9 Amazing Things You Cannot Miss in the Amritsar

India, Amritsar Guide (B): 9 Amazing Things You Cannot Miss in the Amritsar

Turbans in all colours of the rainbow line the streets in the holy city of Amritsar, home of the internationally renowned Golden Temple. Known locally as Sri Harimandir Sahib, this place is the holiest Gurudwara (temple) of Sikh religious worship. This is because it holds the Adi Granth, the holy scriptures of the Sikh faith inside.

People fly from all over the world just to get a glimpse and walk inside this glittering temple which sees over100,000 visitors every day. When I finally got to visit this year, I could see why. It was absolutely stunning. Aside from this glorious feast for the eyes, there are plenty more things to keep you occupied while you visit this incredible yet spiritual city. Here's the top things to do Amritsar, I've listed them out so you can tick them off as you go!

The Golden Temple is the one of the most famous Sikh temples in the world and some say you haven't visited India if you haven't set foot in here. Now, that's a bold statement but I would say that they're not wrong. Although it was built in 1577, it is still drop dead gorgeous today. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: 9 Amazing Things You Cannot Miss in the Amritsar
Guide Location: India » Amritsar
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Sri Harimandir Sahib   Sadda Pind   Brother's Dhaba   McDonald's   Ramada Amritsar  
Author: Sophie Pearce
Read it on author's website: http://thirdeyetraveller.com/things-to-do-amritsar/