Friday, 6 October 2017

Amazing Facts about India

Amazing Facts about India Tourism:

  • Nainital in Uttarakhand houses the highest yachting ground in the world.
  • Cherrapunji in Meghalaya is the world’s wettest place.
  • Taj Mahal receives the highest number of tourists every year irrespective of religion. According to a report, in 2014, on weekend of Diwali around 1.5Lakh tourists visited Taj Mahal.
  • Mawlynong in Meghalaya is Asia’s cleanest village.
  • Wild Ass Sanctuary in Gujarat is the only place where endangered Indian Wild Asses are found.
  • Tirumala Venkateswara Temple is the richest temple in the world in terms of donations. It is claimed that India has the second largest network of roads in the world.
  • Kolkata Book Fair is the largest book fair in the world.
  • Outside the UK, the Royal Calcutta Golf Club is the oldest golf club.
  • During annual Brahmotsavam, around 500,000 devotees visit Tirupati Temple and it makes Tirupati one of the most-visited holy places in the world.
  • Khardung La is the highest motorable pass in the world which is open to the travelers.
  • It is claimed that Indian cuisine is the oldest continuously prepared cuisine in known human history.
  • The Indian Himalaya boasts nine of the ten highest peaks in the world.
  • India houses around 300,000 mosques.
  • Nalanda University in Bihar is one of the oldest universities in the world and is rebuilt in the recent past.
  • Varanasi is one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world.
  • India boasts 60% of the total tiger population of the world.
  • Bollywood produces the highest number of films in the world.
  • The world’s highest cricket ground is located in Chail, Himachal Pradesh.
  • Eden Garden in Kolkata is the second largest Cricket Ground in the world in terms of seating capacity.
  • Manali is one of the best hill stations in India
  • Khari Baoli in Delhi is considered to be the largest Spice Market in Asia.
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