India pilgrimage tours are available for pilgrims across the globe. Pilgrimage tours in India hold a very special place in the hearts of devotees. People think of going to Indian pilgrimage tour at least once in a lifetime. Offering much solitude and peace within, Indian pilgrimage destinations are most sought after.
Char Dhams of Hindus are very famous. There are four places spread across India and collectively they are called Char Dhaams. Visiting Indian pilgrimage centers of Badrinath, Dwarka, Jagantha Puri and Rameshwaram will complete the yatra.
'Chota' Char Dham Yatra that takes pilgrims to four sacred temples located in Uttrakhand is most popular. A visit to Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri is quite exciting. Devotees offer prayers at these holy places and seek blessings for their welfare. Some people also opt for adventure tours while going for these places.
Jammu Kashmir is a holy place where Mata Vaishno Devi is enshrined in form of three pindis of Maha Kali, Maha Lakshmi and Maha Saraswati. Climbing the fleet of stairs or slope and later entering the holy cave will take you the shrine.
Haridwar is quite rich in terms of pilgrimage tours and travels in India. Located on foothills of Himalayas, Haridwar,is most significant Hindu pilgrim places of India. Kumbh Mela and Ganges are key highlights of this place.
Rishikesh is also important center of Indian pilgrimage travels. Devotees come here for holy Ganges and revered temples. Besides they also have an alternative for adventure sports in Rishikesh among which white river rafting is quite popular.
Mathura is the birth place of Lord Krishna, who is believed to be an incarnation of Lord Vishnu. Temples of Dwarkadheesh, Janam Bhumi, Pagal baba ka mandir, Rangrangeshwar are worth visiting. Closely located to Mathura are some places like Vrindawan, Gokul, Barsana that form best excursions from Mathura and other notable sites associated with Lord Krishna.
Tirupati Balaji is one of the richest shrines of India. Infinite devotees flock the temple round the year. Waiting for the number of darshan is so exciting that many people are seen standing in a queue with any qualms. This temple dedicated to Lord Venkateswara, is much revered by the devotees.
Bodh Gaya is famous for giving enlightenment to the founder of Buddhism, Lord Buddha. One of the four most sacred pilgrimage places for the Buddhists it is important Buddhist pilgrimage center.
Ayodhya is an important place for travelling to Indian pilgrimage centers. Ayodhya is the birth place of Lord Rama who again is considered to be an re-incarnation of Lord Vishnu. Ram Janam Bhumi is worth seeing here.
Ujjiain is a notable pilgrimage destination of India. One if the twelve Jyotirlingas, Mahakal, is situated here. There are many tourist attractions in Ujjiain which you can explore on Ujjiain pilgrimage tours.
Shirdi is revered by the devotees of Shri Sai Baba. 'Om Shri Sai Nathya Namah' is what you will get to hear quite frequently here. Shirdi Sai baba was a saint who served humanity and showed many miracle sin his lifetime.
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