20 Reasons Why You Should Travel To Incredible India

Onset Of Festival Photo Credit- Samsul Huda Patgiri

India- the land of blinding colours, jam-packed roads, incredible smiles, honking cars,  littered streets, mighty Himalayas, naked hermits, a million gods, gorgeous women and spicy food. All of us have heard these descriptions of this mystery land called India- none of which are wrong but definitely not enough. Perhaps it is impossible to describe this bewildering country, which is home to people with varying cultures. You either fall in love with it or just loathe it. There is no mid-way.

We definitely love it and we bring you 20 reasons why you would also love incredible India.

1. To meet this magnificent animal out in the open..

Tiger Photo Credit- Louise MorganPhoto Credit- Louise Morgan

Tiger drinking water in the pool at Ranthambhore National Park, India.

2. ..or pat this one on its sides !

Meet Rajan Photo Credit- ApertureplusPhoto Credit- Apertureplus

Elephant taking a bath in the ocean at Havelock Island, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, India.

3. For the dry desert of Jaisalmer..

Thar Desert, Jaisalmer Photo Credit- Milind TorneyPhoto Credit- Milind Torney

4. ..or the freezing water of Pangong Lake

Pangong Tso Photo Credit- Rudra Narayan MitraPhoto Credit- Rudra Narayan Mitra

5. For eye-piercing greens of tea plantations in Munnar..

Tea Plantation Landscape Photo Credit- Perfect LazybonesPhoto Credit- Perfect Lazybones

6. ..or this yellow mustard field in Ladakh 

Mustard In Ladakh Photo Credit- Ajay SoodPhoto Credit- Ajay Sood

7. For this incredible festival of colors called, Holi..

Festival Of Color Photo Credit- Partha PalPhoto Credit- Partha Pal

Holi festival at Krishna temple, Nandgaon

8. ..or the happy moments of Hornbill Festival in Nagaland

Onset Of Festival Photo Credit- Samsul Huda PatgiriPhoto Credit- Samsul Huda Patgiri

Onset of Hornbill Festival in Kohima, Nagaland, India.

9. To say hello to these adorable kids on the streets of Darjeeling..

East Meets West Photo Credit- Steve HarringtonPhoto Credit- Steve Harrington

10. ..or to this effervescent woman dressed in bright colours in Jodhpur.

Rajasthani Woman Photo Credit- Judith KatzPhoto Credit- Judith Katz

Rajasthani woman in traditional dress and jewellery in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India.

11. For the azure water of breezy Andaman & Nicobar Islands..

Beach Photo Credit- Divya GupaPhoto Credit- Divya Gupa

12. or the dominating ruggedness of Himalayan mountain ranges.

Himalaya Range Photo Credit- Raimond KlavinsPhoto Credit- Raimond Klavins

13. For the urban landscape in Mumbai..

Magic Hour, Urban Landscape In Mumbai Photo Credit- MuzlimPhoto Credit- Muzlim

14. ..or pristine country side near Srinagar. 

River And Road Between Srinagar And Leh In LadakhPhoto Credit: Sami Sarkis

15. For this palace located in the middle of Man Sagar Lake in Jaipur..

Jal Mahal Photo Credit- Inge JohnssonPhoto Credit- Inge Johnsson

16. ..or this monastery built painstakingly in harsh landscape & climate of Ladakh. 

Chimray Monastery Photo Credit- Rudra Narayan MitraPhoto Credit- Rudra Narayan Mitra

Chimray monastery with view of Himalayan mountians in background, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, Northern India.

17. To drive on the curvy roads of Sikkim..

Curvy Roads Silk Trading Route Between China And India Photo Credit- Rudra Narayan MitraPhoto Credit- Rudra Narayan Mitra

Beautiful Curvy roads on Old Silk Route (ancient silk trading route between China and India) in Sikkim, India.

18. ..or simply let time pass on the houseboats of Kerala.

Houseboats On The Kerala Backwaters Photo Credit- Robert PrestonPhoto Credit- Robert Preston

19. For sunrise like this on the river Ganges in Varanasi..

Fishermen In Ganges River Photo Credit- Yavuz SariyildizPhoto Credit- Yavuz Sariyildiz

20. ..or sunset like this at Fort Aguada in Goa. 

Aguada Fort Photo Credit- Sydney AlvaresPhoto Credit- Sydney Alvares