Trails of India
5 of India’s Most Beautiful Airports
India has so many places to visit and experience that a single person cannot do it in their single lifetime. But to visit such places, one might take the option of flying as well and while doing so, one can also visit a set of beautiful airports which India has to offer- across its mainland and on its beautiful islands as well. Here is a list of five airports in India which will mesmerize you with its scenic beauty and architecture as well.
1. Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport, Ladakh
Located in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, the Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport is 3256 meters above sea level, which makes it one of the highest commercial airports in the world. While landing on or taking off from this airport, one can only get mesmerized by the beauty of the majestic Himalayan Mountains. The passengers are only allowed to carry their cameras and laptops bags with them and nothing else.
2. Agatti Aerodrome, Lakshadweep
The Agatti Airport is situated on the southern end of the Agatti Island which is located in the union territory of Lakshadweep. The runway runs all the way to the southern end of the island which makes the airport scenic and is a treat to the eyes. It has only one flight which connects it to Kochi.
3. Veer Savarkar International Airport, Port Blair
The main airport for the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, the Veer Savarkar International Airport is a customs airport which shares its airside facilities with the Indian Navy. Situated 2 kilometers away from Port Blair, the Veer Savarkar Airport is a treat for your eyes with the greenery around the airport and the blue sea.
4. Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi
Situated in the capital of India, the Indira Gandhi International Airport is one of the busiest and largest airports in the whole of the country. The airport is beautifully made with its sharp architecture which makes it look bold and a sight which you will never forget. The IGIA also happens to be the first airport in the whole world to be registered under the Clean Development Mechanism if the United Nations. Visiting this airport will be an experience worth remembering.
5. Gaggal Airport, Kangra
Located in the state of Himachal Pradesh, the Kangra Airport is just 12 KM away from Dharamshala and is situated at an altitude of 2492 feet. The serene view of the Himachal range with its snow-covered top is a view no one can forget. The airport connects its passengers to Delhi and Chandigarh