179 Sacred and Religious Places in India

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Hedvi

Best Time: September-May

Hedvi is a little town situated close to the town of Guhanagar in the Konkan area of Maharashtra. On the off chance that you are searching for a disconnected spot away for a long end of the week but then remain near places of interest, your answer is Hedvi. A little bay of dark sand shoreline Hedvi is essentially far from everything, even cell phone inclusion yet is exceptionally near well-known goals like Ganpatipule Velneshwar and Guhagar. It is basic...

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Hyderabad

Best Time: September to March

Hyderabad as a city represents the gentle amalgamation of the old and new. This city is the epitome of grandeur and royalty. It has managed to flourish and grow all the while retaining the old world charm it is famous for. Perhaps it is this contrast of eventful bazaars, old mosques and posh high rise buildings and malls that makes this city so intriguing. The historical significance of this in the Indian cannot be described in words. From the iconic la...

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Srikalahasti

Best Time: July - February

Srikalahasti is referred to as the 'Kailash of South' and rightly so because it does have all the characteristics of being the Kailash down south. The main temple, the Srikalahastisvara Temple is pristine white and also has a beautiful hill alongside. To add to it, a small river named Swarna Mukhi flows through the city, quite analogous to the mighty Ganga. The place seems to be full of devotees, of Lord Vishnu and Shiv especially. This makes the atmosp...

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Kolhapur

Best Time: July- February

Kolhapur is a city in the state of Maharashtra and falls in the Kolhapur district. It is believed that the place was named after the demon Kolhasur, whose dying wish was to name the place where he was killed after him. Thus the name Kolhapur, ‘Pur’ means a city. Kolhapur experiences better climate than the other neighbouring cities. The temperature in summer ranges from 10⁰C to 38⁰C and during winter it is between 9⁰C to 32⁰C. This place is visited by a...

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Darang

Best Time: March-May

One can encounter the best of everything in Darang, from entrancing nature to a rich past and exceptional culture to legacy. The spot discovers its underlying foundations going back to the sixteenth century with a mention in the Mahabharata. One can observe relics of the past displayed everywhere. Aside from that, Darang is additionally known for its out-worldly viewpoint and is home to a few mainstream religious focuses including Bar Masjid, Satras, an...

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Haridwar

Best Time: April-August.

An eight year old or an eighty year old, Haridwar is a place where all, irrespective of their caste, creed, religion, status, age, gender or views, can feel the tranquility that touches the mind and the soul. Haridwar is a historic, medieval city in the Haridwar district of Uttarakhand, India. Regarded as one of the seven most holiest places of India, Sapta Puris, by the Hindus, it is one of the four sites where a drop of Amrit, the elixir of immortalit...

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Nathdwara

Best Time: September-February

The town of Nathdwada, which literally means “Gateway to Shrinathji”, is present in the state of Rajasthan, the land of forts and palaces, on the banks of the Banas River in the Rajsamand District. The main attraction of the town is the Shrinathji Temple, which is a temple of Krishna. The town has a steady supply of pilgrims every year and is considered as a sacred site by the Hindus. It is present at a distance of 48km north-east from the city of Udaip...

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Omkareshwar

Best Time: October to March

The beauty of this place lies in the way this small town is that the two valleys merge and giving way to the Narmada river to flow through. This gives the town the shape of an "Om". Omkareshwar derives its name from 'Omkara' which is another name for Lord Shiva. There are twelve Jyotirlingas across India and Omkareshwar is home for one of them. Thus making this place a famous destination for devotees and pilgrims.  There are two shrines laid here namel...

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Gangtok

Best Time: May to June

This hilltop town is the doorway to the dynamic life and culture in Sikkim. The winding roads here go up and down the hills connecting small towns running along the rocky valleys with streams. Starting with the ropeway in Gangtok to get a different perspective of the place, you can enjoy the brilliantly coloured monasteries, live and clean street markets later taking the adventure to the next level with a transforming trekking experience in the Kanchenj...

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Konark

Best Time: September-March.

On the Bay of Bengal coast lies an unexplored wonder of blessedness and divinity called Konark. A small town in the state of Odisha that offers its visitors serenity with a majestic tinge of exuberance. The name Konark literally means the sun, referring to the 13th century’s marvellous piece of architecture that is the sun temple; which is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Konark sojourns in the limelight for its magnificent monuments and triumphant te...

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Sikar

Best Time: October to March

Sikar is a city found in the midway connecting Agra and Bikaner on the National Highway 52, in the state of Rajasthan, India. Sikar is an ancient town housing several aged Havelis. Cautiously positioned in the protection of enormous walls with seven entry gates to the town, Sikar is a good getaway for strolling around and gaping at spectacular forts and temples constructed with finesse. The fortresses, mansions and Havelis built with fascinating skill a...

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Samalkot

Best Time: October- March

Samalkot, Situated in the East Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh, is a popular tourist destination for the devotees of Lord Shiv. Full of temples it is no less than a holy shrine for a lot of people. The atmosphere here is mostly religious, with the maximum people living here being devotees of Lord Shiv and Vishnu. The Best time to visit the place is during Maha Shivratri when people are at their best and thus the city is at its best. The entire city...

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Pathanamthitta

Best Time: December - February

Pathanamthitta, in southern Kerala, is a town inundated in otherworldliness and enchantment. Favored with a few old temples, it is prestigious as central headquarters of pilgrimage in Kerala as Sabarimala is located in the Pathanamthitta region. It is a place where there is immaculate excellence flooded with flawless streams, grand mountain ranges, and rambling coconut forests. Pathanamthitta is an unmistakable tourist magnet for its boat races, religio...

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Kailashahar

Best Time: From December to June

Once the royal capital of the Tripuran Kingdom, the footprints of history can be seen here. Other than its historic and cultural prestige, it is a well-known trekking destination that has tea estates spread all across the area. According to local folklore, King Jujhar Fa was a disciple of Lord Shiva and prayed to the Mahadev on the banks of river Mau and he was blessed by the Lord. It is believed to have been home to the Lord. This small municipal town ...

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Murudeshwar

Best Time: Oct - May

Mrududeshwar is a coastal town in Karnataka which is famous for Murudeshwar temple. Murudeshwar is another name for the Hindu god Shiva. It lies on Arabian Sea coast. Murudeshwar is a religious site which likewise fills in as the associating point for well known scuba jumping goal Netrani. Murudeshwar is home to the second tallest statue of Lord Shiva on the planet. With the shining Arabian Sea on three sides and the heavenly Western Ghats forcing their...

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Kanyakumari

Best Time: October - February

Being the southernmost tip of our Indian peninsula, Kanyakumari is renowned for its strategic location. It is at this location that the Bay of Bengal, the Indian Ocean as well as the Arabian Sea converge. Kanyakumari is the only place where you can relish in the beauty of sunset and sunrise in the water bodies in India. It witnesses flocks of tourists who come here for the spiritual position that this location retains. Hence, it has grown as a prime tou...

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Yamunotri

Best Time: September-November

Arranged in the midst of the Garhwal Himalayas, Yamunotri in the territory of Uttarakhand is normally presented with bounteous magnificence and appeal. At a drifting height of 3293 meters, Yamunotri lies nearby the Indo-Chinese fringe and is enclosed by the grandiose crests on all sides. One of the holiest focuses on the Hindu pantheon, this hallowed dwelling place is the Asti muni brag of such a significant number of unparallel vistas of nature. Exceed...

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Rameswaram

Best Time: October- April

Rameswaram is a city in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is located in the district of Ramanathapuram district. The city is on the Pamban Island, in the Gulf of Mannar, located at the tip of the Indian Peninsula. It is separated from the land of India by the Pamban channel and the Pamban Bridge and is at a distance of around 40 km from Sri Lanka. It is a part of the Char Dham pilgrimage in India and is one of the holiest places in India for Hindus. It has a ...

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Kurukshetra

Best Time: September to March

There are some trips which are meant not just to entertain oneself or to break the monotony of daily life rather they are meant to be one with the true history of India, swamped oneself into the cultures of past and get an insight into the beginning of something great. Kurukshetra, a city in the state of Haryana is counted among one of the greatest pilgrimage sites. The place is located around 170km north from Delhi and has an elevation of 258 meters he...

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Khammam

Best Time: October to March

Found on the banks of River Munneru, a tributary of Krishna River, Khammam is one of the best tourist destinations in the state of Telangana. Khammam acquired its title from 'Stambadri', a mountain on which an antiquated Narasimha temple is constructed. Stambadri was summoned Kambam Mettu, which was subsequently changed to Khammam. Khammam district is recognised for its natural sources like coal and iron ore. It is furthermore renowned for its natural c...

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Thanjavur

Best Time: October- March

Thanjavur also pronounced as Thanjai and Tanjore is a district in Tamil Nadu, It is about 5  hours away from Chennai.Thanjavur is a city of Temples, it is also one of the most important place of the South Indian religion art, heritage and architecture of South India.The place attracts devotees from all over India and even foreigners have also marked Thanjavur as a point of interest, some of the Amazing living Chola temples which are monuments of UNESCO ...

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Nagapattinam

Best Time: October-March

With a beautiful stretch of sandy beach, the Bay of Bengal invites you, as you enter Nagapattinam. An area central command and a key town of Tamil Nadu, Nagapattinam has developed as a conspicuous travel goal of South India in the ongoing past. Nagapattinam is acclaimed for its rich history and culture. It is additionally renowned for its harbours which are probably the best in the nation. The town additionally pulls in a few explorers who come to offer...

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Jhunjhunu

Best Time: October-March

An antiquated town in the province of Rajasthan, Jhunjhunu is a standout amongst the most dynamic areas of the desert state. The empty havelis deliberately engraved design which the landmarks gladly put to a travellers' presentation, everything has stories to intrigue voyagers and exceptional history devotees. It is one of the most seasoned chronicled focuses in recent hundreds of years. One can locate a fine culture of the two Hindus and Muslim as this...

