The best places to travel in India: Top 6 tourist attractions in India

Articles Oct 26, 2019 15:11

The magnificent architectural masterpieces and the spectacular natural scenery at these 6 destinations are the reasons why tourists from everywhere flock to India.

India is the cradle of a precious ancient civilization, so it has a lot of famous and attractive tourist destinations. Therefore, many visitors cannot discover it all in one trip. So where should you travel in India first? Here we have 6 suggestions for you.

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The best places to travel in India: Top 6 tourist attractions in India

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Hawa Mahal Palace

Hawa Mahal means the Wind Palace, built in 1799 as an extension of the Royal Palace in the "pink city" of Jaipur. In order to meet the strict regulations at the time, this special architectural space was designed so that even women sitting in the palace could still observe the streets below without being seen by outsiders.

The best places to travel in India: Top 6 tourist attractions in India
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Hawa Mahal has 953 windows. These beautiful, honeycomb-shaped doorways help the wind blow through the building, enough to turn this place into a perfect summer palace. Another highlight of the Wind Palace is the unique strange color, made from red sandstone materials used for construction. 

The best places to travel in India: Top 6 tourist attractions in India
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Dal Lake

Like a giant iconic mirror in Kashmir, Dal Lake truly mirrors the colorful "boat houses" of the locals and the majestic snow-capped Himalayas in the distance. 

The best places to travel in India: Top 6 tourist attractions in India
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In the winter, Dal Lake may freeze. In July-August, countless lotus blooms here to form a colorful "carpet" covering the surface of the https://break.com/top-10-most-dangerous-lakes-in-the-world-V9nY.html. Dal Lake is also known for its floating markets full of flowers and local vegetables. 

The best places to travel in India: Top 6 tourist attractions in India
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Taj Mahal

Located in Agra city, Uttar Pradesh state, the magnificent Taj Mahal is one of the most famous destinations in India, attracting tourists from everywhere to admire. Completed in the mid-17th century, the Taj Mahal seemed to be all the love that the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan had for Mumtaz Mahal, his late wife. 

The best places to travel in India: Top 6 tourist attractions in India
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With its unique symmetrical design and meticulous and elaborate decorative details, the Taj Mahal is considered a priceless art masterpiece. Thanks to the construction of white marble, the tomb can reflect and change colors miraculously with each light time of day. In 1983, UNESCO honored the "jewel" of this Indian Islamic art as a world heritage site. 

The best places to travel in India: Top 6 tourist attractions in India
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Nohsngithiang Falls

Also known as the Seven Sisters Falls, Nohsngithiang is a beautiful landscape in the state of Meghalaya, one of the wettest lands in the world. Meghalaya means "abode of clouds". 

The best places to travel in India: Top 6 tourist attractions in India
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In the rainy season, seven Nohsngithiang falls rushing down from the limestone cliffs about 315 meters high amidst the green natural scenery. This breathtaking and poetic sight is enough to charm any nature-loving soul. 

The best places to travel in India: Top 6 tourist attractions in India
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Meenakshi Temple

Located on the banks of the Vaigai River in Madurai City, Tamil Nadu State, Meenakshi Temple is one of the most sacred places in India. The temple was erected in honor of Meenakshi, a form of the goddess Parvati in Hinduism. 

The best places to travel in India: Top 6 tourist attractions in India
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The magnificent Meenakshi Temple was built in the 14th century, but the vestige of a Hindu goddess temple is believed to have been from the 6th century. The work impresses with thousands of intricate and colorful statues. Carved, elaborate artifacts on the towers here. Every year, Meenakshi temple welcomes millions of devotees and tourists to the pilgrimage to worship. 

The best places to travel in India: Top 6 tourist attractions in India
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Lakshadweep Islands

The endless blue beaches of Lakshadweep, an archipelago of 36 islands, large and small in the Indian Ocean, will satisfy every beach lover. The name Lakshadweep in Malayalam and Sanskrit means "a hundred thousand islands". 

The best places to travel in India: Top 6 tourist attractions in India
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Coming to Lakshadweep Islands, visitors have the opportunity to temporarily escape from the daily rush to relax, enjoy the beautiful scenery and the rich flora and fauna here. If you're looking for an ideal location for your honeymoon, Lakshadweep is a suitable suggestion for couples. 

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