List of best weekend getaways from Lucknow
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.
Name of the Place
Distance from Lucknow
Things to do
Dudhwa National Park, Uttarakhand
Tiger spotting in wildlife reserve, boat safari, interact with local tharu tribals
Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
Boat tour on the Ganges river, boat tour on the Dasaswamedh Ghat, visiting Vishwanath Temple, Monkey Temple and Garden of Spiritual Wisom
Chitrakoot, Uttar Pradesh
Visit Ram Ghat, Gupt Godavari Caves, Janaki Kund, Kamtaji Temple
Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh
Visit Shri Ram Jana Bhoomi, The Hanuman Garhi, Sita ki Rasoi, Nageshwarnath Temple
Agra, Uttar Pradesh
Visit Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, Mehtab Bagh, and Fatehpur Sikri
Boating, Trekking, horse-riding, yachting. Don't forget to explore the beautiful lakes
Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh
Visit Jai Vilas Palace, Gujari Mahal, Sound & Light show at Gwalior Fort, Rides at Splash, the fun city
Summer getaway to enjoy the cultural heritage, handicraft, cuisine, science life, and wildlife with breath-taking panoramic views of the Himalayas