A lot of us who are currently below 30 years of age are in awe of the concept of ‘wanderlust’. Elements like discovering, sightseeing, thrill, etc. attract us a lot and thus traveling has become a very popular trend these days.
Here, in this article, we give you 50 places in India that you must visit before you turn 30 and live your life to the fullest. So, dive into the article and decide which place to tick off from your bucket list first!
1. Goa – The Party Capital of India
The party never ends in Goa! And while you are in your twenties, you cannot afford to miss Goa from your traveling list. The amazing energy Goa has in its nightlife and parties rejuvenates your tiring urban lifestyle and enlivens your soul. November to February is the best time to visit one of the most celebrated holiday destinations of India, Goa.
Airways: Dabolim International Airport has good connectivity for Goa and is also the major airport of the state.
Railways: Madgaon and Thivim Railway Station are well connected with Goa.
Roadways (Bus): Margao Bus Terminal, Kadamba Bus Terminal, and Mapusa Bus Terminal have decent connectivity. However, people also prefer traveling via their bikes and cars from Mumbai and Pune.
Tourist Spots of Goa:
- Vagator, Calangute, Anjuna, Colva, &Benaulim Beaches
- Church of Mae De Deus, Basilica of Bom Jesus
- Temple of Bodgeshwar
- Dudhsagar Waterfalls
- St Xavier’s Church
- Grand Island popular for watersports
2. Mcleodganj – Nirvana of Hills
The beautiful hills of Mcleodganj are always calling all the souls seeking wanderlust. With one of the most popular treks of all times, the Triund Trek it seems to offer that once in a lifetime experience. The beautiful sight of Dhauladhar range is nowhere to be seen except Mcleodganj. You can experience the beautiful nights under the bare starry sky of Mcleodganj on a camp night. Stay in the closest vicinity with peaceful nature and live some of the best days of your lives. The best time to plan a trip to Mcleodganj is between the months of September and June.
Airways: Gaggal International Airport has good connectivity for Mcleodganj. It is 18 km away from the place.
Railways: Pathankot Railway Station is 89 kilometers away from the city.
Roadways (Bus): The Bus network has decent connectivity with the northern states like New Delhi, Chandigarh, Dharamshala, etc.
Tourist Attractions of Mcleodganj:
- Kangra Fort
- Bhagsunath Temple
- Bhagsu Falls
- Namgyal Monastery
- Dalai Lama Temple complex
- HPCA Stadium
- Kangra Valley Tea Plantations
- Triund trek
3. Srinagar – The Beautiful Abode of Kashmir
If there is any place resembling heaven on earth, it is none other than Kashmir. Yes, you read that right. Srinagar is the peaceful; abode every adult heads to lighten their heavy urban heads. Srinagar lets you watch nature at its best. The best time to visit Srinagar is between April to October.
Airways: Sheikh ul Alam International Airport is Srinagar’s very own airport providing good connectivity.
Railways: Srinagar’s Railway Station is currently under construction which will provide direct connectivity to the place until then, Udhampur Railway Station has in use for rail connectivity which is 229 kilometers away from Srinagar.
Roadways (Bus): Roads are preferred only if you are traveling to Srinagar from Jammu or Kashmir.
Tourist Attractions of Srinagar:
- Dal Lake- Shikara Boating and Night Staying in Boats
- NishatBagh& Shalimar Bagh
- Tomb of Zin-ul-Abidin
- Jama Masjid &Hazratbal Mosque
- Shankaracharya Hill
4. Andaman – The Beach Paradise
If you ever infatuated over the movie ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ then Andaman is your place. From beautiful sunsets to the thrill of scuba diving, Andaman has it all. It makes you fall in love with beaches, again. It is peaceful, be it underwater, on the surface of water or outside the water. The best time to plan an outing to Andaman is from November to May.
Airways: Vir Savarkar Airport situated in Port Blair connects the archipelago to the outside world.
Waterways: Ships are traveling from Haddo Wharf Port in Port to Chennai, Kolkata, & Visakhapatnam.
Tourist Attractions of Andaman:
- Cellular Jail National Memorial
- Radhanagar Beach
- Rajiv Gandhi Water Sports Complex (Port Blair)
- Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park
- Watersports: Scuba-Diving, Snorkeling, & Parasailing
5. Leh Ladak – Wanderlust + Biking
Leh Ladakh and bullet are basically considered as a made for each other duo. They are always together. The beautiful and utterly natural landscape of Leh Ladakh tempts every traveler to at least visit the place once in their lifetime. The fast running yet soul touching winds which add every bit of life to your life while entering into the boundaries of Leh Ladakh is worth every second of your time. The best time to plan for Leh Ladakh is from April to mid-May and mid-September to mid-October.
Airways: Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport in Leh provides air connectivity to the place with other places.
Railways: Jammu Tawi Railway Station is 700 kilometers away from Ladakh, provides rail connectivity in the area.
Roadways: The most popular way to reach Leh Ladakh is by the roads. Vehicles like the bike or a jeep work well if you have Leh Ladakh in your mind. Bike trips from Delhi, Chandigarh or Manali are very common.
