Published on : Monday, March 22, 2021
Adventures Overland has announced the longest and the most epic journey in the world, Bus to London by Adventures Overland. Set to launch in April 2022, the journey will be the first-ever hop-on/hop-off bus service between Delhi, India and London, United Kingdom. Participants will be travelling through 18 countries, covering 20,000 km in 70 days.
People from all over India have a chance to become part of the historic journey either for the entire duration or one of the four legs by signing up on the official website. As part of the unprecedented, historic and life-transforming bus journey, participants will explore thousands of pagodas in Myanmar, meet rare species of Giant Pandas in Chengdu, hike the Great Wall of China and travel through the Silk Route in China & Central Asia. Travellers will also visit the historic cities of Bukhara, Tashkent and Samarkand in Uzbekistan, and cruise on the Caspian Sea in Kazakhstan.
During the last leg of the journey, participants will also get a chance to explore historic European cities such as Moscow, Vilnius, Prague, Brussels and Frankfurt before finally concluding the longest bus journey in London. After completing the journey in London, the bus will start its maiden journey back home to India by the same route. On the return journey, to be called ‘Bus to India,’ participants again have the option to join for the entire duration or one or more legs of the journey. The first season of Bus to London is slated to leave from India Gate, New Delhi.
Sanjay Madan, Co-Founder, Adventures Overland said in a statement that the company is thrilled to introduce the first-ever bus service from Delhi to London with utmost comfort and luxury. He said that providing a niche and classy experience in a secure environment is the top priority of the company. He mentioned that the route of the journey has been tried and tested as three back-to-back road trips from India to London on the same route has already been executed so participants on Bus to London can get on board with the knowledge and confidence that they are in safe hands.
He mentioned that every single route in each country has been vetted to ensure that the journey is seamless and informed that the company will take charge of documentation, paperwork, visas and permits to ensure that the entire focus of participants is on experiencing the journey. He also stated that the company will ensure that an experienced English-speaking local guide is travelling with the group at all hours to ensure personal safety, smooth communication and travel.