Lucknow, the city of Nawabs, is the capital of Uttar Pradesh and its largest city. The residents of Lucknow call themselves as Lucknowites or Lakhnavi. Everything of this city -- monuments, food, clothing and most significantly language -- betrays the impact of the medieval Nawabi culture.
Best time to visit Lucknow
Lucknow has humid climate with cool dry winters and dry and hot summers. The best time to visit Lucknow is from October to March when the weather is pleasant here.
Hotels in Lucknow
Vivanta by Taj, Novotel Lucknow, Clarks Avadh and Hyatt Regency are the four 5-star hotels here. The other premium hotels in the city include names like The Revanta, Golden Tulip, Hotel Rajnees
, and Ramada Lucknow. In Lucknow, you can easily find a nice budget hotel wherever you go.
Restaurants in Lucknow
Lucknow is famous for its rich non-vegetarian cuisines, especially Lucknowi biryanis and kebabs. The Mughals Dastarkhwan in Lalbagh serves the most authentic Lucknow cuisines in the city. Galawti Kebabs and Moti Mahal are the two other popular restaurants in the city.
Offbeat things to do in Lucknow
• Go to annual Lucknow Mahotsav:
This 10 day festival celebrates the local culture of Lucknow and is organized between November 25 and December 5 every year.
• Enjoy the sprawling Lucknow parks:
The Janeshwar Mishra Park in Lucknow is said to be the largest man made park in Asia. Other parks where you can spend your afternoons are Kukrail Reserve Forest and Qaisar Bagh.
• Get lost in Bhool Bhulaiya:
With maze of about a thousand passages, the famous Bhool Bhulaiya has intrigued traveler for centuries. The Bhool Bhulaiya is absolutely confusing and most passages lead you to nowhere. So enjoy the confusion as long as you find a way out.
Q. What are the domestic and international airlines that operate on the Bangalore to Lucknow route?
The major airlines
that fly on the Bangalore to Lucknow route are Air India
, Go Air, Indigo, Jet Airways, and Vistara
Q. How is the Lucknow airport connected to the city?
A. Lucknow airport
is well connected to the city by road. The nearest railway station, Lucknow Charbagh station, is only about 10 km away.
Q. What is the earliest non-stop flight from Bangalore to Lucknow?
The earliest non-stop flight from Bangalore to Lucknow is an Indigo flight at 11:00 am.
Q. What is the last non-stop flight from Bangalore to Lucknow?
The last non-stop flight from Bangalore to Lucknow is an Indigo flight at 6:35 pm.
Q. What are the airlines that provide direct flight from Bangalore to Lucknow?
Indigo, Jet Airways
, Air India, Vistara, and Go Air (https://www.yatra.com/domestic-airlines/go-air-airlines.html
) provide non-stop and direct flights on this route.
Q. What are the best hotel options in the vicinity of Lucknow airport?
The most popular premium hotels near Lucknow Airport are Novotel Lucknow and Clarks Avadh. Other popular hotels in the vicinity are Golden Tulip Lucknow, Gemini Continental, The Grand Radiant (https://www.yatra.com/hotels/hotels-in-lucknow/the-grand-radiant
), Lebua Lucknow, and The Maple Leaf
Shopping in Lucknow
Lucknow is a shopper’s paradise. When it comes to local shopping, Aminabad market tops the rank. You can buy famous Lucknowi chikan and embroidered fabrics here. Hazratganj and Chowk are two other famous old markets. Lucknow also has many malls like Fun Republic, East End Mall, One Awadh Centre and Wave Mall.
Nightlife in Lucknow
From markets to eateries, you will love the nightlife here. There are some famous discotheques such as Zero Degree and Blue D Lounge where you can groove to your favorite music. If you want delicious Lucknowi biryani and kebabs late in the night then head to Mughlai Mahal, Chote Nawab, and Tunday Kababi.
Major attractions in Lucknow
The major places of attractions in Lucknow are its Imambaras, Mughal era mosques, historical monuments and enclosed gardens and palaces. The Bara Imambara here attracts the largest number of tourists. Rumi Darwaza is another major attraction. This 60 feet tall tower serves as the main entry point of Lucknow. The Ghanta Ghar, which is the tallest clock tower in India, too is worth a visit.
About Bangalore Airport
The Bangalore airport
is located about 40 km north of the city. It is the third-busiest airport in India after Delhi and Mumbai and handles both domestic and international operations.
Connectivity to Bangalore Airport
Bangalore airport is well connected to the city of Bangalore by road via NH-44. If you plan to drive or take a cab, take the six-lane flyway over NH-44 from Hebbal and you will be on the fastest route to the airport. The BMTC and KSRTC both provide regular bus services to the airport.
Q. What are the popular domestic routes from Bangalore?
Bangalore airport is well connected to most of the major cities of India like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Pune, Chandigarh, Hyderabad, Goa, Nagpur, Lucknow and Ahmedabad.
Q. What are the popular airlines flying from Bangalore airport?
Air India, Indigo, GoAir, Jet Airways, and Spice Jet are popular domestic airlines while Air Asia, British Airways (https://www.yatra.com/international-airlines/british-airways.html
), Etihad, and Emirates are the most popular international airlines
Q. What are the prominent hotels near Bangalore Airport?
The known hotels near Bangalore airport are Taj Bangalore, Signature Club Resort
, Goldfinch Retreat, Regenta Inn by Royal Orchid Hotels, Fantasy Golf Resort, Classic Homes and Breeze Suites.
Q. What are the key attractions in Bangalore?
The list of major attractions in Bangalore includes the famous Tipu Sultan Fort, Lal Bagh Botanical Gardens, Bangalore Palace (https://www.yatra.com/india-tourism/attractions-in-bengaluru/bangalore-palace
), Nandi Hills, Cubbon Park and Shivasamudram Falls.
Q. What is the best time to visit Bangalore?
The weather in Bangalore is generally pleasant throughout the year. Winters are however really good here, so plan your visit between September and February.