Tourist Attractions of Leh Ladakh:
- Zanskar Valley
- Pangong Tso Lake
- Khardung-La Pass
- Hemis National Park
6. Binsar – Biodiversity’s Wildlife at its Best
Jungles are said to be the real mirror of nature. If you ever want to witness the peace and beauty of nature, the jungle is where you go. India with its magnanimous variety of landscapes offers the most amazing natural abode with Binsar. It is located centrally in the Kumaon Region of Almora. The place is not as popular as another place in this list, but it is definitely trending nowadays due to its exotic and peaceful touch. The best time to plan for Binsar is from October to November.
Airways: The Domestic Airport of Pantnagar is the closest air gateway situated 152 kilometers away from Binsar.
Railways: Kathgodam Railway Station, which is 119 kilometers far is the railhead for Binsar.
Roadways: A decent bus network is present to provide connectivity with places in the neighborhood of Binsar.
Tourist Attractions Binsar:
- Zero Point
- Mary Budden Estate
- Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary
- BineshwarMahadev Temple
7. Coorg – Live the Coffee Plantations and their Aroma
How would it be, if you woke up in the aroma of coffee? Amazing, right! It’s the same as living the coffee days in nature’s lap. A quick trip from Bangalore, Coorg is an amazing and breathtakingly beautiful hill station of Karnataka. This places literally heals you and makes you feel rejuvenated putting all your stress away! The best time to visit Coorg is from October to March.
Airways: Mangalore Domestic Airport which is 159 kilometers away from Coorg. The international airport for the place is Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru situated 285 kilometers away.
Railways: The nearest railway station is Mysore Junction, 156 kilometers away from Coorg.
Roadways: If you are in the mood for a long car ride from Bangalore, Coorg is 238 kilometers away and takes a total time of 5.5 hours.
Tourist Attractions Coorg:
- Abbey Falls
- Nalknad Palace
- Barapole River
- Brahmagiri Peak
- Iruppu Falls
- Namdroling Monastery
- Nagarhole National Park
- Microlight flight at Chelavara
- Ziplining and angling in River Kaveri
8. Kerala – God’s Own Country
Kerala is not just a place; it’s the measure of how perfect a place can be. If you want to see nature and its beauty at its best, Kerala is where you go. The tranquility of Kerala speaks for it and the amazing flora and fauna adds to its exceptional geographic beauty. Be it the trees, the water, or the wildlife range located in Kerala, it amazes us to our core. The best time to visit Kerala is between November to January and June to August
Airways: There are three major airports in Kerala- Calicut International Airport, Cochin International Airport, and Trivandrum International Airport.
Railways: Thiruvananthapuram Central railway station, Ernakulam Junction railway station, and Kollam Junction railway station connect Kerala to other states in the country.
Tourist Attractions Kerala:
1. While in Allepey, Look Out For
- Alappuzha Beach
- Krishnapuram Palace
- Kumarakom bird sanctuary
- Marari Beach
- Revi Karunakaran Museum
- Marari Beach
- Punnamada Lake
- Sri Krishna Temple in Ambalappuzha
2. While in Munnar, Look Out For
- TATA Tea Museum
- Blossom Park
- Attukal Waterfalls
- Cheeyappara Waterfalls
- Kundala Lake
- Mattupetty Dam
- Eravikulam National Park
3. While in Kumarakom, Look Out For
- Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
- Kumarakom Backwaters
- Aruvikkuzhi waterfall
- ThirunakkaraMahadeva Temple
- Vembanad Lake
- Kumarakom Beach
- Pathiramanal Island
4. While in Wayanad, Look Out For
- Meenmutty Waterfalls
- Chembra Peak
- 9 Hairpin Curves
- Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary
- Ekkadal Caves
- Bathery Jain Temple
- Neelimala View Point
- Pookot Lake
5. While in Kozhikode, Look Out For
- Conolly Canal
- Hilite Mall
- Tali Temple
- Kappad Beach
- Kozhikode Beach
- Thusharagiri Waterfalls
- Payyoli Beach
- Kozhippara Falls
- Matri Dei Cathedral
6. While in Kovalam, Look Out For
- Lighthouse Beach
- Samudra Beach
- ThiruvallamParasurama Temple
- Vizhinjam Marine Aquarium
- Halcyon Castle
- Akkulam Lake
- Jama Masjid
- Vellayani Lake
- Karamana River
- Rock Cut Caves
7. While in Varkala, Look Out For
- Varkala Beach
- Janardhan Temple
- Kappil Lake
- Papanasam Beach
- Janardan Swami Temple
- Vishnu Temple
- Anjengo Fort
- Sarkara Devi Temple
- Varkala Tunnel
9. Kanatal – The Soul Goes Out On The Best Camping Experience
If you want to see the beautiful bare starry night, then you have nothing but Kanatal as an option. This is an adventurous travel getaway, where you not only go out for sightseeing, but you can also indulge in a variety of thrill sports. Living the best camping days of your lives, you can be closest with nature in Kanatal. The best time to plan for Kanatal is from April to June.
Airways: The nearest air point is Jolly Grant Airport for Kanatal, which is 92 kilometers away from the place.
Railways: Rishikesh Railway Station is situated 75 kilometers away from Kanatal.
