Balrampur District of Uttar Pradesh
is surrounded by Shravasti District
in the north-west, Gonda District
in the south-west, Basti District
in the south, and Siddharthnagar District
in the south-east. It also has an international border with Nepal. The region covers a total area of 3,457 sq km. The district headquarters is at Balrampur
. Balrampur District was formed in 1997 by splitting Gonda District.
Tourist spots include a large palace, a modern temple and an Anglo-vernacular school.