Places you should visit in India

Places you should visit in India 

India is a country where you will find a diverse culture and groups of people. Every year, many tourists visit the country to see its beautiful landmarks and picturesque heritage sites that are renowned across the world. So, if you’re looking for places to visit this summer, here are some of the places in India you should visit: 

Kashmir 

Despite the chaotic political and military landscape in Kashmir, it’s an uncontested fact that it’s one of the most beautiful places in India. Also known as ‘the heaven on earth’, Kashmir boasts pristine lakes, verdant woodlands, evergreen forests and a magnificent view of the Himalayan and Pir-Panjal ranges. When you visit Kashmir, you’ll be struck by its beauty and charm. 

If you’re an outdoor enthusiast, Kashmir offers places where you can do activities such as trekking, skiing and river rafting. Furthermore, there are also several restaurants where you can have authentic Kashmiri cuisine. Here are some of the places to visit in the area: 

  • Srinagar
  • Pahalgam
  • Gulmarg
  • Sonmarg
  • Aru and Betaab Valley 
  • Gurez Valley. 

Ladakh 

Ladakh is a place where you can find beautiful mountain ranges, turquoise alpine lakes and mesmerizing valleys where ancient Buddhists meditate. Aside from the beautiful views, Ladakh is also rife with wildlife species in the biggest national parks in the country. If you love outdoor activities, the area can accommodate mountain biking, camping, river rafting, trekking and peak climbing adventures. For foodies, there are a lot of restaurants in the area where you can taste delicious Indian cuisine. 

Here are some of the places you can visit in Ladakh:

  • Leh 
  • Pangong Lake
  • Tsomoriri 
  • Tso Kar 
  • Nubra Valley 
  • Zanskar Valley 

Delhi 

India’s capital is a fortress where you can see the magnificent landmarks of India. What makes Delhi a unique place is that you will see a mix of contemporary and traditional India in the city. If you like visiting malls and shopping, Delhi has the most luxurious malls where you can find high-end brands. 

Here are some of the places you can visit in Delhi: 

  • Humanyun’s Tomb
  • Jama Masjid
  • India Gate
  • Qutub Minar
  • Red Fort 
  • Nizamuddin Dargah 
  • Chandni Chowk 
  • Raj Ghat
  • Lotus Temple
  • Akshardham Temple 
  • Dilli Haat.

Sikkim 

Located in the Northeastern part of India, Sikkim is a gem where you can find the world’s third-highest mountain, Kanchenjunga. If you want to experience a laid back vacation, this place is teeming with hotels and charming bed and breakfasts you can enjoy. 

Most people who visit Sikkim are looking forward to meditating in its quiet sanctuaries that are also used by Buddhist monks. If you want to meditate, there are a lot of temples that you can visit. Additionally, if you want to engage in active adventures, there are also places in Sikkim where you can do rock climbing, rafting and trekking. 

Places to visit in Sikkim: 

  • Gangtok
  • Yuksom
  • Yumthang Valley
  • Tsomgo Lake
  • Nathu La
  • Pelling
  • Lachung
  • Ravangla
  • Rumtek Monastery
  • Namchi
  • Do-Drul Chorten
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Botanical Garden
  • Zuluk