Day 5 - We had to do Pench - a beautiful forest which inspired Rudyard Kipling to write Jungle Book ! 😎 left for pench at 9 am, reached at 2 pm directly for lunch at Jungle Home Resort near Turiya gate, sumptuous lunch buffet, poolside fun, badminton, nature trail, Christmas celebration, bon fire. It was a chill day after a lot of driving & safaris 😅
Day 6 - safari pickup at 5:30 am, buffer safari from teliya gate, animal sightings, beautiful Forest, birds, back to resort for tea & pakodas, nice lunch & ready for afternoon Safari by 2 pm. It was amazingly cold weather at Pench, had some animal sightings, dense forest trail. Day ended with everyone watching tiger & cubs documentary at the resort 😁
Day 7 - left pench at around 8:30 am, reached Shegaon by 5 pm, rooms check-in, gajanan Maharaj samadhi darshan, satvik dinner on bhakta niwas campus. It's an amazingly clean & well maintained place. Worth a pit stop 🛑
Day 8 - Every trip has to end 😔 left Shegaon at 8:30 am, reached nashik by 7:30 pm, pitstops on tur & udad fields, fresh tea on way, lunch on dhaba, dinner - back to noodles & pizzas at the Hotel ! , Icing on the cake was that one of the gang member had a bday !! So it was a melodious end to the Day ! 🤩
Day 9 - Last day of our drive, though a short one ... nice filling ala carte breakfast at nashik hotel, left at 10:30 am, picked up fruits on the way, reached home by 2:15 pm !
Such road trips teach you a lot, makes you understand group dynamics, different people in the same State, get to know dialects & food habits... and the journey itself is so Unraveling ! 💯✅
Get out there, Travel 2 Unravel the mysteries & see for yourself that world is a bigger place to see in a Lifetime ! 🔥🤠