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List of best weekend getaways from Lucknow

Last updated on Mar 11, 2021, 01:36 pm

Lucknow, the City of Nawabs, has a lot of weekend getaway options that you might not be aware of. Enjoy the natural beauty of the religious places and heritage sites just a few hours away from the city.

Most places near Lucknow hold a religious significance. But trust us, you do not want to miss them. If you are willing to travel a bit more, there are a few hill stations to explore as well.

Here’s the list.


S.No.

Name of the Place

Distance from Lucknow

Things to do

1.

Dudhwa National Park, Uttarakhand

215 km

Tiger spotting in wildlife reserve, boat safari, interact with local tharu tribals

2.

Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

305 km

Boat tour on the Ganges river, boat tour on the Dasaswamedh Ghat, visiting Vishwanath Temple, Monkey Temple and Garden of Spiritual Wisom

3.

Chitrakoot, Uttar Pradesh

233 km

Visit Ram Ghat, Gupt Godavari Caves, Janaki Kund, Kamtaji Temple

4.

Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh

135 km

Visit Shri Ram Jana Bhoomi, The Hanuman Garhi, Sita ki Rasoi, Nageshwarnath Temple

5.

Agra, Uttar Pradesh

333 km

Visit Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, Mehtab Bagh, and Fatehpur Sikri

6.

Nanital, Uttarakhand

389 km

Boating, Trekking, horse-riding, yachting. Don't forget to explore the beautiful lakes

7.

Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh

339 km

Visit Jai Vilas Palace, Gujari Mahal, Sound & Light show at Gwalior Fort, Rides at Splash, the fun city

8.

Almora, Uttarakhand

444 km

Summer getaway to enjoy the cultural heritage, handicraft, cuisine, science life, and wildlife with breath-taking panoramic views of the Himalayas