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Top tourist destinations to visit in india

Updated on November 1, 2013

There are many beautiful tourist places in India. These places are famous world wide ad well. These places have religious and cultural significance. Some of the most beautiful places that every people should visit are discussed below.


Charminar, golconda fort, saoar jung museum, makkah masjid, hussain sagar lake, Nehru zoological park etc makes Hyderabad (the capital of Andhra) a lovely tourist place for the people.



Ooty is known as the queen of hill stations. Ooty is located in niligiri mountains above 2240 above the sea level. Botanical garden, lakes, museums, art galleries, Metupalayam to ooty metergage rail transports etc makes Ooty more attractive to the tourists. The flower show held in Ooty during the month of may is also a famous tourist attractions.


Vivekananda rocks

About 100 meters from Kanyakumari devi temple, two rocks can be seen above the Bengal sea. It is said that Swami Vivekananda does his meditations in these rocks. This is one of the famous tourist attractions in India.



Sravana belagola is a famous Jainism religion pilgrimage center. The main attraction is the gomadeswara statue which is 65 feet in height. This is the longest gomedeswara statue in the world.

Jog waterfalls

Jog waterfall is one of the most famous waterfalls and is the longest waterfalls in India. Jog waterfalls is 348 kilometers from Mysore.



The most famous Buddhist historical monument in India is situated in Sanchi of Madyapradesh. There are 3 important stupas here in Sanchi. Sanchi is 68 kilometers away from bopal.



Khajuraho is a great historical tourist place in Madyapradesh . There are 25 temples and 3 museums in Khajuraho. In 1986 UNESCO declared Khajuraho as world heritage center.


Ujjain is famous for Kumbh mela. Kumbh mela is a festival held once in 12 years and hence it is celebrated very auspicious way. In Ujjain there are lot of palaces and other popular centers which makes it more attractive for tourists.



Rabeendra setu, Victoria memorial, Indian museum, Zoological garden, Botanical garden of howrah, Shahid minar, birla planetarium etc makes kolkata a best tourist attraction.



Mahabalipuram is also known in the name mamallapuram. Variety of beautiful sculptures can be seen in Mahabalipuram. Mahabalipuram or mamallapuram is 60 kilometers away from Chennai city.


Jammu and Kashmir

According to Jahangir, the mughal emperor Jammu and Kashmir is a heaven on earth. Dal lake in srinagar, Wular lake, Amarnadh cave temple, Hill stations etc are the main attractions of jammu and kashmir.



Mysore is Karnataka's king city. Maharajas palace, lalitha mahal, guest palace etc are some of the historical tourist places to visit. Krishna raja sagar dam, vrindavan gardens, Chamundi hills are the main attractions.



Goa is famous for the beaches. Kallangur, Colva, benaulim, chapora, vagathor are beaches which are famous all around the world. Aguada fort, Dudhsagar falls, Salim ali bird sanctuary etc are also main attractions of Goa.



Gate way of India, Planetariums, beaches, parks, Art galleries, Regional centers, street shops etc makes Mumbai, the capital of Maharashtra more beautiful. chhatrapati shivaji maharaj vastu sangrahalaya is a famous museum in Mumbai.



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