Tourist Attractions of Kanatal:
- Kodia Jungle
- Tehri Lake
- Surkanda Devi temple
- New Tehri Dam
10. Kasol – The Trekker’s Favorite
If we have to pick the place where the mountains are at their mightiest, then we have got no option other than Kasol. It is also called as the trekker’s paradise. It is best if you have the confidence for a solo trip, then Kasol is where your heart should be pinned. The place ensures you a lifetime of experiences and memories. Kasol is where you should lose yourself in the mountains and look for your lost self in the beautiful landscape of the place. The ideal time to visit Kasol is from October to June.
Airways: Bhuntar Domestic Airport provides air connectivity to the place. It situated 31 kilometers away.
Railways: Pathankot Railway Station connects the place to other parts of the country. It is 296 kilometers away from Kasol.
Roadways: Himachal Road Transport Corporation provides decent bus connectivity with Delhi, Haryana, and Punjab. Connectivity with other parts of Himachal Pradesh- Pathankot, Shimla, Kangra, Solan, Dharamsala is also facilitated via this bus service.
Tourist Attractions of Kasol:
- Kheerganga peak
- Malana village
- Parvati river
- Manikaran Sahib Gurudwara
11. Kutch – The Place of the Beautiful White Dessert
This is the best place to experience the thrill of No Man’s Land and the seasonal salt marshes. You get to experience the beautiful vibe of Thar Dessert, especially during the kite festival, where the sky gets all colorful. The best time to visit Kutch is between November to February.
Airways: Bhuj Airport provides air connectivity to the place. It is 69 kilometers away.
Railways: Bhuj Railway Station connects the place to other parts of the country. It is 50 kilometers away from Kutch.
Tourist Attractions of Kutch:
- Kutch Museum
- Archaeological Museum
- Mandvi Beach
- White Desert
12. Bir Billing – The Indian Paragliding Spot
This place hosted the first ever Paragliding World Cup, and after that, it has become really popular among the travelers. It has more than 10 paragliding spots, due to which it is also known as ‘The Paragliding Capital of India’. The best time to visit Bir Billing is from April to June.
Airways: Kangra Airport in Gaggal is 285 kilometers away from Bir.
Railways: The nearest railway station is Pathankot Railway Station, 140 kilometers away from Bir.
Roadways: Bir Billing is situated in the heart of Himachal and there are various state-run and private bus services connecting north Indian states like Delhi, Chandigarh, Manali, Shimla, and more.
Tourist Attractions of Bir Billing:
- Baijnath Shiv Temple
- Billing Valley
- Chamunda Devi Temple
- Shiva Shrine
- Ahju Fort
13. Assam – The Place of One Horned Rhinos
Assam, with its amazingly rich landscape, offers a lot of things to the tourists. From the breathtaking sceneries to beautiful flora and fauna, Assam stands out. Jeep Safari is not the option you take here, but instead, you have jungle walks, boat rides, and cruise to get in the much closer vicinity of nature. You get to see the most natural view of the habitat along the Brahmaputra River while being a cruise. The best time to visit Assam is from October to April.
Airways: Mohanbari Domestic Airport in Dibrugarh is 40 kilometers away. The international airport for the place is LokpriyaGopinathBordoloi International Airport in Guwahati situated 510 kilometers away.
Railways: The nearest railway station is New Tinsukia Railway Station, 12 kilometers away.
Tourist Attractions of Assam:
- Kaziranga National Park
- Manas National Park
- Kamakhya Temple
- Assam State Museum
14. Rishikesh – You Get The Real Thrill Here!
Rishikesh is the right place for the young energy to look for the thrill. Especially when you have to tick everything off your bucket list by the time you turn 30, then Rishikesh should not be given a miss. The best time to visit Rishikesh is from the month of September to November and February to June.
Airways: Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun is 20 kilometers away from Rishikesh.
Railways: The nearest railway station is Haridwar Junction, 21 kilometers away.
Roadways: There are various state run and private bus services connecting other places to Rishikesh.
Tourist Attractions of Rishikesh:
- Rajaji National Park
- NeelkanthMahadev Temple
- Ram Jhula
- Shivpuri River Rafting Point
15. Shimla – Northern Hills At Their Best
Do you remember that colorful train taking people around all the beautiful places in films? Shimla is the place you will find it. The lovely toy train and the breathtaking view of the northern hills are nowhere to be found but Shimla! The best time to visit Shimla is from March to June.
Airways: Jubbarhatti Airport in Dehradun is 25 kilometers away from Rishikesh.
Railways: The toy train running between Kalka and Shimla provides convenient connectivity to nearby places.
Roadways: There are various states run and private bus services connecting places like Delhi, Chandigarh, Manali, and Kullu.
Tourist Attractions of Shimla:
- Kufri, Mall Road
- Chadwick Falls
- Jakhu Temple
- Christ Church
- Scandal Point
16. Tirthan Valley – The Adventure Hub of India
It is the perfect amalgamation of peace and adventure and is the right kind of break every adult needs before turning 30. It is a beautiful district located in Kullu and one of the most popular tourist spot in India.
How to Reach Tirthan Valley:
Airways: Bhuntar Airport in Dehradun is 48 kilometers away from Tirthan.
Railways: The nearest railway station is Ambala Railway Station, 188 kilometers away.
Roadways: There are various state-run and private bus services connecting places like Delhi, Punjab, and Haryana till Tirthan Valley via a car or a bus.
