7 Best Eye-Catching Sunset Points in India

Kochi, Kerala

India, the country that is renowned for its culture and diversity, is also famous for its sunset and sunrise views. The nature lovers and photographers find one of the most amazing views of the sun setting down between the mountains or rivers. Here we bring the 7 best eye-catching sunset points in India.

1. Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu

Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu
Photo by Mehul Antani, CC BY 2.0

Kanyakumari is a merging point for waters of the Bay of Bengal, Indian Ocean and the Arabian Sea. The view of sunset from the shore of the beach attracts ample of tourists. Trekking, surfing and swimming make the place much more exciting for the tourists. Handicraft items made of bamboo and wood are interesting things to be purchased from here. The beach of Kanyakumari is covered with many hues of sand, and the waves of the sea are very rough here.

2. Rann of Kutch, Gujarat

Rann of Kutch, Gujarat
Photo by Koshy Koshy, CC BY 2.0

Rann of Kutch is large area of salt marshes in the Gujarat. The vast area of white sand makes the sunset and sunrise look admirable. The sunset view looks like wrapping the whole sand in its color, making the place look beautiful. The Government of Gujarat organizes 2 months’ festival for tourists to come and stay here to enjoy the scenic beauty of this place.

3. Kochi, Kerala

Kochi, Kerala
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Fort Kochi is one of the most beautiful beaches of South India. During sunset, the whole area gets painted with orange and pink color, making the environment look romantic. Amazing restaurants present around the beach make the evening more happening with super amazing food.

4. Palolem Beach, Goa

Palolem Beach, Goa
Photo by Dan Searle, CC BY-SA 2.0

Palolem Beach is the most picturesque beach of Goa. Due to very less people residing in the area, the beach is still clean and not so famous among the tourists. The sunset here is enjoyed with parties and drinks, along the shore.

5. Taj Mahal, Agra

Taj Mahal, Agra
Photo by Tom Maloney, CC BY 2.0

Imagine, the white Taj Mahal, glowing with sheen as sun rays fall on it. With sunset, the environment becomes cool, calm and peaceful. Taj Mahal is the symbol of love, and you can see it standing with pride just adjacent to river Yamuna. At the sunset, the Yamuna holds the Taj Mahal and sun under its wrap making it look alluring.

6. Pushkar, Rajasthan

Pushkar, Rajasthan
Photo by Koshy Koshy, CC BY 2.0

Sunset point at Pushkar gives a peaceful and serene view which can be captured with lenses and cherished forever. Pushkar is a holy place enjoying the presence of several temples and holy lakes. The surroundings make the environment spiritual and divine, spreading positivity all around.

7. Umiam Lake, Meghalaya

Umiam Lake, Meghalaya
Photo by Masrur Ashraf, CC BY-ND 2.0

Umiam Lake is situated in the North of Shillong in the Meghalaya district. It is very famous among tourists for the fun activities as well as its mesmerizing views of its sunrise and sunset. During sunset, whole lake pictures the mirror image of sun and sky in the water, making it look like a painting. The place being covered with hills makes the lake look amazing.

So, this is the time to bask under the beauty of lovely sunset and sun rise views at any of the above locations. The experience you get will be heavenly and exquisite!