Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Allahabad is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Allahabad a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Allahabad.
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Baand Marg, Kumbh Mela Area 1, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh 211055
06:00 am - 09:00 pm
Three rivers, Ganges, Yamuna and the invisible River Saraswati meet together here, creating a beautiful sight to the spectators. During the Kumbh Mela, which is celebrated here every 12 years, tourists and pilgrims from all over the country flock together, forming a human sea. Indira Gandhi, who was the dynamic Prime Minister of India, used to visi...
Located strategically in the middle of the city, Anand Bhawan has a lot of stories about the struggle for independence to tell you. It was here that the former Prime Minister of India, Indira Gandhi spent her childhood days, spending a lot of time with Jawaharlal Nehru and the national leaders of India. The meaning of Anand Bhawan is ‘The Abo...
Located in the heart of the city, the church stands out as one of the marvels of architecture and is visited by tourists from all over India and abroad. Even if you are not particularly a religious person, this church is bound to attract you with its serene beauty and charm. Founded in 1871 and consecrated in 1887, it is located in a large open spa...
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Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh 211001
05:00 am - 11:00 pm
If you are a nature lover and loves to spend some time in peace enjoying the beauty of nature, you must surely visit this place. It is a large sprawling garden with an area of about 133 acres and it is estimated that about 5000 people visit this park every day from early morning till about 8 at night. This park is one of the oldest in the city, bui...
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Leader Road, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
07:00 am - 07:00 pm
This is one of the major attractions in the city, even though the crowd here is much less compared to other places in Allahabad. It is a beautiful garden with high walls surrounding it and has four tombs inside.
The garden was built as a pleasure garden for Prince Salim, who was the son of the Mughal Emperor Akbar and rebelled against his father. W...
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Allahabad Fort, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
07:00 am - 06:00 pm
Located on the banks of the River Yamuna, near its confluence with the River Ganga, stands the majestic citadel, unraveled in its beauty and construction. Its nearness to the Triveni Sangam makes easily accessible to anyone who visits the Sangam. It was originally built by one of the greatest king of India, emperor Ashoka, but was repaired by the M...
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Kasturba Gandhi Marg, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
10:30 am - 04:45 pm
The museum is located in the spectacular Chandrashekhar Azad Park and is one of the largest and best museums in India. The well kept and beautiful gardens and lawns enhance the charm of the place. It started with a small collection of models of birds and animals in 1931 under the Allahabad Municipality, but the number increased at such fast pace th...
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Hanuman Mandir, Near Allahabad Fort, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
06:00 am - 10:00 pm
This is a famous temple close to Allahabad Fort and the Triveni Sangam, visited by thousands of devotees daily. The unique feature of the temple is that Lord Hanuman here is seen in a reclining position, which is not seen in any other part of India. The present temple was constructed in the year 1787 and underwent renovations in 1940-41. The story ...
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133 E, Gangapuram, Bhrigu Marg, Chotta Bhagara, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
06:00 am - 08:00 pm
This is the only temple in the city built in South Indian style and located on the banks of the Triveni Sangam. It was built by Shri Kanchi Kamkoti Peeth and is a modern temple, four storey high and reflecting Dravidian style of architecture. It has a height of 131 feet and the temple stands on 16 strong pillars. The construction of the temple star...
Built on Chaitra's Navratri in the year 1950, Sri Sacha Baba Ashram is one of the main ashrams in Allahabad. Founded by Sri Sachcha Baba Maharajji, the traditional ashram is now a popular place amongst the locals and the tourists who visit the place to be part of the pujas and indulge in some meditation. Close your eyes and practice the art of medi...