Uttar Pradesh is located in the northern part of India, and it is surrounded by the Indian states of Uttaranchal, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Bihar, Rajasthan, Delhi and Madhya Pradesh. It shares an international border with Nepal. Lucknow, the city of Nawabs, is the capital city of Uttar Pradesh. It boasts of attractive monuments such as Rumi Darwaza, Chota Imambara and The Residency. Kumbh Mela is one of the most important festivals of India held four times every twelve years in Uttar Pradesh. Uttar Pradesh is a majestic land, offering breathtaking tourist attractions. It takes sheer pride in its tourist attractions such as TAJ MAHAL, one of the seven wonders of the world, is like the brightest diamond in the crown of India. From ancient temples to historic places, mind blowing architectural marvels, massive forts, rich cultural heritage and scenic beauty, the state is rich in every sense.
The best time to visit Uttar Pradesh is from October to March.
Agra, Kanpur, Lucknow and Varanasi are the four domestic airports of Uttar Pradesh, which connect the state to other major cities of India by regular flights.
Major cities of Uttar Pradesh like Lucknow, Agra and Varanasi are efficiently connected to other major cities of the country by rail.
Several National Highways such as NH 2,25,26,27,29 and 45 and various state highways make Uttar Pradesh easily accessible from other parts of the country by road.