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GOLDEN TEMPLE TOUR

05 DAYS AND 04 NIGHTS

Golden Temple Tour

05 DAYS AND 04 NIGHTS

ITENARY

Amritsar

Arrive Amritsar , On arrival in Amritsar you will be welcomed by our representative present at Amritsar Airport carrying placard of your name. Evening visit to Wagah Border . Overnight in Hotel.

Amritsar

After breakfast move for sightseeing covering Golden Temple - the holy scripture is brought in a vivid procession from the Akal Takhat (the highest temporal seat of the Sikhs) in the morning to the temple to be returned at night. Singing is central to Sikh worship & is a feast to the souls when hymns from the holy scripture are recited Kirtan and the waves of the classical ragas, a sublime blend of voice & music.

Jallianwala Bagh - the historic site where hundreds of innocent Indian men, women an children were massacred by British General Michael Dyer on April 13, 1919. A memorial and Garden have been created here as a national monument.

Amritsar-Tarn Taran Sahib - Goindwal Sahib - Sultanpur Lodhi - Amritsar

Have breakfast. Proceed to Gurdwara Sri Tarn Taran Sahib- Around 1590 Guru Arjan Dev set out on a tour of the country between the rivers Ravi and Beas. Here Guru Arjan Dev bought some land and laid the foundation of a Gurdwara in honor of Guru Ram Das and started the excavation of a tank even larger than Amritsar. The Gurdwara has one of the largest tanks and resembles the Golden Temple, except that it is built on the side of the tank and has a marble exterior. Guru Arjan Dev also established the first home for lepers in India at Tarn Taran. Later proceed to Goindwal to visit Gurdwara Sri Baoli Sahib This was the first center of Sikhism and was established by Guru Amar Das. The Hindus went on pilgrimage to Hardwar and Benaras but the Sikhs needed a place of their own. Understanding this Guru Amar Das purchased the land and personally helped in the construction of the Gurdwara and Baoli (well) with 84 steps leading down to it. Guru Amar Das said that whoever recited the entire Japji prayer of Guru Nanak Dev Ji on each of the 84 steps with a pure heart before bathing in the Baoli would receive spiritual emancipation. Evening proceed to Sultanpur Lodhi to visit Gurdwara Sri Ber Sahib

At this spot Guru Nanak would go bathing early in the mornings in the Bein river before meditation. While bathing here one day Guru Nanak disappeared in the stream and was missing for three days where he was in communion with God. Upon returning the enlightened Guru Nanak began his lifelong mission of preaching Sikhism. Guru Nanak had planted a Ber (jujube) tree seedling on this spot which has today grown into a large tree.

Gurdwara Sri Hatt Sahib - As a young man Guru Nanak was convinced by his family to accept employment here as the accountant of the provisions of Nawab Daulat Khan Lodhi. Guru Nanak got the job on the recommendations of his brother-in-law Jai Ram. The Nawab was very much impressed by the young Guru who would work diligently in the day and spend the evenings and night singing the praises of God with his friends. Later proceed back to Amritsar.. Overnight stay at Amritsar.

Amritsar Local Sight Seeing

Go for a heritage walk, visit model town mandir, Ranjit singh panorama, shopping in alpha one mall, Haveli, Saada Pind and War Memorial night dinner in a farm house with cultural programmed and return to hotel.

Depart Amritsar

Transfer to Railway station / Airport to continue for your onward journey.

Gurpreet Singh (Director)

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    Amritsar-143001,Punjab, India

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