Bhopal is the capital city of Madhya Pradesh, India. It is known as city of lakes for its various natural and artificial lakes and is also one of the greener cities in India. It is said that Bhopal was originally called as Bhojpal named after the founder of the city Raja Bhoj. Bhopal features a blend of Hindu and Islamic cultures and beautifully balances both North Indian and South Indian cultures. Bhopal is home to a thriving handicraft industry and visitors can shop for silver jewellery, bead work/embroidered purses and cushions. When one is in Bhopal, the most important thing to experience is its cuisine, right from chaats, kebabs to biryani and sweets like jalebi, the food of Bhopal is very delectable. Major tourist attractions in the city are Jama Masjid, Taj-ul-Masjid, Moti Masjid, Sadar Manzil, Bharat Bhawan, Lower Lake, Birla Museum, Shaukat Mahal, Van Vihar National Park and Archaeological Museum. Bhopal, the city of lakes attracts tourist throughout the year, the city is well connected by air route and roads. Bhopal is well connected with the rest of the cities in the country such as Delhi, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Indore and Mumbai. Major airlines such as Air India, Jet Airways, SpiceJet and JetLite operates flights to and from Bhopal. Bhopal Airport which is also known as Raja Bhoj Airport , is located at a distance of 15 km north-west of Bhopal city center. It is the second busiest airport in Madhya Pradesh. Bhopal airport handles both domestic and international passengers. Find the best deals on Bhopal flight tickets on Via.com and book your flights at the lowest airfare along with benefits like instant confirmation, lowest convenience fee, airfare calendar and easy cancellation/refund.
Gorakhpur is named after sage Gorakshanath and is located in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is situated on the banks of Rapti river near the border of Nepal. It is a famous religious centre and was once home to several Buddhist, Hindu, Sikh and Jain saints. Gorakhpur is the home to many historic Buddhist sites. The city is packed with many beautiful memorials and art/treasure galleries. Major tourist attractions in Gorakhpur include Gorakhnath Temple, Vishnu Mandir, Ambedkar Park, Taramandal, Nehru Entertainment Park, Lord Buddha Museum and Ram Garh Tal. Flights to Gorakhpur are available from very few Indian cities as the airport is a military facility. The major cities with direct flights to Gorakhpur are Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Chennai. As the availability of the flights are very less, travelers who are planning to visit the city are advised book their tickets well in advance. Gorakhpur airport is located at distance of 8 km from the city center. It is a single building with common arrival and departure hall. Find the best deals on Gorakhpur flight tickets on Via.com and book your flights at the lowest airfare along with benefits like instant confirmation, lowest convenience fee, airfare calendar and easy cancellation/refund.