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Mcleodganj

Best Time: October - June

Mcleod Ganj is popularly known as Little Lhasa because of its beautiful valleys and mountain ranges. Being a residence of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, McLeod Ganj has a large population of Tibetans. It is located in the suburbs of Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh, three kilometres north of Dharamshala. The Tibetan government-in-exile is based in between at Gangchen Kyishon. With a large range of engaging activities, McLeod has become one of the ...

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Rishikesh

Best Time: The best time to visit Rishikesh for River Rafting is from late September - October to mid-November, and the best time to visit Rishikesh is from early March - April to the first week of May.

One of the most beautiful and spiritual places in the country, Rishikesh is situated in the foothills of Himalayan ranges in North India. Known to be the Gateway to Garhwal Himalayas, with mesmerizing views to the Himalayan ranges, Rishikesh is situated in the convergence of the holy Ganga and Chandrabhaga rivers. A journey to the Himalayas is one of the most refreshing and rejuvenating experiences and a visit to Rishikesh is sought out to be a soul see...

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Srirangapatna

Best Time: October- March

Srirangapatna is a town in Karnataka. It is located in the Mandya district. It is an island town and is surrounded by the river Kaveri. The monuments of this place are nominated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The place derives its name from the well known Ranganathaswamy Temple and this place is an important place of pilgrimage for the Vaishnavites. Some of the places of interest in this place are Sri Rangnathaswamy Temple, Daria Daulat Bagh, Tupu Sul...

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Hastinapur

Best Time: November-February

Falling under the Meerut district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, standing at an elevation of 2720 meters, there lies one of the most beautiful cities, called Hastinapur. It is situated at about 123 km away from the capital of India, Delhi. In the Jain scripts, this city has been described as the capital of the kingdom Kuru, during the time of the Mahabharata. After defeating Kauravas, Pandavas ruled the city for over 36 years until the beginning of Kali...

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Nalbari

Best Time: October to February

Nalbari is a tiny town in Nalbari district in the state of Assam. Nalbari town is the headquarters of Nalbari District. The town is one of many towns comprised under recommended as 'State Capital Region'. The place is an excellent getaway to traverse the welcoming nature and its magic with its enormous Paddy ranges and thick woods, Nalbari will give you memories to cherish later. With Indo-Bhutan border tracing the northern border of the district while ...

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Amritsar

Best Time: October to March

Amritsar, literally a Pool of Nectar, derives its name from Amrit Sarovar, the holy tank that surrounds the splendid Golden Temple. Guru Ramdas, the fourth Guru of the Sikh faith, founded Amritsar in 1579. The 400-year-old city of Amritsar is the most important seat of Sikh history and culture. One of the most poignant memorials of free India, Jallianwala Bagh is also located in the city. The Wagah Border, one of the most celebrated and until 1999 the o...

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Mahabalipuram

Best Time: November to February

Mahabalipuram (also known as Mamallapuram) is a small town along the Coromandel coast of The Bay of Bengal. Mahabalipuram can be visited throughout the year. It is famous for its archeological heritage and beaches. The shore temple of Mahabalipuram has been included in Heritage Project of UNESCO. Mahabalipuram is 65km from Chennai and can be reached in an hour via Each Coast Road (ECR).

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Kannur

Best Time: January-March

Kannur is one among the northernmost areas in the southwestern province of Kerala in India. The old name 'Cannanore' is the anglicized type of the Malayalam word Kannur. Kannur may have got its name from one of the Hindu god, Kannan, and Ur which symbolizes place, making it the place of Lord Krishna. The god of the Katalayi Sreekrishna temple was before located in a sanctum at Katalayi Kotta in the southeastern part of the Kannur town. With the Western ...

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Tirunelveli

Best Time: October to February 

A jewel located amidst a number of small towns is the big city of Tirunelveli on the western banks of Thamirabarani River. It is perfect amalgamation of scenic beauty, majestic waterfalls, pious temples to begin with. It is most definitely not your regular temple town, it is an ideal tourist destination and a complete package when it comes to catering people’s vacation needs. The numerous mesmerising waterfalls in this city are hard to miss.   The cit...

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Joshimath

Best Time: April-November

Joshimath or Jyootirmath is a small town in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand which will leave the tourists spellbound forever. Despite it being small in size, it carries huge significance, as it is the home to great Lord Badrinath during the winters when the holy temple of Badrinath remains closed. It is a highly revered and respected Hindu pilgrimage site and also considered to be visited at least once in every Hindu's life. Not just the temple of B...

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Thrissur

Best Time: October-May

Kerala is known for its natural beauty and considered as a paradise on earth. But the best place to get a glimpse of the state’s blend of architecture with culture, one has to visit Thrissur. Surrounded by innumerable temples, beaches, and hillocks, Thrissur is located right in the heart of Kerala. Known as the cultural capital of the state it is a beautiful district that celebrates the famous Onam festival and Thrissur Pooram festival in the renowned V...

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Chitrakoot

Best Time: March-July

Flaunting an otherworldly heritage that not many urban areas in India can coordinate, Chitrakoot is known to be of incredible religious and mythological significance. Chitrakoot is a captivating spot situated in the Satna region of Madhya Pradesh, India. The city falls in the northern Vindhya Range of mountains, spread over the states of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh. Chitrakoot is a spot with various slopes and a large portion of these hills have ma...

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Tranquebar

Best Time: November-March

The town Tranquebar was formerly known as Tharangambadi, which literally means land of the singing waves. It is located in Tamil Nadu in a district named Nagapattinam in the Coromadel Coast. It is a small town with a population of 23,191 and it’s official language is Tamil. The place has a very rich history and has not been disturbed by the passage of time. The town has a population with a mixture of Danish, German, British and French colonies. Tranqueb...

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Bhadrachalam

Best Time: October to March

India, the land of Gods and Goddess, cultural diversity and grandeur, is home to a town called Bhadrachalam. A town of extreme importance in the Hindu mythology known for its many temples dedicated to Lord Rama. It is famous pilgrimage spot, situated on the banks of majestic Godavari River, in the southern part of Telangana.  Thousands of devotees from all across the globe visit this pace to relive instances from the Hindu holy book, Ramayana. Away fro...

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Barpeta

Best Time: October to January

Barpeta is one of the most significant towns located in Western Assam. Approximately 90 kilometres north-west of Guwahati Barpeta is a majestic town well-liked by travellers. Barpeta means 'land of big ponds' and as the name suggests, in the early days of Barpeta, the spot was chock-full of such ponds. In the Traditional map of Assam, the place is marked as the 'Land of the Satras'. These Satras carry the attestation of the prominent Assamese reformer, ...

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Machelipatnam

Best Time: April-June

The port town of Machelipatnam settled on the banks of River Krishna is a standout amongst the most well-known vacation destinations of South India. Saturated with rich recorded past, the town still mirrors the impression of a few remote trespassers in the nation. Truth be told, Machelipatnam is accepted to be one of the main pioneer settlements of the British along Coromondal Coast in Indian Subcontinent. Once filled in as a conspicuous port town, it l...

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Davanagere

Best Time: October-March

Situated in the core of the state of Karnataka, Davangere lies on National Highway 4, which is also connected with all the neighboring cities. Legends have it that the city of Davanagere or Davangere was established when one of the Chalukya rulers made a pitstop here while on his voyage. The area came to be known as Danivina Kere signifying "lake for the parched people". Afterward, the name changed into Davanagere. Be that as it may, there are no lake o...

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Velankanni

Best Time: October-March

Velankanni is located in the coast of Bay of Bengal, at the state of Tamil Nadu. It is a small quaint little peaceful town, famous as a Roman Catholic pilgrimage place. Millions of devotees from India and abroad every year come here to get the blessing of “Mother Mary” on the shrine of ‘Our Lady of Good health’. The splendid church is an example of French Architecture in Gothic Style and said to be an inspiration from the Lourdes in France. The beautifu...

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Jammu

Best Time: March to October

The snow- capped mountains, mesmerizing scenery,  the aromas of pahadi cuisines and spices, the multi-coloured flag and the ancient glorious shrines, the city of Jammu is rightly known as both the Winter Capital of the state and the City of Temples. Situated on the banks of the Tawi River and the foothills of the Himalayas, Jammu is also called as the Gateway to Kashmir. It is nestled against the backdrop of the snow-capped Pir Panjal Mountains, the reg...

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Lamayuru

Best Time: April-June

Lamayuru is a serene little village, which falls in the Khalsi tehsil of Leh district in Jammu & Kashmir, India. Housing one of the largest monasteries of Ladakh, Lamayuru is a peace-seeking destination of Indian tourism. Although famous for its Buddhist Monastery, Lamayuru also has a breathtaking landscape that is carved in the mountains in the shape of the moon. Legends say that once it had a large lake, that dried up in few decades and left the s...

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Tungnath

Best Time: April-November

It is an old heavenly town that has a history of over 1000 years of age and is famous among explorers and adventure enthusiasts. It contains Alaknanda and Mandakini waterway valleys or 'Lord of Peaks' as they are alluded to. Famous as one of the Panch Kedars, this rough territory brags of the obeisance of Lord Shiva, the destroyer. Located at a height of 3680 m on the Chandranath Mountain, Tungnath is a significant Hindu pilgrimage site that is devoted ...

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Gandhinagar

Best Time: October-March

Located on the western bank of Sabarmati lies the cleanest city in Asia, Gandhinagar. It is the administrative capital of Gujrat and is the second planned city of India after Chandigarh. The beauty of this city, it is divided into thirty sectors, each sector having its own shopping and healthcare centre, primary school, community centre, government and private housing. With so many places to visit and being a city with a rich history, Gandhinagar has al...

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Anand

Best Time: October to March

The Milk capital of India, Anand is one of the most important states of Gujarat. With a different kind of set up, which is semi-urban and semi-rural, it provides a very different kind of experience. A lot of other tourist places are either famous for their natural beauty, historical importance, or utmost cultural experiences, but Anand is famous for an industry which brought it on the economic map of India and marked it important. Thus, it would not be ...

