As per the market research on Tourism in 2019, The UK-based company list out the top most visited city destination in the world this year. Here is the list of most popular Indian city destination with international travelers and 7 most popular cities across the globe are from India.
The city serves as the capital of India and home to several historic sites, museums, temples, mosques and churches. Some of the most visited tourist attractions in Delhi are Red Fort, India Gate, Qutub Minar, Humayun’s tomb and places of worship that includes Akshardham Temple, Cathedral Church of Redemption,Laxminarayan Temple,Gurdwara Bangla Sahib, ISKCON Temple, Lotus Temple, Jama Masjid, Shri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir and Chhatarpur Temple.
Mumbai or Bombay offers entertainment, cinema and Bollywood, One of the 30th-most visited city worldwide and second most visited Indian city by international travelers. Tourism in Mumbai includes not only Bollywood but also beaches, historical monuments, amusement parks, natural heritage sites and beautiful temples, mosques and churches.
The city of Agra on the banks of the holy Yamuna river is famous for Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, crafts industry, monuments and many Mughal-era buildings. Agra is a major tourist destination in Uttar Pradesh and part of the Uttar Pradesh Heritage Arc as well as the Golden Triangle tourist circuit along with Jaipur and Delhi.
Chennai or Madras is the one of the top five Indian cities also known as Gateway of South India is visited by highest number of foreign tourist and also amongst the most famous tourist places in Tamil Nadu. Tourism in Chennai offers many locations to visitors such as historic landmarks and buildings, sandy beaches and neighboring World Heritage site and town of Kanchipuram and Mahabalipuram.
Jaipur city of Rajasthan is is located 268 km from New Delhi and served as the capital of Jaipur State as well as gateway to other top most popular tourist cities in Rajasthan including Udaipur, Jaisalmer and Jodhpur. The pink city is now among the India’s heritage city list and also home to two prominent UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Rajasthan – Amber Fort and Jantar Mantar.
Calcutta or Kolkata city is world famous for architectural variety, structures and buildings of old period, also a center of Tourism in West Bengal. The city of joy house highest number of heritage structures and buildings in India including Victoria Memorial,Indian Museum, National Library, Writers’ Building and Calcutta High Court.
Bengaluru or Bangalore city of Karnataka state is not only a center of India’s high-tech IT industry but also one of the most important tourist place in the state. The electronic city of India ranked 7th in the list of top Indian cities of 2019 and the tourist attractions includes Lal Bagh, Bangalore palace, Dodda Alada Mara,Nandi Hills and Bannerghatta National Park.