Top 10 Tourist Destinations of India

India has been served for various kingdoms and empires. There are many more places to be visited in India. India is also one of the most visited tourist attraction and you can reach India by air if travelling from outside. From India travelers can reach to these tourist destinations by car, by train or by air.  So, spend your vacations at India’s best tourist destinations. Following are some of the most popular or top 10 tourist destinations of India.

  • Agra


Agra is situated on the banks of Yamuna River, in Uttar Pradesh. Agra as it has been developed as a centre of art, culture, learning and commerce. Agra has several historical places, monuments and buildings to visit, like the famous Taj Mahal, Agra Fort Fatehpur Sikri, Itmad-Ud-Daulah’s Tomb, Mariam’s Tomb and Akbar’s Tomb, Jama Masjid and Chini Ka Rauza etc. The fascinating architecture of the Mughal Dynasty and the tombs are the most inviting facts about Agra. It is one of the favorite tourist destinations which attract people from around the world. The famous mughlai food will be perfect for lunch and the famous sweet of Agra is Petha and Gajak. One of the best way to reach Agra is through Yamuna Expressway between Noida and Agra which is 165 kms long and was built to reduce the traveling time between Delhi and Agra. To enjoy the journey & cover all the historic places at Agra one can hire a taxi from delhi to agra.


  • Jaipur


Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan. It is also called as the “Old City” or “Pink City. The Pink City is just perfect to visit if you love to see beautiful forts and architecture. Jaipur is full of cultural heritage from Hawa Mahal to Amer fort. In Jaipur we also have an opportunity of elephant ride; camel ride etc. One can observe stars and constellation at night. Market is full of stone curved sculptures, Zari, Gotta, Kinari, Kundan and Miniature paintings. Jaipur is a popular tourist destination in India. In Jaipur Rajasthani food is so famous and “Dal Baati Churma” is one of the special dishes of Jaipur, Rajasthan. The main language of Jaipur is Rajasthani, Dhundhari and Marwari. One of the best ways to reach Jaipur is by road because it has a lot of fun. The Delhi-Jaipur National Highway offers a smooth ride with plenty of restaurants and Dhabas on the way. The road leading to Jaipur is well-connected by National Highways 8. As the distance between New Delhi to Jaipur is 268 km by Road which is approximately less than 4 hour drive.To enjoy the journey & cover all the historic places at Jaipur one can hire a taxi from delhi to jaipur.


  • Goa


Goa is a state located in the South western region of India. Goa was known by many names, such as Gomanta, Gomanchala, Gopakapattam, Gopakapuri, Govapuri, Govem, and Gomantak which means “a nation of cowherds”.  Goa is famous for its beaches, places of worship and world heritage architecture. Goa is a popular tourist destination in India. In Goa sea food is so famous like rice with fish curry, lobster etc are one of the special dishes of Goa. The main languages of Goa are Portuguese, Konkani and Marathi. Goa is a good place for married couples and family to visit. In Goa angling, jet-skiing, paragliding, para-sailing, kayaking, trekking, surfing, and wind-surfing are so famous. So, don’t forget to spend your these vacations at Goa. The distance to Goa from mumbai is about 591 km which is nearly a 10 hours drive.To enjoy the journey, scenic beauty & cover all the historic places at on the way to goa one can hire a taxi from mumbai to goa.


  • Kerala


Kerala is historically known as Keralam, is an Indian state in South India on the Malabar Coast. Malayalam is the most widely spoken language and is also the official language of the state. In the agricultural sector, coconut, tea, coffee, cashew and spices are most important. The state has the highest media exposure with newspapers publishing in nine languages, mainly English and Malayalam. Kerala is one of the prominent tourist destinations of India, with beaches, Ayurvedic tourism and tropical greenery as its major attractions. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India. The major airports in kerala are Cochin International Airport, Trivandrum International Airport, Calicut International Airport & major railway stations are Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station & Thrissur railway station.


  • Kanyakumari


Kanyakumari is also known as Kanniyakumari. It is a town in Kanyakumari District in the state of Tamil Nadu in India. It is a great centre of art and religion from the past few years. It was ruled by the Cholas, the Cheras, the Pandyas and the Nayaks. The architectural beauty of the temples in the area is so beautiful. Kanyakumari is especially popular in India for its spectacular view sunrise and sunset. It is one of the few small towns in South India where many other different languages of India are spoken. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India. Kanyakumari is located at a distance of about 67 kilometres from Trivandrum International Airport.

