Ladakh, the cold desert of India, is counted among one of the best mountain biking destinations of India. Located in the higher region of India, Ladakh is blessed with several untouched areas that are quite off-track due to their high altitude. As a result, these tracks are unreachable for the usual travellers and remain unspoiled
Mountain biking on these unspoiled tracks of Ladakh makes the tour more exciting and interesting. Undoubtedly, mountain biking in Ladakh is the most challenging and physical fitness demanding adventure sports. It can offer a mix of adventure, excitement and various daring tasks that you may have never had before.
At Trekking in India, we offer an adventurous 12 days Mountain Bike Tours that can take you around the naturally beautiful Ladakh. Starting from Delhi you will reach to Leh and visit some ancient monasteries like Shey Gompa, Thiksey Gompa and Hemis, a largest monastery in Ladakh. From here, you will proceed to Hyamnya – Chumathang, Sumdo – Karzok, Debring – Upshi and back to Leh.
Our Ladakh mountain biking package is best designed for those who love exploring unique Ladakhi culture and tradition closely. If you are strong and full of energy, then this adventure tour is best meant for you.
Day 01: Delhi – Leh (Complete Rest In Leh For Acclimatisation
Day 02: Leh – Shey – Thiksey - Hemis
Shey Gompa is about 15 kms from Leh. It used to be the summer palace of the kings of Ladakh. There are lots of Stupas and Gompas built around the palace. Shey palace was built by Deldan Namgyal in the beginning of 17’Th century AD. Main attraction in Shey is the 12m Shakyamuni Buddha statue inside the Dresthang Gompa.
Thiksey Gompa, close to Shey is about 17 kms from Leh. The monastery is considered to be one of the most beautiful in Ladakh and belongs to the Gelukspa order.
Hemis, about 45 kms south of Leh it is one of the most famous and largest monastery in Ladakh. It belongs to the Drukpa order and was founded in the early 17’Th century. The setting is perfect with the monastery cradled in a lovely valley, surrounded by streams and fronted by long Mani walls. Overnight stay at the guest house.