Tourist Attractions of Tirthan Valley:
- Great Himalayan National Park
- Jalori Pass
- Raghupur Fort
- Gushaini, Sojha
17. Jim Corbett – The Jungle Adventure You Need The Most!
It is one of the best national parks in the country famous for tiger sightings. The place has a raw and wild vibe which gives a thrilling experience. Also, people with a flare of travel photography should definitely come to Jim Corbett once in their lifetime. The best time to visit Jim Corbett is from November to January and for the tiger sighting, you may plan a trip around the summers.
How to Reach Jim Corbett:
Airways: Pantnagar Airport is the nearest to Jim Corbett National Park.
Railways: The nearest railway station is Ramnagar Railway Station, 12 kilometers away.
Jim Corbett is well connected via roads from Delhi and Dehradun.
Tourist Attractions of Jim Corbett:
- Tourist Attractions:
- Garjiya Devi Temple
- Jim Corbett Museum
- Corbett Falls
- Corbett Tiger Reserve
- Ramganga Dam
18. Manali – The Snowy Abode
Manali is one of the most peaceful and beautiful places in India. Covered around with one of the most beautiful mountains, the city is heaven. It is basically the amalgamation of the three most fun elements of any trip, i.e., adventure, nature, and peace. The best time to visit this fun holiday destination is from October to February.
Airways: Kullu Manali Airport is 52 kilometers away from Manali.
The nearest railway station is Joginder Nagar Railway Station, 160 kilometers away.
Roadways: Manali is well connected via roads to the nearby cities of New Delhi, Chandigarh, Pathankot, Ambala, etc.
Tourist Attractions of Manali:
- Bhrigu Lake
- Rohtang Pass
- Solang Valley
- Hidimba Devi Temple
- Manu Temple
- Great Himalayan National Park
- Jogini Fall
- Tibetan Monastery
19. Udaipur – The Lake City
Popularly known as the Venice of East with a Rajasthani Twist, Udaipur is one of the most favorite travel choices of people. It is also famous for its luxurious heritage spots, and you do not have to scare because it all falls right in your budget as well. The best time to visit Udaipur is from October to March.
Airways: Udaipur has its own airport which makes it connected with other places as well.
Railways: Udaipur Railway Station
Roadways: Udaipur is well connected via roads/bus services to the nearby cities of Jaisalmer, Jaipur, and Delhi.
Tourist Attractions of Udaipur:
- Lake Pichola
- Jagdish Temple
- City Palace
- Jag Mandir
20. Auli – The Ski Spot of India
Auli in Uttarakhand is also known as the skiing capital of India. It is not only about skiing but the place is breathtakingly beautiful which makes it a must visit among all these places in the list. It is in the right vibe during the winters, therefore the best time to visit Auli is from December to February.
Airways: Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun is the nearest airport.
Railways: The nearest railway station is Haridwar Railway Station
Roadways: Buses going to Joshimath can be taken to reach Auli. There is also decent connectivity provided by buses running in the area.
Tourist Attractions of Auli:
- Kuari Pass Trek
- Sri Hemkunt Sahib
- Pangarchulla Peak
21. Mysore – The City of Silk, Sandalwood, and Sweets
If you looking for a place with a perfect mix of old and mew vibes, then Mysore is where you want to be. The place has gone through an amazing transformation from being the royal city to the IT Hub. Famous for Mysore Pak sweet to the artistic silk sarees, Mysore can never skip any traveler’s list. The best time to visit Mysore is from October to March.
Airways: Mysore has its own airport which makes it connected with other places like New Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bengaluru, and Kolkata.
Railways: Mysore Railway Station is centrally located in the city.
Roadways: Mysore is well connected via roads/bus services to the nearby cities of Bangalore, Chennai, Madurai, Coimbatore, etc.
Tourist Attractions of Mysore:
- Mysore Palace
- Brindavan Gardens
- Mysore Zoo
- Chamundeshwari Temple
- Karanji Lake
- St. Philomena’s Church
- GRS Fantasy Park
22. Valley of Flowers – Experience the rich flora & fauna
With a total of 300 species of flowers, Valley of Flowers is a haven of biodiversity. It is also counted in the list of UNESCO’s World Heritage Site. With an unexceptional location of being 3,858 meters above the sea, it is a great location for trekking as well. It is one of the most thrilling places in this list, and is definitely a must go! The best time to visit Valley of Flowers is from July to September.
How to Reach Valley of Flowers:
Airways: Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun is the nearest airport.
Railways: The nearest railway station is Haridwar Railway Station
Roadways: It has connectivity via roads and trekking routes. For trekkers, Govindghat on Badrinath Highway is a base camp for trekking.
Tourist Attractions of Valley of Flowers:
- The National Park
- Hemkund Sahib
- Nanda Devi National Park
- Pushpawati River
23. Jaisalmer – The Great Dessert Safari
Jaisalmer is also known as the golden city of Rajasthan. If you want to experience the thrill of dessert, then Jaisalmer should definitely be in your list. You get to see the velvet textured dessert with effortless and flawless sand dunes. You get to experience activities like- dune bashing, camel safari, desert camping and many more. The best time to visit Jaisalmer is from October to March.
Airways: Jodhpur Airport is the nearest airport to Jaisalmer which connects it to places like Delhi, Mumbai, and Udaipur.
Railways: Jaisalmer Railway Station has very good connectivity as far as northern rail network is concerned.
