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North India Tours, Travel & Activities

North India has been the historical centre of the Maurya, Gupta, Pala, Harsha, Mughal, Sur, Sikh and British Indian Empires. It has a diverse culture, and includes the Hindu pilgrimage centers of Char Dham, Haridwar, Varanasi, Ayodhya, Mathura, Allahabad, Vaishno Devi and Pushkar, the Buddhist pilgrimage centers of Sarnath and Kushinagar, the Sikh Golden Temple as well as many world heritage sites

North India Tours, Travel & Activities

Popular Destinations: AgraAmritsarDharmasalaHardiwarJaipur
JaisalmerJodhpurLehLucknowManaliNew DelhiRishikesh

• Agra

Agra Tours, Travel to India

Agra is a major tourist destination because of its many splendid Mughal-era buildings, most notably the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri, all three of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Agra is included on the Golden Triangle tourist circuit, along with Delhi and Jaipur. The city was first mentioned in the epic Mahabharata, where it was called Agrevana (meaning the border of the forest) …

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• Delhi

Discover New Delhi, North India

Don't let your first impressions of Delhi stick like a sacred cow in a traffic jam: get behind the madcap façade and discover the inner peace of a city rich with culture, architecture and human diversity, deep with history and totally addictive to epicureans. Both Old and New Delhi exert a beguiling charm on visitors. Lose yourself unwinding the secrets of the city's Mughal past in the labyrinthine streets of Old Delhi before emerging into the wide open spaces of imperial New Delhi, with its ordered governmental vistas and generous leafy avenues …

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• Jaipur

Jaipur Tours, Travel to India

Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan, was founded in 1727 and constructed on principles of geometric harmony, making it one of the only planned cities in the world. Colorful bazaars and impressive forts and palaces give the Pink City an allure and a spirit different from any other locale in India. Located at a distance of 260 km from the Indian capital New Delhi, it forms a part of the Golden Triangle tourist circuit along with Agra …

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• Jodhpur

Jodhpur Tours, Travel to India

During the British Raj, the state of Jodhpur had the largest land area of any in Rajputana. Jodhpur prospered under the peace and stability that were a hallmark of this era. Jodhpur's attractions include Mehrangarh Fort, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jaswant Thada , Ghanta Ghar and Machiya Safari Park …

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• Udaipur

Udaipur Tours, Travel to India

With the nickname City of Lakes, the city of Udaipur in the Indian state of Rajasthan is considered one of the most seductive, beautiful cities on the subcontinent. Ornate temples and white marble palaces abound, all reflected on the glassy waters of Lake Pichola. Known for its history, culture, scenic locations and the Rajput-era palaces, Udaipur was founded in 1553 …

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• Varanasi

Varanasi Tours, Travel to India

Varanasi grew as an important industrial centre, famous for its muslin and silk fabrics, perfumes, ivory works, and sculpture. Buddha is believed to have founded Buddhism here around 528 BC when he gave his first sermon, "The Setting in Motion of the Wheel of Dharma", at nearby Sarnath. The city's religious importance continued to grow in the 8th century, when Adi Shankara established the worship of Shiva as an official sect of Varanasi …

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» Amritsar

Amritsar Tours, Travel to India

Amritsaris home to the Harmandir Sahib (commonly known as the Golden Temple), the spiritual and cultural center for the Sikh religion. This important Sikh shrine attracts more visitors than the Taj Mahal with more than 100,000 visitors on week days alone and is the most popular destination for non-resident Indians (NRI) in the whole of India. The city also houses the Akal Takht, the highest seat of earthly authority of the Khalsa, and the committee responsible for the upkeep of Gurdwaras …

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» Dharmasala

Dharmasala Tours, Travel to India

Explore the Dharmasala area, which offers plenty to a traveller - lofty snow peaks, deep gorges, lush green valleys, fast-flowing rivers, enchanting mountain lakes, flower-bedecked meadows, beautiful ancient temples and monasteries. A tour will give you a chance to explore the culture and heritage of this area. The Tibetans settled in Dharamsala in 1960, as His Holiness the Dalai Lama had to flee Tibet in 1959 and the Prime Minister of India allowed Him and some of His followers to settle in McLeod Ganj (a suburb of Dharamshala) …

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» Hardiwar

Hardiwar Tours, Travel to India

Haridwar Sightseeing Day Tour is a full day tour that takes you to the famous and interesting places of Haridwar, including Bara Bazaar, Pashupati Nath Temple, Mansa Devi Temple (by cable car), Jain Temple, Pawan Dham Temple and Shantikunj Ashram. In the evening, we will visit Har Ki Pauri for the famous Ganges ceremony. Later we will visit Pashupati Nath Temple, Mansa Devi Temple by cable car, Jain Temple, Pawan Dham Temple and Shantikunj Ashram …

