The best way to experience India is by road, where the route is as mesmerizing as the destination. And the best way to spend time with your beloved is by going on a long romantic road trip, be it your car, bike or bus. There is nothing like the picturesque terrain and a long road trip to bring out the romance and spend time with each other. Navigating through the snow-covered mountains, sand-swept terrain, and highways surrounded by lush green beauty. Here are 9 best road trips in India that are recommended for newly-wedded couples.
Bangalore to Coorg
Escape the chaotic city and spend some much-needed ‘we’ time with your better half on the mesmerizing route to Coorg where the captivating greenery of the spice and coffee plantation welcomes you with open arms. The 260-km long road is in the best of conditions and is ideal to quench your thirst for travel.
Mumbai to Goa
Leaving Mumbai in the wee hours of day, driving along the smooth NH17 through the Western Ghats and the Arabian Sea Coastline for about ten hours and you are bound to reach Goa just in time for a party!
Shimla to Manali
Unwind with the snow-clad mountains as you drive from Shimla to Manali, with the beautiful River Beas alongside on the way. The 250-km stretch mostly covers hilly breathtaking beauty of mountains, clear blue sky, and the Beas River. Take the much-needed break with your love by the Beas River for a romantic experience.
Kolkata to Darjeeling
The approximate road distance from Kolkata to Darjeeling is 637 kms and the glorious mountains on the route just amaze. The route has a very captivating old-world charm with picturesque mountain ranges, lush green tea plantations, and train lines running parallel to the highway.
Bangalore to Pondicherry
Great roads, scenic view and the sea breeze invite you for a 315-km long drive to a destination that is a photographer’s paradise. If layers of small hills, countryside and water bodies are your thing, then this 5-6 hour long drive to Pondicherry is what you should go for.
Shillong to Cherrapunjee
Picture perfect route, amazing sights and a perfect display of natural splendour, this trip will give you a view of beautiful sights. This amazing journey treats you with breathtaking views.
Guwahati to Shillong
This 2-3 hour drive will take you through beautiful waterfalls, lush green hills and a man-made lake in Meghalaya. The lush greenery can be compared to Scotland and is one of the main attractions in the area.
Manali to Leh
The beauty of this 479-km road trip from Manali to Leh is just beyond words. Snow-clad mountains on both sides of the road with breathtaking valleys and a mesmerising view of the majestic Himalayas connecting Manali, Zanskar Valley, and Lahaul and Spiti Valley… What more can one ask for? The long National Highway 3 is open during the summer.
Bangalore to Ooty
The 266-km road from Bangalore to Ooty is surrounded by the Nilgiri hills. The roads are the perfect combination of lush greenery and rocky rocks, and the drive is very soothing to your senses.
So, set out on a romantic road trip and enjoy the journey with your life partner.