Have you ever wondered how it would feel to explore the country like India which is full of diversities, be it cultural, traditional, religious or be it bio diversities, India has something for everyone. The impact of diverse culture of India can be seen in the cuisine of the country. Place has their own specialty, Jodhpur is famous of rich spicy Mirchi Bada while Gujarat is famous for sweets. People on India tourism has plenty of things to try.
It is indeed very challenging to describe the hugeness of the country. So here we are with the List for best places in India that you can visit in 15 days and get a chance to explore the country like never before.
The center of power, the sultanate of Delhi is a place where India has written many significant chapters in History. Be it pre-historic period of Mahabharata, the medical era of Mughals or the modern time of the British, the city of Delhi is boasted with bundle of heritage and monument sites which will make your Delhi tours memorable. Best places in Delhi to visit are Red Fort, Qutub Minar, Jama Masjid, India Gate and Chandni Chowk. Each is engraved with its own beauty and style and throws the grandeur of bygone kingly era. Delhi’s famous dishes are Chole Kuchle, Butter Chicken and Chole Bhature.
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Suggested Tour: Delhi Local City Tour Package By Car
Famous as Mughal city, Agra was once featured as the soul of India. House of one of the Seven Wonders of the World Taj Mahal, Agra boasts the grandeur and charm of bygone Mughal era. No visit to India is complete without a trip to Agra. Agra tourism has all the things that will make your visit to India memorable and pleasing. The houses of finest Mughal architecture Agra’s most amazing tourist spots are, Taj Mahal, Itmad-Ud Daula, Agra Fort and the nearby town of Fatehpur Sikri which was the old capital of Akbar where he lived for 10 years until he shifted to Agra. The high influence of Mughals can be seen in the cuisine of Agra, Murg Mussalam, Shami Kabab, Rogan Josh are some of the dishes that are directly came from the Mughals kitchenette.
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Suggested Tour: Agra Day Tours
Madhya Pradesh, the central state of India and the house of many majestic heritage sites and wildlife. One of the Best tourist spot in Madhya Pradesh is Khajuraho. The place holds a prominent place in heritage and cultural tourism in India. Listed among the best tourist attractions, Khajuraho is also featuring as the UNESCO declared world heritage site. Khajuraho houses world famous sculptures, temple and architecture that are cherished and adored by all national and international travellers. The temples and its amazing architecture are worldwide renowned. These temples are built during the Chandela Empire and most of them depict the lifestyle of women of medieval age.
Suggested Tour: 10 Nights 11 Days Delhi Jaipur Khajuraho Tour Package
The ancient living city of India, Varanasi is most charismatic and vibrant city that plays an important role in India tourism. Boasting thousands of Hindu temples and pilgrims, the city provides its travellers a beautiful and charismatic experience under the India temple tours. The flowing and shimmering Ganga river and the bathing ghats have their own prominence in Hindu mythology. While visiting here you can enjoy the mesmerizing boat ride on the banks of Ganga River, travel to Sarnath and enjoy Buddhist temple, Manikarnika Ghat, Ramnagar Fort and many more. Some of the most amazing and exotic cuisine of Varanasi through which you can peak into the soul of India are Puri Sabji, Kachori, Jalebi, Lassi in Kullhad and the very amazing Thandai.
Suggested Tour: 8 Nights 9 Days Golden Triangle Tour with Varanasi
5. Jaipur and Udaipur
Royal state of Rajasthan has all the things that will fill your tour with all majestic and heritage sites. Rajasthan tourism is one of the strongest pillars in the tourism industry of India. The state has been bestowed with the great architectures which are the perfect blend of Rajasthani, Mughal and Persian architectural style. Two most amazing cities in Rajasthan that are considered as the jewel of the sates are Jaipur and Udaipur. One if called Pink city which is serving as the capital of Rajasthan and other is known as City of Lakes. Major tourist attractions in Jaipur are Amber Fort, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar, City Palace and Govind Devjji temple. Peaceful city adorn the colors of vivid culture and traditions exploring which will be memorable. Pyaz ki Kachori and Samosa are major cuisine of the place. While Udaipur also houses with majestic forts, palaces and temples that are the perfect specimen of Royal Rajputi architectural design. Dal Bati Churma, Kair Sangri, Gatte Ki Sabji are major tourist attractions of the city.
Suggested Tour: Jaipur Day Tours
Now let us come a bit downwards from Rajasthan and reach to the city of Mumbai, the capital of the state of Maharashtra. Formerly known as Bombay the city is known as the most populous metropolitan city of the country. The city mostly flourished and nourished during the time of British Empire and is established around one of the best protected natural harbors in the world. During your Mumbai tours, you can enjoy exploring the film city as the city of Dreams, Mumbai is the home of world’s number one film Industry, Bollywood. Bollywood produce world’s maximum number of films. Mumbai slum tours is also famous which will let you know that slums are not merely the kachhi bastis and poor living, but it will let you know that the place supports the economic aspect of the city with a turnover of more than crore of rupees. Some prominent tourist attractions in Mumbai are Gateway of India, Prince of Wales Museum, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus and many more places. Batata Vada, Paav Bhaji, Bhel Puri, Pani Puri, Nariyal Pani are most amazing lip-smacking delicacies that one can enjoy.
