Lucknow is the capital of Uttar Pradesh and the city of India. People say that Lucknow is the city of “Nawabs”. It was founded by the Nawab Asaf-Ud-Daula. In ancient times, it was the Suryavanshi Dynasty and after some time, it served as the capital of the Nawabs of Awadh. It is celebrated the Lucknow Festival every year, this festival celebrated for a period of ten days and this festival shows the culture, heritage, arts, and cuisine. This festival is famous in India. 5 Best places to visit in Lucknow 2020
5 Best places to visit in Lucknow 2020
It is the most attractive and old Mosque in Lucknow. It is supported with 260 pillars which are beautifully carved with aesthetic value. It is located at the Tahseenganj, Lucknow. This Mosque was constructed in the year 1898 A.D. by Mohammed Ali Shah. This mosque is a very famous mosque of Muslims. It is also a tourist place for visitors.
Bara Imambara is the ancient monument and the tourist visiting place of Lucknow. The other name of Bara Imambara is “Asfi Imambara. It is the worship place of Muslims and every year Muslims come here to celebrate the festival of Muharram. It is also known for Bhul Bhulaiya. It is on the upper floor of the monument.
The height of the entrance of the Rumi Darwaza is 60 feet with no visible supporting fittings. People say this ” The Turkish Gate” and it displays Awadh architectural style. It was built in 1784-86. It is also used for the logo of Lucknow. The entry fee of Rumi Darwaza is free.
British residency is the National Monument and it is known for the historic battle for the siege of Lucknow. the cemetery of the fort nearby contains the graves of the hundred of Brtishiers who died during the siege.
5.Moti Mahal Palace
Moti Mahal was built by Nawab Saadat Ali Khan and the other popular name of Moti Mahal is Pearl Palace. This located on the bank of the river Gomti. Today, Moti mahal is used for hold conferences, parties, and other such special occasions.