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famous indian hill stationsIn every tour planning, there must be a consideration for hill stations, otherwise it’s not complete. Hill stations are considered as a traveler’s paradise. The Snowy peak, gorges, greenery of valleys, lakes and rivers altogether brings a nice experience to the visitors to hill stations. Now a day, the hill stations are turned as an unavoidable part of holidays in India.

India, as a land of wide array of features, is famous for its beautiful destinations across the globe. Hill stations in India contribute much to this attraction. India is mainly gifted with variety of hill stations across the country from south to north and east to west. A number of small and big hill station spots are in India; among them several places occupy great position in the world famous hill stations. Delhousie, Manali, Nainital, Darjeeling, Ooty, Gangtok, Gulmarg, Kodaikanal, Srinangar, Ladakh, Almora, Mount Abu, Munnar, Mussoorie, Shimla, Kashmir, Chamba, etc are some of the famous Indian hill stations.

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India is a country in which differences are present in each and every area like culture, religion, language and also in nature of destinations. This significance of diversity among the Indian places makes it one of the mostly preferred tourist spot among international visitors. India has metro cities with modern beauty, traditional beauty spots and also several colorful festivals to add in the limelight.  Here is a list of most preferred Indian tourist destinations:

Delhi becomes one of the most visited Indian destinations with help of its traditional and modern beauty. New Delhi and Old Delhi together contributes to this achievement with several attractive tourist spots like the Red Fort, Delhi Juma Masjid, Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb, India Gate, Lotus Temple, Akshardham Temple, Jawaharlal Nehru University and the Parliament House.

Mumbai is the next one among the major tourist spots in India. Being the business capital of India have some good places to attract tourists such as Gateway of India, Hanging Gardens, Mumbai film city and several stunning beaches. The High Court building and Taj Mahal hotel are adding values to its impressions. It has some of the religious attractions like Haji Ali Dargah, Siddhivinayak and Mahalaxmi temples.

Bangalore, also known as the Silicon Valley of India, is another Indian destination with good count of visitors every year.  The major sightseeing attractions of Bangalore include Bangalore Palace, Vidhana Soudha, Holy Trinity Church, Bull Temple, Tipu Sultan’s Palace, Lord Shiva Temple, Ulsoor Lake and some other places too.

Chennai, known as ‘The Detroit of Asia’, is one of India’s important trading centers with a good percentage of automotive exports. Major tour destinations from Chennai consist of  St. Mary’s Church, Kapaleeswarar Temple, Basilica of the National Shrine of St.Thomas, Wallajah Mosque, Guindy National Park, Valluvar Kottam and famous Marina Beach.

Most of the tourists who look for beach holidays give first preference for Goa as it is gifted with several wonderful beaches. Goa is also famous for some of great religious places and world heritage architecture. Aguada, Baga, Calangute, Anjuna, Miramar, Vagator, Colva, etc., are the beaches that are worth visiting in Goa. Spice plantations  and wildlife sanctuaries also plays a good role in Goa tourism promotion.

jaipur tour destinationsJaipur stands ahead of Indian destinations with its glory in the past. The place is counted as one of the must see destination of India tour. Temples and other religious sites, forts, monuments, palaces, etc., are the main attractions of Jaipur. Main attraction include Amber Fort and Elephant Race, Jaigarh Fort,  Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal, Rambagh Palace, Central Museum, City Palace, Jantar Mantar and Nahargarh Fort.

Manali is counted as one of the attractive hill stations mostly visited every year by domestic and foreign tourists. Some of the sightseeing attractions are Rohtang Pass, Solang valley ski centre, Vashisht Temple, and Hadimba Temple. Ooty is the next destination to be included in the list. This south Indian eye catching beauty spot also shares a good hill station experience along with several other attractions like Wenlock Downs, Parsons Valley Reservoir, Pine forest, Kamaraj Sagar Dam, Mudumalai National Park, Doddabetta Peak, Avalanche Lake, Emerald Lake, Porthimund Lake, etc.

Agra is a much familiar destination for all visitors to India. The creative beauty of Mughal empire architecture is can be clearly captured from the various buildings it has. Taj Mahal is the finest example and great attraction of Agra as a must see destination of India. The other important places are Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri. Several other Mughal works are also present to go through while on an Agra tour.

Kerala becomes another south Indian attraction to be included in your India tour packages. Kerala, also known as “God’s own country”, by the way it has gifted with variety of natural beauty. This green field is attracting most of the foreigners. Kumarakom Houseboat trip, Cochin, backwater journey, Munnar hill station beauty, Kanyakumari, Ayurvedic tour, etc., is the main tour highlights here.

south india toursThe East Indian business and financial centre Kolkata is another preferred destination. The main attractions are Victoria Memorial, Fort William, Birla Planetarium, Howrah Bridge, Eden Gardens (Stadium), Marble Palace, Nicco Park, Saheed Minar, Belur Math, National Library, Writer’s Building and Botanical Gardens.

Hyderabad covers a good percentage of total visitors with help of its major attractions like Charminar, Birla Mandir, Golconda Fort, Ramoji Film City, Falaknuma Palace, Lumbini Park, Mecca Masjid, Salar Jung Museum, Chilkur Wildlife Park, Hussain Sagar Lake, Hyderabad Golf Club and Snow World.