State Wise Popular Tourist Places in India

India is great land of tourism. India has 35 States, 7 of them is Union Territory. Sea Beach lovers can enjoy at the fantastic golden sunny beaches of Goa, Kerala, Vizag, Digha, Puri etc. If you like some adventure travel Jammu-Kashmir, Dodital, Shivpuri will be your perfect destinations, even those who are love natural scenery for them are Munnar, Nainital and many more.

State Wise Popular Tourist Places in India

For that Mark Twain said “India is the only millionaire…the one land that all men desire to see, and having seen once, by even a glimpse, would not give that glimpse for all the shows of all the rest of the globe combined.”

List of State Wise Popular Tourist Places in India

Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Andaman and Nicobar are very much close to Thailand and Myanmar. The perfect time to visit the Island is between October and May. Here you can find flourishing culture the tribal culture of India. Andaman has its Beach festival, food festival, film festival, monsoon music festival, these attract tourists from all around the world.

The tourists must visit the famous tourist spots namely Neil island, Port Blair, Bartang Island, little Andaman musty popularly termed as tourist place of India. Port Blair is the foremost gateway to Andaman thus all are connected by Air and via sea. Apart from this buses and trains are also available with affordability

Capital City : Port Blair

Places to visit in Andaman and Nicobar : 

  • Radhanagar Beach
  • Havelock Island
  • Cellular Jail
  • Barren Island

Andra Pradesh

Venkateswara Temple Andhra Pradesh
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Andhra Pradesh, a place for ultimate eco-friendly destinations with caves, river and hills are a must to visit for all explorers.  The best time to visit this place is from October to February. Here you can find the mix of royal heritage and Nizami tradition.  This place is mainly known for spiced up hot south Indian food and nevertheless the Biriyani.  Here tourism ministry supports the largest religious spring festival named Pongal.

Captial City : Hyderabad

Places to visit in Andhra Pradesh :

  • Birla Mandir
  • Ramoji Film City
  • Venkateswara Temple
  • Golkonda fort

Arunachal Pradesh

Tawang Arunachal Pradesh
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Arunachal Pradesh, situated in the north easterly side in India, is known as the land of rising sun.  You can visit this place within October to April. Here you can see 3 types of cultural group named Buddhist, poloism, Hinduism. You must try Thukpa which is the famous food here.  Losar is the famous festival celebrated by Monpa tribe. You must visit these tourist spots in Arunachal Pradesh- Tawang, Roing, Itanagar, Bombdila, Ziro, Bhalukpong, Pasighat, Namdapha national park, Anini, along. Bombdila is the best tourist spot to visit. You can travel here by train. It is only 10 km from Itanagar by bus. If you chose package system it is very much cost effective for you. This is the amazing tourist destination in India.

Capital City : Itangar

Places to visit in Arunachal Pradesh :

  • Tawang
  • Bombdila
  • Lohit District
  • Ziro

Assam

  • Kaziranga National Park in Assam
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  • Assam is the queen among the north east provinces and a prime state of tourism in India. Get there at the time of Bihu festival. You will like the environment at that time the most. The best place to visit the state is in March and October. Get to Guwahati and Silchar in the state. You will like the beauty of the two excellent cities. After you visit Kamakhya and get the sight of the fierce Brahmaputra, out there, you will definitely like to visit the place again. Do not forget to get to taste the lovely fishes out there. You can get through the state by landing at Guwahati, either through flight or through train.

Capital City : Guwahati

Best Tourist Attraction of Assam :

  • Kaziranga National Park
  • Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Kamakhya Temple
  • Uma Nanda Temple

Bihar

Mahabodhi Temple Bihar
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Bihar- the cultural rich place of India has a perfect blend of Buddhism and Hinduism. Summers, monsoon and winter season are the perfect time for visiting. You can find here the old heritage culture like folk song. Samachakeva is the famous festival of Bihar shows migration of birds from Himalaya to Mithila. Sattu Paratha, Bihari kebab is the famous food of this place. Bodh Gaya, Mahabodhi temple, Nalanda, Thai monastery, hanuman mandir, Nalanda University ruins, and Golghar. Mahabodhi Temple is the most famous attraction of Bihar. This is well connected with rest of countries by air and railways services. It is not a high budget trip; you can easily make your trip with your budget.

