Top 5 Famous Tourist Places in India

By: B Symn

India is an exciting place to travel in the Asian sub-continent. The country is known for its diversity. Every year millions of tourists from across the world come to India to enjoy various sights and sounds of the country. There are various exciting places of tourist interest in the country.

Top 5 Famous Tourist Places in India

  • Rajasthan
    This Indian state is situated in the west of the country and is known for its forts and palaces. The capital of Rajasthan—Jaipur is only three hours drive from Delhi. Jaipur is also known as the Pink City and is one of the top tourist places in the country. There are many forts and palaces in Jaipur that you must visit on your tour of Jaipur. Some of the important tourist attractions in Jaipur include City Palace, Amber Fort, Hawa Mahal and Jantar Mantar.
  • Goa
    Popular for its sun kissed beaches and bonhomie atmosphere, Goa is an all time favorite. Traveling to Goa is like a self invitation to a big party, where everyone has come for just one reason—to have loads of fun. There is so much to do and see in Goa. You can beach hop, visit white washed churches or simply lounge on the beach and polish off plates of tongue tickling sea food.
  • Delhi (Capital of India)
    A great place to explore. Its chaotic bazaars, beautiful gardens and magnificent historic monuments are what attract a traveler to this city. Some of the popular landmarks in Delhi include the Red Fort, India Gate, Akshar Dham Temple, Jama Masjid, Birla Temple, Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple and Humayun’s Tomb. Besides, you can check out the cultural scene of the city by visiting various art galleries or shop in the choc-a-bloc markets.

  • Agra
    3 hours away from Delhi. It is where the Taj Mahal is located. The Taj Mahal is the 17th century architectural wonder, which was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in honor of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. Besides, the Taj Mahal, there are many other historic monuments are located in Agra. There are many hotels in Agra,which cater to the accommodation needs of tourists.
  • Kerala
    In the south of the country, Kerala boasts of unbroken beach line. The state is well known for its backwaters, beaches and Ayurveda. Trivandrum or Thiruvananthapuram is the state capital, which is connected by air and rail from other parts of India. Kovalam is one of the most popular beaches in the countryScience Articles, which is not too far from Thiruvananthapuram. Backwaters and Ayurveda are the major draws to the state.

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