Home to the ancient Gita Press that prints the Hindu Epic Bhagwad Gita, Gorakhpur is a city that is located in Uttar Pradesh. It is another populated city and is named after a saint Gorakshaknath. It is a sacred site for the followers of the saint Gorakshaknath. This city is developing consistently.
The city of Gorakhpur is elevated at a height of 276 feet above the sea level. The rough terrains of this city unfold across an area of 5,484 sq. km. These terrains are fed by the tributaries of the river Ganga. The city of Gorakhpur has a tropical climate. It faces humid summers with an average temperature of 39°C, whereas, the median mercury levels hardly rise above 16°C. An adequate amount of downpour is received by Gorakhpur.
Gorakhpur houses several must-visit places. The major attractions in the city are Gorakhnath Temple, Clock Tower, Nehru Park, Deer Park, and the crowded markets from where souvenirs can be bought.