India is one of the most amazing tourist destinations across the world for
global tourists. It is a country featuring wide-open spaces and exotic
cultural treasures. Indian tour will enthrall the visitors when you see
magnificent monuments, heritage temples and the vibrant celebrations of
Indian festivals on your Indian Holiday. Be mesmerized by the sight of the
ethereal Taj Mahal in Agra, India. Enjoy a tour to India that has always
been one of the most sought after tourist destination for the wide variety
of travel options it has.
A trip to India will leave you spellbound with the wide array of travel
options it throws in front of you. Right from the visit to its beautiful
monuments like the Taj Mahal, to the ancient and modern day temples,
beautiful beaches, picturesque hill stations, wildlife adventures and much
more. Indian Tourism has always worked on the Athithi Devo Bhava concept,
which after translation means Guest is God and going by this
sanskrit coinage, the Indian population at large has always carried forward
this image of treating their guests with the best of hospitality.
There are many hot spots in India. We have tried to capture some of the
best attractions of India.
Taj Mahal is one of the most splendid architecture built by the Mughal
rulers in India. Counted amongst the seven wonders of the world, Taj Mahal
is a beautiful epitome of love which was built by the ruler Shah Jahan in
remembrance of his late wife. Standing tall in beautifully carved out white
marbels amidst the lush green surroundings, this monumental pride of India
is one of the must visit destinations of India.
Goa 'The Beach Capital of India'
A trip to India is very much incomplete without a visit to the breathtaking
beaches of Goa. The destination of Goa is often dubbed as the Beach Capital
of India because of its number of sandy beaches. This former Portuguese
colony is a place for all seasons and reasons and is one of the most visited
destinations inside India.
Rajasthan 'Forts and Palaces'
The ancient forts and palaces of Rajasthan have been witness to the rich
history of India. Some of the prominent amongst them are:
The Sonar Kila in Jaisalmer, India means a Golden Fort and it got its name
because of the yellow sandstone used.
Built in the 15th century, the Junagarh fort is one of the finest specimen
of architecture built in Bikaner, Rajasthan.
The might Chittorgarh fort is considered to be one of the biggest forts in
Asia. There are seven majestic gates before entering the Chittorgarh fort
which add beauty to the fort.
Hill Stations- The Natural Abode
If you are searching for the hills as a getaway from your daily blues then
India is a perfect destination for you. India is home to some of the best
hill stations in the world where one can relax and enjoy with the beautiful
natural surroundings. Some of the famous hill station destinations in India
include Shimla, Mussorie, Nainital, Ooty, Dalhousie, Patnitop, Kodaikanal
and Mount Abu.
Kerala- God's Own Country
Kerala is famous for its beautiful backwaters. Beaches and Hill Stations
are the attractive features of this state in India which is often called
God's Own Country for its natural delights. Kerala is also known for being
the Ayurvedic hub of India. It is a most visited place for the global
tourist population seeking ancient Indian Ayurvedic treatments.
Religious Places of India
India is a secular nation where there exists a freedom to worship any
religion. Two such famous religious landmarks of India are:
Built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan, Jama Masjid in New Delhi, India is
undoubtedly the biggest mosques in Asia. This beautifully designed mosque is
a place of great religious significance for the Muslim community.
The Golden Temple or the Swarn Mandir as it is known in India is located in
Amritsar, Punjab. It is one of the most important religious destinations for
the Sikh community. The golden color as well as the large sarovar (lake)
adds to the beauty of this beautiful religious place of India.
Historical Sites of India
India is a place with rich historical heritage. Some of the famous
historical sites include:
Located in the heart of India the capital city of Delhi, India Gate stands
talls as the pride of the nation. It is one of the largest war memorials
inside India foundation for which was laid way back in 1921.
Khajuraho is a famous archaeological site in Madhya Pradesh, India. It is
counted as a popular UNESCO travel destination and is known for its
beautiful and ancient sculptures.
Konark temple also called the Sun Temple is a popular tourist destinations
in Orissa, India. It is dedicated to the Sun god and dates back to the 13th
Wildlife of India
India is one of the best wild life destinations of the world. Tiger is the
national animal of India and just a glimpse of the Royal Bengal Tiger is an
attractive incentive for the wildlife buffs to plan a trip to India. Some of
the famous National Parks and wildlife sanctuaries inside India include: The
Corbett National Park, Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary, Kanha National Park, Gir
National Park, Kaziranga National Park, Periyar National Park and the
Ranthanmbore National Park.
How To Reach India
The best way to reach India is by Air as it is well connected to all the
major international locations of the world. There are 12 international
airports in India and the national carrier 'Air India' in addition to a
score of private airlines facilitate the air traffic movement in India.
Getting to India is made easy by its prominent sea ports like the ones at
Kochi, Mumbai, Kolkatta, Panaji, Calicut and Rameswaram.
Moving Around By Train
India has one of the strongest and biggest Railway Infrastructure in the
world. Moving around the country is made easy by the vast reach of the
Indian Railways. Railways is the lifeline of the nation when it comes to
moving from one destination to the other.
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