Seven Most Scenic Waterside Roads in India (Part II)
Road trips are always exciting and India has got a coastline that is 7,516.6 kilometers long and boasts many spectacular roads running alongside the sea. These roads astoundingly blend the excitement of a road trip with the marvelous beauty of the waterside roads. The breeze coming from the ocean, the long expanse of sand, and the vast waters where the sun rises and sets make the road journeys remarkable and unforgettable.
Pithrody Beach Lane, Karnataka
A unique thing about the Pithrody Beach Lane in Karnataka is that it lies between a river and a sea, making it an ideal place for a road trip.
The Pithrody beach lane is a beautiful strip of land located amidst a river and a sea in the quaint small town Udyavara in Karnataka. On one side lies Udyavara and the Arabian Sea on the other. If you are looking for a place far away from the hustle-bustle of city life and to spend some serene time in the lap of mother nature, then it’s the perfect place to be.
Marine Drive, Puri
Apart from the famous Marine Drive of Mumbai, there is one more marine drive that is located in Puri which just like its namesake is a perfect place to go for long drives.
The Marine Drive in Puri is also known as the Konark Marine Drive, Puri is a 2.27 kms long road that lies near the beautiful Bay of Bengal and connects Puri to Konark. The golden stretch is full of splendid landscapes and beautiful temples. You can also find normal restaurants along with 3 and 5-star hotels where you can halt and have your favorite food items. If you are looking for a perfect place to go on a road drive with friends, this is the place to be.
Pangong Tso Lake Road
Undoubtedly, one of the most beautiful lake roads in India, the Pangong Tso lake road is a place that shall be on your bucket list.
Pangong Lake is one of the most popular and mesmeric alpine lakes of Ladakh. Not just the beauty, Pangong Tso is also among the world’s highest brackish water lakes. The road from Ladakh to here is something that you will cherish for a long time. It is situated near the Indo-Sino Border, where 2/3rd of the lake is in China and only ⅓ in India still it’s one of the must-visit places in India, and every year thousands from across the world visit here to experience its beauty. This place became particularly famous after the release of the famous Bollywood movie 3 Idiots. Even before that a road trip to Ladakh and this lake has always been famous.