Amritsar is the holiest city especially for the Sikh community in India. As India is a secular country with many faiths and religions, it is one of the best cities even in terms of travel. Termed as a special city belonging to Sikhs, the culture of Amritsar is largely dominated by Sikhism as an inevitable religious entity. Golden Temple is one of the most impressive Gurudwaras that support it largely.
Amritsar has always remained one of the most ancient cities of Punjab. It is said that Valmiki wrote the Ramayana near "Pool of Nectar". In fact, the place has a rich historical and religious significance.
Golden Temple - Soul of Amritsar : Golden Temple is a priceless monument, not only for its Gold but also for its impeccable history. Visit the abode of Gold – Harmindar Sahib and Darbar Sahib are known as Golden Sanctuary where you can see the gleam of the shining gold itching your eyes..
If you are in Amritsar, do not forget to witness the glorious Tarn Taran, which is situated at a distance of 22 km southeast of Amritsar. You will be delighted to witness the dome of this Gurudwara, which is covered with copper gilt.
Baba Bakala is another fascination, which is situated about 45 kilometers east of Amritsar. With a magnificent Gurudwara attracting thousands of people gathering on every amavas, the place is indeed valuable. Then comes the Wagah Border, the only border crossing between India and Pakistan.