Gorakhpur, in the Purvanchal of Uttar Pradesh, boasts of various well-known archaeological, spiritual, cultural and natural heritage, under the name of Baba Gorakhnath.
Munshi Premchand's Karmasthali and Firaq Gorakhpuri birth place is Gorakhpur, are symbols of the pride of Purvanchal.
Tirthankar Mahavir, Karunavatar Gautam Buddha, Saint Kavi Kabirdas and Guru Gorkshnath are the pride of the district at national and international level.
The Martyrdom of the martyrs of Amar Shahid Pandit Ram Prasad Bismil, Bandhu Singh and Chauri Chaura Movement has been Gorakhpur.
The art form of the famous and modern Gorakhpur for handicraft 'Tarakota' attracts tourists, fundamental amenities.