  • Kashmir


Kashmir is the largest city in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is situated on the banks of Tawi River. It is surrounded by Shivalik range and Trikuta Range. It is considered as the centre point for the visitors if they were going to Vaishno Devi and Kashmir valley. All the routes leading to Kashmir, Poonch, Doda and Laddakh are from Jammu city. So the city remains full of people every time. There are some historical places like Mubarak Mandi, Purani Mandi, Rani Park, Amar Mahal, Bahu Fort, Raghunath Temple, Ranbireshwar Temple, Karbala, Peer Meetha, Old city and a number of shopping places, famous good, adventurous sports, fun parks, etc. Kashmir is near about 543 km from Delhi. It is well-connected to Delhi by roadways and the best way to travel from Delhi to Kashmir is by car. On your way there are plenty of restaurants and Dhabas on the roadside which makes the traveling full of joy. While traveling to the destination we can also see some good views around the mountains and some waterfalls etc. So, traveling to Kashmir by car or taxi is one of the best options to explore srinagar, gulmarg.


  • Gangtok


Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim and it is one of the most popular places India for tourists to spend their vacations. It is known for its scenic beauty and striking views of Mountains. The name Gangtok means the ‘Top of the Ridge’. It is a peaceful place with a mix of different cultures & ethnicity. Gangtok is famous for its awesome architecture, museums, gardens, waterfalls, lakes & pools, art & craft, rides, adventure activities like paragliding, bonfire, camping, trekking etc. as there are many places to visit and many things to do there slowly-slowly Gangtok has become one of the most popular tourist destination in India. The distance to Gangtok from New Jalpaiguri is about 126 km which is nearly a 3 hour drive. So, if you want to go Gangtok by taxi from new jalpaiguri to gangtok.

· Manali


Manali is a hill station in the mountains of Himachal Pradesh, near the Beas River Valley .It is located in the Kullu district, capital, of Shimla. It is a popular tourist destination to visit or spend your holidays. It is often called the land of snow and skiing. In Manali there are many places to visit like Solang village, waterfall, arjun gufa etc. and many more places. Manali is a good place for married couples and family to visit. In Manali trekking, skiing, river rafting, paragliding, mountain biking are famous. Pahari, Mandiali and Hindi languages are spoken in Manali. The nearest airport is at Bhuntar, located approximately 50 km from Manali. At the airport, you can take a pre-paid taxi to Manali. The delhi to manali is 537 km & takes around 10 hours & best option to enjoy the scenic beauty is taxi from delhi to manali.

  • Darjeeling


Darjeeling is a wonderful hill station in the state of Sikkim. Darjeeling, generally regarded as the ‘Queen of Hills’. Darjeeling is famous for its finest production of tea as the taste and aroma of Darjeeling tea is vary from season to season. This place is full of Sherpas, Gurkhas, Bhutias and Nepalis etc. generally Darjeeling is also famous for its shopping and as well as outdoor activities like jeep safari, mountain biking, trekking, paragliding etc. it is one of the most popular hill station to spend your vacations and get some relief from your stress or workload. The easiest and the most convenient way of getting around in Darjeeling is by a private taxi. The nearest airport is at Bagdogra which is 95km, one can hire a taxi from bagdogra to darjeeling. The nearest railway station is at new jalpaiguri which is 69km from darjeeling, one can hire a taxi from new jalpaiguri to darjeeling.


  • Rohtang Pass

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Rohtang pass is an awesome place to visit. It is the highest mountain pass in Manali. A tall mountain, beautiful winding roads, snow all around, people playing with snow balls are a spectacular view. The Rohtang pass is open from May to November. The entire pass is like a dreamy landscape of glaciers. Skiing and trekking is the most popular sports available in Rohtang pass, Manali. So, while visiting Manali do not miss the ravishing beauty of Rohtang. The nearest airport is at Bhuntar, located approximately 50 km from Rohtang Pass.

One thought on “Top 10 Tourist Destinations of India

  1. Hello, Thanks for sharing such a fantastic blog.I really appreciate your blog to share information about India Tourit destination …Visiting in India is amazing experience. This is amazing place with historical monuments and rich traditional culture. Specially dressing style culture, festivals celebration of india attract every tourist….nice blog


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