India is a land of… well, great diversity. A nation where 29 states and 7 union territories come together to make one beautiful country. India is indeed a traveler’s paradise. From the mighty Himalayas in the north to the backwaters of Kerala in the south; from the deserts of Rajasthan in the west to the mangrove forests of Sunderbans in the east; from wildlife sanctuaries to historical monuments – there are umpteen things to explore and experience as a tourist in India.
If you love traveling, then you must be looking for some inspiration for your next trip. Well, don’t worry. We’ve got your back! We have listed down ten best places that you can visit in India on your next vacation.
Goa is the best place for travel in India, Goa is known for its beaches and places of worship, and a rich history. Goa is the smallest state in India, has been ranked among the top Indian states in terms of GDP per capita. Tourism is generally focused on the coastal areas of Goa.
Kashmir is located in Indian subcontinent, it is a beautiful place to visit, tourism plays a vital role in Kashmir’s economy. The valley is famous for its beautiful mountainous landscape, lakes and houseboats. Its main attraction are Srinagar, Gulmarg, Pahalgam and Sonmarg which are called as ‘The four corners of Heaven’ by the locals.
3. Andaman and Nicobar Islands:
Andaman & Nicobar Islands are the Union Territory of India located at Bay of Bengal, it is an archipelago of 572 islands, it’s capital city is Port Blair. The islands are known for their palm-lined, white sandy beaches fringed with swaying coconut trees. This island has a diverse mix of tribal groups that came from Africa centuries ago and later from Southeast Asia which makes this place as one of the best tourist destination in India to
Srinagar is Kashmir’s summer capital, nestled in the valley surrounded by the Himalayan mountains. The city is famous for houseboats, Mughal gardens, their cuisine and dry fruits and of course shikaras (wooden boats). Srinagar holds an important place in the history of India as it has been ruled by many dynasties including Mughals, Afghans and Sikhs. The most prominent among them are Mughals; they have left their mark on this beautiful city through gardens like Shalimar Bagh and Nishat Bagh which were constructed during their rule.
5.Ajanta and Ellora Caves
Ajanta caves are located 100 km from Aurangabad, Maharashtra. These caves are UNESCO World Heritage Site and it dates back to 2nd century BC. This place is famous for its Hindu, Buddhist and Jain rock-cut cave monuments. You can see the finest example of Indian art and architecture here. This place is considered as the best tourist place in India.
6.Taj Mahal, Agra
Taj Mahal is the symbol of love. This monument was built by Shah Jahan in the memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. This mausoleum was built with white marble stone which makes it more beautiful at night with full moon. It is one of the Seven Wonders of World and UNESCO World Heritage Site as well.
Jaisalmer is a desert city which offers a fairytale-like experience for those who visit it. The town is located close to the Pakistan border and it lies on the threshold of Thar Desert; thus having an arid climate throughout the year. Jaisalmer is famous for its golden sandstone architecture and ‘havelis’. Also known as ‘The Golden City’, it receives tourists from all over India every year. The most popular sightseeing spot here is Jaisalmer Fort, which overlooks