Roadways: Jaisalmer is well connected via roads/bus services to the nearby cities.
Tourist Attractions of Jaisalmer:
- Jaisalmer Fort
- Folklore Museum
- Sam Sand Dunes
- Desert Cultural Centre
24. Jodhpur – Blue City at its Best!
Jodhpur, also known as the Blue City of Rajasthan is world famous for Mehrangarh Fort. The landscape of the city is bathed in a beautiful blue hue. This place will take you back to that golden era with beautiful interiors and pavements. The best time to visit Jodhpur is from October to March.
How to Reach Jodhpur:
Airways: Jodhpur Airport is the domestic airport for air connectivity.
Railways: Jodhpur Railway Station
Roadways: It is well connected via roads/bus services to the nearby cities.
Tourist Attractions of Jodhpur:
- Umaid Bhavan Palace
- Jaswant Thada
- Mehrangarh Fort
- Mandore Garden
- Balsamand Lake
Prashar Lake is coming up as a popular trekking spot in the country. it is located 49 kilometers away from Mandi District. It provides the best view of Dhauladhar Ranges and thus is gaining popularity as a traveler’s spot. The best time to visit Prashar Lake is from September to November.
Airways: Kullu Manali Airport is 73 kilometers away from Mandi, which is again 49 kilometers away from Prashar Lake.
Railways: The nearest railway station is Joginder Nagar Railway Station, 50 kilometers away from Mandi.
Tourist Attractions of Prashar:
- Prashar Lake Trek
- Three-tiered temple
- Bhutnath Temple
This small town of Uttarakhand is a very famous tourist spot in India. You will get to everything from lush meadows to dense forests. Not only for natural sightseeing, but Mukteshwar is also a popular adventurous spot where you get to experience- rappelling, rock climbing, etc. The best time to visit Mukteshwar is from October to June.
Airways: Dehradun Airport is the nearest airport from Mukteshwar, located 183 kilometers away.
Railways: The nearest railway station is Kathgodam Railway Station, 70 kilometers away.
Roadways: Delhi, Chandigarh, Shimla, and Manali have decent connectivity to Mukteshwar via roads.
Tourist Attractions of Mukteshwar:
- Mukteshwar Temple
- Admire Nanda Devi
- Mukteshwar Inspection Bungalow
Again, a place which is located 2,220 meters above the sea level with Mussourie and Chamba at its borders. If you are not into mainstream tourist spots, then Shoot! Dhanaulti is your place. Experience the real pace of life at this place. The best time to visit Dhanaulti is from September to June.
Airways: Jolly Grant Airport is the nearest airport from Dhanaulti, located 82 kilometers away.
Railways: The nearest railway station is Dehradun Railway Station, 25 kilometers away.
Roadways: Delhi, Chandigarh, Shimla, and Manali have decent connectivity to Dhanaulti via roads.
Tourist Attractions of Dhanaulti:
- The Eco Park
- Thangdhar Camp
- Surkanda Devi Temple
- Potato Farm
Varanasi has a different composition to offer to the tourists as compared to the other places on this list. With its beautiful ghats, soulful aarti and a boat ride along the ghats is what Varanasi is all about. For a perfect detox, Varanasi is what you plan! The best time to visit Varanasi is from October to February.
Airways: LalBahadurShastri Airport is the nearest airport for Varanasi which has good connectivity to Delhi and Mumbai.
Railways: The nearest railway station is Kashi& Varanasi Railway Station.
Roadways: It is well connected via roads/bus services to the nearby cities.
Tourist attractions of Varanasi:
- Manikarnika Ghat
- Kashi Vishwanath Temple
- Durga Temple
Mumbai is said to be one of the liveliest and safe places in the country. This place never sleeps and thus is always on the hustle. From a Mumbaikars’ hustle to the unmatched spirit of Mumbai’s nightlife, there is nothing you can give a miss. The best time to visit Mumbai is from November to February.
Airways: Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is in the northern part of the city and the domestic airport, Santa Cruz Domestic Airport lies in the northern part as well.
Railways: Connectivity to central, eastern, and western part of the country is provided by Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus and the northern part is dealt with by Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus.
Roadways: Mumbai Central Bus Station receives buses from Inter- Maharashtrian cities and ASIAD Bus Station receives bus from Pune and Nasik.
Tourist Attractions of Mumbai:
- Gateway of India
- Haji Ali Dargah
- Elephanta Caves & island
- Siddhivinayak Temple,
- Essel World
- Kanheri Caves
- Rajabai Clock Tower
- Kamala Nehru Park
- Dr. BhauDaji Lad Museum
- Nehru Planetarium
- Worli Fort
- Marine Drive
Famous for the grand celebration and pomp of Durga Puja, Kolkata has a totally different vibe. The city is full of divinity and creativity. Talking about the culture, Kolkata hits a different note with its ethnicity. You get to see the grandest aartis to most delicious sweets in the country. The best time to visit Kolkata is from November to February.
Airways: Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in Dumdum is nearest to the city.
