1. J

    Himachal Trip - Dec 2021

    Dear friends, I am planning a trip to Himachal with family - 3 adults, 2 kids (5yr & 11yr). I plan to book a private taxi from Shimla. Rough plan: 19-Dec: Reach Shimla through Toy train, rest and explore local 20-Dec: Naldhera-Mashobra-Tattapani, O/n at Shimla (Is it advisable to do local s/s...
  2. S

    The Volvos on Delhi- Manali Route

    I have Been a huge Fan of Volvo Buses in India, no matter how much I see them, travel by them , I want more of them. This was Photos of City Land Travels B11 R Multi-axle Volvo Buses that are running on Delhi Manali Route. I traveled in this bus while going to Leh via Manali.
  3. D

    Suggestions for Naggar & Manali Trip

    Hi, I'm trying to plan a trip to Naggar & Manali with 4 Days in Hand in last week of Sept'2019. Itinerary as of on planned: 1) Leaving from Delhi on 27th-Sep night in Volvo. ( I have a question here which one is better volvo (HRTC or HPTDC) when accompanied with Toddler , whats the difference...
  4. P

    Bicyle Touring Rental Bike with Panniers in Manali. Any Idea?

    Hello there, I am looking to make my way to Manali in mid-August for a self-supported ride from Manali to Leh and was wondering if you know of any bicycle rental place that provides good quality bikes with panniers? I have been trying to look but can't find any at all on the websites - most of...
  5. A

    Looking for Travel Partner || Manali <=> Kaza || 24th <=> 26th June 2018

    Hi All, I am planning for trip to Kaza, below is the itinerary: June 23rd: Manali June 24th: Leave for Kaza June 25th: Kaza June 26th: Leave for Manali I am looking for travel partners for Manali to Kaza on June 24th and Kaza to Manali on June 26th. As known the route to the destination is...
  6. tusharxtreme

    Spiti Circuit| A Family trip in Ecosport

    Hey BCMtian's, I went for Spiti circuit with my parents from 2nd June to 9th June 2018. My day wise plan was as below- Day-1- Gurgaon to Rampur Bushahr Day-2- Rampur to Kalpa Day-3- Kalpa to Tabo via Nako Day-4- Tabo to Kaza via Dhankar monastery, Mud village in Pin Valley Day-5- Kaza to Kaza...
  7. Roxx

    Free halt/stay for bikers riding to/from Leh/Himachal..! (Private Room in Ahmedabad)

    Hello everyone... Roxx here from Ahmedabad, just renovated my room, got new tiles and so.. and i am thinking to help bikers by providing free stay or night halt at my home. I will try to provide free breakfast too, but cant promise as of now. Well, here it goes: -Room is on 1st floor with small...
  8. 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...
  9. Davind3r

    Personal recommendations for hotel in Manali

    Hi All, I would greatly appreciate if you could recommend a hotel or two in Manali for * 3-4 nights from this coming Sunday * Close walking distance to attractions * Room service * For a couple * Budget 3-4-5 thousand a night Also, I would we travelling by own car from Ludhiana to Manali, so...
  10. C

    Srinagar-Leh-Manali mid June 2018

    Hi, After much research (thanks a ton to the BCMTouring travel guides), I have put together a tentative schedule. Please let me know whether this is doable? Am I stretching it? I am going in my own car (Outlander, petrol; two drivers) and there will be five adults + a toddler (4 years). Day 1...
  11. ananth725

    Himachal in mid November..Shimla..Narkanda..Tirthan Valley & Manali

    Mountains. They have such an impact on you that, you’ll keep coming back for more. No number of hill trip is more. So this time I set off for a Himachal trip with my family. I have always wanted to take my parents up north and I finally did. Some picture starters before the writeup..
  12. mpsrandhawa

    A trip down to the memory lane- 2013 Manali travel

    A trip down to the memory lane- 2013 Manali travel
  13. A

    Anybody travelling to ladakh from Delhi via srinagar route on Sept 13?

    Hi guys, I am a solo rider, leaving to Delhi today and tomorrow from Delhi am planning to rent a bike and travel to leh via srinagar and complete the circuit back to Delhi by manali route. Anybody travelling on this particular dates?
  14. R

    Leh-Sriniagar-Keylong-Leh bike ride in September

    Hi. Need your thoughts on this Leh bike trip itinerary. We're planning to fly into Leh and rent a bike. From there, we're thinking of travelling to Pangong Tso -> keylong -> Kishtwar -> Srinagar -> Kargil and reach back to Leh. We have 9 days of driving time (landing in Leh on Sep 23 8am &...
  15. thefirstthambi

    A Zip Through HP- Spiti-Parashar Lake-Bi

    JLT---yes, it was a'Just Like That kind of a trip! Till a few hours prior to hitting the road, neither had the plan been finalised nor had Deepika's leave been confirmed and for such rightful reasons, we had decided to play the ball on its merit. A late start -and without a camera, any advance...
  16. Yogeshkale

    Ladakh 2016 - Photolog

    This is Second time have been to Ladakh, now with my local friends group called RedBikers. Just enjoy the log.
  17. sanuroxz

    Solo Backpacking in 'Spiti'

    “I took the right decision by not traveling in the Govt bus and went for the comfortable Traveler” was thinking and praising myself while getting lost in the magnificent beauty of the mighty the Himalayas while traveling from Kaza to Manali. Initially road was better so as the views all...
  18. M

    Need travel partners 12-19th Aug for Spiti Circuit

    Hi... We are three friends doing the spiti circuit via an SUV from 12-19th Aug 2017. Our route would be Narkanda-Reckong Peo - nako-tabo-pin valley- kaza-key-kibber-kaza-langza-hikkim-komic-losar-kunzum-chandratal-manali. We can take in 2more people(male/female- as we already have a girl in...
  19. Ranjeet Singh

    Spiti Travel Partner

    Dear BCMTians, A friend of mine is looking for another couple to share cab that they hired on their trip to Spiti from Chandigarh. Its an Innova. 11-19 August Chd - Kalpa - Spiti - Manali - Chd 4 seats (couple or family) available. Please msg your contact on my email: [email protected]...
  20. 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...