Capital City : Patna

Best Tourist Attraction of Bihar :

  • Mahabodhi Temple
  • Nalanda
  • Vikramshila
  • Great Buddha Statue

Chhattisgarh

Chittrakote Water Falls

This place is famous for its tribal dances, waterfalls, architectural marvels and its scenic beauty. Winter season is the best time for traveler to enjoy the natural beauty.  Here you can find those places which namely Chittrakote waterfalls, Bhoramdeo Temple, Sahid Veer Narayan Sing International Cricket Stadium,  Chhattisgarh City Center Mall, Tirathgarh falls, Kailash and Kutumsar Cave, Maitri Bagh, Barnawapara wildlife sanctuary, MM fun city. If you eagerly waiting to visit this place go from Mumbai that too via flight and bus is best option for you. Chhattisgarh trip costs a bit more than other trips, but it is ideal for honeymoon place.

Captita City : Raipur

Best Tourist Attraction of Chhattisgarh :

  • Chittrakote WaterFalls
  • Bhoramdeo Temple
  • Maikal Hills
  • Kanger Vally National Park

Dadra and Nagar Haveli(Union Territory)

Swaminarayan Temple Dadra
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This place is situated between Gujarat and Maharashtra. The best time to visit is during winters. The territory island located around the Arabian sea coast. There is so many places to visit, some of them are Hirwavan garden, tribal museum at Silvassa, Vanganga Lake and garden at Dadra, the place is endowed with green forest, Meandering waterfalls, rippling streams, surging mountain and a astounding show of flora and fauna. There are local buses, auto rickshaws, private taxi are accessible for journey. This trip is not very much costly, you can easily afford it.

Main City : Silvassa

Places to visit in Dadra and Nagar Haveli :

  • Swaminarayan Temple
    Dudhani Lake
  • Tribal Museum
  • Hirwavan garden

Daman and Diu (Union Territory)

Diu Fort
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This place is  the second smallest place in India, and a single union territory. This is the paradise of peace, and it is isolation with its shores about 12.5 km.  Here you can find the Chronological Churches with the statues of finely engraved, Coconut Groves, and awesome greenery. Along with it you can get here various tasted of sea foods. Now in Daman and Diu you will see the growing of business tourism and it gives the cultural and heritage feeling. Also you can make here lots of adventure and fun. You can get everything you need. The place is well connected with the rest places.

Main City : Daman

Best Tourist Attraction of Daman and Diu :

  • Diu Fort
  • Gangeshwar Temple
  • Nagoa Beach
  • St. Paul’s Church

Delhi (National Capital Territory)

Lotus Temple Delhi

Visiting Delhi for all brings in a mesmerizing effect. This tour brings back the exquisite delicacies of all times. From forts to Palaces from gardens to Malls all are a perfect picture while one visits Delhi. This is the reason why it is termed as the foremost places to visit in India. The most prominent places of visits are- Bahai Temple, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Qutub Minar, Red fort, Lotus Temple, Humayun Tomb and of course Agra must not be forgotten. For local sightseeing an AC bus costs about 451/- Rs that’s obviously would pinch you little. There are many who visit Delhi for business but usually it turns out to be a fascinating pleasurable tour indeed.

Captial City – New Delhi

Best Places to visit in Delhi :

  • Red Fort
  • Lotus Temple
  • India Gate
  • Humayun’s Tomb
  • Raj Ghat

Goa

Palolem Beach Goa

Beaches, Churches, Astonishing nightlife are the prime attraction in Goa. There are numerous places for travelers to explore some notable are Capora Beach, Dudh Sagar Waterfall, Naval aviation Museum, Palolem Beach, Santadurga Temple, StFancis Church, Fort Terekhol, Palace of yusuf Adil shah. Apart from this there are numerous festivals including famous sunburn festival, New Year event that are being celebrated here. The Goans culture is very much friendly and acceptable all round the world. Goa has loads of hotels and Motels and amazing restaurants with delicacies food. It’s a must visit place for all travel lovers.

