India’s rich cultural heritage tour reminds the past glory and the majestic lifestyle of the India emperors. From north India to south India and east India to west India, the historic monuments, ruins of forts and palaces exemplified the mastery over art and architecture. This vibrant art and architecture depicted in the Indian monuments became the source of attraction for the foreign tourists as heritage tour of India.
The famous world fame heritage monuments of India are Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri in Agra; Qutab Minar and Humayun’s Tomb in Delhi; Elephanta Caves in Mumbai; Ajanta and Ellora Caves in Aurangabad; The Sun Temple in Konarak; Group of Monuments in Mahabalipuram; Churches and Convents in Goa; Group of Monuments in Khajuraho; Group of Monuments in Hampi; Group of Monuments in Pattadakal; Brihadisvara Temple in Thanjavur and Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi. The heritage tours of India also take the tourist to heritage hotels like The Taj Lake Palace, Jai Mahal Palace, Ram Bagh Palace etc. in Rajasthan; Judge’s Court, Taragarh Palace, Nalagarh Fort etc. are in Himachal Pradesh; Nilambagh Palace, Utelia Palace, Wankaner Palace etc. are in Gujarat that give the most comfortable and luxurious stay while experiencing the rich cultural and heritage tour of incredible India.
The heritage tour of India has become quite a few parallels in the world when the tourists exploring India through heritage train tours – The Palace On Wheels, The Royal Orient, The Deccan Odyssey and The Fairy Queen – that provide an opportunity to experience the royal life of erstwhile maharajas and nawabs of India.
The Indian society is a multi-culture, multi-religion, multi-lingual society influenced by various religions and customs of the world, which has resulted in the mingling of long traditional and religious values, folk idioms, and art forms. The influence of religion is evident in all walks of Indian life mostly in small towns and villages while the urban area is widely influenced by globalization. So, cultural tours of modern India presents a picture of unity in diversity to which history provides no parallel on this planet.