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Bodh Gaya

Best Time: October - February

Bodhgaya, which is the most important Buddhist pilgrimage site is located along the banks of Neranjana river in Bihar. Gautama Buddha attained enlightenment under the Bodhi Tree here. Pilgrims from all around the world visit this village throughout the year. The popular attractions here are the Mahabodhi Temple and the Bodhi Tree. The temple is located near the Mahabodhi tree. Bodh Gaya is one of the UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Uttarkashi

Best Time: March to November

One of the most important pilgrimage sites for Hindus, Uttarkashi is a serene and picturesque town tucked into the hilly regions of Uttarakhand. Being one of the most visited pilgrimage sites in the country, Uttarkashi gives you an out of the world spiritual experience. Home to two of the four Shrines of Hindu mythology, amidst picturesque landscapes, spiritual heritage and ancient glow, Uttarkashi is one of the most revered destinations in the country....

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Somnath

Best Time: October-March

In the Shivapurana and the Nandi Upapurana, Lord Shiva is cited as saying, 'I am omnipresent, however, I am particularly in twelve forms and places.' These spots are known as jyotirlingas, and Somnath is the first to be found on the planet. Situated in Gujarat, Somnath gets its name from its acclaimed Somnath Temple, Somnath meaning The Lord of Moon God. Basically a temple town, Somnath is where a solid aroma of religion and legends waits around the tra...

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Tuticorin

Best Time: December-March

Tuticorin, officially known as Thoothukudi is a port and industrial city in the district of Thoothukudi in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. The beautiful city lies on the coast of Coromandel of Bay of Bengal and is a popular tourist place, mostly among marine lovers. This amazing coastal town which is said to have the busiest ports also serves to have wildlife sanctuaries, family parks, sandy beaches, numerous temples and churches, and monumental sites. ...

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Chittoor

Best Time: September-February.

Need some time to unwind yourself? Seek guidance? Get a bit relaxed and get lost in natural bounties? Well, Chittoor for sure is the answer for you. It is without a doubt one of the holiest and sacred sites of India. Every year thousands of tourists visit Chittoor to get immersed in its flavors. It boasts of having one of the most revered holy sites- Tirupati Balaji. With the Balaji temple itself, it attracts lakhs of devotees annually. It has some of t...

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Ranakpur

Best Time: October - February

Ranakpur – a quiet town in the Pali locale of Rajasthan is a devout spot for the Jains. Being a significant spot for the journey, Ranakpur is home to probably the most wonderful and respected temples of western India. It is a remote valley in the Aravalli Ranges, located 96 km from the popular city of Udaipur. The Sun Temple, otherwise called the Surya Narayan Temple, devoted to Lord Sun, is very prevalent among the visitors visiting Ranakpur. Voyagers ...

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Bhimashankar

Best Time: November-February

Bhimashankar, a place situated in the Ghat district of Sahyadri slopes of Maharashtra is home to one of the 12 jyotirlinga temples in India. This location is a destination wrapped in the serene nature and loathed with the richness and purity of religious pilgrims. Bhimashankar hill station stands high on the raised stature of 3200ft above ocean level and located amidst the sylvan forest and thick foliage of trees. Adjacent to this luxuriously natural pl...

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Bageshwar

Best Time: September-February

Named after a folklore on Lord Shiva who visited this place in the form of a Tiger, Bageshwar is your one-stop for absolute exploration of culture, adventure and nature. Located at the eastern region of Kumaon in Uttarakhand, it is situated at an elevation of 1004 metres bedecked on the confluence of Gomati and Saryu Rivers. Bageshwar is a paradise for nature lovers attracting tourist from all over the world. The place is surrounded with breathtaking sc...

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Allahabad

Best Time: January - March

A city of many dimensions is what befits a description of Allahabad. In addition to being a major pilgrimage centre, the city has played an important part in the formation of modern India. Hindu mythology states that Lord Brahma, the creator god, chose a land for 'Prakrishta Yajna'. This land, at the confluence of three holy rivers - Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati, blessed by gods, came to be known as 'Prayag' or 'Allahabad'. Foreseeing the sanctity of the...

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Bardhaman

Best Time: November to March 

Bardhaman is a city and a municipality located in the state of West Bengal, India.  It is the biggest agricultural hub in the state, placed in what has been traditionally termed the "granary of Bengal". It is an influential transportation focus with railway and highway connections all nearby. Since freedom, it has developed as a leading learning centre as well. It is the headquarters of the Purba Bardhaman district, having grown as a district capital th...

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Ganapatipule

Best Time: November - February

Ganpatipule is a beautiful enchanting beach along the Konkan coast of Maharashtra. The village is known for the Ganapati Temple which is at least 400 years old. Ganapatipule attracts pilgrims as well as tourists from all parts of the country. It is often combined with a trip to nearby destinations such as Goa and Ratnagiri.

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Midnapore

Best Time: October- February

Midnapore, locally known as Medinipur, is a town in the state of West Bengal. The place is situated on the banks of Kangsabati River and falls in the Pashcim Medinipur district. During summers, the place experiences extremely high temperatures and winters more pleasurable months.  There are a number of popular institutions in the area like the Oriental Institute of Science and Technology, Midnapore Medical College, Midnapore Law College etc. Water is ho...

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Badami

Best Time: July-March

Situated in the Bagalkot area of North Karnataka in India, Badami was some time ago called Vatapi. Badami Chalukyas had this spot as its capital between 540 AD and 757 AD. This spot is very famous for its cavern sanctuaries that are made of sandstone rocks which encompass the Agastya Lake. Three amongst the four cavern temples are devoted to divinities of Hinduism and one temple is committed to Jainism. Stone worked stairs inside, interfaces these caver...

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Ayodhya

Best Time: October-December

Ayodhya is situated in the heart of the province of Uttar Pradesh, in the northern region of India. It is a part of the extraordinary northern plains and is situated on the south bank of river Saryu. Being the origin of Lord Rama, Ayodhya is mentioned in legends and stories including the epic Ramayana and was known Saket in ancient times. Hinduism isn't the main religion that thrived here, Jainism, Buddhism, and Islam prospered here too and their influe...

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Ozar

Best Time: July - September

Ozar is a small place in Nasik District, in the territory of Maharashtra. It is well known for the Vigneshwara Temple, worked out of appreciation for Lord Ganesha. The temple is 100 km from Pune, while in transit to Nasik. Known as Ozarcha Shri Vigneshwara, the temple is a noticeable piece of the eight Asthavinayak Shrines dispersed everywhere throughout the territory of Maharashtra. Maharashtra is viewed as the home of the biggest number of temples com...

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Jageshwar

Best Time: April-July

Jageshwar is a community in Uttarakhand resembles a town carved wonderfully for temples. The greatest temple out of a ton of the 124 temples here, is the one that is the most visited, the Jageshwar Mahadev Temple is located on the Jata Ganga Valley. A portion of the primary temples is the Dandeshwar Temple, Surya Temple, Kuber Temple, Chandi ka Temple, Mritunjaya Temple, Nanda Devi Temple, and the Kuber Temple. The Dandeshwar Temple is the greatest of t...

Jageshwar Travel Guide
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Gokarna

Best Time: Throughout the year except monsoons

A sleepy Brahmin Temple Town, blessed with serene beaches, Gokarna is a mixed bag of religious rendezvou and a hippie abode. Attracting thousands of national and international tourists, both piligrims and backpackers, Gokarna is dream destination for so many different reasons.  On the western coast of India in the Kumta taluk of Northern Karnataka region, Gokarna is the new and emerging favourite in beach towns. Open beaches, undiscovered caves, mesmer...

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Nasik

Best Time: October to February is the best time to visit Nashik. 

Nashik has been regarded as one of the most important cities of Northern Maharashtra. Though situated at 200 kms from Bombay, Nashik has its own cultural, mythological and historical importance. A hub to Hinduism and it's cultures this place holds a great number of temples but along with temples it is known for the variety of Wines produced. There are 100s of vineyards and recently the Moet Hennessy set their sixth winery outside France in Nashik. Even ...

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Dispur

Best Time: March-June  

Dispur is a town in Guwahati just as well as the capital city of the Indian territory of Assam. In the year 1973, Dispur was authoritatively proclaimed as the capital city after subdivision of Assam that was brought forth from Meghalaya. This modest town remains in the midst of the littlest capitals on the planet and is known as a famous traveller goal. Specked with a few Hindu temples, one can observe the particular culture of the state. Dispur is addi...

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Shivagange

Best Time: Monday to Sunday 6:00 am - 7:00 pm

  Shivagange is a mountain top with tallness of 1368 meters and Hindu journey focus situated close Dobbaspet, in Bangalore Rural region India. It is arranged 20 km from the town of Tumkur and 54 km from Bangalore. The hallowed mountain is formed as a shivalinga and a spring streams close privately called "Ganga", This place is having different temples, for example, Gangadhareshwara temple, Sri Honnadevi Temple, Olakal Teertha, Nandi Statue, Pat...

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Aihole

Best Time: October - March

Glory and gore go together and so proves the legend of a village in Karnataka. Stories claim that Lord Parshuram, after honurably avenging the death of his father, came to the river Malaprabha to wash his blood-stained axe. As he washed his axe, the river turned red due to the colour of blood and a passer-by woman saw this. In terror, she screamed "Ayyo, hole!" in Kannada, which means "Oh, dear, blood!" and hence the village was called - "Aihole" Once ...

Aihole Travel Guide
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Deoghar

Best Time: October to March

This pilgrim city is called 'Deo'-'Ghar', The Adobe of God for housing the Baidyanathdham temple, one of the twelve Jyotirlingas in India. Tourists from around the world flock to this sacred place every year to be in the humbling presence of Lord Shiva and also to witness the traditional customs and culture that is unveiled here. The pilgrimage does not end in Bidyanathdham, a number of temples in different forms and shapes for different deities can be ...

