Lucknow is positioned on the banks of Gomti River and capital of Uttar Pradesh. This city has
preserved a rich heritage of Indian culture in the form of Courtly etiquette, lofty gardens, poetry, music,
and fine traditional cuisine. It has been one of the important centers of Muslim Influence in India.
Founded by Persian aristocrat Nawab Saadat Khan Burhan-ul-Mulk, has been one of the important
centers of power and politics.
Lucknow leaves an everlasting impression on the tourists by its impressive surrounding that is the
legacy of its glorious past. Old buildings, busy roads, Imambaras, mouth watering kebabs are the
specialty, pride and identification of this alluring city. Due to its glorious past, it has earned many titles
such as Golden City of the East, Shiraz-i-Hind or The Constantinople of India. The present of
Lucknow resides in its industries which makes it an important center of commerce regarding
pharmaceutical and technology.