Top 12 Must Visit Places in Amritsar


may be Punjab’s capital, may be a bigger city but if you have to go to one place in Punjab, it has to be , just 28 kilometres from the border with Pakistan.

At the centre of its walled old town, the (Harmandir Sahib) is the holiest gurdwara (religious complex) of the Sikh religion. This important Sikh shrine attracts more visitors than the Taj Mahal with more than 1 Lakh visitors on weekdays alone and is the most popular destination for NRIs in the whole of India.

This ancient land is also home to various shrines and places of historical importance. Here are the top 12 destinations in Amritsar.

  1. Golden Temple
  2. Jallianwala Bagh
  3. Akal Takht
  4. Tara Taran Sahib
  5. Maharaja Ranjit Singh Panorama
  6. Wagah Border
  7. Maharaja Ranjit Singh Museum
  8. Rambagh Garden
  9. Summer Palace of Maharaja Ranjit Singh
  10. Harike Wetland and Bird Sanctuary
  11. Durgiana Temple
  12. Bathinda Fort