India

India Motorcycle Tours

For the curious westerner there is no more distant, worthy and exotic region to explore. It confirms the beautiful diversity of our planet! The adventurous spirit is there in all our India motorcycle tours with no short cuts and no cheap options. We take pride in our reputation for quality and organization. These matters are not always easy to ensure in the Subcontinent.

This wonderful country encompasses hugely diverse regions. Temples, forts and exotic architecture are abundant in the Golden Triangle region of Rajasthan. Mountains, tea and spice filled plantations and beaches characterise Kerala. And then there are the mountainous peaks of Ladakh, nestled within the Himalayan mountain range. Take your pick of Indian tour from some fantastic options!

Let India do the talking as you enjoy a blast of a motorcycle ride. We shall explore the unique qualities of this fascinating country, meeting friendly locals and tasting some tantalising local cuisine, of course. All the while enjoy thrilling roads, amazing hair pins and even the highest motorable road in the world at Khardung-La. India is somewhere not to be missed by any motorcycle enthusiast.

Why tour India?

  • Expect the unexpected
  • Whatever your preconceptions, India will surprise you
  • Our Royal Enfield motorcycles really are in their element on Indian roads
  • Fabulous historic cities
  • Truly breath-taking scenery and nature

Why tour with H-C Travel?

  • The most experienced Himalayan and Keralan motorcycle guides in the business
  • Small groups to enhance your experiences, typically 4-8 motorcycles
  • Trained mechanic and a/c support/luggage vehicle
  • Quality accommodation, typically 4* except in the Himalayas
  • The only UK tour operator to take you to the highest motorable pass in the World, Khardung-La, at 5605m
  • New model Royal Enfield 500s
  • Please read this!
    Motorcycling in India is surely one of the best ways to experience the country’s rich cultures, people, and unequalled scenery. At the same time, motorcycling here has its dangers. This is especially the case on narrow mountain roads with unpredictable traffic and quick-changing weather conditions. While most of our Indian tours are well-suited to any relatively experienced rider, our Himalayan Adventures should be undertaken by fit, experienced riders. You will need an open mind for changing road conditions and different rules of the road. For these tours we modify our motorcycles for mountain and high-altitude riding. We are experienced at managing / mitigating altitude sickness.
    And because of our organization and our small group size, we have an accident record that is the envy of every other tour operator.
    Age restriction is 18-65, but please check with us if you are over 65, we can be flexible.

    Rajasthan Palace Classic Tour

    Search for tigers at Ranthambore Tiger Reserve • Visit the Taj Mahal, one of the wonders of the world • Ride through villages and view rural India • Witness the Golden Fortress City of the Sands

    Himalayan High Roads Adventure

    Ride some of the world’s highest motorable passes, Khardung-La, Taglang-La, Lachulung-La • Visit the historic capital of British Raj, Simla • Discover the wonders of the Lamayuru monastery • Challenge your riding skills with 112 consecutive hairpins, each one carefully numbered

    Kerala Mountains, Wildlife & Beaches

    Witness the captivating Munnar tea plantations • Visit the wonderful Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary • Enjoy riding along mountain switchbacks • Search for tigers in the jungles of Masinagudi

  • Visa requirements
    The Indian Government is in the process of changing visa requirements. At present, visas are required by UK citizens for travel to India. (If you are not a UK citizen, please check with your local Indian Embassy.) You will be sent further details once you have paid for your tour in full. Usually visas can only be issued within three months before the required dates. Visa costs for UK citizens are about £65. If you wish to use a visa processing agency, rather than apply in yourself, they usually charge about £70.

    Websites
    UK government information and advice www.fco.gov.uk
    Visa applications www.indianvisaonline.gov.in/evisa
    Visa services www.rossconsular.com
    Indian Tourist Board www.tourism.gov.in
    For more information on our Kerala tours www.keralabiketours.com

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