India has abundance of religious tourism places. Not only domestic but also foreigners started visiting places of pilgrimage. Through the religious tour you can gain unique experience of religious forms, art, culture, and traditions. Now days, a trend is increasing for pilgrimage tour. The faith of people is increasing in religious sites.
The nation has so many pilgrimage towns and cities like Jodhpur, Madurai, Jaipur, Mysore, Bangalore, Thanjavur, Chennai, Varanasi, Delhi, Dharamshala, Vrindavan and many more. Each city has some specialty in its tradition and culture.
We are providing you the list of 15 Top Religious Tourism Places To Be Visited In India In 2020:-
- Spiritual tour of Blue City, Jodhpur
- Madurai by Cycle Rickshaw tour
- Temples and Forts tour, Jaipur
- Big Bull Temple of Mysore
- Cathedral Walk, Bangalore
- Nayak Heritage walking Tour, Thanjavur
- Kanchipuram sightseeing tour, Chennai
- Tour to Marina and Fort St George, Chennai
- Ganga Aarti, Varanasi
- Temple Walk, Delhi
- Temple Sightseeing Tour, Dharamshala
- Bhubaneswar spiritual tour
- Spiritual Tour in Thanjavur
- Temple Tour, Coorg
- Mathura & Vrindavan tour
1. Spiritual tour of Blue City, Jodhpur
Jodhpur is the second largest city of Rajasthan which is also known by another name ‘Blue City’. The religion and culture is deeply rooted in the heart of people of this city. Eye catching historic Krishna Temple situated at the centre of city. Not only for Hindus but also it have mosques for Muslims, churches for Christians, and gurudwaras for Sikhs.
Temples of Jodhpur: Baba Ramdev Temple, Chamunda Ji Temple, Udai Mandir, Siddhanth Shiv Temple, Kunj Bihari Temple, Rasik Bihari Temple and Rameshwar Mahadev Temple etc.
Plan a religious tour from Jodhpur in India.
2. Madurai by Cycle Rickshaw tour
A place which is renowned for its old temples, historic sites is Madurai. You can have Meenakshi temple tour by cycle rickshaw. You will be amaze to see the beautiful architecture of this site. Then you can go on chat with locals to explore some untold stories of this beautiful destination.
Temples of Madurai: Meenakshi Temple, Koodal Azhagar Temple, Azhagar Kovil Temple, Tirupparankunram Murugan Temple, Vandiyur Mariamman Temple, Narasingam Yoga Narasimha Perumal Temple, Sri Mavoothu Velappar Temple etc.
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3. Temples and Forts tour, Jaipur
You can have visit to Tantra temple of Shiva and Shri Gopinath Ji Krishna Temple where you will get the spiritual feeling in the Aarti ceremony. There are so many old temples at this place their infrastructure itself tells about their ancient life.
Temples of Jaipur: Sanghiji, Moti Dungri, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Govind Dev Ji Temple, Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Tejaji Mandir, Garh Ganesh Mandir, Khole Hanumanji Temple, Shila Devi Temple etc.
Plan a religious tour from Jaipur in India.
4. Big Bull Temple of Mysore
The sculpture of Bull which is the sacred vehicle of Lord Shiva is 25 ft long and 16 ft tall. It is situated on the heights of Chamundi Hills. And the hill is around 3,490 ft above the sea level. From there you can get some stunning and panoramic view of landscapes and hills.
Temples of Mysore: Gayathri Temple, Someshwara Temple, Kodi Bhairava Temple, Bhuvaneswari Temple, Chamundi Temple, Prasanna Krishnaswamy Temple, Lakshmiramana Swamy Temple, Mahabaleshwara Temple, Famous Temples in Mysore, Trinesvaraswamy Temple, Shweta Varahaswamy Temple etc.
Plan a religious tour from Mysore in India.
