So, you have finally decided to go on long vacations in India but confused weather to travel North or South India? We will provide you a quick glance over what each region has there to offer. Read more and choose one place as per your interests.
India is a diverse country with different culture, traditions, culture, cuisines. North India and South are entirely different to each other. Therefore, exploring each place has its own uniqueness and new toi discover. India has high mountains in the north and serene beaches in the south. You can find Royalty of Rajasthan in north and backwaters of Kerala in the south. Chhole Bhature versus idli sambhar and butter chicken versus sea-food. Both the places are equally colorful and beautiful.
Attractions of North or South India? Confused?
We are sharing about which important places can be explored in North and South India. Read below to discover more.
Tourist Attractions in North India
If you think North India is about exploring only Golden Triangle Tour then you need some research. The fusion of Hindu and mughal styles in its monuments, rich heritage, traditionally decorated elephants, thicker lassi, desert safari, mustachioed men, women in traditional attire and so on.Golden Triangle Tour
The North India Tour starts with Delhi, the national capital. Enjoy Delhi Sightseeing and then travel to Agra via Yamuna Expressway to enjoy exploring the white beauty of Taj Mahal which was built by Shah Jahan in the memory of his wife.
Post that, enter into the land of royal Rajasthan to enjoy the Rajasthan Tour where splendid forts, magnificent palaces and colorful bazaars will mesmerize you. The heritage of Jaipur, lakes of Udaipur, culture of Jodhpur and deserts of Jaisalmer will delight you with sightseeing and Rajasthani delicacies- dal-bati-churma.
After exploring Rajasthan, head towards Amritsar in Punjab, known for Golden Temple, a Sikh Gurudwara. Experience the spirituality on the ghats of Varanasi over river Ganges. Witness the Arrti ceremony played with enchanting mantras and ringing bells. The intricate carving and awe-inspiring architecture of Khajuraho temples are so stunning and beautiful more than you expect.
Tourist Attractions in South India
South India is as beautiful as North India and glitters with historical monuments, magnificent temples, Ayruveda, beaches, hill stations and so on. The culture, cuisines, festivals, languages, lifestyle are totally different from North India. In North India, traditionally men wear dhoti kurta and women wear sarees. In South India, traditionally men wear lungis and women wear silk sarees with flowers in their hair.Rajasthan Tour
The rock-cut temples of Hampi, peace in Pondicherry, natural beauty of Munnar, temples of Mahabalipuram and Kanchipuram, beaches at Kovalam, IT hub at Bangalore, hill station of Ooty and Coonoor, churches of Cochin, water sports of Goa are some of the best tourist attractions that one can visit in the South India Tour.
The Kathakali Dance performance, carnatic music, Kalaripayattu fighting form can add more charm to your South India Holiday Packages. At last, the exploring the southernmost tip of India, Kanyakumari can be also explored.
Wildlife in North or South India?
In North India, Golden Triangle with Ranthambore is the most preferred package by wildlife lovers. Ranthambore is large national park in Rajasthan. You can also enjoy the jeep safari in Corbett National Park or Sariska Tiger Reserve.
In South India, the most popular safari destinations are Periyar Sanctuary in Thekakdy and Eravikulam National Park in Munnar. North India is for spotting for tigers and South India is for Nilgiri Tig and colorful migratory birds.
Food in North or South India?
North Indian cuisines are known for buttery, spicy and thick curries with breads like chhole bhature, kadai paneer, butter chicken, mix veg etc. Whereas, South Indian food is light, made by rice like dosa, idli-sambhar, pan cake etc.
Now coming back to same question- North India or South India?Customize Your Tour
It totally depends on your travel interests and preferences. But trust us, whichever place you choose, you will never be disappointed because entire India is beautiful and charming.
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