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Motorcycle road trip India / Rajasthan

From Desert to Mountains


Rajasthan “for grown-ups”, after a briefing and a mechanics lesson in our garage.

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A motorbike trip for freedom-loving bikers who pack some mechanical savvy but are, above all, resourceful and fearless. Boldly go, on two wheels, into one of India’s most compelling regions: Rajasthan. Visit mythical cities, make an incursion into the Thar Desert, journey through the Aravali Range, and relish encounters with an endearing people. When you arrive in Delhi, we give you our best tips and provide a sat-nav and road book. Once familiar with your Royal Enfield, you’re ready to embark on a highly colourful motorcycle tour.

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Period October to March
Duration 16 days incl 13 days' riding
Level Demanding
Without tour leader
Accommodation You choose
From 990€/pilot
840€/pillion

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Your Motorcycle Tour in Rajasthan 16 stages - 2360 Km


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D1 / Arrive in Delhi

You’re met at the airport and taken to your hotel in central Delhi. Free time, and night at the hotel.

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D2 / Delhi

You come to our garage for an induction day: a theory class about driving on Indian roads, and a hands-on mechanics class. You depart with a phone and an electronic roadbook.

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D3 / Delhi - Mandawa - 260 Km

And off we go, for our motorcycle tour of Rajasthan! You pick up your bikes in Delhi, and head for the region of Shekhawati, famous for its majestic havelis. Arrival in the village of Mandawa, set in semi-desert terrain.

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D4 / Mandawa - Bikaner - 200 Km

On the way to Bikaner, your route continues through increasingly desert-like landscapes. On the edge of the Thar Desert, the historic city of Bikaner will take you by surprise with its noisy, cluttered alleyways. You can visit the city and its superb fort.

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D5 / Bikaner - Jaisalmer - 340 Km

You could ride a long and beautiful road through the Thar Desert. On the approach to Phalodi, it’s not unusual to spot lovely blackbuck antelopes by the roadside. Arrive at day’s end in Jaisalmer.

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D6 / Jaisalmer

We advise you to spend a day in Jaisalmer. Walk round the fort, and visit the palace and Jain temples. Another tip: take a walk as far as Gadi Sar Lake.

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D7 / Jaisalmer - Thar Desert - 130 Km

Depart for the Thar Desert along small roads, then switch to a sandy trail for more than 50km. We spend the night in the desert, amid the dunes – an incredible experience!

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D8 / Thar Desert - Jodhpur - 330 Km

After watching the dawn break, and breakfast, a 200km ride eastward along small roads to Jodhpur, the Blue City, one of the most beautiful cities in Rajasthan.

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D9 / Jodhpur - Ghanerao - 170 Km

We cross the crowded, heaving old town of Jodhpur, overlooked by the imposing Mehrangarh Fort. You can visit the fort, then ride to the ancient kingdom of Mewar.

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D10 / Ghanerao - Udaipur - 120 Km

You leave the arid plain of Mewar behind and wind your way into the Aravali Mountains: the superb roads pass through numerous valleys and very diverse landscapes. Arriving in Udaipur, “Venice of the East”, will make a big impression on you.

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D11 / Udaipur - Dhamli - 220 Km

You can visit Khumbalagarh Fort. In the afternoon, set off straight north on the road to Dhamli. You'll drop down from the mountains to the large semi-desert plain of Mewar.

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D12 / Dhamli - Pushkar - 220 Km

You can continue your motorcycle trip through Rajasthan to Pushkar, an important pilgrimage site for Hindus. To get there: small roads, semi-asphalt roads, and trails.

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D13 / Pushkar - Jaipur - 180 Km

Northeast bound, you can ride along small roads to Jaipur, capital of Rajasthan. On the way, be sure not to miss the large salt lake of Sambhar. In the afternoon, we recommend visiting the "Pink City".

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D14 / Jaipur - Alwar - 170 Km

A morning visit to the huge Amber Fort, a few miles north of Jaipur, the we continue along small and sometimes mountainous roads to the fort in Alwar.

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D15 / Alwar - Delhi - 170 Km

We ride back to Delhi - and that's the end of your motorbike tour. Drop off your Royal Enfields in our garage, then back to your hotel and free time.

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D16 / Delhi

A tour of the city, then transfer to the airport based on your flight-departure time.

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The riders' opinions

Ken
Excellent tour of Rajasthan

“Excellent tour of Rajasthan. Great bikes and superb accommodation. Anuj was just the best tour guide.”

Christopher Ingles
Mustang .... just do it !

“This is my second trip with Vintage Rides and it was just as good as the first. ( I have even booked a third, so that's three within the year!). If your a rider that likes adventure and off-road riding, then Mustang is the journey for you. Be prepared to be pushed to the limits and also meet a good bunch of fellow adventure riders.”

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Great team offering a wide choice of …

“Great team offering a wide choice of rides. I selected northern Thailand, the golden triangle route. Well planned ride on good quality bike's, interesting and unique accommodation, well priced and well organised. No hesitation in recommending them and I am planning another trip for 2018 Neil UK”

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