Indian Places that look similar to Foreign Destinations
Are you an explorer who wishes to travel across the world and visit the most beautiful and famous international places? So, let me inform you that if you are in India or visiting India, you can explore some Indian Destinations that are look-alikes of foreign locations at many affordable prices. Blessed with endless beauty, delicious cuisines, different cultures, traditions and festivals, India has almost everything a traveller wishes to explore in their life. So, what are you waiting for? Visit these Indian Destinations to feel the essence of a foreign land, their culture and their beauty.
- Khajjiar : Mini Switzerland
Khajjiar, a stunning destination in the Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh is also known as ‘Switzerland of India” due to stunning landscapes, lush green meadows and dense forests resembling the beauty of Switzerland. There is also a temple called Khajji Nag temple at Khajjiar where visitors can see wooden structures of Pandav Brothers.
Moreover, Khajjiar lures many adventure lovers as people can enjoy several activities here like horse riding, paragliding, and zorbing. The peaceful atmosphere and stunning backdrop of Khajjiar are sure to win your hearts. So, if you are in the mood for a vacation in Switzerland, you can consider coming here to its identical place in India.
- Chitrakoot Waterfalls : Similar to the Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls is visited by countless tourists every year to witness it in its full glory and enjoy the gushing sounds of the majestic waterfall. However, Chitrakoot Falls is also called Niagara Falls of India because of its horseshoe shape. Chitrakoot Waterfall is the widest waterfall in the country that is worth visiting especially during monsoon season when the sight is impressive with roaring water falling from such great heights.
As more and more travellers are coming to see this natural and giant waterfall, many resorts and hotels have been established near the Chitrakoot waterfall where you enjoy a comfortable stay.
- Alleppey Backwaters : Venice of the East
Alleppey looks like a foreign destination Venice In Italy owing to its beautiful backwaters, lagoon, beaches and a very peaceful and chill-out atmosphere. Often known as one of the best honeymoon destinations of India, Alleppey provides many experiences like staying in a houseboat, exploring nearby villages and witnessing picturesque beauty.
If you are thinking of visiting Venice but you don’t want to spend so much money, then you can come and stay at a houseboat in Alleppey which will be a very special experience for you and seeing the beauty of backwaters is surely a sense of amazement.
- Srinagar’s Floating Market : Look alike of Bangkok Floating Market
Everyone knows that Srinagar’s Dal Lake is popular for its scenic beauty, serenity and shikara boat rides. Shikara rides are a must-do thing in Dal Lake for someone who seeks adventure and great nature views. Bangkok floating markets are well known in the world and many travellers visit especially to enjoy this experience.
But Dal lake has its own floating vegetable market where you can see so many colourful boats together and locals selling fresh vegetables, fruits and some souvenirs which is an interesting sight to savour. So, if you want to see a similar site as Bangkok and have a desire to experience shopping on a boat, do add Srinagar to your travel list.
I have mentioned some Indian locations that resemble some very important foreign tourist places but these Indian places have their attractiveness as well which makes India a very unique country to travel to.