Northern India is full of tourist attractions. Here you will find various tourism options but the best part of tourism in this region is cultural heritage tourism. You will find many historical, cultural, religious and heritage sites in this region that attract the visitors from all over the world. You will enjoy here lots and treasure the experience of lifetime. Here is brief information about some popular heritage attractions to see on North India tour. Have a look at them.
Taj Mahal, Agra
Taj Mahal is a wonderful monument in Agra in Uttar Pradesh state. It is a white marble mausoleum monument built for Queen Mumtaz Mahal by her husband Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. Completely constructed with high quality graceful white marble the Taj is internationally famous for its matchless beauty. It is the finest example of Mughal architecture and universally admired as one of the masterpieces of the world’s heritage Jumma Mubarak dua. It is also declared as the World Heritage Site by UNESCO. It is also one of the Seven Wonders of the World. It is also called the Symbol of Love because it is built by emperor in the remembrance of love and his most darling wife. You can see the best beauty of this love monument during sunrise, sunset and full moonlit night. Taj Mahal remains closed on Fridays. Just about 2.5 km northwest of the Taj Mahal, there is Agra Fort that is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site and very popular among tourists.
Forts & Monuments, Jaipur
Forts & Monuments of Jaipur (the capital city of Rajasthan) are very popular among tourists. Jaipur enjoys huge footfalls because of its magnificent forts, palaces, temples, and historical monuments. City Palace Complex is the most remarkable architecture in the city. Chandra Mahal, Mubarak Mahal, Govind Devji Temple, Museum, etc are main attractions inside the palace complex. Other attractions to see in Jaipur include Amber Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Hawa Mahal (the Palace of Winds), Jal Mahal, Jantar Mantar Observatory (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), Albert Hall Museum, Raj Mandir Cinema, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Moti Doongri Ganesh Temple, Galtaji, Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh & Palace, etc. There are also some heritage hotels in this city which are popular among vacationers and tourists.
Red Fort, Qutub Minar and Humayun’s Tomb in Delhi
Red Fort, Qutub Minar and Humayun’s Tomb are UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Delhi. These historical monuments are very popular among tourists and visited by a number of tourists each year. These are among most sought after attractions for cultural heritage tourism during north India travel tour. Lotus Temple (the most visited monument in the world), Rajghat Gandhi Memorial, India Gate War Memorial, Akshardham Temple & Cultural Complex, etc are some other heritage attractions to see in the national capital Delhi.
There are many other heritage attractions in North India you can see during your trip. A reliable India travel agent can plan your trip to northern India in most enjoyable way.