15 Unexplored Places in India That Will Leave You in Awe
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10 Unexplored Places in India That Will Leave You in Awe

Do you want to explore the unexplored places in India? Yes, the venture lovers will surely love to explore those places in India which are still unexplored. India has got several unexplored places and exploring those interesting places will add an unforgettable memory into your life. In this post, I am going to bring you 15 unexplored places in India that will help you go and explore the place.

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We have no doubt come across several familiar places of India which are just beyond dreamlike and makes us draw closer sooner. Well, in the same way, there are some incredible places which are yet to be explored. And each unexplored place has their own story to speak about.

Visiting common travel destinations have the common story, so why not try something new and add a new story to your travelogue with new freshness into your life?

Top 10 Unexplored Places in India Everything you need to know

Here are the lists of 15 unexplored places in India that you need to explore to add a new freshness into your travelogue.

#1: Nighoj Potholes in Maharashtra

Nighoj potholes in Maharashtra is one of the beautiful places in India which haven’t explored yet. Nighoj is just like a formation of deep canyon seen as a carved structures in the rock beds of the Kudai River. These carved structures in the rock beds are amazingly a geological miracle that you must take some time off to explore the place.

Nighoj Potholes in Maharashtra

The place is about 90 Kms from Pune. You get there even by road trip. The best to visit this geological miracle place is during summer because the water level goes down. So, are you excited to explore the place? If so, then get started. Other major attractions of the place are like – The Potholes & the Rock Cuts, Kapileshwar & Malaganga Temple and Bridge across the Kukadi River.

#2: Paradeep Beach in Odisha

So far Paradeep has been known as Paradeep Port yet very few of the people knew about the destination. Paradeep Port has been a picnic and vacation destination to those people who are aware of this beautiful place. Paradeep Port or beach is gorgeous enough to explore it and it is located near the shore of Bay of Bengal.

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Once you explore this beautiful place you can enjoy every oceanic activity especially for the aqua lovers. I would say, Paradeep can be listed as one of the perfect destinations for picnic spot nd other vacations. So, plan out a trip to venture this aquatic beach with your family or loved ones. You will also able to explore the variety of species in this marine aquarium that have up to 28 tanks.

The major attractions of the place are – Gahirmatha beach, Konark Sun Temple and Baladeva Temple. The beauty of the Paradeep beach is sure to keep your mouth open once you are there.

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#3: Chakrata in Uttarakhand

Are you bored to travel to the chilled places like Shimla, Dehradun, Almora, Mussorie, etc.? Then you can take a trip to this less explored the place to Chakrata located in Uttarakhand which is about 93 Km away from Dehradun. Chakrata is a cool and exotic destination that not many people know about it still. But let me tell you, although the place is not known to many yet, once you venture it by yourself, you will feel yourself being blessed to see the magical and beautiful hills surrounded by lush greenery grass and forest.


Chakrata is certainly the best place where you can feel the relax atmosphere and calmness. So, what are you waiting for? Just pack your bag and visit this exotic destination and feel the different freshness atmosphere.

The major attractions of Chakrata are Deoban – rich biodiversity, Chilmiri Neck – Highest points, Tiger Falls – Largest Waterfalls in India and Ram Tal Horticulture Garden – variety of the flora and fauna to explore.

#4: Chembra Lake in the Western Ghats

Chembra Lake in the Western Ghats is one of the lesser explored places in India you must visit. This less explored yet magical lake is located in the heights of the Wayanad Range. Chembra – the incredible lake is believed to have been never dehydrated. It is not a magical to hear where the whole country dries up during the scorching heat, but this lake is so blessed that not even a tiny bit of water is dried. In all Chembra Lake does not agonise with drought and temperature is cool.

chembra lake

What is more interesting and astonishing about the Chembra Lake is the heart shape lake that catches the attention of the traveller or visitor. It can be said that Chembra Lake is the only heart shape and natural lake so far ventured in India. So, are you ready to sweep your feet to this magical place and admire the heart shape lake that never is desiccated?

