfilled recently ️:heart: Dates - 11th May to 20th May, 2018 Total distance - 2015.3 km Bike - KTM Duke 390 2017 Route - Jammu - Srinagar -Kargil - Leh - Nubra Valley - Pangong Tso - Leh - Srinagar - Jammu Customary teaser shots Jammu...
  16. M

    Leh Ladakh - Land of high passes and lakes (Apr'18)

    Since the time we watched 3 idiots, me and my cousins had a strong and long desire to visit Leh-Ladakh... over the last few years we were planning a trip with all cousins but didn't succeed... Start of this year, everyone of us was determine to go for a vacation together and have an awesome time...
  17. nadz11.ns

    Tourist spots in Kashmir, Ladakh region declared 'no polythene' zones

    The Jammu and Kashmir government has declared tourist destinations and resorts in the Valley and Ladakh region as polythene-free zones, and banned the use of non-biodegradable plastic at its properties, according to an official order. The government aims to achieve sustainable tourism and make...
  18. S

    Ladakh Itinerary suggestions - 8n/9D June 2018

    I will be in Leh from June 11-June 19 along with my wife and 10-year old daughter. Here is the tentative itinerary Day 1 - Leh, stay at resort and relax Day 2- Visit Alchi monastery,Likir Monastrey,Indus & Zanskar river Sangam, , Pathar Sahib Gurdwara and Magnetic Hil, stay at Leh hotel Day...
  19. Abhishek Sura

    Bike transfer to Jammu Tawi

    Hi, I will be transporting my bike from Hyderabad to Jammu Tawi and our ride will start on Monday morning as a batch from Srinagar. I will be reaching Jammu tawi on Sunday morning. Now the question is that does the parcel office of Jammu Tawi will be opened on Sunday to collect my bike? Please...
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    Decrease tire pressure in mountain areas?

    Hi, does it make sense to decrease tire pressure in mountain areas like Ladakh, for better grip? Or is it a dangerous practice? Also, are there any good TPMS available in India? TIA