Mumbai: There’s something about a holiday that rejuvenates your soul. Deep-rooted beliefs and customs across India invite you to some of the significant pilgrim destinations that promise to truly open you up to the sacred side.
Amritsar, Ajmer, Varanasi and Katra are amongst some of the most popular pilgrim destinations in India.
The Golden Temple in the Amritsar is the main religious place of the Sikhs. The guests can choose Taj Swarna Amritsar as a stopover to visit the temple, which is surrounded by a pool where pilgrims immerse themselves for a symbolic cleansing of the soul.
The bustling and chaotic city of Ajmer, surrounded by the Aravalli Hills in the state of Rajasthan, is one of India’s most important Muslim pilgrimage centers where one can find the shrine of the Sufi saint KhwajaMuin-ud-din Chishti.
Experience the eclectic atmosphere and soul-stirring Sufi music in the city while staying at our resort in Ajmer. Dating back to the 11th century BC, the city of Varanasi or Benares in Uttar Pradesh is regarded as the spiritual capital of India.
Stay at the history-soaked TajNadesar Palace, Varanasiand be among the millions who go there to take a dip in the holy Ganges and take in its inexplicable and mystical aura.
Another spiritual and adventurous pilgrim center is Vaishno Devi at Katra in the state of Jammu & Kashmir in India. Set in the spectacular hills of the lower Himalayas, Ginger, Katra serves as the base camp for pilgrims who visit Vaishno Devi.
There are many a soulful journeys to be taken in the country that is synonymous with spirituality. For details, visit www.tajhotels.com