WHERE IN INDIA WILL YOU WANT TO TRAVEL IN 2021?
Laden with rustic towns, stunning landscapes, and captivating cities, India is the definition of a travel gem. But if it is precisely what overwhelms you and eventually restricts you from taking a trip here, then check out our list of 15 incredible places to see in the country.
We have curated this list from the hundreds of thousands of destinations in India, keeping in mind the present travel conditions and the future trends of the travel universe.
We hope you like it. Have a good read, you all!
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Delhi – The beating heart of India
Obviously, there is no better place to start your India adventure than in its historically gorgeous capital.
Delhi has it all! – the breathtaking edifices of the Mughal Era, stunning temples and of course, plenty of suburban pubs where you can grab a drink and enjoy a good time.
The city basks in its cultural amalgamation, delicious street food and shopping opportunities. Do you know this place is also considered one of the best places to shop in India?
Another reason to visit Delhi is its global recognition. It has recently made it to the list of the World’s Best Cities, giving us one more reason to vouch for it.
Jaipur – The heritage capital
If you love delving into the past, Jaipur has so much to offer to you.
It is a city that tingles with a sense of mysticism – of secrets, legends and opulent past. Housing India’s most lofty forts and pristine palaces, Jaipur is the pink paradise that you shouldn’t miss on a trip to Rajasthan or even India.
Spend your day here exploring the City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Amber Fort and Jaigarh Fort to taste the flavour of heritage that makes this city so unique.
Ranthambore National Park – The Wildlife utopia
Let the wilderness unleash your inner wildling at Ranthambore National Park.
Welcome to Sawai Madhopur, the humble abode of the striped beasts in India!
This park not only boasts of a dramatic monochromatic landscape but also the heritage sites that exist in its vicinity as a reminder of the state’s glory and grandeur.
Revel in the glory of nature and traverse the region’s ten safari zones either on a jeep or on a canter to make the most of the experience.
Experience wildlife encounters from various species, including the Great Bengal Tiger, leopard, striped hyenas, sloth bears and more.
Do you know that this place has won the 2020 award for the best wildlife destination in the country as well? This is another reason for you to visit Ranthambore in 2021!
To learn more, you can read our detailed write up on the same. See you there!
Munnar – The emerald paradise
If you are a hillbilly at heart who loves the rolling hills and the beauty of nature more than anything in the world, you cannot miss Munnar.
Awarded as the best hill town of 2020, Munnar is jaw-droppingly gorgeous. Despite the blanket of mist shrouding it and abrupt rainfalls that may sometimes disrupt your plans, this otherwise silent tea valley is a piece of art that comforts any travel-loving soul.
Munnar feels like a home away from home regardless of where you belong. Its narrow tea trails, hiking spots, cozy shacks and breathtaking views are to live for. If you have the chance, don’t sit back; grab every opportunity to be here as it is worth it!
Fancy some more details? Read more about Munnar here.
Rishikesh – A spiritual sanctuary
Set amid the backdrop of steep emerald hills and splitter-splatter of the Ganges, Rishikesh is colourful, chaotic and totally captivating.
A mesmerizing riverside town, Rishikesh is the haven for people searching for a purpose and peace. This beautiful town is home to a plethora of yoga retreats, Ayurveda centers, and dramatic cliff sceneries that will help you find your zen.
If it is an adventure you seek, then the white river rafting, bungee jumping and other adventure-filled activities will take care of your cravings.
Visit this destination in 2021 to detox from the Covid blues and to bring in more positivity in your life. Are you interested? Request a quote right away!
Goa – A paradise for free souls
Goa is where you need to come to rest, relax and recharge in 2021.
Stylish, colonial, and effortlessly elegant, this former Portuguese state showcases a fantastic amalgamation of cultures.
This state has its coastline lined with coastal towns, cutesy shacks and colonial architecture and experiences a great influx of tourists all year long.
If you add Goa to your bucket list in 2021, you will be giving yourself a fantastic holiday with sun-baked beaches, drives along the coastal roads, water sports, and escapes to secluded islands.
Are you in? Don’t forget to visit the Dudhsagar Falls for adventure sports and seeing the beautiful Agonda beach for its coastline.
Are you craving more information on it? Here is everything you need to know.
Pondicherry – India redefined!
Pondicherry’s French colonies, charismatic cathedrals and absolute flamboyance may make you feel like you are in France. However, this city is as unapologetically Indian as any other state or UT in this country.
A melting pot of culture that shares most of its facets with Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry can be defined as a balmy city that refrains from fitting in a box.
While you are not wandering the Bougainvillea draped old quarters or riding a bicycle around the city, you can be beating the crashing waves with some surf lessons here.
Come here, mid-February to enjoy the city’s romance. And, if you want much more information on it, here is all that you need to know.
