• Vivek Sarkale

Top 5 Post-Lockdown Exciting Road Trips in India ( कोरोना नंतर करता येतिल अशा ५ आनंददायी सहली )

1. Chennai to Pondicherry

The East Coast road that connects Chennai to Pondicherry runs parallel to the Bay of Bengal. As you take this trip, you will cover many popular places, such as the Alamparai Fort, Mahabalipuram, and Mudaliarkuppam. The best thing about this road trip is that the distance is very less, and a drive from Chennai can take you to Pondicherry in just 4 hours. This road trip is also suitable for families, even with small kids.

Distance from Chennai to Pondicherry: 151.2 km

2. Jaipur to Ranthambore

If you are in Jaipur and the weekend is the only time when you can plan a trip to some place, you can choose Ranthambore. In just 3.5 hours, you will be in a beautiful place, Ranthambore. While you are here, you can visit the Ranthambore National Park and Ranthambore Fort.

Distance from Jaipur to Ranthambore: 190 km

3. Mumbai to Goa

Mumbai to Goa by road tour after lockdown is going to be one of the most sought after trips. You will not only be able to enjoy the smooth roads but also explore the Western Ghats. While you are on this trip, you will cross several gorgeous places such as Lonavala, Pune, Khandala, Satara, Karad, Kolhapur, and Belgaum. You can stop over at these places and enjoy amazing delicacies and even indulge in some picnics. Upon reaching Goa, you can visit various places such as Palolem Beach, Anjuna Beach, Calangute Beach, Butterfly beach, etc. This trip is perfect to manage the social distancing. 

Distance from Mumbai to Goa: 586.8 km

4. Visakhapatnam to Araku Valley

Visakhapatnam to Araku Valley can be one of the best road trips. You will be in lesser contact with people on this trip; thus, the chances of catching the infection even after the lockdown will be lesser. The view of waterfalls, coffee plantations, and green mountains will keep your spirit high.

Distance from Visakhapatnam to Araku Valley: 115 km

5. Mumbai to Pune

The road trip from Mumbai to Pune is absolutely charming. The road is in great condition and perfect for anyone who is fond of going on a long drive. As you take this road trip, you will be mesmerized by the beauty of the Igatpuri-Nashik stretch of road.

Distance from Mumbai to Pune: 148 km