India – A Must-Add Country to Your Bucketlist

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In India, everywhere you turn, there are one thousand and one things you can do or see that is definitely new to you. There are so many experiences you mustn’t miss on- be it the fascinating or rewarding or shocking or educational or even the confusing ones; every day if your stay no matter wherever you’ll be staying.

This article might not do the country justice, but we’ll share our list of the top things you must see in India anyway:

  • Taj Mahal

This list can’t be made without mention this enormous mausoleum of white marble in Agra; it was built between the years 1932 and 1653 by order of Mughal emperor- Shah Jahan in loving memory of his wife. Taj Mahal is also called “a teardrop on the face of eternity,” and it is one of Mughal’s architectural masterworks and a great attraction in India.

  • Varanasi

Varanasi is located on the banks of River Ganges; it is sacred to Buddhists, Hindus, and Jains. It is also one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world. Varanasi represents the best and worst parts of India in so many ways, and it can be a tad overwhelming.

  • Ellora Caves

In Ellora Caves, cave art is on a whole different level. There are one hundred caves in Ellora, although only thirty-four are open to the entire public. These caves are devoted to Buddhists, Hindus and Jainism deities.

  • Harmandir Sahib

This place is better known as the “Golden Temple”. It is the main attraction for tourists in Amritsar, also being the most significant religious place to the Sikhs. Guru Ramdas ji began the construction of this temple in the 16th century. Maharaja Ranjit Singh, in the 19th century, covered the upper floors of the temple with gold. This temple is super stunning, and there are like thousands of pilgrims here from every places of India.

  • Kanha National Park

This is one of the most lovely wildlife reserves in all of Asia, also one of the top places to see a tiger in India. The plush sal and bamboo forests, ravines of Khana and the grassy meadows were Rudyard Kipling’s muse for his popular novel – Jungle Book, and this made Kanha National Park one of the top tourist attractions in India.