India is steeped in myriads of fascinating destinations, natural beauty and archeological marvels. Yet there are various regions in this mystical country which are yet to be explored. Here is a list of Indian destinations which upholds the ethos of Indian culture, the mindboggling fusion and grand spectacle of its fairs and festivities. Select the best tour operator in India for an immersive vacation in these gem of places.
The Lake City of India is shrouded with gentle green hillocks in this magnificent land of the Royals. Come here to enjoy a luxurious time and quench your thirst for Rajput culture and legacies. From the reflection of a sparkling Udaipur on serene Lake Pichola to the Monsoon palace to Bagore Ki Haveli museum to the City Palace, Udaipur is like a magnet that attracts the globetrotters. For nearby day trips one can visit Kumbhalgarh Fort, Chittaur Fort, Haldighati Battlefield and Mount Abu. Indulge in camel and elephant rides, royal dining, hot air balloon, lac bangle shopping, etc.
The temple city of India is adorned with spectacular temples. Some temples are epitome of architectural craftsmanship and engineering prowess of the bygone Utkal era. There are more than five hundred temples in this city which is a paradise for both sculpture and art lovers. Once you’re here, visit the adjoining tourist and off-beat destinations as well. Bhubaneswar is surrounded by many wildlife sanctuaries which are home for many endangered and protected animals. These lush nature troves are home for tigers, elephants, bears, deers and crocodiles. Take on a more tranquil sojourn to the ancient Buddhist and Jain sites of Ratnagiri, Udaigiri and Khandagiri, still resonating with the aesthetics of an enlightened past. Also, don’t miss the chance to visit Puri, an adjoining city where Lord Jagannath resides. It’s one of the holiest site of the Hindus world famous for its annual Chariot Festival, attended by millions of devotees.
Darjeeling spread like a spectacular ribbon against the backdrop of the majestic Khangchendzonga (8598m) is the prime tourist destination in the state of West Bengal, India. The toy train of Darjeeling is a UNESCO heritage site. Visit the famed tea gardens of Darjeeling. Enjoy your day trips to Sinhalila Park and Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, abodes of endangered species. For an unforgettable sunrise and sunset, reach the Tiger Hills peak by jeep and see the dramatic riots of colors in the Himalayan horizon. Romance the Darjeeling culture at Batasia Loop, Japanese Peace Pagoda, observatory hill and Neora Valley Park.
Wake up to a grand carnival of carvings spread over a vista that reverberates of a golden culture, a just rule and true craftsmanship. Connect with the incredible energy in Hampi the last capital of Vijayanagar dynasty while you’re enjoying your South India tour package. This UNESCO heritage site takes 2/3 days of your life and leaves you mesmerized with its ruins, intriguingly intermingled with large boulders, giant chariots, statues chiseled from a single rock, temples and animal statues. Come, discover the laid back Hampi , still basking in the grandeur of its ruins that lights up your soul.
The holy city of Pushkar is a gem of place that not only attracts the devout Hindus but also the globetrotters who are fascinated by the cattle festival it organizes from time immemorial. The serene lake Pushkar is the core of holy activities. Also don’t miss your visit to the Brahma temple which is one of the few temples of this sort. Pushkar has world class hotels to keep you rejuvenated on your desert stopover. Plan for a customized Rajasthan tour package that also includes other treasures like Jaisalmer, Udaipur, Jaipur visit. For an engrossing time in India, select a trusted inbound travel agency that specializes in experiential packages, the way you have always wanted to experience this magnificent country.