The trip is finally happening. This is the tentative schedule:
29th June: Reach Chandigarh, get bikes checked and fill petrol.
30th June: Leave early morning, reach Karcham by evening. Night halt at Karcham.
1st July: Karcham to Kaza. Visit monestary at Tabo. Kaza has the highest petrol pump in the world.
2nd July: Kaza to Chandertal. Visit Kye monestary and Kibber village enroute. Cross kunzum la.
3rd July: Chandertal to Keylong. Get fuel topped up at Tandi, the last pump till Leh. Get bike checked at Keylong. Halt at Keylong.
4th July: Keylong to Pang. Halt at the Pang transit camp, the highest in the world. Cross Baralacha la, climb up Gata loops.
5th July: Pang to Karu. Halt at Karu. Cross More plains.
6th July: Karu to Pangong Tso. Night stay at Tangtse. Cross Changla.
7th July: Tangtse to Leh. Cross Changla.
8th July: Local Leh sightseeing. Visit Thiksey, hemis, leh palace, shanti stupa. Roam around in the market. German Bakery ;)
9th July: Leh to Khardung la and back. The highest motorable pass in the world.
10th July: Leh to Kargil. Cross Fotu La.
11th July: Kargil to Srinagar. Cross Zoji la, Dras, second coldest inhabited place in the world.
12th July: Srinagar to Pathankot. Cross Jawahar tunnel, 2.8 kms long.
13th July: Pathankot to Chandigarh.