Some 5 km northwest of Lucknow Railway Station, there lies another historical landmark in Lucknow - Tilak Rai Talab. It is basically a small tank which was built by the Nawabs of Lucknow to commemorate Raja Tikait Rai. From the year 1791 to 1796, Tikait Rai was the Diwan of Awadh during the reign of Asaf-ud-Daula. At present, Tikait Rai Talab is one of the most renowned tourist sites in Lucknow which is visited by hundreds of tourists every day. At the historical site, there is also a highly revered temple which is dedicated to Goddess Sitala. Every year, an annual fair is organized at this temple in Lucknow which receives a huge footfall of pilgrims.
Once done exploring Tikait Rai Talab, tourists can also choose to explore the other tourist attractions of Lucknow. Tourist places that are located in the near proximity to Tikait Rai Talab are:
24/3 Tikait Rai Talab Colony, Rajajipuram, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226017, India.
For tourists, Tikait Rai Talab stays open all day a week, i.e., from Sunday to Saturday. One can visit the place on any day from morning to evening.
No Entry Fee