Close

Delete Collection?

Are you sure you want to delete this collection permanently?

Close

Delete Collection?

Are you sure you want to delete this collection permanently?

Everyone has a Story to Tell and an Experience to Share!

Let’s Start Writing
70135d51-a597-448f-a69e-3a9082ba58d1

Things to do in Lucknow

Lucknow is the capital of Uttar Pradesh and the design center point of Northern India. The horizon is swarmed with structures that grandstand an entrancing scope of antiquated styles, a large portion of which go back to Mughal or British standard. The city itself is popular for some parts of its rich culture, from music, verse, and weaving to innovation, fund and pharmaceuticals. From those rich roots, we've uncovered the main 10 sights and activities in Lucknow.

Shopping in Hazrat Ganj

Hazaratganj is a noteworthy shopping locale in the core of Lucknow. It was first settled in 1810 by Nawab Saadat Ali Khan, who had obtained the position of royalty with the assistance of the British in January 1798. Named after Hazrat Ali, the fourth caliph, this market has a few paths that were generally bohemian, frequented by specialists and benefactors of music, scents and verse. All through the ages, this market was a most loved of British authorities, Nawabs, and zamindars alike for restful strolls through the focal point of town. Today, Hazratganj is a bustling region where you'll locate a high centralization of Lucknow's nearby bazaars. Customers may leave with a customary white Chikan (a sort of hand weaving utilizing cutwork and shadow work), or a fresh out of the plastic new kurta or saree

Sightseeing The Bara Imambara

The Bara Imambara was worked in the year 1784 by Asaf-ud-Daula, the fourth Nawab of Awadh. Made as a major aspect of a starvation alleviation program, it marks one of the prior endeavors in Lucknow to mirror the structure of a Mughal complex. This is one of only a handful couple of structures in Lucknow totally without European components. The building is a piece of the Asaf-ud-Daula Imambara Complex, which contains a mosque, a few patios and portals, and a 'bawali' or step-well that was once utilized as a mid year royal residence. The focal lobby of Bara Imambara is said to be the biggest curved corridor on the planet: more than 15 meters tall, the curve astoundingly spreads crosswise over 800 square meters yet requires no roof bolster shafts or columns, standing relentless right up 'til the present time. The Bara Imambara is additionally outstanding for a second engineering wonder, the mind boggling labyrinth of Bhulbhulaiya. Its tangled sections are interconnected crosswise over 489 indistinguishable entryways, and on the off chance that you achieve the best effectively, you'll be remunerated with a stunning all encompassing perspective on the city. Legend holds that incredible fortunes are covered up away in mystery passages of this labyrinth, so keep your eyes stripped in transit up.

Crossing the majestic rumi darwaja

The Rumi Darwaza of Lucknow is a standout amongst the most noteworthy structures in all of India. It was worked in the year 1784 by Nawab Asaf-ud-daula, under the 'Sustenance for Work' program he started to enable the city's populace to traverse a fierce starvation. Finished in that equivalent year, the portal stands 60 feet tall and was designed according to intricately enriching entryway styles found in Constantinople (which is Istanbul today), embellished with wonderfully cut blossoms and plans. Like the Bara Imambara's curve (which stands toward the West of Rumi Darwaza), this structure has no other beneficial fittings of wood or iron to help the structure from outside, yet it stays enduring right up 'til today. Over the working, there's a pinnacle space that once held an enormous lamp to illuminate the pinnacle around evening time. This is a particularly fabulous case of Awadhi engineering and definitely justified even despite a visit.

Heritage Walk

The Lucknow Heritage Walk is a fun guided experience to figure out the genuine Lucknow underneath your feet. In the wake of orchestrating your walk time by means of cell phone or through their site, you'll meet your English-talking guide at the beginning stage outside Tila Wali Masjid. From that point, you'll pursue them first around the mosque, at that point to the Bara Imambara, and afterward dive into an intriguing labyrinth of back streets in Chowk area. En route you'll get the chance to test numerous neighborhood snack like thandai (produced using milk, cardamom, almonds, fennel, saffron and perhaps cannabis), while getting looks into shops selling notable old coins, where Gandhi remained on his visit to Lucknow, and substantially more.

Lips-smacking food in Chowk

Chowk is a market which starts from gol darwaja in Lucknow and it is a place where the world famous tunday kebab are served. With the signature tunday kebab in the streets it has ben a world famous street but there are several other places to eat in chowk where you can dwell in and have some of the best eateries of your life whether it is in a form of desert or nahari everything is delicious and cheap in the small lanes of chowk.

To know more about the world famous food in lucknow, do check out the best places to eat in lucknow.

Author : Kislay from Slippery Legs

Bio Intro :- Hello, I am Kislay a 20 year old guy living his Maths hons. student life while Travelling in India. Currently trying to figure out how much I can live my passion of Travelling while being a college student in India. I’m a big Trekking enthusiast and fond of travelling solo.

If you want to know more about me visit my website Slippery Legs.

Follow me on Instagram Facebook Twitter

Related Articles

DAY 1 - Arrive Singapore

Welcome to Singapore!! The Lion City!! on arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure.

Optional Tour: Night Safari

Later in the evening you can experience Night Safari. It is the perfect opportunity to get a glimpse at the amazing cultural convergence, starting with the fiery Thumbuakar Tribal Performance, followed by an exciting guided Tram Safari Adventure, through seven geographical regions of the world.

You would also watch the Creatures of the Night show - an amazing animal show by nocturnal superstars.

Overnight stay at your hotel.

