A town in the Sonebhadra district of Uttar Pradesh, Anpara is situated 190 km away from Varanasi and 467 km from the state capital Lucknow. It is surrounded by small hills and is very famous for the presence of thermal power plant in the city. It falls under Mirzapur division. Despite being a small region it is considered to be Industrial area as well as a commercial centre. Amrit Dhara Waterfalls a well known tourist attraction in Baikunth pur is 67 km from Anpara.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Anpara. Some of them are Shriram International (Tariff – Rs. 2100) and Mansarovar Lodge (Tariff – Rs. 300).
The official language of Anpara is Hindi. Urdu is also quite popular in the city.
The important festivals of Anpara are the Nag Panchami and Mahashivratri celebrated in the month of August.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Anpara. Some of the places include Mata Rani Mandir, Hanuman Mandir. Small Hills surrounding adds to its scenic beauty. Vindhyavanshi Devi Mandir in Mirzapur (66 km) is very famous.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Anpara is the Varanasi Airport. It is located about 140 km away from the town.
Anpara Railway Station is well connected to nearby cities and towns.
There are daily bus services to destinations like Delhi, Allahabad and Patna as well as nearby towns like Renukoot, Bareilly, Chopan, and Varanasi. Travel websites offer a wide range of bus ticket prices so that travellers can book their bus according to their budgets. Travellers prefer getting to their desired holiday destination by a Volvo bus.