Suggested Tour: Mumbai Local City Tour Package By Car
7. Ajanta Ellora
This is also listed among the best monument sites in Maharashtra. Located in the lap of Aurangabad the caves of Ajanta and Ellora boasts with 30 rock cut caves which are constructed during the 5th century AD. Along with the rock cut caves, the place also houses with amazing paintings and sculptures that are the masterpiece in their own way. Highly influenced by the Buddhist religion these arts and crafts are the worth watching. The caves of Ajanta and Ellora are also listed among UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Paradise for Honeymooners, Goa is a place where you can literally rejuvenate yourself by strolling near the shimmering beaches, on the white sand and under the serene blue sky. The state though is one of the smallest states in the country but it is the most visited and Popular tourist destination of India. The beach shacks, exotic range of wines and Nightlife of Goa is amazing. Famous for its pristine beaches, Goa is famous not only among locals but also among the international travellers. Traveller from Europe visit India to enjoy the beach sides of the state and enjoy the lively aura of Goa. Being under the rule of Portuguese, Goa’s lifestyle, culture, traditions and even the heritage sites are also are highly influence by the Portuguese culture and architectural style. Major Goa beaches are Baga Beach, Candolim Beach, Calungute Beach, Anjuna Beach and many more. Basilica De Bom Jesus, Chapora Fort is few of the heritage and tourist site that throws the grandeur of Portuguese era.
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Suggested Tour: Goa Tour Packages
9. Kerala and its Backwater
God’s own country, Kerala, it is the mesmerizing South Indian state that will fill your tour with soothing experience. Located on the lush tropical Malabar Coast, the state of Kerala is the major attraction in South India tourism. Not only its natural beauty is famous among the travellers but it heritage and cultural sites are also equally plays a vital role in forming the charismatic South India tours. Kerala is comprises in the list of “10 Paradises in The World” by the National geography traveler magazine. Kerala is quite famous for its ecotourism. Backwaters of Kerala are the most demanded and the most visited places in Kerala. Cruising through the backwaters and exploring the paddy fields and other scenic locations of the place, backwaters come as a surprising element during your Kerala tourism.
Suggested Tour: 5 Nights 6 Days Simply Kerala Tour Package
Looking for spiritual connection with the almighty and for inner peace then, Rishikesh is the place for you in India. Famous as the Yoga capital of the country Rishikesh features as a best place to visit in India in 15 days. Tons and thousands of travellers from across the globe visit Rishikesh in search of peace and spirituality which they find it here indeed. Boasted with tons of yoga and meditation centers travelling to Rishikesh will be a pleasing experience for you under your Yoga tour packages. Masala Chai and Samosa are quite a most loved cuisine of Rishikesh. Lakshman Jhula, Triveni Ghat and Ram Jhula are major Rishikesh attractions.
Suggested Tour: 11 Nights 12 Days Yoga Tour in Haridwar and Rishikesh
Located in the lap of Uttarakhand, Darjeeling is not merely a hill station but it can also describe as the heaven on earth. Filled with some of the most scenic places, landscapes, ethnic villages and rich diverse collection of flora and fauna, the hill station has something for everyone. Be it the glittering lakes or the divine monasteries the place has got lots of things to offer you. The fresh air of Darjeeling will fill your north India tour package with soothing experience with the presence of hills, sprawling greenery, friendly natives and a great vivid diversity in the food make Darjeeling more special. While you visit here, you can enjoy the majestic view of snow-capped Everest and Kanchenjunga. Its spectacular beauty makes the place a visitor’s paradise.
The place is called the “Land of high passes”, Ladakh is a beautiful place which is located in the lap of beautiful state of Jammu and Kashmir. This is one of the less populated areas of the country. The pollution free air, the soothing environs and the rejuvenating aura has made this place a perfect adventure holiday spot in the country. Its charming beauty draws many travellers from over the globe to Ladakh tour. During your Ladakh tour you can enjoy the snow-capped mountains, flourishing Tibetan culture, Lush vegetation and exotic wildlife along with the exploration to beautiful flora and fauna of the ancient monasteries.Visiting the monasteries of Shey, Hemis, Alchi, Thiksey and Lamayuru will be a pleasing experience for you.
In the words of great Farsi Poet, Amir Khusro, Kashmir is described as “Agar Firdos Bar Roo E Zameen Ast, Hameen Ast, Hameen Ast, Hameen Ast” which means, if there is heaven on this earth it is this, it is and it is this. The magic and charm of the place fascinate people from all over the world. On the basis of the mountain ranges, Kashmir is classified into three categories, The Lesser Himalayas, The Inner Himalayas and the Trans Himalayas which includes Jhelum valley, Indus Valley and the Laddakh and Frontier areas respectively. Take a boat ride in Dal Lake you will rejuvenate your-self, watching majestic view of Himalayas.
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