Road trips are like oxygen to adventure hungry souls. The quietude, wilderness and broad landscape of our geographically diverse country attract a lot of bikers and SUV lovers. The sheer thought of passing miles of distance while witnessing the raw beauty of nature gives goosebumps and an adrenaline rush. The path of challenges begins with the selection of the location of the road trip. We all want to ensure the best route that provides an amalgamation of adventure, beautiful landscape and the thrill of the roaring engine. We are easing out the first step for you i.e., choosing the route for the road trip.
So here are some of the best road trips in India that you must definitely add to your bucket list.
Manali to Leh
Words can never do justice to elaborate the beauty of this scenic trip that needs to be experienced once in a lifetime. The distance between Manali to Leh is 478 kilometers that brings you face to face with some deadly twists and turns while mesmerizing your eyes with the snow-capped mountains, picturesque landscapes, and distinct valleys. Just admire the rugged beauty of this region while quenching your adventure-seeking soul on your wild machine.
Best Time to Go– June- September
Guwahati to Tawang
Guwahati to Tawang trip is a must to witness the tribal beauty of northeastern Himalayas. Rolling pastures, mountains cladded with snow carpet, and the gushing rivers makes it a perfect choice for the road trip. Don’t rush to complete the 450 kilometers of scenic experience, but stay at several places and get drenched in the splendor of wild Himalayas.
Best Time to Go- March- October
Mumbai to Goa
Yes, we agree that the very mention of this trip reminds you of the movie Dil Chahta Hai and compels you to go on this trip with your best pals. Stretched at a distance of around 600 kilometers, this road trip is the perfect amalgamation of adventure and enchanting views. The Western Ghats accompany you throughout the journey while you get to drive towards the sun, sea, and sand on this amazingly beautiful trip.
Best Time to Go- November- April
Ahmedabad to Kutch
From the hustle bustle of Ahmedabad to the tranquility of Kutch is not just a road trip, it’s a transformation. Passing through the ancient Harappa city of Dholavira, the medieval palaces of Bhuj and the fossil park of Kutch, you will be visiting history on the road. The White Desert of Kutch will come as a reward for your arduous journey of more than three hundred kilometers.
Best Time to Go- October- March
Chennai to Pondicherry via East Coast
Famous by the nickname ‘Paris of the East’ the road trip from Chennai to Pondicherry is breathtakingly beautiful. Covering the distance of around 156 kilometers, this road trip is an ultimate pleasure with the beautiful sight of the sea on one side of the road and the changing reflections of the sun on the water as the day advances. Be ready for endless photography sessions through this picture-perfect route that will leave you feeling thoroughly satisfied.
Best Time to Go- October- February
The best thing about road trips is you get to explore as much as you can while pushing the limits of your comfort zone. And at the end, you come back with an addition of newness in life!!