Lucknow is the capital and the largest city of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. This bustling city, famed for its Nawabi era finesse and amazing food, is a unique mix of the ancient and the modern. The city is historically renowned and is home to extraordinary monuments depicting a fascinating blend of ancient, colonial and oriental architecture. It continues to be an important centre of governance, administration, education, culture, tourism, music and poetry.
Among the magnificent monuments are Imambara, Rumi Darwaza, Kaiserbagh Heritage Zone, Residency and Dilkusha. The Chikan embroidery and zardozi have made Lucknow a brand in global fashion. Lucknow is also famous for its two lip-smacking delicacies Kebabs and biryani that beckon visitors again and again. The city is well connected to all parts of the world by air and road.