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Karnataka is Worlds top 11 must visit destination

Karnataka, which offers a wide range of tourist destinations, has been chosen among the top 11 ?must visit? destinations by Conde Nast Traveller, one of the world’s leading travel magazines. Conde Nast featured the State and rated it as the fourth best destination in the world to visit this year in its Traveller edition this month. Odisha, placed? in the ninth position, is the only other Indian place to figure in the list of eleven. Iran tops the list of the must-travel destinations for the year followed by Botswana, Tasmania (Australia), Karnataka, Myanmar, Seoul (South Korea), Tel Aviv (Israel), Tallinn (Estonia), Odisha, Sri Lanka and Uruguay.

The Traveller piece recommends Karnataka for its palaces, tiger-spotting at unspoilt sanctuaries like Bandipur, the rapids of Coorg with the homestay experience along with the specially brewed coffee and the temples of Belur and Halebeedu. Continue reading