Exploring India- The Traditional Country

India is a Country rich with varied Culture, traditions, languages, heritage etc. There is a lot to see once you visit in India. Different kind of cities, remote areas, different shopping markets, monuments, great rivers, National Parks, Mountain ranges, Wildlife sanctuaries and many more places that you must visit. India is colorful with various national festivals like Holi, Pongal, Diwali, Onam etc. People are friendly and definitely, a tour to India will never disappoint you. Here is the list of Some Must watch places in India

1. New Delhi- The Capital City

Address: New Delhi, Delhi, India.

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New Delhi- The Capital City Photo

Delhi is a city with historical importance and is the Capital of India. In ancient periods Delhi was known as "Indraprastha". Delhi was ruled by the Maratha Kingdom and a lot of traditional monuments built on those periods will really amaze you. The top attractions are Qutab Minar, India Gate, Lotus Temple, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Jama Masjid, Akshardham Temple, Chandni Chowk, Humayun's Tomb, Pragati Maidan, Raj Ghat, Iskon Temple and many more mind-blowing things are there in Delhi to watch.

2. Tajmahal - Agra- Uttar Pradesh

Address: Dharmapuri, Forest Colony, Tajganj, Agra, Uttar Pradesh 282001, India.

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Tajmahal - Agra- Uttar Pradesh Photo

Taj Mahal, The symbol of love, commissioned in 1632 by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal on the banks on beautiful Yamuna River, Agra, Uttar Pradesh. It is constructed in white marble, adds its beauty. The architecture explains the Indian, Persian, Islamic touches. Still one of the 7 wonders of World explains its importance. Other than Tajmahal, Some excellent things are there in Agra to visit like Agra Fort, Taj Nature Walk, Kinari Bazar, Mehtab Bagh etc.

3. Elephanta Caves, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Address: Gharapuri, Maharashtra 400094, India.

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Elephanta Caves, Mumbai, Maharashtra Photo

People believe that this Cave belongs to Lord Siva and this is a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in Elephanta Island, 10 kilometers east of Mumbai City. Medieval India's architecture style can understand from the Rock cut art over there. Both Hindu and Buddhist caves can see here.

4. Udaipur City, Rajasthan

Address: Udaipur, Rajasthan, India.

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Udaipur City, Rajasthan Photo

Udaipur city is known as "City of Lakes". The city has taken place under the rule of "Mewar Dynasty". It is often known as "Venice of East". There are some wonderful sceneries that you don't miss when reaching there. Some interesting one's are The Monsoon Palace, Fateh Sagar Lake, Taj Lake Palace, Pichola Lake, Jagmandir etc.

5. Goa Beaches

Address: Sinquerium, Candolim, Goa 403515, India.

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Goa Beaches Photo

Goa is rich with famous beautiful beaches and historical sites. Goa was under the rule of Portuguese over 450 years. Vas coda Gama is the largest city in Goa. The important places to visit in Goa are some pilgrimage places like Basilica of Bom Jesus, Aguada Fort, Mangeshi Temple, Reis Magos Fort and the beautiful beaches like Calangute Beach -one of the famous beaches in Goa, Baga Beach, Vagator Beach, and Colva Beach etc.

6. Kerala- God's Own Country

Address: PJ Antony Rd, Sonia Nagar, Palarivattom, Kochi, Kerala 682025, India.

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Kerala- God's Own Country Photo

A tour to India is not complete without touching the God's own country. Kerala is rich with natural resources and culture. Here are some important places helps you explore the beauty of this state. Top attractions are Munnar- a famous hill station, a tour through backwaters of Alleppey, the famous wildlife sanctuary in Thekkady, Cochin- the commercial capital of Kerala on the coast of Arabian Sea, a tour to the Capital city- Trivandrum etc.

7. Kashmir- Paradise on Earth

Address: Rajbagh, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190008.

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Kashmir- Paradise on Earth Photo

This is a heavenly place located in the Great Himalayan Mountains. Kashmir is rich with temples, lakes, gardens, monasteries, hill stations, festivals. The beautiful places include Srinagar- known as Gem of Kashmir, World famous Dal Lake in Srinagar, Vaishno Devi temple, Gulmarg-famous for Trekking, Hemis National Park in Ladakh, Nubra valley etc. Kashmir is the largest producer of Indian Apples.

8. Hampi-the Land of Monuments- Karnataka

Address: Hampi, Karnataka, India.

Hampi-the Land of Monuments- Karnataka Photo

This UNESCO World Heritage site is located in Karnataka famous for Monuments. Hampi was ruled by Hindu Empires over 200 years. Hampi has historical as well as architectural importance. The important places to visit in Hampi are Lotus Palace, Elephant Stables, Bazar Street, Virupaksha and Vithala Temples, Matanga Hill, Queen's Bath, Zenana Enclosure etc.

9. Mysore- The City of Palaces- Karnataka

Address: Sayyaji Rao Rd, Agrahara, Chamrajpura, Mysuru, Karnataka 570001, India.

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Mysore- The City of Palaces- Karnataka Photo

Mysore is a Royal City was the Capital of Mysore Kingdom. Mysore is famous for Palaces, monuments, Dasara festival, sandalwood, and sweets. Large numbers of people are coming from all around the world to visit this city because of its beauty. The top attractions in this place are the very famous Mysore Palace-Royal residence of Mysore Kingdom, Brindavan Gardens, Mysore Zoo, Somanathapura Temple, Chamundeswary Temple and Mysore streets.

10. Coorg - The Scotland of India

Address: Coorg, Karnataka, India..

Coorg - The Scotland of India Photo

Coorg was ruled by Cholas, Gangas, Pandyans etc. once. Coorg is famous for climate, hospitality, culture, and tasty food. The best places to visit in Coorg are Cauvery River, Thalakkavery Temple, Golden Temple, Brahmagiri Hill, Omkareshwara temple, Harangi Dam, Pushpagiri Wildlife sanctuary, Madikeri Fort etc.

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