5. Cathedral Walk, Bangalore
Way to St. Francis Xavier cathedral you will discover some quaint churches and other cathedrals in Cleveland Town which are built by the Britishers at the time of their rule. As you explore more you will feel the charm of a bygone era.
Temples of Bangalore: Shiva Temple, Shrungagiri Shanmukha Temple, Dodda Ganesha Temple, Chokkanathaswamy Temple, Gavi Gangadareshwara Temple, Banashankari Temple, ISKCON Temple, Jagannath Temple, Kaiwara Temple, Bhoga Nandeeshwara Temple, Sugreeva Venkateshwara Temple, The Bull Temple, Nageshvara Temple Begur, Halasuru Someshwara Temple, Ramalingeshwara Group of Temples, he Kanyakaparameshwari Temple, Chennakeshava Temple, Kailash Vaikunta Mahakshetra Temple etc.
Plan a religious tour from Bangalore in India.
6. Nayak Heritage walking Tour, Thanjavur
In Thanjavur many heritages are built under the rule of Nayaks. All has eye-catching architecture. While the tour to this place, you will experience the beautiful representations of Lord Brahma, heritage sites and the renowned Thanjavur Pith Work handicraft.
Temples of Thanjavur: Brihadishvara Temple, Airavateshwara Temple, Ramaswamy Temple, Kampaheswarar Temple, Thanjavur Royal Palace, SwethaVinayagar Temple, Swamimalai Swaminathaswamy Temple, Aiyarappar Temple, Thyagaraja Temple, Chakrapani Temple, Neelamega Perumal, Gangaikonda Temple, Thirumananjeri Temple, Sukkiran Temple etc.
7. Kanchipuram sightseeing tour, Chennai
You can witness the rich glory of ancient temples while worshiping at this place namely Varadharaja Perumal Temple, Ekambareswarar Temple or Kamakshi Amman Temple. You can observe the magnificence of wonderful Dravidian architecture in Kanchipuram.
Temples of Chennai: Parthasarathy Temple, Kapaleeswarar Temple, Sri Vadapalani Andavar Temple, Ashtalakshmi Temple, Mangadu Kamakshiamman Temple, Kaligambal Temple, Adeeswar Temple, Ayyappan Temple, Thirumalai Thirupathi Devasthanam Temple, Shirdi Sai Baba Temple, Mathyakailash Temple, Marutheeswarar Temple, Thiruneermalai Vishnu Temple, Vedagiriswarar Temple, Anjaneyaswami Temple etc.
Plan a religious tour from Chennai in India.
8. Tour to Marina and Fort St George, Chennai
Fort St George which was built at the era of Britishers now it is a museum. Its starting point is Marina Beach. St. Mary’s Church is also situated within their premise which is the oldest Anglican church in India and renowned as the ‘Westminster Abbey of the East’. You will be delight to see the English architecture.
9. Ganga Aarti, Varanasi
Varanasi is one of the oldest cities. You can experience the religious rituals by taking the boat ride on the holy river Ganga conducting on the Ghats of Varanasi. This can be observed in both morning and evening. The chant mantras get you spiritual.
Temples of Varanasi: Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Kaal Bhairav Mandir, Bharat Mata Mandir, Durga Mandir, Sankata Devi Mandir, Sankat Mochan Mandir, Annapurna Devi Mandir, New Vishwanath Temple, Lalita Gauri Temple, Sarnath Buddhist Temple, Dundi Raj Ganesh Temple etc.
Plan a religious tour from Varanasi in India.
10. Temple Walk, Delhi
You can take blessings of Goddess Laxmi at stunning masterpiece of Laxmi Narayan Temple. It is one of the oldest temples in the region. Then you can head to Akshardham Temple and Lotus Temple for exploring more religious destinations.
