Allahabad Tourism

Allahabad can be best defined as 'the City with many dimensions'. In olden days Allahabad was known as Prayag or 'City of offerings as it is positioned near Triveni Sangam which is very sacred for Hindu devotees. Triveni Sangam is the meeting point of three rivers namely Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati is a religious tourist spot. It is home to some of the greatest monuments, the most ancient city in the world, and the seat of Buddhism and the colours of all faiths.

The World-renowned Kumbh Mela is hosted in Allahabad City and attended by millions of people across the globe. Allahabad also has hosted Indira Marathon once.

 

  • Know the pollution level of Allahabad before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 87.66 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 75.67 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 58.78 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 78.67 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 60.67 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 84.12 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 76.27 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 63.38 (High)
  • How safe is Allahabad for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Allahabad.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 66.67 (High)
    • Car Stealing 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 38.89 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 69.44 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 38.89 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 50.49 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 55.93 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 91.3 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 65 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 22.22 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.53 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Allahabad

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.36 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.96 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 34.96 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 31.69 USD

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