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Agra Travel Guide

Taj Mahal

This monument of love was constructed by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the loving memory of Mumtaz Mahal (wife) from 1632-1654 A.D. Built in white marble, the sheer elegance & purity signifies the true love. It spreads across almost forty-two acres of land and is situated on the banks of Yamuna River.

I’timād-ud-Daulah Tomb (Baby Taj)

This tomb was built by queen of Jahangir, Nurjahan as a memorial to her father, Mirza Ghiyas Beg from 1622 – 1628 A.D. It is regarded as the first monument to be constructed totally in marble and set in a large cruciform garden crisscrossed by walkways and water courses.

Agra Fort

It is located on the banks of the Yamuna River and listed as a UNESCO world heritage site. This fort was built in the year 1565 A.D by Mughal emperor Akbar and also called as walled city. It has numerous buildings such as Musanman Burj, Moti Mahal and others.

Ahmedabad Travel Guide

Kankaria Lake

It is the biggest lake in Ahmedabad and was constructed in the 15th century by Sultan Kutubuddin. It is one of the most famous picnic spots with food corners and lighted walkways. It is circular in shaped and has a garden too.

Sabarmati Ashram

This ashram was founded in 1915 and situated on the banks of Sabarmati River. Earlier it was the residence of Mahatma Gandhi and houses an auditorium, library and museum. It is also the starting point of historic Dandi March declared in 1930 for independence.

Auto World Museum

It has one of the biggest and largest automobile collections in India. From motorcycles to vintage cars are on display in this museum and was established by the Pranlal Bhogilal family.

Hathisingh Jain Temple

This temple was built by Seth Hathisingh in the year 1850. It is dedicated to Dharamnath – the 15th ‘Jain Tirthankar’. It is double storied building and made up of white marble.

Bikaner Travel Guide

Junagarh Fort

This fort was built by Raja Rai Singh, as the work commenced on 1589 and finished on 1594. It is encircled by a moat and made from red sandstone. It is also comprised of many apartments and palaces that show the richly medieval period of this city.

Karni Mata Temple

This 600 year old famous temple is dedicated to Karni Mata, which is dedicated to Karni Mata (an incarnation of Goddess Durga). It also has a big population of rats that move around freely and feed on milk and sweets.

Gajner Palace

This monument was built in the year 1976 by King Ganga Singh, which is located on the edge of a lake and spreads in an area of 6000 acres.

Delhi Travel Guide

Red Fort

This fort was constructed by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in 1648 A.D. It is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and has a variety of structures including Hayat Bakhsh Bagh, Moti Masjid, Mumtaz Mahal, Zenana, Nahr-i-Behisht, Diwan-i-Khas and Diwan-i-Aam.

Jama Masjid

It is India’s largest mosque wherein 25000 people can offer prayer at a single point of time. This mosque was commissioned by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and totally covered with black & white marbles.

Qutub Minar

This is a UNESCO world heritage site and was commissioned in 1199 by the ruler of Slave Dynasty, Qutubuddin-Aibak. It is a perfect example of Indo-Islamic architecture style and was later completed by Shams-ud-din-Iltutmish.

Humayun’s Tomb

It was the first garden-tomb on the Indian subcontinent and was commissioned in 1562 by Humayun’s wife, Hamida Banu Begum. This UNESCO World Heritage Site was designed by Mirak Mirza Ghiyath, a Persian architect.

Raj Ghat

This memorial to Mahatma Gandhi is located on the banks of Yamuna River and also has two museums dedicated to the father of the nation. The cremation spot of Mahatma Gandhi has been marked by a grave black marble podium.

Fatehpur Sikri Travel Guide

Buland Darwaza

This big gate was constructed by Emperor Akbar in 1601 to commemorate his victory over Gujarat. The craftsmanship and architecture of this door is brilliant as well as unique. On the main gateways an inscription in Persian reads ‘Jesus son of Mary said, “The world is a bridge pass over it, but build no houses upon it. He, who hopes for a day, may hope for eternity; but the World endures but an hour. Spend it in prayer for the rest is unseen”‘


It is one of the most interesting orate buildings (hall of the private audience) and has a central tower called as Lotus Throne (known for stone carved mastery). It was used by the emperor to summon religious people for a private meeting.

