Tourist attractions and Places to Visit in Amritsar City Punjab
The Amritsar city is very famous city in Punjab, India and also in whole world. There are many tourist attraction places are situated in this city or near about this Amritsar city. The attractive places are as follow:-
1) Golden temple (Harmandir Sahib) - The golden temple of Amritsar is very famous temple in Punjab State. This temple is also called by Sri Harmandir Sahib and Shri Darbar Shaib. This temple is basically related to Sikh Religion. Tourists came here for see this temple from all over the country and the World. Golden temple is very attractive place. The complex of Golden temple is very big and it spread on a wide area.
2) Jalianwala Bagh - The second attraction of tourist is Jalianwala Bagh in Amirtsar.It is a memorial of the martyrs of the massacre by the British officer General Dayer in 1919. There are many people killed here in 1919.There is well inside this Jalianwala Bagh, many of people jumped into this well when firing had started by the ordered on General Dayer in 1919.
3) Baba Rai Tower - The Baba Rai Tower is also the famous tourist place of Amritsar city. Tourists came here to see this Baba Rai Tower.
4)Durgiana Mandir - The another famous place of this city is Durgiana Mandir. This temple is related with Durga mata.
5) Wagah border - Wagah border is most famous place, the border of India and Pakistan is here, which is just 28 kms away from this city Amritsar. It is very attractive place for tourist. Tourists came here for seeing the ceremony of flag hoisting and the change of guard's ceremony, which held by border security forces of both the countries.
How to reach Amritsar city
You can reach Amritsar city by bus and by trains and by air.You can take direct buses from ISBT Delhi. The distance from Chandigarh to Delhi is 447kms.And approximate time to reach Amritsar from Delhi is taken by bus is 10hr. If you are in Chandigarh, then you can take direct buses from ISBT-43 Sector Chandigarh. The distance from Chandigarh to Amritsar is 221 Kms. And thefare is approximate Rs. 125/-.And approximate time to reach Amritsar from Chandigarh is taken by bus is 4-5hrs.
The nearest airport from this city is Raja Sansi International Airport. This airport is only 11 kms far fom this city. Raja Sansi International Airport is located on the Amritsar-Ajnala Road.
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