India is a dream country for any travelers, its historical Cities are world famous, Many historical cities in India are listed in UNESCO World class Heritage list. so if you are a history lover and want to see rich culture then you need to visit following Historical Indian Cities.
List of Top 11 Historical Indian Cities to Visit
In the list of Indian Cities, Delhi is on 1st position, Delhi, India’s capital territory, is a massive metropolitan area in the country’s north. Delhi is a lot more than just a city of love. It is the absolute combination of tradition and modernity. This vibrant city is known for providing tourists exactly what they are looking for. A city with innumerable monuments on one hand and a world class airport and metro on the other. Street food, shopping malls, thrifty shopping places, religious places, theater. There are a lot of places that you can visit while you are in Delhi. This place is a haven for the shop lovers where they can buy anything to everything.
Places to visit in Delhi:- Lotus Temple, Akshardham, India Gate, Qutub Minar, Red Fort And Chandni Chowk, Humayun’s Tomb, Rashtrapati Bhawan, Connaught Place, Janpath, Bangla Sahib Gurudwara, Rajghat, Mandi House, National Gallery Of Modern Art (Ngma), Tughlaqabad Fort, Tomb Of Safdarjang, Purana Qila, National Zoological Park, Agrasen Ki Baoli. Garden Of Five Senses, Hauz Khas Village, Deer Park, Iskcon Temple, Nizammudin Dargah, Nizammudin Ki Baoli, Lodhi Garden, Paharganj, Sarojini Market, Lajpat Nagar Market
Agar is the second city which you will like to visit in India, Agra is home to the most beautiful and revered architectural symbol of the country, but also a symbol of love Taj Mahal. The Taj Mahal is one of the most famous buildings in the world, It is one of the New Seven Wonders of the world. Agra is commonly identified as the “City of Taj”.
Places to visit in Agra:- Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, Itmad-Ud-Daulah, Wildlife SOS
The pink city Jaipur in the third position you will love to visit this city, Jaipur is commonly known as the ‘Pink City’ due to its stunning buildings which were originally painted in pink with the intention of reflecting the beautiful Mughal cities’ typical red sandstone architecture. Jaipur is a shopper’s elysium, You can shop many different kinds of handicrafts, jewelry, fabrics, carpets in Jaipur and this city represents the rich and vibrant lifestyle and tradition of Rajasthan.
Places to visit in Jaipur:- Jaigarh Fort, Amber Fort, Nahargarh Fort, City Palace, Govind Dev Ji Temple, Moti Dungri Ganesh Temple, Birla Temple, Galtaji Garh.
The dream destination Udaipur is on the fourth position, This city is the dream destination for many who want to visit lakes and palaces and anything associated with Rajputana history and culture. Udaipur is mostly known for its vibrant lakes and temples. Being a part of Rajasthan, Udaipur has the tints of bright colors and you can certainly find these colors in its lively markets. One can experience the markets of Udaipur to get the best deals and capturing the most of Rajasthan. Udaipur has myriad number of small shops, big showrooms and roadside stalls that would offer you an extensive variety to choose from. Famous Shopping Items in Udaipur is Handicrafts, Jewellery, Paintings, Leather Items, Antique items.
Places to visit in Udaipur:- Bagore-Ki-Haveli, City Palace, Sajjan Garh, Kumbhalgarh Fort, Lake Pichola, Fateh Sagar, Sunset Point & Machla Magram, Crystal Gallery & Durbar Hall, Vintage & Classic Car Collection, Shilpgram, Bharatiya Lok Kala Museum, Jagdish Temple, Krishna Ranch.
The historical city Varanasi is on the fifth position, you can feel real north India in this city, Varanasi is a city in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh dating to the 11th century B.C. Regarded as the spiritual capital of India, the city draws Hindu pilgrims who bathe in the Ganges River’s sacred waters and perform funeral rites. Along the city’s winding streets are some 2,000 temples, including Kashi Vishwanath, the “Golden Temple,” dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva.
Varanasi is one of the most beautiful, historical and spiritual cities in Northern India. The first settlements date back to the 11th century BC, making it one of the oldest inhabited places in the world.
Places to visit in Varanasi:- Vishwanath Temple, Kathwala Temple, Kashi Vishwanath/Golden Temple, Tulsi Manas Temple, Monkey Temple, Bharat Mata Temple, Alamgir Mosque, Dasaswamedh Ghat, Assi Ghat, Manikarnika Ghat, Manmandir Ghat, Shivala Ghat, Harishchandra Ghat, Tulsi Ghat, Darbhanga Ghat, Scindia Ghat, Ahilyabai Ghat, Lalita Ghat, Rana Mahal Ghat, Causatthi Ghat, Ganges River Boat Ride, Malviya Bridge
Bangalore now Bengaluru is on the sixth position, this is a beautiful city and capital of the Indian state Karnataka. The city is known as the “Garden City of India” because of the large green spaces available across the city. Bangalore is the most vibrant and Asia’s fastest growing city in Karnataka. It is home for the most tech firms in India. Bangalore is India’s most livable city.
