Chowk, Lucknow

Chowk | One of the best places to visit in Lucknow

LocationChowk, Lucknow, Lucknow (Map)
Entry Fee & TimingsChowk open from 11:00 am to 10:300 pm (Thursday close), No entry fee.
Place TypeStreet Market, Shopping Place
Best time to visitJanuary, February, March, April, May, June
Nearest MetroCity Railway Station Metro Station (2 KM) Thakurganj Metro Station (1 KM)

About Chowk

The Chowk area of Lucknow is one of the oldest markets in the state as well as the whole of North India. It is one of those places in the city that are a window into its rich cultural heritage. The Chowk is especially known for Chikankari and apart from this, this place is also number one in terms of food and drink.

Interesting facts about Chowk

  1. Chowk Bazar has over 5000 shops, spread along narrow, labyrinthine streets on either side.
  2. It is a prime destination for both shoppers and food lovers. Here you can see the cultural and historical heritage of the city.
  3. It is one of the places in the city that is a window into its rich cultural heritage. From chicken work to succulent kebabs and makhan malai, Lucknow Chow is one of the major shopping and dining hubs.
  4. A modern business hub selling products suitable for urban, cosmopolitan tourists, Lucknow Chowk Market still holds on to the Awadhi ambience of the past and remains true to its roots.

How to reach Chowk

By Road:- There are many autos and tempos available for tourists to visit these places. There is also a state-run bus service for the use of tourists and the fee is minimal.

By Rail:- Dalianz Railway Station is the nearest to the Chowk which is situated at a distance of 3.04 km.

From Airport:- The distance between Chowk Lucknow and Lucknow airport is 13 kms, you can easily go from here by booking Ola or Auto.

Nearby famous places

  • Bara Imambara 0.8 km away
  • Chhota Imambara 1.1 km away
  • Rumi Darwaza 1.2 km away
  • British Residency 2.3 km away
  • Juma Masjid 0.9 km away
  • Satkhanda 0.9 km away
  • Husainabad Clock Tower 1.7 km away
  • Hazratganj 4.3 km away
  • Hussainabad Picture Gallery 1.3 km away

Chowk FAQs:

𝒜. It is located at Chowk, Lucknow, Lucknow.

𝒜. Entry fee and timings information of the Chowk: Chowk open from 11:00 am to 10:300 pm (Thursday close), No entry fee..

𝒜. You should visit Chowk during January, February, March, April, May, June months for best experience.

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