It was our 1st day Manali, a pitstop after our stretching ride to Himachal Pradesh all over from Mumbai before we get into Rhotang pass (Leh-Ladakh) the gate way to the riders heaven. It was raining heavily at Manali and was definitely a horrible weather to ride ahead as of most of the landslides in […]
Day 6 was the start of another leg, the interesting landscapes from Manali to Leh via the broken National Highway. It was a distance of approximately 150 kms but the highlight of the day would be camping beside Bhaga river at the end.
Day 6 (15th June 2017) Leh To Pangong We got up early and enquired about the permits we require to visit nubra, pangong and other places. Me and my friend (Krishna Tamang) went to get the permits leaving both the pillions at the hotel. We got the permits by 11 AM and from there went […]
Day 4 had its own tales. It was mostly wasted waiting for Vikas, a rider whom I met at Delhi and was supposed to leave on the same day. It was a 600 km ride throughout the night and till afternoon of the next day, no less strenuous than the other days.
12th June 2017 To 22nd June 2017 Lucknow To Khardungla It all started off when I started riding 4 years back in the year 2013. Always had a dream to take bullet to ladakh it became true this year in 2017 June, when I planned the ride to Khardungla from Lucknow along with a rider […]
After a 1000 km ride on Day 1 from Kolkata to Kanpur and Kanpur to Gurgaon on Day 2, I had already done 1500+ kms. It was time to take a rest both for me and my motorcycle.
This was the 2nd Day of the Ladakh Ride from Kolkata. I left Hotel Manisha International at Kanpur and rode to Gurgaon at my friend’s place.
Day 5 (14th June 2017) Pang To Leh In the morning we asked the hotel owner if we can get some Diamox tablets. Initially she refused for the same and said “tum log to hattey khattey aaye ho tumhey kya zarurat hai but later, before we left, she gave us only 4 tablets for ₹20/- […]
It was the World Motorcycle Day and I spent my day like this. Day 1 of the Ladakh Solo Ride, I had planned to ride till Varanasi / Allahabad / Kanpur. Eventually, I ended up at Kanpur. The ride was awesome and I was eagerly waiting for the days ahead.
Ladakh is definitely a wanna-go destination for most bikers and travel enthusiasts. In June, 2017 I took the trip. Solo but undeterred, my Bajaj Pulsar 200NS gave me the ride of my dreams. Starting from Kolkata on 21st June, 2017 i.e. World Motorcycle Day, it took me 19 days to do a round trip across […]