India is diverse and so is its culture. India has abundance of temples, palaces, church and heritage that contributes to the nation’s glory. Each monument has some or the other cultural importance which explains the remains of bygone era. We have listed here, wonders of India that are UNESCO recognized. Take a look at it.
Taj Mahal :
Taj Mahal Agra, Uttar Pradesh. Recognized by UNESCO world heritage in 1983.
Open Time : 8:00 am to 5:00 pm for gate pass and for night view: 8:30 PM to 12:30 AM,
Inspired by Mughal and Iranian Architecture, Taj Mahal s a symbol of love built in 1632 by Shah Jahan, to house the tomb of his favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal
Hampi – Ruins of Vijayanagar :
Hampi-Ruins of vijayanagar empire: Bellary, Karnataka. Recognized by UNESCO in 1986.
Open Time : 7:30 am to 5:30 pm.
Hampi houses a number of religious monuments, temples like Virupaksha Temple. The ruins when found is subject to great sophistication and arrangements.
Khajuraho, Chhatarpur, MAdhya Pradesh. Recognized by UNESCO in 1986.
Open time : Winter Season: 11 am to 3 pm and summer season 11 am to 4 pm.
Khajuraho consist of Hindu and Jain temples built in Nagara style and home to most erotic sculptures. 175 kms from Jhansi, the destination is worth a visit.
Konark Sun Temple :
Konark Sun Temple: Puri District, Orissa. Recognized by UNESCO in 1984.
Open Time : 10 am to 5 pm, closed on friday.
Listed in one of the seven wonders in India, Konark Sun temple is shaped like a chariot with carved stone wheels, and walls. Just 65 kms from Bhubaneshwar, you can enjoy quiet a time here.
Jantar Mantar Jaipur :
Jantar Mantar: Jaipur, Rajasthan. Recognized by UNESCO: 2010.
Open Time : 9 am to 4:30 pm.
Jantar Mantar is a collection of nineteen architectural astronomical instruments, and is house to largest sundial in the world.
These heritages in India hold a prestigious stand. They are beautiful and decorated with intricate carvings, they are worth a visit. Get the best of India here by experiencing its wonders.
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