Many places and things in India make you astonished with its attractions. India is very famous for many historical and scientific wonders on the earth. All these reasons make people visit India to experience these wonders. It’s time to know something more about top 10 wonders of India.
Taj Mahal is one of the Seven Wonders of the World as well as a famous monument in India by Shah Jahan. The architectural styles and the marble work of Taj Mahal attract tourists from all over the world. Taj Mahal is well-known for its attractions of color changing and a beautiful garden more and more.
2. Red Fort:
Red Fort is a great edifice by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan and it is an architectural wonder in India. This architect marvel was constructed with the red sandstone which makes it look in a red aura and nice to see. It will be more beautiful during the Independence Day full of decorations and looks Royal. There is a Sound & Light show at Red Fort is organized held every evening which describe the history, tradition, and culture of the Mughal Emperor.
3. Sanchi Stupa:
Sanchi Stupa is a famous Buddhist architectural and cultural monument in Madhya Pradesh. Sanchi Stupa is a beautiful wonder in India with decorative images, designs etc. Under the rule of Shunga, this monument was added with some more modifications like a beautiful harmonica on the top and stairways.
4. Gateway of India:
This famous Indo-Saracen style monument was built by British architect George Wittet in the year 1911. Gateway of India was completely made of concrete and yellow colored basalt rock which attracts more number of people. This glorious architect marvel adds glory to Mumbai city with its massive structure.
5. Khajuraho Temples:
Khajuraho group of temples are very famous for its architectural style and exotic sculptures. These temples are mainly dedicated to Jain and Hindu religions by the Rajput Chandela Dynasty. By visiting this wonderful monument you can experience the skill of architects of 10th century back time.
6. Qutub Minar:
Qutub Minar is a five-storied famous monument in Delhi by Qutub-Ud-Din Aibak to show his victory over Hindu rulers. This beautiful wonder was designed in complete Afghan style and it will be very interesting to experience this place with destroyed monuments and tombs.
7. Ajanta and Ellora Caves:
Ajanta and Ellora caves are the best examples of beautiful paintings, sculptures, and murals at the time of 2nd century BC and 6th century AD. These magnificent caves are dedicated to Jainism, Buddhism, and Hinduism. However, these monuments are the best places to experience the arts of the bygone era.
8. Amer Fort:
Amer Fort is a famous majestic monument built by Maan Singh in Jaipur. Amer Fort is a marvelous architectural wonder with a mixture of Hindu and Muslim architectural styles. It is a unique monument with attractions of Diwan-e-Aam, Sheesh Mahal, Sukh Mandir, and light show in evening.
In one word, Charminar is the pride of Hyderabad. Actually, this monument is a sacred mosque built by Mohammad Quli Qutub Shah in 1591. But due to the rapid growth of population, it has remained in the center of the traffic. The four minarets of Charminar symbolize the first four caliphs of Islam religion.
10. Konark Sun Temple:
Sun Temple in Konark is a famous temple which is in the form of a huge chariot dedicated to Lord Surya Deva in the 13th century. A major attraction of this temple was depicting the mythological figures and images of animals when the first sun rays touch.
However, these are the top 10 famous wonders of India which you must visit on your India tour. All these historical or mythological monuments are touristy because of the attractions of architectural styles and interesting facts. It will be very enthusiastic and enjoyable to visit these places.
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