As people in India are getting vaccinated, things seem to be getting back to normal. Many people must have also planned adventure trips. In such a situation, if you are a motorcycle enthusiast, then obviously you would love to travel on your adventure bike more. June 21 is celebrated worldwide as World Motorcycle Day. On this occasion, we are telling you about 5 affordable and best adventure-tourer bikes in India. Which will make your journey even more exciting.
1. Royal Enfield Himalayan
Royal Enfield Himalayan is a popular adventure motorcycle. The company updated the bike this year. The new 2021 Himalayan comes in three new color options – Pine Green, Mirage Silver and Granite Black. The bike gets a Royal Enfield Tripper, which offers turn-by-turn navigation. The bike also gets a warning light on the instrument cluster and a switch to disable ABS at the rear. It has a 400 cc engine, which is strong for off-roading. The price of the bike starts from Rs 2.01 lakh.
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2. Hero XPulse 200
It is one of the cheapest adventure bikes. Hero XPulse 200 comes in a single variant, which is priced at Rs 1.18 lakh (ex-showroom). The bike comes with an optional Hero Connect feature that offers a host of features including tow alert, accident alert, park location and geo-fencing. The bike gets a 199.6cc, fuel-injected, air and oil-cooled engine, which generates 18.08PS and 16.45Nm torque. Hero XPulse 200 gets 21 inch front and 18 inch rear spoked wheel dual purpose tyres. Apart from this, there is also a facility of Bluetooth enabled full digital instrument cluster and USB charging port.
3. Royal Enfield Meteor
This is the second bike from Royal Enfield in the list. The company launched this bike last year. It is not a complete off-roading bike, although being a cruiser bike, it does not let you get tired on long journeys. The bike gives you a comfortable driving feeling both in the city and on the highway. It gets features like semi-digital instrument console with smartphone connectivity, turn-by-turn navigation as well as USB charging port, LED tail light and circular LED DRL. The bike gets a 350cc fuel injected, air-cooled single cylinder engine. Its price starts at Rs 1.84 Lakh (Ex-showroom).
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4. KTM 390 Adventure
The KTM 390 Adventure is also a great option for long distance travel. The feature of traction control has been given in the bike, which can come in handy while off-roading. It gets fully LED lighting, adjustable windshield, full-colour TFT screen, smartphone connectivity, turn-by-turn navigation and 12V charging port. It gets a 373cc liquid-cooled engine, which generates 43.5PS and 37Nm. Bike price starts at Rs. 3.16 Lakh (Ex-showroom).
5. BMW G310 R
It is a sports naked bike with very comfortable seat and comfortable riding posture. The disadvantage of this bike is that it does not have windshield protection and being a BMW, its parts are expensive. The bike is powered by a 313cc fuel-injected, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder engine that generates 34PS of power and 28Nm of torque. The bike comes in a single variant, which is priced at Rs 2.50 lakh (ex-showroom).