India is a country that is known for its wide range of cultural heritage. The country has a total of 28 states and 8 union territories. In the 3.2 million square kilometers of India, each of its parts has its forte. Here, we will especially focus on the northern part of India. It consists of 6 states and 2 union territories. This complete combination comprises all sorts of tourist destinations. So for all the wanderlusts out there, we have listed out the top 15 places to visit in north India.
1. Kashmir – A Complete Heaven On Earth
It is undoubtedly known as the absolute heaven of earth. From beautiful snowy mountains to green valleys, you will find everything. Once you go there, its heart-melting beauty will get embedded in your memories forever. This place is picture-perfect due to its vibrant lakes and fields. Also, do not forget to taste their famous Kashmiri apples.
2. Udaipur – The City Of Lakes
Udaipur is a beautiful city of Rajasthan that has seven lakes. This city is full of museums, gardens, and forts. Some of its most attractive tourist locations are city palace, Lake Pichola, Saheliyon ki Bari. This city has also been quoted as the most romantic city on the continent of India. However, Udaipur is suitable for family, friends and couple trips.
3. Amritsar – The Capital Of Braves
Amritsar is the holy land of Sikhs. It has a great and ever-shining golden temple. Apart from its various tourist attractions, Amritsar is famous for its lip-smacking cuisines also. This place holds great importance for enthusiast patriots. The amazing vibe of Wagah border fills your nerves with the love and fire of the nation.
People who follow Buddhism or love peace call Dharamshala a Tibetan charm. It is one of the relaxing places in North India. People who are tired of their daily hectic lifestyle must visit this place at least once in a while. The whole aura of Dharamshala enlightens your soul and mind.
5. Delhi – The Capital Of India
Delhi is the ultimate capital of India has people living in it from all over India. It is small in area but constitutes large memories of India. Right from Rashtrapati Bhawan to India gate, Delhi has all of it. The city is full of encouraging people and happening places. Just take one trip to Delhi, and you will fall in love with this city.
6. Chadar Trek
Chadar trek is a beautiful place in Ladakh and is also known as Zanskar George. The mind-blowing beauty of its lakes has made it a popular tourist attraction. People from every corner of the world come to this place every year. The scenic beauty is worth the hard work you do in trekking the hills.
7. Jim Corbett National Park
Jim Corbett National Park is counted amongst the oldest National parks of India. Every year, people visit this national park in large numbers to see the famous Bengal Tigers. The park is located in the Pauri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand. It also acts as a home to many elephants, birds, leopards, etc.
8. Mathura And Vrindavan – The Land Of Radha-Krishna
The whole world praises the immortal love story of Lord Krishna and Radha. But if you want to experience that era of pure love, then Mathura and Vrindavan is the only place to do so. Both cities are full of holy temples and amazing parks. The beauty of hills and forests is just mesmerizing here.
9. Shimla – India’s Summer Reliever
When Indians are done with hot summer, they go to India’s summer reliever Shimla. It has long high mountains covered with soft white snow. This place is best for enjoying your summer vacation time with friends and family.
10. Haridwar And Rishikesh
These are one of the two most beautiful cities in north India. One is known for its high spiritual value whereas another one is always on demand due to its adventurous activities. Haridwar has a long passage of Holy River Ganga originating from the Himalayas. Visit both of them, Haridwar And Rishikesh, together to get the benefit of both spiritual and adventurous trips.
11. Chandigarh – “The City Beautiful”
Chandigarh ranks high in the list of cleanest cities in India. This is why it has received the title of “The City Beautiful”. Some of the popular attractions of this city are the Doll museum, rose garden, cactus garden, etc. Also, it surprisingly the capital of two Indian states- Punjab and Haryana.
12. Nubra Valley
The name Nubra valley originates from the Nubra River flowing across this area. It also has many sand dunes that give you the chance of enjoying camel rides. Another famous landmark of this place is the Maitreya Buddha statue situated in the Diskit Monastery.
Jodhpur is the second largest city of the royal state Rajasthan. It is primarily situated in the Thar Desert and is based on the kingdom of Marwar. The city has got so many beautiful lakes and parks. Some of the popular tourist attractions of Jodhpur are Clock Tower, Mandore Garden, Balsamand Lake, etc.
Go to Jammu and Kashmir and ask for the best place for skiing. The answer will be Patnitop. It is a place with one of the best scenic beauties of Jammu and Kashmir. The tall mountains flourish your heart with its perfect ramp. Paragliding is another forte of this place. A well-planned visit to Billo ki pawri, Naag Mandir and Kud Park are what Patnitop is all about.
15. Agra – Love memorial
Agra is most famous for having one of the Seven Wonders of the World i.e. The Taj Mahal. The city other additional attractions such as Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri. The beauty of the place is just awful. People can reach the city either via train or various deluxe bus services.