The Kanpur Airport, also known as Ganesh Shanker Vidyarthi Airport, was initially designated for the Indian Air Force. Regular flights started operating to Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Pune, and Chennai in the year 1970. Flights have been operating from the Civil Air Terminal of the airport after it was re-opened in December 2004.
There are several sightseeing destinations in Kanpur. The most popular places include Kanpur Gardens, Boodha Bargad, Bithoor, Shri Radhakrishna Temple, Jain Glass Temple, Allen Forest Zoo, and Jajmau. Tourists can also visit Harcot Butler Technological Institute, Kanpur Memorial Church, Habiba Masjid, Sports Village, Kanpur Sanghralaya, Gora Cemetery, Vaishno Devi Mandir, ISKCON Temple, and Massacre Ghat.
The Kamaleswari Mandir is one of the most revered temples located near Kamalpur. The temple is a revered one and is dedicated to Goddess Kali. Kali puja is celebrated with much fanfare in the temple.
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