Its not everyday that people can vacation. So when the opportunity arises, it’s important to actually know where to go. As for the frequent traveler, it gets more difficult every year to pick a place you know will be amazing. India is a country that never fails with its ancient beauty and rich culture. For those who need a little help deciding where to visit next, we compiled a list of 6 must see architectural creations India.

1.Heritage Temples of Khajuraho

Temples of Khajuraho
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These temples are located in Madhya Pradesh. The temples are known for their erotic representations as well as the many sculptures that are a part of it. The temples are dated from 9th-12th century.

2. Rumi Darwaza

India, Rumi Darwaza, gateway
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Built in 1784 the Rumi Darwaza is a beautiful gateway to the city of  Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh. The gateway stands 60 feet tall and was modeled after a similar gate in Istanbul.

3. Agra Fort

Agra Fort, fort
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This amazing walled city stands in Agra, Uttar Pradesh. It is said to have been built at least as early as the 11th century.

4. Amber Fort

Amber fort, fort,
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This massive fort is located in Jaipur, Rajasthan state. Its known for its large embankment and is said to have been built in the 16th century.

5. Meenakshi Amman Temple

Meenakshi Amman, towers, sculpture
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This temple was built during the 17th century in Madurai, Tamil Nadu and has significant value for many Tamil people. Theres over 30,000 sculptures inside part of many different Hindu shrines.

6. Padmanabha Palace

Padmanabha Palace
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This palace is located in Kanyakumari District, Tamil Nadu. Its an amazing sight, built around 1600.

 

These are just a few of the amazing architectural sights in India. There are plenty more which is why many are choosing India as their go to destination for their next vacation.

 

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