State of Uttar Pradesh Travel Guide

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Agra

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1128,3709,67

Varanasi

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655,1534,50

Lucknow

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148,429,22

Haridwar

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55,206,38

Fatehpur Sikri

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247,791,3

Sarnath

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101,237,0

Mathura

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18,72,13

Jhansi

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21,63,8

Allahabad

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61,274,9

Sikandra

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22,92,0

Varanasi

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44,103,5

Dehra Dun

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11,19,0

Kanpur

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1,14,13

Agra

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  • The Taj Mahal

    5 out of 5 stars

    Agra Things to Do

    Discover and share Taj Mahal Love Quotes. Taj Mahal is a Symbol Of Love and example of Mughal Architecture which was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife Mumtaz Mahal. Built between 1631 and 1653 on the banks of the Yamuna River in India, the Taj Mahal is a masterpiece of architecture and art.

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  • Oberoi Amarvilas

    Agra Hotels

    If you have plenty of cash to throw around then why not a stay at the Oberoi amarvilas . A newly...

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  • Symbol Of Love Quotes

    Agra Things to Do

    Discover and share Taj Mahal Love Quotes. Taj Mahal is a Symbol Of Love and example of Mughal Architecture which was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife Mumtaz Mahal. Built between 1631 and 1653 on the banks of the Yamuna River in India, the Taj Mahal is a masterpiece of architecture and art.

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Varanasi

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  • Warning GuruJi "House of astrology"

    Varanasi Things to Do

    WARNING for this "GuruJi in Varanasi"He will tell you ANYTHING to get to your money.. He doesn't give what he promises. EVERYTHING is overpriced, and I want to warn people to NOT make the same mistakes I did. DONT trust him! I learned the hard way.. For the different packages he has different prices for depending on who you are. If you look easily...

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  • Hotel Varuna

    Varanasi Hotels

    This is a no frills place. Clean toilets and beds. But when we asked for towels, we were given used...

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  • Hotel Alka

    Varanasi Hotels

    I do not think I can say anymore than what others before me have not already said. This was the best...

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  • True story of the holy city Varanasi

    Varanasi Things to Do

    Last May I visited Varanasi for several weeks. The 1st day I immediately wanted to leave because of the smell, the trash on the streets and the temperature. Somehow, I stayed longer than expected and I would like to share why. This holy city is one of a kind. It brought me back 200 years in time. Where a shop is ‘knowing’ to which person you have...

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Lucknow

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  • Lucknow Haat

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Lucknow Restaurants

    When we reached there the place was about 40% occupied, the staffs were attentive and immediately seated us, and we were served water..... We ordered Italian food. The creamy white sauce pasta was great, really worth coming back for... I noticed their menu had a little something to offer for any kind of food you are in the mood for, whether heavy...

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  • Taj Residency Lucknow

    Lucknow Hotels

    Set amidst 22 acres of landscaped gardens, the Taj Residency Lucknow Hotel is located on the banks...

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  • Good place to eat

    Lucknow Restaurants

    When we reached there the place was about 40% occupied, the staffs were attentive and immediately seated us, and we were served water..... We ordered Italian food. The creamy white sauce pasta was great, really worth coming back for...I noticed their menu had a little something to offer for any kind of food you are in the mood for, whether heavy or...

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Haridwar

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Fatehpur Sikri

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  • A general look at Fatehpur Sikri

    Fatehpur Sikri Favorites

    Legend tells that Akbar, wanting an heir, made a pilgrimage to a renowned Sufi saint, Sheik Salim Chisti, to ask for his blessing. When a son was born to him, out of gratitude Akbar named him after the saint and built a new ceremonial capital to commemorate his birth, located on the ridge (Sikri) where the saint lived in a cavern.This may or may...

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  • Hotel Goverdhan Tourist Complex

    Fatehpur Sikri Hotels

    I with my wife was traveling to Agra & Fatehpur Sikri region. While doing my research at home and...

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  • Diwan-i-Khas: the Hall of Private...

    Fatehpur Sikri Things to Do

    This is one of the best-known buildings at Fatehpur Sikri. From the outside it is relatively plain, albeit attractive – a neat two-storied square, with a jaali edged balcony running around the upper one, and a chhatri on each of the four corners of the roof. Inside though you find something rather unique and special – a central pillar, beautifully...

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Sarnath

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  • See the Statue of Standing Buddha

    Sarnath Things to Do

    On your way to or from the Buddhist Temples and Deer Park, stop at the Thai Buddha vihar to worship or just see the standing Buddha statue. With a height o 80 ft, it is the tallest standing Buddha statue and was built over 14 years as a result of an Indo-Thai joint effort.We were told that there are actually no pictures or paintings of Buddha, so...

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  • Visit the Buddha Deer park in Sarnath

    Sarnath Things to Do

    The Deer Park in Sarnath is said to be the place where Buddha first taught the Dharma, and where the Buddhist Sangha came into existence through the enlightenment of Kaundinya.One the the significant sites to see is the Dhamekha Stupa. It is a solid brick structure standing nearly 144 ft tall. In addition, the remains of the Dharmarajika Stupa,...

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  • hari gatt to sarnath

    Sarnath Transportation

    sarnath is only 13 kms from varanasi. But choose not to go on friday becoz the museum will be closed on all fridays. I hired a auto riskaw to go to and from sarnath from varanasi hari chandra gatt. The driver agreed 300 to go and come. But once i reached sarnath i local person introduced himself as guide asked me to hire him for 30 rs who got...

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Mathura

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  • Patience

    Mathura Favorites

    (Not my favorite thing but) there seems to be an unusually high amount of security checks everywhere in the city, like manually your bags when you check in to a hotel! Try to be calm about it and let it go.

