Cape Kanyakumari, also known as Comorin, is located at the southernmost tip of India. There is a memorial stone Vivekananda – a guru – located offshore, on a small rocky island.
Famous for its hills and tea plantations, Munnar is a peaceful hill region in the southern Indian state of Kerala. It is also home to the highest Anamundi mountain in southern India, and is home to the highest number of Nilgiri short-horned goats.
The Lotus Temple in New Delhi, with its elegant lotus-shaped architecture, has welcomed more than 70 million worshipers since it opened in 1986. It is one of the Baha’i religious centers.
The list of the most beautiful places in India cannot be complete without the Taj Mahal in Agra, Uttar Pradesh. The white marble tomb was built in the 1600s by Emperor Shah Jahan of the Mughal dynasty in memory of his third wife Mumtaz Mahal.
The Shekhawati region of Rajasthan still houses lavish mansions of Indian billionaires, called havelis. Once a symbol of wealth, the façade and interior of the havelis are covered with exquisite and dazzling paintings on the walls, content depicting the owner’s journey or myths.
Dubbed the world’s wildest road, Chadar Trek is made up of ice on the Zanskar river, connecting the remote village of Zanskar with the town of Leh in the state of Ladakh. This rugged path features spectacular views, from glaciers to river rapids and semi-ice caves.
Humayun’s Tomb in New Delhi was declared a World Heritage Site in 1993, the resting place of Emperor Humayun, who headed the Mughal Empire in the 16th century. This is India’s first garden-grave, inspire other large mausoleums of the country, including the Taj Mahal.
Originally a secret project of Indian artist Nek Chand Saini, the Rock Garden in Chandigarh City has now become a large park that attracts tourists around the world. The park was built for 18 years, decorating sculptures made from recycled industrial and urban waste.
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Red Fort in New Delhi has been the main residence of Mughal emperors for nearly 200 years. This is one of the city’s most popular attractions with many museums.
The Sundarbans Forest in West Bengal is the largest mangrove forest in the world, located on the Ganges Delta. It spread throughout West Bengal and Bangladesh.
With 3,500 steps of perfect design, the Chand Baori ladder well in Abhaneri village (Rajasthan state) is one of the most beautiful wells in India. This 1,200-year-old area is open to local residents for several hours a day.
Harmandir Sahib is a religious community of Sikhs, including the Golden Temple symbol, located in the middle of a large lake. The mirror image of the gilded dome shines in the waters of Lake Amrit Sarovar (meaning Spirit Wine Lake), welcoming guests coming in from the north gate.
Bandhavgarh National Park in the state of Madhya Pradesh stretches more than 100 km2, which is home to more than 50 tigers.