My Trip to Amritsar; Beyond of Golden Temple.

India, Amritsar Guide (B): My Trip to Amritsar; Beyond of Golden Temple.

Streets bustle with markets, people jostling for space; the aroma of food is wafting everywhere and man pooling rickshaws block the way…Amritsar is a town that has won the hearts of many. Although it might seem overwhelming at first, few days here and you would again want to come back to this wonderful place.

The roads here are not well maintained and most lampposts do not function after dusk. The locals, however, are hopeful that the city is under development and better roads are just round the corner, some of them are even excited at the prospect of Amritsar turning into a “smart city”. To roam the place carry a torch, wear comfortable shoes and wrap your nose with a scarf because the burnt diesel smog will suffocate you.

Golden Temple located at Amritsar is the most sacred religious center for Sikhs. The temple is open to people of all faiths and is also revered Hindus and Muslims. The temple gets the ‘Golden’ in its name from the gold plated dome, which can be seen from a distance as you approach this iconic building. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: My Trip to Amritsar; Beyond of Golden Temple.
Guide Location: India » Amritsar
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Golden Temple   Jallianwala Bagh   Barhwan da Dhaba   Kanha sweets   Kesar da Dhaba   The Holiday Inn  
Author: Pamela Mukherjee
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