Bilhaur is a small village in the North Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The nearest major urban agglomerations are the cities of Kanpur and Lucknow at the distances of 55 km south-east and 101 km east. Those with a passion for traditional perfume can visit this place as Kannauj, the attar hub is located 30 km to the north-west.
Places to Stay
The best place to put up or stay while travelling in the area is Kanpur, which has quite a lot of good budget hotels. Some of the options you ought to try are Gaurav Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), Natraj Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Hotel Krishna (Tariff – Rs. 890), Satyam Hotel & Restaurant (Tariff – Rs. 800) and others.
The official language of the area is Hindi.
The important festivals celebrated are Holi in March, Hanuman Jayanti and Dusshera in September-October, Diwali in November and the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
The village is not reputed for any tourist attraction. Most places of tourist places lie in the neighbouring city of Kanpur. Among the places which are worth visiting in the city are Allen Forest Zoo, Kherepati Temple, ISKON Temple, Massacre Ghat, the Ganga river, Green Park Cricket Stadium, Kidwai Nagar Park, Phool Bagh, Brajendra Swaroop Park and others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport in Lucknow at a distance of 98 km.
The village has its own railway station. However, the nearest major railway station is the Kanpur Junction Railway Station at a distance of 53 km.
Various state transport buses connect the city to different parts of the state as well as cities of neighbouring states such as Rajasthan and Haryana. Private buses are pretty active in the area too. Buses to the area are available from Kanpur, Lucknow and Kannauj. Book bus ticket online from the comfort of your home with just a click of a mouse.