Tourist Places in Kanpur

Places to Visit in Kanpur

Kanpur - #5 of 45 in Uttar Pradesh |
Kanpur Average Rating - 5.5/7 1 based on 2274 Ratings

Kanpur is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Kanpur is, however, mostly preferred. The best season or months to visit places in Kanpur are February, March, October, November, December. There are 168 tourist places in Kanpur, 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 Kanpur 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 Kanpur for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Kanpur Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Kanpur, browse through photos & pictures, explore Kanpur using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Kanpur, which are great places to visit, are Shri Mangleshwar Mahadev Mandir, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Green Park Stadium, Patthar Ghat, Valmiki Ashram. Kanpur can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Kanpur Tourist Places



  • Type: Zoo
  • Entry: Paid
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Allen Forest Zoo, Kanpur
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5.8 / 7 1
25 Ratings & 11 Reviews
Allen Forest Zoo is situated about two kilometres from the Kanpur city centre. Popularly known as, Kanpur Zoo, this zoo is the largest open green space in Kanpur. The zoo was open for public in 1971 and covers a land area of about 194249.108 sq. m. The zoo encompasses natural... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
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Jk Temple, Kanpur
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5.6 / 7 1
2092 Ratings & 22 Reviews
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  • Type: Lake
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Moti Jheel, Kanpur
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6.0 / 7 1
12 Ratings & 7 Reviews
Moti Jheel is a lake and a drinking water reservoir in the Benajhabar area of Kanpur. The jheel has adjoining gardens and a children's park, which make it famous attraction. Constructed during the British Rule in India, it is one of the most important recreational places in... Read More »
"Moti Jheel is just awesome"Oct 19, 2015 "Soothing Place"Oct 2, 2015
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Bithoor, Kanpur
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5 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Z square Mall, Kanpur
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Shri Radhakrishna Temple, Kanpur
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6.7 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Shri Radhakrishna temple, which is popularly known as JK Temple, was built by the J.K Trust. The architecture of this temple reflects a blend of ancient and modern style. This temple houses five shrines, out of which the central shrine is dedicated to Hindu God, Lord... Read More »
"Must visit temple"Apr 18, 2016 "Best sight to visit in Kanpur"Dec 30, 2015
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Japani Garden, Kanpur
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6.5 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Kanpur
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6.2 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur is one of the prime institutions established in this country. It is located 15 km west of the city on the Grand Trunk Road. The total area covered by its campus is close to 420 hectares. The main aim of the institute is to provide the... Read More »
"Very good place for learning"Jan 31, 2017 "Great university"Jul 12, 2016
  • Type: Temple
Asha Mandir, Kanpur
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6.3 / 7 1
3 Ratings & 2 Reviews
"Pleasant Mandir"Jun 25, 2015 "Worth visiting"Apr 22, 2015
  • Type: Bridge
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Ganga Barrage( Luv Khush Barrage), Kanpur
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6.3 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Sudhanshu Ji Maharaj, Kanpur
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  • Type: Ashram
Valmiki Ashram, Kanpur
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7.0 / 7 1
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Valmiki Ashram is closely associated with the mythological tales of the epic Ramayana. Located on a hillock, the ashram is believed to be the residence of Goddess Sita, during her exile. In this ashram, Goddess Sita gave birth to her twin sons Luva and Kusha. It is also said... Read More »
  • Type: Ghat
Patthar Ghat, Kanpur
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7.0 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
Patthar Ghat was built by Tikait Rai, who was once the minister of Awadh state. Situated on the banks of the River Ganges in Bithoor, the structure is made up of red stone. At this site stands a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, which is enshrined with a Shiva Linga that is made... Read More »
"Red stone ghat"Apr 18, 2016
  • Type: Garden
Company Bagh, Kanpur
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  • Type: Temple
Prayag Narayan Mandir, Kanpur
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7.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
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Bharat Mata Temple, Kanpur
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6.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
"One of a kind"Sep 27, 2015
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  • Type: Sanctuary
Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary, Kanpur
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6.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
  • Type: Church
All Souls Church, Kanpur
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  • Type: Temple
Ganesh Mandir, Kanpur
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  • Type: Park
Mahatma Gandhi Park, Kanpur
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Ganga Barrage( Luv Khush Barrage), Kanpur

A beautiful dam on holy river ...
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Japani Garden, Kanpur

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Moti Jheel, Kanpur

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