1. chidanand Gonwar

    Ladhak 2.0 June 2017

    First thanks to BCM forum for giving road status and details of places ... i have no experience in travelogues, this is my first post.. Heard of Places like Kishtwar, Killar, Pangi Vally..., Yeh i know most of you have heard and few of you have been there before. Believe me, nothing has...
  2. R

    Self Drive Car for Delhi-Ladakh-Delhi

    Hi, I am Planning for a road trip from Delhi To Ladakh and back during October 2018. I would need a self drive SUV from Delhi, preferably a White Board car to avaoid any trouble for traveling locally Ladakh. Can i get suggestions. it would be really helpful. Rohan
  3. Yogesh Sarkar

    2018 Manali Leh Road Status

    This thread is being started to keep track of the status of the Manali – Leh Highway in 2018. The highway had closed for public on the 22nd of November 2017 and is expected to reopen in end of May or early June 2018. Manali - Leh Highway Status: Officially closed for traffic on 17-10-18. Any...
  4. S

    Urgent- •Ladakh trekker missing -Need help!

    This is Not a Forward. Need help finding a trekker in Ladakh. Manka Dworak - female,Polish,33 yrs approx. no contact since 23 days. Trek began on 24th Aug 2017 from Leh. Family has informed embassy but process is slow. Any help appreciated. Check fb page to help out. If you have contacts in...
  5. D

    Planning a long trip across india... Need help

    Hello everyone, Its been quite a while that i have been thinking about this and now that i can take my time off from work, i am planning a trip across India covering all the states and union territories by car with my wife. I know that covering each and every state/union territory is a huge...
  6. Yogesh Sarkar

    An August trip to Ladakh

    It's been a couple of days since I came back from my August trip to Ladakh in the month of August. It has been the best trip in terms of photography, food, and mood, even though I didn’t push myself too hard nor did I explored any place, I hadn’t explored earlier. Yet, it was special. Because...
  7. skysat2005

    Riding to Ladakh : 2016, A Photolog

    Our annual riding ritual of 2016 took us to Ladakh, a third time for me, second time for Santosh @NatureLover Dates : 9th Sept 2016 to 14th Sept 2016 Bikes : TVS Apache 160 RTR and Bajaj Avenger 200 As per the traditions of BCMT, posting few teaser shots to start the log.
  8. Rohit Malik

    Ladakh: God's Masterpiece

    THE LEH STORY : ONE THAT I WON’T FORGET EVER Prologue : Leh, Mecca for bikers and a dream for every traveler, tourist or wanderer whatever you are. I started riding to Himalayas in 2013 and since then covered almost whole of Uttarakhand (chopta tungnath five times ☺), Spiti Valley circuit...
  9. S

    Roadtrip to Ladakh - June/July 2017

    Ladakh Roadtrip 2017 Travelogue A big thanks to Yogesh Sir for his guidance on trip itinerary and tips. Introduction Who? : 1 Couple from Bangalore; 1 Couple from Mumbai How? : XUV 500 When? : 21 June - 07 July 2017 Cost? : Rs. 20,000 per head all inclusive (Yes, that’s possible)...
  10. barista

    Finally Ladakh.....closing in

    We are a group of four childhood friends heading for our dream Ladakh trip, starting 01 July starting from Noida. We will be driving a 2WD Scorpio. Our tentative itinerary is: 01 July : Noida - Udhampur 02 July : Udhampur to Sonmarg 03 July: Sonmarg - Panikhar 04 July: Panikhar - Padum 05 July...
  11. Avinash Ambekar

    To the Land of Momos, Maggi and Omlette - Photolog :)

    No rides happening... Not even breakfast rides... ](*,)Leh riding season had started too and I was going to be hitched soon :Hangman: Badly needed to ride somewhere and none other than Leh Ladakh came to my mind. Had been there in 2012 but was not able to cover most of places because of some...
  12. Bharath Bhandarkar

    Please help with Delhi - Kashmir - Leh - Manali Itinerary

    Hi guys, My friend and I are riding to Leh and back from Delhi. I have traveled to North India only once before, therefore, please have a look at our itinerary and let us know if it is feasible. The main objective is to experience the bike ride itself, and we are planning to come again & again...
  13. holla

    24th July'17 - manali to leh- shared private taxi- looking for co travellers

    Hi , Two of us are planning to do Manali to leh via private taxi . 24th July'17 - Manali to Keylong /Jispa 25th July'17 - Jispa/Keylong to Leh Please let us know if anyone is interested in sharing this journey with us. Innova might be able to fit 5-6 people comfortably. Regards, Manasa
  14. K

    Suggestions for 16 Days Ladakh + Pangi + Kashmir

    Hi All, Please provide your feedback for the following itinerary starting 2nd week of july: Day 1: chd - manali 300 Day 2: Manali-jispa 170 Day 3: Jispa-leh 330 Day 4: leh permits and local 20 Day 5: leh-panamik - hunder 210 Day 6: hunder-warila-pangong 240 Day 7: Pangong-marsimikla-upshi...
  15. nadz11.ns

    What should be a relaxed itinerary for Ladakh

    Of late, most of the itineraries on Ladakh I have seen are really fast paced. Most want to do the circuit in 10-12 days. But I think this circuit should be given more time and the places should be enjoyed and not rushed. Can those who have been to Ladakh share their views on this and help make...
  16. Lakshay Goel

    Leh ladakh in early June 2017

    Hi everyone, I am planning a trip to Leh ladakh in first half of June. Most probably around 9th June. We would most probably be two cars (duster and Brezza). I have prepared a rough iitenary for now. I would really appreciate it if people could help me with finalizing it. I am planning to go...
  17. S

    Group tour to Ladakh

    Hi, my wife and myself, both above 50 years, are planning a 12 day trip to Ladakh. We are planning to take a group tour 11N/12D tour from A Lifetime Trip. The tour starts in Srinagar and ends in Manali. Has anyone taken this group tour before? Can you share your opinion about it? Thanks
  18. L

    Bike Trip to Ladakh from 12th to 21st May 2017

    Hi All, We are a group of 10 guys planning a bike trip to Ladakh from 12th to 21st May 2017. Shared below the tentative plan for the trip.. 12th May -Arrive in Leh by air around 9AM -Get Inner Line Permits and check bikes to be hired the next day -Night stay in Leh 13th May...
  19. T

    Trip to spiti

    Can anyone plz suggest on which route we shoukd go to go spiti by manali or by shimla? We are plan to travel in 13th May 17. How much cost per person is road trip to leh from manali.
  20. Jasgeet Kaur

    The story continues...

    The river less travelled...