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The places covered here may be the most awe-inspiring region of this tremendous country, and if you plan to visit India only once in your lifetime, this is the place to go, tourist traps and all. With a sprawling population, North-Central India is composed of the states of Uttar Pradesh (Northern Province in English) and Madhya Pradesh ("Middle" Province, as Madhya means Middle). It's fairly easy to move from one place to another as the area is well connected, mainly by plenty of trains.