Capital City of Goa – Panaji

Best Places of Interest in Goa :

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Gujarat

Tourist places in Gujarat

Land of lion and legends is the most fashionable and accepted state that attracts most tourists from abroad and India termed as the best travel destination in India. Gujarat welcomes explorers via exquisite piece of heritage buildings religious sites, beaches with unmatched beauty. This place is popular for various fairs and festivals it’s a must visit for all travelers. The best visit time is October to March as the climate offers neither hot neither cold platter to its visitor. The culture here is a mixture of conservative Hindus and orthodox Muslims. Gujarat is the famous business hub of India for garments, spices and many more. Best can be reached via train or by Air, apart from this bus, and other modes available depending on the budget.

Capital – Gandhinagar

Sightseeing Places in Gujarat :

  • Sabarmati Ashram
  • Lakhota Museum
  • Bhavnath Mahadev
  • Saputara Hills

Haryana

Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary in Haryana

The tourism of Haryana attracts visitors just for the 44 amazing tourist places maintained and supported by the government itself. Some notable places for visit once you plan the tour are: Pinjore Gardens Resort, Kingdom of dreams, leisure Valley Park, Sultanpur National Park Bird Sanctuary, Sarovar Brahma, Chattbir Zoo and many more. The culture if fully based on agriculture of India, they deliver foods like urd, lassi, rajma and khichri – a perfect homemade food direct from village household. The tourist attraction places can be seen during October to March that offers amazing cool and pleasant climate to excavate places of interest.

Capital – Chandigarh

Best Places of interest in Haryana :

  • Badhkal Lake
  • Morni Hills
  • Dumdama Lake
  • Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary

Himachal Pradesh

Popular tourist Destination in Himachal Pradesh

The favourite place for all pilgrims due to the Himalayan region with Shivalik ranges around. Culturally heritage place with folk music mingled with colour and life amazes all travelers who visit such exquisite land. One can experience Natti dance, Bakayang dance. Explorer must visit Himachal during spring season, but summers too see influx of tourists visits. Sidu must be tasted there as it’s a traditional food made of wheat and flavored with butter. Places to visit are: Shimla, Kulu Manali, Dharamshala, Palampur, Kalpa, Nathan, great Himalayan National park, Kelyong, Harimpur, Chitkur, SundarNagar these are some of the places for explorers to visit. Do visit Himachal Pradesh which is the famous tourist place of India.

Shimla is the capital city of Himacha Pradesh

Top destination in Himachal Pradesh :

  • Shimla
  • Manali
  • Dal Lake
  • Khajjiar (Mini Switzerland of India)

Jammu and Kashmir

Best Tourist Places to Visit in India

Jammy & Kashmir is known for its natural beauty and amazing climate. This place is the best and famous tourist destination in India.  One must visit Kashmir during winter season travelers prefer the month of April to visit the land of Heaven. Your exquisite trip must include places like Sonamarg, Gulmarg, Pahalgam, Yusmarg and, Charar-i-Sharief, Sinthan top, Vaishno Devi, Patni top. Lohri and Baisakhi is the most popular festival here. Pulaos is a famous food of this place. The place is connected with national highway, and you have the all transport alternatives to reach there. This trip is in your budget, you can easily afford it.

Srinagar is the capital city of Jammu & Kashmir

Best destination to visit in Kashmir :

  • Gulmarg
  • Tulip Garden
  • Sonamarg
  • Dal Lake

Jharkhand

Hazaribagh Wildlife Sanctuary

Jharkhand is a part of Bihar with full of fauna with flora and mineral affluence. The best time to visit this place is from October to February. Flower feast is the most essential festival in this place. A tribal carnival is celebrated here popularly known as Sarhul.  Litti Chokha is the special dish of this place you must taste these. Here you can find some tourist places namely Jagannath Temple, Shiv Temple near Ranchi, Vaidyanath Temple, Deogarh, Betla National Park, Waterfalls, and Hazaribagh National Park. The local transportation is very much available and is very comfortable in Jharkhand. This trip is a little bit of cost though now a day’s easily affordable.

Capital city of Jharkhand – Ranchi

Best place to visit in Jharkhand :

  • Hazaribagh Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Parasnath
  • Deoghar
  • Canary Hill

Karnataka

State Wise Tourist Places in India

The place is full of wildlife adventure and historical palaces. The ideal time to visit the place is between Novembers to April. Notable celebrations of Karnataka are Ugadi, Yellamma Fair. Idli, chutney of coconuts are very prominent dish that attracts tourist . If you are planning to visit this land of Idlis must be visited as prominent tourist spots namely wildlife sanctuaries of Bandipur and Nagarhole, Coorg Hills, Udupi Temples, Gokarna Beaches, Bangalore, Mysore and many more places.  By Kayaking, Camping, boat rides and angling you can make your trip a full proof adventurous. From Bangalore you can visit this place smoothly.

