The distance between these two cities is around 0Kms, and can be reached in approximately .Bus travel is a popular travel option between these two cities, and many buses ply between Gorakhpur and Lucknow. SVR Tours And Travels is a major operator along this route. The first bus starts from and you can catch buses till . Minimum fare for bus travel along this route is Rs.0, and the maximum fare is close to Rs.0.
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Gorakhpur is a holy city located on the banks of river Rapti in the eastern part of Uttar Pradesh. It is located near the border with Nepal and is home to the famous Gorakhnath temple. The city also hosts several historically prominent Buddhist sites, Imambara, an 18th-century Dargah, which contains both golden and silver tajiya. Gorakhpur is also the home of Gita Press, which is the world's largest publisher of Hindu religious texts. The city is also a happening trade and commercial centre as it is here that the headquarters of North Eastern Railways is located. Gorakhpur is a religious center with many popular temples and holy sites of both Hindus and Buddhists. The city was named after the yoga Guru Gorakhnath, who popularized “Hath Yoga”. The Gorakhnath Temple, where he studied, is a major tourist attraction here. The Gorakhshapitheshwara (Head Priest of Gorakhnath temple) is the cultural head of the city.
Lucknow, the capital city of Uttar Pradesh, is known best for its rich cultural and traditional heritage. Also known as the 'the epitome of Shia culture', Lucknow is situated on the banks of river Gomti. A hub for culture, politics and art, this place which was named after Lakshman from the epic Ramayana, flourished during the rule of Nawabs. The Nawabs not only brought in with them the finesse of art and culture, but also the famous Nawabi cuisine which includes finger licking dishes that include kebabs, kormas, sheermal, roomali rotis, and warqi parathas. Being the state capital, Lucknow is home to the Vidhan Sabha, High Court and a lot of government offices.The Nawabs, Mughals and British have left their legacy in the form of heritage monuments like Asafi Imambara popularly known as Bara Imambara, Chhota Imambara, Rumi Darwaza, British Residency and Shah Najaf. The other sightseeing options include Sikandar Bagh, Lucknow Zoo and State Museum, Botanical Gardens and Kaiserbagh Palace complex