Trips could be at times spontaneous and exciting whereas some could be slow and well-planned. Remember “A travel well planned is a pleasure well gained”. Without a planning the tour will be a box of confusion but planning is an art which only few mastered. Let’s discuss few tips that can help to plan travel. The planning again depends on the number of travelers, as the number changes the whole plan changes. Planning for family friends is different from planning for office employees. So lets start with some basic requirements to plan travel.
1. LEARN SOME THINGS ONHAND OF DESTINY
It is necessary to know at least some information about the place we are about to visit like climate, nearby spots, travel facilities for visitors hotels available etc to plan well one can take help of many websites to know all these nowadays . So first know about the place before you go to a place If online facilities are not good then many books are there as reference but while reading books choose some renowned book or you can ask your friends help if they are familiar with that place or any person who has already visited it but overall knowing is must before planning
2. BOOK THE TICKETS IN ADVANCE
It is very necessary to book some things in advance like travel tickets, hotel rooms you are going to stay when doing the first step all these things can also be known .Booking is an online process these days so one can book required things before starting the travel. You can take help of online booking sites if you are busy but beware of fake sites. If you are particular about some things like kind of food hot water facility etc then check for hotel reviews or call to provided number and make sure they are satisfied if not you cannot enjoy the trip . If it is a group going then plan for something in which many people in the group are ok with. Booking these things in advance is good.
3. KNOW THE BEST MODE OF TRANSPORT
For going to a place know the best mode of transport some places can be enjoyed only when travelled in a particular mode of transport. Sometimes only single mode is available so check for the best and most convenient mode of transport keep some guide books with you so that you can refer for problem if planned in advance mostly there will be no problem but it is always good to be prepared
4. KNOW ALL LOCAL FACILITIES BEFORE YOU START
One must know what are the facilities available for visitors to stay, to eat and also for sight seeing without knowing them it leaves anyone with confusion in many things like what to eat, where to go, where to stay and many more so one must know local facilities before you start for a trip
5. PLAN FOR GOOD HOTELS
Go for good and standard hotels only as they maintain everything well you can travel safe and healthy. The change of food and water will leave you with ill health so opt for good hotels to stay all the while healthy make sure that your stay meets your budget sometimes one can find good hotels with low fare. Make sure your stay is comfortable for you and also for the people travelling with you.
6. ASK LOCAL PEOPLE HELP
At a point if you don’t know what to do then don’t hesitate to ask local people help as they are staying there they know well about the place .But be careful in selecting the person in asking many frauds take advantage of this situation .It is better to ask the hotel management for help. If you have no idea or no information regarding something then ask local peoples help.
7. REACH ATLEAST 15 MIN BEFORE TRANSPORT TIME
Make sure that you are at least 15 before your vehicle starts it is s must follow while travelling .It is better to be before than to miss. Knowing the time it takes to reach the destiny from local people reach at least 15 min on hand. Some times how good you plan you might miss your ticket just in such cases a hand book will be handy keep a small book all the while you travel as it keeps you informed in many steps
8. PACK SOME READY FOODS AND MEDICINES
Always pack some ready food for safety just in case you are in need of food but you can’t find it locally this will help you . It is always better to have some packed food than roadside food in travel same way keep one mineral water bottle with you all the time and avoid local water same way some medicines are also must to avoid big health problems if you are required to take medicines regularly then make sure you extra pack them .
9. PLANS FOR ENTERTAINMENT
Make sure you plan for entertainment for you as well as for your travel partners. They can be family, friends or any but this part is very must if you have no time then give this task for some one else. If you are travelling alone then take some good books with you or music player anything like that to enjoy your trip more
10.TAKE PERMITS IF NECESSARY
If any permits required to visit some places then get them before you start while some places require them some doesn’t .So check before you start. Sometimes in a place many spots can be visited without permits may be one or two may require I that case it is not very important but in case of some you must have a permit even to enter so plan accordingly.
Planning would not complete the travel but it plays a key role in enjoying the trip well before start and enjoy the travel completely. Planned or not a trip can be enjoyed so make sure that your brain is not in work way back home when your body is travelling for this to enjoy your trip completely.