Sikandra is a village in Bahria of Allahabad district in Uttar Pradesh. The Allahabad bypass road passes next to this region. Sikandra is 26 km away from Allahabad and 205 km away from its capital, Lucknow. Areas that surround this village are Pratappur, Soraon, Phulpur, and Mauaima. Cities located close to Sikandra are Allahabad, Phulpur, Jaunpur, and Lal Gopalganj Nindaura.
Places to Stay
There are no hotels in Sikandra. However, there are affordable hotels in Allahabad. Some of them are Hotel Raj (Tariff – Rs.725) and Hotel Prayag (Tariff – Rs.544).
People of Sikandra speak in Hindi, Awadhi, and Urdu.
The important festivals in Sikandra are Holi celebrated in March, Janmashtami during July-August, Ganesh Chaturthi in August-September, and Diwali celebrated during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many tourist attractions that are worth visiting around Sikandra. Some of the attractions include the Allahabad Fort situated 28 km away, Allahabad Museum (24 km), and Triveni Sangam (33 km) from Sikandra.
How to Get There
Sikandra is located 36 km away from Bamrauli Airport.
There is no railway station in Sikandra. Saraichandi Railway Station is the nearest railway station, which is 8 km away from Sikandra.
Phulpur and Allahabad are the two neighbouring cities that have state-run and private buses traveling to Sikandra. There are private operators such as Hans Travels which have daily trips to Sikandra from Agra. Grab any bus ticket online offer when you book your tickets