Know About splendid and eventful tour of Allahabad (Hindu Religious City) in Uttar Pradesh India
Allahabad [Ilahabad] is among the most scared Hindu cities, closely related with strongest Indian Political family of Nehru and Bachhan family of film star Amitabh Bachhan. Till date city has produced seven politician reaching to post of Prime Minister of India.

Hindu religious celebration Mahakumbh and Ardhkumbh held here on Sangam at the interval of every 12 and 6 years respectively. This is faith of mosses that during these times a bath at Sangam- confluence of rivers Ganges and Yamuna is enough to salvation. City is also famous for educational & literary activities hence also referred as Oxford of east. City is also famous as Priyagraj.

Allahabad is one among the four cities in India, where at the interval of 12 years Kumbh is celebrated.


Vital Tourist Information : Allahabad (Hindu Religious City)

Location : Allahabad is situated in the Uttar Pradesh state of India on the Sangam (confluence) of holly rivers Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati.


Near By City : Varanasi


State : Uttar Pradesh


Famous as / For : According to Hindu religion in the ancient times city was known as Priyag (place of sacrifice) because Lord Brahma offered his first sacrifice after creating the world here on this land.


Weather & Climate : Allahabad have Tropical climate- Hot Summers and cool winters.


Temperature : Summer: Max. 430 C Min. 300 C Winter: Max. 300 C Min. 140 C


Best Time to Visit : Being the religious city people visit Allahabad through out the year but October - March have most favorable climate for a pleasure trip.


Spoken Languages : North Indian dialects - Hindi - English


Dining / Food Facility : Allahabad restaurants offers a variety of tasty vegetarian cuisines. Be aware cooking process of area involve high consumption of oil.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir : Allahabad is not a great city for shopping by tourists but still shopping bags of tourists are inclusive of woolen cloths.


Tourist Spots/Attraction : Akbar’s Fort - Alfred Park - Allahabad Museum - Anand Bhavan - Khusrao Bagh - Mayo college complex - Minto Park - All Saints Cathedral - Sangam


How To Reach Allahabad (Hindu Religious City)Uttar Pradesh


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station : Allahabad is headquarters of North Central Railways & falls on on the Kolkatta Delhi rail route so there are many trains for getting here.


Road Travel / Bus Route : Allahabad is located on two national highways [NH 2 & NH 27] have very effective web of roads and excellent bus service for getting here.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport : Nearest airport for Allahabad is located at Varanasi, which at about 150 km road journey from the city.


Local Transportation : Auto Rickshaw, Taxi, Rented Tourist Vehicles