Amritsar Backpacking Tour
₹ 4,999
Amritsar Backpacking Tour Wahey Guruji Da Khalsa Wahey Guruji Di Fateh!! Amritsar is not just a city in Punjab it’s a feeling. One of the largest cities in Punjab, Amritsar boasts a spectrum of spirituality, peace and patriotism. Be it the local delicious food or the crowded markets, every Indian would feel proud to be at this city and experience the magical blend of culture and spirituality. Trikon is all set to utilize the Holi long weekend and visit the land of Hariyali and five rivers. Yes, you are right we are visiting Punjab for the very first time and exploring Amritsar. Places to Visit & Importance Sri Harmandir Sahib, popularly known as Golden temple Known as one of the holiest Gurdwara in India, Golden temple welcomes each and all with open arms. With no caste differentiation, it stands as a symbol of human brotherhood and equality. The Golden Temple Amritsar India (Sri Harmandir Sahib Amritsar) has a unique Sikh architecture. Watching the enlightened golden temple at night is a spectacular experience. Jallianwala Baug Massacre The bloodshed of over 1,000 peaceful protestors by the British Army in a walled public garden in Amritsar in 1919. There has built a memorial in the memory of peaceful people which has been marked as a national significant place. Due to open blind firing done under the command of the then senior British military officer Reginald Edward Harry Dyer, the massacre took place, killing thousands of innocent citizens including women and kids. You can read about the history and pay homage the soul and salute the martyrs. Wagah Border The border crossing draws its name from Wagah, near which the Radcliffe Line, the boundary demarcation line dividing India and Pakistan upon the Partition of British India, was drawn. At the time of independence in 1947, migrants from India entered Pakistan through this border crossing. The place is quite popular for the daily parade marsh and flag show, two hours before sunset. Many travellers gather at the Wagah border to witness this show, truly a patriotic feeling. Indulgence If time permits we shall roam around the food streets and enjoy time exploring the local markets. We shall stay at a popular backpacker’s hostel near Golden temple, to get the backpacking wala feel and connect with backpackers all round the world.     read more read less