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Chaukori

Best Time: April to June

Chaukori is a hill station in the Pithoragarh district placed amidst the towering zeniths of the western Himalayan Range in the Kumaon Division of Uttarakhand, India. To its north is Tibet and to its south is Terai. The colourful hill station of Chaukori is one such area where the fantasists can set their visions into actuality. Beset by the imperial Himalayas and the lush groves, Chaukori is loved for it's in the majestic proximity of the Himalayas for...

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Anantnag

Best Time: May-October

Anantnag is a standout amongst the most excellent regions of the Kashmir Valley, with spouting streams and sights and sounds that make Kashmir the paradise that it genuinely is. It is a result of its reviving atmosphere, the motivating glory, its elevated mountains, the pleasant progression of sweet waters of its springs and streams, rich soil, fragrant blooms, and heavenly natural products that the region has come to be synonymous with significance. An...

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Thiruvannamalai

Best Time: October-March  

A recognized pilgrimage spot and holiday region in the locale of Tamil Nadu, Thiruvannamalai is one of the oldest city that has been related with numerous Yogis and Siddhars in the prevailing course of time. Thiruvannamalai has turned into a worldwide focal point, concentrated by mysticism and pilgrims. Thiruvannamalai is a standout amongst the most loved places in Tamil Nadu. In the past, the word "Annamalai" implied a 'difficult to reach' path to the ...

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Rajahamundry

Best Time: October-March

Positioned amongst the most established urban communities in the Indian subcontinent, Rajahamundry is an excellent city situated on the banks of the Godavari River. The city, which is known as the Cultural capital of Andhra Pradesh, is likewise alluded to as the 'Conceived City', called in light of the fact that artist Nannayya gave the concept of Telugu to make it a language. Nannayya, the principal Telugu artist, was conceived in this city. It was rul...

Rajahamundry Travel Guide
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Lepakshi

Best Time: November-March

Lepakshi is a quaint little village situated in Anantapur District of Andhra Pradesh. Build during the reign of Vijayanagara Kings’ Period, the village has a significant archaeological and cultural heritage in its surrounding. The village is blessed with shrines, dedicated to Hindu God’s Vishnu, Shiva, and Veerabhadra. The temples have spectacular craftsmanship with mural paintings made of natural colors showing Kannada and Vijayanagara inscriptions. Th...

Lepakshi Travel Guide
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Puttaparthi

Best Time: September-February.

The blessed house of the spurious figure, Sathya Sai Baba, Puttaparthi is a town which returns you to the times of ashrams and the methods for living in those occasions with an equivalent impact of the present. A small town in Andhra Pradesh, Puttaparthi has increased worldwide acclaim as a focal point of religious brightness. It is a town which offers current methodologies of religion, settlements and even urbanization, being a remarkable town with mod...

Puttaparthi Travel Guide
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Kukke Subramanya

Best Time: October-March

Kukke Subrahmanya is a town situated in the Sullia Taluk of southern Karnataka. The town is arranged on the banks of the Kumaradhara River. Kukke Subrahmanya is a famous goal of religious significance with a few sanctuaries situated in the district devoted to various divine beings. The principal sanctuary situated here is of Subrahmanya that is committed to the Snake God Vasuki and Lord Subrahmanya. Guests need to cross the stream of Kumaradhara to achi...

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Mantralayam

Best Time: October-March.

Mantralayam is a heavenly town located 74 km from Kurnool region in Andhra Pradesh and 250 km from its state capital, Hyderabad. It is situated close to the fringe of Karnataka and on the banks of the waterway Tungabhadra. Mantralayam is known for Sri Guru Raghavendra Swami, a holy person who went into a samadhi alive before his pupils in the seventeenth century. He was a Madhwa holy person who is viewed as a rebirth of Prahlada who was a daitya ruler w...

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Srisailam

Best Time: October to February

Srisailam is a holy town of Lord Shiva on the banks of River Krishna in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh. It is located in the Nallamala forest and is nearly 212 km from Hyderabad at 1354 ft above sea level. It is one of the twelve and second Jyotirlinga temples in India. Also, it is one of the most important pilgrimage centers of Lord Shiva. Srisailam is the only place in India where both a Jyotirlinga temple and a Shakti Pitham is in the same temple...

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Puri

Best Time: October to February

Puri is one of the holiest pilgrimage towns in India. One would know it better when called as Jagannath Puri. The Lord of the Universe is housed here and is honored as the spiritual city. It is one of the Char dhams (“four abodes”) which includes Badrinath, Dwarka, and Rameswaram. It lies in the coastal strip on Orissa, which is 60 km from the city of Bhubaneshwar. The city of Puri is known for the divinity, magnificent architecture and for its historic...

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Baripada

Best Time: November-February

Baripada is a vital part of the Mayurbhanja region of Odisha and is honoured with a glorious natural magnificence. It is likewise the business focus of the region and furthermore a well-known traveller goal. The city is encompassed with plenty of vacation destinations that incorporate regular sights, recorded landmarks, religious spots and a few other tourist spots. The Similipal Sanctuary and National Park is a standout amongst the most loved destinati...

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Kottayam

Best Time: August-March

Kottayam is an old town situated on a hilltop flanked with the enticing Western Ghats on east and green paddy fields and thrilling Vembanad Lake on the west. The various estates of rubber, coconut, palm, spices, and the verdure make for rich green scenes that are absolutely shocking. Every one of these variables, besides it being strikingly excellent, making it as one of the most visited destinations in Kerala. Kottayam is an antiquated city of Kerala w...

Kottayam Travel Guide
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Haldia

Best Time: October-December

Haldia is a city in the Indian state of West Bengal. It falls in the Purba Medinipur district. The place has a major river port and an industrial belt and is located at a distance of around 125 km from the capital city of Kolkata. The city is bordered by the Hooghly River, one of the distributaries of River Ganga. The city is not visited a large number of tourists as most of them are drawn towards the capital city of Kolkata, however, with a large numbe...

Haldia Travel Guide
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Kumaon

Best Time: March-June

Kumaon is a stunning region stretching out from the northern finishes of Uttarakhand up to Tibet. Favoured with copious characteristic excellence, biodiversity, completely clear lakes, and snow-clad mountains, there are various tourist points in Kumaon that draw a great many visitors yearly. While most hill stations are flanked by a wide range of conifers and hung in the clothing of green, Kumaon changes its jacket of sprouts a few times each year. With...

Kumaon Travel Guide
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Mount Abu

Best Time: November to February

The magnificent hill station tucked into the beautiful Aravalli Ranges in Rajasthan, Mount Abu is an oasis amidst the arid desert. Located at a distance of 80 kms from Sirohi village in Rajasthan the mountain forms a distinct rocky plateau. The highest peak in the mountain, Guru Shikhar, is at an altitude of 1722m above the sea level. This is the only hill station in Rajasthan surrounded by lush green forests of pine and deodar, home to beautiful lakes ...

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Marigaon

Best Time: October-February

Enticed by the glorious pinnacles of Indian Himalayas, Morigaon is a quiet and tranquil goal in Assam and it is encompassed by welcoming touristy spots. Some touring in Morigaon should be possible by tourist in spots like wildlife sanctuaries and temples, one can likewise investigate the special fishes in Asia's biggest dry fish market that can be found in Morigaon. The River Brahmaputra denotes the northern limits of the area and west offers seeing sno...

Marigaon Travel Guide
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Mukteshwar

Best Time: October to June

Taking you a step closer to the Himalayas, this quaint little town in Nainital, Uttarakhand, is the dreamiest of places. Mukteshwar sits high at the Kumaon Hills offering you a breathtaking view of the Himalayan ranges. This sleepy town with its unspoiled beauty bears the Nanda Devi which is India's second-highest peak. There may not be many places to visit in Mukteshwar but one can always appreciate the surroundings that are lush with orchards of plum...

Mukteshwar Travel Guide
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Vindhyachal

Best Time: October-March

Vindhyachal is a journey site, situated on the banks of River Ganges. It is arranged in Mirzapur District, in Uttar Pradesh. The Indian Standard Time (IST) line goes by the Vindhyachal Railway Station. It has fanciful criticalness as it is accepted to be the dwelling place of Goddess Durga, which is referenced in the Epics and sacred texts. Local people trust that the destination ended up to be her home after she picked up domination over Mahishasura, w...

Vindhyachal Travel Guide
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Kanchipuram

Best Time: From March to October.

Positioned at 80 kilometers southwest of Chennai is the Land of thousand temples Kanchipuram. It is located in the Tondaimandalam region of Tamilnadu. Kanchipuram is divided into Shiva Kanchi and Vishnu Kanchi based on the temples found in the area. Also known as Kanchi, it is one of the seven tirtha kshetras of Vaishnavism other than being a famous religious centre for Hindus.It has a very colored history with a plethora of empires and dyna...

Kanchipuram Travel Guide
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Bikaner

Best Time: October-March

Bikaner is a north Indian state of Rajasthan, which is situated east of the border with Pakistan. It's encompassed by the Thar Desert. The city will enchant you with the camels rambling in its stunning sand dunes and enthral you with its antiquated castles and fortresses. Appropriately designated as one of the three prominent sand areas of Rajasthan, the dazzling city brags of timeless grace, luxuriant Havelis and represents a gratifying olden age of th...

Bikaner Travel Guide
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Guptakashi

Best Time: March-June, October-November

Guptakashi is a holy town of temples that is situated in the way to the Kedarnath. It enjoys the picturesque scenery of the snow-secured pinnacles of Chaukhamba and appreciates a pleasant climate consistently. Guptakashi is situated in the Northern Himalayan belt inside the Mandakini waterway valley, which has rich green timberlands. Various streams and rivulets channel into the principle Mandakini River. It is known for its old Vishwanath Temple commit...

Guptakashi Travel Guide
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Ujjain

Best Time: October-March    

Ujjain, viewed as one of the holiest urban places of India, is an antiquated city arranged on the eastern bank of the Shipra River in the Malwa locale. Ujjain is one of the four destinations for the Kumbh Mela, the biggest harmony assembling in the country that pulls in 100 million individuals to the celebration. This makes Ujjain a locale of high religious centrality for the Hindus. To add to that, it is likewise home to the Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga, ...

