The pilgrimage city of Allahabad lies in the heart of Northern India. The city is home to the Sangam of two sacred rivers – Ganga and Yamuna. The city is popular for the red-spotted guavas, available in abundance at surprisingly cheap prices.
Flights to Allahbad
The contiguous operational airport is situated in Varanasi at a drive of about three hours from the city. The city is also connected through Bamrauli airport, located at a distance of 18kms from the city. Check here to book cheap flights to Allahabad. You can also avail online tickets to Allahabad.
Accommodation in Allahabad ranges from wide variety of deluxe hotels to budget hotels and motels. These hotels and motels in Allahabad ensure a decent and comfortable stay. Besides, you can also choose to stay in standard hotels in Allahabad or a low cost budget hotel with very basic facilities.
Activities and Sightseeing
Allahabad is not a place for adventure lovers. The city provides a calm and serene experience. For sightseeing in Allahabad, you have many options on hand with the Anand Bhawan being the most interesting one. It is an abode of the Nehru family. Turned into a museum at present, the beautiful sprawling grounds of Anand Bhawan display the family’s interesting memorabilia. A must visit for history lovers!
Coming to activities, Allahabad city has a lot to offer for shopaholics.
You can choose from wide range of items like brass idols, brassware, mythological books, exclusive antique pieces, exquisite jewellery and classy ethnic wear. The markets also offer wide range of rare artifacts.
A boat ride is the highlight of the city and one of the must do activities in Allahabad.