Unnao is a city sandwiched between Lucknow and Kanpur. Because of its proximity to these two cities, it has several places of tourist interest. It is well connected by road and rail. Unnao has several swamps and lakes, thus getting the nickname of the City of Lakes.
Places to Stay
There are a few good budget hotels in Unnao like Katayayan Hotels Pvt Ltd (Tariff –Rs. 900), Vishal Hotel (Tariff –Rs. 900) and New Hotel Green Palace (Tariff –Rs. 1,000).
Awadhi and Hindi are widely spoken in Unnao. English is also spoken and understood here.
Holi in March-April, Dussera in September-October and Diwali in October-November are some of the major festivals celebrated here.
Places of Interest
As Unnao is located cloce to the cities of Lucknow and Kanpur, it has numerous places of interests. Some of them include Jajmau (17 km), Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary (28 km), Moti Jheel (29 km) and ISKCON Kanpur (31 km).
How to Get There
Kanpur Airport (19 km) is the nearest from the town.
Unnao is well connected to major cities through its railway network.
Buses are available from Delhi, Kanpur and Lucknow. New Shatabdi Bus Service other than the state-run buses cater to passengers travelling on this route. Avail of bus ticket offers from Ticketgoose.com when you book your tickets online.