10 Best places to visit in Uttar Pradesh

You’re planning to visit Uttar Pradesh

Here are some of the best places to visit in Uttar Pradesh you can’t miss visiting on your Uttar Pradesh trip.

1. Taj Mahal, Agra

You haven’t seen a architecture more beautiful than Taj Mahal. It is amongst the seven wonders of world. Taj Mahal is also known as “Symbol of Love” because it is build by the emperor Shah Jahan for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. Its a phenomenal building made with the use of white marble which adds one more star to its charm. It took a long time of 20 years for the creation of Taj Mahal. Many people all over the world specially visits India just to experience the charm of Taj Mahal. One special thing of Taj Mahal is that its a UNESCO world heritage sites. No doubts it is among the best places to visit in Uttar Pradesh.

Taj Mahal, Agra

2. Mathura and Vrindavan

Mathura and Vrindavan are two holy religious places in Uttar Pradesh. Mathura is known as the birthplace of Lord Krishna. The city have ancient temples, beautiful and calm ghats along the Yamuna river. The atmosphere of this place is pure and positive, it feels like Krishna is around us. Just a few miles away lies Vrindavan. Vrindavan has numerous beautiful temples, almost every temple here are truly devoted to God Krishna. Many people visit Vrindavan just to experience the calm, positive and joyful energies of Krishna. This place is my favorite and amongst the best places to visit in Uttar Pradesh.

Mathura and Vrindavan

3. Ayodhya

Ayodhya is holy and religious place in Uttar Pradesh. Ayodha is also known as birth place of Lord Rama. The city consist of various beautiful and iconic temples which provides the city an religious environment. The city is famous for the temple named Ram Janmabhoomi which is also believed as the birth site of God Rama. Visitors visit Ayodhya just to experience the calm and positive environment of this place. Because of Ayodhya’s religious and spiritual significancy many people visit here who are seeking spiritual experiences and a connection to India’s history. According to me it is amongst the best places to visit in Uttar Pradesh.


4. Lucknow

Lucknow is the capital of Uttar Pradesh, its an amazing blend of history, culture and modernization. Lucknow serve some amazing food, you’ll definitely enjoy the mouth watering food of Lucknow. This city is often referred as the “city of Nawabs”. Lucknow have some amazing and beautiful buildings like the Bara lmambara and chota lmambara, which reflects how big and amazing the city is. Moreover a plac in Lucknow name Hazratganj offers a good shopping experience for the people who loves to shop. Definitely Lucknow is a must visit place and amongst the best places to visit in Uttar Pradesh.

Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

5. Allahabad (Prayagraj)

Allahabad is known as Prayagraj, this city is famous for its amazing culture and historical significance. One of the most famous attraction of this city is the Triveni Sangam where three majestic rivers named Ganga, Yamuna, Sarasvati meet each other. At this spot lakhs of people gather to enjoy in Kumbh mela, you haven’t seen such a big gathering never before, it is one of the biggest religious gathering in the world. In 2018 the city’s old name Allahabad changed to Pryagraj denotes the connection to religious and spirituality. It is one of the beautiful places that lies in Uttar Pradesh and definitely among the best places to visit in Uttar Pradesh.

Allahabad (Prayagraj)

6. Fatehpur Sikri

Fatehpur Sikri is a beautiful historical city few miles away from Agra. It is early build in the 16th century by the Mughal emperor Akbar. The city holds some iconic and stunning historical architecture few of the most famous attractions of this city are a grand entrance gate, Buland Darwaza, Jama Masjid and a beautiful Mosque. Fatehpur also have the Diwan-i-Khas a meeting spot of Akbar when he held his important meetings there. Therefore it is amongst the best places to visit in Uttar Pradesh.

Fatehpur sikhri have some amazing architectures but despite of this this city is abandon because of the water scarcity, but one positive thing is that it remains a UNESCO world heritage and it is obviously a must visit place for people who holds a keen interest in Indian history and rich culture.

Fatehpur Sikri in Uttar Pradesh

7. Kanpur

Kanpur is a modern city located in the Uttar Pradesh known for its industrial development and historical touch. Kanpur has played a very crucial and important role in the country’s economic development. This city have a lot of industry’s particularly famous for its leather and textile. One of the attractions of this place are the historical landmarks like Kanpur Memorial Church, was build in the memory of British soldiers. This city also have one of the best colleges for higher education named as IIT Kanpur. Definitely it is the best places to visit in Uttar Pradesh.

Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh

8. Sarnath

Sarnath feels like a calm and quite place located just a few miles away from Varanasi. Its a special park where Buddha started to teach and once spoke some wise and good words. Dhamek stupa is present there to remember that iconic moment. Sarnath is a peaceful place and its atmosphere gives calm and positive feel. Nearby there is also a museum to show more interesting things about Buddha. People specially visit Sarnath to experience and feel calmness and learn about Buddha’s first teaching. Definitely it is amongst the best places to visit in Uttar Pradesh

Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh

9. Jhansi

Jhansi is the most popular yet best places to visit in Uttar Pradesh. Jhansi have some major significance in the Indian history. This place is very important during a big fight for the India’s freedom in 1857. The queen of Jhansi Rani Lakshmibai was definitely no doubts the real hero. There was a famous fort there known as the Jhansi fort that tells each and every brave story of Rani Lakshmibai. The city consists busy trains and trade. This atmosphere of this place feels like courage’s and provide a feeling of pride to everyone who visits here.

Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh

10. Varanasi

Varanasi is amongst the best places to visit in Uttar Pradesh. Varanasi is a iconic and special city located in Uttar Pradesh. This place is often called as Kashi or Benares by people. Many people come here to go to the rivers called ghats, where they do religious practices for their well beings. Every evening people do Ganga aarti with fire and music. Varanasi is famous for its special temples, one of the most famous temple of Varanasi is the Kashi Vishwanath Temple for Lord Shiva.

If you love to shop in a crowded and small narrowed place you’ll fall in love with this place, it’s feels magical shopping here. Definity it’s amongst the best places to visit in Uttar Pradesh. Visit tookmehere for more best places.

Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
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