The Honda CB500X is a lightweight, nimble adventure bike powered by a 471cc twin cylinder engine. Starts around $7,000 USD.
The Versys 650 is a versatile mid-size adventure motorcycle with a 649cc parallel twin. Available for under $8,000.
Suzuki's V-Strom 650XT is a rugged on/off road adventure bike with a fuel-injected 645cc V-twin and traction control.
Yamaha's Ténéré 700 is powered by a 689cc parallel twin engine. It's under $10k and great for beginners.
The Royal Enfield Himalayan is an affordable 411cc single cylinder adventure bike inspired by the Indian Himalayas.
KTM's 390 Adventure packs a 373cc single cylinder engine into a budget-friendly adventure ready package.
The entry-level BMW G310GS is powered by a 313cc single cylinder engine and starts around $6,000.