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Plan A Weekend Vacation For Allahabad
To Explore This AncientIndianCity
To Best Possible Extent
Weekends are times you want
to explore to the best. Make any such short tour to Allahabad to get best from this ancient city
which is also famous as Prayag. In most cases, visitors plan a
Weekend Vacation for Allahabad as tourists and devotees alike. It is one of the fast developing metropolitan
cities in the state of Uttar Pradesh where manifold progresses have occurred. This
city is also famous for being a holy site for Hindus who arrive nearby Allahabad to observe the rivers of Ganges, Yamuna and the imaginary
SaraswatiRiver merges together.
City Worth Exploring
Allahabad city remains into limelight due to many reasons including it being administrative
headquarters of Allahabad District and so is it recorded to be state's 7th
highly populated city. It also has recognition of being 36th most
populous Indian city as recorded recently. As Allahabad has already been ranked at 130th
position of world's growing cities, it is definitely best exploring in all
respects to get the most out of it? In fact Weekend Vacation
for Allahabad isn't sufficient
to explore every nook and corner or major places of this fast growing Indian
Associated With Allahabad
Old name of Allahabad is Prayaga or
Prayag. It is its original identity which is a metaphor for it to be the holy
city in India.
Pragaya is a place of offerings so does it make this place holy for the Hindu religion
that has its mention in its scriptures as 2nd oldest Indian city as
the mythological records explain. Those of you planning Weekend
Vacation for Allahabad
must study its history like original foundation of this city as Kaushambi and
most importantly the contemporary values of this city in the ancient as well as
modern era. It had remained one of the highly political and cultural centers of
Indian rulers henceforth one can find good number of monuments to observe
during a visit here.
Notable Places To Visit
Those of you planning a Weekend
Vacation for Allahabad might shortlist some of the major
attractions during short tours. Attractions like best colleges, research
institutions, central and state universities and cultural and sporting events
held regularly are worth exploring here. Monuments and attractions such as Anand
Bhavan and monuments describing much about the Indian independence struggle are
surely best to explore here. Many monuments in Allahabad are the true replica of Indo-Islamic
and Indo-Saracenic architectures. Some of them have already been declared
heritage structures. They are major attractions for tourists.
Notable attractions to
visit here are Alfred Park, Victoria Memorial, Thornhill Mayne Memorial, Minto
Park, Allahabad Fort, Ashoka Pillar and Khusro Bagh et al. Triveni Sangam and
All Saints Cathedral are major religious sites of this city. Weekend
Vacation for Allahabad will remain incomplete without a visit to AllahabadMuseum, Jawahar Planetarium and the University of Allahabad which is identified as great center
of education in this city.