Punjab’s Amritsar is one of the most celebrated cities in the tourism circuit of India, and tourists from all over the world visit this place all through the year. The glory of Amritsar has been sung by the Hindi and vernacular cinema, history books and so on. The vibrant culture of this city, the warm hospitality of the locals, and its heritage sites beckon travellers from all walks of life at least once in their lifetime.
Taking into account the popularity of Amritsar as a tourist destination, IRCTC has brought forth Amritsar Rail Tour Package via the Swarna Shatabdi (12029-12030) Express. The tour will cover a trip to the Golden Temple aka Harmandir Sahib, which is the oldest gurudwara in the world.
Located in the heart of Amritsar, this gurudwara also has a sacred pond, named Amrit Sarovar.It is after this pond that the city is named. The tour also features a visit to the famous Wagah Border and Jallianwala Bagh, which witnessed the tragedy of the Jallianwala Bagh before Indian independence. Read more
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