Cycle from Sonamarg-Kargil-Lamayuru-Leh

Discussion in 'Itinerary' started by kesava moorthy, Aug 10, 2017.

  1. kesava moorthy

    kesava moorthy New Member

    Hi Vargis khan,
    This forum is a treasure for who planning Himalayas especially J&K. :)
    I am cycling from Sonamarg-Zoji La-Dras-Kargil-Mulbeh-Fotu La-Lamayuru-Leh.
    Will reach Srinagar when 27th Aug 2017 . I may be solo since another rider's leave is not yet confirmed ;)
    I planning to start pedal from Sonamarg and finish at Leh on an average of ~50KMs/Day. I have few questions plan my itinerary .
    1. How I can reach Sonamarg from Srinagar Airport along with my cycle. Will public transport/Shared taxis will allow carry the cycle.(package will be similar to this) --> Suggest me if any contacts :)

    2.I need to send (Courier) this bag (~4KGs) to Leh. is there any Courier operators available at Sonamarg? Need to find someone to receive this at Leh as well :D
    3. planning to stay two/three days at Sonamarg for altitude acclimatization. From sonamarg each 50-60 KMs I need to find some stay. Please help me to find some economical stay!!!
    4.My return flight is when Sep 11th from Leh. In between I have 14Days to spend. En-route what are the places I can spend time. I am not very strict to route/places. Any alternative suggestions are welcome :)
    5.How to prepare my self in terms of Dressing/Food to face the climate? What are the must carry documents to visit this place?

    If anyone interested to Join me also Welcome if this plan fits you :)

    thanks in advance!

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