Railways: Howrah and Sealdah Railway Stations
Tourist Attractions of Kolkata:
- Victoria Memorial
- Howrah Bridge
- Indian Museum
- Dakshineswar Kali Temple
- Eden Gardens Cricket Stadium
- Kalighat Kali Temple
- Birla Industrial & Technological Museum
- Birla Planetarium
- St. Paul’s Cathedral
The city of shayars is nothing but a huge youth spot of the country. The city not only has a beautiful legacy of the most commendable historical structures but it also holds a strategic value in the whole country, as far as the political spectrum is concerned. You get to see live qawwali sessions at HazratNizamuddinDargah. The best time to visit Delhi is from October to March.
Airways: Indira Gandhi International Airport
Railways: Following are the railway stations- New Delhi Railway Station, Old Delhi Railway Station, Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station, SaraiRohila, and Old sabzi mandi.
Roadways: Bus Terminals at Kashmiri Gate, AnandVihar, &Sarai Kale Khan, and other spots like MajnukaTila and Bikaner House.
Tourist attractions of Delhi:
- The Red Fort
- Qutub Minar
- Jama Masjid
- Lotus Temple
- Rashtrapati Bhavan
- Humayun’s Tomb
Also known as the Scotland of the East, Meghalaya is one of the most popular tourist spots in India. It is famous for its refreshing vibe and people generally come here for detox from the polluting lives in the cities. The lush green fields and beautiful mountains standing in pride are a total attraction for the place. The best time to visit Meghalaya is from March to July
Airways: LokpriyaGopinathBordoloi International Airport is in Guwahati, Assam and the domestic airport, Umroi Domestic Airport is 30 kilometers away from Shillong.
Railways: Mendipathar railway station in Resubelpara Municipal Board Jurisdiction of Meghalaya is 225 kilometers away from Shillong. Guwahati Railway station is the nearest railhead.
Tourist Attractions of Meghalaya:
- Umiam Lake
- Nohkalikai Falls
- Elephant Falls
- Seven Sisters Falls
- Shillong View Point
- Spread Eagle Falls
- WahUmngot River
- Northwest Living Root Bridge
- Kynrem falls
- Khasi Hills
- Khoh Ramhah or Motrop (Giant conical rock)
- Garo Hills
If you want to experience what true peace is, then Sikkim is your kind of place. We cannot always be on hustle and thus our mind requires a brief period of peace devoid of even the slightest possibility of stress. The best time to visit Sikkim is from March to June and September to December.
Airways: Bagdogra Airport in West Bengal is the nearest airhead for Sikkim. From here, you will have to take a helicopter ride to reach Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim.
Railways: New Jalpaiguri Railway Station in Siliguri is 148 kilometers away from Gangtok.
Roadways: Sikkim is well connected to Darjeeling via the roads.
Tourist Attractions of Sikkim:
- Nathu La
- Hanuman Tok
- Rumtek Monastery
- Khecheopalri Lake
- Tsomgo Lake
- Phodong Monastery
- Teesta River in Gangtok
- Yumthang Valley
- Buddha Park of Ravangla
- Kanchenjunga Falls
- Lingdum Monastery
- Singshore Bridge
The major tourist attraction of our country lies here in Agra, the Great TajMahal, which is visited by almost five thousand people on a daily basis. Along with a cultural masterpiece, Agra is visited by a lot of people to see the souvenir of love. The best time to visit Agra is from April to October.
Airways: Kheria airport is 13 kilometers away from Agra, and it only gets Air India flights from Delhi.
Railways: Agra Cantt Station (the main station), Agra Fort Railway Station, Raja kiMandi, Agra City, and Idgah Railway Station connects cities like Delhi, Jaipur, Gwalior, Jhansi, Kolkata, Mumbai, and Chennai to Agra.
Roadways: Idgah Bus Stand and ISBT which connects cities like Delhi, Jaipur, Gwalior, Lucknow, & Kanpur.
Tourist Attractions Agra:
- Taj Mahal
- Agra Fort
- Tomb of I’timād-Ud-Daulah
- MehtabBagh, Jama Masjid
- Guru ka Tal
- Tomb of Akbar the Great
- Moti Masjid
- Fatehpur Sikri
- Dilli Gate
- Great gate (Darwaza I Rauza)
- Amar Singh Gate
This place is exclusively for people who have a really exotic nature and notions of peace in nature because Cherrapunji isn’t for the superficial trip. If you want your experience to be surreal, then pack your bags for Cherrapunji. The best time to visit Cherrapunji is from November to May.
Airways: LokpriyaGopinathBordoloi International Airport in Guwahati is 163 kilometers away.
Railways: Guwahati Railway Station
Tourist Attractions Cherrapunji:
- Nohkalikai Falls
- Daiñthlen Falls
- Thangkharang Park
- Kynrem Falls
- Mawsmai Cave
- Seven Sisters Falls
It is also known as Mini Switzerland of India, and again a very popular option among the travelers. The refreshing green fields, breathtaking view of mountains, effortlessly flowing clean rivers, and many more soothing things are there in Dalhousie. It used to be the Summer Capital during the time when Britishers ruled. The best time to visit Dalhousie is between March to June.
Airways: Pathankot airport is 85 kilometers away from Dalhousie.
Railways: Pathankot Railway Station is also 85 kilometers away from Dalhousie…
Roadways: It is well connected via roads/bus services to the nearby cities.
