Rats! Rats everywhere, over 40,000 last estimate and they are revered, worshipped and loved by a small Hindu sect. If you are squeamish by the sight of rats, this is not where you want to visit. In our books though an absolute must see. The devout believe drinking from the same waters as the rats will protect them from sickness and give them longevity. There is a long story behind this belief that dates back to the 14th century.