Bangalore is the Capital city of Karnataka.

Top sightseeing places in Bangalore :

  • Keshava Temple
  • Coorg Hills
  • Mysore Palace
  • Gol Gumbaz

Kerala

Best Places to Visit in Kerala
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Get now to Kerala, the own country of god is one of the best tourist destination. Get through the rich culture and heritage out there. The coconut filled beaches in Cochin and Tiruvanthapuram are calling you with its optimal beauty. The best time to visit Kerala between November and February. You will love the martial art classes and Kathakali dance out there. December is the time where you can watch the famous boat race. So get there and enjoy the foods made of triple refined coconut oil. The yummy taste of the foods is calling you to the furthest point of India.

Thiruvananthapuram is the Capital of Kerala.

Best places in Kerala :

  • Munnar
  • Kumarakom
  • Kerala Folklore Theatre & Museum
  • Arthirampally

Lakshadweep (Union Territory)

Attraction of Lakshadweep
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Lakshadweep, which means “hundred thousand lands” give the tourist thousands reason for visiting this place. If you want to experience an ideal holiday then do not think twice before visiting Lakshadweep. While planning your trip you should consider this place. The major attractions of this place are the three coral reefs, five submerged banks and twelve atolls. Other than these the beautiful marine life, tourists resorts, villages are some best aspects of this destination which enrich the minds of the tourists. The best time to visit this place in between the month of October and May.

Main City – Kavaratti

Main Attraction of Lakshadweep :

  • Kavaratti Island
  • Amindivi Island
  • Agatti Island
  • Lighthouse

Madhya Pradesh

Khajuraho Erotic Temples
Khajuraho Erotic Temples in Madhya Pradesh – Image by : Evangelisches

The meandering streams, rushing waterfall, amazing dense forest brings an amazing picturesque nature of this place named – Madhya Pradesh. Full of wildlife and trees covers most of the state. The place welcomes visitors with kebabs, fish curry and not to be forgotten well served Biriyani.  This is because of its strong Muslim authority in the state. All around the year the weather is pleasant but winter is still preferred appropriate for the visit. Tourists must visit places- Bhopal, Gwalior, and Indore, Sanchi Stupa, Khajuraho Erotic Temples, Ujjain, Bhimbhekta and Kanha or Bandhavgarh must be visited.  Do visit during Tansen festival and Dhrupad festival the famous attractions in India . Here you would acquire a mesmerizing memory for ever.

Capital City – Bhopal

Attraction of Madhya Pradesh :

  • Khajuraho Erotic Temples
  • Buddhist Monuments
  • Taj ul Masajid
  • Orchha Fort

Maharashtra

The Gateway of India
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The craggy hills, incredible climate, foods and amazing frolic make Maharashtra a perfect place in India. The ideal time of visit is definitely October – November yet all season welcomes tourists and business delegates in the same style. The places of visit includes Ajanta, Ellora, Panchgani, Mumbai , Pune  and the beaches. One must visit  Nagpur, Nasik, Sevagram too. The food  and culture here is the mixed one – as it attracts all genre of population  but the best  Konkan food, i.e. sea foods, Marathi veg foods; bada pao is to be tasted  in maharashtra. One must reach via Mumbai by train or flight. The tour is costly.

Mumbai is the capital of Maharashtra.

Famous places in Mumbai :

Manipur

Places of Interest Manipur
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While choosing your tourist place you would surely want it to be soothing and peaceful. Manipur happens to be such a place in India, which gives a perfect ambience of peace and tranquility. The remarkable tourist spots of this place are Loktak lake, Kangla fort, Imphal war cemetery. Apart from these, the Keibul Lamjao national park also deserves a special mention. When it comes to Manipuri foods then fish dominates its major cuisines.  To enjoy all these aspects you must visit Manipur between the month of October and March. You can reach this place via air, rail or road.

