Weaves of Lucknow Private Tour Including Home-Cooked Lunch

Cultural & Theme Tours in Lucknow

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Enjoy this 5-hour private experiential tour to witness the exquisite world of Lucknow’s embroidery. Get hands-on experience of the famous forms of embroideries – Chikan, Zari and Aari, followed by a home-cooked lunch. A private pick and drop-off from your city hotel is included in the tour.
Lucknow remains true to its cultural past, impeccable manners, a courtly diction, and a love for the arts and all beautiful things. And the rich Nawabi culture reflects on the textile of Lucknow, with delicate Chikan, decorous Zari and the intricate Aari work, the tapestry of this city oozes elegance. With passing time, there has been a tremendous change in these forms of embroidery and their usage. Today, you will witness artisans working to turn a simple piece of cloth into exclusive masterpieces with the magic of their art. You will also observe that these arts of embroidery have brought people of diverse religious and social backgrounds together to work in unison. Be a part of this half-day tour as you visit some studios, where you will see embroiders busy with their work. Enjoy a special talk by a renowned designer about these embroideries. You can also try your hands at embellishing something with your personal kit on this interactive experiential sojourn.  A home-cooked meal is included in the tour.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Professional guide
  • Home-cooked lunch
  • Private transport by air-conditioned vehicle

What’s not included

  • Gratuities


  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Lunch included
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience