India A Land Of Diversity And Contrasts

 
India, subcontinent of diversity and contrasts, has attracted and fascinated travellers from time immemorial.

India’s unsettled past, its diverse culture, art and architecture make up a great mosaic that bewitches the visitors.

 

Mount Abu
Mount Abu is a popular hill station in the Aravalli Range in Sirohi district of Rajasthan state in western India near the border with Gujarat. Mount Abu is perhaps one of the most beautiful places gifted with flourishing plant life and a diversity of flora and fauna. Other than a respite from summer heat, Mount Abu is a holy pilgrimage place. Respected both by the Hindus and the Janis, Mount Abu is linked with several temples and the sacred legends associated to this town.

 

Destinations in Mount Abu that are worth visiting are Nakki, Dilwara Jain Temple , Sunset Point, Honeymoon Point, Arbuda Devi Temple, Mount Abu Sanctuary, Gau Mukh Temple etc. Mount Abu has some very good luxurious hotels that attract millions of tourists every year.

Mumbai
Mumbai, the economic hub of India, is an amazing city that almost never sleeps and perpetually packed with action. In a town like Mumbai, life is extremely lively and vibrant and you will not have a single boring moment. Known as paradise of Bollywood, Mumbai allures many promising actors and gifted artists from all over the country.

 

Ooty
Ooty, famous as the Queen of hill stations and the capital city of Nilgiris district is one of the most admired traveller destination in India. It is beautiful picturesque land with numerous picnic spots. Known to be the well-liked summer and weekend place for the British all through the colonial days. It is at the height of approximately 2,240 meters above sea level. An additional attraction for the travellers is the mountain toy train voyage that begins from Kallar, near Mettupalayam and chugs its way throughout many terrifying curves and frightening tunnels and moves along the unfathomable gorges full of luxuriant flora and fauna, murmuring streams and flourishing tea gardens.

 

Numerous tea estates made Ooty famous. Lofty mountains, dense forest, sprawling grasslands and miles and miles of tea gardens greet passengers on most routes. The annual Tea and Tourism Festival attracts crowds in huge numbers.

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