Top Travel Destinations in India
The rich culture, heritage, natural beauty, historical buildings and the yummy food are some of the reasons why this country is becoming a very popular tourist destination.
There are way too many places you must see in India.
In this post I am going to write about the top places for a history buff.
Here are top 6 must see places in India (history focused ones): 1.
Taj Mahal: This is a very obvious one.
It is an absolutely captivating monument and make sure Taj Mahal is on your list - It is one of the natural wonders of the world and so do I need to say more...
Khajuraho Temples : These temples are located in Central India.
There are around 85 temples and were built around 950 AD.
The architecture is simply superb.
Khajuraho is a World Heritage site.
The fascinating temples of Khajuraho is India's unique gift of love to the world, 3.
Ajanta and Ellora Caves: These beautiful caves were built more than 2000 years ago.
They were built by Buddhist monks - these monks cut some amazing sculptures in the rock caves.
The caves are located in Maharashtra.
Sun Temple: This temple is located in Orissa.
It was built in the 13th century and is a temple for the Sun God.
This temple is one of the architectural wonders of the world - apart from the temple itself, the surroundings of the temple is filled with natural beauty.
Dravidian Monuments at Hampi: Located in Karnataka, this is a world heritage listed site.
The stone carvings in this temple are quite stunning.
These temples were built between 14th and 16th centuries.
Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram: These monuments are located in Tamil Nadu and dates back to 7th century.
These monuments are well known for rock carvings and beautiful sculptures.