Lucknow travel guide

Lucknow tourism | Lucknow guide

You're Going to Love Lucknow

Lucknow is the capital of Uttar Pradesh and sits on the banks of the Gomti River. It is famous for its fine cuisine and is known as the center of culture in North India, with a long history of poetry and art coming out of the city.

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Lucknow

When to Visit Lucknow

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Lucknow has a humid subtropical climate, with hot summers and mild winters. The rainy season from July to September is best avoided.

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How to Get to Lucknow

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Where to Stay in Lucknow

Dayal Paradise is a modern luxury hotel around three miles from the city center, while Hotel Anant is a well-located budget option.

Popular Neighborhoods in Lucknow

Where to stay in popular areas of Lucknow

Most booked hotels in Lucknow

How to Get Around Lucknow

The Cost of Living in Lucknow

Shopping Streets

Aminabad Bazaar is good for clothing, while Hazratganj Market (also in Aminabad) is the place for international fashion brands.

Groceries and Other

A quart of milk in Lucknow will cost around ₹50, while a loaf of bread is ₹23.

Cheap meal
Cheap meal
$3.35
A pair of jeans
A pair of jeans
$44.91
Single public transport ticket
Single public transport ticket
$0.41
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$1.32

Where to Eat in Lucknow

Haji Sahib at Akbari Gate serves delicious lamb dishes, and Dastarkhwan at Hazratganj is renowned for its shaami kebabs and rumali roti. You can expect to pay from ₹150 to ₹350 for a meal in these restaurants.

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