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Taj Mahal - the ultimate wish of a forlorn husband, a tribute to a love departed, a monument, which almost emptied the coffers of the emperor who wanted to fulfill his last promise to his dying wife. Can anything be more romantic? Taj Mahal is the finest example of Mughal architecture, a style that combines elements from Persia, Turkish and Indian architectural styles. You have to be blessed to have an audience of the unique monument. The Taj Mahal is an experience of a life time.
Varanasi, the holy city of India, is also known by the name of Kashi and Benaras. It is situated on the banks of River Ganges, which is believed to have the power of washing away all of one's sins. It is one of the oldest living cities in the world, with a continuous history dating back 3,000 to 5,000 years and is also known as city of temples. It is famous for its 100 ghats, steps leading to the banks of River Ganges. The 'Ghats' are undoubtedly the most valuable assets of Varanasi. None can imagine this holy city sans its numerous Ghats that dot the nearly 7 km arc line of the Ganges riverfront.
Jaisalmer Sand Dunes
Jaisalmer is the desert city in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is often described as the "Golden City". The traditional 'Havelis' built by the wealthy merchants are carved in golden yellow sandstone and they still retain their lusture and brilliance. The imposing fort of Jaisalmer, built in 12th century, stands atop a hill from where you can get a bird's eye view of the surrounding region. It lies in the heart of the Thar Desert and has vast ocean of shifting sand dunes, sprawling over a large area.
Rajasthan - Mehrangarh Fort
Mehrangarh Fort, located in Jodhpur city in Rajasthan state, is one of the largest forts in India. Jodhpur is known as the "Sun City" for the bright, sunny weather it enjoys all year. It is also referred to as the "Blue City" due to the blue-painted houses around the Mehrangarh Fort.
Kerala - Chinese Fishing Nets
The Chinese fishing nets are located in the Fort Kochi city of Kerala in south India. Legend has it that the Chinese Fishing Nets were introduced in Fort Kochi by the Chinese explorer, Zheng He.They were brought from the court of Chinese emperor, Kublai Khan and have been in operation here since that time.
Ladakh or Little Tibet is a beautiful desert region. high in the western Himalayan plateau.
Amaze of enormously high snow capped peaks and the largest glaciers outside the polar reagion, dominate the terrain where valley heights range from a meter 2500 Mts. to 4500 Mts. while passes of up to 6000 Mts and peaks reaching above 7500 Mts can be seen all around.It is sometimes referred to as "Moon Land" and has many beautiful buddhist monasteries.
Munnar Tea Plantations
Munnar ia hill station on the Western Ghats, a range of mountains situated in the ldukki district of the indian state of Kerala. It offers breathtaking views of the surrounding hills carpeted with verdant tea plantations. exuding old world charm, the combination of lofty peaks, manicured tea estates and the cool mountain air makes Munnar an ideal shooting location.
Alleppy alos known as Alappuzha is in Kerala. It is often called the Venice of the East due to the canals that connect it to Kerala's famous snaking backwaters.
The place is famous for the snake boat races and also has a number of historic colonial buildings and a beach.
Great Rann of Kutch
The Great Rann of Kutch, is a seasonal salt marsh located in the Thar Desert in the kutch District of Gujrat, India.
Its an interesting and surreal location where you can see dry cracked ground as far as your eyes can see.
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