#5: Shoja in Himachal Pradesh

Shoja in Himachal Pradesh is one of the less explored places in India. This is calm village nestled in the deep Himalayas where you will see most of the temples are made of wood that makes it perfect for excellent photographic scenes. The weather here in Shoja is cool and calm throughout the entire year. So, guys, if you want to stay away from the scorching heat of the rest of the states in India then why not plan out for a trip to Shoja and experience the coolness.


The place is not much known most of you but its green shade and gentle undulating slopes make it a perfect destination for vacation, honeymoon trip, etc.

Shoja experiences a moderate climate all through the year but still, the months of April – June would be the best time to visit the cool place because the beauty of the place can be viewed during this months. So, start packing your luggage and visit the place this summer to explore the exotic beauty.

#6: Kanatal in Uttarakhand

Kanatal in Uttarakhand is another hidden Jewel and one of the beautiful unexplored place in India. Once you visit the place, you will be able to experience the quaint roads, the friendly locals and also the Apple Orchards which together will give you a never to forget memory. I must say, Kanatal although is an untouched by Urban civilization, it is the perfect place if you want to get some relaxation, chill out and get yourself lost in between the beauty of nature surrounded all round.


Kanatal is about 80 km away from is yet to be explored and to be frank enough, this unexplored place in India is packed with romantic views, friendly hotels and also have a special terrace perfect for the couples. Sounds exciting and interesting isn’t that?

#7: Nubra Valley in Jammu & Kashmir

Travel has become a part of life that gives you enjoyment, fun and knowledge at the same time when you travel to the unknown and unexplored places. Well, I guess many of you might not have explored this unexplored beautiful place called the Nubra Valley located in Jammu & Kashmir. Have you? Don’t worry, I will take you there through this post. Are you excited to explore the place?


Nubra Valley is just like a book of an advanced art – a timeless beauty and a land of eerie will give you a feeling of just like a miracle. The valley is about 140 Km from Leh that lies on the Silk route. What is more interesting about the valley is the beautiful essence of the Nubra and Shyok rivers that pass through the valley.

Nubra Valley would be the perfect place other than some of the common places in India. And the best time to visit place would in the months of June – October.

#8: Savandurga in Karnataka

Savandurga in Karnataka is also another unexplored place in India which is about 60 kilometers away from Bangalore. This is one of the ideal places for the people of the Bangalore IT city to hang out during the weekend. The Savandurga is known to be the only largest single rock formed in the whole world allowing the visitors to go for camping, rock climbing, and trekking.


The best time to visit the Savandurga is during the months of May – November. No doubt, the place is good in both summer and winter season but you need to make sure that you don’t visit the place during the rainy season to prevent from accidents as the rock becomes slippery to climb.

#9: Bhimbetka in Madhya Pradesh

Bhimbetka in Madhya Pradesh is another unexplored place in India. It is believed that Bhimbetka is a home to the creation of the South Asian Stone Age. Bhimbetka was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2003, and it contains the earliest rock paintings, as old as 30,000 years old, the first proof of human life in the Indian subcontinent.


Bhimbetka cave was in 2003 declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The place is consists of the ancient rock paintings can say some very old about 30,000 years which is believed that those rock paintings are the first ever evidence of the existence of human life in the sub-continent of India. The best time to visit the place is from April to October.

#10: Phugtal Gompa in Jammu & Kashmir

Phugtal Gompa in Jammu & Kashmir is one of the most unexplored and remotest monasteries existed in the world. Although, this monastery is located in the remotest area of Jammu & Kashmir where there are no ways or roads leading to this house of peace. However, this house of peace is a striking attraction nestled in the mountain cave of Zanskar.


You can climb up the top mountains and see the views of Tsarap River. So, if you want to explore the unexplored places in India then you got to pack your bag to Phugtal Gompa where you will have to go on trekking for a day or two to reach this unexplored place in Jammu & Kashmir, India.

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These are the top 10 unexplored places in India that will surely puzzle you as well as excite you to go the place and explore those unseen real beauties. All these unseen places will definitely provide you with the most refreshing and peaceful ventures. So, if you are looking out for places something you haven’t seen yet then, check out the above incredible places and bring a never to forget memories.

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Sangita Debbarma

Hi, I am a Blogger, and a Journalist by profession is here to help you out through my Articles and update you all on the current happenings…!!

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