India and its heavenly chartered places set against the backdrop of the historical enigma is the one to die for. The place is laden with formidable forts, temples, palaces that are worth their weight in gold.
Add the vibrant pleasantry to it, and it’s a must-visit on everyone’s bucket list. And therein lies the beauty of traveling to these whereabouts! To add clamor to these tourist destinations, we’d be doing a round-up of best tourist places in North India on our blog today.
So go on and seek the best picks of the ergonomic North India!
Let’s pick our pieces from the capital city itself, Delhi. If you plan on to visit the Northern parts of India, Delhi will stand atop on your to-do list. The place holds a healthy balance of the ancient past along with the modern-day equivalency via its city division into Old Delhi and New Delhi. Old Delhi represents the yesteryear’s Sultanate regime while New Delhi seeps in the well-planned modern structure.
2) Taj Mahal- Agra
Next up is the magnificent Taj Mahal placed in Agra of Uttar Pradesh. The place is reckoned as one of the seven monuments in the world. It’s a tomb that was built on the bank of Yamuna river by the then Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his wife Mumtaz. The place took 22 years and more than 20,000 workers for completion. Agra also falls in the famous Golden Triangle of India encompassing Delhi and Jaipur as the other two.
The first planned city in the ancient times, Jaipur plays host to the royal city of Rajasthan. The city is the third one in the India’s famous Golden Triangle and holds fairy tale palaces and fortresses on the perched Jaipur is also known as the ‘pink city’ for its blend of pink color in the city’s fortresses and palaces. It’s famed for heritage tour, jewelry and traditional Maharaja Thali. One can seek the realms of places like Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Lake Palace, Amber Fort and more.
The city of Golden Temple, Amritsar is famed for being the spiritual capital of Sikhs. The place was founded by Guru Ram Das in 1577. The major attraction of the city lies in Golden Temple and other monumental places like Jalliawallah Bagh and more. The Golden Temple gained its name for having the imposing pure gold dome on it.
5) Shimla, Manali- Himachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh has the perfect outlet for the travel enthusiasts seeking the best getaways. It’s famed for Shimla, the then British-Era summer capital of India along with the hill station of Manali. One can enjoy the traditional outing in the snow-covered peaks and apple orchards. Many backpackers pick Himachal Pradesh as the top seeds for the time of their life.
To say the least, North India has an abundance of great places apart from the aforementioned ones foresee Jaisalmer, Haridwar, Rishikesh, Udaipur, Khajuraho, Varanasi and more. We shall touch upon those on the next segment of ours. Till then, enjoy your ride around these ambient places of North India.