India is a land of many wonders. Whether man-made or natural, the scenic beauty of our country is indeed a vision for sore eyes. You can travel to and feast your eyes on the majestic beauty of so many such places in India. Let's take a look.
1. Gaze at the Valley of Flowers in Uttarakhand
The Valley of Flowers trek in Uttarakhand is one of the most rewarding treks in North India. This breathtakingly beautiful natural park is located on the western Himalayas and feasting your eyes on the colourful abundance of flora and fauna makes it completely worth the long trek up the mountain.
2. Watch the clouds come down at Kodaikanal
The misty mountains and valleys at Kodaikanal and it's neighbouring village Vattakanal in Tamil Nadu are just the sight you need to soothe your eyes and your mind.
3. Soak in the clear waters of the Andaman Island beaches
The beauty of the Andaman Islands is untouched and breathtaking. The beaches have pristine white sand and such clear water that you can even see all the aquatic life and ocean floors.
4. Spot the Coral reefs at Lakshadweep Islands
Lakshadweep Islands sit pretty on the west of the Malabar coast, marooned from the rest of the country by the Arabian Sea. The pristine white sands and the large coral boulders all decking the Lakshadweep beaches are a sight to behold.
5. Experience the Ganga Aarti at Varanasi
The sight of the grandeur flamboyance of the evening Ganga Aarti at the Dasaswamedh Ghat at Varanasi will invoke your latent spirituality and mesmerise your senses.
6. Star gaze in the Thar Desert
Spend a night camped out in the Thar Desert in the royal state of Rajasthan and experience the night sky at its fullest glory. The vast open skies and the dry climate ensure that your stargazing experience is unhindered and soul-stirring.
7. Soothe your eyes with the Kerala greenery
The lush greenery and the backwaters surrounding Munnar, Alleppey, Kochi, and Wayanad will calm your eyes and your soul. Visit during the monsoons to see Kerala come alive.
8. Gaze at the Waterfalls in Shillong
The sight of the giant hills, lush green forests and the thunderous waterfalls in Shillong will transport you into a different time and place.
9. View history with the Ruins of Hampi
Leftovers of beautiful temple architecture, ruins of the Vijaynagar Empire, giant rocky boulders and the calm serenity of the Tungabhadra River flowing through it all – these sights will enchant your mind and your heart.
10. Spot the majestic Tiger at Bandhavgarh
In the dense forests of the Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh, you can spot the majestic beast if you're lucky.