India is home to several mysterious destinations and all of them have interesting stories behind them. Nowadays, these places have become the famous tourist destinations and are popular among backpackers too. The list over here will surely allow you pondering over it.
The Magnetic Hill, Ladakh, H.P.
The hill got its name from its omnipotent nature which can make your vehicle climb up the hill when the ignition is off. Later it was found that the optical illusion is the reason behind this scenario. It is a downhill road rather than uphill. Still, it tops our list of mysterious places in India.
The village of twins, Kodini, Kerala
This place has tremendous quality of generating the twins. There are around 400 pairs of twins in this village. The twin births have attracted several researchers; they found that the atmosphere condition is letting the identical twin birth for decades.
Roopkund Lake, Uttrakhand
This Lake contains the pile of skeletons at the bottom of the lake. It can be seen when the snow melts in the summers. It is believed that the king of Kannauj and his pilgrims couldn’t make to the Nanda Devi because of the hailstorm which drowned them to the lake. The lake is also known as The Lake of skeletons.
The Bullet Baba, Rajasthan
The motorcycle baba of Rajasthan has an interesting story. The baba had an accident on the highway and the policeman brought the bike to the station. The next day they found vehicle missing and they found it in the same place where the accident happened.
Bird Suicide mystery, Jatinga, Assam
This place has something really mysterious. The birds in the monsoon come in thousands and they crash themselves into the poles, trees, houses and buildings.
The Karni Mata temple, Rajasthan
The temple is famous for rats and the story for the Mata who turned the troopers into a rat who left the battlefield for their lives.
The hanging pillars of Lepakshi, Andhra Pradesh
The pillar is the masterpiece of the architecture. Out of 70 pillars, one pillar is suspended from the ceiling and this pillar does not touch the ground. The gap thus can be seen by passing a cloth.
The Visa God, Chilkur, Hyderabad
Got issues with your visa, then visit The Visa God of Chilkur. The Lord Balaji showers their benediction to the devotees and thousands of people got their visas approved after visiting this temple.
A chaperone “Baba Harbhajan Singh”, Sikkim
It is believed that this soldier of Indian army who died in the indo-china due to a landslide that was recovered after three days under the snow. He is also known as ‘The Hero Of Nathula’ by Indian army soldiers. The soldiers of Indian army believes that the soul of Baba Harbhajan Singh warns them 3 days in advance whenever there is some indo-china war is to happen. So, due to this legend’s story, this place is in the list.
The levitating stone, Shivapur, Maharastra
It’s a story of the Qamar Ali Darves who always preached that knowledge is powerful than muscular strength. As on his last breath, he requested to put round stone besides his tomb, it is believed that this stone can be lifted by 11 men’s index finger only. The tomb weighs 70kg.
Though these places are little mysterious yet they are unique that makes a perfect blend. They must be on the list of every backpacker’s bucket list. People who want to experience something new and unique, they must visit the above mentioned places.