Explore Culture, Tradition and Heritage of North India
Posted Sep 11 2013 12:42pm
Northern Indian states offer a distinctive travel experience to visitors. North India presents beautiful geographical regions namely Indo-Gangetic Plain and the Himalayas. The place is associated with the legendary history of the Mughal, Maurya, Sikh, Sur, Gupta, Maratha and British Empires. Delhi, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Jammu Kashmir and Uttarakhand are lovely states of North region of India.
Uttarakhand:The state is divided into 2 regions – Garhwal Division and Kumaon Division. The place is filled with natural beauty. Uttarakhand is famous for its Chardham Yatra – Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath. These are four sacred places for Hindu religion. Apart from these shrines number of temples are scattered in every nook and corner of the state. Uttarakhand is well known as ‘Land of the gods’. Haridwar, Rishikesh, the Valley of Flowers, Ramgarh, Nainital, Corbett National Park and Chopta are bewitching destinations in the state.
Jammu Kashmir:It is located at northernmost region of India. : Jammu, the Kashmir valley and Ladakh are three major regions of this state. Srinagar is the summer capital of Jammu & Kashmir. The place is famous over the world for its handicraft products and dry fruits. Beautiful mountains and holy shrines located in Jammu attract thousands of tourists . During winters landscape of Ladakh is covered with blanket of snows. ‘Little Tibet’ is the nickname of Ladakh. One can explore the unique culture of Buddhist here. The scenic beauty of DAL LAKE in Srinagar mesmerizes tourists.
Uttar Pradesh:Varanasi a holy town situated in Uttar Pradesh and located on the bank of River Ganga is the most important place for Hindu Religion. Scores of devotees visit the place every day. The place has strong history and ancient culture. Holy dip in Ganga River believed that it washes one’s sin. Agra is another pretty city located in the state and famous all over the globe for its three UNESCO World Heritage Sites – Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri
Delhi:Delhi is the capital city of India and one of the most visited places by globetrotters. The city presents varieties of tourist places and markets where one can experience shopping. Attractive places in Delhi are India Gate, Lotus Temple, Rashtrapati Bhawan, Jamali Kamali Mosque & Tomb, Akshardham Temple, Qutab Minar, Lodi Garden, Jama Masjid and Red Fort. Enjoy shopping at Chadni Chowk, Karol Bagh, Chawri Bazaar and Palika Bazaar.
North India tour agents offer various types of packages at irressistable rate to explore cities of northern India thoroughly with full enthusiasm.