India is a great land, it has all that what it takes to be a beautiful county. From mountains, seas, rivers and what not. To connect these beautiful destinations, India has got a really great road connections. The soul of a wanderlust is always struck in the destination of his journey. Long drives are the important part of a journey and a good road system is what it makes a great journey for the lifetime.You don’t really need a car of your own to travel to the beautiful destinations of India through these amazing roads, there is a good range of car rental in India. You can opt for a one of this car rental and travel like it is your own car.
India has an amazing connectivity by roads for different parts of the country, In fact, India has the second largest road system in the entire world. It covers a total length of 4,320,000 kilometres. The roads are divided into major three segments, it consists of 1000Km of Expressway, 79,243 Km of National Highways, 131,899 Km of state highway and other roads connecting to small villages and places in the country.
Indian national highway covers an area of more than 79,000 Km of the country. The longest national highway in India connects the north to the south covering a distance of 4572 Km. The National Highway 7 connects Varanasi in the state of Uttar Pradesh located in the North of India to the city of Kanyakumari located in the south of India. As per the new scheme of the Govt of India, the National Highway will be the longest one covering Srinagar in Jammu Kashmir to Kanyakumari and it will be called as National Highway 44.
NH55 that connects Siliguri to Darjeeling is one of the most beautiful roads in the country, the lush green tea gardens on the side of the highway will make you feel warm and cosy. The toy train tracks parallel to the roads are one of the greatest attraction of this highway.
NH 114 and NH 15 covers the major cities of Rajasthan, it connects the city of Jodhpur to the city of Jaisalmer. While driving through this highway, you will get to know various tourists attractions apart from the joy of your journey in the middle of the golden sand covers.
NH3 connects Leh of Kashmir to Manali of Himachal Pradesh. It is surrounded by majestic mountains and has an elevation of about 13,000ft. The roads connect to the major mountain destinations, from Manali to Spiti valley. The journey on this road will make you feel loved by nature.
If we talk about some other roads that are not national highways, they also win the heart of the travellers. One of them is the Lake View Road of Bhopal. This road of Bhopal is also called as the marine drive of Bhopal. It is a very short distance road of 3-4 km but is famous for its view of the lake parallel to the road. It is alongside one of the best lakes in India known as the upper lake that has an island on it.
Another road that is famous is the Beach Line of Vishakhapatnam. Vizag Marine drive is 40 km in total length, the beauty of this road is it is located along the beach line of Bay of Bengal.