Best Places to Visit in India
You will discover a lot of things about the country; from the struggles of the past to the suffering of the future. It’s a story you most certainly must dive into because India isn’t just a country of monuments, temples, landscapes, and wildlife but a place of tranquility, knowledge, love, and humility.
Today, I want to share with you a list of places–no, let me correct myself a list of best places to visit in India.
5 Best Places to Visit in India
Also known for its backwaters and palm-lined beaches, it’s the most popular tourist destination in India. It is also titled as one of the ‘ten paradises of the world.’ From mountain ranges, waterfalls and palaces to wildlife sanctuaries and ancient ports, you will have the trip of your lifetime in God’s Own Country. Furthermore, if you’re suffering from OCD then you’re in luck because Kerala is the cleanest state of India. One more thing you can look forward to when in Kerala is their Ayurveda treatments that use age-old Ayurvedic techniques to cure diseases and illness.
Situated in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, Leh is a high-desert city that’s tenderly blanketed in beauty, nature, friendly people and delicious food. It holds the highest bridge in the world called the Bailey Bridge and is home to many astounding monasteries. Guess what? It’s also the World’s highest motorable road which is situated at an altitude of 5359 meters! You know what to do now, right? Book your motorbike tour to Leh with BrahamaND Tours!
Jodhpur resides on the edge of the Thar desert and is the second-largest city in India. It’s known as the ‘Blue City’ and ‘Sun City’ and is teeming with local markets, forts, and gardens. You definitely can’t miss the mouth-watering food in Jodhpur. From Dalbati Churma and Mirchi Vada to your favorite sweet dishes, Malpua, and Ghevar, you can satisfy your tummy within minutes! It is also an abode to a 15th-century fort called the Mehrangarh Fort which is located on a rocky hill. Additionally, it holds one of the most expensive hotels in the world called Umaid Bhawan Palace. It was built in 1943 and still shelters the Royal Family.
Kutch is a district in the state of Gujarat and is the largest district in India. It’s famous for its Great Rann of Kutch which is a gigantic white salt desert that resides on the boundaries of Thar desert. Kutch also has a unique history that will baffle you. The famous attractions in Kutch are the Royal Tombs, the Ramkund Stepwell, and the Ship Building Yard. Kutch is also known for its hearty meal that’s pretty much a rollercoaster ride because of all the different flavors and textures you get to experience. You can also busy yourself with activities such as biking, or riding a hot air balloon! And the best time to visit Kutch is during the Rann Utsav that’s held every November to February. The festival consists of dances, music, and art and will make your time in Kutch a memorable one.
- New Delhi
New Delhi is the national capital of India and is well-known for its tourist attractions, food, and markets. It also shelters the world’s largest brick minaret called the Qutub Minar and has earned the label for Asia’s largest wholesale market and Asia’s largest spice market. The Delhi Metro has been announced to have the second-best metro in the world and one of the best airports in the world.
These are just some of the places you can explore, but there are so many other cities and states in India that it’s pretty fascinating and mind-boggling at the same time even for me. However, the fact doesn’t change that India is a beautiful country with beautiful people and beautiful cultures and traditions.
Some other places to Visit in India
- Kanchenjunga Mountain
- Karni Mata Temple
- Taj Mahal
- Spiti Valley
- Bodh Gaya
- Kaziranga National Park
- Jog Falls
- Ziro Valley
- Loktak Lake
- Kalavantin Durg
- Lakes of Sonamarg