Ujjain Travel Guide
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Dwarka

Best Time: October to March.

Ever wondered what it would be like to be in the abode of God? Well, you will know when you visit the sacred city of Dwarka. The aroma of incense sticks, the ringing of the temple bells, the tranquality of the rivers and the very many mytical tales to be heard, Dwarka city offers you all this and more. Dwarka, the mesmerizing kingdom of Lord Krishna, is located in the state of Gujarat, in northwestern India. It is one of the top-most Chardhams (four se...

Dwarka Travel Guide
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Ponnani

Best Time: December-April

Ponnani, a town of various mosques, is the tiniest taluk in the Malappuram locale of Kerala. It is a community encompassed by the Arabian Sea on the west and is a significant angling focus. Ponnani has the main tidal port situated at the mouth of the Bharathapuzha River and this has, thus, added to the exchange and economy of the Malabar district. The populace here is a decent blend of Hindus and Muslims. Ponnani is called as the little 'Makkah' of Sout...

Ponnani Travel Guide
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Maheshwar

Best Time: October-March

Arranged on the banks of the river Narmada, Maheshwar advances to both, the explorer as well as the vacationer in you. The town has a fortune trove of wonderful sanctuaries that quiet the spirit, close by man-made manifestations that please the eyes. Far from the ghats and noteworthy structures, Maheshwar's vivid avenues show some splendidly painted wooden houses with overhanging galleries. Maheshwar is an enthralling spot that packs a great deal of pun...

Maheshwar Travel Guide
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Tiruchi

Best Time: November-February

Broadly known as Trichy, Tiruchi is a city in the province of Tamil Nadu, in Southern India. It is one of the most established occupied places in the state. Various domains have led over the area with every realm leaving behind its very own heritage. This has brought about the city being presented with rich social legacy and custom. Inside the city, one will see magnificent authentic historical sites and structures. Trichy enchants you with not just the...

Tiruchi Travel Guide
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Kundapur

Best Time: October-March

Socially rich, a fortune trove of entrancing nature, and environ of otherworldliness characterize this sanctuary town of Kundapur, the best. Lying on the western coast, the town is flanked by water bodies on three sides, for example, Panchgangavalli River in the north, Kalaghar River in the east and Arabian ocean and pleasant Kodi backwaters in the west. Getting its name from Kundeshvara sanctuary, the town of Kundapur claims a rich and wonderful past. ...

Kundapur Travel Guide
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Guruvayur

Best Time: October-February

Checked amongst the best journey goals in Kerala, Guruvayur is home to the fourth biggest temple in India. This flourishing township in the heart of Thrissur is wealthy in regular excellence and encases some magnificently assembled temple and architectures that are celebrated over the globe. An insignificant visit to Guruvayur can total your look for otherworldliness and give your get-away a significance. Guruvayur is generally renowned for Sree Krishna...

Guruvayur Travel Guide
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Kutrallam (Courtallam)

Best Time: November to February

Courtallam or Kuttalam is a small town discovered at a height of 160 m on the Western Ghats in Tirunelveli District in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. Popular for its waterfalls Kutrallam remains thronged by tourists on the weekends. If you too are looking for a place to reconnect with nature then Kutrallam is a perfect getaway for you. The town is seldom referred to as 'Spa of South' since it is gifted with the natural beauty of falls which have medici...

Kutrallam (Courtallam) Travel Guide
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Vizianagaram

Best Time: November-March

Lying near the coastline of Bay of Bengal other than the charming Eastern Ghats, Vizianagaram is a city favored with beautiful vistas, the otherworldliness of spirituality and rich social legacy. Getting its name from the royal territory of Vizianagaram, the name in Telugu signifies 'City of Victory'. Soaks with a radiant past, the district is known to be firmly connected with the rich history of Kalinga. The place where there is the city has additional...

Vizianagaram Travel Guide
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Sravanabelagola

Best Time: October to April

Sravanabelagola is famous for its Jain temple. Shravanabelagola is a holy place for Jains. Their Guru is residing here in a Mutt. There is a Sanskrit Patashala to study Sanskrit and Shastras.

Sravanabelagola Travel Guide
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Navadvipa

Best Time: November-February  

Nabadwip literally means nine islands and is an eastern town in the province of West Bengal and is near Bangladesh. Nabadwip, more than being celebrated as a traveler’s destination, is known for its various religious campaigns. The islands are fixated on Antardvipa and resemble an eight-petal lotus blossom. It is additionally acclaimed as a temple town with around 185 temples in the region. It is where Shaiva, Vaishnava and Buddhist religions combine to...

Navadvipa Travel Guide
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Varanasi

Best Time: October to March

Known to be the spiritual capital of India, Varanasi is one of the most popular pilgrimage spots for Hindus in India. Considered as the abode of Lord Shiva, Varanasi is situated on the banks of River Ganges. The city has thrived thousands of years all along, is itself an amalgamation of life and death. The older part of the city along the banks of Ganges is flocked with numerous pilgrimage folks who thrive for Salvation. The city itself has stood thousa...

Varanasi Travel Guide
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Vaishno Devi

Best Time: March and October.

The yatra to Mata Vaishno Devi shrine is one of the holiest and the most arduous pilgrimages for Hindus all over the world. The shrine is at an altitude of 5,300 feet and is about 14 kilometres from Katra. The trek is not an easy one as the hills are steep and requires a lot of stamina and fitness. Instilled with a belief that Mata Vaishno Devi grants wishes to those who seek her blessings, from newlyweds to old couples, everyone undertakes this yatra. ...

Vaishno Devi Travel Guide
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Hailakandi

Best Time: February, October-December  

Hailakandi is one of the utopias situated in the Barak Valley in the north-eastern province of Assam. The town is differentiated by fields and slopes and is associated with the state of North Cachar Hills. Hailakandi is encompassed by River Barak and Cachar District in the northern-east, Mizoram in the southern-east and Karimganj in the west. Before the development of Hailakandi as a locale in 1989, it was a Civil Sub-Division under Cachar District. The...

Hailakandi Travel Guide
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Nalgonda

Best Time: October to February

Located in the newly formed state of Telangana, Nalgonda is a town deeply rooted in old traditions with ancient temples, forts, and scenic views that can be a real treat for the eyes. It derives its name from two Telugu words, namely 'Nalla' and 'Konda' that translates to the Black Hills. Located between two hills, this place is sure to wipe you off your feet with its refreshing, yet surprising surrounding sites. This quaint town is surrounded by Krishn...

Nalgonda Travel Guide
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Gangotri

Best Time: April-June September-October

Gangotri, the origin of River Ganga and the seat of goddess Ganga, is located in Uttarakhand, it is 300 km from Dehradun and near the Indo-Tibetan outskirt. Aside from its religious importance, Gangotri is additionally wonder of nature. Waterway Ganga begins from the Gangotri ice sheet and is known as Bhagirathi till it converges with Alaknanda at Devaprayag. From Devprayag, it is known as Ganga. Gangotri is the birthplace of the holy waterway Ganges an...

Gangotri Travel Guide
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Kollam

Best Time: October-February

Kollam, otherwise called Quilon or Desinganadu, is the spot which assumes the acknowledgement for being the centre point of the country's cashew trading and handling industry. Managing a perfect mix of picturesque encompassing, custom and cordiality, Kollam is regularly alluded to as the fairyland of Kerala. Kollam is considered as one of the most established ports on the Malabar Coast and has for some time been drawing the fascination of global nations...

Kollam Travel Guide
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Guwahati

Best Time: November- May

Guwahati the city of eastern light, the city is right beside the Brahmaputra river and is the capital city of the northeastern state of Assam. Guwahati is also known by its ancient name Pragyajyotshipur, it is beautifully set forth between the hills of the eastern flanks of the Himalayan mountain range.Guwahati being the largest city of the State of Assam is also the home for the political captial of the state, Dispur. Guwahati has a really interesting...

Guwahati Travel Guide
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Osian

Best Time: November to March

Osian also famed as the 'Khajuraho of Rajasthan', has received this designation because of the ubiquity of several temples, which are impressively adorned with breathtaking architecture. It is an early temple town discovered 65 km north of Jodhpur in the state of Rajasthan. From serving as a leading trading centre on the Silk Route in the past to being a major pilgrimage place this place has gained huge recognition. This spot is of ultimate greatness to...

Osian Travel Guide
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Sangla

Best Time: March to June September to December

Standing as a testament to the absolute beauty that nature is capable of putting forth, Sangla valley is a destination that is well worth the picturesque hype it gets. Rightly associated with the term ‘Switzerland of India’, you are surrounded by the rugged snow-capped Himalayan Mountains, gentle lush green with rich pine and birch forest covered and a handful of humble villages. With the Baspa River ebbing its way across the valley, you are sure to be ...

Sangla Travel Guide
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Anantapur

Best Time: November-January

The region of Anantapur is situated in the western part of Andhra Pradesh. This locale is likewise known by the name of Anantapuram and was before known as 'Anantasagaram', which means an endless ocean'. It got this name as a result of the immense tank present in the middle. The district of Anantapur is a mix of modernization and saved antiquated history as old fortifications and tourist spots. Anantapur is known for its silk enterprises and modern indu...

Anantapur Travel Guide
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Chettinad

Best Time: October-March

Situated in the Sivaganga district of Tamil Nadu, Chettinad was initially ruled by Ramnad kingdom of Pandya Nadu. The word "Chetti" literally means wealthy. Home to the community of Nattukottai Chettiars, this town is known for its heritage, artefacts and the grand architecture. The divine Dravidian architecture will keep you awestruck. It comprises of plush wood furnishings and ceramic collections that gives them the gravitas of ancient times. There ar...

