India is known as the land of culture, delicious food, amazing beauty and world heritage sites. And it can be tough for you to choose the perfect holiday destination from over 1600 cities and towns in this beautiful India.
India is known as the land of culture, delicious food, amazing beauty and world heritage sites. And it can be tough for you to choose the perfect holiday destination from over 1600 cities and towns in this beautiful India. That is why today we bring you a list of some such beautiful cities of India, which you can include in your travel list.
Delhi- The Dilwali city
Delhi being the national capital of India has a good blend of rich cultural history and cosmopolitan world. From the bustling streets of Old Delhi to the long stretched connectivity of the Delhi Metro, the city boasts of its own beauty.
There are one tourist place to visit in Delhi, whether it is Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb, Jama Masjid, Red Fort, India Gate, Lotus Temple, Akshardham Temple, Bangla Sahib, Jantar Mantar, Agrasen Ki Baoli etc. or shopping. There should be famous markets like Sarojini Nagar and Lajpat Nagar.
In Delhi, you will get to see everything from small to big. The best thing about visiting Delhi is that it is well connected to the metro network everywhere. You can also visit many places in Delhi for free.
Mumbai- The City of Dreams
Mumbai, formerly called Bombay, is the city of dreams which is situated on one side of the Indian coast. Ironically, it is the largest slum in Asia as well as the home of Asia’s richest man Mukesh Ambani.
There are a lot of places to visit in Mumbai which include Marine Drive, Colaba Causeway, Gateway of India, Juhu Beach, Haji Ali Dargah and many more. Here you can explore classic restaurants, markets and beautiful temples. The Elephanta Cave, a world heritage site in Mumbai that you must visit, is situated on the Gharapuri Island and is just a few kilometers away.
Pune – Beautiful City
Pune is one of the most serene and beautiful metro cities of India which is situated in the state of Maharashtra. It is the second largest city of the state which is very popular among tourists for its natural beauty and peaceful environment.
You can spend a great time with your loved ones in this metro city of India. The most famous tourist destination in Pune is the Western Ghats which is a perfect destination for those who like to spend some time amidst lush greenery and serene surroundings.
It is a UNESCO declared World Heritage Site with countless waterfalls, dense forests, misty mountains, exotic range of flowers and everything that nature has gifted us. Other places to visit in Pune are Shivneri Fort, Aga Khan Palace, Parvati Hill Temple, Rajgarh Fort, Shaniwar Wada and Osho Ashram.
Chennai- The Detroit Of India
Chennai is a stunning metro city in India which is located on the Coromandel Coast and was earlier also known as Madras. It is the capital of the state of Tamil Nadu and one of the most important cities of the South in terms of education, culture, history and economy. Chennai is also known as the cultural capital of the South.
You can find it because of the interesting and culturally immersed temples, colonial era museums, monuments and serene Marina Beach. The specialty of Marina Beach is that it is the longest beach in India and the second largest beach in the world.
Government Museum, Breezy Beach, Marundeshwara Temple, Arignar Anna Zoological Park, Valluvar Kottam and Elliot’s Beach are some of the major tourist attractions in Chennai that you must visit when you visit this beautiful metro city in India.
Kolkata is a combination of roads and serene ghats along the banks of the Hooghly River. Kolkata has its own charm; People here are more into football than cricket, they love Rabindranath Tagore’s poems more than any remix of Bollywood songs and prefer to eat puchka on the banks of Hooghly than stay in their luxurious apartment.
Once you come to this metro city of India, you will surely find other cities faded. The tourist attractions of Kolkata are Victoria Memorial, Fort William Kolkata, Belur Math, Howrah Bridge, Indian Museum and Science City Kolkata etc.
Most of the buildings and tourist places in Kolkata still have the impression of the colonial era. Kolkata was the capital of British India for a long time before it was shifted to Delhi.
Bangalore- The Garden City of India
Bengaluru is not only one of the best metro cities in India but also the most advanced and developed city in the country. This city is known for IT company. Apart from being technologically advanced, it is also known for its pleasant weather, attractive parks and serene lakes.
Places to visit in Bangalore include Bangalore Palace, which you must have seen in many Bollywood movies like – Cubbon Park, MG Road, Lal Bagh, Bannerghatta National Park and UB City Mall etc.