NORTH INDIA


NORTH INDIA

North India is a loosely defined region consisting of the northern part of India. The dominant geographical features of North India are the Indus-Gangetic Plain and the Himalayas, which demarcate the region from the Tibetan Plateau and Central Asia.

North India is a destination pulsating with extraordinary attractions. Endowed with sheer natural beauty and a rich cultural heritage, North India beckons you for a travel experience of a lifetime. North India Tour will take you to its historic, majestic and celestial destinations such as Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal, which overflow with attractions.

North India has been the historical center of the Mughal, Delhi Sultanate and British Indian Empires. It has a diverse culture, and includes the Hindu pilgrimage centres of Char Dham, Haridwar, Varanasi, Ayodhya, Mathura, Allahabad, Vaishno Devi and Pushkar, the Buddhist pilgrimage centres of Sarnath and Kushinagar, the Sikh Golden Temple as well as world heritage sites such as the Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve, Khajuraho temples, Hill Forts of Rajasthan, Jantar Mantar (Jaipur), Bhimbetka Caves, Sanchi monuments, Qutb Minar, Red Fort, Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri and the Taj Mahal.

The languages that have official status in one or more of the states and union territories located in North India are Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, and English.

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