Top tourist places to visit in India

Top tourist places to visit in India are:

  1. Leh Ladakh, Ladakh
  2. Shrinagar, Jammu, and Kashmir
  3. Mcleodganj, Himachal Pradesh
  4. Goa
  5. Andaman and Nicobar Islands
  6. Binsar. Uttarakhand
  7. Kerala
  8. Kasol
  9. Kutch
  10. Kanatal
  11. Assam

Indian indeed has a rich national history and is one of the oldest cultures in the world. Over the last 65 years of its Independence. It also has achieved both-round economic-socio progress. It is self-sufficient in agricultural production. And is the world’s leading developed country. And if you talk about tourist places in India. It’s full of festivals all around the year. And different places are famous only because of festivals.

Top tourist places to visit in India

Here are some tourist places to visit in India. So let’s get started and explore diversity.

1) Leh Ladakh, Ladakh

Leh Ladakh is not confined to adventure sports and thrill. In fact, this is a place where you can spend quality time enjoying nature just by sitting next to a flowing river. This place is packed with zest and optimistic vibes, soaked in and loved for a lifetime. Here you can enjoy rides on crazy winding roads, sleep with the local people, and can go walk in the mountain. You also get to learn how to be independent of this amazing adventure at the best place in India. Ladakh is divided into two areas: Leh district, and Kargil district. The former district has a famous “Leh” area and is a great tourist attraction. Due to its beautiful monasteries, and interesting markets that define the place’s culture.

Time to visit

The best Season to visit is April to mid-May and mid-Sept.

Average temperature is 15 ° (min.) to28 ° (max.) 

Things to do:

  • Jeep ride to Leh Ladakh
  • Cycling on the Uneven Terrain
  • Leh Ladakh Trekking
  • Camel Safari on Two-Humped Camels
  • Go Camping Along the Serene Lakes

The Best attraction in Leh:  Pangong Tso Lake, Zanskar valley, Khardung-La Pa, Spituk Gompa, National Park of Pangong, Nubra valley, Shanti stupa, Magnetic hill.

Where to Stay in Leh?

  • Stok palace heritage
  • Shakti Himalaya

And for more hotels in details, you can check here.

Transportation methods:

  • Leh airport is in Kushok Bakula Rimpochee connecting the area with other areas by air.
  • The nearest railway station is Jammu Tawi.
  • It is approximately 700 km to Ladakh.
  • You can also hire a JKSRTC bus or a cab to Ladakh.
  • The road remains the most popular route to enter the village.
  • Travelers go their destination by bike and jeep.
  • The most common are cycling trips from Delhi, Chandigarh, and Manali.
  • A bike can be rented in Ladakh that costs INR 2000 day. 
Fuel Stations
There are four fuel stations in the direction of Srinagar Leh: Nagbal, Ganderbal, Kargil, Khalsi

2) Shrinagar, Jammu, and Kashmir

Srinagar is famous as ‘Heaven on Earth’. Situated at the Jammu and Kashmir. That is on the shores of the Jhelum River. It is famous for the stationary houseboats. And also the colorful Shikararas on the Dal Lake.
The cuisine is famous worldwide. So when you try the local dishes. They are rich and unique in fragrant spices in Srinagar. It also has a good name for its shawls, apples, and fruits that are bought from the Lal Chowk Market. Throughout the winter months of December to February heavy snowfall affects Srinagar’s connectivity. Communal tensions in some parts of town also lead to frequent curfews. Before visiting ensure that you check the situation.

Time to visit

Srinagar has nice and relaxing weather. That makes the destination all year long. But the perfect time to visit Srinagar is from April to October. In the autumn months from September to November. It is best visited with freezing winters and hot summers. And also monsoons also turn this beautiful place into the scenery.

Things to do:

  • Seek Blessings At Shankaracharya Temple
  • Shop Like A Local
  • Trek To The Famous Points
  • Indulge In The Popular Local Cuisines
  • Stroll Through Indira Gandhi Memorial Tulip Garden
  • Marvel At The Hazratbal Mosque
  • Go Skiing At Gulmarg
  • Go Rafting At Sonmarg
  • Go Birdwatching At Manasabal Lake+96

The top attraction in Srinagar: Dal Lake, Shikara ride, Shankaracharya temple, Shalimar Bagh, Nishat Bagh, Chashme Shahi, Wular Lake, Hazratbal Shrine

Restaurant Mughal darbar and Cafe De Linz are famous here. So, if you are visiting Shri Nagar. Don’t forget to try these places.

