Uttar Pradesh

Overview

Uttar Pradesh is the most populous state in the country and is home to numerous historical monuments and places of religious significance. Geographically Uttar Pradesh is very diverse, with Himalayan foothills in the north and the gangetic plain in the center, it’s also known as the Heartland of India. Kathak- the Indian classical dance style had originated here. To explore the glory of U.P., you must follow the Heritage Arc. Moving along with the arc from one end of the state to the other, takes travelers through Agra, Lucknow, and Varanasi covering several exciting destinations along the way.

Uttar Pradesh Tour Package

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Popular Destinations in Uttar Pradesh

BIRTH PLACE OF LORD KRISHNA

Mathura

Located on the banks of the Yamuna River in the state of Uttar Pradesh, Mathura is famed for being the birthplace of the Hindu God, Lord Krishna. Mathura is at the center of Braj or Brij-Bhoomi, referred to as Shri Krishna Janma-Bhoomi which literally means ‘Lord Krishna’s birthplace.’ It is just an hour’s drive from Agra. The entire region is speckled with splendid temples, dedicated to different aspects of Lord Krishna’s life.  The other places of interest in Mathura are the Mathura Museum, Govardhan Hill, and Kans Qila.

Uttar Pradesh Mathura Trip Package

SPIRITUAL BLISS AND HISTORIC REMNANTS

Varanasi

Known as the world’s oldest and continually inhabited city, Varanasi is a time-honoured city of spiritual bliss and historic remnants. The city is marked with a labyrinth of narrow alleyways lined with houses, myriad of shops, innumerable holy Ghats, crowded streets, heritage monuments and age-revered temples. Varanasi offers a spiritual charm along with the essence of a simple and ritualistic lifestyle. It is a unique example of ‘Unity in diversity’ from the religious point of view; the multi-religious aspect of the place will astonish you. The ethereal blaze of the evening aarti along the banks of River Ganges is a mesmerizing sight.

Uttar Pradesh Varanasi Trip Package

BIRTH PLACE OF LORD RAMA

Ayodhya

Ayodhya, the birthplace of Lord Rama and is believed to be one of the seven most sacred places in India. Situated on the banks of Saryu, some 135 km east of Lucknow, Ayodhya was called Saket in ancient times. Ayodhya finds mention in several legends and stories including the epic Ramayana. India’s biggest festival, Diwali, can be traced back to Ayodhya when the entire city glittered with clay lamps to welcome the victorious Rama who returned home after slaying Ravana. ALSO SEE Best Places To Visit In Uttar Pradesh, Home to The Magnificent Taj Mahal.

Uttar Pradesh Ayodhya Trip Package