Prospering with the richness of literature, unique architecture and art is one of the commercial centers of North India, Rampur. Famously known for its art, literature, and the Nawabs, Rampur is a major cultural and political center of this region.
The blending of rituals, religions and cultures can be seen all year long as the city soaks itself in the harmony of peace. Rampur has been known for the Rampur Gharana in a musical world which is one of the important schools of Hindustani classical music which was started by the court musicians of the Nawabs. The city has witnessed several rulers in the past and so has Rampur had a lot of historical significance. Amongst the several popular things, Rampuri cuisine that was developed by the chefs of Nawabs that is a part of Mughlai tradition is very famous for its distinctive flavors and recipes that have come in from the royal kitchens.
Enjoy this traditional as well as a modern town, which dwells in the cultural roots as it stretches to embrace the urban commercial world.
Best Time to Visit
(Describe the climate of Rampur)
Rampur has a sub-tropical climate that results in large variation in the summer and winter temperatures. And it is quite impossible to plan for tourism in the summer months in this city.
Summer: The temperature is at its peak during the months of April to June, with average high temperature soaring up to 44℃ whereas by the nights, the heat reduces and the lowest that it can drop to is 27℃. It is not advisable to visit during such harsh weather conditions.
Monsoons: July to the end of September is the rainy season where August is the wettest month. Temperature is usually in the range of 18℃ to 32℃, which is pleasantly comfortable with moderate amounts of rainfall.
Winter: Winter is the ideal time to visit Rampur, which is during the months of November to February. January is the coldest month, and the minimum temperature can sometimes go below 5℃ during the nights, whereas the day temperature is usually warm and pleasant which stays between 15℃- 20℃.
How to Reach
(Transport availability for traveling)
The nearest airport to Rampur is the Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi, which is at a distance of 187 km. It is one of the biggest airports in the country and it services to every part of the country as well as the world.
Rampur is well-connected by road to other towns such as Delhi, Agra, Haridwar, Aligarh, Lucknow, Bareilly and many other cities of Uttar Pradesh and neighboring states.
Rampur has its own railway station that lies in between Moradabad and Bareilly railway line at the junction point of Kathgodam line. Several trains make a halt here that are crossing over in all directions. Moradabad railway station and Bareilly station are two other major railway heads close to Rampur.