Most visited places in India by Foreign Tourists

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India offers best destinations to travel and explore but tourism industry of India is still behind the other Asian countries. India ranks 38th country in the world for foreign tourists and Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai and Agra are the most visited cities of India by foreign travellers and tourists.

Details about the Indian tourist destinations and various attractions that are popular with Foreign Tourists.

Taj Mahal – Agra

The Taj Mahal is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, most famous historical monuments of India and one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. Taj Mahal attracts large number of overseas tourists mostly in the winter months of October and November.

Khajuraho Temples – Khajuraho

Khajuraho Temples – Khajuraho

The Khajuraho Group of Monuments is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India, famous for their erotic sculptures. Khajuraho Group of Monuments is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and considered to be one of the seven wonders of India.

Amer Fort and Palace – Jaipur

Amer Fort and Palace – Jaipur

The Amer Fort is known as the Amer Palace is the one of the prominent tourist attractions in the pink city of Jaipur, Rajasthan. Amer Palace and Fort is known for its artistic style of Hindu elements such as Ganesh Gate, Temples, mirror palace and Jai Mandir.

Mysore Palace – Mysore

The Amba Vilas Palace also known as the Palace of Mysore is one of the most popular tourist attractions in India after the famous Taj Mahal of Agra. Mysore Palace is one of the most visited monuments in India and counted as one of the Wonders of India.

Swaminarayan Akshardham – New Delhi

Akshardham or Swaminarayan Akshardham complex is a Hindu temple, and a spiritual-cultural campus in Delhi, India. The Swaminarayan Akshardham temple of Delhi is the World’s Largest Comprehensive Hindu Temple and attracts a large number of tourists who visit Delhi. Delhi Akshardham complex displays the traditional Hindu culture, spirituality and architecture.

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Agra Fort – Agra

Agra Fort – Agra

Agra Fort is a historical fort in the city of Agra in India. It was the main residence of the emperors of the Mughal Dynasty until 1638, when the capital was shifted from Agra to Delhi. Before capture by the British, the last Indian rulers to have occupied it were the Marathas

The Red fort of Agra is a UNESCO World Heritage site located in Agra near to the world famous the Taj Mahal. Agra Fort complex consist Jahangiri mahal,Khas Mahal and Anguri Bagh,Pearl Mosque and so many other sites and structures.

Humayun’s Tomb – New Delhi

Humayun’s tomb is the tomb of the Mughal Emperor Humayun in Delhi, India. The tomb was commissioned by Humayun’s first wife and chief consort, Empress Bega Begum, in 1569-70, and designed by Mirak Mirza Ghiyas and his son, Sayyid Muhammad, Persian architects chosen by her.

Humayun’s Tomb is the first garden-tomb on the Indian subcontinent and one of the most beautiful mughal garden in India. The monumental tombs of Mughal Emperor Humayun is the major tourist attractions in Delhi.

Qutab Minar – New Delhi

The Qutb Minar and its historical monuments are one of the major attractions New Delhi for foreign travellers. Qutb complex is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Qutub Minar is among the tallest and famous minar in the world.

Jaisalmer Fort – Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer Fort is situated in the city of Jaisalmer, in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is believed to be one of the very few “living forts” in the world, as nearly one fourth of the old city’s population still resides within the fort. For the better part of its 800-year history, the fort was the city of Jaisalmer

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The Golden fort is one of the largest forts in India as well as in the world,situated on Trikuta Hill of the great Thar Desert. Jaisalmer Fort is major tourist attractions of Rajasthan among the foreign tourists.

Golkonda Fort – Hyderabad

Golconda Fort, also known as Golkonda or Golla Konda, is a fortified citadel and an early capital city of the Qutb Shahi dynasty. The magnificent fortress complexes of Golconda Fort is located in the city of Nizams, Hyderabad. 

Golconda Fort is one of the extraordinary monument of Hyderabad and one of the haunted place in India, This region is also known for world’s most famous and coveted gems.

City Palace – Udaipur

City Palace, Udaipur, is a palace complex situated in the city of Udaipur, Rajasthan. It was built over a period of nearly 400 years, with contributions from several rulers of the Mewar dynasty.

The City Palace in Udaipur offer awesome view of surrounding city,wonderful Lake Palace, Jag Mandir and Neemach Mata temple.