Temples of Delhi: Akshardham Temple, Lotus Temple, Bhairon Temple, Lakshmi Narayan Temple, Gauri Shankar Temple, Arya Samaj Mandir, Janakpuri, Chhatarpur Mandir, ISKCON Temple, Kalkaji Temple, Ladakh Buddhist Vihara, Mangal Mahadeva Birla Kanan, Pracheen Shani Mandir, Sai Baba Temple, Shri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir, Shri Jagannath Mandir, Shri Sheetla Mata Mandir, Shri Shiv Mandir, Svetambara Jain Temple, Uttara Swami Malai Mandir, Yogmaya Temple etc.
Plan a religious tour from Delhi in India.
11. Temple Sightseeing Tour, Dharamshala
Jwala ji temple, Chintpurni temple, Chamunda devi temple and Brijeshwari temple are famous for their beauty, charm and elegance. Dharamshala is a beautiful hill-station in Himalaya’s range where you can observe the holiness and religious air.
Temples of Dharamshala: Nag Shiva Temple, Kunal Pathri Devi, Aghanjar Mahadev, Masrur Temple, Chinmaya Tapovan etc.
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12. Bhubaneswar spiritual tour
A sacred and ancient temple for Hindus is Mukteshwar Temple in Bhubaneswar which has its own significance. Then you can move ahead to Parsurameswar Temple and Lingraja Temple to get some spiritual feeling. Then you can go on talk with local people to get to know more about the holy places.
Temples of Bhubaneswar: Mukteswara Temple, Aisanyesvara Siva Temple, Akhadachandi Temple, Ananta Vasudeva Temple, Astasambhu Temples, Bharateswar Temple, Bharati Matha, Bhringesvara Siva Temple, Bhrukutesvar Siva Temple, Brahma Temple, Brahmeswara Temple, Byamokesvara Temple, Chausathi Yogini Temple, Rameshwar Temple, Megheswar Temple, Anata Basudev Temple, Vaital Deul, Kedar Gauri Temple, Rajarani Temple, Parasurameswar Temple, Siddheshwar Temple, Lingaraj Temple etc.
Plan a religious tour from Bhubaneswar in India.
13. Spiritual Tour in Thanjavur
Thanjavur offers so many pilgrimage destinations to visit where you can observe the rich architecture of Bygone era. Some of the exquisite example of that era is Brahadeeswara Temple, Punnainallur Mariamman Temple, and Thittai Guru Temple. They lure the pilgrims.
14. Temple Tour, Coorg
Talacauvery is famous Hindu religious centre in Coorg, it is believed to be the birth place of Cauvery River. Then you can walk for sacred temple of Lord Shiva, and Omkareshwar. These temples were built in Gothic and Islamic style. Your mind will purified after worshiping at this holy place. Your body will feel some new energy.
Temples of Coorg: Omkareshwara Temple, Talakaveri Temple, Bhagamandala Temple, Padi Igguthappa Temple etc.
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15. Mathura & Vrindavan tour
You can enjoy the many stories of Lord Krishna at Sri Krishna Janmabhoomi temple in Mathura and you can also have a visit to Dvarkadhish Temple which is situated at the heart of Mathura town. There are so many sacred spots in Vrindavan where you can get relax your mind.
Temples of Mathura-Vrindavan: Shri Krishna Janmabhoomi Temple, Dwarkadhish Temple, Gita Mandir, Baba Jaigurudev Mandir, Kesava Deo Temple, Chamunda Devi Temple, Banke Bihari Mandir, Prem Mandir, Nidhivan Temple, Shri Rangji Mandir, Shri Krishna Balaram Mandir (ISKCON), Gopi Nath Temple, Shri Radha Vallabh Mandir, Priyakant Ji Temple, Radharamana Temple, Madan Mohan Temple, Govind Devji Temple, Shahji Temple, Jaipur Temple, Jugal Kishore Temple etc.
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These are the some holy place where you will get perfect peace of mind. The scenario at the time of prayer is worth watching. You will get more beautiful experience in religious tour rather than in adventure tour.
Pack your bag and get ready for spiritual tour!!!