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Book your tickets this festive season: 10 must see tourist destinations
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	Metro cities of India are the favourite destinations of international travellers visiting the country with New Delhi at the number one spot, followed by Mumbai and Bangalore, according to the latest Hotel Price Index report.
	
	In the research, Hotels.com got a list of top 10 travel destinations in India
	 
	
	Picture Courtesy: Delhi Tourism

    Metro cities of India are the favourite destinations of international travellers visiting the country with New Delhi at the number one spot, followed by Mumbai and Bangalore, according to the latest Hotel Price Index report. In the research, Hotels.com got a list of top 10 travel destinations in India   Picture Courtesy: Delhi Tourism

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	#1 New Delhi
	
	According to the latest Hotel Price Index (HPI), New Delhi is the most popular Indian destination among overseas travellers. New Delhi is known as the microsm of India and is leading world’s top global cities with strengths in the arts, commerce, education, entertainment, fashion, finance, healthcare, media, professional services, research and development, tourism and transport - all contributing to its prominence.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Incredible India

    #1 New Delhi According to the latest Hotel Price Index (HPI), New Delhi is the most popular Indian destination among overseas travellers. New Delhi is known as the microsm of India and is leading world’s top global cities with strengths in the arts, commerce, education, entertainment, fashion, finance, healthcare, media, professional services, research and development, tourism and transport - all contributing to its prominence. Picture Courtesy: Incredible India

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	#2 Mumbai
	
	Financial Capital of India, Mumbai, is the commercial and entertainment capital of India. It is also one of the world's top 10 centres of commerce in terms of global financial flow generating 5% of India's GDP and accounting for 25% of industrial output, 70% of maritime trade in India (Mumbai Port Trust & JNPT) and 70% of capital transactions to India's economy.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Maharashtra Tourism

    #2 Mumbai Financial Capital of India, Mumbai, is the commercial and entertainment capital of India. It is also one of the world's top 10 centres of commerce in terms of global financial flow generating 5% of India's GDP and accounting for 25% of industrial output, 70% of maritime trade in India (Mumbai Port Trust & JNPT) and 70% of capital transactions to India's economy. Picture Courtesy: Maharashtra Tourism

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	#3 Bengaluru
	
	Located at the south-eastern part of Karnataka, Bengaluru is home to many well-recognised colleges and research institutions in India. Numerous public sector heavy industries, technology companies, aerospace, telecommunications, and defence organisations are located in the city.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Wikipedia

    #3 Bengaluru Located at the south-eastern part of Karnataka, Bengaluru is home to many well-recognised colleges and research institutions in India. Numerous public sector heavy industries, technology companies, aerospace, telecommunications, and defence organisations are located in the city. Picture Courtesy: Wikipedia

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	#4 Chennai
	
	Located on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal, Chennai is a major commercial, cultural, economic and educational centre in South India. Chennai is an important centre for Carnatic music and hosts a large cultural event, the annual Madras Music Season, which includes performances by hundreds of artists. The city has a diverse theatre scene and is one of the important centres for Bharata Natyam, a classical dance form. The Tamil film industry - colloquially known as Kollywood - is based in the city.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Wikipedia

    #4 Chennai Located on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal, Chennai is a major commercial, cultural, economic and educational centre in South India. Chennai is an important centre for Carnatic music and hosts a large cultural event, the annual Madras Music Season, which includes performances by hundreds of artists. The city has a diverse theatre scene and is one of the important centres for Bharata Natyam, a classical dance form. The Tamil film industry - colloquially known as Kollywood - is based in the city. Picture Courtesy: Wikipedia

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	#5 Goa
	
	Goa is India's smallest state by area and the fourth smallest by population is located in West India in the region known as the Konkan. Renowned for its beaches, places of worship and world heritage architecture, Goa is visited by large numbers of international and domestic tourists each year. It also has rich flora and fauna, owing to its location on the Western Ghats range, which is classified as a biodiversity hotspot.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Goa Tourism

    #5 Goa Goa is India's smallest state by area and the fourth smallest by population is located in West India in the region known as the Konkan. Renowned for its beaches, places of worship and world heritage architecture, Goa is visited by large numbers of international and domestic tourists each year. It also has rich flora and fauna, owing to its location on the Western Ghats range, which is classified as a biodiversity hotspot. Picture Courtesy: Goa Tourism

