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  Bareilly is located at 2810′N, 7823′E, and lies in northern India. It borders Pilibhit and Shahjahanpur on East and Rampur on west, Udham Singh Nagar(Uttarakhand) in North and Badaun in South. Bareilly lies entirely in the Ganges plains. The low-lying Ganges plains provide fertile alluvial soil suitable for agriculture. However, these some lower part of plains are prone to recurrent floods. Bareilly lies on the bank of river Ramganga and there are seven rivers passing through this district. The lower Himalayan range is just 40 km from it and it lies in north of it.

Bareilly has a semi-arid climate with high variation between summer and winter temperatures. Summers are long, from early April to October, with the monsoon season in between. Winter starts in October and peaks in January and is notorious for its heavy fog. Extreme temperatures range from 4 C to 47 C. The annual mean temperature is 25 C (77 F), monthly mean temperatures range from 14 C to 33 C (58 F to 92 F). The average annual rainfall is approximately 1714 mm (28.1 inches), most of which is during the monsoons in July and August.

Place to see in Bareilly.

 * Research institute
o Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI), Izatnagar (one of the biggest in Asia)

* Museums
o Army Service Corps. Museum, Cantonment
o Panchala Museum, University Campus

* Historical sites
o Ramnagar Fort, 25 km Aonla
o Teerthankar Temple, Ramnagar 25 km Aonla

* Malls
o Amrapali Multiplex Mall (under-construction) with three screen M.2.M., Lohia Vihar residential colony, NH-24(Delhi Road)
o Aditya magnet mall
o jewel India mall

* Hindu and Sikh temples
o Shri Bankey Bihari Temple, Rajendra Nagar
o Lakshmi Narayan Temple (Chunna Miyan Mandir), Koharapeer
o Dhopeshwar Nath Temple, sadar, Cantonment
o Ancient Shiv Temple B.I. Bazar, Cantonment
o Alak Nath Temple, Nainital Road
o Gurudwara Guru Teg Bahadhur Sahib, Farashi Tola
o Trivatinath Temple, BDA Colony
o Chunna Miyan Jii ka Mandir, Bara Bazar
o Pashupati Nath Temple, University Road
o Bhole Nath Temple, Kurmanchal Nagar
o Bhagwaan Mahaveer Temple, Rampur Garden
o Bada Gurudwara, Model Town
o Anand Ashram, Rampur Garden
o Hanuman Temple Near Hartmann College Bareilly
o Shri Sai Mandir Shastri Ngr, Bareilly

* Churches and mosques
o Freewill Baptist Church, Cantonment
o Church of North India, Cantonment
o Cathedral of St. Alphonsus de Ligouri, seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Bareilly
o Dargah Ala Hazrat Imam Ahmed Raza Khan, Saudagaran

* Eminent Personalities
o Waseem Barelvi
o Priyanka chopra
o Arpit

* Parks
o Children's Park, Cantonment
o Phool Bagh, Cantonment
o Company Garden, Civil Lines
o C L Park, Prem Nagar
o Mayur Van Chetna Kendra, University Road
o Maharaja Agrasen Park, Rampur Garden Bareilly
o Akshar vihar

* Amusement parks
o Fun City, University Road
o Boond Water Park, University Road

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