Transportation Methods:

  • Srinagar has an airport and railway station for itself. 
  • Passengers can take train from Srinagar (229 km) to Udhampur Railway Station. 
  • If you don’t travel from Jammu Kashmir.
  • You can’t get to Srinagar by the street.

3) Mcleodganj, Himachal Pradesh

Mcleod Ganj is a lovely town located near the upper Dharamsala. Nestled between majestic hills and lush greenery, this town has one of the most mesmerizing landscapes. The towns of Dharamsala, Mcleodganj, Bhagsu Nag, and Kangra are very close to each other. All these destinations must be covered by tourists while they travel here. Tourists get to know the best about nature in Mcleodganj. It is one of India’s most attractive locations. That is found in the beautiful mountains. The view from Triund to the Dhauladhar is magnificent. 
Experience the joy of camping with your friends in Triund under trillions of stars. It is one of the most beautiful Indian camping destinations, irrespective of the season. No wonder this is one of India’s top ten places to visit. 

Time to visit

Best season to visit is from June to September. 

Transportation Methods:

  • The closest airport is Gaggal Airport which is 18 km away.
  • Pathankot railway station (89 km) is the nearest train stop.
  • Several buses regularly run between Mcleodganj and several towns including Delhi, Chandigarh, Dharamshala, etc.
  • Passengers can also take a bus and then hire a taxi.

Popular places you can visit:

  1. Kangra Fort

2. Bhagsunath temple

3. Bhagsu Falls

4. Namgyal Monastery

5. HPCA Stadium

6. Tea plantation of Kangana valley

7. Trend Terk

4) Goa

Lying on the west coast, Goa is the smallest state in India. Goa is renowned for its white-sand beaches, stellar nightlife, eclectic seafood, world heritage. Panjim, the capital city in the center overlooks the tranquil Mandovi River. The center is well linked to an international airport. And there are roads and trains running from north to south Goa. Although the seafood is excellent, with trendy bars, beach shacks, & stylish cafés. With many clubs and discotheques, Goa has one of the best nightlife in India. Goa is also great for tourists with tighter pockets, because of lower alcohol prices in the state. Undoubtedly, Goa must be one of the first dream places to visit India in your 20s. Young and very energetic! Fantastic nightclubs, beaches,  huts, and dirt at low prices. It is one of India’s best holiday destinations for you.

Time to visit

The best time to visit is from November to February 

Transportation Methods:

    • Dabolim International Airport is the main airport.  
    •  Madgaon and Thivim Railway Station are the main railway stations.  
    •  Margao, Kadamba, and Mapus Bus Terminal are the best bus terminals.
    • Many people, however, choose to travel by car or bike from Mumbai and Pune.
    • Ferry services are also open, which is an excellent way of travel.
    • From Mumbai, you can also take a ferry to Panaji and enter Goa quickly.

Popular places you can visit:

  1. Calanguate Beach
  2. Basilica of Bom Jesus
  3. Water sports in Goa
  4. Ford Aguada
  5. Baga beach
  6. Cruise in Goa
  7. Anjuna beach
  8. Dudhsagar Falls
  9. Scuba diving
  10. Chapora fort

Best Things to Do:

  1. Beach Hopping- The best way to explore beaches
  2. Water Sports
  3. Snorkeling- enjoy underwater water
  4. Seafood tour
  5. Dolphin watching
  6. Casino
  7. Dinner cruise
  8. Water rafting
  9. Hot Air Ballooning

5) Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Andaman & Nicobar Islands is a little slice of paradise tucked away from India’s east coast at about 1,400 km. The Union territory contains a total of 572 islands. Of which only 37 are populated and a few are accessible for visitors.

Port Blair is the capital of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. It is the gateway to the regular ferry to different islands. Havelock Island is one of Andaman & Nicobar Islands’ biggest and most popular attractions. Blessed with pristine beaches and coconut groves, this one offers its guests myriad opportunities for sporting adventure. From snorkeling to parasailing, scuba diving and kayaking, and so on, there’s no lack of thrilling activities here.

Time to visit

Best time to visit: November through the middle of May. 
With 24 ° (min.) and 37 ° (max.) Daily temperature.  

Transportation Methods:

  • Vir Savarkar Airport is the main airport.
  • Ships also sail between Haddo Wharf Port and ChennaiKolkata, and Visakhapatnam.  

