World Heritage Day 2022: Revisiting India's Top 5 World Heritage Sites

World Heritage Day is observed on 18 April each year to promote culture and heritage worldwide. Now take a look at India's top 5 World Heritage Sites.

Taj Mahal

When it comes to India's monumental grandiosity, the Taj Mahal comes to mind first. The heritage site is located in the Agra District.

Ajanta Caves

The first Buddhist cave monuments at Ajanta dates back to the 2nd and 1st centuries B.C. During the Gupta period.

Jaipur City, Rajasthan

The Rajasthani city is also a World Heritage site for its exceptional example of indigenous city planning and construction.

Kaziranga National Park

Located in the heart of Assam, it is inhabited by the world's largest population of one-horned rhinoceroses.

Red Fort Complex

The Red Fort is considered to represent the zenith of Mughal creativity which, under the Shah Jahan, was brought to a new level of refinement.

Source: UNESCO