Newsletters  | Mobile

Things to do in Rest of India

From classic must-see sights to insider hot spots and local haunts, there are countless things to do in Rest of India. How do you decide? Start with our travel guide and get our favorite Rest of India attractions and activities—shops, museums, parks, nightclubs, coffee shops, tours, and more.

Our international team of editors and writers handpick the best things to do in Rest of India to help travelers discover authentic, local experiences. Whether a hidden boutique with handcrafted products, a popular local festival, a bakery with a cult following, or a picnic-worthy park, Travel + Leisure guides the way, providing information and inspiration. From beaches and bars to cultural attractions and up-and-coming neighborhoods, our list will help you make the most of your romantic getaway, family vacation, or trip with friends. Below find Travel + Leisure’s top picks for what to do in Rest of India.

  • Overview
  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Things to do
  • Trips
  • Articles
  • Bandhavgarh National Park

    Best for: Tigers, leopards, nilgai, hog deer, wild boar   Logistics: Set amid the plains of Madhya Pradesh in central India (122 miles from the cit... More
  • Chowmahalla Palace

    Once the finest royal residence in the country, this palace in the old city was a derelict Xanadu for decades. More
  • Golconda Fort

    You go through a dusty warren of streets and arrive at the massive ramparts and stone walls. In the 17th century, the citadel was able to stave off... More
  • H.E.H. the Nizam’s Museum

    The museum was the home of the sixth nizam, who ruled from 1869 to 1911. More
  • Jagganath Temple

    A graphic Puri temple. More
  • Kanha National Park

    Best for: Tigers, swamp deer, mongoose, leopards, wild boar, golden jackals, 300 bird species   Logistics: The Jungle Book author Rudyard Kipling f... More
  • Ramoji Film City

    The largest moviemaking facility in the world, yet the films and TV shows it cranks out each year are rarely shown outside the state. More
  • Salar Jung Museum

Explore things to do in India for more options.


Sign Up

Connect With Travel + Leisure
  • Travel+Leisure
  • Tablet
  • Available devices

Already a subscriber?
Get FREE ACCESS to the digital edition