Popular places you can visit:

  1. Scuba Diving in Andaman
  2. Havelock island
  3. Radhanagar Beach
  4. Cellular Jail
  5. Snorkeling in Andaman
  6. Ross Island
  7. Viper Island
  8. Neil Island
  9. Baratang ISland
  10. Rajiv Gandhi Water Complex

6) Binsar. Uttarakhand

Binsar is a small town in Uttarakhand. That is known for its mystical beauty. It is located in the forests of oak, pine, and deodar trees, Binsar is home to beautiful green meadows, temples and a popular sanctuary of wildlife. The main attraction of Binsar is the panoramic view of Himalayan peaks from the zero point. 

This compact hill town is encircled by the Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary. This serves as a habitat for the rare animals, birds and flower species. Since the place is wrapped up in thick foliage, it is the best place.

A trekking paradise has a zero point with a 360-degree view of the Himalayan regions. It includes Nanda Devi, Kedarnath, Shivling, and Trishul. It takes a short 2 km walk to get to the Zero Point. Sunrise and sunset are activities that must be experienced.

Time to visit

The best time to visit is from October to November. When planning a trip to the lovely hill station. Please be aware that it is not ideal for travel for many months. Although the weather is excellent all year round. Summer is great for walks and sightseeing,
while winter is great for snowfall.

Monthly Weather in Binsar

January has temperatures between 13 °C and 2 °C with around 14 days of rain.
February has temperatures between 18 °C and 2 °C with around four days of rain.
March has temperatures between 20 °C and 5 °C with around 11 days of rain.
April has temperatures between 25 °C and 8 °C with around five days of rain.
May has temperatures between 30 °C and 14 °C with around one day of rain.
June has temperatures between 30 °C and 17 °C with around 14 days of rain.
July has temperatures between 26 °C and 17 °C with around 30 days of rain.
August has temperatures between 25 °C and 18 °C with around 30 days of rain.
September has temperatures between 25 °C and 17 °C with around 28 days of rain.
October has temperatures between 24 °C and 11 °C with around five days of rain.
November has temperatures between 23 °C and 8 °C with around one day of rain.
December has temperatures between 17 °C and 2 °C with around two days of rain.

Transportation Methods:

  • Pantnagar is a domestic airport which 152 km from Binsar.
  • The nearest railway is Kathgodam Railway Station which is 119 kilometers from Binsar.
  • Buses connect the city with all major neighborhoods.
  • You can also book jeep safaris to Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary.

7) Kerala

The lover of nature is out there. A trip to God’s land is in your 20s a must for its breathtaking. Kerala, a state in Southern India is known as a tropical paradise of waving palms and wide sandy beaches. It is a narrow strip of coastal territory in a cascade of lush green vegetation and reaches to the Arabian sea. Kerala borders the states of Tamil Nadu to the east and Karnataka to the north. It is also known for its mountains, coconuts, spices, and art forms like Kathakali and Mohini Attam. It is the most literate state in India, and a land of diverse religions. With world-class tourist sporting options, ayurvedic spas and treatments, eco-tourism initiatives, a large number of visit options ranging from beautiful high altitude blue mountains to pristine rain forests to golden sun-sand beaches and an enormous range of accommodation, Kerala has much to offer the visitor.

Time to visit
The best time to visit is November to January and June to August. Average temperature here is 28 degree celcius.

Transportation Methods:

  • There are three major airports in Kerala.
  • Calicut International Airport, Cochin International Airport and the International Airport of Trivandrum.
  • These airports connect to numerous cities worldwide, such as Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Muscat, and Dubai.
  • The three central train lines in Kerala.
  • Thiruvananthapuram Central Station, Ernakulam Junction Railway Station, and Kollam Junction Railway Station.
  • Such stations link the state with towns and cities throughout India.

Popular places you can visit:

  1. Alappuzha Beach
  2. Kumarakom bird sanctuary
  3. Marari Beach, 
  4. Revi Karunakaran Museum, 
  5. Punnamada Dam, 
  6. Pathiramanal
  7. Sri Krishna Temple in Ambalappuzha
  8. Krishnapuram Palace 
  9. Mattupetty Dam
  10. Anamudi
  11.  Eravikulam National Park
  12. Waterfalls 
  13. Attukal ViewPoint
  14.  Cheeyappara
  15. TATA Tea Museum, 
  16. Meesapulimala
  17. Pothamedu viewpoint
  18. Cheeyappara Waterfalls
  19. Kundala Rive

