Bulandshahr has an old and rustic charm to it. An ancient city with rich and diverse cultural heritage, Replete with a glorified historic past, the city is also paving the way for industrialization and urbanization.Bulandshahr is famous worldwide for the potteries found in the Khurja region.Pilgrims from all around the world visit Bulandshahr to pay their respects at the Hanuman temple located on the bank of the holy river Ganga at Rajghat and the temple of Goddess Avantika and Lord Shiva at Ahar. Anoopshahr is another religious place in this area, that attracts significant number of devotees to Bulandshahr.Chola is a small village famous for the Bibcol Chola Polio Vaccine factory. Karnavas holds great historical significance and is named after the great Mahabharata hero, Karna. Vallipura is a small scenic village located on the banks of a river. You can also visit Sikandrabad, which was built by Sikander Lodhi and has several ancient monuments. As with other cities and towns, Bulandshahr has its share of temples and religious monuments including the Belon temple in a place by the same name.