Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh situated on the banks of the river Gomti. The city's history dates back to the time of the Suryavanshi dynasty.
The city's one of its earliest names was Lakhanpur, derives from Lakshman Teela where Lord Rama's brother (Lord Laxman) is believed to have stayed. Lucknow - the city of Nawabs, who are known for their courtesy, love towards literature, food and royal living. 'The City of Nawabs' is an intriguing blend of old world charm, warm hospitality, courteous people, beautiful architecture and Rich heritage.
With the tagline, "Smile, you are in Lucknow", this charming city welcomes its visitors to some of the most amazing tourist attractions in India. Some of the best places to visit in Lucknow are Bada Imambada, Rumi Darwaza, Chota Imambada, British Residency, La Martiniere School, Moti Mahal Palace, Dilkusha Kothi, Firangi Mahal, Husainabad Clock Tower, Indira Gandhi Planetarium, Shah Najaf Imambada, Gautam Buddha Park, Jama Masjid, Begum Hazrat Mahal Park, Chattar Manzil, Dr. R.M.L. Park, 1857 Memorial Museum, Hussainabad Picture Gallery, Kaiserbagh Palace, Sikandar Bagh, Chandrika Devi Temple, Lucknow Zoo, Ambedkar Memorial Park, Nadan Mahal, Alambagh Palace, Safed Baradari, Shahi Baoli and Tomb of Saadat Ali Khan.