Are you looking for destinations to add to your list? In this article I am sharing the top 30 best places to visit in India.
1. Goa, India
Top Attractions to visit in Goa
- Calangute Beach
- Aguada Fort
- Chapora Fort
- Basilica of Bom Jesus
- Mangeshi Temple
- Dudhsagar Waterfalls
- Arpora Night Market
- Grand Island
- Baga Beach
Things to Do in Goa
- Explore the beaches of Goa.
- Hot Air Balloon Safari in Goa.
- Scuba Diving in Goa.
- Ayurveda Treatment in Goa.
- Water Scooters in Goa.
- Banana Boat Rides in Goa.
- Jet Skiing in Goa.
- Enjoy the Nightlife in Goa.
Best Time to Visit Goa
From November to March. In Goa there are many festivals and fairs are celebrating in December like: Sunburn Festival, Goa Carnivals and others also.
2. Leh, India
Top Attractions to Visit in Leh
Leh Palace, Spituk Monastery, Thiksey Monastery, Hemis Monastery, Sangam Valley, Pangong Lake, Jama Masjid, Nubra Valley.
Things to Do in Leh
- Explore the oldest and largest Buddhist Monastery at Nubra – Diskit Monastery.
- Take a bike ride on highest motorable road in the world – Khardung La Pass.
- Go on a Jeep Safari.
- Attend famous fairs & festivals of Leh.
- Shopping at Local markets of Leh.
- Enjoy Camel Safari.
Best Time to Visit Leh
Summer is the best time to visit Leh. From the month of April to July you can easily visit Leh and able to take part in all the adventurous activities of Leh such as Jeep Safari, Camel Safari, Motor biking and so many others.
Top Attractions to visit in Andaman Islands
Radhanagar Beach, Ross and Smith Beach, Laxmanpur Beach, Cellular Jail National Memorial, Museum Circuit, North Bay Beach, Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park, Elephant Beach, Forest Museum.
Things to Do in Andaman Islands
- Enjoy Scuba Diving & Sea Walking at famous beaches of Andaman.
- Enjoy the thrill of Snorkeling.
- Birdwatching at Chidiya Tapu.
- Shopping at Aberdeen Bazaar.
- Take a boat Ride at Mayabunder.
- Take a Helicopter tour.
- Trekking to Mundapahad at Chidiatapu.
- Take a Cruise ride from Port Blair to Havelock Island.
- Stay in a beach resorts in Neil Island.
- Sunset at Laxmanpur beach.
Best Time to Visit Andaman Islands
From October to May is the ideal time to visit Andaman Islands.
4. Varanasi, India
Top Attractions in Varanasi
Assi Ghat, Dashashwamedh Ghat, Manikarnika Ghat, Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Tulsi Manas Temple, Durga Temple, Ramnagar Fort & Museum, Chunar Fort, Sarnath, Bharat Kala Bhavan Museum, Man Mandir Observatory.
Things to Do in Varanasi
- Take a early morning boat ride and holy in River Ganges.
- Watching Sunset at the ghats of Varansi.
- Witness the Ganga Aarti Ceremony in the evening.
- Sightseeing tour to Sarnath.
- Shopping at local market of Varanasi.
- Try the local street food of Varanasi
Best time to visit Varanasi
Winters is the best time to explore the beauty of Varanasi. The weather of Varanasi is pleasant during day time From November to March.
5. Agra, India
Top Attractions in Agra
Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Mehtab Bagh, Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, Kinari Bazaar, Fatehpur Sikri, Ram Bagh Garden, Akbar’s Tomb Sikandra, Jama Masjid.
Things to Do in Agra
- Enjoy The Sunset On Yamuna River.
- Shopping at Kinari Bazar.
- Explore unique Mughal Heritage Walk.
- Try Agra ka Petha most famous things in Agra.
Best Time to Visit Agra
The perfect time to visit Agra is October to March.
6. Thar Desert, India
- Staying overnight in a Desert Camp
- Camel riding
- traditional cultural performances
- Star Gazing
Best Time to Visit Thar Desert, rajasthan
October to February is the best time for visiting Thar Desert.
7. Rishikesh, India
Top Attractions in Rishikesh
Laxman Jhula, Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Beatles Ashram, Neer Garh Waterfall, Swarg Ashram, Rishi Kund, Geeta Bhawan, Vashishta Gufa, Trayambakeshwar Temple, Kunjapuri Temple, Rajaji National Park.
Things to Do in Rishikesh
- River Rafting is the must to do things in Rishikesh.
- Camping & Bonfire at beside of River Ganges.
- Ayurveda Body Massages & Spa.
- Go on trekking.
- Witness the Ganga aarti at Triveni Ghats.
- Try some adventure sports like Bungee Jumping, Paragliding, Mountain Biking and more.
Best time to visit Rishikesh
You can visit Rishikesh throughout the year. From May and Juneweather of Rishikesh is little bit hot. But most of the tourists visit Rishikesh during summer because it is the best time for river rafting, camping and other adventure sports.
During monsoon, the city celebrates the festival of Savan. If you want to explore the natural beauty of Rishikesh and enjoy the different activities like rock climbing, so I recommend you visit Reshikesh in winters.
8. McLeodGanj, India
Top Attractions in McLeodGanj
Masroor Temple, Triund, Bhagsu Falls, Nechung Monastery, Guna Devi Temple, Sunset Point, St. John’s Church, Indrahar Pass, Vipassana Meditation Centre, Maharana Pratap Sagar Lake, Kangra Fort, Dharamshala, Tibet Museum, Dharamkot.
Things to do in McLeodGanj
- Boat ride in the Dal Lake.
- Sopping at local markets.
- Experience Yoga Sessions & Spa therapies.
- Enjoy cultural shows and Tibetan dance at Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts.
- Trekking to Triund.
- Cooking Classes in Lhamo’s Kitchen.
- Explore the natural beauty at Dharamkot Village.
Best time to visit McLeodganj
Best time to visit McLeodganj is from March to June in Summer and From October to February in Winter. Avoid to visit McLeodganj during Monsoon Seasons.
9. Coorg, India
Top Attractions in Coorg
Abbey Falls, Brahmagiri Peak, Dubare Elephant Camp, Iruppu Falls, Nagarhole National Park, Chettalli, Raja’s Seat, Mandalpatti Viewpoint, Bylakuppe, Namdroling monastery, Barapole River.
Things to do in Coorg
- Trekking in Coorg at Brahmagiri Hill Trek , Pushpagiri Trek.
- Jeep Safari to Nishani Hills.
- Explore the coffee plantation.
- River Rafting at Barapole River.
- Visit Madikeri fort.
- Witness the beauty of Tibetan Golden temple.
- Taste the best coffees of India in Coorg.
Best time to visit Coorg
You can visit Coorg throughout the year. From October to April is the ideal time to visit Coorg.
10. Jim Corbett National Park, India
Top Attractions in Jim Corbett National Park
Corbett Museum, Garjia Temple, Corbett Fall, Sita Bani, Ramnagar, Kalagarh Dam, Kosi River.
Things to do in Jim Corbett National Park
- Elephant Safari.
- Bird Watching at Pangot.
- Trekking at Sitabani.
- River Rafting in Kosi.
- Night stay at Dhikala Forest House.
- Explore Wildlife with Jungle Safari.
- Adventure activities like Paragliding and Kayaking in Bhimtal.
Best time to visit Jim Corbett National Park
Winters ( From October to June) are the best time to visit Jim Corbett National Park.