Located in the state of Uttar Pradesh, Meerut is an ancient city. Some of its settlements date back to the famous Indus Valley Civilisation and it is the second largest city in the NCR or National Capital Region.
Best Time to Visit Meerut
You can visit Meerut almost all year round but to make the most of your trip and spend a fulfilling holiday in this city, it is best to visit it during winters which are between the months of November to February. The weather is quite pleasant for enjoying different types of activities and sightseeing and exploring the place to the fullest. The nearest airport is located 100 kilometers away in Delhi which is the Indira Gandhi International Airport.
Places to Visit in Meerut
Being full of places with historical and religious importance, Meerut is a fast developing city. You will find some beautifully decorated and huge temples such as the Jain Temples of Hastinapur, Augarnath Temple and Mansa Devi Temple. The Jama Masjid is the first Masjid in North India and the oldest in the nation. One of the oldest churches in North India, St. John’s Church can be found in this city too. The Gandhi Bagh is a peaceful and spacious place to spend quality time in. Do visit the Martyr’s Memorial which is a 98 feet high pillar of marble. Filled with water from the Ganga canal, the Suraj Kund is a pond which was built way back in 1714 and is a must-see. Other tourist attractions would include Shahi Eid Gaah, Parikshitgarh, Dargah of Baley Miyan and Shahpeer’s Mausoleum. Some of the top shopping malls and markets in North India can be found here.
OYO Rooms: Hotels in Meerut
Booking an OYO room during your trip to Meerut is one of the best decisions you will make. These rooms are not only spacious and luxurious but available at reasonable rates which are not easy to match. OYO rooms and hotels in Meerut make your stay comfortable and relaxing, allowing you to explore the city to the fullest. The OYO rooms in Major Dhyanchand Nagar, Prabhat Nagar and Garh Road are the perfect option if you are looking to cover the religious places in the city. The Augharnath Temple, Basilica of Our Lady of Graces and St. John’s Church are quite close to these rooms and so is the Gandhi Park. The best shopping malls and markets such as Shopprix Mall, Abu Lane, Era Mall and PVS Mall are nearby too. Do not forget to taste some lip-smacking local food in this area which will leave you asking for more. All these rooms offer parking and laundry services along with complimentary breakfast too. Honeymoon couples and big families should choose the OYO rooms on Baghpat Road which is a budget hotel in Meerut offering parking and laundry services along with complimentary breakfast. These rooms offer a lot of peace and serenity and are extremely spacious. One of the most reasonable rooms and hotel in Meerut, it is extremely sought after by tourists. If you are visiting Meerut for official purposes and do not intend to stay in the city for long, the OYO rooms in Rithani are more than perfect and one of the cheap hotels in Meerut. Being just a few minutes’ drive from the Meerut Railway Station, it allows you to make the most of your time and leave for the station at the last minute and reach there in a jiffy. Book your OYO rooms according to your unique needs as soon as you book your tickets to Meerut!