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8 Heritage Places In India To Enjoy With Friends

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Planning to capture some nice moments with your friends in a heritage site? Here are some of the best places suited for this as per Holiday IQ reviewers. 

1. Jaipur : A flamboyant city full of history

Jaipur : A flamboyant city full of history
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Anuradha Manjul adds, “Jaipur Diaries - Hawa Mahal; I had been to Jaipur many years ago as a child and had seen the Hawa Mahal from outside while passing through the market then.” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Jenifer Sayyed shares, “Jaipur- Pink city of Rajasthan; rich in culture, heritage and majestic architecture of the royals. Being an avid wanderer, Jaipur was always on my list. As we had planned to visit Ajmer dargah, we executed Jaipur trip too.” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Amit Kumar Das says, “The Indian version of Chinese wall--Amber Fort; As soon as you leave the Jaipur City and proceed towards the Amber Fort or Amer fort, the landscapes around will change all of a sudden.” Read Full Review 

2. Agra ; Home to the marble beauty Taj Mahal

Agra ; Home to the marble beauty Taj Mahal
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Binay Mohanty shares, “I had a chance to visit one of the 7 wonders of the world. Beauty is a small word for this monument but a lot needs to be done for maintaining it. It's a treat our eyes.” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Nikhil Chandra adds, “The Icon of India; Having traveled length and breadth of India and living in Delhi for last 15 years, it was unbelievable that I had not yet visited Taj Mahal. I have been to Sikandra, that was the nearest but not Agra. This weekend I decided to visit the most iconic structure of India i. e. Taj Mahal. And believe me, it is spectacular. This white marble gem is the magnum opus of Mughal architecture.” Read Full Review 

3. Hyderabad ; The city of pearls

Hyderabad ; The city of pearls
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Chavvy Naresh says, “Excellent architecture and well-kept fort. The science involved in the design of the Golconda  fort will take you on your toes. A guide is a must to understand the different aspects of what is inside the fort especially the acoustic properties.” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Dheeraj Kumar shares, “Divine, calm and cool place; A temple made of white marble. Maintained very well. Must visit at least for the view of the city. Divine, calm and cool atmosphere.” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer anil Kumar adds, “ Ramoji Film City is one of the most attractive places in India. We are lucky to have this film city in our home state.” Read Full Review 

4. Mysore : The garden city of India.

Mysore : The garden city of India.
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Sunil Chaurasia shares, “A masterpiece indeed, let the royal inside you ignite. I was here with my friends. It was crowded as we were on weekend. After entering the main gate, there was a temple on the right and the majestic Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas) in front. The first thing that strikes you is the British and Indian architecture.” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Lekha Nair says, “Marvellous architecture; Somnathpura is almost 35kms from Mysore. We visited this place on our way back to Bangalore from Mysore.” Read Full Review 

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5. Udaipur; a monumental paradise

Udaipur; a monumental paradise
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Anudhi Jain says, “Feel the magic and pride of the royal palace; As one enters in the palace through "Bara Pole" one can feel the magic and sense of pride which must have gushed through the veins of Maharana Pratap and other Kings.” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Rizwanuddin Rafiq says, “Felt part of the glorious past; This is the largest palace in Rajasthan, built at the eastern face of Lake Pichola, by Maharana Udai Singh II, in 1553 when the Mewar Capital was shifted from Chittor to Udaipur.” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Nayani Bajpai adds, “Huge palace to know the traditional culture in Rajasthan; This palace was built by Udai Singh II. It's a huge palace to visit especially when one wants to know about all the traditional culture in Rajasthan. The King still stays there, he's in his 70's.” Read Full Review 

6. Puri ; a place with marvelous architecture.

Puri ; a place with marvelous architecture.
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Bineet Nayak shares, “Magnificent temple with unique architecture; Ornately sculpted, the 13th-century Hindu place of worship depicting the vast chariot of Sun God, Surya.” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Abhay Parmar says, “A marvelous piece of architecture; This is an old 13th-century temple and is the UNESCO world heritage site. The carvings and stone sculptures in the temple are remarkable.” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Abinash Sahu shares, “Temple is awesome with incredible Kalinga architecture, cleanliness of the premises is nicely maintained by Archeological Survey of India. Ticket charge is very nominal. Temple should be visited in the morning or evening during Summer, it can be visited anytime during the day in winter. ” Read Full Review 

7. Shimla ; paradise in Himachal Pradesh

Shimla ;  paradise in Himachal Pradesh
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Rohan Bhoil says, “A majestic building. Great architecture. Huge space and beautiful lawns. Historical relevance” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer D K JAIN shares, “The Institute is a marvelous heritage structure with sprawling garden and stately rooms harboring British era furniture, paintings, and some interesting artifacts. It has been maintained in a very good state of repairs but the road on one side of the building leading to the city is in a very bad shape.” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Smriti Das shares, “We went to Sarahan from Shimla during our Sangla valley trip. We stayed one night at Bhimakali Temple guest house. Temple is made of wood. Interior and exterior decoration and architecture of the temple is excellent. It's an old famous temple at this place.” Read Full Review 

8. Jodhpur, a place laden with forts and monuments

Jodhpur, a place laden with forts and monuments
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Saurabh Gupta shares, “Invincible and mighty Fort; The name Mehrangarh began to appear in chronicles and poems. Mehra is a Rajasthani word for the sun and it is not at all unlikely that the Suryavanshi Rathores (Sun Dynasty) would name their first citadel in their mythological ancestor's honor. One has to visit the fort to realize the sheer massive size of it. ” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Saurabh Gupta adds, “Umaid Bhawan Palace is a world-famous palace. This beautiful palace is named after Maharaja Umaid Singh.” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Jaidev Lohia shares, “ The fort is filled with beautiful carvings and architecture. Entry fee is applicable and separate camera charges are collected. You can either hire a guide (very reasonable charges) or you can take an audio guide (charges applicable).” Read Full Review 

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