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» Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer Tours, Travel to India

Once known as the sleepy desert city, Jaisalmer has now turned up as one of the major tourist destinations of India. Nestled right in the middle of quaint Thar Desert, the Jaisalmer city is scattered across the desert land of Rajasthan. You can visit the Sand Dunes of the great Thar desert, enjoy an exciting Camel safari to reach the heart of the desert and visit Gadi Sagar Lake, Golden Fort and famous havelis in Jaisalmer. Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city …

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» Leh

Leh Tours, Travel to India

Ladhak Region of the Great Northwestern Himalayas is one of the most pristine tourist destinations of the world. During your 6-day tour in Leh and other parts of Ladhak, you will see the happy faces of the local people who follow Buddhism. You will drive through snow-capped mountains on the world's highest motorable road and see some majestic monasteries and palaces and yaks and the bactrin camels. On the first day of the tour, it is important for you to rest for a few hours at the hotel to acclimate …

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» Lucknow

Lucknow Tours, Travel to India

Lucknow is the capital of Uttar Pradesh and also a center for Urdu poetry and courtly diction. This half-day private tour will show you most of the popular attractions including La Martiniere College, Residency, Asafi Imambara and Hussainabad Imambara. Visit Bara Immambara (Asafi Imambara). It is an imambara complex in Lucknow built by Asaf-ud-Daula, a Nawab of Lucknow in 1784. Bara means big and an imambara is a shrine built by Shia Muslims for the purpose of Azadari …

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» Manali

Manali Tours, Travel to India

Join us for the full-day hike to Pandu Ropa in Manali! Let our local guide show you one of the best hiking destinations in Manali. It might be a challenging hike, but offers some of the best views of the Kullu and Manali Valley. You walk through the forest of evergreen pine trees and cross the tree line to hike up the Alpine Meadows. Pandu Ropa lies at about 3500m. In the summer, you might come across several herds of sheep on this route and, especially in June and July, the ground here turns into a colorful carpet of Himalayan Flora …

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» Rishikesh

Rishikesh Tours, Travel to India

This private walking tour will take you to experience the real charm of Rishikesh and learn more about the culture and religion. As Rishikesh is a small town, walking is the best way to visit many important destinations. You will see Lakshman Jhula Bridge, Market, River Ganga, Ram Jhula and some ashrams and temples. The highlights of this tour is the Ganga Aarti Ceremony in Parmarth Niketan. During the tour you will not only learn about Rishikesh but also the importance of the Ganga & Hindu religion …

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» Shimla

Shimla Tours, Travel to India

Shimla is the most fabulous hill station of India, well-known for its unique beauty and serenity. The landscape at a height of approximately 2200 meters (7200 ft) has a number of attractions, that will tell you a lot about the region. During the walk you will explore a number of old buildings, such as Gaiety Theater, General Post Office, Bantony, Betink's Castle, Imperial Bank, Railway Board Building, Gorton Castle, Knockdrin, Kennedy Cottage, Sanatorium, Cecil Hotel, and the Indian Institute of Advanced Study …

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» Srinagar

Srinagar Tours, Travel to India

Soak yourself in the picturesque beauty of Kashmir, with a tour to its famous places, Srinagar and Gulmarg. Experience the magic of nature with a shikara ride on Dal Lake and stroll in the royal Mughal gardens. Embrace nature's beauty during a ride in the Gulmarg Gondola and then, explore the 110-year old St. Mary's Church. Thereafter, visit the much-famed Gulmarg Golf Club to witness its lush greenery and serene environs …

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North India has been the historical center of many empires. It has a diverse culture, and includes the Hindu pilgrimage centers of Char Dham, Haridwar, Mathura, Allahabad and Varanasi, the Buddhist Mahabodhi Temple, the Sikh Golden Temple and the Muslim pilgrimage destination of Ajmer, as well as world heritage sites such as the Valley of flowers, Khajuraho, Bhimbetka Caves, Qutb Minar and the Taj Mahal …

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North India known natively as Uttar Bha-rat/Aryavarta or Shuma-li- Hindusta-n, is a loosely defined region consisting of the northern part of India. In a broader sense, North India includes northern and most of eastern India and the Indus Valley of Pakistan. The dominant geographical features of North India are the Indo-Gangetic Plain and the Himalayas, which demarcate the region from Tibet and Central Asia …

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