Adventures at Matheran Hill Station
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Matheran is a Hill Station located near Mumbai, Karjat.   It is located 800 meters above sea level in the Jambol Forest of Maharashtra.  It was found by Hugh Poynts Malet in May 1850.  It spreads over an area of 8 square kilometers in Sahyadri Mountains.  It is one of the best places to spend a two-day holiday if you are in Mumbai or in the vicinity of Mumbai or its suburbs.  To reach Matheran,  [...]

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Remarkable Drives and Tour Guide

Posted on March 14, 2012 | Remarkable DrivesNo Comment


India is a land of adventure, fun and excitement. This has a lot of excitement in tow and provides to the tourists the ultimate travel luxury. While you are on the road in India it is imperative that you get to put together what exactly you would do in this land fun and frolic. So whether it is going to Cherrapunji or visiting the Goa beaches, whether it is the lovely Himalayan ranges or any other lovely Ghats that you have to drive into, Indian drives are remarkable and such remarkable drives are what make up a travel journey in Indian locales.

Take for example the Mumbai Goa drive of around 677 km which is a smooth highway and a driving paradise for all tourists coming here. It is recommended that you make the trip with your friends in the Ghats en route. As you drive down to this wonderful paradise you would see innumerable Mumbaiites heading towards this unique adventure locale. The NH 17 is the best highways which offer the best views and the ultimate travel comforts in this part of the world. So pass the Karnala Bird Sanctuary and also get the best views of the River Vashishti and the marshlands in and around. The idea of traveling by road here in this part of the world is to get great travel pleasures and this is one of the remarkable drives ensuring that.

Mumbai-Goa Highway NH 17

Also visit the Ganapatiphule beaches and go round the Malvan villages which are again a beautiful land with a lot of history behind it. This is where lies the great Sindhudurg Fort which was built by Shivaji. Don’t forget to indulge in the mangoes which are so much a part of this lovely mango paradise.

Then you have the Guwahati Tawang drive which is a lovely route to drive in. Make sure you take your Range Rover for this is one terrain that has to be dealt with carefully and with lot of caution. This eastern paradise in Indian tours is significantly a great and memorable experience and it is the rich culture that dominates this region that makes travels here a great pleasure. While here you could also visit Cherrapunji in the state of Meghalaya and explore nature at its best here in the state of Assam.

While in Cherrapunji enjoy the “living bridges” that are built out of the growing roots of the trees here and go back in history while seeing the cemeteries here in the Imphal region. Then go to the Kaziranga National Park and enjoy the sights of the beautiful one horned rhinoceros. Also don’t miss the Tawang monastery in the state of Arunachal Pradesh.

Kaziranga National Park

Then take the route from Delhi to manali and then go towards Leh the living paradise in India. It is best to take the Royal Enfield because it is the only way to enjoy the routes here. The mountainous terrain here ensures that you enjoy the bike rides here. Remember to carry a lot of spare petrol so that you don’t run out of it in the higher altitudes. Then you could take the road from Manali to Leh which is believed to be the toughest and also the highest road in the entire world to navigate. The Manali Leh road is normally open to the public only during the months of June to November so make sure you time your drive right. August and September are great times to drive down this route.

Manali Leh road

Come here and enjoy the sights of the Rohtang pass and see the River Beas and Chandra. The Taglang Pass is the highest pass here at a height of around 5,359m. Then go down the Leh region and spend your nights at Keylong and enjoy your remarkable drives in this region. Top up your experience with a tent experience at Sarchu.

Rohtang pass

India is a land of remarkable drives and exciting tours and is a lovely destination of pleasure and memorable tales.

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