Discover few of the Top Excursionist Attractions

by Richa 

(from: Aug 1, 2012 to: Aug 1, 2012)

India has a long history and a great treasure of natural wealth in terms of flora and fauna. In addition to this, India also has cultural and historical heritage that is valuable asset to the country. Popular tourist places in India can broadly come under the categories of places of natural beauty, historical importance, distinct art and architectural importance and last but not the least, cultural activities like festivals and annual fairs. You can choose to go and test yourself against mighty sea and ocean. You have an option to exhaust your energy and test your perseverance by taking adventure sports like mountain climbing, river rafting, bungee jumping, trekking, mountain biking, skiing, scuba diving, and many others. Or just relax in the soothing ambience of hill station. There is still more to popular tourist destinations India for which you can always return to your traveller self.

You will never be tired of looking and exploring the place of your curiosity. Travelling to one of the many popular tourist places in India will open your eyes for the gifts India has. Beaches, desert rides, beautiful and hidden backwaters of Kerala, mountain peaks of north as well as south India, and there is a temple everywhere if you are the religious kind. You can look in to list given below if you are wondering which place in India to start with popular tourist destinations India:

Kashmir is story of beauty that has a history associated with blood spilled over hatred. Terrorism had shut tourism in the area for a sometime but now things have improved to a great extent. Enjoy boating in beautiful Dal Lake, distinct cuisine, gardens of apples, Jame Mosque and Mughal Gardens.

A small hill station in Kerala, Munnar is known for the highest peak of south India. Tea plantations of Munnar have also made it quite popular in addition to the fact that this is one of the oldest hill stations of India, developed by British. Also, see Eravikulam National Park while in Munnar.

Ajanta and Ellora Caves
Located in the district of Aurangabad, these are caves of art as well as historical importance. They will never fail to amuse and amaze you.

Mysore is a place of historical importance. If not the hard facts, you might be aware of Tipu Sultan who ruled Mysore and got Mysore palace constructed. Also, visit Gothic St. Philomena’s Church, Mysore Zoo and Somnathpur Temple.

Havelock Islands
A preferred place for people who get rare chance to enjoy sea and water adventure, Havelock Island is known for spectacular views by glass-bottomed boats along with scuba diving and icing on the cake are cruises.

There is much more to the above list. Check for other popular tourist places in India. You can change this list as you feel right.

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