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12 destinations in India that will please your travel desires

How much ever we are relaxed or happy-go-lucky in life, stress finds its way somehow. The constant work pressure, family problems, and tensions make our brain lethargic. Like any other body parts it also requires rejuvenation and tranquility. Travelling is the ultimate solution to every possible issue as it provides food to our psyche, soul, and sight.

As Marcel Proust has rightly said, ” The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes”. There are innumerable reasons people travel, some do for forming new social bonding, personal growth, acquiring knowledge and exposure to other’s cultural heritage. So gift yourself a leisure time by keeping behind all your worries and indulge in this 12 mesmerizing travel destinations


Situated in Bhatkal taluk of Uttara Kannada district, Karnataka. This place boasts of having the 2nd largest Lord Shiva statue in the world. This temple originated due to a famous tale of Ravana being granted a boon to acquire Atma-Linga by Lord Shiva but failing to get it he throws various parts at different locations and the final piece of cloth placed over the Atma-Linga gets thrown at Murudeshwar. It also has 20 storied Gopura that treats 123 feet statue of Lord Mahadeva from top of it and also a peaceful sight of the coast of the Arabian sea.

2. Apsarakonda

Situated in honnavar, Uttara Kannada in the state of Karnataka, Apsarakonda is an astounding place to see. The word “Apsarakonda” means ponds of fairies and angels. The story that exists behind this place is that it was selected by fairies and angels to bath and have leisure time. The two major attraction of this place is beautiful waterfalls and visually stunning garden. Apsarakonda grants the joy of experiencing nature at its best.

3. Manali 

Situated in the Himalayan region of northern Himachal Pradesh, Manali provides a great combination of adventure, fun, and joy as one can satisfy their escapade hunger of rafting, trekking, mountain climbing, and paragliding. This place serves various delights like perfect family time, amusement with friends and a high romantic value for new married couples as well.

4. Andaman 

Situated on the coast of the Bay of Bengal, it is an island under the Indian union territory. Andaman serves with bountiful of flora and fauna. The transparent blue sea, beaches, greenwoods, vegetations, and underwater species makes this place an ideal spot to get lost in the captivating landscape. The sea is a home to different species of marine life and colorful coral reefs bestowing an excellent opportunity for scuba diving. 

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5. Pondicherry

 Situated in the southeast of Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry is an Indian union territory. It boasts of rich french style architecture with a blend of Tamilian culture. This place has an ample number of sightseeing fun to offer like amazing beaches, french villas, cafes, historical monuments, museums, churches, and temples. This place is a perfect union of mixed lifestyle that can blow your mind away at every single spot you see.

6. Lonavala

Situated in the western part of Pune district in the state of Maharashtra, Lonavala is an enchanting hill station with lots of greenery, primitive Buddhist customs and arts. This place gets more significance during the rainy season as during this time Lonavala shapes itself into a spectacular beauty along with wet smell of soil and a cool breeze. One can enjoy a stay at resorts to experience the beautiful lakes, waterfalls, dams, and valleys.

7. Mahabaleshwar

Situated in the western ghats of Satara district in the state of Maharashtra, it is a charming hilly region and a favorite among travel enthusiasts and tourists. It offers rich Indian architecture like temples and forts. A unique vision can be stumbled upon when you get to see the 5 rivers (Koyna, Krishna, Veena, Savitri, and Gayatri) link up with one another. The hypnotizing lakes, hills, waterfalls, and cliffs guarantee a perfect time.

8. Goa

Situated in the west of India, it is a state under Indian union territory. Goa is an ultimate holiday destination of foreigners, film stars as well as common people. It is very famous for its lavish hostels, resorts, alcohol, casinos, cruise, beaches and nightlife. The crazy and intoxicating vibes of goa has earned the title of being “the baby Miami of India”. If you are someone who loves noise, crowd, fun as well as tranquility dumped in one package then Goa is surely your kind of travel destination.

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9. Taj Mahal

Situated in Agra, North Indian part of Uttar Pradesh, the Taj Mahal is a home to one of the seven wonders of the world. It was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan for an immense love towards his wife Mumtaz Mahal after her death. This amazing palace is decorated with white marbles and valuable gemstones. It is surrounded by beautiful scenery and a lake. Taj Mahal is considered to be a record-breaking specimen of India’s prosperous antiquity. Mysteries of TajMahal makes it one of the must visit place.

10. Mathura

Situated in the northern part of India in Uttar Pradesh, Mathura is a holy city and a pilgrimage destination for Hindus. It is well known as the birthplace of Lord Krishna, the 8th avatar of Lord Vishnu. It presents a magnificent sight of various sacred temples and forts. Mathura is one of the parts of Sapta puri (seven pilgrims) that is accepted as holy by Hindus. If you are religious at heart and want to melt away in devotion and prayers then Mathura should be on the top of your travel catalog.


Situated in the state of West Bengal, Darjeeling is a town in the lower region of the Himalayas. It is a prominent hub of standard tea grown from the plantations and possesses Kangchenjunga, the 3rd largest mountain in the world. Darjeeling has been acknowledged as the UNESCO world heritage site. The adorable attractions are Toy and narrow gauge trains used for traveling around the city. Darjeeling is an abode to scrumptious momos and steam rice too. If you are planning a solo trip to just soak in food, solitude and rest then, Darjeeling is your dream destination to go


Udaipur is a prominent place that accommodates legacy of royal families and their affluent palaces. The attractive and well-shaped architecture of the monuments are the main tourist attractions. It invites and welcomes one to get acquainted with traditional and historical dazzle. Udaipur has acclaimed temples, forts, gardens, and fairs. If you need to observe a regal Rajasthani heritage and values do visit it during chilled winter holidays.

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