14 days
Duration
1370 approx
Miles
Yes
Pillions?
8 – 10
Riders
Adventure
Tour pace

INDIA FLY RIDE MOTORCYCLE TOUR
14 Day Motorcycle Tour of Rajasthan 


Rajasthan is known as land of Kings & it is famous for legends of chivalry, heroism & royalty of Rajput. Rajasthan is one of the most visited states in India. It’s not surprising because it shows India at its most colorful and exotic best. The main attraction for travelers is the vast Thar Desert and one of the oldest mountain ranges in the world, the Aravalli. Here you explore the Magnificent Forts, Opulent Palaces, Delicious cuisine, Elephant Ride, Camel Ride in Soft Sand Dunes, Puppet Shows, Fair & Festivals & Wild-life sanctuaries. It’s also known as the living museum of Indian sub-continent.

To explore this Incredible Royal desert state, we have teamed up with our business partners in India to offer a range of motorcycle tours across India, including the Himalaya’s Motorcycle Tour and this, our Motorcycle Tour of Rajasthan because a motorbike trip is the perfect way to explore the region closely and you can have a better opportunity to share rustic roads with camels and buffalo carts, which, is one of the most common modes of transportation & the most unique thing about this Motorcycle Tour of Rajasthan is that you ride the brilliant Royal Enfield motorcycle through the off-roads of rural areas & riding the Royal Enfield Motorcycle in Rajasthan you can experience yourself the many beautiful and cultural histories by exploring the majestic beauty that lies around every corner of this colorful state.

Our India Rajasthan Motorcycle Tour will allow you to explore & experience a hidden & colorful country on a Royal Enfield Motorcycle. The India Motorcycle tour gives you the freedom to experience the culture. So, come & enjoy with us this cultural & leisure motorbike tour for a once in a lifetime experience that will live on in your heart and mind for many years to come.

YOU WILL NEED:

  • Helmet
  • Lightweight Motorcycle Clothing (jeans, cargo trousers etc or ventilated jacket)
  • Boots
  • Goggles/sunglasses
  • Bike gloves
  • Snood/Dust mask
  • Water resistant backpack (Ideally a Hydration Backpack such as a Camelbak)
  • Bungee/Cargo net

COST OF FLIGHTS

Tour does not include flights or the time required for the flights

Flights for this tour are approximately £350 – 600 Economy Class
Cheaper flights offer two stops. It is imperative you arrive at the airport on or before the time of pick up which, will be given to you once the deposit or full payment has been made

MEALS

You will be responsible for paying for evening meals unless otherwise stated – this is because we prefer to give people their own choice when in unfamiliar countries due to dietary requirements etc.

VISAS

You’ll need to get a visa before travelling to India. You can find further information about how to apply on the Indian High Commission website

From 1 April 2017, the length of stay on an e-visa has been increased from 30 days to 60 days with double entry on tourist and business e-visa and triple entry on medical e-visa. You can find more information about the eligibility criteria on the government of India’s e-Tourist Visa website. Beware of fake websites offering the e-TV service. https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/india/entry-requirements

VACCINATIONS

Typhoid, Hepatitis A and Tetanus vaccinations are recommended for travelling to India. Some parts of India pose a higher risk of infections diseases so it is best to check no less than 8 weeks before departure. useful information can be found here … https://travelhealthpro.org.uk/country/105/india#General_information

WHAT TO RIDE IN?

Ideally, you will want to travel as light as possible. The weather during the times we travel to India is mild and expect temperatures between 24 – 32 degrees centigrade (cooler in the higher areas). It is advisable to take with you and wear either lightweight body armour or a perforated jacket and summer gloves. A pair of strong boots and lightweight trousers for riding in with armour built in. It is not advisable to wear shorts or flip flops when riding! Make sure you bring something to keep you warm during the evenings

WHY CHOOSE US?

Guided Motorbike Tours go to great lengths to ensure your tour is as successful as it can possibly be. We spend a lot of time ensuring our business partners are well vetted and have undergone extensive research to ensure they will deliver as promised. We only use reputable business partners! 

