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Heritage Places in India

Heritage Places in India

Heritage Places in India

Heritage Places in India

Heritage places in India

Heritage Places in India

Heritage Places in India

Vivid idea about India

India is a country that is full of places that can attract a number of tourists. India is extended from Jammu Kashmir in the North to Kanyakumari in the South. India is surrounded by the Bay of Bengal, the Arabian sea, and the Indian Ocean on the East-West and South respectively. There are many heritage places in India that are there in India which is important for their cultural aspects and many places are there which are important for the beauty of nature. The Himalayas in the North are one the places of attraction for tourists.

Heritage places in India

The list of Heritage places in India is nothing but the group of places that have been chosen by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).  There are 25 cultural places and 7 natural places which may be regarded as the heritage places of India by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). The cultural places include Agra Fort, Ajanta caves, Buddhist monuments at Sanchi, Champaner-Pavagadh Archeological Park, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Elephanta caves, Churches and Convents of Goa, Ellora caves, Fatehpur Sikri, Humayun’s Tomb in Delhi, Jantar Mantar of Jaipur, Taj Mahal, Qutub Minar, etc.

The attraction of the heritage places

Heritage places in India attract a number of tourists who visit these places for their beauty and cultural aspects.

  • Taj Mahal situated in Agra is one of the famous places of India and is of great historical importance as it was built by the great emperor Shah Jahan in the love of his wife Mumtaz. Taj Mahal’s beauty is greatly enjoyed by the tourist it was built on the design of Persian and Mughal architecture.
  • Next mention may be made of Qutub Minar, Qutub Minar of Delhi is known to be the second tallest Minar of India, on the foot of the Minar there is a Mosque which was the first Mosque that was built in India.
  • Next comes the Ellora caves which is said to be one of the largest rock-cut monastery temple caves. There are many inscriptions from the time of 7th century onwards. So tourists also find this place as it is bearing great historical importance.

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