Allahabad HolidaysIndia
Allahabad is by some accounts the second oldest city in India . Situated in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh at the confluence of the holy rivers Ganges, Yamuna, and Sarasvati, and believed to be the place where Brahma offered his first sacrifice after creating the world, it’s a major …

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How to get to Allahabad

Here's what you need to know about getting to Allahabad. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Allahabad takes 13 hours, 35 minutes.

When to go to Allahabad

Typical Holiday Price

£818 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Allahabad varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

October

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - October is the cheapest month to go to Allahabad.

Where to stay in Allahabad

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Allahabad, according to other travellers.

Reviews of Allahabad

Manu Jha
Manu Jha
17/02/2019

Vintage city! One would just lose himself in the charm of this city. The spirituality of the city is amazing. The best time to explore is during kumbh or Magh mela which starts from 14th January.

Ankit Kumar
Ankit KumarNew Delhi
21/01/2012

Ghosh! Allahabad is not in Kerela, Please Gogobot edit it. I am born here and it's Humiliating:P Anyway, i don't know if any of us could rectify it, but please do suggest a way to change it or it would be so nice, if anyone could do it. Kanpur is also wrongly added to Kerela. Both Allahabad and Kanpur are Districts of most populated Northern State, Uttar Pradesh. To cut it short, our History, 9 out of 14 Prime Minister of India belongs to Uttar Pradesh (State) and 7 of them are either born in Allahabad or had received there education at some level or the other at Allahabad. Now the most important part for which we all are here, it is one of the most developed city in Uttar Pradesh. All modern facilities and amenities are easily accessible. Shopping culture is on boom, Many restaurant are available but mainly serves North Indian Food, for continental 'El Chico' would be a recommendation, no better standalone restaurant serving continental i know till date. Mainly known for it's Sangam- a confluence of three river i.e. Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati, though river saraswati couldn't be seen and don't know of anyone who had seen it either. so it's mainly Ganga & Yamuna.The point of convergence is a sacred place for Hindus. A bath here is said to wash away all the sins and free the individual from the cycle of rebirth. Kumbh Mela (Every 12 year), Aardh Kumbh (Every 6 year), Magh Mela (Every year) are the major occasion when this sacred baths are performed in the month January-February (oOH! its Winter:P), well people come in millions, Allahabad becomes the most populated city in the world during the Kumbh Mela period.

Zaki Mohommad
Zaki MohommadBhopal
26/06/2012

Devesh Drishti
Devesh DrishtiMumbai (Bombay)
18/07/2014

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