Imagine arriving at the Airport in India only to find no one is there waiting for you to start your holiday, that would be most riders worst nightmare, abandoned in a foreign airport having just spent a fair amount of money for what should be an experience of a lifetime only for it to turn into your worst experience. GMT will ensure your motorcycle holiday to India begins and ends without any hidden extras or nightmares

DAY 01: ARRIVE DELHI

Arrive at Delhi’s airport, our representative will personally meet you outside the EXIT gate of arrival terminal, holding a placard of your name. You will be transferred to your hotel & relax. Overnight stay in Hotel.

DAY 02: DELHI – MANDAWA (130 KMS BY DRIVE IN CAR & 140 KMS BY RIDE ON ROYAL ENFIELD)

After breakfast, board in car & after 130 Kms away from Delhi, we start our first day ride to Mandawa. At Motorcycle Tour starting point, you will be introduced to your Royal Enfield 500cc Motorcycle and the road Captain who makes you aware of all the rules of driving in India with all the gearing system of Royal Enfield bike & how to handle Royal Enfield 500cc Motorcycle in your Motorcycle tour to Rajasthan. Today you will ride Royal Enfield 500 CC bike on country road & enroute you find some local markets. Mandawa is a world famous for its heritage Havelis and colourful fresco art. Mandawa was originally a trading outpost for the ancient caravans routes that stopped here from China & the Middle East. On arrival in Mandawa, check in hotel & relax. Later enjoy walk in colorful market & visit to many interesting havelis. Overnight stay in Hotel.

DAY 03: MANDAWA-BIKANER (220 KMS / 4-5 HRS RIDE)

After breakfast, ride start to Bikaner. On arrival check into the hotel & relax. In the afternoon you will proceed for a sightseeing tour of Bikaner visiting Junagarh Fort, one of the most interesting forts in Rajasthan, with its sumptuously decorated interiors.  Built in 1588 by Raja Rai Singh it is unusual in the sense that it was one of the few major forts of Rajasthan that was not built on a hilltop. Later back to hotel & relax. Overnight at the hotel.

DAY 04: BIKANER-JAISALMER (320 KMS / 7 HRS RIDE)

After breakfast, get ready to ride on awesome route for Motorcycle trip through small villages set among desert oasis with deep blue vast open skies above to the horizon of golden sands. Wild camels and caravans of gypsies drift by as we are virtually alone on the roads through the desert. Our destination for the next two nights is the fantastic Ali Baba “Golden Fortress City” on the Pakistan – India border in the Thar Desert, Jaisalmer. On arrival in Jaisalmer, check into the hotel & relax.

DAY 05: JAISALMER-SAM SAND DUNES DESERT CAMP (40 KMS)

Morning after breakfast, start your sightseeing of Jaisalmer including the old town of Jaisalmer & visit Jaisalmer Fort, built in the year 1156 by Rawal Jaisal. Perched on 80m high hill, housing the entire township within its ramparts, it is the only “Living Fort” in India. Later visit beautifully sculptured Patwon Ki Haveli in the heart of the town & it is virtually the showpiece of Jaisalmer’s legendary architectural wealth. Later we ride down 40 km away from Jaisalmer through huge sand Dunes on both side of Road which gives you awe inspiring experience of Motorcycle Tour in Rajasthan, enroute visit an abandoned village Kuldhara popularly known as Ghost Village. Later ride continue to Sam Sand Dunes. On arrival at Sam Sand Dunes ensuite camping site, check in camp & relax. After tea, enjoy camel ride in soft sand dunes of Thar Desert & the panoramic view of sunset from the middle of Sand Dunes. Later back to Camp & enjoy mouth watering Rajsthani Dinner with folk dance & music programme by a group of talented folk artists. Overnight in Camp.

DAY 06: SAM SAND DUNES-JODHPUR (320 KMS / 6 HRS RIDE)

After breakfast, start ride to Jodhpur through the panoramic country road. Enroute you will enjoy many activities like to visit the house of local farmers to know about their daily life style & also visit the school to see the how Indian village student doing their study. On arrival in Jodhpur, check in hotel & relax. Evening enjoy walk in colorful market of Old City of Jodhpur. Overnight in Jodhpur.

