Famous Cities on River Banks in World

In the world, there are so many famous and important cities, means they are well known to everyone, but some time we can no guess that they are in which country and is there any river near by to that city, in other words, we want to know on the bank of which river this city located, so we given a very customized list of top most cities of world with their near by river and country for your knowledge.

List of Important Cities on River Banks in the World

City  River  Country
Adelaide Torrens Australia
Al-Cairo  Nile  Egypt
Alexandria Nile Egypt
Amsterdam Amsel Netherlands
Ankara Kazil Turkey
Bagdad  Tigris  Iraq
Bangkok Chao Praya Thailand
Basra  Shatt-al-Arab (Elupharates and Tigris)  Iraq
Belgrade  Confluence of the Sava and Danube  Serbia
Berlin  Spree and Havel  Germany
Berlin Spree Germany
Bonn Rhine Germany
Bristol Avon UK
Budapest  Danube  Hungary
Budapest Danube Hungary
Buenos Aires  Río de la Plata  Argentina
Buenos Alres Laplata Argentina
Cairo Nile Egypt
Canton Si-Kiang China
Caracas  Guaire  Venezuela
Chittagong Maiyani Bangladesh
Chung King Yang-tse-king China
Cologne  Rhine  Germany
Cologne Rhine Germany
Dandzing Vistula Germany
Delhi  Yamuna  India
Dresden  Elbe  Germany
Dublin Liffy Ireland
Hamburg  Elbe  Germany
Kabul Kabul Afghanistan
Karachi  Indus  Pakistan
Khartoum  Confluence of the White Nile and the Blue Nile  Sudan
Lahore  Ravi  Pakistan
Leningrad Neva Russia
Lisbon Tagus Portugal
Liverpool Messey England
London  Thames  England
Montreal  Confluence of the Saint Lawrence and Ottawa  Canada
Moscow Moskva Russia
Nanking Yang-tse-kiang China
New Orelans Mississipi U.S.A.
New York Hudson U.S.A.
Ottawa Ottawa Canada
Paris  Seine  France
Perth Swan Australia
Philadelphia Delaware U.S.A.
Prague Vitava Czech Republic
Quebec  Saint Lawrence  Canada
Rome  Tiber  Italy
Rotterdam New mass The Netherlands
Saint Luis Mississippi U.S.A.
Shanghai Yang-tse-kiang China
Sidney Darling Australia
Stalingrad Volga Russia
Tokyo Arakava Japan
Vienna  Danube  Austria
Warsaw Vistula Poland
Washington D.C. Potomac U.S.A.
Yangon  Convergence of the Yangon and Bago Rivers(Irawaddy)  Myanmar

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Where is Mumbai Located in India, Facts about Mumbai

Mumbai is located in the western part of Indian state of Maharashtra.  The city’s geographical co-ordinates are 18°58’30?N 72°49’33? E. The distance of Mumbai is about 1,150 Km from Delhi, the capital of India.

Facts about Mumbai

Name Mumbai (Bombay)
Country India
Continent Asia
Came in existence 1507
Previous name any Bom Baia (Bombay)
Area of Megacity 603.4 sq km (233 sq mi)
Area of Metro 4,355 sq km (1,681.5 sq mi)
Population (Megacity) 12,478,447 (2011)
Population Density 21,000/sq km (53,000/sq mi) [2011]
Lat Long 18°58’30”N 72°49’33”E
Name of Monuments The Gateway of india, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Thomas Cathedral, Elephanta Caves, Town Hall, Flora Fountain, Mani Bhavan Museum, Kanheri caves
Places to Visit ISKCON Temple- Mumbai, Marine Drive, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, Hanging Gardens, Adlabs Aquamagica, Shree Siddhivinayak Temple, Haji Ali Dargah
Time Zone IST (UTC+5:30)
STD Code +91-22
Zip Code Start 400 001 to 400 107
Languages Marathi, Konkani, Hindi, English
Mayor Vishwanath Mahadeshwar
Transportation Bus, Train, Taxi, Metro
Rivers Dahisar River, Mithi River, Oshiwara River, Poisar River and Ulhas River
Lake(s) Tulsi, Vihar and Powai
Mountains NA
Airport(s) Chhatrapati Shivaji Airport

Amazing Facts about Mumbai

  • Mumbai was called Bombay till 1995.
  • The city was renamed to Mumbai after goddess Mumba, the local incarnation of the Devi.
  • Two oldest but well-known names for this city are Kakamuchee and Galajunkja.
  • Portuguese writer Gaspar Correia used the name Bombaim for this city, so Bombay name came in existence.

