Allahabad, also known as illahabad is considered one of the holiest places in India. One of the largest and well established cities of Uttar Pradesh, this metropolis is located at the concursion of the three powerful and divine Rivers, Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati; hence the name Prayag.
Even though, it is the assemblage of mythology and history, Allahabad is an emergent in other sectors such as digital marketing, business and education. For the same reason, the place was declared as the most liveable city in India after Noida and Lucknow in 2013. One of the notable places is IIIT, a center for excelling in education and technology. Established in the year 1999, the institute grew to be the finest in science and research and other allied areas.
Allahabadi street chat is also a reason to visit this city. You definitely cannot miss the delicious road side churmura, baati choka near high court, the famous Sofia Gilory paan or Hari ke samose.
This place has lot more in store. The Sangam is the most famous pilgrim center here, where thousands of travellers flock in every year. The legendary Kumbh Mela is hosted here every 12 years. The fort and the museum and the Hanuman temple are other tourist places you can visit.