Capital of Manipur – Imphal

Places of Interest in Manipur :

  • Sri Sri Govindajee Temple
  • Loktak Lake
  • Sirohi National Park
  • Manipur State Museum

Meghalaya

Shillong Meghalaya
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India has many vibrant places to visit. If you are planning to make a trip then you should consider Manipur on your list. Best visiting places of India give soothing travel experience. One of such places is Meghalaya. Meghalaya is well known for its rich natural beauty, which pierces deep into the memories of the visitors. Some of the best places are Umiam Lake, Mawsmai Caves, Double decker living root bridge. You can visit these places at any time of the year except the monsoons. You can visit this place easily by air, as there are multiple options available from major cities like Mumbai, Kolkata, and Delhi. You may also take the advantage of rail conveyance for reaching Meghalaya.

Shillong is the Capital of Meghalaya

Places to visit in Meghalaya :

  • Butterfly Museum
  • Umium Lake
  • Mawsmai Caves
  • Elephant Falls

Mizoram

Khatla Presbyterian Church
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Mizoram gives you the opportunity to experience a mixed culture of Chinese and North India. This mixture is largely observed in the cuisines of this place. The cuisines over here have delicious flavor. Most recipes have the mixture of Chinese and north Indian culture. The best tourist places of this destination also attract huge tourists. Some of the remarkable tourist spots are Durtlang hills, Mizoram state museum, Burra bazaar. This place holds a special place among other tourist places. The best time to visit this place is between the month of October and March. For visiting this destination, the best mode of transport is by air.

Capital – Aizawl

Popular tourist places :

  • Durtlang Hills
  • Champhai
  • Dampa Wildlife Sanctuary

Nagaland

Naga Heritage village
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Do you want to enjoy an exotic and beautiful destination? If yes then do consider visiting Nagaland. When it comes to scenic beauty tourist places then Nagaland will surely give you a remarkable experience. The dialect, culture, tradition and lifestyle of this place give very different experience to the tourist. Nagaland also has variety of visiting places like Kohima War cemetery, Naga Heritage Village, Kisama Heritage Village. When it comes to Nagaland cuisines then “Zutho” deserves a special mention. This is a liquor, which is served with roasted millet, Soya Bean and Red Chilli. You should visit this place in the month of October to enjoy perfect scenic beauty.

Kohima is the Capital of Nagaland.

Places to Visit in Nagaland :

  • Naga Heritage Village
  • Kohima War Cemetery
  • Kisama Heritage Village
  • Kohima Museum

Orissa

The Jagannath Temple of Puri
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Get to one of the holiest destinations of India. Visit Jagannath Temple, Backwater Lake Chilka and do not forget to visit Dhawalgiri, The Asoka made Tomb of Wisdom. Structures and temples are surrounding the culturally rich state of Orissa. Get to the beaches of Puri, one of the most visited attraction of Puri, visited the most. The food style of the state is perfectly Indian with super spicy foods. Visit the place of white tigers between the month of October and January. You will love to get through this place.

Capital – Bhubaneswar

Tourist places in Puri  :

  • Lingaraja Temple
  • Hanuman Vatika
  • Mahanadi Barrage
  • Puri Beach
  • Jagannath Temple

Pondicherry (Union Territory)

Puducherry Immaculate Conception Cathedral

Get to the lovely looking French colony in India. Find the lovely four beaches and do not forget to visit Auroville. The place is outstanding with serene beauty. Reach the aesthetic height at the place with spiritual environment all around. Climate of the place remains ideal throughout the year. However, you can make the most of the destination while you visit it between October and January. You can figure out a perfect route plan from there.

Main City – Pondicherry Town

Tourist Attractions of Pondicherry

  • Seaside Promenade
  • Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
  • Paradise Beach
  • Pondicherry Botanical Garden

Punjab

Golden Temple Punjab
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Punjab the land of Sikhs holds a special place for all tourists mind for its vigor and vitality. One of the best things about this destination is its impeccable delicious finger-licking foods. Punjabi foods are known for being highly healthy and tasty appetites like Lassi, Parathas, Tawa Roti, Tadka and so on. Punjab also has various tourist attractions like Bhakra Nangal Dam, Harike bird sanctuary, Qila Mubarak. For enjoying the best time, you should visit here between the month of October and March.  To visit Punjab does try train or air accessible from Delhi the nearby well-known place or via Chandigarh might sound interesting.

