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Kanpur City Guide


Fast Facts
Fast Facts

It is located in the state of Uttar Pradesh. IIT Kanpur is a major institution of this city.

Did You Know
Did You Know

This fifth largest state in India is a major industrial center.

Must Do
Must Do

Shopping, dining, sightseeing.

Introduction

Kanpur is one of the major cities located in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is situated on the banks of the river Ganges and is counted as one of the most populous state in Uttar Pradesh. This fifth largest state in India is a major industrial center. Thousands of travelers from all over the world flock to this destination to capture its essence. IIT Kanpur is a major institution of this city.

Climate of Kanpur

Kanpur remains very cold during the winters. Dense fog is seen during the months of December and January. During winters, the temperature can drop down to minimum of -3 degree centigrade. The summers remain pleasant.

Transportation in Kanpur

The city of Kanpur is connected by all major modes of transport. Railroads connect this city to other cities of the country. NH 2 the Grand Trunk Road and NH 25 passes through the city. Kanpur Airport or the Chakeri Airport can be availed if you are coming by air.

Within the city, you can find several options to go around. You can avail tempos, cycle rickshaws and buses to travel within the city.

Tourist attractions in Kanpur

Kanpur in West Bengal has numerous places of interest, which are worth visiting. There are several residents of the famous people in the city. You can visit these places of interest and get to know a lot about the city. Some of the notable locations are the following:

  • Green Park Stadium
  • Radha-Krishna Mandir
  • Kherepati Temple
  • Allen Forest Zoo
  • Moti Jheel
  • Lav Kush Barrage
  • Rave 3 Multiplex
  • Mega Mall
  • ZSquare Mall
  • Anandeshwar Temple
  • Kanpur Sangrahlaya
  • Gandhi Hall
  • Bithoor
  • Boodha Bargad
  • Govind Nagar
  • Kanpur University

Shopping in Kanpur

Shopping can be great fun at Kanpur. You can visit the various local shops to pick up various interesting local items. The handicrafts are the best buy from the shops. You can also buy various souvenir items for yourself and your loved ones.

Hotels in Kanpur

During your trip to Kanpur, you will find various hotels to put up a stay. The hotels promise complete comfort and satisfaction during the stay. There are several budget hotels and luxury hotels, where you can put up a stay according to your requirements.

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