You’ve photographed the Taj Mahal in Agra, gawped at the Red Fort in Delhi, and chilled on the beaches of Goa. Now you want to explore some of the more unique things to do in India. Thankfully, there’s no shortage of quirky attractions here. So if you’re looking to see a different side of the country, here are some of the most unusual places in India to visit.
The Great Banyan Tree in the Archarya Jagdish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden is the oldest tree in India and the widest in the world. From a distance, it looks like a dense green forest. The gigantic tree is said to be more than 250-years-old with approximately 3,300 aerial roots expanding far and wide. To see the tree up-close, take the road constructed around it.