Rest of India

Rest of India Travel Guide

Best for: Tigers, swamp deer, mongoose, leopards, wild boar, golden jackals, 300 bird species

 

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

Best for: Tigers, leopards, nilgai, hog deer, wild boar

 

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

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

A graphic Puri temple.

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 the Moghul armies for months. The fort towers over a granite hill and is protected by massive gates with iron spikes to obstruct war elephants.