To give your monotonous life a break, you must have tried different things. Road trips stand invariably the most convenient option to give your daily routine a break. People usually think of it as a tiresome journey, but trust me it will be worth the endeavor. To write every road trip in India is not possible in a single article, therefore, we bring to you the top five generally taken road trips. Sit back, enjoy and make plans for the December Global Holidays.
- Mumbai to Goa
The journey from Mumbai to Goa is the most popular road trip in India. If you are a true Bollywood fan, you would love this trip. No wonder the ‘Dil Chahta Hai’ movie rocked our hearts! Windy roads, mesmerizing scenic beauty with the Western Ghats end to end, and friends, I say this is a win-win situation. There are two ways to reach the destination either by the Pune-Kolhapur route via NH4 or by the Chiplun-Ratnagiri route via NH66.
The first route will be covered in 10 hours while the second route takes 12 hours to cover. You wouldn’t ever be able to overcome the narrow curves, paddy fields, and coconut plantations during the journey. It is going to stay in your memories forever. September -March is the most suitable time of the year to go on this exciting and adventurous trip.
- Shimla to Manali
If you have a special place in your heart for photography or you’re a hard-core nature lover, this trip right here is what you need to soothe your inner self. On this trip, you will witness beautiful mountain peaks, deep valleys, and myriad greeneries that will mesmerize your soul. The trip will take a mere seven hours to reach via NH205 and NH3.
The best time to witness this mesmerizing trip is to visit there anytime except the monsoon season and you can check out the winter holidays at the link given below:
- Chennai to Pondicherry
If you are tired of rocky and tricky road trips, we bring to you a trip that is the most suitable for you! The smooth roads give you an amazing view of south India. During your trip, you will witness an incredible view of beaches and coconut tree rows.
This will excite your travel enthusiasm and you will be mesmerized by the scenic beauty of south India. The journey will be covered in three to four hours via NH34. You can plan your next trip in the month from October to March to enjoy the most.
Often referred to as the ‘Golden Triangle’ this trip will be one of the most sensational yet visionary trips as you will witness different cultures of these three cities. You can easily catch a sight of the historic sites in Delhi like Jama Masjid and Red Fort, architectural marvels of Agra which is none other than Taj Mahal and Agra Fort, and many marvelous forts of the Pink city Jaipur. The journey will be covered via NH8 and NH39. The best shoot time for this trip is from August to March.
- Jammu to Srinagar
This road trip is a must-to-experience, once in a lifetime. This trip will excite your soul with the snow-capped mountains and the panoramic views. During the trip, you will also witness Army personnel and can strike a conversation with the inhabitants. The journey will be covered via NH44, formerly NH1A, in seven to eight hours. You can plan your next trip in the month from April to October.
Hope you have got the perfect idea of the prominent road trips in India. Choose your favorite trip and get going. Happy Journey!