Top 5 sites to see in India

Rich in diversity, there are a plethora of sights to see in India. From Kashmir to Kanyakumari, India offers you different colors of tradition and culture that will leave you astounded. This is one of the reasons why selecting a top 5 destination in India is a Herculean task. Nevertheless, you can unravel here the list of 5 most exotic and intriguing places to explore in one of the ancient countries in the world.

Taj Mahal, Agra

Undoubtedly, Taj Mahal is the most famous place to visit in India and why won’t it be, as this is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Built by Shah Jahan, the Mughal emperor, for the love of his life Mumtaz Mahal, this white marble mausoleum gives you a spectacular view which will not be easy to forget. Just a few kilometers from here is Jaipur city and Delhi city which you can also visit and unravel its beautiful palaces and forts.

Alleppey, Kerala

If you are a nature lover, then Kerala is your destination in India and Alappuzha or Alleppey offers you one of the best sights to see in India. Situated on the Laccadive Sea this place is best known for its amazing houseboat cruises along the backwaters of Kerala. If you are in Kerala, then you may also go to Munnar, a hill station in this Southern state of India and enjoy the view of tea plantation.

Ajanta and Ellora Caves, Aurangabad

If you are interested in visiting ancient historic sites, then Ajanta and Ellora caves near Aurangabad in Maharashtra, India is one of the best options for you.  This ancient rock-cut cave contains beautiful carvings that include sculptures, paintings, and frescoes. A blend of Buddhist, Jain, and Hindu monuments, the 29 Ajanta caves built between 2nd century BC and 6th century AD and the 34 Ellora Caves built between 6th and 11th Century AD is one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Leh-Ladakh

You want to enter into the frozen world then Leh-Ladakh in India is the best place for it. The snow-capped mountains together with alpine glacial lakes (Pangong Lake) and colorful Buddhist monasteries (Hemis Monastery) are home to tranquility. Whether you are interested in high-altitude trekking or trekking on the frozen ‘Zanskar River’, then do visit this mystic land.

Goa

Lying in the south-western coast of India, Goa is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India for beach lovers. With sun kissing your soul and calm beaches rejuvenating your energy, the Goa beaches like Morjim Beach, Arambol Beach, Querim Beach, etc. can make your day.

Conclusion

Plan a trip to India and do not forget to visit all the aforementioned places. As these sights to see in India offer you a lifetime experience.