I and 3 of my friends planning a road trip from kolkata to shiridi and goa.
Its in planning stage.Our planned route is:- Kolkata,cuttack,raipur,nagpur,shiridi,goa,hyderaba d,berhampur,bhubaneswar,kolkata.
Total-4633 km as shown in google maps. we have maximum 10 days in our hand. planning to leave kolkata on 19th october and returning on 28th october. also this will be my 1st such long trip.prior to this i have done trips of < 1000km.
Car will be swift VXI(old model). Odo showing 67000 km. but the car is in excellent condition.
Now i have some doubts.
1. Will the car be able make such a long run.
2. Is ABS
really necessary for highways(asking bcoz if really necessary I will wait for my new car either swift zxi or jazz X ,booked both .whichever comes early
3. Is the time good or should we plan this in winter.
4. what is the road condition in the above route. no problem in altering route for better roads.
5. destination can be changed also.suggestions most welcome for a 7days road trip from kolkata
6.any fellow traveller planning the same route around the same time?
guys,please advice.Your suggestions are most welcome.