Parsad is in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is situated on the border that lies between the Pratapgarh district and the Jaunpur district. It belongs to the Allahabad division. It lies at an altitude of 96 m above sea-level and is situated at a distance of 189 km from the state capital of Lucknow. The summers are hot and humid while the winters are cold and chilly in this region. Phulpur, Sultanpur, Jaunpur and Allahabad are the cities near Parsad.
Places to Stay
Parsad has very few options for accommodation. There are better options in Jaunpur which is close to Prasad. Hotel Raghuvanshi and Hotel Krishna Kanhaya are two of the hotels in Jaunpur. Tariff for these hotels can be obtained in person.
The official language of Parsad is Hindi. English is also spoken here.
The festivals of Holi (in March) and Diwali (in November) are celebrated with great fervour in this region.
Places of Interest
Some tourist spots in and around Parsad are Pratapgarh (24 km from Parsad), Shringverpur (42 km from Parsad) and Jaunpur (58 km from Parsad.)
How to Get There
The airport nearest to Parsad is the Bamrauli airport which is 79 km away.
The nearest major railway station is the Amethi Junction which is 57 km away.
Parsad has a bus stand of its own and the buses from here carry passengers to places nearby such as Allahabad and Amethi (among others.) You can opt for online bus booking and travel with ease.