India has beautiful places, historical cities and places blessed by nature which attract a large number of tourists every year. In this sense, India is blessed with immense diversity as our country has got innumerable hotspots as tourist destinations. India is a country rich in heritage and culture due to the various traditions, cultures and religions that have left their mark over the centuries. There is a range of tourist places to visit and experience in India which includes holy sites, ancient monuments, natural sites, sun-washed beaches, lush national parks, hilly regions and what not. we will talk about those places
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Nainital is one of the famous hill stations and weekend getaway destinations in India. Did you know that Nainital was a recreation spot for the homesick British during their rule in India? This intense forest area and the valley around the lake give a rich and lush green look to your holidays. Apart from natural beauty, this hill town is famous for its vibrant culture and lifestyle. Stroll the city's rugged streets, go horseback riding or trek to a distant viewpoint to take in the beauty of the land. Nainital is one of the famous honeymoon destinations due to the Himalayan valley climate and interesting adventure activities.
Tourist Attractions : Nainital Lake, Snow View, Naina Devi Temple, Tiffin top, Eco cave garden, Naina peak, GB Pant high altitude zoo, Kaichi Dam, ShervaniHilltop, Dorothy’s seat, Cheena Peak, Aamod, and others.
Situated on the tranquil banks of River Parvati, Kasol is a forest-rich mountain famous for its secluded beauty. Geographically it is an isolated hill village. However, with the arrival of summer, the land turns into a romantic magnet. Country guesthouses become a welcoming nest for honeymooners. If you are looking for something other than a mainstream romantic holiday, then Kasol is the right place for you. Kasol is one of the few hidden beauties of India that attracts the new generation crowd.
Tourist Attractions: Grahan Street, Hot Water Spring, Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib, Chalal trekking trail, Malana, Tosh Village, Parvati River, Kheer Ganga trek.
Popularly known as the Queen of Hills, Darjeeling is at an altitude of 2134 meters above sea level. The adventure of this place with its rolling mountains is amazing. Tea plantations can be found in abundance as Darjeeling produces some of the best tea in the world. There are many resorts which make Darjeeling most attractive and worthwhile.
Tourist Attractions: Tiger Hill, Batasia Loop, Toy Train, Japanese Peace Pagoda, Rock Garden, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, Singalila National Park, Happy Valley Tea Estate
Ladakh has the tourist advantage of Himalayan landscape. This jagged magical mountain kingdom gets its spectrum of colors from Buddhist culture. The distinctive stupas and mountain passes are just the beginning of the beauty of Ladakh. Ladakh takes tourists closer to raw, untouched nature, giving people a chance to rejuvenate in the embrace of nature. Nature and culture go hand in hand, allowing you to enjoy an unforgettable vacation.
Tourist Attractions: Nubra Valley, Thiksey Monastery, Tso Moriri, Tso Pangong, Khardung La, Kargil, Leh city, Dras, Diskit village, Zanskar Valley, Hemis National Park, Chadar Trek route.
In the Indian context, Kashmir is considered one of the indescribably beautiful places. With lush green mountain views, there are snow-capped peaks with amazing waterfalls, flower gardens, etc. In fact, Kashmir is a destination for millions of people and its beauty increases during winters. The boat ride on Dal Lake is unforgettable Gulmarg
Tourist Attractions: Nagin Lake, Srinagar, Sonmarg, Pari Mahal, Shankracharya shrine and Pehalgam are to name a few of the hotspots in Kashmir.
Those who love to enjoy Arabian Nights style holidays should visit Jaisalmer during peak winter. The city of Jaisalmer may be small and surrounded by the famous Thar Desert, but the land is breathtaking and rich in culture. The sandy plains of the land are a reminder of India's bygone era of luxury.
This city is the best place to enjoy desert related activities like camel safari, camping, belly dance, fire dance, barbeque, puppet show, romantic desert dinner in moonlight and others. Next to this mysterious desert area, you can see the massive Golden Fort of Jaisalmer, which still stands as a symbol of royal rule in the country. Stroll through the narrow lanes of this magical fort to explore the ancient habitation, culture and more.
Tourist Attractions: Gadisar Lake, Jaisalmer Fort, Desert National Park, Sam sand dunes, Kuldhara Village, Tazia tower, Patwon ki Haveli, Salam Singh ki Haveli, Nathmal ki haveli, BadaBagh, Thar heritage museum
Varanasi is the spiritual capital of the country. If you have a weird fantasy about India, Varanasi is the right place to turn it into reality. Varanasi is one of the oldest inhabited cities still in use. River Ganga plays an important role in providing spirituality to this region. The streets and roads here are filled with various types of temples. Varanasi is the place where religious magic happens. You can see Aghori sadhus rubbing ash on their bodies, and pundits teaching young minds on the ghats of river Ganga. From the reality of religion to the sanctity of death, this is a city to see it all.
Tourist Attractions: Ganga Aarti at Dashashwamedh Ghat, New Vishwanath Temple, Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Sankat Mochan Hanuman, Durga Temple, Tibetan Temple, Ramnagar Fort, Tulsi Manas Temple, Sarnath, Manikarnika Ghat
Reference must be taken to Jaipur and Udaipur. The fascinating story does not end here as there is no dearth of other attractive features including geographical locations, Jal Mahal, Hawa Mahal or 'Palace of Winds'. One is amazed to see grand forts and palaces being converted into heritage hotels. The City Palace and Lake Place of Udaipur are unmissable stops. There are many cities to visit in Rajasthan but Jaipur, Udaipur and Jaisalmer are everyone's first choice.
Tourist Attractions in Jaipur : Jal Mahal, Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Nahargarh Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Jantar Mantar, Local Markets, Chokhi Dhani, Raj Mandir, Sisodia Rani Garden, Galta Ji Temple
Tourist Attractions in Udaipur: City Palace, Lake Pichola, Fatehsagar Lake, Vintage Car Museum, Jagdish Temple, Eklingji Temple, Jaisamand Lake, Saheliyon ki Bari, Local Markets
Agra is home to the world's most beautiful monument, the Taj Mahal, hence it ranks high on the list of famous tourist places in India. This white color comes in the list of seven wonders of the world. Agra city also includes places like Fatehpur Sikri, Agra Fort, Akbar's Tomb, Ram Bagh and Sikandra Fort. Be sure to see the sunset and sunrise view of Taj Mahal. Learn more about Agra so you can see its beautiful places
Tourist Attractions: Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, Ram Bagh, Akbar's Tomb, Itimad ud Daulah, Akbar’s Mausoleum, Agra Museum, Mehtab Bagh
One of the historical destinations of India, Delhi is home to some spectacular views. It is the capital of India and the most visited city by tourists as it is the first destination where tourists visit. Some of the best places you can explore are historical monuments, temples, museums and the most popular markets. Like India Gate, Lotus Temple, Jama Masjid, Qutub Minar, there is no dearth of other hotspots nearby.
Tourist Attractions: India Gate, Lotus Temple, Red Fort, Chandni Chowk, Jama Masjid, Qutub Minar, Akshardham Temple, Rajghat, Connaught Place, Jantar Mantar, Humayun's Tomb, Dilli Haat
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