Amritsar or Ambarsar is considered the most holy city of the Sikhs. The Golden Temple or Harmandir Sahib is located in Amritsar. It is the spiritual centre of the Sikh religion. It attracts more than one lakh visitors on week days. Everybody is allowed to visit the temple irrespective of which caste or race they belong to. Wagah Border is situated just 28kms from Amritsar and this is also a must visit for all tourists. The city is famous for its rich culture and food. It is also famous for its handicrafts, fabrics and carpets.
PLACES OF INTEREST:
Ram Bagh Gardens
Summers from April to June are usually very hot with temperatures reaching upto 42 degrees. Monsoon lasts from July to October. Winters from November to March are very cold with temperatures going up to freezing point.