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  • Radha Ashok

    Mathura Hotels

    Masani Bypass Road, P. O. Box GTB, Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, 281001, India

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

  • Ubiquitous little things - Mathura Peda

    Mathura Shopping

    Everyone sells these brown little dessert things here but the best store to get yours, after trying from a few places, would be Brijvyasi. There are a lot of Brijvyasi's too, so go to the original and most popular one, the big signed store opposite International Guest House/Janmsthan. They do add a plenty of cardamom though.

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Jhansi

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  • Orchha

    Jhansi Things to Do

    Orchha is a small village with big history. It's located about 18km away from Jhansi in northern Madhya Pradesh which itself is 400km (240 miles) south of Delhi. I came here on the train from Gwalior via Jhansi where I took a bus to Orchha and then I went on to Khajuraho.Small as Orchha is, (population of approx 8,500), the skyline is dominated by...

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  • Hotel Kanha Shyam

    Jhansi Hotels

    Civil Lines, Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, 211001, India

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

  • Tempo's & buses to/from Orchha

    Jhansi Transportation

    After arriving in Jhansi on the train, I took an auto rickshaw to the bus station where I got directed to a really old rickety looking bus that was heading to Orchha, a small village about 20km away. The bus was really full, as they tend to be, and I managed to find room on the back seat for my backpack whilst I stood on the steps by the back...

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Allahabad

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  • Todo vale / Anything goes

    Allahabad Transportation

    El tráfico no está permitido en el Kumbh Mela, excepto para el transporte de algunos sadhus y en ocasiones muy especiales, por lo que en estos momentos cualquier cosa que se mueve es buenaEs muy agradable caminar sin el tráfico y sin escuchar las "bocinas" que se escuchan normalmente en la India Traffic is not allowed in the Kumbh Mela except for...

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  • Hotel Tulsi

    Allahabad Hotels

    Near Chitra Crossing, BKD Road, Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, India

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Couples

  • El desfile / The parade

    Allahabad Local Customs

    Después que las Akharas se han bañado en los ríos , los días de los baños con mejores auspicios, que se llaman "snam parva", se organiza un desfile para volver todos los sadhus y sus devotos a las tiendas, para ello se montan en cualquier tipo de transporte , que han preparado y adornado y ellos mismos se engalanan , se ponen sus mejores ropas ,...

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Sikandra

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  • Kanch Mahal

    Sikandra Things to Do

    Located a short distance east of the main entrance into the Mausoleum of Emperor Akbar, this small but elegant palace is known as Kanch Mahal. It was completed in 1619 AD by Emperor Jehangir (Akbar's son) as a hunting lodge for the imperial women. Built from red and yellow sandstone, Kanch Mahal is decorated with detailed bas-reliefs and inlaid...

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  • Akbar's Tomb

    Sikandra Things to Do

    Built in 1605 by the great Mughal Emperor as his own mausoleum, Akbar's Tomb is a masterpiece of Mughal-period architecture. Akbar died before the completion of the tomb, but the last of the construction was overseen by his son Emperor Jahangir. It was considered eclectic in design, combining elements of Persian, Islamic, Hindu and Jain...

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  • Akbar's Tomb - Central Mausoleum

    Sikandra Things to Do

    Unlike any mausoleum in the Indian subcontinent, the Central Mausoleum of Akbar's Tomb is in the shape of a tiered pyramid. It is also unique in that it contains no central dome or minarets (aside from those at the South Gate). The first four levels are built in red sandstone, while the top floor is in white marble. Numerous chhatris (domed...

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Varanasi

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  • Warning GuruJi "House of astrology"

    Varanasi Things to Do

    WARNING for this "GuruJi in Varanasi"He will tell you ANYTHING to get to your money.. He doesn't give what he promises. EVERYTHING is overpriced, and I want to warn people to NOT make the same mistakes I did. DONT trust him! I learned the hard way.. For the different packages he has different prices for depending on who you are. If you look easily...

    more
  • Hotel Varuna

    Varanasi Hotels

    This is a no frills place. Clean toilets and beds. But when we asked for towels, we were given used...

    more
  • Hotel Alka

    Varanasi Hotels

    I do not think I can say anymore than what others before me have not already said. This was the best...

    more
  • True story of the holy city Varanasi

    Varanasi Things to Do

    Last May I visited Varanasi for several weeks. The 1st day I immediately wanted to leave because of the smell, the trash on the streets and the temperature. Somehow, I stayed longer than expected and I would like to share why. This holy city is one of a kind. It brought me back 200 years in time. Where a shop is ‘knowing’ to which person you have...

    more

Dehra Dun

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  • Our drive from Dehra Dun to IIT Rookee

    Dehra Dun Transportation

    I want to describe our trip back to Dehrudun from Rookee but I don’t know if I can find the words. We left at about 5:30 and apparently that’s the time when every living soul in India either decides to move to another location, or sits outside to watch everyone else move. I guess we had about a half hour of daylight and when it got dark, it got...

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  • Visit Garhwal

    Dehra Dun Favorites

    This city had a bit more to see, but could easily be done in a matter of a leisurely two hour walk. The town had a few temples, not particularly singular by themselves, but with the town as a backdrop, they were nice. Garhwal is situated on the rather steep slopes of a mountain river, but not only on one side, it is on both sides of the valley,...

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  • Advice on buying a Sari

    Dehra Dun Shopping

    The owners of the shop started with a small amount and then,as the shop grew they became famous in the whole town of Dehradun . The reason was that they were simply the best . The shop offers a wide range and variety of women's clothing especialy sarees . You can get a saree from a price as low as Indian Rupees 200 to a saree costing Rupees 20,000...

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