Best 9 Road Trips to Take in India
Road trips in India are best way to enjoy the moments of landscapes and marvelous of country while traveling from city to city. Whether you are biker or are travelling on car with family. Long drives gives you relax and break from your daily routine. There are so many choices for self-drive road trips to take in India, that no matter which city or town you are living, you will have some great options. If you are planning a road trip anytime soon, here are some suggestions on best self-drive holiday places in India for you.
1)DELHI TO LADAKH
A road trip to Ladakh is an adventure desired by every thrill-seeker in India.Delhi-Ladakh is one road trip on every list, and righteously, for this is one of the most rewarding and adventurous ones.The roadway distance between Delhi to Ladakh is around 1000 kilometers if you take Delhi – Manali – Leh route. However, Delhi to Ladakh journey via Srinagar is a little longer with 1230 kilometers to cover.It usually takes 2 to 3 days to reach Ladakh via road depending upon the number of halts you take en route. The total travel time is 24 hours, approximately.
Best Time to Visit Leh
Ladakh is another piece of heaven. Most people prefer to visit Leh when the temperature is not too cold and the roads are clear with almost no probability of rainfall or snowfall, that is during May, June, July, and August. Then, the months of September and October bring along clear skies and chilly airs of the approaching winter, making it not so ideal time to visit Leh. After that, the winter season sets in, rendering the region isolated from the other parts of the country.So, if you are planning a comfortable trip from Delhi to Leh, summers, and autumns are the best seasons. You can consider the months of May, June, July, and September for the trip.The winter months in ladakh starting from November to March bring extremely low temperatures and frequent snowfalls along, making movement and acclimatization tough.
2)MUMBAI TO GOA
Have you never wished to go for a Mumbai to Goa road trip after watching Dil Chahta Hai? That is one trip that every travel lover wishes to experience at least once in his life. The Mumbai to Goa road trip can be considered as one of the best road trips in the country where you can experience immense scenic beauty. Yes, it will be exactly as you see in the movie, or maybe, even better than that.This is one of those trips that can prove to you that it is not about the destination, but about the journey to reach there.Mumbai to Goa distance is not even 600 km, yet we don’t drive from Mumbai to Goa for a road trip that often.It usually takes 10hrs 30min (Non stop)
Best time to visit to goa
The beaches of Goa are swarming with people in the months of December and January and this is indeed the best season to visit Goa.In case you want to avoid the crowd, you may visit during the months of February to June and October to December. If you are willing to experience the lush greeneries and empty beaches, you can visit the place in the monsoons. Moreover, Goa is the cheapest during monsoons, but then driving down to Goa from Mumbai in that season is a bit challenging.