What comes in your mind when you hear the word ‘India’? Overcrowded, poor, chaos, right? But India is much more than that. With a population of over a billion, India is a cocktail of different cultures, vibrant colors, and extreme contradictions.
Only a few countries in the world have the ability to crave the deep and long-lasting impression on the traveler’s mind and soul. Let’s go through the reasons why traveling to India is going to be a lifetime experience.
In India, its said that the local food changes in every 100 kilometers, and there are 22 major languages in India and 720 variety of language. Apart from the wide variety of food and language, one thing you will find common in most of the people is their warmth.
People live on the concept of “Atithi Devo Bhava” that means “The guest is equivalent to God”, so you will surely find a lot of warmth and helpful people all around your journey, although contradictions are everywhere.
For many, food alone is the reason to travel to India. Indians take their food very seriously.
Although you will not experience the same food in every part of the country, in the north you will mostly find the Tandoori Chicken, Butter Chicken, Mutton Rogan, and Parathas. While in the south you will find coconut, seafood, and rice and is spicier than food in the north.
The Taj Mahal
The Taj Mahal is one of the seven wonders of the world, it is widely considered one of the most beautiful architectural wonders ever created.
Although Tajmahal is the most famous, India contains many historical monuments that will just stun you with their architectural designs. Some of the ancient architectures that will make you wow are:
- Gateway of India
- Humayun’s Tomb
- Ajanta Caves
- Mahabodhi Temples- The temple where Lord Buddha gained enlightenment
- Konark Temple- An ode to Sun God
- Bhimbetka Shelters- historic and prehistoric era-
- The Ellora Caves
- Khajuraho Temples
- Elephanta Caves- A timeless story carved in rock
We all know that most of the most successful peoples (Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg) on the planet achieved their path of spirituality in India.
Spirituality is in the soul of Indian Culture and you can experience if from your first visit to this country.
Interested in experiencing a night in the desert? Rajasthan has got everything, from maharaja palaces to stay-in to desert safaris.
The northern part of India contains an epic range mountain where you can ride a car or bike, it’s a place where anyone would love to stay forever.