The city of Nawabs, Lucknow Being the capital city of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow is one of the significant administrative cities of India. This city has always been a multicultural city as it takes the culture of the country with it and today, it functions as an important hub of government, culture, educations, commerce, tourism, aerospace, finance, technology, music, poetry and pharmaceuticals. Also, the city is linked to various other cities and states as it has proper roadways as well as airways. The airport of this city enables people to go in and out of this city as flights from Lucknow go to other major cities and from other cities also, flights to Lucknow are made available. This city has many places to visit and therefore this place is considered as one of the best tourist destinations. Some of the best places that are mainly responsible for gaining tourists include Bara Imambara, which is a historical place as it was built in the year 1784 and it was constructed by the fourth Nawab of Awadh. Another such place is the British Residency Lucknow that is also considered as another momentous historical landmark. However, today this monument has been ruined and it is declared as a protected monument by the archeological survey of India. There are many such places and their list includes the Jama Masjid, Chattar Manzil, Rumi Darwaza, Clock Tower, Moti Mahal and many more.
Also, the city is well known for its cuisine as it has its own style of cooking and serving the food. Along with its unique style of cooking, the city also has a large variety of food that attracts people from all over the country. Some of the dishes that are responsible for attracting people include Biryani, Kebabs, Naan, Kofta, Raita, Samosa and the most popular is the Paan of this city. Other than this, some historical places also play an equal part in attracting tourist and their list includes Dikusha Kothi, Rauza Kazmain, Mir Babar Ali Anis ka Maqbara and many more. Lucknow also encourages dance, drama and music as the famous dance form named Kathak was formed in this city. There were many well known artists in this city that increased the standard of music of this city. Wajid Ali Shah, Lachhu Maharaj, Acchchan Maharaj, Sahmbhu Maharaj and Birju Maharaj are some well known names who hugely contributed towards music and created a great impact on keeping it alive in this city. The city has its international airport that serves flights from Lucknow to various other destinations and enables people to travel inside and outside the city easily and comfortably. Since the city is considered as a significant one, other flights to Lucknow are also available in order to facilitate people to visit this city and enjoy the style of atmosphere of this city. Lucknow is a place to remember for a long time once a person visits it.
Published on May 27, 2014
Published on May 27, 2014
Being the capital city of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow is one of the significant administrative cities of India.