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Join the “Heritage and Food Delights of Old Lucknow” walking tour by India City Walks™, led by their expert Walk Leaders® and Culture Insiders®. This mesmerizing 3-hour journey will take you through the heart of old Lucknow, immersing you in its rich Mughal-era architecture and bustling market ambiance.
The adventure commences at the vibrant Chowk Intersection, where you’ll be captivated by the splendid architecture of the Mughal era and the vibrant atmosphere of the market. As you stroll through the historic streets, you’ll encounter the awe-inspiring Rumi Darwaza, a 60-feet tall gate that stands as a testament to the city’s glorious past. Your journey will then lead you to the grand Bara Imambara, a magnificent structure adorned with intricate designs, and its enigmatic Bhool Bhulaiya, a labyrinthine maze of passages and stairs. Prepare to be enthralled by the captivating narratives of these architectural wonders, deeply intertwined with the fabric of Lucknow’s history.
Continuing on, you’ll explore the Chhota Imambara, another architectural gem adorned with splendid chandeliers and ornate embellishments. Here, you’ll be immersed in the captivating stories of the Nawabi culture that thrived in this regal city. But the journey doesn’t end here; it takes a delightful turn into the world of Lucknow’s legendary street food.
Under the guidance of experienced local guides, you’ll tantalize your taste buds with an array of flavorsome treats, from succulent kebabs and delectable parathas to mouthwatering chaats and the iconic Lucknawi biryani. These culinary delights will give you a true taste of the city’s vibrant food culture and traditions.
To round off this unforgettable experience, you’ll indulge in a traditional cup of Lucknawi chai, immersing yourself in the essence of the city’s tea culture. And, of course, don’t forget to try the famous paan, a quintessential betel leaf preparation that adds a burst of flavor to the finale of this delightful journey.
Throughout the tour, your knowledgeable guide will regale you with historical anecdotes, cultural insights, and the best-kept culinary secrets of Lucknow. So, put on your comfortable walking shoes, carry your water bottle, and get ready to embark on an enriching journey of heritage and gastronomy that will leave you spellbound by the charm of old Lucknow.
1 Water Bottle per person
Any kind of personal expenses, shopping, food etc.
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