The Plains of India are considered to be the country's heartland. The Ganges and Yamuna rivers flow through this region. Major events of India's history took place here.
Popular destinations: Delhi, Agra and Amritsar

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Uttar Pradesh is a state in the Plains region of India. Here are nine of the most notable cities.
Popular destinations: Agra, Varanasi and Allahabad

Madhya Pradesh is a state in the plains of India. The name "Madhya Pradesh" means "central region", and derives from its geographical position.
Popular destinations: Khajuraho, Indore and Ujjain

Delhi is India's capital and seat of government. It forms the National Capital Territory of Delhi, rather than being part of a state.
Popular destinations: New Delhi, South East Delhi and Central Delhi


Bihar is a state in Northern India. It lies on the Gangetic plain, with Uttar Pradesh to its west, West Bengal to its east, Jharkhand to its south and Nepal to its north.
Popular destinations: Bodh Gaya, Patna and Muzaffarpur

Punjab is a state in the northwestern India, bordering Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir to the northeast and north, and Chandigarh, Haryana and Rajasthan towards the southeast, south and southwest.
Popular destinations: Amritsar, Pathankot and Ludhiana

Haryana is a state in the northern Plains region of India.
Popular destinations: Gurgaon, Faridabad and Sonipat

Chandigarh is India's first planned city, quite distinct from the rest of the country and considerably better organized.
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