DAY 07: JODHPUR-RANAKPUR VIA MOTORCYCLE TEMPLE (190 KMS / 5 HRS RIDE)

After breakfast, enjoy the sightseeing of Jodhpur on Motorbike toward to Hill to visit the Mehrangarh Fort (Majestic Fort), one of the most impressive & formidable structures anywhere in India. View of the city from the Top of the Fort is just incredible; from here whole city looks Blue. Nearby visit Jaswant Thada (also known as Taj Mahal of Jodhpur); a cluster of royal cenotaphs in white marble built in the year 1899 AD. It is an architectural landmark of Jodhpur. Later ride continue toward Ranakpur through panoramic village route. Enroute experience a must visit & an interesting place for every motorcyclist – the Motorcycle Temple (a place where Motorcycle Rider is God & being worshipped). On arrival in Ranakpur, check into the hotel & relax. Overnight in Ranakpur.

DAY 08: RANAKPUR-UDAIPUR (90 KMS / 3 HRS RIDE)

After breakfast, get ready for Mountainous Motorcycle Ride toward Udaipur, this place is full of natural beauty, abundant water & natural protection afforded by the surrounding forests & Aravali Mountains. It is also known as the “City of Lakes”. Enroute stop to see the oxen are turning a water wheel for irrigation. On arrival check into the hotel & relax. Later enjoy visit to City Palace a majestic architectural marvel towering over the lake & the largest palace complex in Rajasthan. At Sunset enjoy a boat ride around Lake Pichola, which offers spectacular views of the hills, palaces, temples & bathing ghats. Evening take a short walk in the colorful market of Udaipur. Overnight in Hotel at Udaipur

DAY 09: UDAIPUR-GHANERAO (150 KMS / 5 HRS RIDE)

After breakfast, start ride toward our next destination called Ghanerao. Enroute enjoy the visit of UNESCO World Heritage site-Kumbhalgarh Fort, the walls of the fort of Kumbhalgarh extend over 38 km, the second-longest continuous wall after the Great Wall of China. Later ride continue to beautiful & charming village Ghanerao. On arrival, check in hotel & relax. O/n in Hotel.

DAY 10: GHANERAO-PUSHKAR (250 KMS / 6-7 HRS RIDE)

After breakfast, start Motorcycle ride to Pushkar. Pushkar is famous for its Temples, Lake, Ghats, Sand Dunes and Bazaar. There are small hills on the three side of Pushkar and the deep and beautiful lake on the other, which increase the beauty of Pushkar. On arrival, check into the hotel & relax. Evening enjoy the walk in Colorful Market of Pushkar. Overnight in Pushkar.

DAY 11: PUSHKAR-JAIPUR (140 KMS / 4 HRS RIDE)

Today we ride to Jaipur, popularly known as Pink City because many buildings are still washed in Pink, the traditional color of welcome. Jaipur is the flamboyant & colourful capital of Rajasthan. With its rich & colourful past, resplendent with tales of valour & bravery, it is now one of the most important heritage cities in India. On arrival in Jaipur, check in hotel & relax. We finish our Motorcycle Tour here & take bid from crew members. Evening enjoy walk in market area of old town with your guide. Overnight in Jaipur.

DAY 12: JAIPUR FULL DAY LOCAL SIGHTSEEING

After breakfast enjoy the guided sightseeing tour of Jaipur including the 16th century’s Amber fort with elephant ride, after that visit the Magnificent City Palace (Royal Museum) built in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Singh. The Palace complex consist an excellent museum, an armoury, sprawling gardens, buildings and several fine halls. Then proceed for Jantar Mantar (the Astronomical Observatory) & Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds). Overnight in Hotel at Jaipur.

DAY 13: JAIPUR-AGRA (250 KMS / 6 HRS RIDE)

Morning after breakfast, drive to Agra. On arrival in Agra, check into the hotel & relax.  Later drive to visit Mehtab Bagh to spot the Taj Mahal from other side of Yamuna during sunset. Later enjoy walk in colorful market of Agra. Overnight in Agra.

