41 Places to Visit Near Amritsar

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Bhatinda

Directions from Amritsar to Bhatinda
Heritage

Known as one of the oldest city of Punjab, Bhatinda is located in the Malwa Region of northwestern India. Visiting Bhatinda will give you a slice of the famous culture of Punjab while revisiting the glorious past thro...

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Ludhiana

Directions from Amritsar to Ludhiana
Heritage

Ludhiana, situated on the banks of the Sutlej River, is the biggest city in the Indian province of Punjab. Brilliant old structures on one side and exquisite Gurudwaras and holy sanctums on the other, Ludhiana is one ...

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Pathankot

Directions from Amritsar to Pathankot
Heritage

Being one of the largest city in the state of Punjab, Pathankot serves as the merging point for three important states, namely Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab. Having been the capital city of the Pathan...

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Jammu

Directions from Amritsar to Jammu
Religious Hill Stations

The snow- capped mountains, mesmerizing scenery,  the aromas of pahadi cuisines and spices, the multi-coloured flag and the ancient glorious shrines, the city of Jammu is rightly known as both the Winter Capital of th...

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Darang

Directions from Amritsar to Darang
Wildlife Religious

One can encounter the best of everything in Darang, from entrancing nature to a rich past and exceptional culture to legacy. The spot discovers its underlying foundations going back to the sixteenth century with a men...

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Kangra

Directions from Amritsar to Kangra
Hill Stations Religious

Kangra is a beautiful town situated in the western part of the province of Himachal Pradesh, in the northern district of India, it is 18 km south of Dharamshala. Settled in the Kangra Valley between Dhauladhar Range a...

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Vaishno Devi

Directions from Amritsar to Vaishno Devi
Religious Hill Stations

The yatra to Mata Vaishno Devi shrine is one of the holiest and the most arduous pilgrimages for Hindus all over the world. The shrine is at an altitude of 5,300 feet and is about 14 kilometres from Katra. The trek is...

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Dharamsala

Directions from Amritsar to Dharamsala
Religious Hill Stations

Dharamsala, formerly known as Bhagsu, is located in the state of Himachal Pradesh. It falls in the Kangra district. The city has been selected as one of the hundred smart cities under the Smart Cities Mission, by Indi...

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Mcleodganj

Directions from Amritsar to Mcleodganj
Religious Hill Stations

Mcleod Ganj is popularly known as Little Lhasa because of its beautiful valleys and mountain ranges. Being a residence of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, McLeod Ganj has a large population of Tibetans. It is located...

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Khajjiar

Directions from Amritsar to Khajjiar
Hill Stations

Khajjiar is a town in Himachal Pradesh which is also known as 'mini Switzerland of India'. It is famous for its mesmerizing lakes and forests. Tourists who visit Dalhousie often visits Khajjiar. It can be visited thro...

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Bilaspur (HP)

Directions from Amritsar to Bilaspur (HP)
Rivers and Lakes

Amongst the enormous, massive summits of Himachal Pradesh relaxes the aesthetic spot known as Bilaspur. The city is bestowed with arresting charm in abundance. Deemed to be established in 1663, Bilaspur is the first p...

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Patnitop

Directions from Amritsar to Patnitop
Hill Stations Trekking

This beautiful hill station is tucked in between the Shivalik belts in the Himalayas, on National Highway 44, on the way from Udhampur to Srinagar, with the majestic River Chenaab flowing along Patnitop. Winters in Pa...

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Sanasar

Directions from Amritsar to Sanasar
Hill Stations Trekking

Sanasar is the name given to the two little towns of Sana and Sar in Jammu region, Jammu and Kashmir state, India. One of the lesser known hill stations in Jammu-Kashmir region, Sanasar is an adventure enthusiasts' ha...

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Nalagarh

Directions from Amritsar to Nalagarh
Heritage

Nalagarh is a Semi Hilly region. The city is located in the Solan district in the state of Himachal Pradesh. Nalagarh is recognised for its abounding greenery, tranquillity and the wondrous illustration of the Shivali...

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Patiala

Directions from Amritsar to Patiala
Heritage

Patiala is the third biggest city in south-east Punjab and is situated at a height of 250 m above sea level. Build around a manor known as the Qila Mubarak which literally meaning the fortunate castle, it is found 65 ...

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Chandigarh

Directions from Amritsar to Chandigarh
Rivers and Lakes

Chandigarh is the most intricately planned city in India, with architecture which is incredibly famous, with a quality of lifestyle, which is unparalleled. Located close to the Shivalik lower regions in northwest Indi...

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Panchkula

Directions from Amritsar to Panchkula
Hill Stations

Panchkula is a small tourist town tucked away in the verdant hills of the Himachal, offering respite to all those who want to get away from the monotony of life. It is abode to five ancient canals constructed during t...

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Kasauli

Directions from Amritsar to Kasauli
Hill Stations

Kasauli is one of the most famous hill stations of India, known for its incredibly charismatic views, surrounded by the majestic Himalayan Ranges, it is located in the Solan district of Himachal Pradesh. It was establ...

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Parwanoo

Directions from Amritsar to Parwanoo
Hill Stations Heritage

If you are looking for the twin amazement of scenic beauty and the energetic working of a city, then Parwanoo is your call. The place resides on the contours of Haryana and Himachal Pradesh in the Solan district. This...

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Shojha

Directions from Amritsar to Shojha
Hill Stations Trekking

An undiscovered place of sorts, Shojha is a very small village located right in the middle of the Himalayan mountain range and the wilderness of the forest around. Not many people have set foot in this small village a...

