Motor biking in Kumaon region is one of the best ways to find magnificent views of the thick forest, snow clapped peaks, murmuring water falls and much more. The belt is also rich for the bird watcher, adventure lovers and wildlife photographers. Horned rhinoceros, several species of deer, sloth bear, wild boar, fresh water dolphin, leopard, the marsh mugger and Gharial crocodiles, over 450 species of birds and the elusive, nocturnal Royal Bengal tiger…you can find them at the verdant Jim Corbett National Park.
A 10 days/ 11 nights motor bike tour including unlimited fun & challenge to one of the remotest regions of Kumaon Himalayas. It involves visiting remote valleys, villages and crossing over high mountains providing spectacular views of picturesque snow capped peaks, rugged terrain and old monasteries. The tour starts from Delhi and ends in Delhi. Come prepared for every possible weather imaginable from scorching sunshine to freezing blizzards, even in mid-summers.
Area: Kumaon Himalayas
Altitude: 2750 mts/9020 ft
Duration: 10 Days
Destinations Covered: Delhi – Corbett – Dhikala Forest – Binsar– Munsyari – Patal Bhubaneshwari – Chaukori – Mukteshwar – Ramgarh-Delhi
Day 01): Delhi Arrival
Upon arrival at Delhi airport met our representative and then transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 02): Delhi Corbett National Park(280 kms/6 hrs)
Early in the morning after breakfast ride your bike up to Corbett National Park. Arrive at the Park by noon and check in to the Nature Resort. After lunch, take a guided nature walk and also visit the famous Garjia temple on bike. Overnight stay at Nature Resort.
Day 03): Corbett National Park –Dhikala Forest Lodge
Early morning after breakfast left your bike at the resort and takes a jeep safari to Dhikala Forest Lodge. On the way you can see lots of wild animal. On arrival check in and lunch. After leisure get ready for evening safari to Chaud, here you can spot elephant, wild bore and if you are lucky you can spot the tiger also. Back to the lodge. Evening tea and snacks. Dinner and overnight stay at DFL.
Day 04): Dhikala Forest Lodge – Corbett National Park
Early in the morning get ready for another jeep safari. After breakfast drive to drive back to Corbett. Lunch and evening rest at resort. Overnight stay at Nature Resort.
Day 05): Corbett National Park – Binsar
In the morning after breakfast we will ride our bike up to Binsar, enroute we drive through the sanctuary. Binsar offers a lot of opportunities to the avid birders and photographers. Overnight stay at Binsar.
Day 06): Binsar – Munsyari (192 km/6 hrs)
A steep ascent on a hillside replete with villages, streams and waterfalls brings you to a quaint little township of Munsyari, perched on a mountain face. Munsyari commands fantastic views of the Pancha chuli peaks and the Milam and Ralam valleys. The majority of the population is of the ethnic Bhotia race, a very tough breed, invaluable as guides and porters or the various treks that begin here. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07): Munsyari
Khaliya Top is situated approximate 11 Km from the Wayfarer’s Resort, at a height of 11500 ft. This hilltop offers an incredible view of the Pancha chuli peaks. The highly popular trek to Khaliya Top through dense forest and overnight stay in alpine tents is a must.
Day 08): Munsyari
For those fond of angling there is ample scope to fish trout and Mahseer in the Ramganga and Gori Ganga rivers within radius of 40 Kms. Separate arrangements for guide and packed lunch can be made. Guests are expected to bring along their own angling equipment.
Day 09): Munsyari – Patal Bhubaneshwari – Chaukori (250 kms)
Today we will ride to Patal Bhubaneshwari (05 Hrs), spend 02 Hrs visiting Magmite / Stalmite caves which depicts the legends of The Mahabharata, the great Indian epic, and then to Chaukori. Chaukori a small Kumaoni Village has tea gardens with enchanting views of the Himalayas. The road to Chaukori is along the famous Berinag ridge. Overnight stay in a Tourist Rest House.
Day 10): Chaukori – Mukteshwar – Ramgarh (260 kms /7 hrs)
Ride in the morning to Mukteshwar through narrow roads dotted with villages. This area is famous as the fruit bowl of the Kumaon. Apple, pear and peach orchards cover the hillsides with their splendid blossoms. Overnight stay at Resort.
Day 11): Ramgarh – Delhi (350 kms /8 hrs)
Ride back to Delhi in the morning. Arrive Delhi in the evening. Overnight stay.
Day 12): Delhi> Depart
COST PER PERSON
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- All ground transfers.
- Twin sharing accommodation in hotel & tent on MAP basis (Breakfast & Dinner).
- Permits for Restricted areas (India – Tibet boarder control, Ladakh, Spiti valley, north-east India)
- First Aid box including oxygen cylinder
- Mechanics with all necessary spare parts
- Support vehicle (if riders are suffering from the altitude fatigue or just a sore ass, they can always jump into our back-up jeep to relax!!
- Fuel for bike
- Damage charges
- Visa (details sent with rider pack)
- Travel Insurance
- Personal expenses
- Mineral water
- International & domestics flights, Bus & Train tickets .
WHAT TO BRING WITH YOU:
- A snood or (Dust Mask) for keeping dust and cold out of your nose.
- Sun hat, Sunglasses or bike glasses.
- Thick warm as well as light socks.
- Lightweight sleeping bag.
- Travel towel.
- Kidney-belt can be helpful support for the long hours of riding.
- A fleece is good for under your jacket.
- Day Pack to carry a water bottle, rain suit and other stuff you will use during the day.
- A money belt or waist pack in which to carry your passport and other valuables.
- Very strong bungee cords or cargo nets.
- Basic first aid kit: a few plasters and antiseptic cream.
- Any regular medication you need.
- Spectacles: bring spares, or your prescription with you.
- Knee protection
- Waist belt
- Riding gloves