The city of temples or Banaras, as it is popularly known, is a holy city on the banks of the River Ganga. Said to have been discovered by Lord Shiva, this town has immense historical as well as religious importance.
Amritsar, literally meaning “holy pool of nectar” is the spiritual and cultural centre of the Sikh Religion. Baisakhi festival brings out Amritsar’s resplendent face with its finest food, clothes and merry-making.
Khajurao have several theories about these sculptures — some suggest that these are tantric sexual practices, others believe them to be part of the Hindu tradition of accepting sex or kama as part of everyday life.
Agra has three UNESCO World Heritage sites and Taj Mahal features in the 50 most popular tourist destinations in the world. History, architecture, romance all together create the magic of Agra which is almost the lifeline of Indian tourism.