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Shoghi

Directions from Amritsar to Shoghi
Hill Stations Trekking

Shoghi is a small suburb of Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. Located just 15 kms away from Shimla, it doesn't get its share of attention. It is truly beautiful in every sense. Set amidst the majestic Himalayan Mountains, it ...

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Kullu

Directions from Amritsar to Kullu
Hill Stations Religious

Kullu often coupled with Manali doesn't get as much attention as its other half. But it is an integral part of Himachal and for all the right reasons. It has all it takes to be a perfect weekend getaway- snow-clad maj...

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Shimla

Directions from Amritsar to Shimla
Hill Stations

Bounded by Kullu and Mandi in the north, Kinnaur in the east, Solan and Sirmur in the south-east, Shimla is one of the most popular hill stations in north India. Situated at a height of 2200 m, set amidst the verdant ...

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Bhuntar

Directions from Amritsar to Bhuntar
Hill Stations

Situated at a height of around 2050 m above ocean level, Bhuntar is considered as a real part of the unmistakable goals of the region Kullu in Himachal Pradesh. Encompassed by lavish greenery, this town has ancient te...

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Chail

Directions from Amritsar to Chail
Hill Stations Heritage

The summer capital of the princely province of Patiala, Chail is an appealing hill station that lies around 63 km from Shimla. Settled in the Himachal Pradesh's Shivalik district, Chail essentially is spread over the ...

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Mashobra

Directions from Amritsar to Mashobra
Hill Stations

Mashobra is a town in the state of Himachal Pradesh. It falls in the Shimla district. An interesting feature of the journey from Shimla to Mashobra is that people have to travel through the Hindustan-Tiber Road that w...

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Kufri

Directions from Amritsar to Kufri
Hill Stations

Kufri is a small hill station in the state of Himachal Pradesh, India. It falls in the Shimla district and is at a distance of 20km from the city of Shimla. It has a population of 1,148. The term Kufri has been derive...

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Naggar

Directions from Amritsar to Naggar
Hill Stations Heritage

Naggar is an old hamlet situated in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh, India. Located on the left bank of river Beas at an elevation of 1,800 meters, the place was once a capital of the Kullu kingdom. The charming vi...

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Manali

Directions from Amritsar to Manali
Hill Stations

Nestled between Pir Panjal and the Dhauladhar mountain ranges, the beautiful town of Manali is India’s most popular Hill station. Located at an altitude of 2050 m in the Beas River valley, Manali is situated at distan...

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Anantnag

Directions from Amritsar to Anantnag
Heritage Religious

Anantnag is a standout amongst the most excellent regions of the Kashmir Valley, with spouting streams and sights and sounds that make Kashmir the paradise that it genuinely is. It is a result of its reviving atmosphe...

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Kasol

Directions from Amritsar to Kasol
Hill Stations

Tucked between the towns of Bhuntar and Manikaran, Kasol is a tiny quaint village situated on the banks of Parvati river. Famous for its soothing climate, picturesque landscape and breathtaking views to the mountains...

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Kurukshetra

Directions from Amritsar to Kurukshetra
Religious

There are some trips which are meant not just to entertain oneself or to break the monotony of daily life rather they are meant to be one with the true history of India, swamped oneself into the cultures of past and g...

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Narkanda

Directions from Amritsar to Narkanda
Hill Stations

Narkanda is a town located in Shimla district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. It is situated at an elevation of 2708 meters on the Hindustan Tibet Road (On the National Highway 22) in Himachal Pradesh, India....

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Pulwama

Directions from Amritsar to Pulwama
Hill Stations

Pulwama District, alluded to as the 'Rice Bowl of Kashmir', is arranged in the northernmost territory of Jammu and Kashmir. The region is spread over a zone of 1,398 sq km and is encompassed by Budgam, Srinagar, and P...

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Khilanmarg

Directions from Amritsar to Khilanmarg
Hill Stations

Set about 2000ft above, the small valley of Khilanmarg is one of the most beautiful places to be in Kashmir. With the cool atmosphere, panoramic views to the snow-capped mountains, the thick tree covers around it alo...

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Gulmarg

Directions from Amritsar to Gulmarg
Hill Stations Trekking

  Tucked into the Pir Panjal Ranges in the Himalayas, at an altitude of 2650m, Gulmarg is a popular skiing destination in Jammu & Kashmir. Situated at distance of 56km from Srinagar, Gulmarg is a magnificent valle...

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Srinagar

Directions from Amritsar to Srinagar
Rivers and Lakes

This heaven on earth rests in the valley of the mighty Himalayas along the banks of the Jhelum River. Mother nature decorated this place so fiercely its beauty has been praised since ancient times. Srinagar is one of ...

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Dachigam National Park

Directions from Amritsar to Dachigam National Park
Wildlife

Dachigam National Park is a national park that covers an area of 500 square km. It is located at a distance of around 22 km. The name means “ten villages”, it is believed that the name is given in the memory of the te...

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Amarnath

Directions from Amritsar to Amarnath
Religious Trekking

Located in one of the world’s most incredible landscapes of Lidder Valley in Kashmir, the cave shrine of Shri Amarnath is situated at an altitude of 3680 meters. Flanked by breathtaking snow-clad capped peaks, this Sh...

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Baltal

Directions from Amritsar to Baltal
Religious Hill Stations

Baltal takes qualifications for being a remarkable campground for Amarnath explorers on the lower regions of Zojila Pass. It is found 15 km far from Sonmarg and on the unassuming banks of River Sindh. Baltal valley em...

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Sonamarg

Directions from Amritsar to Sonamarg
Hill Stations

In the lap of Jammu and Kashmir, lies a mystically endearing land of bliss and fantasy named Sonamarg. The mesmerisingly aesthetic spot offers a kaleidoscopic view of the heavenly Himalayas, flourishing floret, glitte...

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