Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh, is called the city of Nawabs, which is known for its elegance. A wonderful confluence of culture, literature, and art is seen here and when it comes to food, there is no answer to non-veg here. is a city that leaves a unique smile on the face of tourists with its attractive tourist places. On the other hand, you will be crazy about the Lucknowi style of speaking of people. Every year lakhs of people reach to see the beauty of this city. Today in this episode we are going to tell you about some famous places in Lucknow which are known for tourism. Let's know about them...
Bara Imambara is different from all the famous places in Lucknow. This historical site is a large complex consisting of Asifi Masjid, Bhul-Bhulaiya, and Baoli. This labyrinth is the most popular part of the complex. The architecture of this historical site resembles the decorative Mughal design and does not use European architecture. The monument, named after the Nawab of Lucknow who commissioned it, is an important place of worship for Muslims. Every year a large number of people come here to celebrate the religious festival of Muharram.
Lucknow Zoo, also known as Nawab Wajid Ali Shah Zoological Park. This zoo was inaugurated on November 29, 1921. The zoo has attractions like walking tours, boating, battery vehicles, toy train ride, and many more. You will not even realize when your 4-5 hours will pass here. Royal Bengal Tiger, White Tiger, Lion, Wolf, Great Pied Hornbill, Golden Pheasant, and Silver Pheasant are some of the fascinating animals and birds that can be seen in their natural habitat at Lucknow Zoo. If you come to visit the city of Lucknow, then you must go to see the animals of this zoo in the city.
By the way, there are many small and big markets in Lucknow, one of which is 'Janpath Market', it is also known as Meena Bazaar. Janpath Market is located in the Hazratganj area of Lucknow, this place is called the heart of the city. Janpath Market is one of the most visited places in Lucknow. There are dozens of small and big shops in this market, due to which this market is also very popular among the youth here. In this market, you will find a wide range of Chikan clothes, the specialty of Lucknow. Apart from this, you can also buy the best quality jewelry in Janpath. Bargaining is the biggest feature of Janpath Market, as well as you can enjoy a variety of street foods here.
Ambedkar Memorial Park
Ambedkar Memorial Park is a public area and memorial dedicated to Dr. BR Ambedkar. One of the best tourist places in Lucknow, this park is spread over 107 acres. The monuments inside are made of red sandstone from Rajasthan. The many monuments inside include the Ambedkar Stupa, a museum, a photo gallery, reflection points, and viewpoints. Made with a budget of seven billion rupees, this park is one of the best places to see in Lucknow.
Dilkusha Kothi was built by Major Gor around 1800. This Kothi was earlier a hunting lodge which was later converted into a palace. During the war in ancient times, this palace faced many major impacts due to which only some of its walls are intact. This place is very much liked by history lovers.
This museum located in Lucknow has its significance. This four-story Lucknow State Museum houses some of the best displays of the Stone Age, exhibits and galleries showcasing Jain art, sculptures, archaeology, nawabs, and ancient coins. People who are interested in history must visit this place once.
Chandrika Devi Temple
Chandrika Devi Temple is a major religious place in Lucknow which is located in Ashiana Lucknow. Chandrika Devi Temple is dedicated to the Hindu goddess Chandi who is a combined form of Kali, Lakshmi, and Saraswati. A pond is also situated on the premises of this temple where a statue of Shiva is installed. A large number of devotees keep coming to this temple every day.
Anandi Water Park
The city of Lucknow does not just introduce you to the history or culture of the city, but it also has Anandi Water Park for the fun of the kids. Anandi Water Park is a good place to have fun in the city of Lucknow which is one of the largest waterfalls in the northern region. The park is located on the outskirts of Lucknow on Faizabad road which is close to the water. Full of fun activities of swings, swimming, and bathing. There is also a lot to do for the kids in this water park. Not only this, but it is also one of the largest water parks in India, with a large resort and club area.