Ghaziabad City Information

Ghaziabad
State Uttar Pradesh
District Ghaziabad
Founded by Wazir Ghazi-ud-Din
PIN Code 201 XXX
Website www.ghaziabad.nic.in

Ghaziabad is a city in Uttar Pradesh and comes in the part of National Capital Region (NCR) of Delhi. It has the population of around 2,358,525 and is known as the administrative headquarters of the Ghaziabad district. Also, this city is one of the important rail junctions for North India and is also termed as "Gateway of Uttar Pradesh". The entire city is linked well with the railways and road, making it easier for the commuters to commute within the city and outside it. The moment of proud for the city was the one when the survey conducted by the City mayors Foundation termed Ghaziabad as the fastest growing cities in the world. The title was given after witnessing the current construction works in the city. No doubt, Ghaziabad has developed with a multiple folds in the past decade.

Ghaziabad is located on the upper gangetic plains and today has two divisions that are divided by the river Hindon. These two divisions are called the Cis-Hindon on the east and Trans-Hindon on the west. With this, the economy of Ghaziabad is also thriving with the new proposal of to broaden the national highway 24 and turn it from four lanes to fourteen lanes. And, along the highways, the property has been kept reserved for residential and commercial projects. While talking about the investors that have majorly invested in the residential and commercial projects, they are Crossings Republik, GAURS, Wave City, Ansal, Mahagun, SG Estates and Gulshan Homz to name the most popular ones.

Ghaziabad temperature

Since Ghaziabad is connected to Delhi, its climate remains more or less similar to that of Delhi only. The Ghaziabad climate remains hottest in the months of April, May and June while the coldest months are December and January. While talking about the monsoon, the city receives the most of its rainfall in end of June or by first week of July. The table will give you a clear idea of Ghaziabad temperature and climate.

Climate data for Ghaziabad
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 21
(70)
23
(73)
29
(84)
38
(100)
40
(104)
38
(100)
34
(93)
33
(91)
34
(93)
33
(91)
28
(82)
23
(73)
31
(88)
Average low °C (°F) 7
(45)
10
(50)
15
(59)
21
(70)
26
(79)
28
(82)
27
(81)
26
(79)
24
(75)
19
(66)
13
(55)
8
(46)
19
(66)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 15
(0.6)
18
(0.7)
23
(0.9)
27
(1.1)
31
(1.2)
69
(2.7)
234
(9.2)
245
(9.6)
103
(4.1)
23
(0.9)
8
(0.3)
16
(0.6)
812
(31.9)
Source: Ghaziabad Weather

Ghaziabad places to visit

  • ISKCON temple- ISKON temples are famous not only in India but across the globe.They are well managed by the ISKCON society and the aura of it is simply nerve-calming. A visit to ISKCON temple Ghaziabad will be a beautiful experience for you, as the temple is built in a way that it will provide you inner peace and stability. The morning and evening aarti here will mesmerize your soul with the devotees dancing and singing hare rama, hare Krishna. The entire temple turns into a place to celebrate the existence of lord Krishna and his miracles to keep the world in its intact form.
  • Drizzling land water and amusement park- For the adventure lovers, this amusement park will be the most ideal place to visit. It is a water themed park with a lots of rides both wet and dry, an amazing pool to take a dip, and fountains all around. The best part about it is that the park has the biggest roller coaster that will keep you thrilled. When it comes to the facilities, the place has all the required facilities that will make you feel comfortable while you are there. Drizzling Land is a perfect destination for the families and friends on a weekend.
  • Indirapuram Habitat Center- To spend your evening right, you can visit this habitat center. It is the center of attraction for people living not only in Ghaziabad but in Delhi as well. It is a modern recreational hub with various retail stores for shopping, family restaurants, cafes, studio apartments, club suites and others. So, you will everything that will make your evening with friends and family happening. On special days and occasions, different events like concerts and other cultural shows do take place here.
  • Swarna Jayanti Park- If you wish to spend a family picnic then you can visit this place with no doubts. It is both an adventurous and recreational park that will fill the kids with excitement and thrill. The park even has boating facility, which is recommended in the evening due to pleasant weather, walkways, Japanese garden, a jogging track and a few rides as well. It is covered with lush green grass all around and is one of the most visited parks by families.

