The land of diversified culture and religion, India has a lot to offer to the tourists. Therefore, someone who is interested to plan a vacation to India needs to do some homework on the vacation spots of this country.
If you too, are planning a vacation to India, you can take a peek at the following places:
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A small north Indian state, situated in the foothills of Himalayas, Uttarakhand is known for its picturesque beauty. Covered with forest and hills, this can be the ideal destination for someone who wants to spend some time in the lap of nature. Some of the popular hill stations in this state are Mukteshwar, Nainital, Kusani, Chamoli, Dehradun, Almora and Mussorie.
Depending on your package duration and budget, you can go for package trips comprising of multiple hill stations or you can also select any one or two spots. When you are in Uttarakhand, you will not only enjoy the serenity of the hills but also you will love the view of Ganges River flowing through the hills.
Trekking through the jungles and hills is also a common activity for adventure lovers who visit this place. Yet, proper planning is a must when someone is interested to go for trekking. Though travelers flock here round the year, it is recommended to avoid the monsoon.
Also known as the “beach capital” of India, Goa is a tourist hot spot for its coastline and fun filled atmosphere. Goa offers a wide range of beach activities for tourists. Cruise boats packages are a must when someone is planning a vacation in Goa.
A small state in west India, and a once Portuguese colony, Goa now has number of luxury and budget accommodations for the travelers. Therefore, accommodation is not a problem here. When you are planning a vacation in Goa, sightseeing trip should include visit to the churches and temples.
Puri- When one is planning for the beach vacations in India, Puri deserves special mention. It is a pilgrim spot for the Hindus and hundreds of people visit the Jagannath Temple in Puri every day. However, one should check the entry rules to this temple. Apart from the temple, Puri beach is a popular attraction. Sightseeing trip to the Chandrabhaga beach, Konark temple, Dhauli, Udaygiri, Khandagiri and Chilka Lake deserve mention.
Rajasthan- The city of the Rajputs is known for its historical monuments, which speaks of the Rajput dynasty that ruled the place. Though more popular for its deserts, Rajasthan is a state of palaces. Jaipur the capital of Rajasthan is a place you must visit during the trip. Pink palaces of the city will surely make you spellbound.
When you are in New Delhi, you should surely visit the Red Fort, constructed by the Mughal Emperors. Here, you will not only come close to the Mughal architectural monuments but also you will get to see the administrative buildings of the present government, viz. the Parliament House and the Rashtrapati Bhavan. If you have enough time, you can also visit Agra, which is a few hours’ drive from New Delhi.