Stretching from Goa beaches to the great Himalayas to Ranthambore jungles. India has a lot to offer. It has a history of 5000 years and stunning landscapes. It is a land of multiples cultures. Along with that, it has a blend of classes, despite anything or any class the locals are always welcoming tourists. The country leaves no stone unturned making tourists feel like home. There are lush green places and barren desserts. This is a land of many paradoxes. With the population exceeding billions and 23 different languages to speak. You will get confused about where to start first in India and what exactly to experience. Here is a list of the top 5 must-see places in India.
The beaches of goa are a must-see sight in India. Found on the west coast of India. Goa was a former Portuguese colony. It is popular for its palm beaches stretching along the Arabian Sea. It is the top holiday destination in Indian since Portuguese time. It represents a cultural blend of east and west. It has a lush green countryside. Churches, temples, bars, monuments, forts. You name it, you’ll find everything in Goa.
Agra is on the bank of river Yamuna. It is the most ancient city form the times of the Mughals. The Mughals were famous for their extravagant architecture. Hence, it is the home to one of the 7 wonders of the world — the Taj Mahal. The white marble mahal has a love story attached to it, which makes it a honeymoon destination for many tourists and locals. It was built by Shah Jahan for in memory and honor of his favorite wife Mumtaz Mahal who departed during the birth of their 14th child. It has huge minarets and marble coated structure keeps on changing shades as the sunlight stuck it till the sunset.
It is one of the best wilderness areas of India in Jaipur. Found In between junction of Aravallis and Vindhya mountains. At Ranthambore, it is easy to have a close up look of tigers in their natural habitat. The environment of the forest has incredible flora and fauna. The surrounding covers with lakes and meadows. Apart from tigers, you will see different species of animals such as wolf, deer, bear, leopard. And much more.
Mumbai is the fast pace city of India. It has the glitz and glamour of the film industry, five-star hotels, and corporate culture. Along with that, it has the best street food in India and scenic beaches. It has outstanding Victorian architecture. This is the energetic abode welcoming a bunch of international tourists as their first stop visiting India.
Pune is the cultural capital of Maharashtra. Pune has forts, educational institutions that are years old, hills, and museums. With pleasant weather, Pune is a great vacation spot. Pataleshwar rock-cut temple is the must-visit tourist spot of Pune. Hyped for its Shrewsbury biscuits, Pune is also a foodie paradise.