lachulung pass - manali to leh road (india)

Lachulung Pass - Manali to Leh road (India)

Lachulung La (el.­ 5,059 m (16,600 ft)), or Lāchālūng La or Lungalacha La, is a mountain pass along the Leh-Manali highway.­ It is located some 54 km (34 mi) from Sarchu and 24 km (15 mi) from Pang on the Leh-Manali highway.­

lachulung pass lachulungla ladakh mountain pass mountains road marker sign

Those are photos of my June 2009 Motorcycle road trip in the Himalayas (Manali, Leh, Kargil, Srinagar).­

I was riding a Royal Enfield "Bullet" 500cc Machismo, that I rented in Delhi.­

Photos taken during a 7-week, 7000 Km motorcycle tour across parts of India (Delhi, Rajasthan, Ladakh, Kashmir, Jammu and more) in May-June 2009.­