Few Of The Must Do Road Trips In 2016 To Experience The Ultimate Adrenaline Rush!

Everybody loves the feel of the cool breeze blowing past your face, while you zoom past the highway on a motorbike. The feeling is beyond comprehendable and of course, refreshing and magical. Also, more often than not, the road trips bring with them some exhilarating and memorable experiences, that would create an impact on an individual’s perceptive on life, as a whole.

The challenges are plenty, but that is what that makes the journeys more exciting! Numerous dedicated groups, work towards making the journey a wonderful experience. One could keep a tab on the Bike tour activities, happening in their own particular city or locality, for a great experience.

Before the trip, a meticulous plan is required so that the whole experience does not turn awry. For that a few things have to be readied beforehand such as a tour map, accommodation and attractions, packing of appropriate clothes and other essentials, camping apparatus, a road trip checklist (which includes getting the car or bike serviced and cwashed), etc.

Explore Different Cultures And Traditions, By Going On A Road Trip, This Year

Driving on the roads is fun. While flying and train journeys are exquisite and quick, one often fails to admire the beauty that lies in the path. Driving up the hills, across the streams, visiting the highway dhabas, socialising with the locals, etc., are some of the things that one can indulge in, only when he or she undertakes a journey by road. India, being a country filled with beautiful geographical features and often a pleasant climate, offers a great promise to the road trip enthusiasts. A few journeys that one must undertake are as follows:

The Mumbai To Goa Route
Mumbai To Goa Route

The 677 kilometer, NH17 stretch is one of the best highways in India. And also that this journey ends in Goa, gives a lot to cheer about. On the way, the Karnala Bird Sanctuary is something too look out for. The marshlands and the scenic views of the Vashisti river are a tonic to any workaholic.

Karnala Bird Sanctuary, Raigad
Scenic view of Vashishti River

Traveling close to the coastline also gives the opportunity of visiting some secluded beaches of Ganpatipule. Don’t miss the Sindhudurg fort on the way and do not forget to binge on a dozen of Ratnagiri’s Alphonso Mangoes.

Cherai Beach, Ganpatipule
Sindhudurg Fort, Konkan
Ratnagiri’s Alphonso Mangoes
Guwahati to Tawang
Guwahati to Tawang Route

This trip through the north eastern terrain is perfect for those looking for some adventure, coupled with some mesmerizing experience. The Kaziranga National park is one of the most revered wildlife spots in the country, home to the mighty one horned Indian Rhinoceros. Also the journey covers Cherrapunji, in Meghalaya. It is the wettest place on earth. The Tawang Monastery in Arunachal Pradesh is a brilliant place to calm down, amidst all the chaos in life.

Kaziranga National Park, Assam
Cherrapunji Waterfalls, Meghalaya
Tawang Monastery in Arunachal Pradesh
Delhi To Leh, Via Manali
New Delhi To Leh, via Manali

It is a classic Himalayan road journey, through exciting terrains and passes. The 1000 km stretch, only opens after the month of June, when all the snow is cleared. Experience the magical feeling atop the highest pass in the world, the Tanglang La (5400m).

Tanglang La high mountain pass in Ladakh
Dehradun To Nainital

This journey, across two of the most famous hill stations in India, is a dream come true. The monasteries, temples, the Kumaon hills and the flourishing flora and fauna, along the way makes up for some breathtaking sights, you’ll ever come across. Take a dip in the Ganga at Rishikesh and don’t miss visiting the Corbett National Park.

Kumaon hills, Uttarakhand
Holy Ganga River, Rishikesh
Corbett National Park, Nanital
Bangalore To Calicut

Experience the best of wildlife and the beaches, along this route. It’s a 500 kilometer stretch, with the beautiful city of Mysore, waiting to be visited. The path also covers Nagahole, Bandipur and Mudumalai, which are home to a number of rare wildlife species. The beaches in Kappad and Kozhikode, are beautiful and soothing.

Nagahole National Park, Mysore
Bandipur National Park Safari, Karnataka
Mudumalai Tiger Reserve, Coimbatore
Kappad Beach
Kozhikode Beach
Jaipur To Ranthambore

The journey through the desert and the royal Rajput palaces along the way, makes it a worthy road trip to undertake. The elephant festivals, Pushkar Mela, and the Ranthambore Wildllife Sanctuaries are major attractions, in this circuit.

Pushkar Mela, Ajmer
Ranthambore Wildllife Sanctuary, Rajasthan

Time to get your vehicles running. One free tip - Be free to experiment different cuisines along the way and learn about new customs and traditions. Remember, ‘Traveling is the easiest way to upgrade your knowledge’!

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