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Lucknow Tourist Places

The capital of Uttar Pradesh province, in India, is Lucknow. This city, being a metropolis, is well connected to other cities and towns by roads, rails, and airways. Therefore, there are bus services that can take tourists to lucknow city. Lucknow Station is known as the Charbagh railway station. People from adjacent states like Madhya Pradesh, and Punjab often opt to travel by road, using map of Lucknow.

Like many cities in India, this city is also situated on banks of a river, i.e., River Gomti. Tributaries of this river also flow through Lucknow because of which the city has ample water front properties.  One more thing about Lucknow is that the city, though is considered to be predominantly Muslim in culture, it actually owes its origin to Hindu culture. However, it rose to prominence around 1350 AD under Delhi Sultanate, followed by Moghul Empire, and eventually it was the British Raj that transformed lucknow India to a more modern city.

Places to visit in the city include Bara Imambara, Rumi Darwaza, British Residency, Tarunvali Kothi, and Kaiser Bagh Palace. The city is renowned for artifacts, as well as different art forms like music, painting, embroidery, and carving. There are many star hotels in the city, so finding Hotel Lucknow should not be an issue. However, it is advisable to keep map of lucknow handy. Alternately, prior booking of room in a hotel in Lucknow can mean pick up and drop services. Today, there are many companies in Lucknow, because of which the economy of the city is much better.

Lucknow Tourist Map

Facts About Lucknow
Area 310.1 km2
State Uttar Pradesh
Languages Hindi, Urdu, and English
Best Time to Visit October to March
Nearest Railway Station Lucknow
Nearest Airport Lucknow
Famous Bara Imambara, The Residency, Rumi Darwaza, Chota Imambara, Sikandar Bagh
STD Code 91-522

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