India is a globally famous tourism destination. It appeals and attracts tourists and vacationers from all over the world with its numerous attractions like heritage monuments, religious monuments, historic cities, historical places, beaches, backwaters, hill stations, art & architecture, culture, tradition, history and many more. There are many fascinating tourist places to see India you will love to visit, explore and enjoy them on your tours and travels in fascinating country of India. Let’s have a look of top 6 places of tourist interest in India.
1. Jaipur – The capital city of Rajasthan, Jaipur is also famously known as the Pink City of India. It is one of the most popular tourist places to see in India. It is known for its attractions like City Palace, Amber Fort, Jal Mahal, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Nahargarh Fort, Albert Hall Museum, Jaigarh Fort, Birla Temple, etc. The city also boasts some of world famous heritage hotels offering excellent accommodation facilities to travelers.
2. New Delhi – It is the capital city of India. It has been the seat of many kingdoms. It is an ancient city having lots of monuments, temples, and art & architecture attractions with other attractions to offer its visitors. The city enjoys pride with three UNESCO World Heritage Monument Sites. They are Red Fort (one of the most opulent mughal monuments in India), Qutub Minar (the longest brick & stone minaret in the world) and the Humayun’s Tomb (a beautiful garden tomb built by Humayun’s widow Hamida Begum).
Other worth visiting attractions of New Delhi city tours are Rashtrapati Bhawan (President House), Sansad Bhawan (Parliament of India), Old Fort (Purani Quila), India Gate (an imposing Ware Memorial with gorgeous gardens in surroundings), Bahai House of Worship (Lotus Temple), Laxmi Narayan Temple (Birla Temple), Mughal Gardens, Gardens of Five Senses, Buddha Gardens, ISKON Temple, Lodhi Gardens, etc. It is one of the best places to visit India. It reflects truly charm of India tourism with its many attractions and vibrant blend of tradition and modernity.
3.Varanasi – It is a popular Hindu pilgrimage centre and world famous tourist destination situated in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is known for its temple attractions like Vishwanath Temple, Durga Temple, Bharat Mata Temple, Tulsi Manas Temple, etc. Other attractions in the city are Ganga Ghats, Sarnath (Buddhist Sites), Ram Nagar Fort, Benaras Hindu University, etc. The city depicts fascinating culture and tradition of India. It is also one of the oldest living cities in the world. Today it is considered to be as one of the most popular tourist destinations of India visits.
4.Agra – Agra is an ancient town and very fascinating travel destination situated in Uttar Pradesh, India. It also enjoys three UNESCO World Heritage Monument Sites. They are Taj Mahal, Agra Red Fort and Fatehpur Sikri. Taj Mahal is one of the most visited monuments in India. It is built in pure white marble and its beauty is matchless. This beautiful building was built by mughal emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his darling queen Mumtaz Mahal. It is the ultimate symbol of love with gorgeous pools and gardens in surroundings. Agra Red Fort was built by Akbar and famous for its excellent architecture. Fatehpur Sikri is an abandoned town situated in the outskirts of Agra city. Major attractions of Fatehpur Sikri are Buland Darwaza (the largest gateway in the world), Panch Mahal, Salim Chisti Mosque and ruins of many palaces and ancient monuments. Other attractions in Agra are Dayal Bagh, Rambagh, Itmad-Ud-Daullah Tomb, Sikandra Akbar’s Tomb, Chini Ka Rauza, etc. Indeed Agra is a very fascinating tourist place to visit in India with lots of monumental attractions.
5.Khajuraho – It is a very fascinating tourist place to visit to India. It is widely acclaimed for architecturally beautiful temple complex with exquisite sculptures. The Khajuraho Group of Monuments is listed as UNSECO World Heritage Site. Tourists can see erotic sculptures carved on the exterior walls of the temple complex.
6.Ajanta & Ellora Caves – Ajanta and Ellora Caves are located near the city of Aurangabad in the state of Maharashtra. They are listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. They depict excellent art & architecture of rich Indian cultural heritage. They are among top most visited tourist places to visit India. You will surly love to explore caves of Ajanta and Ellora on your travel and tours in beautiful country of India.