Home About India Top Destinations Major Attractions Fairs & Festivals Contact Us

About Lucknow


Lucknow is the capital city of the state of Uttar Pradesh in India. Lucknow is a major metropolitan city of India and is the administrative headquarters of Lucknow District and Lucknow Division. It is the eleventh most populous city of India and the most populous city in Uttar Pradesh which is the most populous state of India. Lucknow has always been known as a multicultural city and it flourished as a cultural and artistic hub of North India and as a seat of Nawab power in the 18th and 19th centuries. It continues as an important centre of government, education, commerce, aerospace, finance, pharmaceuticals, technology, design, culture, tourism, music and poetry.

Eating Out  

Food in Lucknow gives it the reputation of a foodie’s paradise which is well known across the country. The city welcomes you in great style with its  Nawabi heritage,  architectural brilliance and intoxicating mix of flavours. If you are visiting the city and you miss out on the famous Awadhi cuisine, you have an incomplete holiday in hand. Foodie or not, there are lot of famous food items in Lucknow which you must taster. From royal dishes to the yummy street food, exploring the city as a foodie is an exhilarating experience.

Here is a sneak peak of some of the local foods in Lucknow.
Awadhi Cuisine,Khasta Kachori, Kebabs, Biryani, Chaat, Kulfi


Lucknow is also famous for its shops of jewellery and ornaments. Right from the nose pin to the waistband, you name it and they will have it. These exquisite works of jewellery are exclusive and are found only in Lucknow. The jewellery pieces have unique work of metal ornamentation that looks splendid. Another famous type of jewellery found there is the Jadau, which means jewellery in which gems are studded. Lucknow is famous for its big danglers and Jhumkas that are found in the wardrobe of each and every girl.

Lucknow has its own share of shopping places. Although you may not find many big malls, one finds some malls that have sprung up here and there and are often thronged by youngsters who come to shop for branded stuff. Some of the major and famous shopping places in Lucknow are Aminabad, Kapoorthala, Hazratganj and Janpath. For exquisite jewellery, you can go to Gadbadjhala, which is quite reputed for its exquisite jewellery works. Among the malls, one finds some mal

Travellerz in & out  
By Air Lucknow is well connected by Airport
By Train Lucknow is well connected by Train.
By Road Lucknow is well connected by Road.
Suggestion for Top Destinations  
Name :
Email :
Phone :
Suggestion :

Vivanta by Taj - Gomti Nagar, Lucknow

La Place Sarovar Portico, Lucknow

Hotel Gemini Continental


Hotel India Awadh

Golden Tulip Hotel Lucknow

Comfort Inn Lucknow

The Piccadily



Charans Club and Resorts

Comfort Inn

The Continental - PAX Hotel

Royal Inn

Hotel Sagar International

Hotel Shelter
Hotel Lord's Lucknow


Hotel Simla Palace

Hotel Charans International

Galaxy International Hotel

DIDI International Hotel

Hotel Monarch Inn

Hotel Park Awadh

Hotel Amber









Home      |     About India     |      Top Destinations     |     Major Attractions     |    Fairs & Festivals     |    Contact us
   Copyright ©indiatourist.in  
LiveZilla Live Help