Land Rover has curated four unexplored locations in India for this year’s National Tourism Day. What makes these destinations truly unique is the journey to the destination itself. From steep roads filled with rock and gravel to extreme weather conditions and scenic landscapes throughout the drive, the expedition may seem tough but the reward of thrill, adrenaline rush and satisfaction will make it all worthwhile.
Churu - Churu is located 280 km from Delhi on the road to Bikaner. Churu was once a hub for prosperous Marwari merchants. It is the perfect destination for all explorers and wanderers and is home to a variety of sights to behold. Malji Ka Kamra and the Double Haveli of Surana brothers are praiseworthy sights here. It is a true architectural masterpiece. Churu also is a getaway to the Great Indian Desert, where you can toggle on the Sand Mode on your Discovery Sport to hover over the sand dunes.
Agumbe Rainforest - The Agumbe Rainforest comprises the reserve forests of Kundapur, Sringeri, Hosanagara and Thirthahalli. The drive towards it will take you down the memory lane and remind you of your childhood through its lush green terrain and cool winds. You should also visit Swami’s home, it’ll remind you of Malgudi Days. Moreover, you can visit India’s only Rainforest research station and explore this less fabled destination. The Discovery Sport offers ample of space and comfort to cocoon you throughout the journey while you enjoy the scenic drive.
Hemis - Hemis is a lesser-known village surrounded by snowcapped ranges in Jammu and Kashmir. You can visit the Hemis National Park spread over 600 sq km, famous for snow leopards and bharals. You will experience serene peace of mind at the Hemis Gompa, the largest monastery in Ladakh, away from the hustle of the city. The 177 BHP 2.0-litre Ingenium diesel motor of the Discovery Sport makes the drive through this village super smooth and quick.
Talasari Beach – The Talasari Beach is located in the Baleswar district of Odisha. It may not be a well-known beach but features pristine waters and calm shores. The estuary of the Subarnarekha River further adds to the picturesque beauty of the location. Limited access and partial tourist facilities make it the perfect location to unwind and relax. The latest InControl Touch Pro Navigation system coupled with the Meridian Sound System in the Discovery Sport will keep you on track throughout the drive while you enjoy your favorite tracks.