Category Archives : Lucknow Tourism

Lucknow for a tourist.


Inauguration of Agra-Lucknow Expressway

A giant leap in the infrastructural developments of Uttar Pradesh came this past Monday, 21st November 2016, in the form of inclusion of Agra-Lucknow Expressway in the road transport map of Uttar Pradesh. Agra-Lucknow expressway was inaugurated by Mr. Akhilesh Yadav, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. This 302 kms long 6-lane expressway that will be […]

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The Historical Kakori Shaheed Smarak Getting a Facelift

Kakori, a small town located 18 kms from Lucknow in the state of Uttar Pradesh, is widely known for its Dussehri mangoes, Zardozi embroidery work and Kakori Kebabs. The town is also the hub of Urdu literature, poetry and Qadiria Qalandari Sufi order. However, many may not be aware that Kakori was witness to a […]


Lucknow and its ever-changing Facade

The City of Nawabs, which has a wealth of some of the most exquisite Imambaras, baradaris, masjids, bagichas and palace complexes reminiscent of Mughal and British period architectural styles, is witnessing a sea change in its overall landscape and infrastructure. Several ongoing infrastructure and development projects initiated by Government of Uttar Pradesh such as Lucknow […]

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Lucknow and its Fondness for Vibrant Cultural Events

Every city in India has its own unique story to tell, whether its history, culture or traditions, and Lucknow is no different. When we talk about the City of Nawabs, the first impressions which come to mind are Lucknow’s glorious past, Nawabi-era monuments, culture, dance, music and cuisine. Being so culturally rich, Lucknow has actually […]


How to enjoy Winter Season in Lucknow 2

Alas after months of sweltering heat, winter season is setting in! It’s December already and those who are familiar with Lucknow’s weather know that this year the winter season seems somewhat delayed. There was no sudden onset unlike a couple of past years. That helps as it gives people the time to gradually adjust to […]

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Where to buy Chikan suits and Kurtas in Lucknow?

Lucknow city, famous for its Chikankari—the exclusive and intricate form of hand embroidery native to the city and very close to the hearts of Lucknowites—is a shopping haven in the truest sense. Admired the world over, the art that has adorned every section of the fashion world is freely available here in all shapes and […]


Regional Science City

The Regional Science City, located in Aliganj, Lucknow is a boon for the masses with the diverse offerings it has for people of all age groups to keep them engaged. It was started with the prime objective to generate scientific awareness among the populace and develop an interest in science among the students by way […]

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The Ramakrishna Math: Lucknow

The Rama Krishna Math, at Niralanagar in the city of Lucknow is a renowned temple dedicated to Sri Ramakrishna and Swami Vivekananda. The popularity of the Math in Lucknow goes on to exemplify the city’s secular character, a trait inherited by Lucknowites from the Nawabs of Awadh. The Math, with more than 150 branch centers […]


The Chandrika Devi temple in Lucknow

Lucknow is known as the city of Nawabs and the city has been known for its secular culture that was introduced and promoted in the city by the Nawabs. The culture and the heritage of the city has been every Lakhnawi’s pride and the city folks can be seen celebrating all the religious festivals with […]