North India Tours – Popular Tourism & Holiday Destinations of North India

North India is a very fascinating part of the beautiful country of India. It has some of globally famous tourist & holiday destinations appealing tourists and vacationers from all over the world. Here is brief information about some of popular tourism and holiday destinations of northern India.

New Delhi – It is the capital city of India known for its heritage monuments, beautiful gardens, terrific temples and perfect blend of modern and ancient culture & tradition. Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Qutub Minar, Old Fort, Bahai House of Worship, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Akshardham Temple, Buddha Gardens, Lodhi Gardens, Mughal Gardens, Gardens of Five Senses, museums, etc are major tourist attractions of New Delhi. New Delhi is the most visited destination of India because it is also gateway to visit other popular tourist destination of northern part of the country.

Agra – Agra is globally famous for heritage monument Taj Mahal, one of Seven Wonders of the World. With its age-old charm blending with modernity, the city of Agra depict an awesome tourism opportunity in the form of Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Itmad-Ud-Daullah, Sikandra Tomb, Fatehpur Sikri, Dayal Bagh, Rambagh, Chini Ka Rauza, etc.

Srinagar – Located in the valley of Kashmir, it is very fascinating travel destination of northern India. This city is famous for beautiful lakes, houseboat and Shikara rides. Dal Lakes, Shalimar Bagh, Nishat Bagh, and many religious places are attractions of Srinagar in Jammu & Kashmir.

Gulmarg – It is a beautiful town, hill station and holiday resort in north Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir. Gulmarg literally means “Meadows of Flowers”. It is a paradise for honeymooning couples, adventure enthusiasts, winter sport lovers and nature lovers.

Shimla – It is a beautiful town, hill station and holiday resort in the north Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. It is a favorite destination of honeymooners, adventure enthusiasts and nature lovers. Jakhoo Temple, Summer Hill, the Mall, the Ridge, Prospect Hill, Kurfi, etc are attractions of Shimla tours and travels in northern part of India.

Manali – It is one of the most visited hill stations in north India. Situated in the state of Himachal Pradesh is a very popular destination in the India to beat the heat of summer. It can be also enjoyed in winter season with availability of lots of adventure & winter fun activities. Rohtang Pass, Solang Palace, Hadimba Temple, Vashishth Temple & Hot Water Springs, etc are attractions of Manali tours and travels.

Jaipur – It is the capital city of Rajasthan known for its forts, palaces, temples, gardens and museums. Elegant City Palace, magnificent Amber Fort, beautiful Hawa Mahal, royal Jantar Mantar Observatory, etc are attractions of Jaipur tours. The city is famously known as the Pink City of India. With its elegance and so many attractions of tourist interest, in my point of view, Jaipur can be very fascinating destinations of north India tours and travels.

Kashmir – It is one of the most beautiful places not only in north India but also in the entire country. In my point of view it is one of the most beautiful places not only in India but also in the entire blend. It is so beautiful that its beauty cannot be captured world. I think its beauty is beyond description. It beauty lies in its scenic landscapes, gorgeous valleys, snow-capped mountain peaks, beautiful meadows, etc. Rightly it is sometimes described as the “Paradise on the Earth” or the “Switzerland of Asia”. With its elegant look, scenic landscapes, many attractions, availability of adventure & sport activities, and cool & soothing climate, Kashmir is a perfect destination of north India holidays. Surly you will love to spend your holidays in Kashmir. It will be a lifetime experience. Kashmir is a favorite destination of honeymooning couples.

Varanasi, Ajmer & Pushkar – These are very famous pilgrimage centres of north India appealing devotees and tourists from all over the world. Varanasi is known for numerous Hindu Temples along with other attractions. Ajmer is widely acclaimed for its Dargah. Pushkar is famous for Brahma Temple, Rose Garden, and Pushkar Lake & Ghats. These holy towns have great place among various north India tour packages.

I hope this article will help you in planning your vacation and tours in north India.

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