Uttar Pradesh is undoubtedly a blessed destination with shrines and spots that are sacred to many important religions in the world. The state is home a number of Sikh shrines that are both religion-wise and historically quite significant. The vast state has Sikh pilgrimage places scattered in its many cities and towns where a pilgrim can visit to perform a pilgrimage and also learn about the tales of the mighty Sikh Gurus who either stopped by, stayed or even got arrested at some of these Sikh Gurudwaras.
From the holy city of Varanasi to the lesser-known Babapur, there are important Sikh religious sites that one can visit. One can find a number of Gurudwaras dedicated/associated to Guru Teg Bahadur in Uttar Pradesh. Bareilly, Chhota Mirzapur, Jaunpur, Varanasi, Mathura, Kanpur and Garhmukteshwar are some of the places where Gurudwaras are named after the ninth Sikh Guru Teg Bahadur. Other than this, there are Sikh shrines in Uttar Pradesh that are associated with other Sikh Gurus as well and make for important destinations for devotees and tourists alike.