Rich in ancient history, India has deep cultural roots with customs and traditions that are revered by those who visit the vast country. The enormous range of geographical locations has made India one of the top visitor destinations in the world. Few countries around the globe carve such a lasting impression on its visitors. With its cacophony of sounds, vibrant colors, and extreme contradictions, India is one destination you won’t want to miss. Here are three things that make India an excellent choice for your next vacation.
The Tourist Spots
India is geographically diverse and enjoys all the physical features and geographic locations from the Golden Sands of the Thar Desert to the monolith mountains of the Himalayas. Millions of visitors from around the world visit the famous sites and attractions of Himachal, Rajasthan, Pradesh, Goa, Tamil Nadu, and Uttaranchal. If you’re looking to relax, India is home to pristine sandy beaches, like the Juhu Beach, situated next to the JW Marriott Mumbai Juhu
India is also home to the Taj Mahal, one of the most iconic symbols of India and one of the seven wonders of the world. It was built as a memorial to the late wife of Emperor Shah Jahan and is considered to be one of the most beautiful architectural wonders to have ever been created.
India is home to one of the oldest civilization in the world that dates back to the Neolithic period. Through the centuries, India’s architecture has evolved due to the influence of the numerous dynasties and civilizations that have lived in the region. For nearly 5,000 years, India has been known for its cultural heritage and vibrant past.
The Ajanta and Ellora Caves are one of the most visited attractions in India. They date back to 200 BC and reportedly took more than 800 years to complete. The caves boast of the magnificent architectural splendors of the Buddhist monks and depict incidents of the life of Lord Buddha. The paintings that are displayed in the caves are considered to be the epitome of the creativity and craftsmanship of the sculptors of a bygone time.
There is a vast number of recipes in India that are native to the different regions. Many visitors to India are attracted to the mouthwatering and flavorful dishes the country has to offer. Indians are thought of as being vegetarians, but with the arrival of the Mughals in the 16th century, the cuisine saw the introduction of Middle Eastern influences, introducing more non-vegetarian cuisines to their menus.
The Khyber Restaurant in Mumbai is located in the art and heritage district of the city. It features North-West Frontier Province cuisine and is one of the internationally acclaimed fine-dining restaurants in the world. It has been serving local and international celebrities and distinguished personalities for more than fifty years.
No matter where in India you travel, you will feel a keen sense of adventure. Whether you choose to ride around the southern beaches of Goa or enjoy the world-renowned cuisine, India is a great place to visit for your next vacation.