A tehsil in the Bulandshar district of Uttar Pradesh, Siyana is known as the mango bowl of Uttar Pradesh. It is home to a large dairy industry, milk product brands such as Gopal Ji, Param, Parag, Paras, Ananda and Dairy India which are distributed to all major north Indian towns and cities. This small village has one of the biggest Gurh Mandi (wholesale market of jaggery) in Uttar Pradesh. It is located 38 km from Bulandshahr and 405 km from Lucknow.
Places to Stay
Siyana has some very basic places to stay however, there are good budget hotels in Meerut. Some of them are Hotel Narayana (Tariff – Rs. 600), Shere Punjab Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 450), Hotel Deep (Tariff – Rs. 800), MD Deluxe (Tariff Rs. 1000), Madhur Residency (Tariff Rs. 900) and Yedu Residency (Tariff – Rs. 900).
The official language of Siyana is Hindi, though it is spoken in a local dialect.
All major Hindu and Muslim festivals are celebrated with equal fervour in Siyana. But festivals like Baisakhi, Lohri, Gugga Naumi and Gangore are special.
Places of Interest
Khurja (51 km), Sikandrabad (49 km), Chola (45 km), Anoopshar (40 km) and Ahar (33 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Siyana is the Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi. It is located about 93 km away from the town.
The nearest railway station to Siyana is Meerut Railway Station. It is located 59 km away.
There are daily bus services to Hapur, Meerut, Bulandshahr, Sikandrabad, Pilkhuwa, Ghaziabad, Simbhawali, Garh Mukteshwar, Sahanpur and Launga. Some of the best bus operators include Tyagi Tourist Bus Service, Nargis Travels, Jai Hanuman Travels, Sri Krishna Travels and Sanjay Sharma Travels based in Bulandshahr. Bus ticket booking has become very convenient with online bus reservation facility.