The Golden Temple is one of the most revered religious sites in the country. Traditionally known as the Harmandir Sahib or the temple of Hari, the Supreme God, the temple gets its name from its gold plated structure. Most people take up Amritsar Tours just to visit this holy place. The shrine is magnificent and exudes an air of spirituality. The holy Guru Granth Sahib is housed here. The pond inside the temple complex is also sacred. A dip in the pond is necessary before entering the temple. Golden Temple Tour is a must in a lifetime for everyone. Amritsar tours take you around other famous places in Amritsar too. Visit the historical Jallianwala Bagh and the beautiful Durgiana Temple in Amritsar too.
Arrive Amritsar railway station, meet our representative & transfer to the hotel. Amritsar - home to the Golden Temple and now a Portal for the Punjab and Sikh Community. Literally meaning holy pool of nectar is the spiritual and cultural centre of the Sikh Religion. The Golden Temple, also known as Sri Harmandir Sahib was initiated by the fourth Guru of Sikhs, Guru Ramdas Jee and completed in 1601 by his successor Guru Arjan Dev Jee. On arrival check in at the hotel.
After breakfast proceed to visit the World famous Golden Temple - The shrine houses the holy script of the Guru Granth Sahib and draws its name from the gold-laden dome upon a marble base. Inside lies the holy lake. Also visit the Historical landmark Jallian Wala Bagh – This historical site commemorates one of the most gruesome acts of mass killing committed by the British during India’s struggle for independence.
Today it has been converted to a beautiful park and the Martyr’s Gallery Museum, Durgaina Temple - Truly one of the most beautiful temples in Amritsar, it is dedicated to Goddess Durga. Return to the hotel for the overnight stay. In time transfer to airport to connect the flight for onwards destination.
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