Places to Visit in Gorakhpur

Category Historic, Natural / Scenic beauty, Recreational, Religious

Gorakhpur has been the land of ancient glory and medieval mysticism. It is endowed with magnificent monuments / temples of attraction.

Gorakhnath Temple , Vishnu Temple, Geeta Vatika, Arogya Mandir, Gita Press and Gita Vatika are the famous places any tourist would like to visit.

Other places like Imambara, Ramgarh Taal, Archeological Museum, Planetarium, Rail Museum are also the centre of attraction for tourist and local people.

There are many parks in the city  with greenery  and is populated in the  morning by morning walkers. The water park – Neer Nikunj is the attraction for  children and students  as they enjoy and can spend hours in the parks  for picnics,  other parks like Govt. Vidhyavasini Park, Indira Bal Vihar, Kusumhi Vinod Van, Premchand Park , Nehru Entertainment Park, Pt. Deen Dayal Upadhyay Park are also vsisted by people.


Photo Gallery

  • Water Park - Neer Nikunj
  • Shaheed Smarak Chauri Chaura
  • Neer Nikunj - Water Park (Night view)

How to Reach:

By Air

Gorakhpur is well connected with the air services and flights to and from delhi and kolkata are available. Next nearest airports are Lucknow and Varanasi.

By Train

Gorakhpur is connected with almost all the big cities by rail. Number of trains are available to reach Gorakhpur from anywhere.

By Road

Gorakhpur is also connected by road from all the neighbouring cities and volvo AC bus service is also available alongwith the UPSRTC buses and taxis.