Kesherwani Travels

GORAKHPUR TOUR

Overview

Overview :

Gorakhnath Temple

4 Km. from Gorakhpur Jn. Rly. Station on Nepal Road. It is one of the most prominent and magnificent temples of this area. A one month-long "Makar Sankranti Mela" is organised here every year commencing on 14th January. Several lakhs of pilgrims and tourists visit the temple during the Mela.

Vishnu Temple

3 Km. from Rly. Station on Medical College Road, it has a full-size status of Lord Vishnu made of Kasauti (Black) stone. It belongs to Pal dynasty of 12th Century A.D. This status was taken to Great Britain by the British rulers. But the Queen of Majhauli Raj fought a case in Privy Council of U.K. and regained the same. The traditional 'Ram Lila' is organised here every year on the occasion of 'Dusshera'.

Gita Press

4 km. from Rly. Station, it is situated at Reti Chowk. All 18 parts of "SHREE MADBHAGWAT GITA" is written on the marble-walls. Other wall-hangings and painting reveal the events of life of Lord Rama & Krishna. All sorts of hindu religious books and handloom-textiles are sold here on subsidised rates.

Kusumi Vinod Van

9 km. from Rly. Station, it is situated on NH-28, just ahead of Air Force station. A suitable place for picnic

Geeta Vatika

km. from Rly. Station, it is situated on Pipraich road. There are enchanting statues of Radha-Krishna.

See Places

See Places :

Ramgarh Tal

3 km. from Rly. Station, it is huge lake of 1700 acres. It is a good tourist place having a Water Sports Complex, Buddha Museum, Planetarium, Tourist Bungalow, Champa Vihar Park and Circuit House.

Rail Meusium

Local Gorakhpur Near Rly. Station.

Water Park

Local Gorakhpur Champa Vihar Park, Ramgarh tal