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Amritsar Tour

Duration : 2 Nights

Destination Covered : Amritsar

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An Introduction

The valor and spirit of the people of Punjab is exemplified by the city of Amritsar. Home to the Golden Temple, it holds a place of immense importance for people belonging to the Sikh religion around the world. For a tourist, this lively city offers myriad experiences, from its tourist attractions to its cuisines.

The main center of attraction here is the Golden Temple. Also known as Harmandir Sahib, its architecture is a magnificent blend of Hindu and Islamic architecture. Its golden dome is an amazing sight to watch, while the Amrit Sarovar (holy water tank) is known to possess several healing powers that cure the body of all diseases. Thousands of devotees from all around the world visit this religious destination to seek blessings. It is an embodiment of brotherhood and equality. 

Apart from the Golden Temple, there are other attractions that this city is famous for. One of them is Jallianwala Bagh, which was witness to one of the most tragic episodes in India’s history, the Jallianwala Bagh massacre. Today, a memorial, in the shape of an eternal flame, stands dedicated to those who lost their lives in this unfortunate incident.

This itinerary also lets you watch the entertaining guard changing ceremony at the Wagah border. The changing of guard ceremony is packed with entertainment. The lively drills and dance-like movements is a sight to watch.

Trip Highlights
  • Visit the Golden Temple
  • Visit the Jallianwala Bagh
  • Watch the change of guard ceremony at the Wagah Boder
Itinerary Details
Day 1
Arrival in Amritsar

After your arrival in Amritsar, get in touch with your representative and get transferred to the hotel. Rest for some time and after freshening up, make your way to the Harmandir Sahib, popularly known as the Golden Temple. You have the entire evening to yourself, you can spend it at your own leisure. One of the things which you can try out is the Amritsari Naan which can be enjoyed at any of the local dhabas and restaurants.

This followed by an overnight stay at Amritsar.

Day 2
Amritsar

After enjoying your breakfast, visit the Jallianwala Bagh. This place is associated with one of the most unfortunate episodes in history known as the Jallianwala Bagh massacre. In this unfortunate episode, many innocent people lost their lives in a massacre carried out under the command of General Dyer. You can visit the Wagah Border and witness the exciting guard changing ceremony in the evening. This ceremony attracts a lot of people.

Return to your own hotel in the evening for an overnight stay.

Day 3
Amritsar

After enjoying your breakfast, check out from the hotel and visit the local market for some shopping. After that, get transferred to the railway station to catch the train back home.




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