Unknown Facts about Mumbai

  • City was known as Mombayn (1525), Bombay (1538), Bombain (1552), Bombaym (1552), Monbaym (1554), Mombaim (1563), Mombaym (1644), Bambaye (1666), Bombaiim (1666), Bombeye (1676), Boon Bay (1690), and Bon Bahia.
  • Ali Muhammad Khan, imperial diwan cum revenue minister of the Gujarat province, in his book Mirat-i-Ahmedi (1762) referred this city as Manbai.
  • The residents of Mumbai are called mumbaikar in the Marathi language.
  • Mumbai city is built on what was once an archipelago of seven seperate islands namely Bombay Island, Parel, Mazagaon, Mahim, Colaba, Worli, and Old Woman’s Island.

What to see in Aizawl, Mizoram

Place Name Distance from Aizawl Airport Distance from Aizawl railway station Built in Builहदy
Mizoram Museum Na Na Na Na
Mini Zoo Na Na Na Na
Berawtlang Tourist Complex Na Na Na Na

About Mizoram State Museum Temple

Mizoram State Museum is located in Aizawl, the capital city of Mizoram. Its distance from  Lengpui Airport  is 32 Km and distance from nearest Bairabi Sairang Railway station  is 83 km. Mizoram State Museum was built on  14 July 1990, by Mc Donald Hill.

What to see in Almora, Uttarakhand

Place Name Distance from Pantnagar Airport (KM) Distance from Kathgodam railway station (KM) Built in Built by
Kasar Devi 123 89 na na
Nanda Devi 117 82 na na
Doli Daana 114 79 na na
Syahi Devi 166 131 na na
Khagmara 117 82 na na
Jageshwar 152 117 na na
Chitai Mandir 126 91 na na
Katarmal (Sun Temple) 133 96 na na
Pataal Devi 120 85 na na
Raghunath Mandir 117 82 na na
Badreshwar 117 82 na na

About Nanda Devi  Temple

Nanda Devi Temple, located in Almora ,Uttarakhand is at a distance 0f 116 KM  from Pantnagar Airport and about 82 km from nearest railway station in Kathgodam.  Nanda Devi Temple was built in  11th century by Ajaypal.

History of Nanda Devi Temple in Hindi

What to See in Agartala, Tripura

Place Name Distance from Kheria Airport Distance from agra cantt railway station Built in Built by
Ummaneshwar Temple Na Na Na Na
Laxmi Narayan Bari Na Na Na Na
Bhuvaneshwari Temple Na Na Na Na
Jagannath Temple Na Na Na Na
Mahadev and Tripra Sundari Temple Na Na Na Na
Monuments Na Na Na Na
Ujjayantapalace Na Na Na Na
College Tilla Na Na Na Na

About Lakshmi Narayan Temple

Lakshmi Narayan Temple located in Agartala, its distance from singerbhil airport is 12 KM and dustance from nearest Kumarghat railway  is 12 km and it is 12 km far from  Bus stand, Lakshmi Narayan Temple was built in  1909-1923), a century ago by Birendra Kishore Manikya. (History of Lakshmi Narayan Temple in Hindi)

What to See in Agumbe Uttar Pradesh

Place Name Distance from Kheria Airport Distance from agra cantt railway station Built in Built by
GopalaKrishna Temple Na Na Na Na

About GopalaKrishna Temple

GopalaKrishna Temple located in Agumbe, its distance from Bajpe Airport is 25 Kms and dustance from nearest railway station is  7 Kms and it is  5 Kms far from K.S.R.T.C. Bus stand, GopalaKrishna Temple  was built in 14th century by Devasthanam . (History of GopalaKrishna Temple in Hindi)

What to see in Amritsar, Punjab

Place Name Distance from Amritsar Airport (Km) Distance from Amritsar Railway Station (Km) Built in Built by
Harmandir Sahib 13 2 Na Na
Partition Museum 12 2 Na Na
Shivala Mandir 32 26 Na Na
Valmeki Tirth 16 13 Na Na
Gobindgarh Fort 12 2 Na Na
Durgiana Temple 12 1.5 Na Na
Jallianwala Bagh 14 4 Na Na
Wagah Border 35 30 Na Na
Maharaja Ranjit Singh Museum 12 3 Na Na
Pul Kanjri 40 34 Na Na
Sadda Pind 11 7 Na Na

About Golden Temple

The Golden Temple is located in Amritsar in Punjab. Its distance from Amritsar’s international airport, Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport,  is 13 KM and distance from nearest railway station is 2 km. It is located at a distance of 12 km from Amritsar Bus Terminal. The Golden Temple was built in 1578 by Guru Arjan Singh.

