Sankisa lies in central Uttar Pradesh, 47 km from Farrukhabad. It is believed to be the place where Buddha, along with Bramha and Devraj Indra descended after giving sermons to his mother in heaven. At the spot of descent stands a temple with a statue of Buddha. The place is also known for a temple dedicated to Bisari Devi and an excavated Ashokan elephant pillar. There is also colossal Shiva Linga here A large fair is held at Sankisa in the month of Sravan (July -August).
Air : The kanpur airport is nearest to Sankisa, from which, trains and buses run regularly.
Rail : The nearest railhead is Pakhna, at a distance of 12 Km.
Road : Sankisa is connected to the major cities of the state by good motorable roads