Things To Do in BulandshahrBulandshahr is a city caught in the midst of tradition and urbanization. There are plenty of opportunities for tourists to get engaged in a number of different things. When in Bulandshahr discover its uniqueness, and have a varied experience from praying and boat rides to shopping and snacking. The experience is definitely going to help you relax and appreciate all the best things about life.
Sightseeing in Bulandshahr
The many religious site in Bulandshahr include Bhuteshwar Mahadev Mandir, Ganga Mata Mandir, Ram Mandir, Shiv dham, Raj Rajeshwar Mandir, Bhavan Mandir, Saint Sufi Tomb, Agha Mosque and All Saints Church. Other attractions are Kala Aam, Kamla Palace and Ashok Park. It is very easy to walk around Bulandshahr city. Alternatively you can travel in auto or cycle rickshaw, rented or private cars.
River Trips in Bulandshahr
Anoopshahr in Bulandshar district is also known as “choti khashi”. One can take river trips in Anoopshahr. Boat rides are economical and leisurely. Riverfront is always busy with people. Tourists find the boat ride on the river Ganga to be mesmerizing. Early evening and early mornings are the best time for the boat rides, when the temperatures are low.
Photography in Bulandshahr
Bulandshahr has a lot to offer for those who are keen on picking up the camera, and seeing at the beauty of the place through the lens of the camera. Picturesque sight of the sunset, sun rise, and bathing at Ganga ghats provide ample fodder for photography. Bulandshahr is religious destination. So, expectedly, one can document through pictures all the different temples dedicated to different Hindu gods and goddesses.
One can capture many memorable experiences when travelling Bulandshahr with friends and family.
Shopping in Bulandshahr
You will find shopping in Bulandshar very interesting. The city is very important for zari and zardozi work. Best shopping places are in are at Ansari Road, Chowk Bazaar, Civil Lines, Kamla Nagar, Krishna Nagar and Lal Talab. Best retail stores to go for shopping are Cantabil Retail India Ltd. at City Mall, Civil Lines, Benu Collection at Lal Talab and Goyal Readymade Store at Goyal Readymade Store. Ceramics of Khurja are very popular worldwide. They function as excellent gift items. You can also check out Munna Crockery Store and Vivek Crockery at Chowk Bazar. Gold smiths of Bulandshahr are very famous. Tourists also shop here for gold and silver jewellery, brassware, and carved wooden toys.
Walking tours in Bulandshahr
Sightseeing on foot in Bulandshar can be a lot of fun. One gets to explore every nook and corner of the city. It is a very intimate experience for the traveler. If planned well, the walk will not get hectic and tiring but rather adventuresome and inspiring. Bulandshahr is a city steeped in traditions and old culture. One gets to explore the life that was lived before in historic ruins. The historic sites make us reminiscent and thoughtful.
The bazaars of Bulandshahr have an endless array of ethnic handicrafts on display. Weavers of Bulandshahr are a master class in their craft of embroidery. The work of embroidery is spectacular and speaks to the heart of people in India and abroad. Pause a moment to look at the local craft such as a ceramic pot, hand carved wooden toy, work of embroidery, etc. Enjoy the street shopping experience while being intoxicated in the colours, sight and sound of the local bazaars.
Snacking in Bulandshahr
Bulandshahr is very famous for Mughlai and Awadhi cuisine. You can sample different chaats, sweets and thandai for a satiating gastronomic exploration and fun. Most popular street foods such as samosa, golgappa, pakora, kathi rolls and masala dosa are eaten daily. Connoisseur of sweets will find their palate satisfied with jalebi, ladoo, Gulab Jamuns and Burfi. During the summers do not miss out of pistachio, almond kulfi adorned with falooda.
Watching Craftsmen at Work
There are many potters, wooden toy makers and weavers, gold smiths, zari and zardozzi craftsmen in Bulandshahr. These crafts are ancient and have been passed down the generations. It is a delight to watch the skill and versatility of the craftsmen at work. Cotton cloth printing is a very popular craft done by local artisan in Bulandshahr. Souvenirs of ceramics and wood are must buy as they are beautiful and come at affordable prices.