Planning for a road trip or a family trip

Road trips are fun, aren’t they? You are on the road and your favorite playlist is on, you overtake other cars on the road in a vroom. Most importantly, you are having a good time with your loved ones. Family road trips in India are perfect to have a quick getaway and travel to someplace awesome. They are a ritual more than a trip.

Family Road Trips In India

While you’re still planning for a fun trip with your folks, here are a few of the routes you have got take with your family to make memories and explore the world together:

1. Delhi – Manali

Keep in mind: The road from Mandi till Manali is narrow and busy. So, there are high chances that you will be met with heavy jam on the road. It is advisable to start your road trip from Delhi as early as possible to avoid any delay on your road trip
Distance: 538 km

2. Chandigarh – Shimla

Keep in mind: There is always some kind of construction happening on NH5 which leads to jams. You would also need a pollution certificate before you cross the borders of Himachal Pradesh if you are not the state resident.
Distance: 114 km

3. Delhi – Bikaner

Keep in mind: Avoid the highway in the night since it is a remote area. There are tolls on NH9 and NH 52. You can take a detour to Salasar Temple where the famous Hanuman Temple is located.
Distance: 497 km

4. Ahmedabad – Rann of Kutch

Keep in mind: There are two tolls on the highway. Don’t forget to explore the nearby handicraft villages.
Distance: 491 km

5. Yamuna Expressway

Keep in mind: However, if it feels to hectic, you can spend a night in Vrindavan or Agra and head back to home the next morning.
Distance: 215 km

6. Golden Triangle (Delhi – Agra – Jaipur)

Keep in mind: The best time to cover this circuit is during winters or monsoon when the climate is nice and balmy.
Distance: 455 km

7. Delhi – Rishikesh

Keep in mind: Terrain can get a littlee rugged afetr Roorkee.
Distance: 250 km

8. Varanasi – Kolkata

Keep in mind: Since it is a long road trip, it is advisable to take stops in between, especially if you are traveling with family.
Distance: 681 km


Best Tourist Places to Visit in Gwalior

Gwalior Fort

Perched atop a rocky mountain in Madhya Pradesh, this phenomenal fortress was impenetrable during attacks. The fortress has witnessed many historical events and it is proudly stated as the “pearl amongst the fortresses in India.”

Saas Bahu Temple

This temple was originally named as Sahastrabahu Temple which is another name for Lord Vishnu with many hands. By gradual mispronunciation in the course of time, it got famous as Saas Bahu Temple.

Jai Vilas Palace

If you are interested in witnessing the armors from the era of Shah Jahan and Aurangzeb to the freedom movement during the reign of Rani Laxmi Bai, then head to Jai Vilas Palace. This well-preserved palatial monument was built by Jayaji Rao Scindia who was once the Maharaja of Gwalior.

Gopachal Parvat

Gopachal Parvat is situated in the Gwalior fort and is a great place to witness some age-old Jain iconography. It is a group of rock-cut sculptures which are situated on the south side of the fort is a sight to behold and visiting the place among

Padavali and Bateshwar

Bateshwar is a group of temples belonging to the 8th and 10th centuries whereas Padavali is a fortress that was built in the 18th century. Embark on a short drive to witness these marvels dating to various ages.