To cool down our tiring minds or to South our inner selves, it’s important to take a leave from the long tiring schedules and get lost amidst the beauty of nature, in the essence of greenery or among the roar and hustle of the sea or in the dignity of the numb mountains. Travelling helps relax the mind and educational tours add more knowledge to our copybook beliefs. Moreover through it we get to know and meet many people all around, getting aware of different cultures, their food habits, life style and so on. We can have a very brief discussion here regarding the most beautiful places to visit in India.
Top places to visit in Northern India
If we are discussing about the travelling places in North India, what comes to our mind is the place of mountains and temples presenting a lot of recreation to it’s tourists.
Ladakh (Jammu and Kashmir)
Being an adventurous spot for all the enthusiasts out there, the place has a strong connection to the Buddhist and Tibetan culture as evident from it’s Rocky Ridge topped by a place of Tibetan style. The place is absolutely stunning with it’s white coated houses, stupas and monasteries. The crystal clear water bodies with their splendid look indicate ice blocks.
Being located at the Himalayan foothills at the Northern Indian state of Uttarakhand, besides the river Ganges, Rishikesh is regarded as a holy city and is the homeland to all the spiritualists out their. In the evening the feeling is simply majestic as the wind blows down the hills slowly, ringing the bells of the temples when the holy men as the tourists are busy in the preparation of their holy bath in the crystal clear water of the Ganges.
Manali (Himachal Pradesh)
This mountain resort located at an higher elevations in the Himalayas is situated in Himachal Pradesh. Mostly famous as the honeymoon destination, adventure enthusiasts can have plenty od attractions here. Standing on the Beas river, it is the doorway for skiing in the Solang Valley and trekking in the Parvati Valley. Being also regarded as the jumping off point, one may find here the opportunities of para gliding, rafting and mountaineering in the Pirpanjal Mountains whre the 4000m long Rohtang Pass is situated.
The capital of India and a big metropolitan city, is regarded as a pure historical place as it has in it some artistic splendours from the past times specially from the Mughal period. To speak, Taj Mahal (Agra) comes first built in one banks of Yamuna which has attracted tourists and has been doing the same from all around the world. Fatehpur Shikri,The Lotus Temple, The Tomb Of Humayun, Qutub Minar are the real assets to this place.
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh)
These are only few of examples. Besides these there are other
Also knows as the spiritual capital of the country, it a perfect spot for the pilgrims to have a bath in the holy river, Ganges. The city is studded with more than 2000 temples, Kashi Viswanath being the most popular. Other tourist attractions are the great Chunar Fort, a must visit place along with the holy place of Sarnath.
Other visiting places in North India include
Amritsar, Golden Year (Punjab), Corbett National Park (Uttarakhand), Missouri, the queen of hill stations, (Uttarakhand) , Dharmashala (Punjab), Gulmarg (Jammu and Kashmir) and so on.
Top Places To Visit In South India
Being the homeland to numerous ghats and temples, south India gives us a bunch of tourist centres to visit. A whole book can be written regarding the tourism of south India. Few of them are discussed below.
Alleppey (Back Waters, Kerala)
The city of Alleppey as located in Kerala is studded with beaches and temples presenting a traditional design and is famous for it’s backwaters, beaches and lagoons. The annual event of snake boat race held in Punnamada lake is of world wide reputation. It is also the centre of some ayurvedic wellness spas.
Kanyakumari (Tamil Nadu)
Being bordered with the splendid seas, the place is known as the centre of art and religion and has attracted tourists from all around. The city is studded with temples, paddy fields, beaches and in one beach one may witness the glorious sunrise and sunset.
To have the best holiday experience one must visit Goa as it remains the most popular tourist attraction of South India. It not only provides the people with an ample number of beaches but has an elegant Portuguese culture in different parts of the town. The beautiful small villages and tasty foods served add extra to the charm.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Studded with crystal clear lagoons and mesmerizing beaches, this union territory of India is one of the finest tourist attractions. The adventurous people may also go for deep see diving in the backwaters here.
Rameswaram ( Tamil Nadu)
Being one of the most beautiful places of India, Rameshwaram is separated from Sri Lanka from e small canal and is regarded as a holy place. According to ancient believe and mythology Lord Rama is believed to have created a bridge here across the sea all the way to Sri Lanka.
Again, these are just some examples. Other places of South India, worth visiting includes,
Tirupathi (Andhra Pradesh) , Coorg (Tamil Nadu) , Pondicherry, Hyderabad (Telengana), Mahabaleshwar and so many others.
Places to Visit In Eastern India
Being a beautiful town with a number of passes it is out and out a Buddhist centre containing a rich Tibetan culture. It provides the beautiful trek route to the Himalayan mountains.
Darjeeling (West Bengal)
Located in the Himalayan foothills, it remains the most desired and visited place by the tourists of all time. Mostly famous for it’s world class tea production, one may witness here the mesmerizing Kanchenjunga, the tourists’ paradise and can have the heart warming feeling seeing the sunrise and sunset.
Kaziranga National Park (Assam)
Studded with beautiful grasslands, it is the homeland to tigers , elephants and one horned rhinoceros, comprising the largest population the world. It presents one with the best wild life sanctuary tour package indeed.
Other must visit places include, Sundervans (West Bengal), Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh) , Majuli (Assam) and so on.
Places to Visit In West India
- Jaipur (Rajasthan) presenting a marvellous culture, also known as the ‘Pink City’, holds some historic background and importance.
- Jaisalmer (Rajasthan) located close to the border of Pakistan it remains one of the finest places of tourist attraction. Also called the ‘golden city’ for the presence of golden dunes in the Thar desert. Filled with temples, yellow castles covered with intricate sandstone and numerous lakes throughout, the place is enough to make a holiday experience ever remembering.
- Ajanta and Ellora Caves (Maharashtra) The spectacular caves with it’s intricate rock cut designs and sculpture being sculpted in it’s walls, has attracted tourists from time immemorial and has provided a lot of memories to the ones visiting these historic caves.
- Mumbai (Maharashtra) The city of style, rich tradition, dream, dream, culture, unique lifestyle, glamour, splendour, education, sports, cinema and with everything in it is enough in it’s name and remains one of the most desired places to visit by many people all around the world.