The literal meaning of Amritsar is “the lake of the holy nectar”, which is a popular pilgrimage center for Sikh. Situated on the boarder of India, the beautiful city features several treasures and possessions for its visitors. Tourists come here to explore several tourist attractions and having a holy visit to the very famous Golden Temple. Golden Temple is visited by pilgrims from all across the globe. Golden Temple tour is not only about a visit to this famous Gurdwaras but also exploring other appeals of the city. With Amritsar holiday package of EaseMyTrip.in, also pay a visit to several temples, mosques and churches. Experience the real spirit of the city by enjoying its art & crafts, extravagant architectures, lip-smacking cuisines, fairs & festivals and thrilling folk dances. Your Amritsar trip brings lots of amusing opportunities for you that can be cherished forever.
Golden Temple Tour Rs. 3,499/- pp*
Golden Temple(Ex-Amritsar) Rs. 3,999/- pp*
Glorious Himachal with Amritsar Tour Rs. 13,979*
Things to Visit in Amritsar
Amritsar is full of Gurudwaras and the most prominent among them is Golden Temple. Other popular ones are Gurdwara Ramsar Sahib, Gurdwara Baba Atal Sahib, Gurdwara Chheharta Sahib, Sri Akhal and Takht Sahib.
Amritsar vacation is incomplete without having a visit to the famous temples of the city, which are Shri Durgiana Temple, Ram Tirath Temple, Mata Mandir Temple and few others.
Historical Attractions :
Amritsar is the spirit of Punjab and it has witnessed several important events of history. This is the reason; it has several attractions having a political and historical value. Jallianwala Bagh and Wagah Boarder are must visit attractions of the city.
Best Time to Visit Amritsar
Before booking Amritsar holiday package, explore the best time to visit this city. Due to its location, the city experiences extreme weathers. It means temperature is very high in summers and very low in winters. Yet the winter is the best time to visit Amritsar as the climate of the city is really pleasant this time. You can visit the place between November and February.
Things to Buy in Amritsar
With Golden Temple holiday packages, you get the opportunity to have great shopping experiences. Amritsar is a heaven for shopaholics and on your Amritsar tour, you can buy embroidered shawls, stylishly decorated shoes, woolen blankets, hair decorative, lacquered wood work, traditional ornaments and many other things.
How to Reach Amritsar
After booking Amritsar holiday package, know how you can reach this city. It is well-connected with air, road and rail.
Amritsar Airport is the only operating international airport of Punjab. It is officially known as Sri Guru Ram Das Jee International Airport. The airport connects the passengers from various cities of India and world. Cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Singapore, Birmingham and Toronto are connected with Amritsar through air.
Amritsar also enjoys great connectivity of rail network, which connects it from rest of India. Several superfast trains, Shatabdi Express and other express trains connect the city with Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Kolkata.
An extensive network of roads connects Amritsar with various cities like Ambala, Chandigarh, Delhi and many other destinations. Regular deluxe and semi-deluxe buses are available for these routes.