Culture and Attractions of Incredible India
India is the country, which is visited by thousands and thousands of honeymooners and vacationers from all the world every year. As this country has its features of the Greater Himalayas, making the crown of incredible India, Arabian Sea, washing the shores of it in the South, golden deserts in the West and the culture and tribes of the East, there is so much to see and do in that could retain even the fussiest of tourists busy when it comes to Tourist attractions in India and places to explore.
Attractions of India
India is home to attractions like mountains, beaches, monuments, Jungles, tropical islands, temples, a series of UNESCO World Heritage Sites and hill stations.
The stunning Taj Mahal, which is situated in Agra, attracts millions of visitors from across the world as well as the resplendent palaces and forts in Rajasthan are also the center of attraction all over the world.
Balmy hill stations in the Nilgiris, serene Backwaters of Kerala and the little emerald of Goa is popular for its beaches, nightlife and parties.
Golden Temple in Amritsar, Vaishno Devi in North and Tirupati Balaji in South are very suitable for a higher calling.
The Khajuraho, Konark, Hampi, Halebidu, and Mahabalipuram are the particular Groups of Monuments, which also form main attractions in India.
Rich Culture of India
Indian Culture, which is popular for its values and hospitality, is as ancient as the coming of human civilization into its existence. At present, it has the combination of its long richness and foreign influences. Besides being enriched in feeling, this culture is well-endowed in all the cuisines, monuments, dresses, festivals, ancient buildings and forts, dance, literature, music and many more.
Fairs & Festivals of India
Being multi-religious and multi-cultural place, India is home to various festivals, which are celebrated with rejoicing throughout the year in one part or the other of the country. A few of the most famous festivals in India are Lohri, Pongal, Bihu in January; Jaisalmer Desert Festival, Goan Carnival in February; Marwar Festival, Holi, Elephant Festival in March; Baisakhi in April; Sikkim Festival in May; Urs Fair in June; Teej and Rath Yatra in July; Eid-UL-Fitar, Kumbh Mela, Independence Day, Deepawali, Moharram, Chhat Puja, etc.
Cuisines of India
Cuisines of India is one of the most renowned cuisines of the world. Being extremely varied, Indian cuisines differ from place to place. Due to the religious aspects, vegetarian food is very common, but Zafrani Pulao and Chicken Tandoori are world renowned meals of India. The specific of the place as well as the most renowned food of India is offered by Heritage Hotels, five star hotels, resorts and all other places for staying in India. In the preparation of food in India, a lot of herbs and spices are used. East India is renowned for its seafood and dishes prepared of fish. Goa is also famous for seafood and its Pomfret fish fried is actually mouth watering. India is famous for having rich Muglai, Gujarati food, Hyderabadi food, Rajasthani food, spicy Kashmiri Food, Punjabi food, etc. The most famous snack in India is Samosa, which is a variety of pastry stuffed with cheese, potato, chickpea, mushroom or even minced meat.
Shopping in India
India is the country, which is called a paradise for shoppers and bargaining is a custom here. Customers always get a better price when they make a bargain (except cigarettes and food) and they can find several charming and exotic souvenirs in India. In shopping list, the top things in India are jewelry, carpets, herbs, textile products, pottery, metal crafts, wood crafts, stones, paintings, etc. Several things are less and less costly than various other countries in the globe. The most popular shopping centers in India are Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, Kolkata and many more.
Wild Life in India
In terms of animals, India, which is home to a great fauna comprising 340 mammals, 1,200 birds and also a flora of 13,000 varieties of flowering plants, is one of the 12 mega diverse regions in the world. In this way, the wildlife of India is both varied and rich. The 4% of India’s land is covered by more than 90 national parks and at least 482 wildlife sanctuaries.
Best Time to Visit India
The best time to explore India is from November to February.