Experiences In India

12 Unique Experiences in India which will mesmerize you!

That moment when you walk through the passageway to the enchanting Taj Mahal, reality stops and you transition to a golden era. White walls engraved with delicate designs and the serenity dwelling around leaves you spellbound!  Most of us have been to Taj Mahal, read about it in history or seen it in a movie and hence can’t stop going gaga about its charm. However, there’s more to India than the grand symbol of love! If you had to list it down, here’s what it would consist of.

  1. Rangbeerangi Holi

India is incomplete without its festivals, and to name the most fun of the lot it has to be Holi! Colors, sweets, dance masti in the spring season with your loved ones is one such experience that people of all age groups can enjoy together. When it comes to Holi, one simply cannot forget Vrindavan! The enthusiasm that spreads in the city during Holi is truly one of a kind.

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  1. Enigmatic desert dancers

A visit to Rajasthan is a must to witness the awe inspiring dance form of the rural folks of Jaisalmer. Dressed in a colorful garb, dancing on the beige sand these dancers will leave you mesmerized with their demagogic performance.

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  1. Province of peace and power

Considered to be god’s abode, this astounding fair leaves every first time traveller speechless with its magnificence. Held every three years at any one of the four set locations – Haridwar, Allahabad, Nashik and Ujjain, Kumbh Mela welcomes millions of pilgrims to experience untainted spirituality. As it is believed that taking a bath in the holy rivers of India during the mela will cleanse a person of all sins.

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  1. Lowering of flags

The Wagah Border ceremony has always evoked a sense of pride and honour in the hearts of Indians. But patriotism could be experienced in any Indian theater as well, so why travel till there? Visit the ‘lowering of flags’ ceremony to witness the two neighboring nations celebrate brotherhood and pay respect to their nationality. The drill partaken by militants of the respective countries is one joyous sight to behold in your memories!

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  1. Eat, sleep, rave, repeat!

“The sun is about to rise and the party isn’t over yet!” Said every party goer who has ever celebrated a weekend in Goa. Eoxotic beach parties serving unlimited booze and delicious goan food! What more could one ask for? So if you believe in bringing in this New Year with a bang, we suggest you book your tickets for GOA now!

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  1. Moughlai Connect

Old Delhi’s Jama Masjid comes alive during Ramzan; the feast that follows iftar here at the ‘Khau Galli’ is a foodie’s haven. Tandoori kebabs, shahi phirni, keema golis and lazeez biryani will keep you occupied for hours! A royal treat at pocket friendly prices, life gets better with this Mughlai Connect.

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  1. A day in the Valley of Flowers

Get mystified with a thousand varieties of colorful blossoms, including some of the rarest species in the world at the Valley of Flowers! Whether you’re a nature lover or not, this place is something that one simply can’t miss out on in their travelogue.

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  1. Sail the evening away

Spend an evening in a house-boat sailing through the backwaters of Kerela from one district to another to experience the serenity of nature. Luxurious interiors, calm green waters, cool evening sun adds up to the right amount of calmness for one’s self.

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  1. Snake boat race

Often considered as the ultimate test of endurance, speed and skill – The Snake Boat Race leaves the onlookers motivated for perseverance! The artistic long boats, the interesting legend behind the event are factors, which magnify its experience.

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  1. Agla station…

Travelling in Mumbai without a journey through the “Mumbai Local” sounds ludicrous. Connecting millions of Mumbaikars to many destinations, the local trains weave different stories every hour! How can one miss out on this experience?

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  1. Sunehri Deepawali

Popularly known as the Festival of Lights, Deepawali is India’s biggest festival. Three days of fun and gaiety with friends and families brings an overwhelming experience. Houses are decorated with garlands, diyas, colorful rangolis and sweet incenses in the spirit of the festival.  Happiness is shared among big and small.

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  1. Paranthe, lassi tey tandori tikke

Road trips get better with pit stops at Punjabi Dhabbas on the highways of India! The sumptuous fare that each one of them offers is indefinable. Not breaking your journey but these eateries surely has amplified the travel with their thalis full of love!

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