KTM India has announced a 14-day Great Ladakh Adventure Tour exclusively for KTM 390 Adventure and 250 Adventure owners in the country. The event will be organised under the property of KTM Pro-Experiences and led by KTM experts covering specially curated and uncharted routes in the region.
Timeline & Route
KTM India has collaborated with Padma Shri awardee Ajeet Bajaj and his award-winning adventure tour company Snow Leopard Adventures for the Great Ladakh Adventure Tour. It will be conducted from 21 August to 3 September and promises to be an experience perfectly suited for KTM 390 Adventure and 250 Adventure motorcycles and owners.
Special routes have been curated through the less travelled paths of Pangong Tso, Tso Moriri and Siachen. Riders will conquer over 2,300 km traversing multiple terrains like tarmac, hills, sand dunes, dry riverbeds, slush, gravel, mud, river crossing, forests and twisties. The route planned is as follows - Chandigarh - Manali - Jispa - Sarchu - Leh - Nubhra Valley - Pangong Tso - TsoMoriri - Sarchu - Manali - Chandigarh.
The Great Ladakh Adventure Tour will be led by KTM Experts - Varad More, Nilesh Dhumal & Sangram Patil - who will also conduct pre-tour mentorship sessions and train the riders for this once-in-a-lifetime experience. There will also be a special motivational talk by Padma Shri Ajeet Bajaj which will set the tone for the tour. One of the key highlights of the tour is the special set of high-altitude Adventure Academy training at Nubra, which will be conducted at 12000+ ft.
How to Participate?
KTM 390 Adventure and 250 Adventure owners can register themselves for the Great Ladakh Adventure Tour online. Only 20 seats are available and will be provided on a first-come-first-serve basis. For the safety and convenience of the riders, the tour would be accompanied by a breakdown vehicle, service support, expert doctors, and paramedic. There would also be an Adventure Sports Insurance cover up to INR 5 lakh per person. All logistics and stay arrangements would be expertly managed by Snow Leopard Adventures. The entire tour will cost INR 35,000.