Pick up From : City Center hotel
Drop off : City Center hotel
Tour Punjab's commercial and cultural center on this private tour of Amritsar's Golden Temple and Wagah Border that includes lunch. You'll see two of this destination's top attractions and learn about Sikh legends and India's early freedom movement. This tour also includes a stop at the Indo-Pak border, where you'll witness the iconic and highly choreographed flag ceremony.
Harmandir Sahib, famously known as the Golden Temple. Revered as the most sacred place for Sikhs in the world, Golden Temple is considered Amritsar’s soul around which the whole city flourishes. Visit the Golden Temple Museum and understand the rich history of Sikhismand its establishment in India. Let your local guide narrate you the legend behind the rise of this valiant religion in the city of Amritsar. Walk to the Langar (mass-dinner) hall and witness extreme devotion and compassion of the people cooking and serving. The temple kitchen serves food non-stop for 12 hours, feeding over 100,000 people in a day. Visit the mega kitchen and learn from your guide how volunteers have to wait for their turn to work in the temples kitchen for months and sometimes years.
Wagah border at 3:00 pm to prepare to witness the flag down ceremony performed at the only active border between India and Pakistan. Also referred to as the Beating Retreat, the ceremony starts at 5:00 pm and showcases border policemen marching to the beat of a drum. The atmosphere is highly euphoric and marks a relation between the two countries. After the ceremony ends, you will be dropped back to your hotel. In the Attari-Wagah border entry is free for the visitors.