Agra is the beautiful old capital of the northern Indian of Hindustan and home of the famous Taj Mahal. Delhi is India’s largest city and one of the largest cities in the world and home to a large number of historic buildings and monuments. Jaipur is the capital of the Indian region of Rajasthan, often known as the Pink City. Varanasi is one of the world’s oldest cities, located on the River Ganges. Hyderabad is a historic city known for its arts and culture. Ladak is a region in the north of India filled with mountains and valleys. Goa is a small Indian state in the west of the country famed for its stunning beaches.
The Taj Mahal in Agra is one of the world’s most recognisable and iconic buildings made out of white marble; the huge mausoleum is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Agra Fort is in reality a city surrounded by enormous walls and filled with beautiful architecture. Fatehpur Sikri is a beautiful Indian Palace in Agra.
Indian cuisine is one of the most flavoursome and distinctive cuisines in the world. Walking trails are a great way to experience the atmosphere of this beautiful country. Boat trips are a popular tourist attraction enabling visitors to see large swathes of countryside and city. Shopping is available in the country’s cities, with all the major stores and brands.
Traditional Indian cultural shows are a fantastic way to experience the culture of the country. Indian dancing is a beautiful aspect of Indian culture and wherever you go in the country there are opportunities to witness it.
If you are looking for beautiful sandy beaches with crystal clear waters then India is a fantastic choice. The beaches in the region of Goa are some of the most breath taking and romantic in the world. Indian architecture is among the most intricate and beautiful in the world, unlike anything in the western world. The temples and monuments found all over the country are truly awe inspiring and well worth visiting.
Dal Lake is a beautiful tourist attraction in the Kashmir region; the lake is known as the ‘Jewel in the crown of Kashmir’. The lake is known for its beautiful house boats where visitors can stay overnight on the waters and boat trips around the lake. An Indian market is like nothing else the bustling atmosphere, the smells and sounds make for a truly memorable experience. Wildlife safaris are one of the most popular tourist attractions in India. The country has hundreds of endangered and fascinating animals and a safari is a great way to see them and the beautiful landscape.
Traditional Indian cultural shows are a fantastic way to experience the culture of the country. Indian dancing is a beautiful aspect of Indian culture and wherever you go in the country there are opportunities to witness it. Indian cuisine is one of the most flavoursome and distinctive cuisines in the world, though it’s not all chicken tikka masalas and kormas, there are some truly delicious dishes many of which are vegetarian.
If you are looking for a lovely hotel in which to send a romantic holiday then there are plenty on offer from those with spectacular views of India’s bustling cities to those that sit on their own secluded beaches, whatever you are after you will be sure to find the perfect hotel.
India is home to a fascinating and beautiful array of wildlife from elephants to endangered tigers. The landscape is some of the most varied and breath-taking in the world, rainforest, mountains, rivers, deserts, beautiful beaches, India has it all.
Many people make pilgrimages to the thousands of temples and mosques scattered all over India. Cycling is a great way to explore the beautiful and varied countryside. Kayaking is popular along many of India’s rivers.
Diwali is the Hindu festival of lights that is celebrated every year; the celebrations are well worth seeing if you are visiting during the festival. Raksha Bandhan is a festival celebrated by brothers and sisters. Durga Puja is a festival in celebration of the Hindu Goddess Durga when huge statues are erected all over the country and all work stops.
Hawa Mahal is the Palace of the Winds in the Jaipur region of India a unique building of breath taking grandeur. The Taj Mahal in Agra is one of the world’s most recognisable and iconic buildings made out of white marble. Khajuraho Temples are one of the most popular tourist attractions in India consisting of huge medieval Hindu temples. Ajanta Ellora Caves are cave paintings and sculptures that date back almost 4000 years.
Ranthambore National Park is a large swathe of protected parkland that is home to spectacular scenery and wildlife such as the endangered Bengal Tiger. India’s cities have a large number of museums celebrating the history and culture of this fascinating country.
Safaris are an extremely popular activity in India as the country is home to such a varied a fascinating array of wildlife such as elephants and tigers. A fantastic way to discover the incredible countryside of India is on a light trek, wherever you are throughout the country you will be sure to find guided tours of the local region. Many people go camping in the beautiful Indian wilderness; a night under the beautiful stars is an incredible experience.
Indian cuisine is one of the most flavoursome and distinctive cuisines in the world and if you like your food hot then you will get on well. If you don’t make sure you opt for something without the chillies. If you get the opportunity you should try and watch a traditional show with traditional Indian music and dancing.
There are plenty of hotels throughout India that are well equipped for families with children with recreation areas and entertainment.
Whether you are looking for a luxury hotel to relax in or an affordable hotel to use as a base while you explore the fascinating country of India there is a hotel to suit you.