About Golden Temple Pilgrimage Tour
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 JallianwalaBagh and the beautiful Durgiana Temple in Amritsar too.
Day 01 : Arrive Amritsar
Arrive Amritsar airport/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 RamdasJee and completed in 1601 by his successor Guru ArjanDevJee. On arrival check in at the hotel.Evening visit Wagha Border – International border between India & Pakistan. Return to the hotel for overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02 : Amritsar
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 “JallianWalaBagh” – 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.
Day 03 : Departure
In time transfer to airport to connect the flight for onwards destination.
- Date October 5, 2014
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