Kanpur located in the Oudh region of Uttar Pradesh. Situated on the banks of the Ganges, this city attracts tourists all round the year.
The largest city in Uttar Pradesh that has its own historical, religious and commercial significance.
Though this city primarily an agricultural hub, it has also become a prominent industrial centre of India.
This city experiences extreme climatic conditions. The best time to visit is from October through March, where it keeps off extreme winter and severe foggy days.
The other best time is during the festival of Holi, celebrated between February and March.
It has a well developed tourism industry as well owing to its rich historical and cultural past and the River Ganges.
Some of the popular tourist destinations of this city, Shri Radhakrishna Temple, Jain Glass Temple, Allen Forset Zoo, Moti Jheel Park and Gurudwara Banno Sahib.
Among other places of interest are Jajmau, the Temple of Lord Hanumanji, Kamla Retreat, Panki, Nana Rao Park, Buddha Park, All Souls’ Memorial Church, etc.
The nearest airport , Chakeri which is just off the town and has daily domestic flights to and from Kanpur across many cities in India.
The next nearest airport at Delhi, around 438 km.
well connected to Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and other parts of India by rail.
Kanpur Barrack, the main Railway station with expresses trains providing easy access from Kanpur to the rest of India.
It has public and private buses plying to and from neighbouring and interstate.
Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation has buses functioning from deluxe to luxury coaches offered by private operators.