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7 Spots Worthy For Your Next Solo Adventure On History

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Get the best of history and heritage at these 7 spots in India recommended for the solo traveler as chosen by our HolidayIQ reviewers. 

1. Puri: A treat for your eyes is the 13th century Konark temple

Puri: A treat for your eyes is the 13th century Konark temple
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Santhosh Wilson says, “A good choice for history buffs and shopaholics The thirteenth-century temple, presently preserved by the Archeological Survey of India is a visual treat for history buffs. Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Sudipta Mukherjee adds, “The grandeur of this ancient monument which speaks loads about Indian architecture and engineering. It is advisable to take a trained guide who can guide you through the tour telling you the beautiful stories and history of the place and the temple.Read Full Review

2. Jaisalmer: Catch a glimpse of one of the oldest forts in India, Jailsalmer fort

Jaisalmer: Catch a glimpse of one of the oldest forts in India, Jailsalmer fort
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HolidayIQ Reviewer ABHINAV Kumar says, “If you are a soul seeker, solo traveler or offbeat kind of animal then I would suggest you to go for desert night under the stars where you will be staying in one of such dunes without any tent, camp or room just under the stars your bed will be. Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Anurag Saraswat shares, “One of the oldest forts in the India, Jaisalmer fort is one of the oldest forts in India. This fort is only a Living Fort in Indian history. ” Read Full Review

3. Thrissur (Trichur): St. Thomas Church goes back to 52 AD, the first christian church in India

Thrissur (Trichur):  St. Thomas Church goes back to 52 AD, the first christian church in India
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Joji Joseph adds, “Palayur famous for the Christian St. Thomas Church which is believed to have founded by St. Thomas the Apostle in 52 AD was the first Christian Church in India. St. Thomas, the Apostle, arrived in 52 AD at Kodungallur for the propagation of Christ's message and according to history he came by sea to ” Read Full Review

4. Bikaner:

Bikaner:
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Ashwini Dabbe shares, “Every stone in the fort tells you a unique story of valor, life, and culture of the royal families who once lived there. A must visit place for history geeks!!Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Aditi Ray shares, “Beautifully steeped in history Junagarh Fort is the main historical attraction of Bikaner and is steeped in rich history. Besides the usual attractions of a Fort, there is a museum which houses furniture, chariots, and palanquins used in that era.Read Full Review

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5. Chittorgarh: For its Chittorgarh Fort filled with tragic history

Chittorgarh: For its Chittorgarh Fort filled with tragic history
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Rizwanuddin Rafiq shares, “Fort epitomizes in its Tragic history The great battle-scarred Chittorgarh Fort epitomizes in its tragic history the valor, romance, chivalry and strict death-before-dishonor code glorified in Rajput myths and legends.Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Ayesha Das adds, “AWESOME PLACE FOR HERITAGE and history LOVERS! Romance with the Ruins of Chittorgarh !! Chittorgarh Fort is the largest fort in India and the grandest in the state of Rajasthan." Read Full Review

6. Baroda (Vadodara): Perfect for history buffs- Maharaja Fateh Singh Museum

Baroda (Vadodara): Perfect for history buffs- Maharaja Fateh Singh Museum
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Shaishav Vora says, “Must see specially for history buffs Maharaja Fateh Singh Museum is a must see for everyone who is interested in history.” Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Dimpy Patel says, “One of the most beautiful places in Vadodara It's really amazing. The infrastructure is like wow. Tremendous work done by labours. Love to visit it. The site remind me of history subject we were taught in school timeRead Full Review

7. Aurangabad: Ellora Caves will remind you of the lavish lifestyle of the emperors!

Aurangabad:  Ellora Caves will remind you of the lavish lifestyle of the emperors!
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Shilpa Pai says, “I visited the Ellora Caves in Aurangabad, must be on the list of visiting destination. Visiting those caves reminded of the lavish lifestyle the emperors had during those days. Excellent carvings, beautiful architecture and strong history.Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Jyotindra Sharan adds, “A peak of history Aurangabad Caves is one of the historical sights which is enough to give your eyes a peak of historic architecture and prevalent art and cultural. Read Full Review

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