The best places to visit in India

by Richa 

(from: Aug 8, 2012 to: Aug 8, 2015)

India has now become an all-time favourite tourist destination. The vast and versatile tourism of this subcontinent offers something for everyone. You can visit popular hill stations, historical heritage, cultural and religious places and invigorating beaches with liveliness among others.

Your holidays are made a memorable affair by the following places:

1. Shimla Hill station
Shimla is located in Himachal Pradesh and hailed as one of the most popular hill stations in India. It has still retained its colonial heritage that gives it a classy appearance. Also, tourist can enjoy-

The seven hills of Simla (Prospect Hill, Summer Hill, Observatory Hill, Invererarm, Bantony, Jakhoo and Elysium)

Mahatma Gandhi's Retreat Georgian Mansion

Scandal Point

Heritage zone

Shimla’s Mall


Chadwick Falls


Churdhar Sanctuary

Jakhu Temple


Karyali Lake

Shirigul Temple

2. Manali Hill Station
This is also among the most popular of the hill stations of India, located in Himachal Pradesh. Your options here include-

Hidimba Devi

Temple Gadhan

The kchoking Gompa

Gulaba Camp

Malana Valley

Manali Sanctuary


Temple Of Manu

Vashisth Village

Arjun Gufa

Vashisth Hot Sulphur Springs

Jagatsukh Temple


Old Manali

Rahalla Falls

Solang Nullah

Rohtang Pass

Winter Carnival

3. Nainital Hill Station
Nainital is a renowned hill station located in the state of Uttarakhand in India. Enjoying adventure sports is one thing during nainital tour and visiting the following places another-

Naina Devi Temple

Governer’s House


Sat tal

Land’s End

Sunset Point

Naina/Cheena Peak


Tiffin Top

Snow View Point

4. Munnar Hill Station
A small town in the state of Kerala located in southern India, Munnar is known for its splendid beauty spanning from misty tea gardens and cool mountains with the highest peak of South India known as Anamudi. Don’t forget to see flower “Neelakurinji” that blooms in every 12 years, if you are there at that time. Trekking is a favourite adventure here. Near Munnar you can see-

Hydel/Blossom Park

Atukkada Waterfalls

Pothamedu Point

Eravikulam National Park

Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary

Salim Ali (Thattekkad) Bird Sanctuary

Echo Point

Mattupetti Dam

5. Golden Triangle
This tour will take you to historical monuments and to the ancient prosperity of India. Visit-

• Delhi- You can explore deeper than just the following Main attractions of the capital of India-

Red Fort

Qutub Minar

Jama Masjid

Akshar Dham Temple

Raj Ghat

India gate
• Agra- A city in Uttar Pradesh, Agra is not only known for The Taj Mahal, but for so much more, like-
Agra Fort



Fatehpur Sikri

Gurudwara Guru Ka Taal

Do add many famous temples and gardens to your list of tourist spots while in Agra if you are not short of time.
• Jaipur- This capital of Rajasthan is like history unfolding. Visit

Amber Fort

Jaigarh Fort

Nahargarh Fort

Jal mahal

City Palace

Jantar Mantar

Hawa Mahal


Anokhi Museum of Hand Printing

Central Museum

You also have many beautiful temples and gardens, to which your tour could be extended.

Coming to India to see the treasures it has, you need to plan your tour in a way that most of the important travel places get included in the list fitting at the time you set aside for your vacations. Once that is done, nothing could amuse you more than the experience you will remember as “India”.

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