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	#6 Jaipur
	
	Jaipur is the capital and largest city of the Indian state of Rajasthan. The city is remarkable among pre-modern Indian cities for the width and regularity of its streets which are laid out into six sectors separated by broad streets 34 m (111 ft) wide. The urban quarters are further divided by networks of gridded streets. Five quarters wrap around the east, south, and west sides of a central palace quarter, with a sixth quarter immediately to the east.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Incredible India

    #6 Jaipur Jaipur is the capital and largest city of the Indian state of Rajasthan. The city is remarkable among pre-modern Indian cities for the width and regularity of its streets which are laid out into six sectors separated by broad streets 34 m (111 ft) wide. The urban quarters are further divided by networks of gridded streets. Five quarters wrap around the east, south, and west sides of a central palace quarter, with a sixth quarter immediately to the east. Picture Courtesy: Incredible India

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	#7 Agra
	
	Agra is a city on the banks of the river Yamuna in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India. The city is mentioned in the epic Mahabharata, where it was called Agrevana ("the border of the forest"). Legend ascribes the founding of the city to Raja Badal Singh, a Sikarwar Rajput king (c. 1475), whose fort, Badalgarh, stood on or near the site of the present fort.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Incredible India
	 

    #7 Agra Agra is a city on the banks of the river Yamuna in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India. The city is mentioned in the epic Mahabharata, where it was called Agrevana ("the border of the forest"). Legend ascribes the founding of the city to Raja Badal Singh, a Sikarwar Rajput king (c. 1475), whose fort, Badalgarh, stood on or near the site of the present fort. Picture Courtesy: Incredible India  

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	#8 Hyderabad
	
	Hyderabad is the capital of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. Hyderabad was established in 1591 CE by Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah. It remained under the rule of the Qutb Shahi dynasty until 1687, when Mughal emperor Aurangzeb conquered the region and the city became part of the Deccan province of the Mughal empire.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Wikipedia
	 

    #8 Hyderabad Hyderabad is the capital of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. Hyderabad was established in 1591 CE by Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah. It remained under the rule of the Qutb Shahi dynasty until 1687, when Mughal emperor Aurangzeb conquered the region and the city became part of the Deccan province of the Mughal empire. Picture Courtesy: Wikipedia  

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	#9 Calcutta
	
	Located on the east bank of the Hooghly river, Calcutta is the principal commercial, cultural, and educational centre of East India, while the Port of Calcutta is India's oldest operating port as well as its sole major riverine port. As a nucleus of the 19th- and early 20th-century Bengal Renaissance and a religiously and ethnically diverse centre of culture in Bengal and India, Calcutta has established local traditions in drama, art, film, theatre, and literature that have gained wide audiences.
	
	 
	Picture Courtesy: Wikipedia

    #9 Calcutta Located on the east bank of the Hooghly river, Calcutta is the principal commercial, cultural, and educational centre of East India, while the Port of Calcutta is India's oldest operating port as well as its sole major riverine port. As a nucleus of the 19th- and early 20th-century Bengal Renaissance and a religiously and ethnically diverse centre of culture in Bengal and India, Calcutta has established local traditions in drama, art, film, theatre, and literature that have gained wide audiences.   Picture Courtesy: Wikipedia

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	#10 Cochin
	
	Cochin, is a major port city on the west coast of India by the Arabian Sea and is part of the district of Ernakulam in the state of Kerala. Kochi is home to the Southern Naval Command of the Indian Navy and the state headquarters of the Indian Coast Guard with an attached air squadron, named Air Squadron 747. Commercial maritime facilities of the city include the Port of Kochi, an International Container Transshipment Terminal, the Cochin Shipyard, offshore SPM of the Kochi Refineries and the Kochi Marina.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Incredible India
	
	Disclosure: Information about the cities has been sourced from Wikipedia
	 

    #10 Cochin Cochin, is a major port city on the west coast of India by the Arabian Sea and is part of the district of Ernakulam in the state of Kerala. Kochi is home to the Southern Naval Command of the Indian Navy and the state headquarters of the Indian Coast Guard with an attached air squadron, named Air Squadron 747. Commercial maritime facilities of the city include the Port of Kochi, an International Container Transshipment Terminal, the Cochin Shipyard, offshore SPM of the Kochi Refineries and the Kochi Marina. Picture Courtesy: Incredible India Disclosure: Information about the cities has been sourced from Wikipedia  

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	Metro cities of India are the favourite destinations of international travellers visiting the country with New Delhi at the number one spot, followed by Mumbai and Bangalore, according to the latest Hotel Price Index report.
	
