Barhalganj is a small village in the municipality of Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh. It is situated on the left bank of Ghaghra River. It comes under in Jahanaganj Tehsil in Azamgarh District. The town is connected to Mau district by a bridge along the Saryu River. It is at 17 km towards South away from Azamgarh District headquarters and 294 km away from Lucknow. This place lies in the border of the Azamgarh and Mau Districts.
Places to Stay
There are no proper hotels to stay in Barhalganj. However, there are hotels in Azamgarh, nearby Barhalganj village and they are Amar Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 501 to Rs. 1000), Gangotri Hotels, Hotel Garuda and Vasail Hotels.
The official language spoken in Barhalgan is Hindi.
Makar Sankranti fair (Khichadi Mela), is celebrated annually.
Places of Interest
Nearby tourist places in Barhalganj are Jaunpur (72 km from Barhalganj), Sarnath (77 km), Varanasi (86 km), Azamgarh (16 km), Mau (30 km), Adari (38 km) and Ghazipur (52 km).
How to Get There
Varanasi Airport is the nearest and major airport located at 78 km near to the Barhalganj.
Sathiaon Rail Way Station (9 km) and Sidhari Halt Rail Way Station (13 km) are the closest.
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