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25 Best Places to Visit in India

Manali Oak Jun 11, 2024
Featuring a blend of history and modernism, this city is one of the most sought-after destinations by tourists the world over.
  • Qutub Minar
  • India Gate
  • Red Fort
Home to one of the 7 wonders of the world and many other monuments, here you will find a display of Mughal architecture.
  • Taj Mahal
  • Agra Fort
  • Fatehpur Sikri
Known as the Pink City, Jaipur is famous for its palaces and forts. Forming the Golden Triangle with Delhi and Agra, it is among the most visited cities in India.
  • Jantar Mantar
  • Hawa Mahal
  • Amber Fort
A spiritual and cultural center for the Sikhs, this city lets you experience hospitality and a patriotic zeal.
  • Golden Temple
  • Jallianwala Bagh
  • Wagah-Attari Border
India's largest city and known as its entertainment and financial capital, Mumbai is a popular travel destination of world renown.
  • Gateway of India
  • Marine Drive
  • Elephanta Caves
It is among the most-visited places by tourists across the globe, known for its amazing coastline and beautiful beaches. Some are pristine and peaceful while some are party destinations.
  • Baga Beach
  • Palolem Beach
  • Panaji
This hill station in Kerala is a world famous tourist spot, known for its tea plantations and scenic beauty.
  • Eravikulam National Park
  • Attukad Waterfalls
  • Tea Museum
A hill station with a pleasant weather, snow-covered mountains, beautiful lakes and greenery, Shimla is every traveler's delight. It houses South East Asia's largest natural ice skating rink.
  • Kalka Shimla Railway
  • Jakhoo Hill
  • Green Valley
Located on the banks of River Ganga, Varanasi is regarded as the oldest living city on the planet. This city is a popular travel destination for pilgrims in India and abroad.
  • River Ganga
  • Ghats of Varanasi
  • Bharat Mata Temple
Known for the snow-covered Kanchenjunga mountain ranges and tea estates, Darjeeling is titled as Queen of the Hills. It is one of the popular tourist places in India.
  • Mt. Kanchenjunga
  • Tiger Hill
  • Himalayan Mountaineering Institute

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After these 10 must-visit cities of India, take a look at some other great travel destinations based on the type of traveler you are. Find 3 best in each category.
Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
  • White water rafting on River Ganga
  • Trekking in the Himalayas
  • Scuba diving in Andaman
For Thrill Seekers
  • Tigers at the Jim Corbett National Park
  • Rhinos at the Kaziranga National Park
  • Elephants at the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
Wildlife Experiences
  • Gokarna, Karnataka
  • Lakshadweep Islands
  • Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu
For Beach Lovers
  • Valley of Flowers, Uttarakhand
  • Dal Lake, Jammu and Kashmir
  • Coorg, Karnataka
For Nature Lovers
  • Sun Temple, Konark
  • Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh
  • Ajanta Ellora Caves, Maharashtra
Art and History Aficionados
India is an amazing country to visit. It is  geographically and culturally diverse, and for every type of tourist, it has something to offer.