Tourist Attractions Dalhousie:
- Panch Pulla
- Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary
- Satdhara Falls
- Daikund Peak
- St. John’s Church
- Chamunda Devi Temple
It is one of the world heritage sites and a very popular tourist spot in the country. With the monumental and architectural mastery, this place attracts a lot of visitors and travelers. As you enter Hampi, you will get to know about true aesthetics. The best time to visit Hampi is from October to February.
Airways: Two domestic airports near Hampi are- Hubli Airport (144 km away) and Belgaum Airport (215 km away)
Railways: Hospet Junction is 13 kilometers away from Hampi.
Roadways: It is well connected via roads/bus services to the nearby cities like Hospet, Hassan, and Mysore.
Tourist attractions Hampi:
- Virupaksha Temple
- Vijaya Vittala Temple
- Matanga Hill
- Hemakuta Hill Temple
- Hazara Rama Temple
- Achyutaraya Temple
Jabalpur may not be a thrilling spot, but it is the best place to observe nature at its best. The beautiful waterfalls and ethereal mist of smoke will woo all your senses and you will be left mesmerized. The best time to visit Jabalpur is from August to March.
Airways: Dumna domestic airport in Jabalpur.
Railways: Jabalpur Junction.
Tourist Attractions of Jabalpur:
- Dhuandhar Falls
- Marble Rocks
- Rani Durgavati Museum
- Dumna Nature Reserve Park
- Bhawartal Garden
Religious outings are as much as fun as non-religious ones. Getting to Mathura and experiencing the thrill of RasLeela is an unmatched experience. The place holds the spirits of Lord Krishna’s ideology. You get to see the festival, culture, and people who are a part of that culture. The best time to visit Mathura is from November to March.
Airways: Kheria airport in Agra is 13 kilometers away from Mathura
Railways: Mathura Railway Station
Roadways: It is well connected to cities like Delhi, Agra, and Vrindavan.
Tourist Attractions Mathura:
- Shri Krishna Janmabhoomi
- PremMandir Vrindavan
- Government Museum
- Krishna BalaramMandir
- Kans Quila
- Jama Mosque
- Radha Kund
Hyderabad to India is New York is to the USA. Yes, you read it right. Hyderabad is famous for a lot of things, like, its riyal Nizami culture, the royal food varieties, the bustling population, and the quirkiest cafes in the town. We see it as New York because of its fast-paced lifestyle and beautiful rate of evolution. The best time to visit Hyderabad is from September to March.
Airways: Rajiv Gandhi International Airport is 22 kilometers away from City Centre
Railways: Well-connected to other parts of the country.
Roadways: It is well connected via roads/bus services to the nearby cities like Mumbai, Bangalore, and Chennai to Hyderabad.
Tourist Attractions of Hyderabad:
- Ramoji Film City
- Chowmahalla Palace
- Salar Jung Museum
- Makkah Masjid
- Purani Haveli
We all need to take care of our soul, and by the time we turn 30, it is better if we keep ourselves well versed with the beauty and peace that a religious place brings to the soul. World famous, Golden Temple being a major point of attraction calls for a huge number of visitors every day. The best time to visit Amritsar is between November to February.
Airways: Sri Guru Ram DassJee International Airport
Railways: Amritsar Junction Railway Station
Tourist Attractions Amritsar:
- Golden Temple
- Durgiana Temple
- Akal Takht
- Maharaja Ranjit Singh Museum
- Partition Museum
- Central Sikh Museum
Orissa has a number of temples carrying a huge legacy behind them. The very famous Konark temple in Orissa is a major point of attraction. You get to see a lot of artwork based on human sexuality in these temples. The highways are crafted in a way to give the most beautiful view of all times. The best time to visit Orissa is from September to March.
Airways: Bhubaneswar airport is 62 kilometers away from Konark.
Railways: Puri Railway Station is 35 kilometers from Konark and is well connected to other important cities of the country.
Tourist Attractions Orissa:
- Konark Sun Temple
- Chilika Lake
- Nandankanan Zoological Park
- Puri Beach
- Simlipal National Park
- Lingaraja Temple
This place is situated between the Great Salt Lake and the Bay of Bengal. Locals also call the place as Mamallapuram. This place is extremely famous for its history and the kind of architecture the whole place is carrying. The best time to visit Mahabalipuram is from November to February.
How to Reach Mahabalipuram
Airways: Chennai airport is 40 kilometers away from Mahabalipuram
Railways: Mahabalipuram Railway Station is well connected to Hyderabad, New Delhi, Chennai, and Kolkata.
Tourist attractions of Mahabalipuram:
- Mahabalipuram Beach
- Shore Temple
- Five Rathas
- Arjuna’s Penance
- Alamparai Fort
- Tiger’s Caves
- Crocodile Bank
Some of the famous beaches like Ramakrishna, Rushikonda, and Yarada beach are in Vishakhapatnam. Not only the beaches but you get a ride of a cable car and get a beautiful picturesque view from the top of Kailasagiri Hills. It is basically a whole travel package spot where you get everything from beaches, hill stations, conserved submarine, temples, museums, caves, to wildlife sanctuaries. The best time to visit is from September to March.
How to Reach Visakhapatnam
Airways: Visakhapatnam International Airport
Railways: Visakhapatnam Railway Station is well connected to Hyderabad, New Delhi, Chennai, and Kolkata.
Roadways: There are regular buses running and connecting cities like Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Tirupati, Chennai, and Bhubaneswar.
