Generally ghats is a word used for river banks. Most of these places are places of worship. Majority of these are located on the banks of Ganga. The most Impressive in order would be Varanasi, Haridwar, Rishikesh, Allahabad....
ANew Delhi: Where is the best area to stay in New Delhi, India?
If you are looking for a great local experience then I would suggest you take a hotel in Paharganj as al of the old Delhi is in and around this area.. There are also good options in and around Connaught Place a bit on the higher...