Places to visit in Bangalore:- Lal Bagh, Lalbagh Botanical Garden, Tipu Sultan’s Palace, Cubbon Park, Vidhan Soudha, Flight4Fantasy, Wonderla Amusement Park, Bannerghatta National Park, Iskcon Temple, Shivasamudram Falls, Lumbini Gardens, Innovative Film City, Bull Temple, Dodda Ganesha Temple, Sri Vani Science Park, Kempfort Shiva Temple, Kote Venkataramana Temple, Devanahalli Fort, Sree Siddaganga Mutt, Fun World, Gavi Gangadhareshwara Temple, Oralakallu Teertha, Manchinbele Dam, Shree surya Narayan Swamy Temple
On the seventh position is one of the richest city of India Mumbai capital of Maharashtra, Mumbai (previously known as Bombay) is the biggest metropolis of India. one of the most important port cities and the commercial heart of India. Mumbai is the financial, commercial and entertainment capital of India. It is also one of the world’s top ten centers of commerce in terms of global financial flow.
Places to visit in Mumbai:-Gateway of India, Marine Drive, Elephanta Caves, Fashion Street, Film City, Juhu Beach, Chowpatty, Victoria Garden, Hanging garden, Essel World, Great Escape, Nishiland Water Park, Shiddi Vinayak Temple, Iscon Temple, Haji Ali’s Mosque, Bandra Worli Sea Link, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Mani Bhavan Gandhi Sangrahalaya, Shivaji Park, Mount Mary Church, Flora Fountain, Versova Beach, Adlabs Imagica, Gorai Beach, Aksa Beach, Kamala Nehru Park, Malabar Hill, Mahakali Caves, Marve Beach, Nariman Point, Powai Lake, Snow World, Priyadarshini Park and Sports Complex, Five Gardens, Dhobi Ghat, Mumba Devi Temple, Nehru Science Centre, Yazoo Park, Babulnath Temple, EsselWorld, Mahalakshmi Temple, Dharavi.
In the list of cities, you will like to visit in India Goa is on number eight position, Goa is Famous for its pristine beaches, in fact 90% of all the tourism in Goa happens only for its beautiful beaches in Coastal Areas. Goa has two main tourist seasons: winter and summer. In the winter time, tourists from abroad (mainly Europe) come to Goa to enjoy the splendid climate. In the summertime (which, in Goa, is the rainy season), tourists from across India come to spend the holidays. Goa is visited by large numbers of international and domestic tourists each year for its beaches, places of worship and world heritage architecture.
Places to visit in Goa:- Dudsagar Waterfall, Goa State Museum, Candolim Beach, Colva Beach, Anjuna Beach, Arambol Beach, Varca Beach, Dona Paula, Benaulim Beach, Majorda Beach, Mandrem Beach, Miramar Beach, Chapora Beach, Mobor Beach, Palolem Beach, Vagator Beach, Varca Beach, Nehru Stadium, Goa Waterfalls, Wildlife Sanctuaries, Churches in Goa
In the list of Indian cities, you will like to visit in India Darjeeling is on the ninth position, Darjeeling is known for its tea industry. The town was developed in the mid-19th century by the British and soon the town came to be known for its vast tea estates that produce the best Tea in the country. Darjeeling continues to be a popular holiday destination in India, owing to its scenic beauty and pleasant climate. Apart from tourism, Darjeeling is also popular for its many British-style public schools, which attract students from across India and even neighboring countries.
Places to visit in Darjeeling:- Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, Singalila National Park, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, Tiger Hill, Observatory Hill, Batasia Loop, Happy Valley Tea Estate, Japanese Peace Pagoda, Neora Valley National Park, Dhirdham Temple, St. Andrew’s Church, Tenzing Rock, Chowrasta and the Mall
The Golden city is on the tenth position in this list of Indian cities you will like to visit, Amritsar’s main attraction is the beautiful Golden Temple made of white marble, bronze and gold leaf. Maharaja Ranjit Singh built this in 1803. The Golden Temple has four entrances and the walls are inlaid with semi-precious stones in floral patterns, frescoes, and glasswork. Amritsar is home to the Harmandir Sahib, the spiritual and cultural center for the Sikh religion.
Places to visit in Amritsar:- Golden Temple(Harmander Sahib), Durgiana Temple (Lakshmi Narain Temple), Wagah Border, Jallian Wala Bagh, Ram Bagh, Ram Tirath, Pul Kanjari
The Queen of Hills is on eleventh position in list of indian cities you will like to visit, Shimla is one of the most visited tourist spot in Himachal Pradesh. Shimla also known as the ‘Queen of Hills’. Every year millions of people visit this place. The former summer capital of the British in India, and the present capital of Himachal Pradesh. Shimla has been blessed with all the natural bounties which one can think of. It has got a scenic location, it is surrounded by green hills with snow capped peaks. The spectacular cool hills accompanied by the structures made during the colonial era creates an aura which is very different from other hill. Winter are cold and chilly winds from the upper Himalayas makes the place really cold. Around Christmas or last week of December Shimla gets snowfall. Temperature varies from 15 ~27o C in Summers and in winters its in the range 0~17 o C.
Places to visit in Shimla :- Jakhoo Hill, The Ridge, The Shimla State Museum, Summer Hill, Daranghati Sanctuary, Indian Institute Of Advanced Study, Annandale, Naldehra And Shaily Peak, Chadwick Falls, Kufri