Tourist Attractions of Visakhapatnam:
- Kailasagiri Hill Park
- INS Kursura
- Submarine Museum
- Indira Gandhi Zoological Park
- Visakha Museum
- Ramakrishna Mission Beach
- Rushikonda Beach
- Varaha Lakshmi Narasimha Temple
- Yarada Beach
- Tenneti Park
- Ross Hill
- Lawsons Bay Beach Park
Again, Ooty is quite famous in the masses as a holiday destination in the country. You get to see the beautiful rocky mountains, Nilgiri Mountain Railway, lush green gardens and what not. The best time to plan a trip to Ooty is from March to June.
Airways: Coimbatore International Airport is just 88 kilometers away from Ooty.
Railways: Coimbatore Junction is also at a distance of 88 kilometers from the place.
Roadways: There are regular buses running and connecting cities like Coonoor, Mettupalayam, Coimbatore, Trichy, and Chennai.
Tourist Attractions of Ooty:
- Ooty Botanical Garden
- Rose Garden
- Ooty Lake
- Ride the toy train
- Doddabetta Peak
- Dolphin’s Nose
- Thread Garden
- Kalhatti Falls
- Emerald Lake
- Kamaraj Sagar Dam
Kodaikanal can also be called as one of the richest forms of Mother Nature. With its dense forests, Kodaikanal has mountains bordering it overall. The place is total heaven with its godly waterfalls and architectural pillars which add to the beauty of the place. The best time to visit Kodaikanal is from September to May.
Airways: Madurai airport is just 120 kilometers away from Kodaikanal.
Railways: Kodai Road Railway Station is at a distance of 100 kilometers from the place.
Roadways: There are regular buses running and connecting cities like Ooty, Coimbatore, Madurai, Trichy, Bangalore, Chennai, and Kochi.
Tourist Attractions of Kodaikanal:
- Pillars Rocks
- Kodai Lake
- Coakers Walk
- Green Valley View
- Bear Shola Falls
- Devil’s Kitchen
- Dolphin’s Nose
- Bryant Park
- Berijam Lake
Also known as the French Riviera of East, Pondicherry is one of the best beach getaways in the country. With the most beautiful landscape of all times, Pondicherry stands out in this list. It’s just not the place which tempts you to come to the place, the food at Pondy is something which is quite famous among the foodies. The best time to visit Pondicherry is from October to March.
Airways: Chennai airport is just 125 kilometers away from Pondicherry
Railways: Villupuram Railway Junction is at a distance of 37 kilometers from the place.
Roadways: There are regular buses running and connecting cities like Chennai, Coimbatore, Bangalore, Madurai, Trichy, and Egmore.
Tourist Attractions of Pondicherry:
This is one of the most photogenic tourist spots of India. The beauty of this place leaves the traveler smitten with its vibe. The breathtaking view of lush green Western Ghats makes Mahabaleshwar a must visit before you turn 30. The best time to visit Mahabaleshwar is from October to June.
How to Reach Mahabaleshwar
Airways: New Pune International Airport is just 136kilometers away from Mahabaleshwar.
Railways: WatharRailway Junction is at a distance of 60 kilometers from the place.
Roadways: There are regular buses running and connecting cities like Vashi, Dadar East, and Sion till Mahabaleshwar.
Tourist Attractions of Mahabaleshwar:
- Elephant’s Head Point
- Chinaman’s Fall
- Dhobi Waterfalls
- Arthur’s seat
- Venna Lake
- Mahabaleshwar Temple
- Wilson Point.
Darjeeling is also known as the tea hotspot of the country. Therefore, all those people who claim themselves as Chai Lovers, your heaven is none other than Darjeeling. The refreshing and rejuvenating greens along with relaxing blues, Darjeeling are total heaven. The best time to visit Darjeeling is from February to March and September to December.
Airways: Bagdogra Airport is just 38 kilometers away from Darjeeling.
Railways: New Jalpaiguri Railway Junction is at a distance of 62 kilometers from the place.
Roadways: There are regular buses running and connecting cities like Kurseong, Kalimpong, and more.
Tourist Attractions of Darjeeling:
- Tiger Hill
- Batasia loop
- Darjeeling Himalayan Railway
- The Japanese Peace Pagoda
- The Rock Garden
- Nightingale Park
- Sandakphu Peak
If we have to tell what Ziro is like, then there are only three words to explain that- Serene, Silent and Splendid. Not only the town is photogenic, but it is also famous for its Ziro Festival. While visiting Ziro, you get through cottony clouds and the mysterious mist to experience the vibe of this place. Pick a month and that is the best time to visit Ziro Valley.
Airways: Jorhat Airport is just 98 kilometers away from Ziro Valley.
Railways: Naharlagun Railway Junction is at a distance of 100 kilometers from the place.
Roadways: You can get a cab from Jorhat or Guwahati to reach Ziro. It is a 7-hour journey in the cab to Ziro.
Tourist Attractions of Ziro Valley:
- Talley Valley Wildlife Sanctuary
- Tarin Fish Farms
- Shiv Linga
- Pine Grove
- Meghna Cave Temple
So, here we are closing our list with the Top 50 Places that you must visit before you turn 30. Hope you plan an amazing trip to these places and earn the best days of your lives. Do let us know your experiences below in the comment section! Aloha!