Allahabad City InformationThe city of Allahabad has a rich cultural heritage and has a great historical tradition. Allahabad is popularly known as one of the holy places of Kumbh fair or Kumbh Mela or Kumbh fair. Which occurs in every six and twelve years. Another attraction of Allahabad is the Sangam or confluence of three holiest rivers in Hindu mythology, namely river Ganga, Yamuna, and mythical Saraswati. The wooden craft boat ride from Allahabad to Varanasi is also enjoyed by the pilgrims and tourists during Allahabad travel
The Allahabad city grew on the banks of the river Yamuna. The Kingdom of Kaushambhi flourished in this region in ancient times. The Allahabad region was also the capital of the ancient Vatsa Kingdom. Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh has been mentioned as Prayag in several ancient Indian scriptures such as Veda, Puranas, and even the two great epics, the Ramayana and the Mahabharata. Allahabad is one of the largest cities in Uttar Pradesh, India.
You get an opportunity to discover the ancient heritage of this historical city during your tours and vacations.