Hosted by Royal Enfield, 2015 Tour of Rajasthan will be conducted over 11 days and a total of 30 riders will be traversing over 2,210 kms across the Thar Desert. For those bikers who have missed out, registrations are still open on the company’s official website.
Royal Enfield Rajasthan Tour commences from Jaipur on 22nd February. Riders astride Royal Enfield bikes, will travel to Mahansar on 23rd after which they will head to Bikaner on 24th, Jamba on 25th and Jaisalmer on 26th. 27th will see riders in Sam followed by Jodhpur in 28th. 1st of March is a rest day at Jodhpur while on March 2nd riders will head to Kumbalghar and then on to Ajmer on 3rd to finally head back to Jaipur on day 11 on the 4th March.
As a part of the Fifth Edition of Royal Enfield Rajasthan Tour, riders will tackle the most treacherous of terrain, sand dunes and hills, woods and dried salt lake bed. They will also get to see the battlefields of the 1971 war and pay homage to Bullet Baba, a sort of pilgrim for Royal Enfield riders over the world.
What is interesting to note is that, this year, participants will be allowed to bring a pillion rider. All riders will require to have a valid driving license and will need to carry vehicle registration, tax and insurance papers valid for the duration of the trip. Medical insurance is also required for both rider and pillion rider.