Etawah is a city situated on the banks of Yamuna River in the state of Uttar Pradesh in India. It is the administrative headquarters of the Etawah District and is about 165 km west of Kanpur. The city held high significance in the Indian Rebellion of 1857. It is also the place of ‘sangam’ or confluence between the Yamuna and Chambal rivers. The region is believed to have existed even in the Bronze Age, flaunting a rich history.
Etawah is known for its handloom products and derives its name from the burner of bricks (where bricks are made); it has thousands of brick centers between its boundaries. Beyond its boundaries are also several destinations for tourists to explore. The places to visit near Etawah make for fine little detours during your trip. Places such as Etawah Safari Park, National Chambal Sanctuary, Sarsai Nawar Wetland, and Agra-Etawah Cycle Highway allow you to rejoice your decision of traveling to this beautiful city. The highway track begins from the Lion Safari in Etawah and covers Naugava ka Quila, Raja Bhoj ki Haveli, and Bateshwar Nath Temple.
Apart from these tourist attractions, Etawah is also a home to many temples and mosques- Hajari Mahadev Temple, Sarsai Nawar Kali Vahan Mandir, Neel Kanth Mahadev Mandir (Lord Shiva Temple), Maa Kalka Devi Mandir, Pachnada, Etawah Shahi Jama Masjid, Sai Mandir, Tixi Temple, Pilua Mahavir Brahmani Devi.
Talking about the accessibility to this city, it is connected by Saifai Domestic Airport which is around 15 kilometers from the city center; this airport has only unscheduled chartered flights. The nearest domestic airport is Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi Airport which is 175 kilometers away. The nearest International Airport is Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport, located at a distance of around 220 kilometers. It is well connected by a good rail network and has bus connections to most of the nearby cities.
The Experience of OYO Hotels in Etawah
The OYO hotels can add significantly to your trip by providing the most comfortable stays at the most affordable prices. They are not just pocket-friendly but are also suitable for all groups and have a wide range of facilities to offer. The OYO residences in Etawah offer various services and facilities ranging from high-speed Wifi, running cold and hot water, 24-hour room service, complimentary breakfasts, and conference rooms. The rooms enhance your stay with 32-inch LED TVs with DTH and access to banquet halls and in-house restaurants.
There are many OYO budget hotels sprawled across the city. Some properties offer a quiet retreat from the hustle and bustle of the mainland while others overlook important monuments and scenic spots. The convenient locations of all these hotels add another point in their favor. These hotels boast of contemporary interiors, clean and spacious facilities, proximity to popular eateries, and a rejuvenating ambiance to soak in the essence of Etawah.
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