Chettinad Travel Guide
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Harihareshwar

Best Time: October-March

Harihareshwar, a small beach town in Maharashtra, lies in the district of Raigad. It is surrounded by three hills named Harihareshwar, Harshinachal, and Pushpadri on 3 sides. Besides having a sea-shore on the fourth side, the river Savitri enters the Arabian Sea passing through the town of Harihareshwar. Apart from being a major pilgrimage center, Harihareshwar also serves as a beach resort with two very beautiful beaches, namely Harihaeshwar beach. The...

Harihareshwar Travel Guide
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Tirupati

Best Time: September-February

Located in Chittoor district in Andhra Pradesh, Tirupati is one of the oldest cities of India and an important pilgrimage destination for Hindus. The main attraction of Tirupati is the Sri Venkateswara Temple pilgrim site, this is where you will find the rush of tourist and devotees lining up the streets to have the blessings of their God. The city is famous for its temple has other attractions like The Sri Kalahasti temple, Sri Govindarajaswami Temple,...

Tirupati Travel Guide
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Hajo

Best Time: July-March

24 kilometres from the capital of Assam that is Guwahati, settles the pilgrim centre point - Hajo. Holy to Hindu, Muslim, and Buddhist, Hajo welcomes individuals from varying backgrounds to look for profound illumination. Legend has it, Hajo was where Lord Buddha accomplished Parinirvana. Its profound noteworthiness doesn't finish here, Hajo is home to Powa Mecca as well. With the holiness of Mecca, this mosque is accepted to have been worked by a simil...

Hajo Travel Guide
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Dhauli

Best Time: July to February

Dhauli, a beautiful getaway place in the close proximity of Odhisha. This town is known for its great ironical situation by being significant on one hand for the great Kalinga war between King Ashoka and Kalinga Kingdom in 3rd century B.C. But on the other hand, this place epitomizes peace as after experiencing the massacre during the war, there was a change of heart for Great Ashoka and he led on the path of Buddhism from that time on. The town has man...

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Amarnath

Best Time: May-September

Located in one of the world’s most incredible landscapes of Lidder Valley in Kashmir, the cave shrine of Shri Amarnath is situated at an altitude of 3680 meters. Flanked by breathtaking snow-clad capped peaks, this Shiva shrine provides a wonderful opportunity to soak in the sacred energies of the Himalayas. Each year in the month of Shravan (July-August) when the moon is full, thousands of yatris, as pilgrims are called, congregate here to worship a na...

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Kumbakonam

Best Time: December-February

Kumbakonam likewise pronounced Coommbaconum, is a charming and satisfying town situated at a pure spot, as it lies sandwiched between two rivers running parallel to one another. This community is arranged in the Thanjavur area of the territory of Tamil Nadu with the two rivers, Cauvery and Arasalar streaming on its either sides; while Cauvery streams on the northern side of Kumbakonam, Arasalar streams on the southern side. Kumbakonam has an intriguing ...

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Pithoragarh

Best Time: April-June

Pithoragarh is a little urban town, situated in the state of Uttarakhand. The place is always clamoring with visitors, which is a prime case of the crude excellence of nature and is regularly affectionately alluded to as the 'Little Kashmir'. A door to Himalayan Range, this town additionally fills in as the stopover for travelers on their approach to Kailash Mansarovar. Arranged in a wonderful Soar valley and flanked by Nepal in the east and Tibet in th...

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Nanakmatta

Best Time: October to November and February to March

Nanakmatta is an old town located in the state of Uttarakhand. It is named after the Sikh pilgrimage place, Gurdwara Nanak Mata Sahib. The town is linked to Guru Nanak Dev and Guru Hargobind. It is located on the banks of Deoha river, which has since been checked into a dam called Nanak Sagar. It is believed that Guru Nanak, the first Sikh Guru toured this region to have a peaceful meditation. Thousands of pioneers visit here throughout the year. The ci...

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Chidambram

Best Time: October-February

Chidambaram is a prevalent temple town which is situated in Rameswaram. Located around 250 km from the capital city of Tamil Nadu, Chennai, this community is spread over a region of 5 sq. km and is a spot for performing pilgrimage by devotees of Lord Shiva. It is the place of the renowned Chidambaram Natarajan temple likewise called as Thillai Natarajar Temple. The other significant blessed places in Chidambaram are the Kali and the Vaidyanatheshwara Te...

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Sarnath

Best Time: February-April

Sarnath can definitely be the place to be accredited for the birth of Buddhism for it was here that the great Lord Buddha had met his first five disciples. It is located in Uttar Pradesh, one of the most populated states of the country, yet the peace which is found in Sarnath can be so unlike the nature of the rest of the state. Located around twenty-six kilometres from Varanasi, the place is pure bliss. Naturally, it has a lot of history attached to it...

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Nalanda

Best Time: October-December

India is an abode of underrated tourist hubs, each of them offering unique experiences, having exquisite cultural backgrounds, with profound history attached. Some have a marvellous architecture which was light years ahead of their times and some, sadly, almost forgotten. Such a gem is Nalanda, a beautiful integration of history, culture, knowledge, architecture and spirituality! Nalanda located in Bihar is around 100kms from the state capital, Patna an...

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Badrinath

Best Time: May-June, September-May

Blessed with the background of a pristine beauty and flanked at both sides by the mesmerizing Nar and Narayan Mountains, with the majestic Neelkanth Peak in its backdrop, the enchanting valley of Badrinath is one of the holiest Hindu pilgrimage destination. Situated at the bank of river Alaknanda in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, Badrinath is a part of the ‘Chota Char Dham’ which is one of the important pilgrimage journey, done by the Hindus. The main...

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Patna

Best Time: October- March

What history remembers as Pataliputra, is now known as Patna to the modern world. Patna was founded by the king of Maghda in 490 BCE. Patna was a place where scholars and artists were born, astrologers like Aryabhatta and Chanakya took birth at Patna as well.  Keeping its rich history intact, Patna is now a bustling city in the modern era. However, it is proud of its old culture and heritage as seen by its presence as the oldest city in history. Patna i...

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Pattadakal

Best Time: September to March

Pattadakl is a World Heritage Site along the banks of Malaprabha river in Bagalkot district of Karnataka. Pattadakal is famous for its temples. It is an ideal destination for family trips and for people interested in archeology and architecture. 

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Vaishali

Best Time: September-December

Vaishali has a long history of becoming a part of Bihar. In the present day, Vaishali resides in the present day Tirhut division of Bihar. Vaishali gets its name from King Vishal, from the Mahabharata. Vaishali has a lot of historic significance. It was the birthplace of Lord Mahavir and the resting place for Lord Gautam Buddha. Vaishali, before even the birth of Lord Mahavir, was, in fact, the capital Vajji confederation. Although the history of Vaisha...

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Aurangabad

Best Time: October-March

Aurangabad is announced by the Government as the Tourism Capital of Maharashtra in 2010, and is a well-known traveller centre point which welcomes its guests with a lavishly woven embroidered artwork of sights and sounds. The city got its name for being the last capital of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb in the seventeenth century AD. The town is utilized as the base to investigate the amazingly celebrated caverns of Ajanta and Ellora, Daulatabad Fort which is...

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Danta Ambaji

Best Time: October-January 

Ambaji is a small pilgrimage town in Gujarat, located in the Danta Taluk and the Banas Kantha district. It crowns the Arusur hill which is on the border of Rajasthan and Gujarat. Its prestige is derived from the famous Hindu temple, Ambe temple, that worships the goddess Amba. She is perceived as one of the forms of Parvati and is a symbol of female power. The Ambe temple is one of the most ancient and respected temples of the country. Countless legends...

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Mangalore

Best Time: September-April

A gateway to the Konkan Coast and the Kodagu District, Mangalore is a blend of the modern intricacies and the ethnic affair of the coastal region. Known as one of the cleanest city of India, Mangalore is nestled between the Arabian Sea at one side and the Western Ghats on the other side in the Karnataka state. This vibrant city is a famous tourist destination, due to its molded diversity of rich culture and natural beauty. The picturesque city of Mangal...

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Madikeri

Best Time: October-February

When one hears the word ‘hill station’, Madikeri is one place that comes to mind. Lush greenery, lofty hillocks and lovely weather are not enough to describe this town, that is a part of the Kodagu or Coorg district. It sits on the eastern part of the Western Ghats, aptly known as the ‘Scotland of India’. Madikeri, being 260 km from Bangalore, constitutes a very unique culture and people. The people of this hill town speak Kodava Takk, a language spec...

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Solan

Best Time: March-July

Situated on the Punjab-Himachal Border, Solan lies on the lower slopes of the Himalayas and is a greater amount of a modern town with different businesses. The spot got its name from the Hindu Goddess Sholoni Devi, who is likewise the principal divinity of the region. The whole district is encompassed with thick backwoods and high mountains. Solan is an all the more relaxed hill station perfect for explorers looking only some time away from city surge. ...

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Sabarimala

Best Time: November to January

Sabarimala is a prime pilgrimage of India which is located amidst the Western Ghat mountain ranges in Kerala. The place is a part of a reserved biosphere and since the pilgrimage is seasonal, it attracts up to 30 million people every year thereby making it the biggest pilgrimage of India and second biggest worldwide after Haji pilgrimage of Mecca in Saudi Arabia. The mountain range is famous for its Ayyappa shrine which is situated at the hilltop and th...

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Tawang

Best Time: March, April, May, June, September and October.

  Situated at an altitude of 3048 meters to the east of Bhutan, amidst the magnificent mountains, the town of Tawang is equally claimed by both the People's Republic of China and the Republic of India as a part of South Tibet. Located approximately 555 kilometres from Guwahati, Tawang is an excellent destination showcasing Buddhism and its principles in all its essence. The place will wrap you and flatter you with its scent of serenity and spirituality....

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Bidar

Best Time: October-March

Bidar is situated in the northeastern part of the territory of Karnataka, in the southern district of India and is found 2,200 feet above sea level on a level sitting above the Manjira river valley. When viewed as the most prospering urban areas of South India, particularly between the eleventh and sixteenth century, today Bidar is pressed with examples of incredible structural wonders adding appeal to the city. Being the focal point of intensity of num...

