Comfort Inn Lucknow
75-V Vibhuti KhandGomtinagar
Phone: (91) 522 2720987
Fax: (91) 522 2720988
75-V Vibhuti KhandGomtinagar, Lucknow, IN, 226010
- Phone: (91) 522 2720987
- Fax: (91) 522 2720988
The Residency Complex is famous as a historic site that once served as the residence of the British General. There is an ancient aura that is associated with this place. The site has been a witness to the First War Of independence along with other battles that took place during the Lucknow siege. It had been the shelter-house of innumerable refugees during the siege. Currently, all monuments have been destroyed to ruins. Nevertheless, the site has an important historical significance. It also features the graves and tombs of the many people who lost their lives during the battle. The complex is now referred to as the heritage site of the city and qualifies as a must visit attraction.
Also known as the Asfi Imambara, the Bara Imambara is worth looking at for everyone touring the city. This beautiful monument was constructed in the year 1784, as a part of the famine relief program organized by the then Nawab of Lucknow. The Bara Imambara is an architectural marvel with its main hall standing tall without a single supporting beam. This site is also known for its amazing maze called Bhulbhulaia. The top floor of the monument offers a scenic view of the city, which is mesmerizing. Bara Imambara is the epitome of fine Nawabi architecture and beauty. Admission price varies for international visitors, so please call ahead.
The rich past of Lucknow reflects in the architectural building of La Martiniere College. The college that features different schools for boys and girls is one of the oldest running. Thanks to its unique exteriors, the building is a much commercialized one and has been featured in many commercial flicks. Apart from being a center for imparting knowledge, it exudes an incredible artistic charm. The glorious building is a center for liberal education and caters to all students upto the age of 18. Situated on extensive grounds, there is a large lawn area that plays hosts to parties and events. Embedded with all modern educational requirements, the college also encourages sports and extra-curriculum activities. All in all, a well known, recognized institute that is a highly renowned one in the Indian subcontinent. Check website for more details.