especially attracts tourists for its temple group. In the Chhatarpur district
in Madhya Pradesh, Khajuraho is located. Famous for its temples and sculptures.
The Khajuraho Monument is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This shows the
exception of art and workmanship. Usually, the main point of Khajuraho
attractions is the temple. Khajuraho temples follow the shikhara style. In
these temples, the main deity is placed in a sanctuary in the center of the
temple. Initially, it was believed that there were 80 Hindu temples out of
which only 22 remained.
reach Khajuraho from all over the country by road, train, and air. From Delhi,
the location is around 600 kilometers. The nearest airport is Jhansi, where
many airlines fly at very cheap prices. The main mode of transportation
connecting Khajuraho to remote corners of India is train.
important tourist attractions in Khajuraho include
Western Temple Group: This
is the largest and richest of all temple groups.
- LakhmanaTemple – This is the oldest
and best of the western temple group. This temple was named after the ruler who
- Kandariya MahadeoTemple – They are
one of the greatest works of art in India.
- Devi JagdambaTemple – This temple is
dedicated to the Goddess (Devi). Garbha griha has a large image of Devi of the
Universe also known as Jagdambi.
- Chaunsat Yogini – This is the only
granite temple in the Khajuraho group.
- Chitragupta temple – This temple is
dedicated to the Sun God (Sun) and faces east to sunrise.
Eastern Temple Group
- ParsvanathTemple – This is famous
for its beautiful detailed carvings and is the biggest among the groups.
- GhantaiTemple – This is the famous
- AdinathTemple – Dedicated to Jain
- BrahmaTemple – This is one of the
oldest temples of Khajuraho.
is a hill station with multiple personalities; the region is full of fun and
excitement and at the same time boasts of a serene and peaceful ambiance that
leaves one with a tranquil feeling like none other. Sitting amidst the
Mahabharat range (lesser Himalayas) in the Darjeeling district of West Bengal
is a mesmerizing beauty adorned with glorious mountains covered in snow, dense
woodlands, undulating plains and much more. The city is a popular tourist
destination attracting thousands of tourists from all quarters.
quite a few popular beliefs attached to the name of the region. One such belief
is that it means ‘the land where we play’ according to the local Lepcha’s,
while according to another belief the region loosely translates into the ‘Black
also has a strong historical background that adds to the character and
mysticism of the region. The hill station was an important trading outpost for
furs, wool and grains between India and Tibet. The region also served as an
alternate summer resort to Darjeeling for the English troops during the British
eras. Reflection of the region’s past is visible among the various
architecture, monuments and various other relics found in the region.
Plenty of Tourist
offers plenty of things to see and explore. Some of the prominent tourist
attractions of Kalimpong include Dr. Graham Holme’s School, Durpindara,
gouripur House, Kalimpong Market, 7th Mile View Point, Flower Nurseries,
Thongsha Gompa, Mangal Dham, Zong Dhok, Palri Phodang Monastery, and Pedong
Monastery among others.
sightseeing, tourists can take advantage of the rich surroundings and indulge
in various sorts of outdoor sports activities like hiking, trekking, nature
walks, mountaineering and much more. Tourists can also satisfy their shopping
needs in the local markets famous for its …