Known for its diversity in culture, India is a landmark of varieties of holy places that you must have kept on your bucket list as soon as your prayers are heard and your truly desired wish gets fulfilled. Here are some travel ideas for the devotees who can expand their wishes meanwhile increasing their list of the best holy places in India.
1. Vaishno Devi
Whether you are traveling solo, as a couple, with family or friends, your excursion to Jammu & Kashmir is incomplete without entering the divine gate of the Vaishno Devi shrine that is located near Katra, Jammu at the height of around 5,300 feet, welcoming devotees in lakhs every year.
2. Golden Temple
Shelter to many pilgrims, this temple opens the door for every soul with any background and has a kitchen with the capacity to feed around 3,00,000 people in a single day. It is considered to be one of the holiest shrines for Sikhs and for some, it has a combination of Hindu and Islamic architecture. Plan a trip to Amritsar and enjoy the peaceful environment this religious place has to offer to the visitors.
One of the most sacred temples of Hindus, this place is a must-visit for the devotees of Lord Shiva. Equally adventurous and beautiful, the Kedarnath temple is the busiest tourist hotspot during Summer so, book your tickets to Uttrakhand in advance to avoid the last-minute hassle and get the divine blessings of Lord Shiva.
If you are thinking that the only season to wash away all the sins and get your soul cleaned is summer then make your winters equally religious as Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh has got a list of holy places like Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple and Sri Venkateswara Swamy Vaari Temple beside museums and hillsides for the tourists.
As described in Hindu mythology, this place has a significant role in Ramayana from where Lord Rama has created a bridge with his army to rescue Sita and kill Ravana. Sri Panchmukhi Hanuman Mandir & Floating Stones are one of the most visited places in Rameswaram.
This town in Tamil Nadu attracts tourists from different places as here one can enjoy water sports across the beautiful beaches and visit the Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Memorial.
Each of these pilgrimages has unique stories and purpose behind its creation so, get on a tour with devotees like you and share your experience by simply creating your travel journal on the Trotter It app that allows you to save your memories in one place without risking your privacy.