Capital of Punjab – Chandigarh

Places of Interest in Chandigarh

  • Golden Temple (Harmandir Sahib)
  • Akal Takht
  • Rangla Punjab Haveli
  • Bhatinda Zoological Park

Rajasthan

Gadisar Lake Rajasthan
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The land of legendary Rajputanas are calling you with all its glory and history. Visit the forts at Udaipur and Chittor, where stories of legendary Rana Pratap and Meera Bai are encrypted. Get through Rajasthani Folks, the basic of Classical Raga. Do not forget to visit the Pink City Jaipur and the Aravalli at Mount Abu. The state is having wonderful beauty although surrounded by the great Thar Desert at West. Visit Baluchistan and Jaisalmer, with all its golden arts. Glittering gold in the Morning sun will help you identify the deer and peacocks in numbers. Best time to visit this top destination in the month of October and November. Also, December is good, but not preferred by many.

Jaipur is the Major city of Rajasthan

Rajasthan points of interest :

Sikkim

Gangtok Sikkim
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The old Chinese State, is calling you with all its hilly beauty, full of flora and fauna, since the time it came to India. The land to spread Buddhism is having the biggest monastery of India at Rumtek, a few kilometres from the state capital, Gangtok. Get to Nathula Pass and Changu lake, the best tourist places, few kilometres from the capital city Gangtok. You will find the Chinese border there. The luxurious hilly beauty is even more overwhelming at Yung-Tham and Peling. Get the view of Kanchenjunga from there. Do not forget to taste Momo out there in Sikkim. If you are familiar, you can taste some beverages at the state capital too. Charges are half due to tax reduction. Visit the place between March and May to find the awesome beauty of the hills.

Capital city – Gangtok

Sightseeing Places in Sikkim :

  • Gangtok
  • Tsomgo Lake
  • Ranka Monastery
  • Do Drul Chorten Stupa

Tamil Nadu

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Images by : PlaneMad

Get to the land of Balaji and Meenaxi. The landmass is over the Deccan plateau and is rich in culture and heritage. Famous temples, ancient arts and tradition is crowding the state, along with rich food culture. Do not miss the Sambars, while visiting the state. Get to the southernmost corner of the nation at Kanyakumari and get to one of the famous Jyotirlingams at Rameshwaram. Numerous beaches are there in the capital city, but all is well, if you can visit the idol of Balaji at Tirupati. Visit the place in the month of October and November and enjoy the pleasant weather.

Capital city – Chennai

Top destination in Tamil Nadu :

  • Bragadeeshwara Temple
  • Mahabalipuram monuments
  • Ooty Botanical gardens

Tripura

Images by : Sandro Lacarbona
Images by : Sandro Lacarbona

It is a small but interesting state in India. The lovely state is having Gomati river, running through the middle of the state. Agartala, the capital of the state is having a sparse population. A major part of the people here are Bengali. However, a part of the population is Tibeto-Burmese. Visiting spots around the place are not plenty, but some are really to be listed among the top destination. TripureswariMandir is one prime place that you must visit here, along with the serene beauty all around. Lovely Bengali foods are available throughout the place. Get to the state in the months of winter, through Agartala.

Capital City – Agartala

Popular places of Tripura :

  • Jagannath Temple
  • Iskcon Radha-Govinda Mandir
  • Neermahal Palace

Uttar Pradesh

Images by : Daniel Mennerich
Images by : Daniel Mennerich

Uttar Pradesh was one of the biggest states in India, before Uttaranchal became an independent state. Many of the tourist destinations of the earlier state moved to Uttaranchal. Still there are lots of holy places that you will find in this state. Go to Allahabad during the Pushkar Fair. Other than that, you will get Mathura, Vrindavan and even the gorgeous Taj Mahal is here. If you are a food lover, do not miss to visit Lucknow. Get the kababs and Biryani there. Get to the state through Lucknow airport. You can also reach there by train through Kanpur or Allahabad.