	In the research, Hotels.com got a list of top 10 travel destinations in India
	 
	
	Picture Courtesy: Delhi Tourism
  • 
	#1 New Delhi
	
	According to the latest Hotel Price Index (HPI), New Delhi is the most popular Indian destination among overseas travellers. New Delhi is known as the microsm of India and is leading world’s top global cities with strengths in the arts, commerce, education, entertainment, fashion, finance, healthcare, media, professional services, research and development, tourism and transport - all contributing to its prominence.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Incredible India
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	#2 Mumbai
	
	Financial Capital of India, Mumbai, is the commercial and entertainment capital of India. It is also one of the world's top 10 centres of commerce in terms of global financial flow generating 5% of India's GDP and accounting for 25% of industrial output, 70% of maritime trade in India (Mumbai Port Trust & JNPT) and 70% of capital transactions to India's economy.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Maharashtra Tourism
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	#3 Bengaluru
	
	Located at the south-eastern part of Karnataka, Bengaluru is home to many well-recognised colleges and research institutions in India. Numerous public sector heavy industries, technology companies, aerospace, telecommunications, and defence organisations are located in the city.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Wikipedia
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	#4 Chennai
	
	Located on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal, Chennai is a major commercial, cultural, economic and educational centre in South India. Chennai is an important centre for Carnatic music and hosts a large cultural event, the annual Madras Music Season, which includes performances by hundreds of artists. The city has a diverse theatre scene and is one of the important centres for Bharata Natyam, a classical dance form. The Tamil film industry - colloquially known as Kollywood - is based in the city.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Wikipedia
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	#5 Goa
	
	Goa is India's smallest state by area and the fourth smallest by population is located in West India in the region known as the Konkan. Renowned for its beaches, places of worship and world heritage architecture, Goa is visited by large numbers of international and domestic tourists each year. It also has rich flora and fauna, owing to its location on the Western Ghats range, which is classified as a biodiversity hotspot.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Goa Tourism
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	#6 Jaipur
	
	Jaipur is the capital and largest city of the Indian state of Rajasthan. The city is remarkable among pre-modern Indian cities for the width and regularity of its streets which are laid out into six sectors separated by broad streets 34 m (111 ft) wide. The urban quarters are further divided by networks of gridded streets. Five quarters wrap around the east, south, and west sides of a central palace quarter, with a sixth quarter immediately to the east.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Incredible India
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	#7 Agra
	
	Agra is a city on the banks of the river Yamuna in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India. The city is mentioned in the epic Mahabharata, where it was called Agrevana ("the border of the forest"). Legend ascribes the founding of the city to Raja Badal Singh, a Sikarwar Rajput king (c. 1475), whose fort, Badalgarh, stood on or near the site of the present fort.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Incredible India
	 
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	#8 Hyderabad
	
	Hyderabad is the capital of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. Hyderabad was established in 1591 CE by Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah. It remained under the rule of the Qutb Shahi dynasty until 1687, when Mughal emperor Aurangzeb conquered the region and the city became part of the Deccan province of the Mughal empire.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Wikipedia
	 
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	#9 Calcutta
	
	Located on the east bank of the Hooghly river, Calcutta is the principal commercial, cultural, and educational centre of East India, while the Port of Calcutta is India's oldest operating port as well as its sole major riverine port. As a nucleus of the 19th- and early 20th-century Bengal Renaissance and a religiously and ethnically diverse centre of culture in Bengal and India, Calcutta has established local traditions in drama, art, film, theatre, and literature that have gained wide audiences.
	
	 
	Picture Courtesy: Wikipedia
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	#10 Cochin
	
	Cochin, is a major port city on the west coast of India by the Arabian Sea and is part of the district of Ernakulam in the state of Kerala. Kochi is home to the Southern Naval Command of the Indian Navy and the state headquarters of the Indian Coast Guard with an attached air squadron, named Air Squadron 747. Commercial maritime facilities of the city include the Port of Kochi, an International Container Transshipment Terminal, the Cochin Shipyard, offshore SPM of the Kochi Refineries and the Kochi Marina.
	
	
	Picture Courtesy: Incredible India
	
	Disclosure: Information about the cities has been sourced from Wikipedia
	 

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