Nick Names are the best way to define anyone. It brings out the unique and distinct feature of the person. In the same way Nick Names are also given to the cities according to its distinct feature or because of its history. Here are the list of some of the popular cities in India and world with their Nick Names.

Indian Cities

S.No City Nick Name
1 Hyderabad – Secunderabad (Telangana) Twin City
2 Hyderabad (Telangana) City of Nizams, City of Pearls, Bangle City, Hitech City
3 Amritsar (Punjab) Golden City
4 Patiala (Punjab) Royal City
5 Ahmedabad (Gujarat) Manchester of India, Boston of India
6 Surat (Gujarat) Diamond City
7 Bhopal  (Madhya Pradesh) City of Lakes
8 Panipat (Haryana) City of Weavers, Eco-City
9 Gurgaon (Haryana) Millennium City
10 Allahabad (UP) Abode of the God, Sangam City, City of Prime Ministers
11 Agra (Uttar Pradesh) Taj Nagari, Petha Nagari
12 Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) City of Temples, Holy City, Religious Capital of India
13 Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh) Leather City, Manchester of the East
14 Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) Sports Capital of india, Scissor City
15 Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) City of Nawabs, City of Marbels, City of Elephants
16 Mysore (Karnataka) Sandal Wood City
17 Coorg (Karnataka) Scotland of India
18 Auroville (Pondicherry) City of Dawn
19 Jamshedpur (Jharkhand) Steel city, Pittsburg of India
20 Udaipur (Rajasthan) Lake City, White City, Venice of the East
21 Jaipur (Rajasthan) Pink City, City of Palaces, Paris of India
22 Jodhpur (Rajasthan) Sun City, Blue City
23 Jaisalmer (Rajasthan) Golden City
24 Bhuvaneshwar (Orissa) Temple City
25 Mumbai (Maharashtra) City of Seven Islands, Gateway of India, Hollywood of India, City of Dreams
26 Nasik (Maharashtra) Grape City, Wine Capital
27 Pune (Maharshtra) Deccan Queen
28 Nagpur (Maharashtra) City of Orange
29 Bangalore (Karnataka) Garden City, Electronic City, Silicon Valley, Space City, Pensioners Paradise
30 Trichy (Tamil Nadu) Rock Fort City, Energy Equipment & Fabrication Capital of India
31 Nilgris (Tamil Nadu) Blue Mountains
32 Chennai (Tamil Nadu) Gateway of South India, Detroit of Asia or India, Motor city of India, Banking capital of India, Autohub of India
33 Madurai (Tamil Nadu) City of Festivals, Temple City, Sleepless City
34 Rishikesh (Uttarkand) City of Sages, Yoga City
35 Nainital (Uttarkhand) City of Lakes
36 Mussorie (Uttarakhand) Hill Queen City
37 Kollam (Kerala) Cashew Capital of the World, Prince of Arabian Sea
38 Alappuzha (Kerala) Venice of the East
39 Trivandrum (Kerala) City of Statues
40 Cochin (Kerala) Queen of Arabian Sea, Garden of Spices
41 Kolkatta (West Bengal) City of Castles, City of Buildings
42 Darjeeling (West Bengal) The Queen of the Hills
43 Siliguri (West Bengal) Gateway of North East India, City of Hospitality
44 Guwahati (Assam) City of Eastern Astrology, City of Temples, Gateway of North East India
45 New Delhi City of Rallies
46 Noida IT Capital of NCR
47 Dhanbad (Jharkhand) Coal Capital of India
48 Jamshedpur (Jharkhand) Steel city, Pittsburg of India
49 Cuttack (Orissa) Silver City
50 Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh) Land of Rising Sun

Other Popular Cities of World

S.No. City Nick Name
1 Paris The City of Love, The City of Light, La Ville-Lumiere
2 Prague The City of Hundred Spires, The Golden City, The Mother of Cities
3 New York The Big Apple
4 Las Vegas Sin City
5 Chicago The Windy City
6 Los Angeles The City of Angels
7 Philadelphia City of Brotherly Love, Philly
8 Amsterdam Venice of the North
9 Venice La Serenissima, Bride of the Sea
10 Vienna The Imperial City
11 London The Square Mile, The Old Smoke, The Smoke
12 Miami The Magic City, Little Cuba
13 Pittsburgh Iron City
14 Rome The Eternal City, City of the Seven Hills
15 Florence The City of Lilies
16 Barcelona The City of Counts, The City of Gaudi
17 Budapest Pearl of the Danube
18 Dublin The Fair City
19 Boston The Hub
20 San Francisco Frisco
21 Moscow The Whitestone, The Forty Forties, Third Rome
22 Geneva The Peace Capital
23 Salzburg White City
24 Singapore The Lion City
25 Naples City of the Sun
26 Milano Fashion Capital of the World, The Drinkable City
27 Melbourne City by the Bay, Bleak City, Europe of Australia
28 Sydney The Harbour City
29 Dubrovnik The Pearl of the Adriatic
30 Berlin The Grey City
31 Warsaw Default City, Big Village in the Middle of Nowhere
32 St Petersburg The Mind of Russia
33 Madrid El Foro, The Forum
34 Athens The City of Violet Crown
35 Hong Kong Pearl of the Orient
36 Munich World City with Heart
37 Lisbon City With a Future
38 Beijing The Forbidden City
39 Zagreb Little Vienna
40 Bruges Venice of the North
41 Kuala Lumpur Golden Triangle
42 Rotterdam Manhattan upon Meuse
43 Zurich Little Big City
44 Macau Oyster City
45 Tehran The City of 72 Nationns
46 Split The Diocletian’s City
47 Wroclaw City of Hundred Bridges
48 Porto The Invincible City
49 Manila City by the Bay
50 Lima City of the Kings

Do you know other Cities with Nick Name? Share with us in comment section and we will update the list !!

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1 Comment
  1. Ravi Sharms 2 years ago

    Chandigarh (India) is also known as
    City Beautiful

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