Etawah is a city that is situated on the banks of the River Yamuna of Uttar Pradesh. Yamuna and Chambal are the two major rivers that meet at Etawah. Cotton, oilseeds, ghee and other agricultural products are grown and exported from Etawah. The special breed of goat “Jamunapaari” and special breed of buffalo “Bhadawari” are exported from this place.
Places to Stay
There are a few hotels in Etawah. Some of them are Hotel Amar Ashiyana & Sikher Restaurant, Hotel Anurag Palace, Hotel Raj Darbar and few.
The official language of Etawah is Hindi. Other languages spoken here are Bhadauri, Sindhi, Punjabi, and Bengali.
The major festivals celebrated in Etawah are Shivaratri, Sheetla Ashtami, Ram Navami, Nag Panchami, Raksha Bandhan, Janmashtami, Dussehra, Karva Chauth, Diwali and Holi.
Places of Interest
There are several places to visit in Etawah such as Lion Safari, National Chambal Sanctuary, Sarsai Nawar, Agra-Etawah Cycle Highway, Tixi Temple and Shahi Jama Masjid.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Etawah is Saifai Domestic Airport which is around 15 km from the city.
Etawah railway station is the nearest railway station. It connects to cities such as Delhi, Kanpur and Agra.
There are daily bus services to Agra, Auriya, Jaipur, Delhi, Kanpur
and Lucknow. Book bus tickets online
at ticketgoose.com for an uninterrupted journey.