Holidays to India
A holiday to India will be a truly unforgettable journey of discovery. It is a country that has so much to offer, this amidst possessing some of the most amazing beaches and spectacular sights. It is a country that will awaken each and every one of your senses and leave you wanting more, the reason why so many tourists return year after year.
History & Culture on India Holidays:
India is vast, the seventh largest country in the world. It is a country with a diverse range of cultures, languages and religions. The architecture is truly spectacular, the palaces grandiose and of course where you will find the wondrous world famous Taj Mahal. In the vibrant cities everywhere you look on the streets you will be met by an explosion of fantastic rich colours in the bazaars and markets, whilst the smell of heavenly aromatic spices continually lingers in the air. Music and dance is part of the culture, and the perpetual festivals are a joy.
Highlights of India Holidays:
The best places to go in India for a holiday, depend on your interests and tastes. You may prefer to visit Goa for an unbeatable beach holiday. It boasts the most stunning coastline. Pristine beaches fringed with swaying palm trees, fabulous sands and a perfect crystal clear azure sea.
Varanasi is known as the cultural capital of India and is the oldest inhabited city in the world. This very holy place is situated to the north of India, on the banks of the sacred river Ganges. It is a place of pilgrimage, where many worshippers come from far and wide to visit on a daily basis.
To the North of India you will find The Himalayas, this largely unexploited area is home to snow-capped mountains and lush green forests. It can now also pride itself on the fact that its relatively new National Wildlife Park has been classed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
For those looking for a more active holiday in India, in the North West the bustling cities of Delhi, Jaipur and Agra can be found within the Golden Triangle. Delhi being the capital of India is a cosmopolitan city, tending to be dynamic and fast paced.
Jaipur is known as the ‘Pink City of India’. Tourists in Jaipur are met by spectacular displays of art and architecture. Majestic palaces, spiritual temples and impressive fortresses. You will find hand crafted goods in abundance and some of the best bazaars India has to offer.
Nature & Wildlife on India Holidays:
India boasts some of the most fantastic wildlife parks, Thekkady in Kerala has the largest sanctuary. Here you will find tigers, elephants and a host of other animals in their natural habitat. Kerala is known as God’s own Country, because of its beauty. It is also renowned for its backwaters. Lakes, canals and lagoons that all intertwine down the coastal towns and merge into the Arabian Sea.
Whether you are looking for an amazing adventure holiday, the best holiday destination for a romantic honeymoon or an entertaining family holiday, then India is the optimum choice.
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