Tourist Places in Ayodhya

Places to Visit in Ayodhya

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Ayodhya is mostly preferred by travellers from Lucknow, Ahmedabad. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Ayodhya is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Family. The best season or months to visit places in Ayodhya are February, October, November, December. There are 22 tourist places in Ayodhya, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Ayodhya can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Ayodhya for 2 days to 3 days.
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Ayodhya Tourist Places



  • Type: Monument
Moti Mahal, Ayodhya
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Moti Mahal, which is also known as Pearl Palace, was the residence of Shuja-ud-daulah's wife, Bahu Begum, who married the Nawab in 1743. Architecture of the palace is an example of Mughal architecture. It is located few kilometres away from Ayodhya in Faizabad. Read More »
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  • Type: Place of Worship
The Hanuman Garhi, Ayodhya
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The Hanuman Garhi is believed to have been built at the site that was inhabited by Hanuman. To reach the temple, 76 steps need to be climbed. Land of the temple is believed to have been donated by Nawab of Avadh, on which construction was done during the middle of the 10th... Read More »
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  • Type: Religious Place
Treta ke Thakur, Ayodhya
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Treta-Ke-Thakur is believed to have been built at the place where Lord Ram is said to have performed the Ashvamedha Yajnya. At the site, the Raja of Kullu built a new temple 300 years ago. This temple was further improved by Ahalyabai Hokar of Indore in 1784. During the same... Read More »
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Tulsi Smarak Bhawan, Ayodhya
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Tulsi Smarak Bhawan, which was built in memory of the poet Goswami Tulsidas, acts as a venue for varied religious ceremonies and discussions. The institution is used to sing bhajans and kirtans and host prayer meetings. Popular belief states that at the site, Tulsidas... Read More »
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Sita Ki Rasoi, Ayodhya
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Sita Ki Rasoi is believed to be the place where Sita cooked food for her family for the first time after her marriage to Lord Ram. Within the premises are displayed symbolic kitchen utensils. Apart from this, the temple also has beautiful statues of the four brothers Ram,... Read More »
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  • Type: Religious Place
Ram ki Paidi, Ayodhya
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Ram ki Paidi is situated near Nayaghat and was built between 1984 and 1985. A group of bathing ghats on the bank of River Sarayu, these are visited by large number of pilgrims. Reconstruction of the paidi was taken up on the orders of the then Chief Minister and Irrigation... Read More »
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Nageshwarnath Temple, Ayodhya
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Nageshwarnath Temple was built by Lord Ram's son Kush and has a mythical tale to it. It is believed that while taking bath in the River Sarayu, King Kush lost his amulet. The amulet was returned to him by a Nag-Kanya (Snake-damsel), who fell in love with him. Following this,... Read More »
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Chakra Harji Vishnu Temple, Ayodhya
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Chakra Harji Vishnu Temple is situated in Faizabad, at the Guptar Ghat. Within the temple lie footprints that are believed to be of Lord Ram. The temple also contains statues of various Hindu deities. Main attraction of the temple is the statue of Chakra Harji Vishnu,... Read More »
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  • Type: Monument
Mausoleum of Bahu Begum, Ayodhya
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Mausoleum of Bahu Begum, considered to be one of the finest buildings of its kind in Avadh, was built on the order of Nawab Shuja-ud-daulah. The Nawab constructed the Maqbara after the death of his wife, Bahu Begum, in 1816. The mausoleum was built at the cost of three lakh... Read More »
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  • Type: Park
Rishabhdev Rajghat Udyan, Ayodhya
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Rishabhdev Rajghat Udyan is situated at Raj Ghat on the shores of River Sarayu. Dedicated to Shri Risabhdev Ji, it is considered to be one of the most famous parks of the destination. Within the park that contains lush green lawns, lies a 22 ft tall idol of Shri Risabhdev Ji... Read More »
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  • Type: Heritage Site
Gulab Bari, Ayodhya
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Gulab Bari also known as Gopal Bari (Rose Garden) was established in 1775 and is situated a few kilometres away from Ayodhya in Faizabad. The rose garden is spread across the entire zone that houses the tombs of the third Nawab of Avadh, Shuja-ud-daulah, and his parents.... Read More »
  • Type: Historic Place
Mani Parbat, Ayodhya
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Mani Parbat is believed to have fallen down from the hill containing Sanjeevani Booti (herb). It is believed that it is a fragment of the hill that was carried by Hanuman to heal Lord Ram's brother Lakshmana. A beautiful mound having an elevation of 65 ft tall, it offers a... Read More »
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Guptar Ghat, Ayodhya
  • Type: Religious Place
Guptar Ghat, Ayodhya
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Ranked 13 of 22
Places to Visit in Ayodhya
Guptar Ghat, situated on the banks of River Sarayu, is believed to be the place where Lord Ram took ‘jal samadhi'. It is believed that at the ghat, Lord Ram drowned himself and left earth for 'Vaikuntha', the divine abode of Lord Vishnu. Devotees believe that a dip... Read More »
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Kanak Bhavan, Ayodhya
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Ranked 14 of 22
Places to Visit in Ayodhya
Kanak Bhavan, which is also known as Sone ka Ghar (House of gold) was built in the 19th century. The temple is situated in the centre of Ayodhya and is visited by a number of travellers. Kanak Bhavan is devoted to Lord Ram and his wife Sita. It is believed that Rani... Read More »
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  • Type: Religious Place
Ramjanamabhoomi, Ayodhya
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Places to Visit in Ayodhya
Ramjanamabhoomi is well-known as the birthplace of Lord Ram. It is said that till 1855, both Hindus and Muslims used to offer prayers at their respective places of worship at the site. Hindu nationalists claim that the site is the birthplace of Lord Ram. These... Read More »
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  • Type: Craft
Raja Mandir, Ayodhya
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Ranked 16 of 22
Places to Visit in Ayodhya
Raja Mandir is famed for its association with Lord Ram, the ruler of Ayodhya. Located on the Guptar Ghat, the temple contains beautifully carved statues of different Hindu Gods and Goddesses. The construction of the temple is done in typical Hindu architectural style.... Read More »
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  • Type: Religious Place
Military Temple, Ayodhya
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Ranked 17 of 22
Places to Visit in Ayodhya
Military Temple is located in the cantonment area of Faizabad. Often known as CMP Temple, it is maintained by The Dogra Regimental Centre.   Read More »
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  • Type: Fort
Fort Calcutta, Ayodhya
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Places to Visit in Ayodhya
Fort Calcutta was constructed by Shuja-ud-daulah after being defeated by the British in the war that took place in Buxar in 1764. The Nawab stayed in the fort till his death on 26th January 1775. Walls of the fort are constructed using local clay. With its beautiful... Read More »
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  • Type: Museum
Faizabad Museum, Ayodhya
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Ranked 19 of 22
Places to Visit in Ayodhya
Faizabad Museum, built at the centre of Faizabad, is popular among the visitors for its mythical and historical display. In addition to different war weapons, the museum also displays the amusing side of the rulers with its exhibits. In the museum are also housed silverware,... Read More »
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  • Type: Park
Tulsi Udyan, Ayodhya
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Places to Visit in Ayodhya
Tulsi Udyan is dedicated to Goswami Tulsidas, the author of the famous epic Ramcharitmanas, which is also known as Ramayana. The garden situated on the National Highway of Faizabad. Previously, it was known as Victoria Park as it had an idol of Queen Victoria at its... Read More »
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