Places to visit in Uttar Pradesh
Things to do
Earlier called by the name Muazzamabad, Gorakhpur district includes places like Basti, Deoria, Azamgarh and shares its borders with Nepal. It is here that the Aryan culture and civilization flourished. Called Koshal by the ancient kings, Gorakhpur is one of sixteen Mahajanapadas states that existed in India from the 6th century BC. A chain of rulers sat on the throne of Gorakhpur. This historical place boasts of quite a few Tourist Attractions.
The Tourist Attractions in Gorakhpur includes the historical Monuments in Gorakhpur. Gorakhpur was ruled by a chain of rulers. The Museums in Gorakhpur has a collection of objects that throw a great deal of light on its historical past. It is a pleasure to be visiting those museums and witnessing the ious kinds of arts and artifacts that are housed in them.
With numerous shops and market places in Gorakhpur, ious idols of Gods and Goddesses are available here. You can also obtain some of the exclusive Saris and materials of common everyday use from the markets in Gorakhpur.