Top 10 Places In India That Look Breath Taking At Night

You don't need to go to Paris or Sydney to experience breathtaking sights at night

 
Top 10 Places In India That Look Breath Taking At Night
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If you are a night owl and love to explore places at night, then there are some places in India that glitter like gold at night. These destinations are amazing during the day, but they adorn a special glamour and sparkle at night. With twinkling lights and street food, these places will ensure that you are left wide-eyed even at night.

Here are some places that will keep you out on streets at night.

The City Lights From A Fort

Jaipur shimmers at night from the Nahargarh fort
Jaipur shimmers at night from the Nahargarh fort

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If you are in Jaipur, travel up the Nahargarh fort, perched on the Aravalli range, at night. The pink city glitters like a galaxy with a million stars. The view is magical, and will leave you stunned.

The View Of A Nizam

The Falaknuma Palace goes with the past glory of Hyderbadi Nizams
The Falaknuma Palace goes with the past glory of Hyderbadi Nizams

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If in Hyderbad, you should visit the Falaknuma palace at night. Standing 2000 feet above the city, this palace, a remnant of the royal life of the Nizams, shines on the city horizon. The glowing lights, the vast gardens and the beautiful structure makes for an enchanting experience.

Washes The Sins On Ganges

The Varansai ghats come alive at the maha-aarti
The Varansai ghats come alive at the maha-aarti

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As the sun dips into the horizon, a thousand fires come alive on the Ghats at Varanasi. The evening Maha-aarti is an event you cannot miss. The entire ghat is dotted with lights, thunderous chants. You cannot miss this phenomenon on your bucket list.

When The Night Comes Alive In Agartala

Agartala becomes a happening place under the lights of Ujayanta Palace
Agartala becomes a happening place under the lights of Ujayanta Palace

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Under the shadow of the glittering Ujayanta Palace in Agartala, the night life comes to its own. The grand neo-classical styled palace stands witness to the glory of by-gone era and the present scenes of a happening night life.

The View For The Royals In Lucknow

Lucknow glows with Nawabi glamour at the Ambedkar Memorial
Lucknow glows with Nawabi glamour at the Ambedkar Memorial

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The red sandstone for the Ambedkar Memorial was brought all the way from Rajasthan. Today, colourful lights and fountains make it an extremely pretty sight, worth the nawabi styles of Lucknow.

The Lights On A Hill

The horizon is lighted with different colours at the Golconda fort in the evenings
The horizon is lighted with different colours at the Golconda fort in the evenings

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The Golconda fort in Hyderabad, on a granite hill standing above the city, comes alive with colourful lights at dusk. They even hold a light show that colours the horizon with its magical halo.

Dinner Under Pixie Lights

having dinner under pixie lights is something you should not miss
having dinner under pixie lights is something you should not miss

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The Chikmangalur tea plantations in Karnataka turn into a magical land when the dark forests host candle light dinner. You will be surrounded by twinkling lights and lanterns on huge banyan trees, and it may be quite easy to forget that you are still in your earthly abode, as the forests turn into heavenly glow.

The Glowing Lotus

The Lotus Temple glows at night
The Lotus Temple glows at night

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The White Lotus in Delhi is a sight you should not miss if you love the night lights. Apart from the buzz at India Gate, the white lotus, known as the B’ahai House of Worship, glows with yellow lights and a serene surrounding.

Over A Beach

Thalassa sparkles with life over the Vagator beach
Thalassa sparkles with life over the Vagator beach

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Thalassa in Vagator turns into a mini fiesta on evenings. With glittering shops, candle lights dinners and live music, this hotel perched on top of Vagator beach in Goa turns into a small paradise for beach lovers.

The Glow Of The Golden Temple

The Golden Temple glows with divinity at night
The Golden Temple glows with divinity at night

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The divinity of the Golden Temple at Amritsar in enhanced when the temple is lighted at night and reflected off the lake. The sight is mesmerising. The sublime location reaches very close to heavenly divinity at night.

You can set your camera at ISO 1600, and shutter speed at 10 seconds to click crisp pictures at night. The aperture should be kept as low as possible, and using a tripod is recommended.

So, head of for an amazing experience to these destinations.