DAY 14: AGRA-DELHI (210 KMS /4 HRS DRIVE)

Early morning visit the India’s most celebrated monuments Taj Mahal in Sunrise built by Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz. Taj Mahal, the white marble tomb built in 22 years (1631 – 1653) by the Emperor Shah Jahan for his beloved Queen Mumtaz. Over 20,000 craftsmen from Persia, Turkey, France and Italy laboured for 22 years to build this masterpiece & its also known as symbol of eternal love & now regarded by many as one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Later drive back to hotel for breakfast. After that drive to visit UNESCO World Heritage site-Agra Fort & later drive continue to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi, straight transfer to airport for your return flight to onward destination.

DATES

Tour 1: 18th October 2018 to 31 October 2018
Tour 2: 09th November 2018 to 22nd November 2018
Tour 3: 20th November 2018 to 3rd December 2018

NB. Dates do not include flight travel time
Average flight cost (economy) £350 – £450

PRICES

Balance due 12 weeks before departureTotalDeposit
Solo rider sharing a twin room£2495.0050%
Rider and pillion sharing double or twin£3999.0050%
Solo rider with private room£2999.0050%

 

PRICE INCLUDES

  • 12 nights Hotel Accommodation with Breakfast
  • 1 night in Desert Swiss Camp with attached European Style Toilet on Twin/Double sharing basis with Breakfast & Dinner on Twin sharing basis.
  • All Ground Transfers from your arrival at Delhi Airport in India to till departure from India, sightseeing & overland journey by Air Conditioned Vehicle on non-riding days.
  • Royal Enfield 500 CC Motorcycle on all riding days.
  • Fuel (Gasoline) for Motorcycle.
  • Experienced English speaking Motorcycle Road Captain for whole trip on his own Royal Enfield Motorcycle including his accommodation & food.
  • Experienced Royal Enfield mechanic with all necessary spare parts for bikes including his accommodation & food.
  • First-Aid Medical kit.
  • Refreshment during rides like Packed Juice, Fresh Fruits, Biscuits, Tea, Coffee Etc.
  • Back-up Vehicle (Support Car/Van) to carry your Luggage.
  • Spares parts change in Motorcycle during tour. –Front tube/ Rear tube/Spark plug/Clutch and Brake Wire/Clutch and Disc brake pads/ Engine oil/Clutch Plate.
  • Enjoy Farewell dinner with unlimited Beer on last day of Riding.
  • The services of an English speaking guide on sightseeing days.
  • Assistance by friendly, knowledgeable English speaking ground representatives from the moment you arrive in India until the time you leave.
  • All Currently Applicable Taxes.

PRICE EXCLUDES

  • International Flights & Airport Taxes
  • Visas
  • Lunch & Dinner (except where specified)
  • Attraction Entrance Fees, Video/Camera Fees
  • Personal medical & travel insurance (compulsory)
  • Bike damage, extra drinks, tips (no obligation)
  • Items of personal nature such as, laundry, liquor, extra drinks etc
  • Anything which is not mentioned in included section

The Indian Motorcycle Touring Holiday is a once in a lifetime opportunity, whether you want to tick it off your bucket list or have a strong desire to ride a motorcycle across India, you will have the time of your life.

With so much packed in you will be cherishing the memories for many years to come


Is the India Motorcycle Tour Suitable For You?

If you have a sense of adventure and love to travel then this is a perfect tour for you. India is a beautiful country and very charming. The people are friendly and helpful and the sights you will see will at times, be breathtaking. The food is delicious and the hotels are very clean and tidy

Although the quality of the hotels is excellent, you will be riding dusty roads and venturing off into areas of unspoilt beauty. It is an adventure tour riding Royal Enfield motorcycles

The motorcycles are easy to ride and only take an hour or two to familiarise yourself with, after which point you will be flying along enjoying the scenery and making the most of this incredible journey

Country & State: India – Rajasthan
Best Time: October to March
Number of Days: 13 Nights / 14 Days
Number of Riding Days: 10 Days
Accommodation: 3 Star & 4 Star
Riding Level Required: Intermediate
Terrain: 85% Tarmac & 15% Gravel
Duration of Ride: Between 5 & 7 Hours a day on Average
Distance Covered on Motorcycle: 2200 Km / 1370 Miles
Temperature: During nights & early mornings 10º C to 15º C & in day time 20º C to 30º C

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