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Karkala

Best Time: September-March

Karkala is a vibrant religious town and a renowned verifiable centre, situated in Udupi area of Karnataka. This is a place that is known for sculptors where one can discover the mix of devotion and nimbleness of fanatical artists drawing the stone into lively sculptures. The town additionally fills in as a significant religious place for Jains and Hindus and has been announced as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The rulers of that era constructed a few ...

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Manikaran

Best Time: Throughout the year

Manikaran is located in the Parvati Valley in the state of Himachal Pradesh in the Kullu district. It is a small town that lies on the banks of the Parvati River and is located at a distance of around 35 km from Kullu and attracts a large number of tourists every year due to its pilgrim centers for Hindus and Sikhs. The town has several temples of Rama, Krishna and Vishnu, and a gurudwara. The place also attracts tourists because of its hot springs and ...

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Sanchi

Best Time: October-March

Sanchi is a little town around 46 km from Bhopal, the capital city of Madhya Pradesh. It is one of the most established journeys focuses on India. The stature of Sanchi holds high accreditation in India, aside from being an exceptionally dedicated Buddhist journey point in India, it likewise offers as an equivalent word for the Buddhist engineering that thrived amid the Kingship of Ashoka. The town of Sanchi is synonymous with Buddhist Stupas - hemisphe...

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Rajgir

Best Time: October-March

Rajgir was originally known as Girivraj and is one of the first capitals of the Maghada empire. Under the rule of the Maghada dynasty, Rajgir was called as Rajgriha which literally means "the home of Royalty". Shishunaga claimed Rajgir to be it's capital under the Shishunaga Dynasty before it moved to Pataliputra. History also remembers this place to be one of the first places where Lord Gautam Buddha came for meditation. Located in the lush green and ...

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Mathura

Best Time: October-March

India is a country where people of every religion co-exist. One of those religions and the most dominant of all is the Hindu religion. The Hindu religion is very deep-rooted within various sects of this religion. This makes them take trips to spiritual places and find the peace and spiritual solace that they have been trying to find. One such place is Mathura. It is about 150 kilometres from Delhi and is known to be the birthplace of Lord Krishna. There...

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Abbott Mount

Best Time: March-November  

A curious old town, where one can feel and observe the appeal of the past periods of time through a wonderful church and 13 confined bungalows dabbed over the slope is the Abbott Mount. Mount Abbott is a spot that has not changed much since it was built up in the twentieth century by a British specialist John Harold Abbott. Roasted at a rise of 6400 feet over the ocean level, it offers some bewitching perspectives on snow clad Himalayas; you can feel th...

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Kedarnath

Best Time: May to June and September to October

A small town in Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand, Kedarnath one of the famous pilgrim destinations in India. It is known as the Chota Char Dham that includes the other Dhams, Badrinath, Gangotri, and Yamunotri. It lies at an altitude of 3553 m near Chorabari Glacier, the head of river Mandakini. It is the most remote of the four Char Dham sites and is flanked by breathtaking snow-clad peaks. Kedarnath is named after King Kedar. According to mytholog...

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Pauri Garhwal

Best Time: March-November

Pauri Garhwal is situated at a rise of 1814 m above sea level on the northern slants of Kandoliya hills, Pauri is the headquarter of the region Pauri Garhwal and the Garhwal Division. Loaded up with spots of a tourist attraction, most areas in Pauri offer an amazing perspective on the snow-loaded Himalayan magnificence. Among the top spots to visit in the town of Pauri are the Danda Nagraja temple, the Kandoliya temple, and the Buda Bharsaar temple. Sec...

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Kullu

Best Time: October-June

Kullu often coupled with Manali doesn't get as much attention as its other half. But it is an integral part of Himachal and for all the right reasons. It has all it takes to be a perfect weekend getaway- snow-clad majestic mountains, a beautiful flowing river, gushing with all its might, high on musical notes all along the way, thick forest cover full of deodar and pine, stretch of moors which are full of snow for one half of the year, and another half ...

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Amarkantak

Best Time: October-March

This lovely spot is dunked in total peacefulness with the verdant slopes, encompassing the whole town, good atmosphere, beguiling characteristic excellence, and entrancing cascades. One can encounter impeccable nature in its full sprout in Amarkantak whenever visited in the winter season. The spot is good to go to engage its guests with heavenly lakes, shining streams, and thick timberlands that are a piece of this astonishing goal. Amarkantak is an exp...

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Talakad

Best Time: November to March 

Talakadu is a desert-like town located on the left bank of the Kaveri river in Karnataka, India. It is a perfect place for weekend trips from Bangalore as it is nearby areas as well. Travellers can behold the legacy of the city that yet flashes in its age-old monuments. Talakad is also famous for five Shiva temples, and several other temples that are said to be sprawling beneath the sand. The Pathaleshwara Temple, the Maruleshwara Temple, the Vaidhyeshw...

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Gaumukh

Best Time: September-June

Gaumukh is an excellent spot which denotes the finish of the Gangotri Glacier. It is situated in the Uttarkashi District of Uttarakhand. This spot is located close to the Shivling Peak, which is notable for its difficult climbing trails. River Bhagirathi, a significant tributary of River Ganga, starts at Gaumukh. The spot is situated close to the Tapovan knoll and charms guests with its regular magnificence. Travellers can see different attractions in G...

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Rudra Prayag

Best Time: March-November

Lying on the confluence of the two most pious rivers which make Ganga what it is, Alaknanda and Mandakini, Rudraprayag truly is a gift from nature. Such confluences are very rare, but India has the privilege of having quite a few of them. There are quite a few things which make a place a good tourist place including hills and valleys, snow-capped mountains, legendary rivers, green forests and there are very very rare places which have the fortune of hav...

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Hassan

Best Time: November-February

Hassan is located187kms from Bangalore lying in the Malnad and Maidan region of Karnataka. The city gets its name from its managing Goddess Hassanamba which in the Kannada language signify 'Grinning mother'. Attributable to its old temples and landmarks, this city is regularly called the temple - design capital of Karnataka. Found by the chieftain Channa Krishnappa Naik in the eleventh century, Hassan city is the base camp of the Hassan region in Karnat...

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Vagamon

Best Time: March-June

Vagamon is a beautiful tourist hill station in Idukki and one of the many spots on the planet that should be experienced directly to really find its brilliance. The verdant slopes, green lands and mostly the glorious quality of the spot can't be duplicated anyplace else on the planet. On the off chance that you are a nature lover, the primary spot that you should visit in Vagamon is the Vagamon Pine Forest, which is the significant vacation destination....

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Bhubaneswar

Best Time: October-February

Bhubaneswar, the capital city of Odisha, is a great town situated in the eastern piece of India. Located on the south-west bank of the majestic River Mahanadi, the city highlights astonishing architectures from the Kalinga time frame. Bhubaneswar offers a look into the rich history of temples engineering style followed in Odisha amid the ancient era. Bhubaneswar, Puri and Konark together structure the "Swarna Tri-Bhuja" or the Golden Triangle of the tou...

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Bankura

Best Time: October-March

With much authentic noteworthiness, Bankura is a town well known for its slopes and temples and a treat for adventure sports lovers, for example, trekkers and climbers. The locale can genuinely invest heavily in having a wide scope of spots drawing in sightseers for an assortment of reasons extending from arts and architecture, terracotta temples, thick virgin backwoods, slopes and the grand spots at Mukutmonipur and so forth. Since antiquated occasions...

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Bishnupur

Best Time: November-February

Bishnupur is a town in the Bankura District of West Bengal and is situated at around 132 km from Kolkata. It is popular for its terracotta temples and Baluchari sarees. The town has a superb past that is reflected in its rich heritage, music, and crafted works, for example, stoneware and weaving. Confronting a lack of stones to fabricate temples, the Malla rulers manufactured terrific terracotta places of worship to praise their adoration for Lord Krish...

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Siliguri

Best Time: October to February

Siliguri is a growing city at the foot of Himalayan mountain ranges, enriched by the Mahananda River. Although a small city, it is blessed by the nature with lush green mountains, pristine streams, and beautiful valleys. There are man-made masterpieces like the ISKCON temple, the Salugara Buddhist Monastery and even an amusement park- the Savon Kingdom to attract tourists every year from all around the world. The religious and cultural heritage of the c...

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Kinnaur

Best Time: April to mid-July  

If you are looking for an off-beat experience during your visit to Himachal, Kinnaur might just be your go-to place! It is located about 235 km away from the state capital Shimla, on the popularly acclaimed Hindustan-Tibet road at National Highway 22. Snugly sitting at a height ranging between 2,320 to 6,816 m, it renders a gracious view of the Kinner Kailash. Now steadily growing as one of the populous districts of Himachal, it attracts a great number ...

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Auroville

Best Time: November-March

Auroville is one of those towns which seem to spring up appropriate out of fiction. In the association region of Pondicherry, this township keeps running on the standards of harmony, agreement, reasonable living and 'heavenly awareness' which was the rationality of the Mother of Sri Aurobindo Society, Mirra Alfassa. This all-inclusive township was initiated on 28 February 1968 with the plan that it will be a spot for individuals willing enough to make t...

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Ajmer

Best Time: October-March

Located at the centre of the Indian state Rajasthan, Ajmer is the gateway to Pushkar, one of the most important pilgrimage place for Hindu Religion. Surrounded by Aravali Mountain Ranges, Ajmer can be counted to be the representation of Indian ethnic culture with a perfect blend of community, religion, heritage and traditions that coexist and flourish in harmony. Ajmer is a popular tourist attraction as well as a pilgrimage centre for both Muslims and H...

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Sringeri

Best Time: October to March 

Snuggled on the banks of river Tunga, Sringeri also named Sri Kshetra Shringeri is a hill town positioned in Chikkamagluru district in the state of Karnataka. The place is home to of the very initial Matha called Sringeri Sharada Peetha. The Matha was installed by Adi Shankara who was a prominent Hindu theologian and exponent of the Advaita Vedanta theory, in the 8th century C.E. It is located on the banks of the river Tunga. The title Sringeri is obtai...

