Travel can give you an adrenaline rush like nothing else in this world can. India’s diverse landscapes give you the chance to go on a variety of adventures. If you love driving cars or riding your bike, then road trips are the perfect way for you to travel and make memories all along the way. Here are 12 captivating road trips in India—spectacular routes along which even Bollywood stars couldn’t resist shooting their movies.
Leh to Ladakh
Here, you get to cross some of the highest mountain passes in the world with spectacular views of the Greater Himalayas and stunning valleys.
Shah Rukh Khan is seen riding a motorbike in Ladakh in the movie Jab Tak Hai Jaan.
Mumbai to Goa
This is a 10-hour trip, covering the picturesque Western Ghats, lush green fields and coastal areas. Aamir Khan, Akshay Khanna and Saif Ali Khan are seen taking this road trip in the movie Dil Chahta Hai.
Ahmadabad to Kutch
In this road trip, you will witness the white beauty of the Rann of Kutch and a Wild Ass Sanctuary along the way.
Delhi to Agra
If you have a passion for driving fast, then this is the ideal road trip for you. An expressway on which you can drive in top gear makes this trip to Agra even more thrilling.
Delhi to Ranthambore
This trip is a visual treat, taking you through villages and green fields to arrive at the Ranthambore Wildlife Sanctuary. This trip is around 350 km long and takes around seven hours to complete.
Delhi to Rishikesh
This is another short trip from Delhi. You can stop at the religious city of Haridwar to make this trip spiritual.
Jaipur to Jaisalmer
This is a 600 km route on which you will get stops like Jodhpur, Osiyan and Pokaran to experience the culture of Rajasthan.
Chennai to Kanyakumari
If you are fond of majestic architecture, then you will get to see plenty of it on your way from Chennai to Kanyakumari. In between, you can make a halt at striking Puducherry.
Kolkata to Varanasi
Travelling from Kolkata to Varanasi is a visual treat. On your way, you can stop at Dhanbad. This is a 700 km long journey, which takes around nine hours to complete.
Bangalore to Coorg
Darjeeling to Pelling
You will experience unforgettable scenic beauty all along this route. The beautiful valleys and majestic mountains will leave you awestruck.
These two places are among the most beautiful in the north-east, and the route that connects them is no less. You will experience the full force of nature’s beauty on your journey here.