India, called the land of diversity, is known since ages for its religiosity and sacred sites. To explore these aspects of this nation, tourists from across the globe come here throughout the year. Every state of this multi-faceted country has many shrines, which are thronged by devotees in large numbers, especially on important festivals. The northern part of the country too has a number of such religious sites and receives hundreds of travellers and devotees on a daily basis. With North India tour packages, travellers can visit many prominent temples, but some that they must definitely explore are Akshardham Temple, Golden Temple and Kashi Vishwanath Temple.
This structure is located in the national capital of New Delhi. Famous for its beautiful architecture, this temple sprawls over an area of 23 acres, comprising the main shrine, lakes, gardens and fountains. The main deity of the shrine is Lord Swaminarayan, with an idol of him being placed in the sanctum. This 10-storey structure has been built with pink sandstone, which was transported from the nearby state of Rajasthan. With tour packages to India, travellers can easily visit this place as it lies in the national capital, before moving to other destinations.
The most religious site for the followers of Sikhism, this shrine has been constructed on a platform of 67 square feet, with a tank surrounding it. The architecture of this site is similar to that of South Indian style, with gopurams and vimanas. This shrine is also known by the name Sri Harmandir Sahib. The peaceful environment of the complex can be experienced as part of North India tour packages by travellers and devotees.
Located in the holy city of Varanasi, this sacred place is devoted to Lord Shiva and is one of the 12 jyotirlingas. The mention of this temple can been read in the holy scriptures of the Hindus. The temple complex houses a number of small shrines, dedicated to other Hindu Gods.
Tourists can explore these 3 renowned temples with North India tour packages.