This state, many a time referred to as U.P. is situated in the northern part of India. Known to be the most populous state in India, Uttar Pradesh is considered to be the fifth largest state in India, the capital of which is Lucknow.
The two frequently spoken dialects in this state are Hindi and Urdu apart from other regularly spoken languages from other cities. Bhojpuri is the second frequently spoken language in this state.
Conceived to be an attractive tourist spot, people from all over the world visit this state more so to view the Taj Mahal in Agra which is one of the Seven Wonders of the World.
The other world heritage sites are the Agra Fort and The Fatehpur Sikri.
Two holy rivers, the Yamuna and the Ganga (Ganges) flow through this state on account of which many sacred cities located on their banks are frequented by many religious followers.
Kanpur is perhaps the only city in India where you can literally shop till you drop. With the cities industrial backbone , this city generate such a strong annual income that in has a good effect on lifestyle of it's residents. Great fashion by local industries meets upto BRAND expectations at nearly half their prices and if you want to buy leather , there is no better place in the than Kanpur - THE LEATHER CAPITAL OF THE WORLD. Start your day by having breakfast with Jalebis dipped in curd and poori - sabji at sweet shops as early as 7:30 in the morning. Then catch a tempo or bus to Allen Forest Zoo ( Largest zoo in terms of area in Asia) to spend a great time with your friends and family. Leave at 4 in the evening ( it takes a whole day to explore an area as big as Allen Forest ) and...
There is not a single lounging, Western-style cafe, coffee house, snack place, light eating and relaxing where one can spend a couple of hundred rupees in a comfy chair with friends in the area of the buhd bazaar. Moradabad is one of the most colourful and fascinating Artisan areas in the world. There are many thousands of people who would love to visit this city if it were properly promoted. There are thousands of small workshops and manufacturers that Westerners would love to visit. The architecture of the small houses in the back streets is stunning. Very much to the taste of Western visitors. There are no emporiums and shops representing a broad spectrum of goods that are being made in Moradabad (the barton brass bazaar sells one small range of outdated Middle Eastern tourists junk)
Other destinations Uttar Pradesh