Wow – what an amazing country filled with so much history and spirituality and fantastic views (from the backs of an elephant!). India is one of those places you go to find yourself and explore so much land that has been untouched and has remained the same for centuries.
1. Visit The Goa Beaches
Goa is a state in India, located on the west coast of the Arabian Sea – crystal clear waters, tropical scene and plenty of sunshine is the recipe for an amazing day!
2. Hike The Yumthang Valley – Sikkim
Surrounded by the Himalayan mountains in North Sikkim – this magical place is also known as the Valley Of Flowers!
3. Feel Small At The Lonar Sarovar, Maharashtra
The Lonar Lake is a saline lake located at Lonar in Buldana district, Maharashtra, India which was created by a meteor impact.
4. Sit Atop The Matheran
The smallest hill station in India is Matheran – but don’t let this fact alone fool you! This fantastic lush hill provides a pretty dramatic view of the sunset and the sunrise and it should not be missed if you are in the area of Mumbai.
5. See India’s Hoggenakal Falls
This waterfall in South India on the river Kaveri often referred to as “India’s Niagara Falls.”
6. Walk Amongst The Tea garden Hill of Munnar
Munnar is a town that’s situated in the southwestern region of Kerala and It’s practically covered fully with Tea plantations 🙂
7. Feel The Peace At The Golden Temple, Amritsar
The Golden Temple is built with four doors to show that people of all religions are welcome! You don’t want to miss this amazing holy place – there is so much history, architecture and art in this holy place of worship. Be impressed by the tranquility, spirituality and peace found amongst the hustle and bustle of a busy city.
8. Walk Along Pangong Tso (Pangong Lake)
The 4 colours of water, clarity of water and the location is mesmerizing. The emerald green, aquamarine, indigo, turquoise, navy blue, and blue black are the colors that make up this beautiful lake. The stacks of wishing stones all around only adds to the magic of this lake. At sunrise the water will turn an beautiful golden – truly a therapeutic experience.
9. Explore The Ajanta Caves
This temple is fully carved from one single mountain and once inside the cave features fantastic paintings and structures. This place is awesome if you want to see ancient Indian art from centuries ago.
10. Spend The Day With An Elephant in Jaipur
The elephants here are treated with love and respect at Elefantastic. Each elephant has its own caretaker, family, and compound where it lives and many are rescued circus elephants. You will be able to feed, paint, wash, and ride elephants and the experience of personal interaction with the elephants is unforgettable!