Few countries in the world carve such a deep, lasting impression on traveler as India does. Sitting upon layers upon layers of history, there is perhaps no other country on Earth That is home to such marked contrasts as India is. India overloads the senses with its cacophony of sounds, its vibrant colors, and its extreme contradictions. A trip to India is full of the unexpected but one thing’s certain: you won’t return home quite the same after the adventure.
There are some parts of the world that, once visited, get into your heart and won’t go. India is such a place that you same rich experience on its land. India can offer you lush beauty and exotic architecture and its ability to overload the senses with the pure, concentrated intensity of its colors, smells tastes and sounds.
Here are a few great reasons why you need to travel to India this year:
1. The Food
The food alone is a reason enough to travel to India. For foodies, a culinary trip to India is the most common reason to visit India. If you have also the same passion of tasting food cooked with different marvelous food then India can be the best option for you. Indians take their food very seriously and the cuisine, just like the country itself, is incredibly diverse. In the North, you’ll taste lots of thick, creamy curries that are moderately spicy. Southern Indian cuisines are commonly characterized by the use of ingredients such as coconut, seafood, and rice and are spicier than food in the north. Vegetarians are also well catered for in India and have great food options as well.
2. Religion And Spirituality
In India, religion and spirituality are intricately intertwined with everyday life. India is home to all of the major religions of the world and is the birthplace of Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism. Observing the local people engaging in their daily rituals is a profoundly intimate experience. Many people also come to India to find spiritually, practicing yoga or attending a meditation retreat in an ashram.
3. The Adventure
No matter where you travel to in India, a keen sense of adventure follows you everywhere you go. Whether you’re riding on the southern beaches of Goa on a Bike, trekking snow-capped mountains in the north, attempting to spot Bengal Tigers and Indian elephants in the wild, or even just navigating the chaotic streets of Delhi, traveling to India is one big adventure.