Travel in India

The top ten travel songs- an unofficial list

To enrich any traveling experience, Music act as an important factor. It help us to mark a memorable moment, to enrich a pleasant experience, get us through the bad patch & help us to cope with the time when one has to say goodbye to many beautiful things & head home.


What songs to hear while touring India!
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This is the inherent force of the music that many songs have been made, picturised in order to glamorise the traveling genre. So, next time whenever you hit the road or think of a trip, you ought to have these songs to get the essence of a great trip!

1. Hum jo Chalne lage- Jab We Met

The Song signifies the concept of dualism in a trip & how the accompany of other person can enhance the solo travels.

2. Yuhi Chala Chal- Swades

A great chant, dipped in melodious voice of Udit Narayan and Kailash Kher with the earthy music of A.R. Rehman, is a sure treat for solo travelers.

3. Title Track- Dil Chahta Hai

If we have songs for solo travelers, groupie travelers than surely we have some great compilations for friends on a Road Trip. This song is one of them,

4. Khawabon Ke Parindey – Zindagi Na Milegi Dubara

At times, this song is referred as the extension of Dil Chahta Hai movie’s iconic song, this has been picturised with finesse giving compliments to Javed Akhtar’s lyrics & Mohit Chauhan, Alyssa Mendonsa’s voice.

5. Dhadak Dhadak- Bunty Aur Babli

The fast catchy & having a breathe of semi-urban lingoes- this song captures your mind & your lips with a smile.

6. Chaiyya Chaiyya- Dil se

Whenever any one will say Train, Bollywood in a single sentence; this song is ought to get mentioned. Period.

7. Khalbali – Rang De Basanti

Another gem from Rehman’s armour with pacy music & some crazy lyrics.

8. California- Phantom Planet

Music can hit or heal depending upon your mood. This song is rebellious, rude, emotional wrenching as well as soothing.

9. Fireflies- Owl City

This has been ringtone for many people all these years & this song is inspirational. The music is simply amazing and make you humble.

10. Sweet Home Alabama- Lynyrd Skynyrd (‘Lĕh-‘nérd ‘Skin-‘nérd)

We may feel biased but the song hits the right chord whenever you turn it on. It gives impression of a free bird & you just savor the melody over & over.

Though the list is not exclusive but inclusive. People have varied taste & varied list of songs but we had tried to put some prospective by this list. The list is random & it need a lot of music under you belly to list them in any order. Hope you will find some of your favorites among these.

Happy Traveling!

Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” ― Plato


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