Lucknow Itinerary 1 Day
A Day in Lucknow - Perfect 24 Hours Guide
Lucknow, the capital of the Indian State of Uttar Pradesh, is famous for its Mughal-era constructions, the Colonial-era museums, and the ample number of green spaces. Lucknow is also known for its rich culture as well as the long-standing tryst with poetry, music, embroidery, and delicious food. With the help of this Lucknow Itinerary 1 Day, explore the best of Lucknow in 24 hours!
How to spend 1 day in Lucknow?
Bara and Chota Imambara
Constructed in the year 1784 by Asaf-ud-Daula, the fourth Nawab of Awadh, Bara Imambara is said to be the largest arched hall in the world. It also houses the world-famous Bhulbhulaiya which is a nexus of passages that are interconnected across 489 identical doorways! The Chota Imambara, which is a huge Muslim congregation hall, is also a popular monument in Lucknow that is known for its colorful chandeliers.
A famous historical landmark known for its collection of beautiful parks and ruins, British Residency served as the former refuge for approximately 3000 British inhabitants during the 1857 uprising. Housing graves of British soldiers, as well as the bullet and cannonball marks from the uprising, this place offers visitors a glimpse into the history of India. The 1857 Memorial Museum is also located inside the British Residency. This is a fascinating place that narrates the story of 1857 in a chronological order with the help of paintings, lithographs, photographs, and artifacts.
Lucknow is known for its embroidered fabrics, especially Chikan work. Finish off the day with a trip to the Hazratganj area which is famous for its chikan shops. In addition to exquisitely hand-embroidered fabrics, you will also come across a variety of shops selling cotton and silk dresses, salwar suits, Kurtis, and semi-stitched pieces.
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