Lucknow, the city of Nawabs, charms streams of vacationers every year. The city evokes images of Nawabi cultures which still breathe here as fresh. From its ancient day wonders to delectable kebabs, from its vibrant shopping scenes to biriyani outlets - a visit to Lucknow remains a must for every vacationer planning a holiday in Uttar Pradesh.Get Tour Quotes
Major Attractions in Lucknow are:
Bara and Chota Imambara
Bara Imambara has a beautiful structure that lets you walk down the memory lanes. Visit here and enjoy sights of the Mughal ruins standing here since 1784. This is a significant place among Muslims and welcomes streams of devotees during festivities of Muharram. The central hall of Bara Imambara is around 50 meters long which is the largest arched hall on the planet. Chhota Imambara is around 1.5 kilometers west of Bara Imambara. This 19th century structure is adorned with multihued lamps and chandeliers. The mausoleum looks incredibly beautiful as the sun sets.
This is the best place to hang out in Lucknow. This is city’s central area where you can have a whale of a time enjoying at some of the most happening cafes. During evening hours, this entire place shines with illuminating lights. Hazratganj is perfect to delve into local food of Lucknow and to get soaked into its old world feel.
Evening hours can also be spent taking a walk at the Marine Drive. Lucknow’s Marine Drive is loved by the locals and travelers alike due to its happy ambience and calm winds. The drive runs along the Gomti River and remains lit with brilliant lights. Take a stroll on the sidewalks of the drive to explore the beauty of this ancient Indian city.Get Tour Quotes
This attraction in the city center is an old resident here. The antique Awadhi architecture of Rumi Darwaza takes you deep down the memory lanes. Constructed from 1784-1786 during the rule of Asaf-ud-Duala, Rumi Darwaza is around 60 feet high. It has beautifully carved its arches and is adorned with amazing flower buds.
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