Are you looking to take a vacation and go somewhere far away from the fast-paced lifestyle of the modern cities? Ditch the same old, boring, done- over-a-100-times vacation spots. Explore the raw beauty of nature-rich locations and get that much-deserved peace and quiet. If you are looking to experience India with all its ethnicity, culture, tradition and religion, these are the 15 villages in India that you must visit.
Chaugan village, Madhya Pradesh
Tucked away in one of the exotic locations in Madhya Pradesh, Chaugan village is home to the indigenous population of Baigas and Gonds. Chaugan is an ideal place if you are looking to experience tribal life, converse with the indigenous people and understand their lifestyle. Rudyard Kipling wrote “The Jungle Book”, which was inspired by this village
Lachen Village, Sikkim
Lachen is a scenic mountain village in Sikkim located at an elevation of 8500 ft. The name Lachen means “big pass”. The panoramic view of the Himalayan mountains from Lachen will leave you speechless. Every summer the village hosts an annual yak race called the Thangu.
Katarmal is a remote village nestled at an altitude of 2116 meters above sea level in the Kumaon Division of Uttarakhand. There is an ancient and rare Katarmal Surya temple constructed by the Katyuri Kings in the 9th century. A location ideal for those seeking peace and tranquillity.