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Gorakhpur Map, India

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Gorakhpur Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Gorakhpur with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Gorakhpur useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Gorakhpur!

Gorakhpur Sightseeing

Gorakhpur is situated in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. Gorakhpur is one of those cities of India which lie in the proximity of the Nepal Border. One should note that India and Nepal have a open border which means that there aren’t any serious security checks when you pass the India - Nepal Border and you don’t even need to have a passport / visa for crossing the border. Tourists visiting Nepal eagerly travel... read more

Gorakhpur History

Rivers Rohini and Rapti merge into each other near Gorakhpur itself and it is documented that Gautama Buddha (who was the one who laid the roots of Buddhism) gave up his modern clothing near this merging point itself. This had happened somewhere in 600 BC. So, Gorakhpur can be considered the place where the foundation of Buddhism was laid. read more

Gorakhpur Travel Guide

The famous saint Paramhans Yoganand was born in Gorakhpur itself. Many famous Buddhist related monuments and sites are part of the city. Gorakhpur has also played an important role in the Indian Independence during the early years of 20th century. read more

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