Mumbai to Goa
Leave Mumbai early in the morning, drive along the smooth NH17 for about ten hours and you’ll arrive just in time to party the night away in Goa! Enjoy lots of snacking along the way at roadside joints – all part of the Great Indian road trip adventure.
Gangtok to Lake Tsomgo
So much of the North-East is unexplored by road, yet home to some of the most stunning views in India. Travel on this 55 kilometre stretch from Gangtok that takes you past the clear blue Lake Tsomgo. Bagdogra has the nearest airport to Gangtok.
Mangalore to Gokarna
This four-hour scenic drive along the Konkan coast is great for beachcombers. Stop at one of the many beaches and enjoy a dip in the sea along the way to the coastal town of Gokarna.
The Bandipur Forest route to Bengaluru
Nothing beats this serene forest route to Bengaluru if you are looking for an enjoyable drive through the verdant forests of India. Even without a sunroof, you’ll enjoy the lush tree canopies and crisp fresh air as you drive through this 235 kilometere stretch, which should take about 5 hours.
Sikkim to Lhasa
The winding roads of the ancient Old Silk route merge historical significance with breathtaking natural beauty. This route is a curving, hilly-road that used to connect India with Tibet. You’ll travel through the high mountain Jelepla Pass and you can visit Kupup lake in East Sikkim along the way. Bagdogra has the nearest airport to Sikkim
Shimla to Reckong Peo
About 230 kilometres from the popular hill station Shimla is Reckong Peo district, situated in Kinnaur valley. As you trundle along the highway you’ll notice that the carved-out road on the side often passes through sections of the hills. The spectacular inclines and falls down to the valleys below are a part of the attraction. You’ll have great views of the Satluj river on one side and dynamic steep hillside faces on the other. The best way to get to Shimla is by car or by train.
Guwahati to Shillong
A two to three-hour drive along this road connection will take you past waterfalls, verdant hills and the man-made Umiam Lake of North Shillong in Meghalaya.