Auraiya is a city and a municipal board in Auraiya district in the state of Uttar Pradesh and it is the headquarter of the district. The festivals and the fairs celebrated here are very famous across the country. Ghee and food grains are the main commodities of trade in Auraiya that are transported to various parts of the country.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in and around Auraiya that includes Hotel Raghav Palace, Hotel Shri Sai Palace, Kesarkunj Hotel, Vishal Guest house, Sadhu Hotel, Hotel Kesar Kunj, Yash Plaza, JK Tower, Satkar Guesthouse and Hotel City Centre.
Hindi is the official language of Auraiya. Other languages spoken here are Urdu, Antarbedi, Bundelkhandi, Punjabi, Bengali, and Sindhi.
Important festivals celebrated in Auraiya are Sheetla Ashtami, Ram Navami, Navratri, Guru Nanak Deva birthday, Christmas, Tirthankara, Mahavira, Deepavali, and Muharram.
Places of Interest
There are many places in Auraiya to visit such as Phoolmati Temple, Kali Mata Temple, Sankat Mochan Mandir, Jai Maa Kali Mandir, Shitteshwar Mandir.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Auraiya is the Kanpur Airport that is located 100 km away.
The closest rail-head is at Etawah (60 km from Auraiya) and Kanpur (96 km from Auraiya).
There are regular buses from Auraiya to Kannauj, Kanpur, Agra, Allahabad, and Faizabad. Auraiya is situated at a distance of 64 km away from Etawah and 105 km from Kanpur. There are many private operators operating in this region. Book your bus tickets here