Ladakh the Fascinating Place for Biking

 By: Jamie S Hanson
Any mountain lover or person who enjoys the natural beauty and surroundings, Ladhak is the perfect place to enjoy while biking through the valleys and the mountain terrain. The passage and mountain passes are safe for tourists who can enjoy the virgin beauty of the area. The scenario is spell-bounding and fascinating.

But if you prefer to take a bike to explore Ladakh then you will enjoy the real natural beauty and wildlife on your journey. It is not necessary to bring you bike with you but you can hire the bike at Ladakh. They charge around Rs.700 per day, which again according to the season and the model and make of the bike. The hiring of the bike depends and is dependent on the faith of the bike provider and the hirer. However, before taking the bike on tour to Ladhak you have to check the minimum necessary systems of the bike from an expert mechanic. Be sure to carry some additional fuel as you will not get any fuel on your route. Moreover carry kits for puncture care and some tools for taking care of your vehicle while on the mountain terrain. Always remember to carry driving gadgets on your own.

The Leh-Manali route is preferred by most of the bikers because while travelling you will find wildlife, flowers, villages and hospitable inhabitants. In this expedition you can go to Sikkim,Ladakh, Kulu, Manali on the eastern Himalayan region. There are many virgin areas still waiting to be exploited by bikers. They are not exactly on the route but are accessible. When you travel by bike from Leh to Manali, the 475 kms long road you face various challenges on the road. You will have to clear the exciting four passes in the mountain range at an approximate height of 29000 feet. These are mainly single track road and suitable for bikers. From June to October is the most suitable time for biking in this stretch.

You will have the opportunity to see many ancient monasteries and villages with doctrine cultures. The more you climb the more excitement is felt while biking. There is the best provision to camp on any place you prefer and cook your food and take rest for the day. Otherwise on the route you will come across several guest houses where you can stay for the night. Eventually it is better if you take the help of an able tour provider along with a guide to make your journey thrilling.
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