India is a country which boasts of amazing picturesque beauty, with some parts of the country being regarded as the most beautiful. These cities are not only loved by the Indians but have also received recognition all over the globe, with international tourists vying to visit them.
Here is a list of top 10 most beautiful cities in India:
10. Benaulim, Goa
Benaulim is a true gem of South Goa. It is located near Margao and is the perfect blend of the scenic beauty and historical splendor. The small town has a wonderful beach and an ancient temple called Banavalli Temple.
9. Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh
An untouched and gorgeous hill station in Arunachal Pradesh is Tawang, which is recognized as the home of the largest Buddhist monastery in the country as well as one of the largest in the world. The beautiful snowy weather of the town is another one of its attractions.
8. Chikmagalur, Karnataka
The next name on the list of top 10 most beautiful cities in India is that of Chikamagalur in Karnataka. This amazing place is famous for its coffee plantations and is home to the highest peak in the state, the Mullaiahnagiri Peak, which lies at the elevation of 6330 feet.
7. Almora, Uttarakhand
One of the most beautiful cities in the country is the charming hill station of Almora in Uttarakhand. It lies in the lap of the Himalayas, close to another popular destination, Nainital. Almora offers an amazing view of the grand mountain peaks like Kedarnath and Nanda Devi.
6. Kalimpong, West Bengal
Kalimponng, a charming hill station near Darjeeling in West Bengal is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places in India. Lying at the height of 1250 m, the place has a lovely climate all year round and is renowned for the great variety of orchids found here.
5. Havelock Island, Andaman
Havelock Island is one of the most beautiful places which lies in the union territory of India is Havelock Island. It has the most famous beach in Asia, the Radha Nagar Beach.
4. Jaisalmer, Rajasthan
If you want to witness the glory and grandeur of the Rajputs, then Jaisalmer is the perfect destination for you. It lies right in the center of the desert and is home to magnificent destinations such as Jaisalmer Fort and Maharaja Palace.
3. Kumarakom, Kerala
Kumarakom is one of the best places in Kerala and also the greatest attraction of the state as it is the starting point of the backwaters of Kerala. It is also famous for Vembanad Lake, the largest freshwater lake in the country.
2. Spiti, Himachal Pradesh
Featuring next in the list of top 10 beautiful cities in India 2015 is the splendid hill town of Spiti in Himachal Pradesh. The place lies in the middle of snow capped mountains and besides being one of the most beautiful places, it is also famous for being the home of a great old monastery, which is often visited by Dalai Lama.
1. Pahalgam, Kashmir
Undoubtedly, Pahalgam in Kashmir is the most beautiful city in India 2015. It presents a pretty picture, with its splendid valleys, gurgling rivers and gorgeous gardens. No doubt, it is Bollywood’s favorite!
All these places in the country have been appreciated for their amazing beauty and will always be!