Summers have stepped in and if you have already started looking out for the next summer destination in India, but not able to find anything other than the usual destinations, […]
This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series ChikaldaraIt seemed like a usual tourist on my road trip to Chikhaldara unless the vehicle took that turn along the […]
Located just 88 km from Nasik is the lesser known hill station Saputara in Gujarat. Forming a part of the Western ghats, Saputara is at an altitude of about 1000 metres. Scenic landscapes, breathtaking hillocks and rock formations, serene lakes and a soothing weather is all what you need for a summer escapade.The shortest route to the hill station is along SH-17 via Dindori. The route is ideal for a road trip with negligible bad patches on the way.
Located in the Nandadevi Biosphere Reserve, this scenic location has everything from tropical trees to clear water streams and snow-clad mountains. Niti is the last village of the Chamoli district and is adjoining the Indo-Tibetan Border. As I start from the Joshimath town, the axis towards Tapovan takes me towards the Niti Passes. Due to the popularity of the Badrinath Temple, this route is a lesser traveled one, and one can only unfold its surprises if one chooses to take the road less traveled.