Allahabad tours will take you around this religious city. There are various tours available by which you can visit this very ancient city of north India. Allahabad tours are broadly classified as religious and heritage tours. Many of the travel companies and operators arrange Allahabad tours for the tourists. Because of such tours, you can get a glimpse of the real north Indian culture and traditional life styles. These tours make you go through the ancient periods, the medieval periods and the colonial periods of the city, which will definitely fascinate you.
Allahabad, a religious and ancient city in Uttar Pradesh state from the northern India has got its name from emperor Akbar- a great ruler of medieval India- in the year 1583. The historic name of the city was Prayagraj. Here the famous Kumbh Mela takes at the banks of holy Sangam. Millions of people from all around the country and abroad visit this holy gathering of saints and spiritual people. Apart from this, Allahabad city has many tourist hot spots, which attracts many tourists from all over the globe.
The famous Allahabad Fort, Allahabad University, Anand Bhavan, Hanuman Temple, Sangam, Khusro Park and many more places in Allahabad are magnificent in their own way. The extraordinary Allahabad Fort, built by Akbar, is one of its kind wherein the architecture and design style is beyond compare. Most of the Allahabad tours include all these sightings and tourist places. Local tours and travel companies offer extensive tour of the city. The local market and community lifestyle is also very rich in tradition in Allahabad.
Allahabad tours are comparatively inexpensive and are short-term tours. Tours comprise of hotel accommodation as per the needs and convenience, sight seeing of famous tourist hot spots, two times food, and one time breakfast and travel arrangements. Some of the tours includes the local festival and events, which are amazing and are one of their kind in India. The tours offered by the various tour companies comprise of various packages. The tours are generally eight to fifteen days tours, which include nearby religious and holy cities like Varanasi.
There is Varanasi - Allahabad tour that can be organized, which will take you through these sacred cities. One can opt for a 14 day central India tour if he/she wishes to visit the divine places across India. Then there is 20 days extensive north India tour which covers all the main cities from northern India like Kashmir, Delhi, Varanasi, Allahabad, Ajmer, Agra and other cities.
Last Updated On: 2011/07/16