I am born in Lucknow but never seen the place till one day my father planned a trip to Lucknow. The main motive of my father is just that he wants all of us to see and admire the city of Nawabs. He spent his whole childhood there and appreciated the “tehzeeb” of their people. I didn’t know much about the place until I arrived and got mesmerized to see beautiful culture, architecture and much more. I was happy to see the place and felt proud to born in the stunning capital of Uttar Pradesh.
So, if you ever visit the Lucknow then you must do the below-mentioned things in order to get the memories of your life.
Do eat the Mughlai food
Named after the Mughlai empire, the Mughlai food is the specialty of Lucknow, which is the mixture of Central Asian and South Asian cuisines. I am sure you will love it.
Must-Visit the Gomit River
It’s one of the divine places similar to Ganga Ghat. Gomit is the sacred river and it is believed that bathing in the Gomit on the Ekadashi can wash away your sins. It is a great place for boating as well.
Hangout at Hazratganj
This is the most favorite place for travelers to chilling around or hanging out with their friends and family. Hazratganj is a renowned place like Delhi’s Connaught Place and MG Road of Banglore, this vibe seeker’s corner attract people to walk, shop and eat yummy Lucknawi food. Ganj is flawless with various coffee shops and high-end eateries like Jone Hing, Royal Cafe, and Chedilal, etc. The popularly known as “Ganj”, this spot got its name in 1842, when under the standard of the British, Hazratganj was wonderfully made after Queen Street in London. Next, it was after 200 years, that it experienced a change. Structures were painted a lively tone while stone asphalts and Victorian style balustrades helped complement the architecture.
Eat and Shop at the Chowk
It is obvious for each spot to have numerous shopping goals, and for Lucknowites, Chowk is one of the most loved spots. It is a significant crowd puller for the two foodies and shopaholics, it is here you can see the social and authentic legacy of the city. A bustling business point, this commercial center is mainstream for its awesome Rahim's Nahari kulcha and Makhan malai. Other significant attractions of the spot are the weaved Chikan Garments, an assortment of itra, conventional and current decorations, and so forth. It is additionally the best spot to get a few painstaking works and if you happen to make it to the Golden Darwaja region of the market, do look at the perfectly carefully handcrafted products like ivory shirt pins, blades, lampshades, chappals, and Nagra shoes.
State Museum of Lucknow
This stun-looking museum houses sculptural artful culminations going back to the third century AD, including complicatedly cut Mathura models. At first beginning with exemplary Awadhi workmanship pieces from where the Buddha grew up, it has extended to become host to various significant articles not restricted to bronze, models, original copies and artworks yet additionally including stone coffins and Egyptian mummies which are the focal fascination.
These are the top places that my father visited the most and still crave for! And whenever we all visit Lucknow, we all go to these places and hear our father childhood stories about his birthplace.
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