State of Punjab Travel Guide

  • Golden Temple Complex
    Golden Temple Complex
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  • Amritsar Local Custom
    Amritsar Local Custom
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  • Indian / Pakistan Border
    Indian / Pakistan Border
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State of Punjab Highlights

  • Pro
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    Pneuma says…

     Nice people,lovely sights,colouful,historic 

  • Con
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     Heat, Pollution 

  • In a nutshell
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    rdhaliwal says…

     A fantastic place to visit. 

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Amritsar

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264,801,48

Atari

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13,50,0

Jalandhar

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3,11,16

Patiala

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1,4,3

Hoshiarpur

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Amritsar

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  • Visit India- Pakistan Wagah Border...

    Amritsar Things to Do

    Wagah Border is the only open crossing border of India and PakistanThe Beating Retreat ceremony is a daily military practice that the security forces of India (Border Security Force) and Pakistan (Pakistan Rangers) have jointly followed since 1959The ceremony starts with a blustering parade by the soldiers from both the sides, done with fascinating...

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  • Welcome Heritage Ranjit's SVAASA

    Amritsar Hotels

    I stayed for 2 days at this hotel with my friends during Amritsar trip. We booked the trip through...

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  • Guru-ka-Langar (Free food)

    Amritsar Things to Do

    Langar is a free sanctified meal which is prepared daily and served at the temple. There is a huge kitchens ( has a chapati machine) prepare Dhal, rice and chapatis in Golden temple. food is available around 10,000 to 20.000 thousands pilgrims who visit daily to temple.All are welcome to join the masses eating on the floor in Golden temple All...

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Atari

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  • Border guards

    Atari Things to Do

    The guards are extremely tall, taller than me (i'm 6ft 2") which I'd not encountered elsewhere in India, and are just like beanpoles with big high shoes and wearing khaki uniforms with kind of red and yellow tartan belts and fans sprouting up out of their hats. The Pakistani guards where black uniforms with red belts and black fans in their hats.

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  • Dancing girls and crowd

    Atari Things to Do

    Young Indian girls started dancing and clapping on the road before the ceremony started and then a few people ran up and down carrying large Indian flags. A guy with a microphone was encouraging the Indians to shout "HINDUSTAN" (what the locals call India). The Pakistani's actually sounded louder than the Indians by chanting "PAKISTAN" over and...

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  • Gates and the border

    Atari Things to Do

    As you walk round towards the grandstands you pass along the border itself which is fenced off with barbed wire and police on horseback. You then pass by the border gates which has one set with "INDIA" written on them and the countries national colours and the other set with Pakistan's national flag on. The gates are closed before the ceremony...

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Jalandhar

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  • Good ole Punjabi food

    Jalandhar Restaurants

    Lucky Dhaba is a popular place for the locals, esp at breakfast time.We were there one morning, thanks to a strong reccommendation from (vt member) Balmukund, and we sampled the tandoori parathas, which are usually served hot with curd or butter.

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  • Hotel Maharaja Residency

    Jalandhar Hotels

    New Railway Road, Near Bhagat singh chowk, Jalandhar, Punjab, 144001, India

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

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Patiala

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  • eat and shop

    Patiala Things to Do

    best place to eat is gopal sweets,jaggi sweets,sahni bakery,chawlas(non-veg).enjoy popkorns in ac market.arjun ice-cream, hot dogs at crystals(near thana of quila chowk.purchase desi jutti from amar jutti center.

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  • Hotel Dhillon Residency

    Patiala Hotels

    Near Dukh Niwaran Gurudwara, Patiala, Punjab, India

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Couples

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