Bansi is a city in the Siddharth Nagar district of Uttar Pradesh, India. The cities nearest to Bansi are Ayodhya (75 km away), Gorakhpur (77 km away) and Tetri Bazar (40 km away). Bansi has a number of good schools and colleges and has a multi-cultural population. There are a number of paces of tourist interest in and around Bansi.
Places to Stay
Although there are no hotels in Bansi, nearby Siddarth Nagar has a few good budget hotel options. These include Buddha Lodge (Tariff – Rs. 1000 and above) and Sona Lodge (Tariff – Rs. 500 to Rs. 1000).
The official language of Bansi is Hindi.
The important festivals of Bansi are Sri Ram Navami, Sri Krishna Janmasthami, Diwali, Holi and others.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in and around Bansi. The Bhadeshwar Temple (34 km away) is a Lord Shiva temple and is believed to have been built by King Raavan. Chando Tal (34 km away) is a lake. There are many local temples in Bansi that are all worth a visit.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Bansi is at Gorakhpur. The airport is located about 84 km away from the city.
Bansi has a railway station, but Govindnagar has the closest major railway station that is connected to the rest of Uttar Pradesh and beyond.
There are daily bus services to Ayodhya, Faizabad, Lucknow and other cities. The best bus operators that offer good services to passengers are Sahil Travels, Kesherwani Travels and others. Ticketgoose.com is one of the best bus ticket booking sites from where you will get good deals and offers.