According to Hidnu mythology it was the place where child Dhruva meditdated standing on one leg
and Pleased God. God granted him a boon to shine as a star for eternity. There are many more places
to visit around such as Ram Janki Temple, Hari Dam Ashram, Nana Saheb Smarak.
Jajmau mound is stiuated on eastern part of the city. It is the highest place among all Cities of
Uttarpardesh. One can visit here beautiful temples of Siddhnath and Siddha Devi. Mausoleum of
Makhdum Shah Ala-ul-Haq (Well known Sufi saint) is also situated here which was built by Firoz
Shah Tughlaq in 1358.
SHRI RADHAKRISHAN TEMPLE
It is well known temple all over India for its architect, built by JK Trust. Temple holds Five shrines .
The central one is dedicated to Lord Radha and krishna and others are dedicated Lord Lakshmi and
Narayan,Lord Ardhanarishwar ,Lord Narmadeshwar and Lord Hanuman.
Phool Bagh is also known as Ganesh Udyan. It is beautiful Park stiuated at Mall Road. In the Center of
Park there is beautiful building known as Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi Memorial. Once it was an
Orthopedic Rehabilitation Hospital during the first world War.
It is favourite holdiay destination for picnic lovers. It is also drinking water reservoir of Kanpur
Waterworks. It is beautiful garden with beautiful landscapes.
It is one of the best zoological park in India and also known as Allen Forest Zoo.
It was an inaugurated in 1971. It is abode of several Species of fauna. Many Wild species and avian
Species are the attraction of park.
KANPUR MEMORIAL CHRUCH
The church was built in memory of those Britishers who left their lives in 1857's revolt. This Church is
orignally Known as All Soul's Cathedral.
JAIN GLASS TEMPLE
It is beautiful temple known for its glass and enamel work. The Temple is Located in Maheswari
mahal. Temple is dedicated to Lord Mahavira and 23 Jain Tirthankaras.
It is stiuated at bank of Ganga river. It has its own unique place in the history of India. It was
also location of First indian War for Independence (1857) that is why this place aslo reffered to Sepoy
NAWABGANJ BIRD SANCTUARY
It is best place for one who has great interest in birds. Sancturay is full of Siberian migratory birds
such as Pigeon,Common teal, Shoveller, Purple Moorhen, Pintain, Coot and many more. Sancturay is
best to visit in the month of December.