Celebrate International Monument and Sites Day with 32 World Heritage Sites in India!

India is all about its Heritage, Culture, People, Vibrant Colors and not to forget, Food. Amongst all the most known is India’s ancient and marvelous structures. Did you know India’s first two heritage sites- Agra Fort and Ajanta Caves were inscribed on the list at the Seventh Session of the World Heritage held in 1983.

So, on the ‘International Day of Monuments and Sites’ by UNESCO, we present you the 32 UNESCO World Heritage Sites of India.

32. Mountain Railways of India

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Image Courtesy: wikipedia

31.  Taj Mahal, Agra

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Image courtesy: Flickr

30.  Fatehpur Sikri, Uttar Pradesh

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

29. Agra Fort, Agra

Agra Fort
Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

28. Jantar Mantar, Jaipur

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Image Courtesy: Flickr

27. Sun Temple, Konark

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

26. Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Mumbai

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

25.  Red Fort, Delhi

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Image Courtesy: Flickr

24.  Humayun’s Tomb, New Delhi

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Image Courtesy: Flickr

23. The Western Ghats, Tamil Nadu

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

22. Sundarbans National Park, West Bengal

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

21. Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers National Parks, Uttarakhand

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

20.  Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur, Rajasthan

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Image Courtesy: Flickr

19. Manas Wild Life Sanctuary, Assam

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

18.  Kaziranga Wild Life Sanctuary, Assam

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

17. Elephanta Caves, Maharashtra

 

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Image Courtesy: Wkipedia

 

16.  Ellora Caves, Maharashtra

 

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

 

15. Ajanta  Caves, Maharashtra

 

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

 

14. Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka

 

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

 

13. Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

12. Chola Temples, Tamil Nadu

 

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

11. Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi, Madhya Pradesh

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

10. Churches of Goa

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

9. Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya, Bihar

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

8. Hill Forts of Rajasthan (Chittorgarh, Kumbhalgarh, Ranthambore fort, Gagron Fort, Amber Fort and Jaisalmer Fort)

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7. Khajuraho Group of Monuments, Madhya Pradesh

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

6. Group of Monuments at Pattadakal, Karnataka

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

5. Group of Monuments at Hampi, Karnataka

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

4. Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park, Gujarat

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

3. Qutb Minar Complex, New Delhi

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

2.  Rani Ki Vav, Patan, Gujarat

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

1. Great Himalayan National Park, Himachal Pradesh

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Image Courtesy: Wikipedia

 

Happy UNESCO World Heritage Day to all! From Team Our Travel Shoes 🙂

Love ❤

NikoKnight 🙂

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