As for the first timer who is travelling to India for the first time, it is always a challenging task to decide from where to begin. The huge and magnificent landscape of our country is filled with spectacular diversities that make this country more appealing and that would bring an amazing experience to your India tour packages.
To make your free of your dilemma of choosing the destinations that are worth visiting, we have made a consolidated list of 7 best tourist places in India for the first time travellers. Try these out –
- Kashmir – Heaven on Earth
- Leh Ladakh – Place for Adventure Freaks
- Delhi – The Sultanate Capital of India
- Agra – The Mughal City
- Varanasi – The Temple City of India
- Jaisalmer – The Golden City
- Rann of Kutch – Spirit of Gujarat
1. Kashmir – Heaven on Earth
Once a King described Kashmir’s beauty as “Gar Firdaus Baraos Zameenast, haminast, haminast haminast” which means if there is Heaven anywhere on earth, it is here, it is here and it is here. And so truly describe. With its lush greenery and scenic beauty Kashmir has always been a fascination point for all the travellers across the globe. Travellers on their north India tourism can spend their time while doing the following things – enjoying Shikara boat ride on Dal Lake, strolling through Mughal garden, exploring Betaab and Aru valleys, paying homage to Amarnath and many more. While being here, do not forget to purchase traditional Kashmiri handlooms and handicrafts items.
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2. Leh Ladakh – Place for Adventure Freaks
Looking for some place to spend some time in peace and serenity away from daily hectic life schedule, Leh Ladakh is just the place for you all. This beautiful place is filled with abundance of natural beauty, marvelous snow-capped mountains, serene alpine glacial lakes, enchanting valleys and ancient colorful Buddhist monasteries. The place is also known as the paradise for adventure lovers due to the presence of some of the highest mountain passes in the world which allow them to do activity such as trekking and all. Here are some most amazing places that you can visit during your visit to Leh Laddakh – Hemis Monastery, Pangong Lake, Zanskar River, Nubra Velly, Hemis National Park and many more. All these are the best tourist attractions of Leh Laddakh.
3. Delhi – The Sultanate Capital of India
This beautiful place is a perfect place for all those people who love history, culture and traditions. Delhi tours hold a prominent place in tourism industry of India. Also known as the heart of India, Delhi is traveled by several travellers round the year to enjoy its charismatic beauty and glorious past. The old bazaars, narrow alleys and heritage sites on one hand and mega mall, multiplexes, cafes on the other hand make Delhi a perfect fusion of culture and modern lifestyle. Red Fort, Qutub Minar, Humayun Tomb, Chandni Chowk, President’s House, Lotus Temple are some of the most best tourist attractions in Delhi that one can enjoy during heritage walk in Delhi. Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah, Hauz Khas Villae and Kingdom of Dreams are other tourist attractions in Delhi.
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Suggested Tour: Delhi Local City Tour Package By Car
4. Agra – The Mughal City
Boasted as one of the most visited cities of North India, Agra has its own charm when it comes to tourism. The majestic forts, Mughal architectures, old markets and many more make your Agra tours a memorable one. Agra is known as the house of Taj Mahal, a beautiful marvel that is listed as one of the Seven wonders of the World. The place is boasted with the centuries old Mughal history, evidence of which can be seen in here in the form of heritage sites and monuments. Fatehpur Sikri, Agra Fort and markets of the place are the major attractions of Agra. Agra places an important role in the Golden Triangle Tours.
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Suggested Tour: Agra Same Day Tour Package By Car
5. Varanasi – The Temple City of India
The holy city of Varanasi, beautiful and charming place which is known for its temples, bustling Ghats with swirling smokes along with the Sadhus sitting on the Ghats offer a unique aura to its guests. With the presence of River Ganga, the place keeps an important place in the Hindu world. Located on the banks of River Ganga, the city is believed to be established by Lord Shiva himself. According to historians, Varanasi dates back to 5000 years ago. Here are some of the most prominent tourist attractions in Varanasi such as Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Ganga River, Dasaswamedha Ghat and many more. In temple tourism in India Varanasi holds a significant place.
Suggested Tour: 16 Nights 17 Days Rajasthan with Varanasi Tour Package
6. Jaisalmer – The Golden City
The land of bravery and the land of royals, Rajasthan is the place which is known for its chivalry, war, love and heritage. Jaisalmer, the desert capital of Rajasthan is a place that also goes by the name of “Land of Golden Sand”. This beautiful city is located at the endless stretches of Thar Desert which will make you introduce with the true essence of Rajasthan Tours. Jaisalmer tourist attractions such as Sonar Quila – Jaisalmer Fort, Salim Ji Ki Haveli, Nathmal Ji Ki Haveli, Patwon Ki Haveli and many more. Travellers can enjoy camel ride in the charismatic stretch of Desert that would be an unforgettable experience for you all.
Suggested Tour: 10 Nights 11 Days Incredible Rajasthan
7. Rann of Kutch – Spirit of Gujarat
The white canvas of Rann of Kutch is one of the most alluring sites in India that fascinates thousands of travellers from all over the world. The beautiful place is submerged under water for 4 months in the year. Rann Utsav is the time when the white landscape of Rann gets painted into different hues and shades. One can also find numerous of migratory birds in Chari Daand sanctuary, visit Kala Dungar, stay in the Bhungas and enjoy the exotic delicacies.