Airports serve as our primary gateways into new and wondrous lands but what happens if a visit to the airport gets as exciting as the destination itself? These days government of India is spending a hefty amount of money in upgrading and beautifying the infrastructure of airports. As a result, some of the airports are appreciated worldwide for their mind-blowing infrastructure and facilities.
Check out the list here —
Agatti Island Airport, Lakshadweep
Agatti Island Airport, located on the western coast of India, is the only airstrip on the Lakshadweep islands. This chill-inducing airport is definitely one of the most beautiful airports in the world. The landing strip is only 4000 m long, almost passing off as a lost part of a larger runway! Boarding a flight from Agatti Island is an experience in itself.
Kempegowda International Airport, Bangalore
The “Silicon Valley of India” welcomes you with a breeze of fresh air. Kempegowda International Airport perfectly reflects the vibrant culture of the state of Karnataka. This beautifully landscaped airport justifies the city’s character of being the “Garden City”.
Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport, Leh
At the height of 3,256 metre, Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport is India’s highest commercial airport. It is set amidst mind-blowing landscape and offers sensational views of the mighty Himalayas. To ensure safety, flights from this airport are scheduled to operate only in the morning hours.
Gaggal Airport, Kangra
Gaggal Airport, also known as Dharamsala-Kangra airport, is located 14 km south-west of Dharamshala. At an altitude of 2,492 feet above the sea level, it offers spectacular views of the surroundings and is certainly among the most stunning airports of India! A flight take-off can never be this beautiful and exciting.
Lengpui Airport, Mizoram
Lengpui Airport is a domestic airport, located at a distance of about 32 km from Aizawl. It is among the largest airports in the country built by the State Government. With the backdrop of snow-covered mountains and lush greenery all around, this airport is sure to make you gape in awe.
Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi
Delhi airport, the busiest airport in the country, is known for its futuristic and state-of-the-art T3 terminal. With the basic philosophy of “Expressive India”, the mudra installation welcomes guests with true Indian hospitality and warmth.
Shimla Airport, Shimla
At a distance of 22 kilometres from Shimla is the mesmerising Shimla airport. Constructed by cutting down a mountain top, this airport portraits a perfect contrast between nature and technology. It is located at an altitude of 1,546 m above the sea level and is counted among the high altitude airports of India.
Enchanted yet? Experience the thrill of landing in a new place and give a fantastic start to your journeys with the most beautiful airports in the world!