Unchahar is a town in Uttar Pradesh and is also a nagar panchayat in the Raebareli district. It is located on the highway that connects Lucknow (116 km from Unchahar) and Allahabad (86 km from Unchahar). The town is 10 km away from the River Ganges and hosts a market for rural areas around Unchahar. The Feroze Gandhi Thermal Power Plant is also located here. With a population of over 90,000, Unchahar houses three famous schools as well.
Places to Stay
Unfortunately, there are no hotels in Unchahar. However, local home stays are available.
The official language of Unchahar is Hindi.
The important festivals of Unchahar are Holi, the festival of colours in February-March each year and Krishna Janmashtami in August-September.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Unchahar. Some of these include Indira Gandhi Memorial Botanical Garden (40 km from Unchahar), Samaspur Bird Sanctuary (24 km from Unchahar), Sahied Smarak and Behta Bridge.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Unchahar is the Allahabad Airport. It is located about 86 km away from the town.
There is no raliway station at Unchahar. However, the station at Palani, a town close by, is well connected with Lucknow (116 km from Unchahar), Kanpur (129 km from Unchahar) and Allahabad (86 km from Unchahar).
There are daily bus services to Lucknow, Allahabad, Raebareli (40 km from Unchahar) and Kunda (32 km from Unchahar). UPSRTC is a reliable bus operator in this region. Online bus reservation facility has made the process of bus booking in India very convenient.