Best Places To Spend Holidays In India

India is one of the most preferred holiday destinations, where tourists from various parts of the world love to spend their vacations. India is quite vast in size so it is not possible for you to visit the entire country. India is a place where people from different cultures and community live together, that is what makes India unique. Each and every region of the country has its own distinct identity and culture.

The first thing you need to keep in mind while traveling to India is to plan out your trip details. You should be selective about the places you want to visit, as it is not possible to visit the entire country due to its widespread physical location. Select a location according to the time of year of your visit. Plan your stay according to the seasons.

There are several fascinating tourist locations to visit in India. Travelling to India never disappoints anyone. For people who want to visit unique locations India is the perfect destination for them. You can visit historical monuments like Taj Mahal, Red Fort, India Gate, Ellora caves, Elephanta Caves, etc. On the other hand if you are fond of beaches you can visit destinations like Goa and Kerala. Goa is popular for its beautiful beaches. Goa is perfect destination for beach activities. Goa has some of the finest beaches of the world. There are more than 40 beaches in Goa. Budget is not a constraint, as you can bargain to a price which suits you. In addition to this there are many springs, lakes, waterfall, and rivers offering water sports for adventure lovers. Goa is also famous for its Churches and forts.

If you want to spend your vacations in luxurious places then you should visit Rajasthan. Rajasthan is famous all over the world for its tourist attractions and magnificent tourist facilities. There are many magnificent heritage palace hotels in Rajasthan. Each city in Rajasthan has various tourist attractions. Jaipur also known as pink city has major travel destinations such as Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Jal Mahal, etc. Udaipur is famous for its lakes and palaces such as Pichola Lake, Udai Sagar Lake, Fateh Sagar Lake, Fateh Prakash Palace, Lake Palace, etc. Besides these there are various other tourist destinations like Ranthambhore National Park, Sariska Tiger Reserve, Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary, Mount Abu, Pushkar, Bikaner, Jaisalmer, etc.

If you are planning to visit India in summers then you should probably visit north India. Northern India has various architectural marvels and spell bounding natural beauty. North India is mostly famous for its holy places and temples such as Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri, haridwar, jwalaji, Yamunotri, Kailash Mansarovar, Vaishno Devi, Golden Temple, etc. the following are few of the famous tourist attractions of north India.

Taj Mahal

It is located in the city of Agra, in state of Uttar Pradesh. Taj Mahal was build in memory of Mumtaz wife of Mughal Prince. Taj Mahal is one of the seven wonders in the world. It is a symbol of love. Many tourists from all over the world travel to India just to get a glimpse of Taj Mahal.

Dal Lake

Dal Lake is situated in the state of jammu and kasmir. Kashmir is known as heaven on earth due to its natural beauty. Dal Lake gives you the feel of a paradise. Dal Lake is famous for its shikaras and houseboats.

North India is quite popular for its hill stations. Tourists from all over the world travel to spend their summer vacation in these hilly areas. Some of the famous hill stations are:


Nainital is a beautiful hill station surrounded by mountains on three sides. Nanital is famous for its nine lakes. Nainital was discovered in 1841 by Lord Barron. It was then turned into the summer capital of the United Province. Being a major tourist place Nainital is always full of visitors and it is better if you make prearrangements of your stay. Famous tourist attractions of Nanital are Naini Peak, Dorothy's Seat, Hanuman Garhi, etc.


It is located in the Garhwal hills. It is famous for its magnificent natural beauty and is known as the queen of hill stations. Mussooroe has major tourist destinations like Gun Hill, Kempty Fall, Nag Devta Temple, Mussoorie Lake, Jwalaji Temple.


Dehradun is the most preferred destination of adventure lovers. It provides a mixture of adventure sports and wildlife to its visitors. Dehradun has something for everyone. Dehradun is situated in the Doon Valley of the Lower Himalayan region. Major Tourist Attractions of Dehradun are Rajaji National Park, Forest Research Institute, Tapkeshwar Temple, Malsi Deer Park, Sahastradhara, and Robber?s Cave.

You should always plan out your trip in advance because all the major tourist destinations are mostly filled with tourists. You can look for a tour operator or travel agent who can better guide you with their various holiday packages.

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