8) Kasol

Kasol is famous for its trekking trails, which include treks to Kheerganga, Yanker Pass, Sar Pass, and Pin Parbati Pass. To get a real feel of the culture in this region, go on a visit to the village of Malana. Located a few kilometres away from Kasol, Malana is a tiny hamlet inhabited by people living in self-imposed isolation. The people of Malana claim themselves to be Aryan descendants, as a result of which they avoid interaction with outsiders. The village has plenty of scenic sights, though, and is often called ‘Little Greece’.
Kasol is inhabited by a huge number of people from Israel, which is discernible from the plenteously available Israeli food, and the street signposts inscribed in Hebrew. Kasol has quite a few streetside cafes which serve delicious food, and the experience of sitting and enjoying a meal amidst the dark green forests and the awe-inspiring mountains make the meal even more enjoyable.
Time to visit
The best time to visit Kasol is from October to June

Transportation Methods:

  • The nearest flight link is Bhuntar Domestic Airport.
  • The nearest railway station is Pathankot.
  • HRTC operates regular bus services from Delhi, Haryana, and Punjab.
  • And other Himachal cities including Pathankot, Shimla, Kangra, Solan, & Dharamsala.

Popular places you can visit:

  1. Kheerganga Trek
  2. trekking in kasol
  3. Tosh
  4. Parvati river
  5. malana
  6. pin Parvati pass
  7. Sar Pass trek
  8. Manikaran Gurudwara
  9. Rasol
  10. Camping in Kasol

9) Kutch

Virtually an island that resembles the shape of a tortoise. Kutch is an erstwhile princely state of India holding onto its grandeur nature from the past. Kutch is one of the most beautiful, yet surreal places in India with the vast expanses of the white salt desert.  The place comes to life during the winters when the Rann Festival is held during December-February everywhere in which there are huge camp settlements with cultural programs, functions, and adventure activities like hot-air ballooning
Kutch is also among the largest district of India with a terribly low population density. Also, Kutch lies on the India-Pakistan border and you can see parts of Pakistan from Kutch. It is also famous for crafts and embroidery works, and Wild Ass Sanctuary. Bhuj is an ideal starting point to visit the Rann of Kutch. The beautiful beaches of Mandvi near Bhuj are also worth visiting during your trip to Kutch. Don’t miss to see the ancient town of Dholavira.

Time to visit

Time to visit is Novemeber to February

The best tourists attraction at kutch:

  • Great Rann Of Kutch – The Star Attraction
  • Kalo Dungar – The Black Hill
  • Topansar Lake – The Picnic Spot
  • Kandla Port – The Hub Of Commercial Activity
  • Mandvi Beach – Perfect For An Evening Stroll
  • Kutch Museum – A Few Pages Of History
  • Dholavira – A Historical Excavation Site

10) Kanatal

Kanatal lies in Uttarakhand, a very picturesque setting surrounded by mountains and rivers. It is mainly because near Mussoor ie lies the town of Kanatal, which is a popular tourist hotspot. Tourists flock to Mussoorie, and the town of Kanatal remains untouched. Here adventure spot offering endless opportunities to enjoy thrilling activities. You can also go for a walk through Kodia Jungle, which is a thick forest area about a kilometer away from Kanatal. By taking a ride through the jungle in a jeep, you can spot a few wild animals, and you can also see the Tehri Dam. The place is clubbed with one of the best camping experiences. Considered one of India’s best vacation destinations for all travelers, camping in Kanatal is one experience no one can skip.
Best time to go: April through June

How to get to

By air: The nearest airstrip to Kanatal is Jolly Grant Airport, located 92 km away.
By rail: Rishikesh railway station is the closest railhead to Kanatal, at a distance of 75 kms.

11) Assam 

Assamese is a northeastern Indian state situated south of the eastern Himalayas. River. Assam covers an area measuring 78,438 km2 (30,285 sq mi). The state is bordered to the north by Bhutan and Arunachal Pradesh. Also, it is one of the most populous subdivisions in the world. Assamese official language, followed by Bengali, the second most common language.
Assam is known for its tea Assam and silk Assam. The state was Asia’s first oil exploration site. Assam is home to one-horn Indian rhinoceros, wild water buffalo, pygmy hog, tiger. The Assamese economy is driven by wildlife tourism to Kaziranga National Park and, Manas National Park. National Park Dibru-Saikhowa is famed for its feral horses. Sal tree forests are found in the state which looks green all year round as a result of abundant rainfall. Assam receives more rainfall than most parts of India.

Stay set to get distracted by the Dibru Saikhowa National Park’s sceneries, and fauna. And this expedition to wildlife is not exactly the same as any jeep safari. During the months from November to April, activities such as jungle walk and boat ride are held. Cruise along the River Brahmaputra to see the animals in their most natural habitats.


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