(History of Golden Temple in Hindi)

What to see in Agra Uttar Pradesh

Place Name Distance from Kheria Airport Distance from agra cantt railway station Built in Built by
Tāj Mahal 10 6 1632 Shahjahan
Agra Fort 9 5 1010 Chauhan dynasty Rajput
Fatehpur Sikri 3 4 1610 Akbar
I’timād-Ud-Daulah 5 7 1628 MizraGhiyasBeg
Akbar’s Tomb, Sikandra 16 15 1613 Akbar
Jamā Masjid 13 3 1656 Shah Jahan
Chīnī kā Rauza 13 10 1635 Shah Jahan
Rām Bāgh 14 11 1528 MughalEmperor Babur
Mariam’s Tomb 15 13 1623 Son Jahangir
Mehtāb Bāgh 14 11 1652 Emperor Babur
Keetham Lake 26 22 na na
Mughal Heritage Walk 13 10 na na
Gurudwara Guru ka Taal 14 12 1610AD Sant BabaSadhu Singh ji
Paliwal Park (Hewitt Park) 10 8 na na
Chaat Gali Sadar Bazar 6 2 na na

About Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal is one of the 9 wonders of the world and is located in Agra. Its distance from Agra Airport is 35 Km and from nearest railway station, Raja ki mandi, is 12 km. It is located at a distance of 12 km from Bijli Ghar Bus stand. Taj Mahal was built in 1334 by Shahjahan. (History of Taj Mahal in Hindi)

Where is Mawana located in Uttar Pradesh, India

Mawana is one of the prominent cities in Meerut District of Uttar Pradesh. The Lat Long of Mawana is 29.0970° N, 77.9205° E., and it is located at a height of 221 m (725 ft) from sea level. The nearest airport is the Jolly Grant Airport. Mawana is connected with other Indian cities by one of the major National Highways, NH-34, and several other State Highways.

Where is Mawana located in India

Information about Mawana

Name Mawana
District Meerut
State Uttar Pradesh
Country India
Continent Asia
Area 1,044 Sq Km
Population 81,443 (2011)
Population Density 740 per sq km
Lat Long 29.0970° N, 77.9205° E
Time Zone IST (UTC+5:30)
STD 1233
Zip Code Start 250401
Languages Hindi
Rivers Ganga and Yamuna
Nearest Airport Jolly Grant Airport
Vehicle registration UP-15
Sex ratio 893
Literacy 67.68%.

Mawana Places to Visit

Martyrs Memorial
Augarnath Temple
Gandhi Bagh
Sabli Shiv Mandir
Mukteshwar Dham
PVS Cinemas
Kali Paltan Mandir
Victoria Park
OPc Cinema
Shiv Mandir
New Shiv Temple

History of Mawana in Hindi

coming soon……..

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Where is Mau in Uttar Pradesh India

Mau is one of the city of The Mau District from the various major cities of Uttar Pradesh, Mau is located Mau District , of Uttar Pradesh, an state of India, the Lat. Long. of Mau is25.9496° N, 83.5586° E. , and the height of this Town from sea level is 78 meters., the nearest Agra Airports., Mau connected with other Indian cities by 1 major National Highways ( NH-29,) and other State Highways.

Where is Mau located in India

Location Map of Mau showing on Google map of India

Maunath Bhanjan(Mau)

Name Maunath Bhanjan
District Mau
State Uttar Pradesh
Country India
Continent Asia
Area 180 km2 (70 sq mi)
Population 292,000
Population Density 1087 people per km2.
Lat Long 25.9496° N, 83.5586° E
Time Zone IST (UTC+5:30)
STD 547
Zip Code Start 275101
Languages Hindi/ Bhojpuri/ urdu
Rivers Ghaghara river
Airports Varanasi Airport
Vehicle registration UP-54
Sex ratio 978
Literacy 67.68%

Mau Places to Visit

Hanuman Mandir
Fatima Durga Mandir
Bramna Baba Ka Mandir
Shiv Mandir

History Mau in Hindi

comming soon

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