Bareilly is a significant city in the Bareilly district of Uttar Pradesh. It stands on the Ramganga River and is the capital to the Bareilly division and the Rohilkhand division. It is the centre for furniture, cotton, cereal and sugar manufacturing. Historically, Bareilly’s name first came up in the Mahabharata. Lying in the Ganges plains, the city is known for its moderate climate. Its current population is over 9 lakh. It is one of the fastest growing cities owing its economy to trade and commerce.
Places to Stay
There are plenty of accommodation options for visitors catering to all low and mid range budgets and tastes such as East Lite Hotel, Hotel Swarn Towers within Rs 1400.
Eid, Krishna Ashtami, Maha Sivarathri, Ugadi, Vijaya Dashami, Diwali and Rama Navami are celebrations that take place annually.
Hindi is the primary language spoken.
Places to Visit
Bareilly has Ram Nagar Fort, Bareilly Fort, and Hari Mandir within 25 km of the city.
How to Get There
At a distance of 250 km, is Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi and Pantanagar is about 70 km from Bareilly which offers direct flights to New Delhi.
There are sic railway stations that serve Bareilly. It is one of the cities that have been well connected by rail lines since the 19th century. Passengers can find connectivity to several cities and towns.
Bareilly has access to NH24 and NH74 which connects it to Dehradun and New Delhi. State buses and private operators carry smooth operations. Grab any bus ticket online offer when you book your tickets.
Muradabad district is one among seventy-one districts in Uttar Pradesh. It is located 358 km south of Lucknow. It is the second largest district with respect to population. Its brass metal handicraft is world famous with export revenues of Rs 22 billion annually. Muradabad is located at a distance of 167 km from New Delhi. Gulshan-e-Karim-Moradabad restaurant is one of the most popular restaurants providing authentic Mughlai cuisine here in Muradabad.
Places to Stay
Few budget hotel options in Muradabad are Paradise Hotel RK (Tariff- Rs. 600), Hotel Singh Palace (Tariff – Rs. 800), Mansarovsar Paradise (Tariff-Rs. 1000), and Hotel Taj Inn (Tariff-Rs. 1400).
The languages spoken in Muradabad are Hindi, Urdu, English, Khariboli, Haryanvi, Punjabi, and Kumaoni.
Some of the prominent festivals celebrated here include Teej Festival, Basant Panchami, Navratri, Dasserra, and Dipavali. Places of Interest Muradabad is famous for Jamma Masjid a holy place of Muslims to worship. City also has a Raza Library, Kanva Ashram, Rambagh Dham, Shri Parshvanath Digambar Jain Mandir, Sai Temple, Vidur Kuti, and Pataleshwar Temple.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Pantnagar airport (79 km).
Muradabad has a major railway station line which connects many cities across India.
Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport (UPSRTC) runs buses from major cities to towns and villages. There are private busses also available such in Volvo, AC, Non AC, and AC. Booking a bus ticket online is easy and convenient through Ticketgoose.com.