When it comes to sharing photos with the rest of the world, Instagram is our best friend. Over the last few years, it has become one of the most popular social media apps in the world. Every year, Facebook and Instagram release their annual stats. The most shocking fact of 2016 was that #love turned out to be the most popular hashtag along with the list of the most Instagrammed places in India. Let’s begin the countdown!
- Nandi Hills, Karnataka
SourceIts close proximity to the bustling city of Bangalore makes Nandi Hills the tenth most Instagrammed place in the whole country. The destination is known for its outlandish beauty and hosts the widely known ancient hill fortress.
- Golden Temple, Amritsar
SourceGolden Temple is undoubtedly one of the most beloved places in the country. It is visited by thousands of pilgrims every day and has a surreal ambiance. Surprisingly, in the middle of that calm and serene atmosphere, people still find time to upload their selfies on Instagram.
- Select Citywalk, New Delhi
SourceYes, you have read it right! Who knew a commercial place like Select Citywalk could outdo places like Nandi Hills or Golden Temple. Well, try visiting the 4-km long complex on a weekend and you will get your answer for why it made it to the list.
- Connaught Place, New Delhi
SourceConnaught Place is known as the heart of the city. It has some of the finest pubs and cafés in the city and also hosts plenty of commercial places.
- Baga Beach, Goa
SourceSo did you really think that the list won’t have one of the most over-crowded beaches of Goa? As mainstream as it might sound, Baga is still considered as the party hub of Goa and is bound to stay on the list for the years to come as well.
- India Gate, New Delhi
SourceAnother prominent location from Delhi, this one invokes a sense of patriotism in all of us. The significant landmark has become a part of Indian culture and is considered more than just a monument by us.
- Juhu Beach, Mumbai
SourceThere is just something outlandish about Juhu Beach that makes it one of the most visited destinations in Mumbai. It has not lost its charm over the course of time and represents the true spirit of the city in all its beauty.
- Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi
SourceHauz Khas has regained its charm by being the new “it” location in Delhi. Not only it hosts some of the best pubs and restaurants in the city, it also has a beautiful botanic garden and a lake.
- Taj Mahal, Agra
SourceThe monument needs no introduction. Considered as one of the most beautiful wonders of the world, Taj Mahal is often described as a teardrop on the face of eternity.
- Marine Drive, Mumbai
SourceI know it is kind of shocking, right? Marine Drive, which is synonymous with Mumbai’s lively spirit, is the most Instagrammed location of India in 2016. It is visited not only by millions of tourists who come to Mumbai, but is also considered as the favorite hangout spot for the locals as well.
So how many places out of these have you been to? Go ahead and complete your list by visiting these amazing destinations.