India is topography from the high rising mountains of Himalayas to the low lying regions with ending in the coastal regions of the Indian ocean. Supporting the three seasons every year giving the chance to explore the wild flora and fauna that survive in the vast. The weather differing from the cold region to the hot humid coastal climate giving the perfect adaptation as per the journey. The culture that is nurtured by the local habitat and preserving it for the generation makes it the perfect destination for visiting. Here are the 5 exciting destinations in India that you should add to your list before setting on the journey.
1. Andaman and Nicobar Island “ Blue Seas, Virgin island and Colonial Past”
The Andaman and Nicobar islands are the extended part of the Himalayans Mountains that emerged during the formation of the Himalayas thus making the islands that support the tribal communities. Conquered by the British to have an entry to the south-east Asian countries and the abundance of the resources that developed the British colonies. Andaman and Nicobar islands are the sacred groves for wildlife and underwater life. With the sea surrounding all the sides with the overflowing fish cuisines and cool vegetation.
The Andaman Islands comprise of 572 small and big islands in the region. The port Blair is the capital of this union territory. On the other hand, the Nicobar Islands consist of 55 islands. The major islands such as the car Nicobar. North Andaman, South Andaman, Greater Nicobar supports the population of the union territory.
Surrounded by water on all sides and lying in the region near to the equator, the warm water supports the underwater life of the corals, you can see the formation of the reefs. The silent blue water with clear skies above a perfect silent spot to enjoy the vacation.
The water sports activities as parasailing boat ride, scuba diving, snorkeling, boat rides and many more to do. the untouched destination of India Andaman and Nicobar islands having many sandy beaches with shallow coastal ridges suitable for various activities. Resorts and hotels along the coastal region with the scenic blue sea making it fascinating to live along the sea.
The cellular jail famous for the ‘Kala Pani saja’, where the accused were imprisoned in the harsh conditions during the British reign makes it a remarkable experience that you should never miss.
2. Goa “The Pocket Size Paradise”
The state of Goa where the Portuguese landed and the history of India changed forever that is still existing today. Gradually change from Portuguese to British settling colonies in India. Goa the state of tourism and the vibrant history along the coast of the Arabian sea. Form the north Goa till south Goa, the islands carrying its history and many party lovers hike. The Aguada beach, Calangute beach, Baga beach, Candolim beach Sinquerim beach, Anjuna beach, Vagator beach, Chapora beach, The Dona Paula are the most visited by tourists. The water sports packages in Goa along these coasts as the boat rides, parasailing, banana boat ride, Jet Ski ride in Goa, speed boat ride in Goa that you must try.
Scuba diving in Malvan and snorkeling along the Grand island scuba diving of Goa with the vast varieties of corals and underwater sea creatures that should explore when you visit Goa. The old Goa churches like the basilica of Bom Jesus, UNESCO world heritage site, with the lying body of St Xavier’s Francis, The St Agustine tower built by Augustinian friars, The Chapel of Saint Cathrine, Church of Our Lady of Mount that depicts the culture and architecture that had the huge contribution in making Goa the tourist destination.
The south Goa tour is famous for the casinos and bars with the exotic continental seafood cuisines. The adventure boat trip throughout the Goa in the backwaters of the Mondovi River. From the rocky beaches to sandy beaches that support the mangroves vegetation to the coconut beaches.
The delicacies of the Goa coast with the taste of tamarind, coconut, cashews and the spices plantations that will change your taste buds to crave for more. Goa the part lovers destinations for a boat party, day and night party, the celebrations of Christmas in the cradle of the Christian community and the new year eve celebrations make it the perfect holiday destination.
3. Leh Ladakh “Truly Heaven on Earth”
Situated at the elevation of 3500m above the sea level, the cold desert of India and supporting the smaller Himalayas and the adjoining plateau of the Ladakh. Culturally supporting the Buddhism religion on a vast scale. The best camping site that every youth loves to travel through the road trip. Namgyal Tsemo Gompa, Shanti Stupa, Cho Khang Gompa, Chamba Temple, Jama Masjid, Gurdwara Pathar Sahib, Sankar Gompa and village, War Museum, The Victory Tower, Zorawar Fort, Datun Sahib are the favorite spots that must be explored in the go. The tradition of celebrating the new year is the mesmerizing occasion that you should acknowledge. The trekkers love like the Manali to Ladakh, the Nubra valley, Pangong Tso, Tso Mori Ri, the Indus valley, Markha valley, Ladakh monastery trek, South Zangskar, Trans-Zangskar Expedition, Spiti to Ladakh.
