Guided tour

Spiritual and Cultural walk of Amritsar

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Activity provider: Go City Adventures
Guided tour

Spiritual and Cultural walk of Amritsar

Activity provider: Go City Adventures

From US$ 60 per person

Amritsar, a city rich in culture, spiritual belief and full of historic icons, has played a great role in India’s struggle for freedom. Walk with a local to know more about the streets and peep into the life of local people.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
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Small group
Limited to 5 participants


  • Walk the local streets of Amritsar
  • Visit Saragarhi Memorial Gurudwara
  • Enjoy the local snacks of Amritsar
  • Visit the famous Golden temple
Full description
Walk the historic and spiritual streets of Amritsar with your local guide. Start your tour with a hotel pick-up to reach the starting point. Visit the Saragarhi Memorial Gurudwara, Learn about the Battle of Saragarhi that was fought between the British Indian Army and Afghan Orakzai tribesmen. Let your guide explain about the Battle of Saragarhi that has last gone down in history as one of the most fierce last-stands executed in battle. Next walk the streets of Amritsar while your guide briefs you about the local culture of Amritsar. Enjoy the local street snacks like Jalebi’s, Amritsari Kulcha and lassi. Next Visit the Jallianwala Bagh to witness the massacre created by General Dyer. Then walk to our final destination, The Golden Temple. It is the holiest Gurudwara of Sikhism, located in the city of Amritsar. Amritsar (literally, the tank of nectar of immortality) was founded in 1577 by the fourth Sikh guru, Guru Ram Das. The present-day Gurudwara was rebuilt in 1764 by Jassa Singh Ahluwalia with the help of other Sikh Misls. In the early nineteenth century, Maharaja Ranjit Singh secured the Punjab region from outside attack and covered the upper floors of the Gurudwara with gold, which gives it its distinctive appearance and its English name. Your guide will give you more knowledge about Sikh religion, its history and people. After your visit to the The Golden Temple, your tour ends.
  • Snacks
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pick-up
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Hotel drop-off

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Important information

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  • Dress code is smart casual.
  • Shoes must be removed at the places of worship.
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February 25, 2019

The Golden Temple and related history including the sad drama in 1984 greatly exceeded my expectations. The 1919 massacre memorial very moving with a beautiful park, as was the Partition Museum.

November 8, 2018

Product ID: 72777