6 Incredible Winter Road Trip Destinations in India for Long Drives

Bored of the morbid routine of your daily life? There is nothing like planning an escapade to a place that cuts you off from everything that has been bothering you. Trust me; there is no feeling better than grabbing the keys of your car on an impulse and setting on a road trip that you will remember for a long time.

Road Trip destinations in India

India Youth.Net brings to you an exclusive list of the 6 Roadtrips that you must take this winter:

Bangalore – Bandipur Forest

So let us begin this list with something that doesn’t quite figure out on every list. When we talk of breathtaking road journeys, this one definitely is one you shouldn’t miss. A beautiful trip through the thick green jungles is sure to appeal to any traveller’s fantasy. This 235 kilometre long stretch is sure to give you moments to remember for a long time.

Vishakhapatnam- Araku Valley

This perfect winter road trip along the charmingly beautiful hillside and the gentle bend of roads is undoubtedly one of the best options available to plan an escapade to. The sweet winter breeze playing with your hair is sure to make you fall in love with this 116 kilometer stretch of ultimate serenity.

 Jaipur – Jaisalmer

One of the lesser talked of road trips that are going to bowl you over; the Jaipur- Jaisalmer stretch is something to kill for. With Jodhpur as a stoppage in between and the desert whizzing past you as you soak the winter sun in; you wouldn’t want to miss out on this one! Soak in the colors of the desert and don’t forget to enjoy the scrumptious ethnic food options available along the way.

Shillong- Cherrapunjee

Cherrapunjee is famous at the wettest place on the earth; but there is more to it than just mere drizzles. The 53 kilometer long stretch from Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya is a mesmerizing combo of occasional drizzles, turns and twists in the road and an awesome view from the car window. You will even get through scenic little villages with wild rose plants on their fences!


No list of Indian Road Trips is complete without this classic Bollywood Cliché. It is a drive out of the never ending rush of the city of dreams to an escapade that is sure to give you nostalgic moments to recall years down the line. The road from Mumbai to Goa takes over ten long hours, and this winter; don’t miss out on the trip and make sure to follow it up with the crazy partying on the Goa’s beaches.

Kolkata- Digha

This is just the perfect road trip for the winter; and every travel enthusiast in the east swears by it. Want those perfect selfies with a picturesque sunset as a backdrop? Look no further than this 180 kilometer long stretch dotted with green pastures ending at the sea that is sure to cheer you up and relieve of the tensions in life. With delicious food up for grabs in the Dhabas all along the route; there is nothing more one could ask for!

There is some romance about these roads that make them all so appealing. This list isn’t comprehensive either; and this winter, make sure to hit the road and build memories that will last you a lifetime.

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