Stok Palace & Stok Monastery, Thikse Monastery, Shey Monastery, Hemis Gompa, Basgo, Alchi Monastery is the monasteries that people make usual visit the mediation centers for the practicing Buddhism you can see the variation in the architecture of each monastery which was built during various periods. Indus River – Zanskar River Sangam, Pangong Tso Lake, Tsomoriri Wetland Conservation Reserve (Tsomoriri Lake), Hunter Valley, Sand Dunes Nubra, Siachen Glacier, Ti-Suru, Turtuk, Trekking Trails are known as Markha Valley Is the various sites that should visit. The iconic places of Indian tourism that people all around the world to witness the Great War history is also known as the third pole of the world.
Leh Ladakh is the rough places where human life is supported only roadways. The best rod rides and bike rides to make the trail of the journey. The high standing monasteries and the distinct colours of the land and the sky will introduce to the new colours of nature.
4. Rajasthan “The Lands of Kings”
If royalty is to be defined then the name is Rajasthan. The land of values and tradition that is still being admired all through India. The stories of the great warriors with their rich human stories that will make you proud and make a bow before them. The land of grandeur palaces and lakes every region portraying its own story. You can see the Ranthambore Fort, Gagron Fort, Amber Fort, Jaisalmer Fort, Kumbhalgarh Fort, Mehrangarh Fort are the most visited. In the desert zone nurturing the culture is the symbol of vibrancy of the Indian culture.
The Khwaja mujahideen shrine of Ajmer, the Bikaner foods, the fortress of the Jaisalmer, the dilwara Jain temples of Jain community, the pink city of Jaipur, the hill station at mount Abu, the Chittorgarh monuments. Udaipur is known as the Venice of India and the never-ending roads. The festivals you should enjoy when you like the camel festival, Pushkar fair, elephant festival, and desert festival. Rajasthan is a desert region the techniques for the conservation of water are the admiring one which leads to scarcity of water. The wells of the Rajasthan makes it the proper example to conserve water. On the journey you can see step well with beautiful architecture, one of the famous stepwells is the chand baori stepwell. The sweet delicacies made of the rich ingredients should be tasted. The cuisine coarse of the Rajasthan will make you taste every flavour of the spice.
5. Darjeeling “Queen of Himalayas”
The Himalayan station of the northeast listed in the UNESCO world heritage list, that supports the tea gardens nurtured with the hands in the cool misty regions. The climate with temperature ranging below 20degree celsius making it the perfect hill station of India. The Padmaja Naidu Himalayan zoological park supports the vast varieties of flora and fauna their conservation being the prime motive to protect them in their natural habitat.Carrying the culture of Buddhism you can see various monasteries as the Bhutia Busty Monastery, Ghum Monastery, Mag-Dhog Yolmowa Monastery, the peace pagoda dwelling in the calmness of the beautifying Himalayas.
The ancient British history that began from Bengal spreading throughout India making it the holy land of literature and artist till the great leaders as Swami Vivekanand and the noble laureate Rabindranath Tagore. You can imagine the land which gave birth to the revolution and still is part of the amazing history. The war memorial at Darjeeling signifies the history of bloodshed for occupying colonies.The markets of the Darjeeling dwelling with rich varieties of garments and ornaments, hats and handmade articles that support the daily living of the tribal and local people. The cuisines of Darjeeling is the blend of various cultures of China, Bhutan, Nepal, Bengal so you can make your taste buds taste every bite of the culture. You can go for the Himalayan mountaineering, hill road rides, activities as the paragliding, rope travelling, the Kanchenjunga range which is the third highest peak in India lying above the Darjeeling making a perfect scenario to go for hiking.