Amritsar (Golden City, Holy City) is a city in the northwestern state of Punjab (INDIA). Amritsar is home to the HARMANDIR SAHIB (Golden Temple) Gurudwara and surrounded by the sacred Amrit Sarovar lake, where Pilgrims bath’s, it is the spiritual and cultural for the Sikh religion. This was founded by the fourth GURU of Sikh Guru Ramdas in the 14th century and completed by his successor Guru Arjun Dev. This important Sikh shrine attracts more visitors than to the Taj Mahal and this is the most popular destination for Non – Resident Indian (NRI).
Amritsar has been chosen as one of the Heritage Cities for Hriday – Heritage city Development and Augmentation yojana scheme of Government of India.
Amritsar is also famous for the Wagah Border (India and Pakistan) in the world. Where road is border crossing between India and Pakistan, Wagah lies between Amritsar in India and Lahore in Pakistan, and is located approximately 29 km away from the city. It is home to the Radcliffe Line, which is the demarcation between India and Pakistan and was drawn during the partition of India in 1947. The illustrious lowering of the flags ceremony takes place here at the Wagah Border; a daily military practice followed by the Border Security Force (BSF) and the Pakistan Rangers, since 1959 and The city has witnessed great historical events such as the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre in 1919 under British Rule and the Operation Bluestar Massacre in Harmandir Sahib Complex (1984) during the rule of Indira Gandhi.
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Famous Tourist Places in Amritsar listed by Saregama Travels Taxi Service:
If you are a new or first time visitor we believe you like to visiting this places, Golden Temple (Harmandir Sahib) – Amritsar, Mharaja Ranjit Singh Museum – Ram Bagh Park Amritsar, Jallianwala Bagh – Golden Temple Road Amritsar, Durgiana Temple – Near Hall Bazaar Amritsar, Wagah Border – NH1 Amritsar, Chand Baori (Param Pujya Mata Lal devi Ji Mandir) – Ramtirth Amritsar, Gurudwara Bikeksar Sahib – Bank of Bikeksar Sarovar Amritsar, Khalsa College – NH1 Grand Trunk Road Amritsar, Gurudwara Ramsar Sahib – Chativind Gate Amritsar, ISKCON Sri Sri Radha Gokulananda Temple – Chowk Moni Bazaar Laxmansar Amritsar, Dukh Bhanjani Ber Tree – Golden Temple Complex Amritsar, Rambagh Gardens – Amritsar, Kaiser Bagh Park – Amritsar center Amritsar, Akal Takht – Inside the Premises of Darbar Sahib Amritsar, Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s Statue – Amritsar, Gurudwara Bir Baba Budha Sashib – Thatta Village 20km South of Amritsar, Khair Ud Din Masjid – Hall Bazaar Amritsar, Harike Wetland and Bird Sanctuary – Amritsar, Sri Ram Tirath Temple – Lopake Road 11km From Amritsar, Santokhsar Sahib – 700km away from Golden Temple Amritsar, Tarn Taran Sahib – 22km From Amritsar, Gurudwara Pipli Sahib – Putlighar 1.5km from Amritsar Railway Station, Gurudwara Baba Atal Rai – Near Harmandir Sahib Amritsar, Gurudwara Mata Kaulan – Near Sacred Tronks Amritsar, Dera Baba Jaimal Singhji – Bank of river Beas, Amritsar, Gurudwara Chheharta Sahib – Near Guruki Wadali Amritsar and many more to explore.
Famous Hotels and Guest Houses in Amritsar listed by Saregama Travels Taxi Service:
Hotel Heritage Inn – Baba Attal Road Besides World Famous Golden Temple Amritsar, Hotel Hong Kong Inn – Near Railway Station Queens Road Amritsar, Radisson Blu Hotel – Airport Road Amritsar, Ritz Plaza – 45 The Mall Amritsar, Hotel City Park – Near Post Office Jallianwala Bagh Amritsar, Ranjit’s Svaasa Amritsar – 47-A Mall Road Amritsar, Golden Tulip Amritsar – 8 G.T. Road Model Town Amritsar, Hotel Orbion – 6-A Mall Road Amritsar, Country Inn & Suites By Carlson – Queens Road Amritsar, Hotel Robin – Near Jallianwala Bagh Amritsar, Hotel Winner Inn – 6 Hotel Lane Amritsar, Mehra Inn – GT Road Opp Railway Station Amritsar, Hotel Fairway – Court Road, Adjoining IDBI Bank Amritsar, Prince Residency – Railway Link Road Amritsar, Hotel Le Golden – Golden Tower Clock Tower EXtn Amritsar, Hotel Sawera Grand – Sawera Travels Hall Bazaar Amritsar, Comfort Inn Alstonia – Near Regional Passport Office Ranjit Avenue Amritsar, Tourist Guest House – GT Road Hide Market Amritsar, Hyatt Amritsar – Main Gt Road Amritsar, Prem Paradise – Near Hanuman Mandir Chownk Phuwara Amritsar, Grand Hotel – Railway Station Amritsar, Backpacker’s Nest – Opposite C D Mehra Book Shop Hall Bazaar Amritsar, Hotel B. S Residency – Bus Stand Amritsar, Hotel Veenus International – Queens Road Amritsar, Hotel Holy City – Near Sarai Guru Ram Dass Amritsar, Golden Sunrise Inn – Court Road Amritsar, Hotel New SS Residency – Chowk Regent Katra Sher Singh Amritsar Amritsar, Hotel Ramneek – Hisssainpura Bazaar Amritsar, Hotel Narula’s Aurrum – Mall Road Amritsar, Hotel Ishita Residency – Near Vijay Nagar Police Station Amritsar, InnDia Boutique Hostel – 10, Celebration Enclave Phase 2, Near Ratan Singh Chowk and St. Jude School Amritsar, Hotel Golden Woods – Attari Road Amritsar, Hotel Grand Hitesh – Shivala Road Amritsar, Hotel Namaskar – Queens road Amritsar, Hotel Royal Inn – Brahm Butta Market Amritsar, Hotel Premier – Queens Road Amritsar, Sharma Guest House – Near Jallianwallan Bagh Amritsar, Asha Guest House – Near Golden Temple Amritsar, Tourist Guest House – G.T. Road Near Bhandari Bridg Amritsar, Lucky Guest House – Mahna Singh Road Amritsar, Hotel Swarn House – Ajit Nagar | Sultanwind Gate Opp Water Tank Amritsar, M.K. Sood Guest House – Bharam Butta Market Amritsar, Waris Guest House – erka Bypass near Foris Escort Hospital Amritsar, Mani Guest House – Ramsar Road | Chowk Karori Amritsar, Swagat Hotel & Guest House – Bhram Butta Market Amritsar.