Panch Mahal

It is built in a pyramidal structure having 5 stories and 176 columns. The main purpose of this building was to enjoy dance, musical and theatrical performances.

Haridwar Travel Guide

Har ki Pauri

It is one of the most famous tourist attractions of Haridwar and also known as “Brahm Kund”. It is believed to be the exit Point of Ganges River from the mountains and again entry into the plains. This Ghat is very famous for two temples, Haricharan Mandir and Ganga Mandir.

Mansa Devi temple

This temple is believed to fulfill wishes, so devotees tie holy threads to the sacred tree. It is located atop the Bilwa Parvat on Shivalik Hills and dedicated to Goddess Mansa, who was the brainchild of Saint Kashyap and wife of Nag Vasuki.

Bharat Mata Mandir

It is also called as Mother India Temple and dedicated to Bharat Mata. It was founded by Swami Satyamitranand Giri. In 1983 and inaugurated by Smt. Indira Gandhi – Late prime minister of India.

Jaisalmer Travel Guide

Jaisalmer Fort

It is one of the largest forts in India and also called as “the Golden Fort”. It was constructed by Rawal Jaisal in 1156. This fort is one of the most well known landmarks of Jaisalmer and situated in the heart of the city. It is listed as UNESCO world heritage site.

Gadsisar Lake

It is an artificial lake firstly built by the first ruler of Jaisalmer, Rawal Jaisal Singh and later Maharaja Garisisar Singh revamped and rebuilt the lake. It is encircled by several temples and during the winter season, different types of migratory birds flock here.

Sam Sand Dunes

It is around 42 km away from Jaisalmer and recommended as the best place to enjoy camel safari. At the time of sunset, you can enjoy bonfire activities and stay overnight in a tent.

Jodhpur Travel Guide

Mehrangarh Fort

It is one of the largest forts in India and located on a steep hill that gives panoramic view of the whole Jodhpur city. The foundation of this grand fort was laid by a Rathore ruler – Rao Jodha in 1459. It also houses a big museum that showcases big collection of folk musical instruments, paintings, cannons, furniture and palanquins.

Umaid Bhawan Palace

It is one of the world’s largest private residences having 347 rooms. The foundation of this palace was laid by Maharaja Umaid Singh in 1929 and was completed in the year 1945.

Jaswant Thada

This monument was constructed in 1899 by Maharaja Sardar Singh in the memory of his father. It is also popularly known as “Taj Mahal of Marwar” and features a Rajputana style of architecture. This memorial has been constructed like a temple with stunning pillars, domes, frescos and sculptures.

Khajuraho Travel Guide

Vishwanath Temple

This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and located on the north-eastern corner of the western group complex. It was built in the 11th century and renowned for its sculptures. Adding beauty to the shrine, images of lions and elephants can be seen on the southern as well as northern steps of the temple.

Lakshmana Temple

This huge stone temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and has more than 600 images of gods and goddesses of the Hindu mythology. It was built in 930-950 A.D. and regarded as one of the oldest existing temples in western group.

Kandariya Mahadev Temple

It is one of the biggest temples in Khajuraho and was constructed in 1025-1050. This temple depicts the Chandela art and comprised of images relating to musicians, beautiful women, erotic groups, goddesses and gods.

Orchha Travel Guide

Orchha Fort

This fort complex is located near the Betwa River and houses many temples & palaces. Some of the well-known palaces are Raj Mahal and Jahangir Mahal.

Ram Raja Temple

This temple is dedicated to Lord Rama and attracts large number of tourists from different parts of India. As per a legend, Lord Rama appeared in the dreams of Madhukar Shah and said to bring the idol of Lord Rama into the palace before installing it inside the temple.


It is another important tourist attraction in Orchha that includes 14 Chattris placed in a single row. These Chattris are basically the tombs of emperors and symbolizes the rich cultural heritage of India.