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Things to do in India

Rishikesh is considered to be the 'world's yoga capital' thanks to Beatles and an array of globally renowned yoga ashrams.

India, a country of immense diversity and cultural heritage dating back to millennia offers a plethora of activities. Things to do in India can include a walk down the old lanes of Chandni Chowk in Delhi to a visit to some of the most elaborately carved and sculpted Dravidian Temples down South.

Then there is the land of maharajas Rajasthan which is cynosure of all eyes, thanks to the Rajput warrior princes and their penchant with forts, palaces and havelis. Some of the most resplendent forts and palaces are built all across Rajasthan which draw millions of tourists from across the globe. Yet another appeal of this desert kingdom is the sand dunes and camel safaris as well as camping and glamping in desert and national parks.

Kerala is yet another gem of place that is a favored destination when it comes to visitors from overseas. The major draw is the palm fringed backwaters and Ayurveda along with more than 50 beaches. Wildlife, tea plantations, hill stations and cultural festivals are most sought after things to do in Kerala. Tamil Nadu with its Great Living Chola Temples and beaches is yet another major tourist destinations that offers a lot of activities including the very popular auto rickshaw rides to temple towns which is an internationally hit activity.

Be it the business travel, stay at some of the most luxurious hotels, wildlife safaris in one of the 88 national parks in India, surf and sand at beaches of Goa, spirituality in Himalayas, walking the living root bridges in North East, visit to temples, forts and palaces, attending one of the cultural festivals in India, a bike ride in Ladakh or visiting ancient caves, there are enough things to do in India that would keep even the fussiest of travelers on their toe. Browse through our tastefully selected things to do in India to plan your tour to India and experience the best of this culturally vibrant and geographically diverse land.