The holiday season is here and what better use it can be put on than going for an adventurous road trip. Just to make your planning fuss free we have enlisted five of the best road trips you can plan from Jaipur.
So get ready to stride on an open jeep, push the accelerator hard, and vroom to a dream vacation.
Also know as land of gods, Pushkar is famous for its camel fair that takes places every year in the month of October or November. But apart from that Pushkar is a perfect getaway from Jaipur at any time of the year.
A night of camping near Pushkar lake,hot air balloon ride and shopping in narrow glitzy lanes of this small town will be a cherished memory for life.
Any sort of accommodation can be availed here ranging from luxury tent houses to cheap lodges and even private farmhouses. Also cuisines from all over the world is available here but authentic Rajasthani food is commendable.
Not only in Pushkar but you will see million colours of Rajasthan on the way, and we’re sure that these happy vibrant colours will fill your trip with kaleidoscopic memories.
Udaipur & Mount Abu
Located near beautiful cozy town of Udaipur, Mount Abu is the only hill station of our desert state. Hop in to a car, play on some good music and drive your way to the city of lakes.
There are many spots to visit in Udaipur if you are a lover of art and history and some amazing places for the foodie inside you. Also, if you are high on budget you can go for a dinner at the lake palace, dining surrounded with beautiful waters! Exciting, eh?
Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur
A few kilometres of ride from Udaipur and you can reach Mount Abu. Surrounded by hills and sand dunes this place will give you feel of deserts and will refresh your mood.
Mount Abu is a must visit for photographers because this place has a lot of beautiful landscapes to offer. And for the non-photographers, this is your chance to test your photography skills.
Go ahead, take that camera out and put it to a good use on your next road trip!
Amp up your Instagram with cool pictures of yourself wearing black aviators in mustard fields you surpass on the way and upgrade your wardrobe with sassy shopping from the busy sector markets of Chandigarh.
We need not say more about Punjabi food and their generosity. Chandigarh is a place for all the party animals. The city boasts some high-end clubs to bring out your ‘wakhra swag’ on the floor.
502 kilometres away from Jaipur, Chandigarh is for all those who wish to have some fun near Jaipur sans Rajasthani vibes.
CJ Tip – Consider going to Chandigarh Ayurveda Centre, if you’re looking for a recreational trip.
Rock Garden, Chandigarh
Famous for its forts, Jaisalmer is a place for all those who wish to cut off from hustle-bustle of city life to indulge themselves in history and art of Rajasthan.
Also known as Golden City, Jaisalmer hosts thousands of tourists all year long. The roads might be mucky and dumpy but these roads will leave their roly-poly imprint on your memory for sure.
The peace and serenity of Jaisalmer accompanied with good food and authentic Rajasthan artwork makes this trip worthwhile.
Do not forget to get cute colourful puppets and other little handmade mementos from street side vendors.
CJ Tip – Do try paint ball equipped with German equipments in Jaisalmer.
The all-time go to place for us Jaipur-walas is Delhi. We go there all the time, be it for shopping or clubbing, right?
Nation’s capital, Delhi is a place for everyone. No one can not love Delhi, such is the magic of this place.
Almost 6 hour journey by road from Jaipur, Delhi is apt for all your moods. Go to DLF mall or Sarojini, attend Rekhta Nights, Lightshow at Red Fort, dine at Hauz Khas, do whatever you desire, because Delhi has a zillion things on its platter.
CJ Tip- If you happen to visit Delhi on Sunday morning, you can go to Rahagiri for the extra mileage of fun and fitness.
So people this is the time to pack up for a fun filled road trip.
GET SET GO!!!