Prayagraj City Guide
The king of pilgrimage centres, Allahabad has its significance from ancient era. Formerly known as Prayag, Allahabad is mentioned in The Vedas, Ramayana and Mahabharata. It is located at the confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati called Sangam. Maha Kumbh, held every 12 years, is the main attraction of Allahabad. One can see millions of people at Kumbh Mela where devotees flock in large numbers to take a holy dip and participate in the Mela. Colonial as well as Mughal architectural buildings like Allahabad fort, Alfred Park, Khusro Bagh adorn the city. Amusement Parks like Fun Gaon and Nandan Kanan Water Park also give room to leisure activities. Allahabad is also home for imminent personalities Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Mahadevi Verma, Motilal Nehru, Sumitra Nandan Panth, Jawaharlala Nehru, Murli Manohar Joshi and Amitabh Bachchan. Know more about the city, it’s history, Allahabad Tourism, things to do and various services it offer through Allahabad City Guide.