Get Amritsar tour travel package for your piligrim tour.
The city of Amritsar has been named after the Amrit Sarovar or the pool of nectar, the holy tank that surrounds the Golden Temple. Amritsar stands head and shoulders above any other city, its status elevated and sanctified by the presence of the venerable Golden Temple. If you are visiting north India, Amritsar travel is a must. It’s easy to travel there from Delhi by road and by rail.
Pick up from your hotel and drop at the New Delhi Railway Station in time for your train to Amritsar. Train Departure: 7.20 A.M Breakfast will be served on the train. Arrival Amritsar: 1.25 P.M where our representative will receive you and take you to the Hotel. Check in and lunch at the hotel. Early evening visit Wagah Border to watch Border Retreat. The pageant of the beating of the retreat and the change of guard within handshaking distance of the Indian and Pakistani forces.It is amazing and makes the most charming spectacle of a daily evening drill with the waving of flags and the audience getting into a frenzy and shouting slogans on both sides.Wagah is the only land border open between India and Pakistan. Evening tour to the famous Golden Temple the most sacred temple for the Sikhs, as the view at night is completely mesmerizing. It is a symbol of the magnificence and strength of the Sikh people all over the world. Dinner at a restaurant in the city and return to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Visit the Jallianwala Bagh famous for the most notorious massacre that took place during the times of the British and which shook up the sentiments of all Indians. On the fateful day of 13th April 1919, as the Sikhs had gathered in these open grounds to celebrate Baisakhi (a Punjabi Festival), General Dyer led his troops to the park, blocked the narrow entrance and exit point of the garden and commanded them to open fire without any warning. Hundreds of innocent people got killed and thousands were injured. A memorial has also been built for all those who lost their lives.
Also visit Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s Museum which has been built in his summer palace and contains weapons dating back to the Mughal times and some portraits of the ruling houses of Punjab and a replica of the famous diamond “kohinoor”.
Return to the hotel in time for lunch and some rest. Later drop off to the Amritsar Railway Station to board the Swarn Shatabdi Express for Delhi departing at 5.00 P.M and arriving at New Delhi Railway Station at 10.40 P.M.
Pick up at New Delhi Railway Station and drop at your hotel in Delhi.
End of Tour.