Capital City – Lucknow

Sightseeing Places of Uttar Pradesh :

  • Taj Mahal
  • Agra Fort
  • Bara Imambara

Uttarakhand

Nainital the lake district of India
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The undulating hills, gurgling streams, icy glaciers are the most and amazing center of attraction in Uttarakhand. Here culture is Kumaoni and Garhwali that is extremely famous and the local instrument here is flute and amazingly attracts tourists from all zones. The attractions are Kathgodam, Kotdwar Haridwar Nainital and mussourie, the bus services here is affordable and flexible Uttarakhand accepts visitors all around the year, summers and winters see full influx of visitors. Mandua , barley  are consumed much more than rice and wheat the famous sweet here for you to taste is baal mithai of Almora . One can reach there via train, bus and flight from Delhi, the cost of the trip is a bit more than the others.

Capital City – Dehradun

Popular places in Uttarakhand :

West Bengal

Kurseong
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West Bengal is a famous land of cultural value, handicraft and notable historical buildings. The best time to visit this place is October to March, though all seasons accepts travelers all round the year. This place is full of poetry, music, films and theater. Once you visit this place you must visit Kolkata, Darjeeling, Tiger hill, Siliguri, Digha, Sundarban, Bakkhali, Mandarmoni, Gangasagar, Bankura, Bishnupur, Kamarpukur, and Jairambati. West Bengal has a cheap transportation system locally. This trip is not high in budget, is affordable by explorer all round the globe.

Capital City – Kolkata

Places of Interests in West Bengal

23 thoughts on “State Wise Popular Tourist Places in India

  1. Yes indeed!

    India has a rich culture and lots of states that anyone would love to visit too. I liked the way you have put up the places worth seeing within each city, which makes it easy for anyone to understand the places of interest.

    Thanks for sharing. 🙂

  2. Well, I too agree with your point of statement that “India is great land of tourism” and thus, the way you’ve distributed each states and their special tourist places to hang out. I really liked your blog. Keep writing and sharing with us. Thanks!!

  3. Nice Listing.Yeah India is very very diverse,probably the most diverse of countries that you will find on this earth.I got so many places from your post,its really informative post.If you haven’t been there,do visit India once in your life time.

  4. Thanks a lot Srimantha for providing us such a nice and informative posting. I am from Orissa and i just want to say there are a number of renowned visiting spots in Odisha other than your list. One of the best visiting spot is Puri. Puri is famous for lord Jagannath temple and a wide sea beach. Do you know Nabakalebara, the life-force-infusing ritual in the Jagannath cult? Which is one of the best and renowned ritual of lord Jagannath among other rituals. There is a new mobile app on nabakalebara of lord Jagannath is in the air now. Get updates and information on lord Jagannath’s nabakalebara (New Life) festival on your android mobile phone wherever you may be. Install the app on your mobile so that your friends and relatives can get updates on lord Jagannath’s historic event every time. This exclusive app is for every lovers of lord Jagannath. You can get the app link here to install in your mobile.
    Nabakalebara of Puri Jagannath

  5. Thanks for providing such a informative post. You might have done very hard to provide such grateful article. Just adding few more visiting places in Karnataka we shouldn’t missed. Nagarhole National Park, Jog falls, Mysore palace, Lal bagh, Kudremukh and gokarna. Book your dream holiday vacation Now. Just book a innova for rent from bangalore. Visit all your favorite places at affordable price. http://www.innovacarrental.com/

  6. Dear
    thanks for tell all about this . India is one & only a country in which anybody can get most of experience of the entire world culture , tradition,languages , and other similar things . you describe it smoothly . it will help & also make Indian Or outsider to take a trip of India. good work.

  7. mny mny thnx to u…….

    I m vry Hpy to see all the famous place of India…
    I love my India….
    I m sashikant majhi
    from- odisha,kalahandi

  8. sahil kumar barik

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    Waaoooo!!!!! I am so much excited to visit the places.And feel good for situating these all very beautiful places in my country.Love you yaar..!!!! You have drafted it perfectly.I am very much affected by the way that you have explained.

  9. India is full of tourist places and every state has more than a dozen of tourist places which are truly incredible. Thanks for sharing these valuable facts. It will definitely help the nomads who want to grasp every subject of traveling. These places are really beautiful and every visit is a worthy visit. People traveling to abroad for exploring places but I must urge them to visit India first. Probably they don’t have idea about these places. Finding a good budget hotel is the main problem while visiting places. So whoever wants to visit popular places must book their ticket online.

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