Besides the above discussed tourist attractions in Ghaziabad, you can also explore city forest that is sprawled over 175acres of land, Shipra mall- a mall with a number of brand stores and classy resturants/cafes, Laxmi Narayan temple that is made with red sandstone ad has tall shikharas and Mohan Nagar temple, which is highly famous and is decorated well on special religious occasions.

Ghaziabad hotels

Planning to stay in Ghaziabad? If yes then you can hop onto some of the popular, spacious and luxurious hotels in Ghaziabad. Here’s a list of some of the best hotels in Ghaziabad-

  • Lemon Tree Hotel, East Delhi Mall, Kaushambi
  • Mahagun Sarovar Portico Suites
  • Radisson Blu Kaushambi Delhi NCR
  • Fortune Inn Grazia, Ghaziabad
  • Golden Tulip, Vasundhara
  • Clarks Inn, Pacific Mall
  • Citrus Hotel, Ghaziabad
  • Hotel Maiden Residency
  • Hotel New Central Park
  • GenX Le Crescent Ghaziabad

Ghaziabad schools

Ghaziabad is a city that has some really good options for schools. Whether you are looking for a kindergarten, primary school or senior secondary school for your kids in Ghaziabad, you can get it all. Below listed are the names of the some of the highly popular schools in Ghaziabad.

  • Bal Bharati Public School
  • Deep Memorial Public School
  • Indirapuram Public School
  • Maple Bear Canadian Pre-School
  • Rivera Public School
  • Seth Anandram Jaipuria School
  • Shemrock Mothers Planet
  • Toddlers Home School
  • St. Thomas School
  • Mother's Pride

Ghaziabad Colleges

Ghaziabad provides great career opportunities and has a number of reputed Ghaziabad engineering colleges, Ghaziabad Law colleges, and other renowned colleges of different streams. Below discussed is a list of some of the most popular Ghaziabad colleges.

  • Vivekanand Institute of Technology and Science VITS, Ghaziabad
  • MMH College, Ghaziabad
  • Janta Degree College, Ghaziabad
  • Arya Kanya Pathshala Degree College, Hapur
  • Shri Swami Vivekanand Law College, Hapur
  • Dr. KN Modi Engineering College, Ghaziabad
  • Inderprastha Dental College & Hospital, Ghaziabad
  • Institute of Management Education
  • CHM Institute of Hotel & Business Management, Ghaziabad
  • HR Institute of Science & Technology, Ghaziabad

Ghaziabad Hospitals

Below mentioned are some of the renowned hospitals in Ghaziabad-

  • Pushpanjali Crosslay Hospital
  • Yashoda Super Speciality Hospital & Heart Institute
  • Sarvodaya Hospital & Research Center
  • Vasundhara Hospital
  • Panna Lal Shyam Lal Hospital
  • Getwell Multispecialty Hospital
  • Sparsh Multispecialty Hospital
  • Narinder Mohan Hospital & Heart Centre
  • Shivam Hospital & Heart Centre
  • Shri Krishna Hospital

Ghaziabad transport system

Delhi Metro

When it comes to the transport system, Ghaziabad is well connected to the Delhi metro. To start with, the metro line earlier reached to only New Bus Adda station located at old Ghaziabad, but it has now extended to New bust stand. There are various stations on the Ghazaibad route that serves and connects the different areas and localities in Ghaziabad. The major ones are Kaushambi, Vaishali, Hindon, Mohan Nagar, Arthala and others.

Traveling by Air

To catch a flight in Ghaziabad to reach to some other state, you can reach to Hindon Domestic Airport which has recently started in the year 2019. On the other hand, you can travel to Indira Gandhi International Airport to catch international flights and reach any foreign nation.

Thus, the above information, facts and figures make it crystal clear that Ghaziabad is a city worth for living a good life. Not only reputed schools and colleges, but it also offers job opportunities there. Whether you are planning to visit the tourist destinations in Ghaziabad or thinking about settling here permanently, you will never regret your decision.  Have a happy and peaceful living in Ghaziabad!