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Someone has rightly said – Choose to see a place and it will surely tell you legends. By its magnificence, India hosts countless places from natural to man-made wonders that reflect the invaluable and ageless art. Uttar Pradesh is one such place that has been a big volunteer in the nation’s growth and prosperity; its upliftment is witnessed by the centuries-old culture and millennia-old values. Uttar Pradesh, being India’s most populous state, is home to a wide variety religions, castes, and creeds and is therefore the nation’s best representative. Uttar Pradesh is a wonderful combination of all cultures, customs and values and is certainly a must-visit destination for all travellers.
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Uttar Pradesh is incorporated in the heart of India, a land where cultures have evolved and religions have emerged. Uttar Pradesh’s greatness lies not only in this conglomeration, but also in the formation of cultural and religious traditions along some of the Indian subcontinent’s greatest rivers-the Ganga and the Yamuna. Throughout history, great cities have emerged and settled along these great rivers. The mesmerizing beauty of the Taj Mahal in Agra to the holy Ghats of Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh has a plethora of options to travel and explore for every tourist.
Best Time to Visit Uttar Pradesh
Though one can visit Uttar Pradesh all year round, it is best recommended that tourists go for a tour to UP between the months of October to March as the weather becomes particularly pleasant with the winters approaching and the cold air is a welcome change for travelers.
How to Reach Uttar Pradesh
By Air:Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport in Lucknow, and Lal Bahadur Shashtri Airport in Varanasi are the major international airports in Uttar Pradesh. Apart from the abovementioned, Jhansi, Meerut, Prayagraj, Gorakhpur, Agra, and Kanpur have domestic airports.
By Rail:One of the easiest ways to get to Uttar Pradesh is by train. With over 430 functional railway stations in the state in total, it’s easy to reach tourist destinations in the state by train. Some of the state’s most important railway stations are Varanasi, Meerut, Jhansi, Agra, and Mathura, Lucknow, Prayagraj, and Kanpur.
By Road:One of the quickest routes to get to Uttar Pradesh is by highways. The state has several National Highways and expressways, such as Yamuna Express Way, Agra Expressway, NH 19, NH 34, NH 30 and NH 21.The state highways are very well maintained, and Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation operates buses on all major state routes.
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From heritage sites to crowded shopping centres, from a comprehensive network of the advanced metro system to Delhi University campus, Delhi has multiple personalities and is considered to be a soul-filled city. Old Delhi’s narrow, winding lanes and bylanes are a testimony to the Mughal rule of the past. Old Delhi houses one of the oldest and busiest markets in the country – Chandni Chowk. Delhi is a shopper’s paradise with some colourful bazaars and high-end markets. Delhi's large range of markets ensure travellers return home with double the luggage they've come with!
One of the seven sacred cities of Hinduism, Mathura is the birthplace of beloved Lord Krishna. Mathura is a petite town adorned with temples from different ages, trying to attract a horde of pilgrims from around the world. One side of Mathura is extended across the Yamuna River, lined with 25 Ghats, which are best experienced in the morning when you can see local people and visitors taking a holy dip, and in the morning (just after sunset) when dozens of diyas float during the daily aarti.
One of the holiest cities on the banks of Yamuna, Vrindavan is perceived one of the most important places of pilgrimage for the devotees of Krishna. The city of Vrindavan features hundreds of temples of Lord Krishna and Radha scattered throughout, the most renowned being the temple of Banke Bihari and the world-famous temple of ISKCON. The colourful landscapes perfectly depict Lord Krishna’s playful and benevolent nature.
Any serious effort to embody Varanasi’s essence is to knock upon the very core of Indian spiritual thought. Much of India's inclusive ethos comes from here. Get ready to go walking and greet some holy cows! Varanasi is consumed by temples at about every turn but the Kashi Vishwanath Temple is the most visited and the oldest of the lot. Benaras is known for a reason as Lord Shiva’s city, and rightly so. Spiritually enlightening, the city's heart throbs around the Ghats, about 80 of which border the Ganges.
Allahabad is a town which embodies India's rich and diverse culture. Also known as Prayag, the name derives from its location at the conglomeration of legendary rivers of Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati. It is said to be the second-oldest city in India, located in Uttar Pradesh. The city has a fascinating history, and the Hindu texts play a central role in this. Allahabad retains its cultural roots by hosting major events like the Kumbh Mela which takes place every twelve years and receives millions of tourists and visitors from around the world. The fair is widely recognized as the largest religious pilgrim congregation on earth.
A town of kebabs and nawabs, art and architecture, poetry and culture – this is Lucknow for you in a nutshell. From a glimpse of rich colonial history to modernized museums, this architectural centre of the Awadh region brings together seamlessly the opulence of a glittering legacy and the simplicity of a multicultural city. The Lucknow people are renowned for their courteous etiquette and endearing 'pehle aap' (you first) culture, which always leaves a grin on their visitors' faces.
Residence to one of the world's 7 wonders, the Taj Mahal, Agra is a sneak peek into the history of architecture with other UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as the magnificent Agra Fort and the captivating Fatehpur Sikri. History, architecture, romance married altogether create Agra’s magic and thus render a must-visit for anyone who lives in or visits India. Located on the banks of the Yamuna River, History aficionados and architecture nerds may have a ball on show here with the sheer vastness of Mughal art and culture. Besides its monuments, there are also some exciting stuff for foodies in the region-including the famous delicacies like Agra ka Petha.
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