DAY 2 - Singapore – City Tour

Enjoy a good spread for breakfast at the hotel.

Later, proceed for your Singapore city tour. Drive thru Little India, business district, Orchard Road and Chinatown. Visit the icon of Singapore, the Merlion at Merlion Park!

Overnight stay at your hotel. (Breakfast).

DAY 3 - Singapore - Sentosa Island Tour

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Today morning is free at leisure to explore Singapore on your own.

Later in the afternoon, we explore Sentosa Island, via a scenic cable car ride. Enjoy Madame Tussauds, Images of Singapore, Marvel 4D, end your day at Sentosa with Wings of Time, a multi-sensory presentation including water displays, laser lights, fire effects and spectacular music.

Overnight stay at your hotel. (Breakfast).

DAY 4 - Singapore

Enjoy a tasty breakfast at the hotel.

Rest of the day is at leisure for you to explore the city on own. OR you can enjoy a blockbuster of a day at Universal Studios Singapore® (on own) where you’ll ‘Ride the Movies®’ with access to the park’s high-tech attractions and shows themed around popular movies and TV programs.

OR engage yourself at the S.E.A. Aquarium and discover more than 100,000 marine animals like the leopard shark, goliath grouper and squadrons of manta rays. No matter the perspective, the aquarium is a magical marine world.

OR visit The Maritime Experiential Museum (on own), get ready to take part in man's glorious conquest of the seas, as you track the Maritime Silk Route with its bustling ports! Immerse in 15 thematic galleries, explore the adventure of seafarers through interactive experience and get ready for an encounter with escaping pirates on board a burning ship!.

Overnight stay at your hotel. (Breakfast)

DAY 5 - Singapore

Enjoy a tasty breakfast at the hotel.

Morning is free to explore Singapore on own OR Enjoy an optional Tour of Asia's largest bird park, Jurong bird park is home to over 380 species and houses more than 3000 birds! With a tour of the park, you will be able to witness a myriad of colors and sounds.

You can hike in the largest walk-in aviary, encounter birds during their feeding sessions and get under the world's largest 9-storey high Lory Loft.

You can also watch hundreds of flamingos at the Flamingo Lake, and get a chance to feed penguins at the Penguin Coast. The park also has in store a themed playground for children and numerous shows to keep the entire family entertained!

Overnight stay at your hotel. (Breakfast).

DAY 6 - Singapore

Enjoy a tasty breakfast at the hotel.

Rest of the day is at leisure for you to explore the city on your own - shopping at Orchard Road, or Little India, or enjoy some local delights at Clarke Quay on own. You can also explore Singapore Zoo on own, a beautiful wildlife park and get up-close and personal with the star orangutan, python and others as they roam freely in their natural habitat. This Zoo has been known to have among the most beautiful settings in the world, where animals roam freely in open and natural habitats. It promises to be an experience like no other!

Overnight stay at your hotel. (Breakfast).

DAY 7 - Depart Singapore

Enjoy Breakfast at your hotel.

The day is free until it is time to leave for the airport.

Proceed to the airport to board your flight as this fantastic tour comes to an end. Return home with wonderful memories of your tour with GoBookingNow. (Breakfast)

Inclusion

Return airfare including taxes.

Singapore Visa charges.

Overseas Travel Insurance.

06 nights’ accommodation with daily breakfast in Singapore.

Return airport transfer on Seat in Coach basis.

Half day Singapore city tour on Seat in Coach basis.

Sentosa Classic on Seat in Coach basis (SIC).

All tours and transfers are on Seat in Coach basis.

Exclusion

5% Goods & Service Tax (GST) is applicable additional on total invoice.

Cost of Meals other than those specified in inclusions.

Surcharges applicable for transfers between 2000 hrs. - 0800 hrs.

Early check-in and late checkout are on request basis only and subject to room availability [Standard International Check – in time is 1500 hrs. and Check out time is 1100 hrs. (**Subject to change as per Hotel’s policy).

Expenses of personal nature, mini bar in the room, laundry, telephone bills, tips, gratuities etc.

Tips & Porterage for Local driver & guide.

Cost of foreign exchange for personal expenses.

Cost of any other services not specifically mentioned in inclusions.

Any increase in the cost that may come into force prior to the departure date including change in price owing to fluctuation in the rate of exchange.

Additional INR 2000 per person for 5th May 2018 departure.

Availability & prices are subject to change at the time of booking.


Terms And Conditions

All correspondence(s) in respect of Tours / Travel Service bookings should be addressed to M/s. Gobookingnow.com

Payments:

For all the services contracted, certain advance payment should be made to hold the booking, on confirmed basis & the balance amount can be paid either before your departure from your country or upon arrival in INDIA but definitely before the commencement of the services. Management personnels hold the right to decide upon the amount to be paid as advance payment, based on the nature of the service & the time left for the commencement of the service.

Apart from above in some cases like Special Train Journeys, hotels or resorts bookings during the peak season (X-Mas, New Year), full payment is required to be sent in advance.

Mode of Payment:

Overseas advance payment can be made through Wire Transfer to our bank.

Cancellation Policy:

In the event of cancellation of tour / travel services due to any avoidable / unavoidable reason/s we must be notified of the same in writing. Cancellation charges will be effective from the date we receive advice in writing, and cancellation charges would be as follows:

45 days prior to arrival: 10% of the Tour / service cost

15 days prior to arrival: 25% of the Tour / service cost

07 days prior to arrival: 50% of the Tour / service cost

48 hours prior to arrival OR No Show: No Refund

Reference Image
Close