Leh – The gateway to heaven
You may have heard a lot about Ladakh, but what about its capital? Breathtakingly exquisite sceneries and chocolate-box settlements that wouldn’t look out of place in a child’s storybook is what you can expect from Leh.
But it is not all about the natural beauty surrounding it. This sleepy town also boasts of a constellation of notable buildings and spiritual hotspots to its visitors.
And we bet this destination will stir your heart too in 2021. Doubt that? Well, read about this place in detail, and then we’ll talk. Okay?
Hampi- Travel back in time!
You may recognize the world-famous Hampi from your Instagram feeds, but there is much more to this boulder studded destination that meets the eye.
Tagged as one of the most amazing global destinations to look out for in 2020, Hampi is a temple town that dots an unearthly landscape.
A trip to this beautiful and ancient city in Karnataka is the perfect way to get lost in the time continuum.
A treasure trove of history, Hampi never fails to deliver to its history-loving visitors. Whether you are looking for artistic scenes, exciting architecture, hiking trails or just the sheer bounty of nature, you will find this city with plenty to satisfy your appetite.
Did that get you excited? Then, waste no time and read more on it here.
Alleppey – The quaint paradise
Are you looking for a peaceful and easy-going holiday in 2021? How do you feel about living in a houseboat on the backwaters of Alleppey?
Alleppey is a place that looks like a picture straight from a postcard. Its fairytale-like feel, interconnected waterways and “Venice of the East” tag make it Kerala’s most mesmerizingly beautiful destination.
Swaying palms, calm waters, emerald carpets giving off some serious tropical vibes, won’t you want that for your next holiday? Yes? Then, learn about this destination in detail here.
Gokarna – Your off-beat escape
Gokarna is a hidden emerald gem that is becoming one of the most sought-after destinations in Kerala. Yes, the same Kerala that is the second-best travel state for the year 2020.
Gorgeously beautiful scenery surrounding the ocean scattered with settlements, temples and sun-kissed beaches is how we would describe Gokarna.
Gokarna’s laid-back, unspoiled and rustic nature makes it our top picks for this year. Its famous Om, Kudle, Paradise and Halfmoon beach are other reasons why Gokarna needs to be on your travel radar in 2021.
Did you know that this town is revered as one of the important pilgrimage sites for Hindus?
Bera – The alternate universe
Bera has been the forever love for the local city dwellers who hit the road searching for peace.
This offbeat destination of Rajasthan is famous for its leopard, the unique man-leopard ecosystem, rural charms and contemporary living spaces.
A trip to Bera is like a walk back in time. A stroll to an era where the shepherd tribe is still seen on road grazing animals, women always wear long veils and where royalties still exist.
If for 2021 you are open to exploring new experiences, we’d recommend you to visit Bera at least once.
Did that pique your interest? Learn about it and Jawai Village Safari here.
One of Rajasthan’s most prized possessions is Udaipur – a fairyland of quaint lakes, lush green Aravali hills and beautiful architecture.
Often referred to as the “ Venice of the East,” Udaipur is famous for being endlessly romantic – all thanks to its beautiful setting, dated ivory white architecture, and mod cafes.
However, beyond its beauty are lively cultural shows, vibrant bazaars and authentic food that makes this place a cultural delight.
Believe us; if you add this place to your India bucket list today, you will be in for a quintessential Rajasthani and somewhat European treat.
If you are still on edge about it, here is everything else you need to know about Udaipur.
Shimla – The queen of hills
Smacked right in the heart of Himachal Pradesh is the beautiful town Shimla full of lush mountainous highlands and colonial architecture.
Often referred to as the queen of hills, Shimla buzzes with a happy flow of vacationers all year long. There is something magical about Shimla, from its 12 km ridge to the untouched countryside, making it a must-visit for the coming year.
So, if you love mod cafes, breathtaking views and laid-back hill station vibe, you might want to book a trip with us soon. Is that the case? Request a quote now.
Coorg – Beauty redefined!
Blessed with year-long pleasant weather, mystique views and lush green carpets, Kerala’s Coorg is another destination you need to look out for in 2021.
Coorg, a little town in Southern Karnataka, cradled in the Western Ghats, is a nature lover’s paradise. Often heralded as the “Scotland of India,” Coorg is everything you dream of when you think of visiting Southern India.
This small town is famous for its varied exotic wildlife, camping sites, trekking trails, tea plantations and awe-gasping views.
Here you can bathe elephants, walk through the narrow coffee trails and bask in the local culture’s absolute gorgeousness. While you are at it, don’t forget to see the Bhagamandala Waterfalls and Nagarhole National park.
You may not have travelled as much in 2020, but we are sure your appetite for it hasn’t waned a bit. So, if you are ready to start planning again, contact us. We want to be a part of your experience. Request a quote here to begin talking to our representative. We are waiting!