About Bilgram

Bilgram is a famous city in Hardoi district of Uttar Pradesh. The city during ancient time formed part of Kannauj region. Kannauj, Bithur, Naimisharanya, Kanpur and Lucknow are some of the nearby tourist destinations from here.

About Bilgram

Geography of Bilgram

Bilgram is located at geographical coordinates of 27.18°N and 80.03°E with an average elevation of 136 meters or 446 feet above sea level. It is located 30 kms from Hardoi, and 115 kms towards East from the state capital Lucknow. The city lies on the border of Hardoi and Kannauj district. The River Ganga flows between Bilgram and Kannauj.

Transport in Bilgram

The city has a good road and rail network. From here you can find buses and taxis to various parts of the state. The city is located on the Billahaur-Katra State Highway. Farrukhabad railway junction is the nearest major station from here located at a distance of 56 kms. Kanpur airport is the nearest one from here located at a distance of 115 kms.

History and Culture of Bilgram

Bilgram is asid to be founded in the 9th or 10th century by Raikwar King Raja Sri Ram. The Battle of Bilgram in 1540 took place between Humayun and Sher Shah Suri. Sher Shah Suri defeated Humayun in the Battle of Bilgram and established Sur dynasty (1540 -1556) which ruled a large territory in northern part of the Indian subcontinent with Delhi serving as its capital.

Tourism in Bilgram

Bilgram is famous for holy sites of Shia Muslims. Bada Imam Bada Bilgram and Dargah Abbas are 2 heritage places that are very popular among the tourists. Baba Mansanath temple is one of the oldest temples in the city that attracts many Hindu followers. The temple was built by Lala Mansaram. During the month of Savan, there is a lot of importance to visit this temple when thousands of people from all around visit here. There is also a fair organized here that lasts for about a month. Additionally one can also choose to explore some of the nearby tourist destinations in Hardoi district including Clock Tower and Victoria Memorial. There are few hotels in and around Bilgram that accommodates tourists coming different parts of Uttar Pradesh.

Hotel Asha
Address: GT Road, Saraimeera, Kannauj, Uttar Pradesh 209725
Phone: 095542 63999

Hotel Rajdhani
Address: G.T Road, Saraimeera, Kannauj, Uttar Pradesh 209725
Phone: 094552 81000

Hotel M L Palace
Address: Near PSM College Makrand nagar, G. T. Road, Kannauj, Uttar Pradesh 209725
Phone: 096285 99888

Maa Vaishno Guest House
Address: Neer bus stand daakbangla road, Saraimeera, Uttar Pradesh 209725
Phone: 094151 47087

Healthcare in Bilgram

 Hospitals and clinics in Bilgram offer the best of services ranging from diagnostic services to specialized services. The hospitals have the best specialists in all streams of medicine to cater the needs of the patients. Government and Private hospitals located in the city provides cashless treatment to the patients. Patients from Bilgram throng to Hardoi in case of medical urgency. Here is a list of accredited hospitals and nursing homes in this part of UP.

Rakesh Dixit And Shail Bala Hospital
Address: Newada, Bilgram, Uttar Pradesh 241301

Kushwaha Clinic
Address: SH 21, Bilgram, Uttar Pradesh 241301
Phone: 072758 91529

Dixit Eye Hospital
Address: Newada, Bilgram, Uttar Pradesh 241301

Chemists in Bilgram

Rajesh Medical Store
Address: Bilgram, Uttar Pradesh 241301
Phone: 094155 93170

City Medical Agency
Address: Narmal School Road, Bilgram, Uttar Pradesh 241301

Maa Medical Store
Address: SH-21, Bilgram Road, Hardoi, Uttar Pradesh 241001
Phone: 075719 11327

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