Kannauj Tourism

Kannauj (Hindi: कन्नौज, Urdu: قنوج, formerly known in English as Cannodge), also spelt Kanauj, is a city, administrative headquarters and a municipal board or Nagar Palika Parishad in Kannauj district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The city's name is a modern form of the classical name Kanyakubja (The city of the hunchbacked maidens). It was also known as Mahodaya during the time of Mihira Bhoja. Kannauj is an ancient city, in earlier times the capital of the Empire of Harsha under Emperor Harsha. It is said that Kanyakubja Brahmin's are originally from Kannauj. Kannauj is known for the distilling of scents and is a market center for tobacco, perfume, and rose water. It has given its name to a distinct dialect of the Hindi language known as Kanauji, which has two different codes or registers.

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Home to pretty treasures, Kannauj is India's best kept secret. After your splendid visit to Kannauj, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Lucknow. Lucknow, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Bara Imambara, The Residency Lucknow, Chota Imambara. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Kannauj.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

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

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 87.5 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 56.9 (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 Kannauj

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.48 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 20.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 54.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 27.86 USD

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