Abode of the glorious Golden Temple, the iconic city of Amritsar, portrays the heroic character of the Punjab. A day in this peaceful city starts with the spiritual prayers from Gurudwaras. Amritsar is the spiritual and cultural centre of the Sikh Religion. Baisakhi festival brings out Amritsar's glorious face with its finest food, clothes and enthusiastic people. This place is also famous for its Jallianwala Bagh massacre and its closeness to Wagah Border. The satiating food and generous dollops of legendary Punjabi hospitality further conspire to cast a spell upon the tourists.

Other than Golden temple,Akal Thakt,Tara Taran Sahib,Rambagh Garden,Bhathinda Fort Durgiana temple ,Kaiser bagh Park are some of the attention  grabbers in Amritsar.

How to reach

how to reach

Located around 11 km away from the city-centre, the Sri Guru Ram Das Jee International Airport of Amritsar has more than 160 domestic and international flights. There are daily direct flights to and from Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chandigarh, London, Doha, Dubai and Kuala Lumpur.

The Amritsar Railway Station connects the city to almost all major Indian cities including Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Agra, Ahmedabad, Kolkata and Chandigarh. A train journey from Delhi to Amritsar takes about 6 hours.

Being located on the National Highway 1, Amritsar is well connected by road. Daily bus services, including both government and private run, to and from Ambala, Patiala, Delhi, Chandigarh and Jammu. For transportation within the city, you can take rickshaws, auto rickshaws, taxis or buses.