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Udupi

Best Time: October-March

Known mainly because of its long stretch of beaches and sacred pilgrimage temples, Udupi is a breathtaking coastal town of Karnataka situated between viridescent mountain ranges of the Western Ghats and the Arabian Sea. Richly steeped in mythology, the town is the birthplace of the prominent philosopher and Guru, Sri Madhavacharya who is well known for establishing the frenetically revered Astha Mathas and the famed Krishna Temple. Along with it, the en...

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Dharamsala

Best Time: March- June

Dharamsala, formerly known as Bhagsu, is located in the state of Himachal Pradesh. It falls in the Kangra district. The city has been selected as one of the hundred smart cities under the Smart Cities Mission, by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Dharamsala is the second capital of Himachal Pradesh along with Shimla. The population of the town is 53,543. The place is surrounded by dense forest and the Dhauladhar Mountains. And is e of the main touris...

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Goalpara

Best Time: October-February

The Goalpara region of Assam is one such travel goal which is invested with picturesque excellence and a few archaeological accumulations. The tourism to this part of North East India is said to be extremely intriguing for the voyagers who love to investigate the history and heritage of the spot. The whole city is loaded up with the beauty of Mother Nature. The quiet air abounded with green surroundings makes a brilliant spot to make tracks from city tu...

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Sagardwip

Best Time: December-February.

Sagardwip, Sagar Island or more popularly known as Gangasagar, is a small island on the continental shelf of the Bay of Bengal. It lies 100 kilometres south of the city of Kolkata, on the Ganges delta. A very important place of Hindu pilgrimage, Sagardwip witnesses thousands of pilgrims every year on January 14 celebrating Makar Sankranti or Maghi, a festival on the Hindu calendar dedicated to deity Surya i.e. Sun. Although this small isle of the Sunder...

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Dharmasthala

Best Time: January to December

A Pilgrim destination in Karnataka which is famous amongst Vaishnava, Shaiva and Jaina communities, Dharmasthala is known for its Dharamsthala Temple.  It houses various shrines such as Shiva, Manjunatha, Dharma Daivas etc. Dharmasthala literally means the Land of Charity and has a scenic beauty that keeps you mesmerized. The temple is quite unusual as it is run by a Jain administration and the poojas are done by a Hindu priest of the Madhva order. Nove...

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Madurai

Best Time: October to March

Madurai, the temple city of Tamil Nadu is a destination that is sure to question your aesthete knowledge and redefine your admiration for traditional roots. Starting right from the planning of the city to the general lifestyle of the people, Madurai owes a great deal of its magnificence to the soul of the city, that is the Meenakshi Amman Temple. Even today, this temple is the anchor around which the city revolves. Just as how the city dissipates its bo...

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LEH LADAKH

Best Time: JUNE – SEPTEMBER (summer)

Stretching between the Karakorum mountain ranges in the north and the Greater Himalayas in the south is this piece of unique landscape. If you are looking for a break from the daily hustles and be an adventurer, then this is your perfect getaway. Leh Ladakh is not for the weak-hearted; she is an untamed beauty and loves to surprise you at every turn of the road. So expect the unexpected and enjoy the thrill throughout the journey, for you will fall in l...

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Vrindavan

Best Time: October- March

Vrindavan is a city in the state of Uttar Pradesh. It is located in the Mathura district. The place is located at a distance of round 12 km from Mathura, which according to Hinduism, is considered to be the birth place of Lord Krishna. It is believed that Lord Krishna has spent most of his childhood days in Vrindavan. It is one of the most holy towns in the country for the followers of Vaishnavism tradition of Hinduism and has several temples dedicated ...

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Nellore

Best Time: October- February

Nellore is a city in the state of Andhra Pradesh and falls in the Nellore district. The city lies on the banks of the Penna River. The name of the place has been derived from two words, ‘Nel’ which means paddy and ‘Ooru’ which means place. It is the fourth most populous city in the state of Andhra Pradesh and 75th most populous in the country. Nellore has a tropical maritime climate where the summers are hot and humid and the winters are mild. The city ...

Nellore Travel Guide
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Bomdila

Best Time: April to October

The little hamlet of Bomdila is roosted between the pictorial backgrounds of the exalted mountains of the eastern Himalayas. It is a secluded destination and like several different Indian cities, it has jumped the implicit traveller intrusion in contemporary events. Bomdila is remembered for its spectacular suburbs accompanying with its Buddhist monasteries and apple orchids. It additionally excites the adventure seeker with its infinite trekking traces...

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Tarapith

Best Time: September to April

Tarapith is a tiny hamlet of Sahapur Gram Panchayet, Margram Police Station found on the banks of River Dwarka in the state of West Bengal. It is settled in the flood plains amongst the green paddy fields. It resembles a typical Bengali settlement with thatched shelter huts and fish tanks. The village is placed 6 km from Rampurhat Sub-Division in the Birbhum district. Tarapith is known for its The Tantric Hindu Temple is devoted to the goddess Tara, a f...

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Dhamtari

Best Time: October-March

Dhamtari is a small town situated in the province of Chhattisgarh and was authoritatively shaped in the year 1998, after the amalgamation of Dhamma and Tarai. The region of Dhamtari covers an absolute region of 2029 square kilometers and is found 305 meters above sea level. Dhamtari is encompassed by the Satpura range in the eastern part, which is prevalently known by the name of Sihawa Pahad. In the west is Kanker region and north is Raipur, the capita...

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Kakinada

Best Time: October-March

Kakinada, formerly known as Cocanada, is one of the largest cities in the state of Andhra Pradesh. It lies in the Eat Godavari district. The city has a population of 3.43 lakhs. The city is divided into two regions, which is connected by bridges. The main economy of the city depends on agriculture like rice, corn, bio fuel etc, fishing like shrimp, prawns etc and industrial products like chemicals, iron ore etc. The main exports from the Kakinada port i...

Kakinada Travel Guide
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Hemis

Best Time: April-July.

Hemis is a small village located in the Leh tehsil, 40 kilometres southeast of the Leh town, in the Land of high passes, Ladakh. Famous for the Hemis Monastery and the Hemis National Park, this village is a must visit, if you are planning a vacation to Ladakh. Inhabited by approximately three hundred people, the place is quite secluded and some what peaceful as well as relaxing. Three other Gompas, or monasteries situated here are the Gotsang Gompa, Sha...

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Patal Bhuvaneshwar

Best Time: April-June

Patal Bhuvaneshwar is a limestone cave sanctuary located 14 km from Gangolihat in the Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand state in India. It is situated in the town of Bhubaneswar. Legend and old stories have it that this place cherishes Lord Shiva and thirty-three other divine beings. The cave is 160 m long and 90 feet deep from the start of the passageway. Patal Bhuvaneshwar isn't just a single cave but instead can be considered as an immense city of ...

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Baltal

Best Time: May-September

Baltal takes qualifications for being a remarkable campground for Amarnath explorers on the lower regions of Zojila Pass. It is found 15 km far from Sonmarg and on the unassuming banks of River Sindh. Baltal valley emanates peacefulness and serenity and takes extraordinary pride in being the asylum for enthusiastic travellers. A crowd of multi-toned camps pitched all through the valley offers an amazing perspective on the spot. The peaceful vibe propoun...

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Pushkar

Best Time: November to March.

Situated at a distance of 150 oms from Jaipur, Pushkar is an ancient pilgrimage town in the district of Ajmer on Rajasthan. Located in the centre-east part of Rajasthan, to the west of beautiful Aravalli range of Mountains, with temples and Ghats built around 18th Century, Pushkar is a beautiful and serene pilgrimage site for both Hindus and Sikhs. Located on the banks of Pushkar Lake, this sacred city is famous for Pushkar temples and significant for ...

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Madhyamaheshwar

Best Time: May-October

A little hallowed town of Madhyamaheshwar is a spot loaded with secrets and favored with the abundance of nature. Eminent for its Madhyamaheshwar Temple devoted to Lord Shiva, it accumulates the entire villa to supplicate at night alongside numerous visitors. Tidied with little cabins, towns with their very own way of life and special conventions, this curious little town has an embodiment of the old world. Its lovely scenery of the snow-secured Himalay...

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Kangra

Best Time: March-June

Kangra is a beautiful town situated in the western part of the province of Himachal Pradesh, in the northern district of India, it is 18 km south of Dharamshala. Settled in the Kangra Valley between Dhauladhar Range and Shivalik Range, this city overlooks the Banganga River. It is additionally also known as Dev Bhumi, which implies the ' Abode of Gods'. Explorers can visit different colourful tourist goals at Kangra, for example, Kareri Lake, Baglamukhi...

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Aritar

Best Time: March-June

There can be hundreds of beautiful places in the world, yet there is something special about mountains, they seem so distant, so cold, but yet so beautiful and fascinating. This is what makes Aritar special. The entire place provides such a beautiful view of some of the most prominent Himalayan peaks that it seems no less than a dreamland. Full of lush forests, enchanting waterfalls, emerald lakes and amazing culture, Aritar makes for a perfect Holiday ...

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Murshidabad

Best Time: October-March

Murshidabad, which was at first known as Maksudabad, is one of the greatest places of interest in West Bengal known for its chronicled significance that has seen a portion of the renowned Nawabs as the rulers of the spot. Nawab Murshid Quli Khan, who was the Diwan of Bengal under the reign of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb, moved the capital to Maksudabad from Dhaka and renamed the spot as Murshidabad. Located on the banks of the Bhagirathi, it is a city of w...

Murshidabad Travel Guide
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Malappuram

Best Time: July-March

Aside from being a lovely green expansion on the guide of God's Own Country, Malapuram is a city that has seen a broad history before and has created through it. Be it the woodland scopes of the city with coconut manors, the stream belt of Bharathapuzha, rainforests of Nedumkayam, the excellence of the waterway Challiyar, birds in Purathur, or the happy state of mind of the whole city consistently. Malappuram is the ideal case of a healthy treat and ret...

Malappuram Travel Guide
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