A country by name, but a continent in scale, India in one word is diversity, the land of incredible diversity which truly offers something for everyone. Spectacular architecture, heritage complexes, abandoned cities, remote indigenous communities, princely forts, palaces, havelis, mahals, bazaars and its nature beyond imagination. A land full of surprises and diversity, all this has been well experienced and documented by many legendary explorers, travelers and, great historians. This destination is a panorama of life untouched by the passing of time. A treasure trove of vast nature, unique history, authentic culture and an array of experiences filled with serenity. A melting pot of language, tradition and religion, the multifaceted country which almost impossible to define in words, exceptionally blessed with nature, diverse landscape and rich cultural heritage leaves you overwhelmed.
Destination India is combines a set of vibrant history and culture with gorgeous natural scenery that includes scenic hills, beautiful beaches, pristine backwaters, dense jungles, vast endless deserts. India’s magic lies in the charm of its incredible people, the vibrancy of its heritage and the unique ways of life style that exists today.
Indian culture and history which dates back to 3000 BC, one of the greatest and oldest civilizations, the unique and beautiful amalgamation of varied factors coming together and creating vibrant and colorful practices of social life, Indian’s way of hospitality, greetings, ethics, and belongingness makes this land unique in sustaining its culture over than rest of the world.
One of the most enduring achievements of Indian civilization is undoubtedly its architecture. Indian architecture is as old as the history of the civilization. The earliest remains of recognizable building activity in the India dates back to the Indus Valley cities. Indian architecture, which has evolved through centuries, is the result of socio-economic and geographical conditions that bears the stamp of respective periods. The cave architecture in India is believed to have begun in the third century BC. The Rock-cut structures present the most spectacular piece of ancient Indian art specimen. Most of the rock-cut structures were related to various religious communities. In ancient India, temple architecture of high standard developed in almost all regions. The distinct architectural style of temple construction in different parts was a result of geographical, climatic, ethnic, racial, historical and linguistic diversities. The medieval period saw great developments in the field of architecture. Many new features came to be introduced in buildings. The development of architecture of this period can be called the Indo-Islamic architecture or the Indian architecture influenced by Islamic Art. With colonization, a new chapter in Indian architecture began. The Dutch, Portuguese and the French made their presence felt through their buildings but it was the English who had a lasting impact on architecture. Currently there are around 40 UNESCO World Heritage Sites located in India.
Many places in India considered being the most beautiful places on planet Earth and many Indian cities and towns with historical and architectural importance considered being the most visited places in the world, all these places are the ideal and best perfect destinations for charming holidays and experiences for the longest memories.