India is also known as a hub of historical tradition. There are a lot of places where you can view diversity of India owing to rulers and empires- all of which have left a mark. There are many historical places that are listed on World Heritage site due to historical significance.
Here you can visit a variety of historical places in India and go and take a trip to ancient India. Here you’ll view some of the stunning places and captivating destination.
Taj Mahal seems like a fable, but it is a reality. Located at the banks of Yamuna River its actually a tomb built on the body of Mumtaj Mahal- eminent personality. The place dates back to 1630 A.D. Taj Mahal is made of marble and it took aroud 22 years and 20,000 workers to complete this tomb. One of the captivating thing is the color change in day light.
Hawa Mahal is a beautiful city situated at the entrance to the City Palace, Jaipur- it is an important landmark of the city. This place is an epitome of beauty and reflects Rajputana architecture. Its splendid beauty cannot be described in words. Maharaja Sawai Pratap constructed Hawa Mahal in the year 1779. This pyramid shape is the must visit tourist destination that have 953 small windows.
The Mysore Palace
The Mysore Palace is situated in Karnataka and is also called as a Maharaja’s Palace, being situtaed at the city center at Mirza road. This palace can be called as the most attractive monument of theMysore city. The other name of this palace is Amba Vilas and it is considered as one of the largest palace of Karnataka.
It is a three storied edifice building having a length of 245 feet and breadth of 156 feet. This palace at Karnataka comprise of arched square and domes. The original palace of Mysore is carved of wood and it was burnt in the year 1897. The 24th Wodeyar Raja rebuilt the palace in 1912. It reflects Indo-Saracenic style of architecture.
It is one of the most beautiful monuments that represents a unique blend of classic European architecture and Mughal motifs. This domed and white marble museum is spread across an area of over 60 acres and it is set in a landscaped garden at the south side of Kolkatta ground.
Charminar in Hyderabad is a pretty destination that was built way back in 1591 by Sultan Mohammed Quli Qutub Shha. Nestled in the heart of city, this place is surrounded by vivacious bazarrs, and a triumphal arch.
Originally posted 2013-04-04 15:51:50.