Farrukhabad city gives its tourists a multiple choice for things to do in the city apart from siteseeing, boating and bathing at ghats, doing shopping, visiting parks and industries and so on. The transport facility and the roadways enhance these opportunities to the tourists in the city.
Pilgrimage Tour in Farrukhabad
There are many religious places in Farrukhabad city. The religious practice at the shrines especially during festive and auspicious occasions are of prime importance as it is attended by huge count of devotees in and around the city so visiting these shrines should never be missed by a tourist in the city irrespective to whichever locality they tour in as all the localities in Farrukhabad have pilgrim centres. The Ghatia Ghat on the banks of holy River Ganga located on the UP SH 29 is an important pilgrim centre which a tourist in the city should never miss.
Farrukhabad in the centre of the Doab region is drained by River Ganges, Ramganga in the East and Kali River in the South. River Ganges is very near to the Amethi kohna and Bhagua Nagla localities of Farrukhabad and also the state highway UP SH 29 runs through these two localities passing River Ganges. Touring towards the ghats is a wonderful experience; it is said that bathing in River Ganga would purify a person. Boating is another joyful experience in the rivers. Apart from these rivers the city has numerous ponds and talabs, swimming in these water bodies is also fun.
Visit to Industrial Area in Farrukhabad
Although the city is primarily an agriculture base many popular agro-based industries are established in Farrukhabad. Being one of the leading producers of potato, varieties of namkeen snacks and sweet supari from betel nut the city has many potato and food processing units and manufacturing and packing units for namkeen and sweet supari in its grounds. These agro-based units are worth a visit as they deal with the detailing of various process, methods, technology and the type of equipment involved in manufacturing an agro product for marketing. The tourists in Farrukhabad should never miss an opportunity for an industrial visit as it depicts the mode of occupation in rural India.
Activities in Farrukhabad
An evening walk along the picturesque parks of Farrukhabad is much relaxing as it gives fresh air to breath and it refreshes the mind and body of the tourists who had a tiring journey. Namkeen snack is quite popular in the city and it is sold at almost each and every snack and sweet shops in Farrukhabad. Apart from namkeen many traditional snacks, sweets and fast foods like kebabs are popular in Farrukhabad. The tourists should try the varieties of kebabs from the fast food centres of the city. Shopping is another exciting tour in Farrukhabad. Popular shopping product in the city is the Zardozi worked garments as the city is much popular for its craftsman ship also original and rich worked zardozi garments are available at all the textile garments of Farrukhabad, apart from these many traditional arts and craft products are also popular to shop in the city.
Watching Craftsmen at Work
As the city is popular for zardozi worked garment and its industry it gives a good experience to view the craftsmen knitting the zardozi embroidery as these types of designs come out with rich decoration with metal and thread work. Embedding zardozi work in garments require much patience and experience which can be experienced in person.