Travelling always freshens up, but it is never a mandate to take long journeys to enjoy the offerings of nature. Your native city could as well be the next destination to be explored. Get drenched in the rain this monsoon right at the heart of your city and behold the beauty you might have missed while managing the rushing lifestyle.
The Capital City – Delhi
If you are a Delhiite, there are plenty of options for you to soak in a bit of rain in the many wide-open parks that the city offers. If you plan to soak in the rain, plan a picnic in the India Gate Lawns or Lodhi Garden. Make these sprawling green parks your playground on a rainy day.
If you getting drenched is not on your cards, explore the majestic Red Fort once more this monsoon. The rain clouds and the nip in the air redefine the poignant charm of this wonder carrying the finest evidence of Mughal architecture. You could also drive your Ford EcoSport to revel in the charm of your city by visiting Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb or Jantar Mantar.
The City of Dreams – Mumbai
Mumbai charm goes up several notches during a good rainy day and the best places to enjoy monsoon is to visit the sea. Pay a visit to the wave kissed shores of Marine Drive. Receive the calming raindrops on your face as you walk along the cemented shores and cherish the hues of sunset spread across the canvas of the sky. Let your Ford Freestyle take care of the rain-washed roads as you drive to explore the ancient charm of Elephanta caves.
The Garden City of India – Bengaluru
Raindrops falling off the lush green parks and roadside trees play a symphony of sounds in this beautiful garden city. A mere drive in your Ford Endeavour through many public roads in Bengaluru is a treat during the monsoon. However, we wouldn’t want you to stop at just that. Soak in more of your city by spending a day at Bannerghatta Biological Park, and Lumbini Garden during monsoons. With the monsoon clouds passing through the sky forming abstract art on its canvas, every destination in Bengaluru that you have seen many times before would seem to be fresh.
The Queen of Deccan – Pune
Perched at a moderate elevation from the sea level, Pune has been the fort city of the Marathas. The clouds huddle around the hilltops of the city, lending the beholder a breathtaking view of the foliage wrapped Table Mountains. Your powerful Ford Figo will manage all ascends to reach Sinhagad Fort for your sight to have a treat. Pataleshwar, Shaniwar Wada, Parvati Hills are some more destinations that you can explore in Pune during the monsoon.
The City of Pearls – Hyderabad
The hardcore cityscape of Hyderabad wears a mystic veil of monsoon as the clouds cover the clear skies above. Beholding the old city with the Charminar pinned on the background of the grey monsoon sky is a bliss. You can also take a short drive to the Golconda Fort in India’s first Compact Utility Vehicle (CUV), Ford Freestyle and experience the chill slipping down your bone listening to the light and sound concerts illustrating the legacies of the past.
The Queen of the Arabian Sea – Kochi
The coast of Kerala is the first to receive the monsoon in India. If in Kochi, take a stroll along the serene beaches to appease your heart and enjoy the drizzles. The colonial churches are also an excellent option for a little respite from urban life.
The City of Joy – Kolkata
Take a little drive to the banks of the Hooghly river and explore the old ghats telling silent stories of its mystic past. Steer through the bustling roads while enjoying the beautiful cloud-cover in your Ford Aspire to reach the enigmatic Victoria Memorial and behold it against the backdrop of cloud painted sky.
The Auto Hub of India – Chennai
A city of retreating monsoon, Chennai is the place in India that bids the monsoon a farewell. Drive along the Marina Beach in your Ford EcoSport and take some lonesome hours by its side to experience the thrill of monsoon right at the heart of the city.
Whether alone or with family, take a tour of your town in your Ford car this monsoon and reveal the hidden beauty of your city.