Tourist Places in Allahabad

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Sangam, Allahabad
Sangam, Allahabad
Rank 1
Ranked 1 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Religious Place
Triveni Sangam, located at a distance of 7 km from the Civil Lines is one of the most famous tourist attractions of the city. It is the confluence of the three rivers Ganges, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati.   It is also believed to be the same spot where the drops of holy nectar... Read More »
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Allahabad University, Allahabad
Rank 2
Ranked 2 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Allahabad University, also known as the University of Allahabad was the 4th modern University established in the country. Established on 23rd September 1887, it is one of the most popular universities in India. The university has managed to maintain it’s sound academic tradition along with... Read More »
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Kalyani Devi temple, Allahabad
Rank 3
Ranked 3 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Temple
Kalyani Devi Temple is considered as one of the sacred Shaktipeeth in Allahabad. The temple is considered sacred since Sati's fingers were believed to have fallen here. It is also believed that the idol housed within this temple is over thousand years old. The Chaitra Navratri and the Ashwin... Read More »
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Ashoka Pillar, Allahabad
Ashoka Pillar, Allahabad
Rank 4
Ranked 4 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Monument
  • Entry: Paid
Ashoka Pillar, located outside the Allahabad fort was constructed in the 16th century. The pillar has the inscriptions from Ashoka and later inscriptions to Samudragupta and Jahangir were also attributed to this pillar. Constructed by Akbar at the confluence of the rivers Ganges and Yamuna, this... Read More »
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Khusro Bagh, Allahabad
Rank 5
Ranked 5 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Historic Place
Khusro Bagh, located close to Allahabad railway station, is one of the popular tourist destinations in Allahabad. The park holds a huge historical significance as it houses the tomb of Prince Khusro. Prince Khusro   was one of the sons of Emperor Jahangir. Prince Khusro was... Read More »
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Allahabad Fort, Allahabad
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Ranked 6 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Fort
  • Entry: Paid
Allahabad Fort was built by Emperor Akbar in 1583 AD. The massive fort stands on the banks of the river Yamuna near the confluence with river Ganges. Praised for it’s architectural design, the Allahabad Fort is the largest fort constructed by Akbar. This fort has three magnificent galleries... Read More »
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Company Gardens Allahabad, Allahabad
Rank 7
Ranked 7 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Garden
Company Gardens, also called Alfred Park, is located at the heart of the Allahabad city. It is not only the biggest and most beautiful gardens in the city, but also witness to an important incident of India‚Äôs freedom struggle during the last century. It was at this garden that the brave heart... Read More »
Anand Bhawan, Allahabad
Rank 8
Ranked 8 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Anand Bhawan, located in the heart of the city is the ancestral home of the first Prime-Minister of India and the freedom fighter, Jawaharlal Nehru. The bhawan has also been home to Indira Gandhi, who was also known as the "Iron Lady of India". At present, this place has turned into a... Read More »
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Minto Park, Allahabad
Rank 9
Ranked 9 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Park
Minto Park, one of the most popular tourist attractions has been re-christened Madan Mohan Malaviya Park.   It is one of the most visited attractions for researchers.. The park is erected on a site which is located near  the Saraswati Ghat in Yamuna. In addition, the park... Read More »
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Hanuman Mandir, Allahabad
Rank 10
Ranked 10 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Temple
Hanuman Mandir, located in  proximity to the Allahabad Fort is one of the unique temples in the city. Tourists visiting the temple can witness a huge idol of Hanuman, which is 20 feet long and 8 feet wide. This idol is in a reclining position and is a few feet below the ground. This temple... Read More »
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All Saints Cathedral, Allahabad
Rank 11
Ranked 11 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Church
All Saints Cathedral, located on the M.G Road is one of the famous cathedrals in Allahabad. Constructed in the 19th century, the entire cathedral is built in Gothic style.   The church was designed by one of the eminent architect, Sir William Emerson. He was the one who also designed... Read More »
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Lalita Devi Temple, Allahabad
Rank 12
Ranked 12 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Temple
Lalita Devi Temple is dedicated to Lalita Devi, who is a manifestation of Sati. Located near this temple is a Bargad Ghat, which is believed to be very sacred. Inside this temple is a smaller shrine, which houses a Shiva linga made of mercury. During the Chaitra Navratri festival, special idols... Read More »
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Alfred Park, Allahabad
Rank 13
Ranked 13 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Park
  • Entry: Paid
Alfred Park, the largest park in Allahabad is one of the most famous  destinations.  The park houses huge statue of George V and Victoria, which are installed in the centre of this park. In addition, this park also served as the venue for official ceremonies during the time of British... Read More »
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Shankar Viman Mandapam, Allahabad
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Temple
Shankar Viman Mandapam, located in  proximity to Triveni is 130-feet-high. It is    a four-storied structure that houses the idols of Kumari Bhatt, Jagatguru Shankaracharya and Kamakshi Devi. In addition, idols of Tirupati Balaji and Yogashastra Sahasrayogam Linga are also... Read More »
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Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Allahabad Museum, inaugurated in 1947 by the first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru is one of the best-kept museums in India. The museum is known for it’s separate galleries which are devoted to archaeological findings, art gallery, natural history exhibits and artefacts.  ... Read More »
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Mankameshwar temple, Allahabad
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Temple
Mankameshwar temple is located along the banks of river Yamuna. Situated in close proximity to Saraswati Ghat, this temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. According to the Hindu calendar, in Sawan month,  Mondays are considered auspicious. Therefore, most of the devotees pay visit to the temple... Read More »
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Swaraj Bhawan, Allahabad
Rank 17
Ranked 17 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Historic Place
  • Entry: Paid
Swaraj Bhawan, which is the old Anand Bhawan was donated by Moti Lal Nehru who was father of Jawaharlal Nehru and a freedom fighter in 1930. This bhawan was renamed by him as Swaraj Bhawan.   Daily four shows of a light and a sound programme are  organised here.... Read More »
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Shivkoti Mahadev Temple, Allahabad
Rank 18
Ranked 18 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Temple
Shivkoti Mahadev Temple, located near Triveni is situated on the banks of river Yamuna, which is directly opposite to the Allahabad Fort. Popularly known as Someshwar Mahadev Temple, the temple houses the deity Someshwar Mahadev, which is the ‘Rudra Roop’ of Lord Shankar. In addition,... Read More »
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Muir College, Allahabad
Rank 19
Ranked 19 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Muir College is a mix of Gothic and Indian architectural elements which was designed by William Emerson. The college was established in 1886 and was commenced in 1874. Muir College houses an arcade quadrangle, which is dominated by a 200 feet minaret tower. This minaret tower is cream in colour... Read More »
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Someshwar Mahadev Temple, Allahabad
Rank 20
Ranked 20 of 42
Places to Visit in Allahabad
  • Type: Temple
Triveni Sangam, a religious centre in Allahabad is the confluence of the rivers the Ganga, the Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati. The ancient Someshwar Mahadev Temple, also known as Shivkoti temple, is located in Naini village near Sangam on the banks of the River Yamuna opposite to Allahabad... Read More »
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