Allahabad is a place of great religious and cultural significance in Uttar Pradesh, India. Popularly known as Prayag, this city lies at the confluence of River Ganges and Yamuna, two of the most important rivers in Indian culture. It is believed that a third holy river, Saraswati, also meets these two rivers. Blessed with immense natural beauty and known as a major pilgrimage centre for Hindus, this city is one of the venues of the Kumbh Mela, a grand religious fair held every twelve years. Visitors on a trip to Allahabad can take a dip in the holy confluence of rivers – called Sangam, explore the majestic Allahabad Fort on the river banks and discover the treasures of Anand Bhawan, housing rare historical collections. Travellers must visit the Allahabad Museum to get acquainted with the history of this region. To witness the true beauty of this magnificent city, visitors on an Allahabad tour can go for a boat ride on the Yamuna River. A number of water sporting activities can be enjoyed in the river, including diving, snorkelling and canoeing. With such an array of sights, this city has become an important travel destination in India, along with being a prime religious centre. Those looking for best Allahabad tour packages can contact MakeMyTrip that offers best deals.