Travel To India
India and its various destinations are becoming more and more popular among tourists from various parts of the world. From ethnicity to its culture, the country has a rich content of all of these. The snow-capped mountains, serene riversides and thrilling beach shores are true sooth to eyes. The country is also rich in flora and fauna and offers more than you can expect. Every state of the nation has something unique to present to its visitors. The natural wealth of mountains, rivers, sea, oceans and forests combined with man-made wonders makes your travel to India a memorable experience. To add to the flavor of your journey are other factors like yummy delicacies, exciting sport activities and colorful festivals to be a part of. During your travel to India enjoy discovering the magnificence of Eastern Bay of Bengal, Northern Himalayan ranges, Southern Indian Ocean and Western Arabian Sea.
Top tourist destinations in India:
India is a land of diversity. Several religions, conquests and invasions have led to a new India with loads of ancient history left buried inside the books and scriptures, often coming out as tales behind the numerous splendid monumental creations. From the snowy Himalayas to the pure Ganges, India entices people with varieties. Some of the best rated tourist destinations in India are:
The capital state of India has lots to offer to its visitors. The state has witnessed several dynasties coming up and being taken over by other kingdoms. From the ancient Turks till the Britishers, Delhi had been a centre of all major activities for most of the kingdoms and rule. Some of the must-see attractions in Delhi are Jam Masjid, Humayun’s Tomb, Fatehpuri Masjid, Bahai Temple, Chandni Chowk, Deer Park, Chhatarpur Mandir and India Gate. Almost every corner of Delhi has some history to reveal. The ancient areas of the city are wonders to visit.
Uttar Pradesh and its neighboring states have witnessed several historical happenings like invasions during the Mughal Era. The era brought in several rulers who constructed various monuments, which still entice the world with splendid architectural work. Some of the best places to visit in Uttar Pradesh are Taj Mahal, Fatehpur Sikri, Kailash Temple, Balkeshwar temple, Sikandra and Agra Fort. To complete your trip in Uttar Pradesh however, a visit to Varanasi is a must. You will love to be a part of the religious atmosphere and take a dip in the Ganges.
Another splendid location to visit in India is Rajasthan. Lying in the western part of India, this is one of the largest states of the country. The destination has witnessed a lot of historical events over the past. Mainly being the kingdom of Rajputs or royal warriors of Indian origin Rajasthan is rich in its history. Almost every cliff of the mountains seems to have some story of the royal era. Rajasthan welcomes its guests to some of the splendid palaces in the world. Hawa Mahal, Lake Palace, Jantar Mantar, City Palace, and Jaisalmer Fort are some of the must-see palaces in the state. Other attractions in Rajasthan include Ranthambore National Park and Keoladeo National Park.
Karnataka is a southern state that entices guests with various attractions. This part of India had Indian ruler like Tipu Sultan, who had created great palaces during his rule. There are gardens too on his name. Some of the best places to visit are Mysore Palace, Lal Bagh, Bridavan Gardens, Chikmanglur, Hampi, Srirangapatna, Aihole and Bandipur.
Himachal Pradesh is one of the favorite holiday destinations for both residents and people from abroad. This lies in the northern part of India. Himachal Pradesh is relatively colder than rest of India and has the mountains covered in snow during the winters and other time of the year. The state is mainly known for its natural beauties of snow-capped mountains and regions. Some of the top tourist attractions in the state are Shimla, Kullu, and Manali. Being in Shimla you can check out the apple orchards and other farms producing fruits.
Talk of Goa and the thought of innumerable beaches allure one’s senses. Goa lies in the south-western part of India. It has some of the most mesmerizing beaches in India. The state is blessed with natural scenic splendors and man-made attractions like churches, temples and remains of Portuguese settlement in the region. Some of the best attractions that the state offers are Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, Adil Shah Palace, Dudhsagar Waterfalls, Goa Spice Plantations and Bom Jesus.
Top tourist attractions in India:
India is rich in its culture and tradition. Some of these are born out of the historical conquers that happened in the country over he years. Some of the top attractions to visit during your travel to India are:
Taj Mahal is situated in Agra. The mausoleum was created during Shah Jahan’s rule in the Mughal dynasty. The monument is one of the wonders of the world. Shah Jahan built this in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. The monument is a true epitome of love and beauty. It is a white marble monument that showcases Indian, Islamic and Persian architectural designs.
Jim Corbett National Park:
Jim Corbett National Park is located in the foothills of Himalayas. It is named after the great hunter Jim Corbett who visited India and spent several years of his life here. The national park covers an area of 1318.54 square kilometers. The park has a huge collection of tiger in the tiger reserves. Various kinds of plantations like Sal, Khair and Chir Pine can be seen here at the park.
Hawa Mahal is also known as “Palace of Winds” or “Palace of Breezes”. It is located in Jaipur, the capital city of Rajasthan. The palace was built under the rule of Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh. It was constructed in the year 1799. Its unique honeycomb designs with 953 windows make it a unique palace with unusual features.
Sanchi Stupa adorns the small city of Sanchi in Madhya Pradesh. The stupa was built by Ashoka, the Indian ruler; in 3rd century BC. The stupa is constructed over relics of Lord Buddha. Its unique semi-circular structure is its main attraction as a feature.
A travel to India will reveal a lot more about the country. You can visit other attractions like Gir Forest, Victoria Memorial, Birla Temple, and Tirupathi temple.