A myriad of places, but the land is one: Explore India during this vacation!

A myriad of places, but the land is one: Explore India during this vacation!

India is a land of cultural exuberance. The mysticism and history of the monuments of India mesmerize the tourists by offering a wonderful experience. India presents a psychedelic picture on the earth. It brings out the diversity of culture, history, and scenic beauty. Right from North India to South India, there is a raft of interesting places that promote tourism in India. All these reasons make the tourists say 'Incredible India' and even make some crave for spending their holidays in India.

You can enjoy India holidays only by planning well in advance, as there are countless enigmatic places in India. The captivating historical monuments such as the grand forts, imposing castles, magnificent temples, along with other cultural and traditional relics keep the traveler engaged and enchanted by their charm and sheer beauty. Some of the most-visited places of historic interest include the Khajuraho Temples, Hampi, the Taj Mahal, Golden Temple, Qutub Minar, Hawa Mahal, Purana Qila, Bada Imambara, Gateway of India, Red Fort, Bijapur, Ajanta and Ellora Caves, Rameshwaram Temple, Fatehpur Sikri, Jama Masjid, the Victoria Memorial, etc.

North India is popular for its stunning, natural, and serene hill stations drawing a large number of visitors' worldwide. Jammu and Kashmir is renowned as a paradise on earth due to its absolute ethereal beauty. Ladakh, a beautiful region in the eastern Kashmir, is a biker's heaven. Himachal Pradesh boasts of cities Shimla, Dharamshala, Kullu and Manali, New Delhi, the national capital is situated in the northern India. Delhi is a cosmopolitan city with a varied charm and places to visit.

Sikkim in the magnificent Himalayas, beaches of Goa, wonderful Havelis of Jaisalmer, the marvelous temples of Khajuraho, the backwaters of Kerala - the list is endless. It is one single country with such a staggering variety. The monasteries in Sikkim, the tea gardens of Assam, the Kaziranga National Park, and the Tawang Lake make tourism in East India a rewarding industry. The seven sister states that constitute the Eastern India are rewardable stopovers and provide a wonderful experience.

The stunning beaches of Goa, rich cultural history and heritage of Gujarat and Rajasthan, and the architectural wonders of Maharashtra, the erotic temples at Khajuraho, and the wilderness of the Bandhavgarh National park or the Kanha National Park can make your trip to India an adventurous and memorable one.

Tourists can indulge in a wide array of watersports in the beaches of India. Some of the major beaches in the country include the Marina Beach, Juhu Beach, Aksa Beach, Kovalam Beach, Silver Beach, Chapora Beach, Puri Beach, and Meenkunnu Beach.

South India also has a number of picturesque places of tourist interest. The beautiful Charminar, the much revered Sri Tirumala Venkateswara Temple, Dudhsagar Falls, Shantadurga, and the backwaters of Kerala are some of the major attractions.

Bodh Gaya is a place of great historical lineage. It was at this site that Gautam Buddha gained enlightenment. Another pilgrimage site for Buddhists in India is the Sanchi that boasts of having the best-preserved group of Buddhist monuments. The temple of Tirupati is believed to be one of the richest and finest in India. Abode of god Venkateswara, the temple is a fine example of Dravidian art and is the center of Hindu pilgrimage. The other most religious Hindu shrine is found in North India in Varanasi. Commonly known as Kashi, the place consists of many ancient temples and ghats. The major temples include Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Sankat Mochan Temple, the Durga Temple, Mritunjaya Temple, and the Kal Bhairav Temple.

If you are looking for honeymoon places in India, Goa, Ooty, Darjeeling, Kerala, and Kashmir are the places for you. The environment is pristine, the scenic views of the varied landscapes and titillating breeze in these places, makes them a perfect choice for the honeymooners.

A number of travel agencies organize special tours to the most beautiful places in the country. These tours are guides that will help the tourists have a highly charming and memorable trip. India tourism industry is developing at a faster pace to provide excellent facilities to the tourists. On your India travel, enjoy the hospitality of the Indians, who believe in the philosophy of 'Atithi Devo Bhava' (which means guests are equivalent to God).

Shopaholics can have a wonderful time at various historical places which are usually surrounded by huge markets of handicrafts. Visit India and go back loaded with indelible, sweet memories.

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Have an Unforgettable India Tour!

Have an Unforgettable India Tour!


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Published On: Tuesday, June 17th, 2014