The thrill of a road trip has few parallels and often ensures fond lifelong memories. India is famous for its scenic beauty and to explore it by road is one of the best decisions you are ever going to make.
We have lined up some of the most spectacular road trips that you can take in India. This trips offer indescribably beautiful views and loads of fun times.
Mumbai to Goa
Imagine driving on a road as smooth as silk making the occasional photo stop, while travelling from Mumbai to Goa? The NH-17 has enough to keep you captivated with the unbelievable views of valleys and waterfalls as well as amazing food at the ample food joints on the route to Goa! It takes about 10 hours; so if you leave early morning, you will be on time to enjoy the amazing nightlife of Goa.
Manali to Leh
The road from Manali to Leh offers some of the most aesthetically pleasing views. Snow covered mountains, cascading waterfalls, and the river glistening even under the slightest ray of the sun; these sights are truly exhilarating! There is no denying the fact that the journey is long and can be a bit tiring, considering the dropping temperatures and tricky twists and turns in some areas. The best time to visit is from May/June to end of September. Be it riding a motorcycle or going by car, one needs to research carefully so that the best measures can be taken to prevent any potential trouble!
Gangtok to Nathu-La Pass & Tsomgo
While driving in the North-Eastern part of the country, you will experience a novel kind of serenity. It may be a difficult ride, but that feeling of becoming truly one with nature and watching the astoundingly beautiful surroundings is surreal. The North East is a comparatively less explored part of India and this road trip is going to be worth every minute you spend!
Bangalore to Bandipur Forest
This is a route to Bangalore via the Bandipur Forest. The stretch is about 5-hour long and you can enjoy the beauty of the forest with chances of spotting animals too! It is advisable to travel during the day as the route is much more interesting then. There are stopovers where you can eat and have a great time.