Lifestyle - Travel | 3-18 yrs

Heritage Destinations To Visit With Your Child

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Summer is the time to go on a vacation and make memories. Children are the most excited ones to visit an interesting destination. This year, plan a trip to visit any heritage destinations in the country to not only have fun but to also create educational opportunities for children. 

India's vibrant cultural richness is evident from her unique heritage sites. These destinations are sure to make your child experience the pages of history come alive. Read this ClipBook for some heritage destinations you can explore with kids.

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Khajuraho Group Of Monuments

The temples at Khajuraho were built during the Chandella dynasty, which reached its apogee between 950 and 1050. Only about 20 temples remain; they fall into three distinct groups and belong to two different religions – Hinduism and Jainism. They ...

Red Fort Complex

The Red Fort Complex was built as the palace fort of Shahjahanabad – the new capital of the fifth Mughal Emperor of India, Shah Jahan. Famed for its massive enclosing walls of red sandstone, it is adjacent to an older fort, the Salimgarh, built by...

Kumbhalgarh Fort, Rajasthan

Kumbhalgarh Fort is the second most important fort of the Mewar Rulers of Rajasthan. Read more about Kumbhalgarh Fort of India in this clip.

Tughlaqabad Fort, New Delhi

The Tughlaqabad fort was built by Ghiyas-ud-din Tughlaq, the founder of the Tughlaq dynasty. The fort is spread over an extensive area and is a piece of architectural marvel. Ghiyas-ud-din Tughlaq built the Tughlaqabad fort as part of Tughlaqabad,...

Jama Masjid, Delhi

Towering over Old Delhi, the magnificent façade of Jama Masjid stands as the reminder of Mughal architecture. It was completed in 1656 and was built at a whopping budget of one million rupees.

Group Of Monuments At Pattadakal

Pattadakal, in Karnataka, represents the high point of an eclectic art in the 7th and 8th centuries under the Chalukya dynasty. An impressive series of nine Hindu temples, as well as a Jain sanctuary, can be seen there. One masterpiece from the gr...

Ellora Caves

These 34 monasteries and temples, extending over more than 2 km, were dug side by side in the wall of a high basalt cliff, not far from Aurangabad, in Maharashtra. Ellora, with its uninterrupted sequence of monuments dating from A.D. 600 to 1000, ...

Sun Temple, Konârak

On the shores of the Bay of Bengal, bathed in the rays of the rising sun, the temple at Konarak is a monumental representation of the sun god Surya's chariot; its 24 wheels are decorated with symbolic designs and it is led by a team of six horses.

Group Of Monuments At Mahabalipuram

This group of sanctuaries, founded by the Pallava kings, was carved out of rock along the Coromandel coast in the 7th and 8th centuries. It is known especially for its (temples in the form of chariots), (cave sanctuaries), giant open-air reliefs s...

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