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Bhatinda

181 kilometres from Amritsar Directions from Amritsar to Bhatinda

Best Time: October-March

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 through the magnificent forts and historical temples. The heritage of Bhatinda could be traced back to the 18th Century when it was conquered by Ala Singh of Patiala and made into a princely state. Being the 5th largest city of Punjab, Bhatinda...

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Ludhiana

182 kilometres from Amritsar Directions from Amritsar to Ludhiana

Best Time: February-April

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 of those unordinary destinations in India that holds its old-world appeal while keeping its otherworldliness flawless. The city is home to various tourist destinations that keep the visitors engaged for a considerable length of time. A port...

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Pathankot

193 kilometres from Amritsar Directions from Amritsar to Pathankot

Best Time: October-April

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 Pathani Rajputs of Nurpur, the city has an abundance of cultural heritage and scenic landscapes to view. Located in the foothills of Dalhousie and Kangra of the Himalayan Mountain ranges, it is flanked by the rivers Ravi and Chakki. Blessed with ...

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Jammu

207 kilometres from Amritsar Directions from Amritsar to Jammu

Best Time: March to October

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 the state and the City of Temples. Situated on the banks of the Tawi River and the foothills of the Himalayas, Jammu is also called as the Gateway to Kashmir. It is nestled against the backdrop of the snow-capped Pir Panjal Mountains, the reg...

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Darang

238 kilometres from Amritsar Directions from Amritsar to Darang

Best Time: March-May

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 mention in the Mahabharata. One can observe relics of the past displayed everywhere. Aside from that, Darang is additionally known for its out-worldly viewpoint and is home to a few mainstream religious focuses including Bar Masjid, Satras, an...

Darang Travel Guide
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Kangra

245 kilometres from Amritsar Directions from Amritsar to Kangra

Best Time: March-June

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 and Shivalik Range, this city overlooks the Banganga River. It is additionally also known as Dev Bhumi, which implies the ' Abode of Gods'. Explorers can visit different colourful tourist goals at Kangra, for example, Kareri Lake, Baglamukhi...

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Vaishno Devi

254 kilometres from Amritsar Directions from Amritsar to Vaishno Devi

Best Time: March and October.

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 not an easy one as the hills are steep and requires a lot of stamina and fitness. Instilled with a belief that Mata Vaishno Devi grants wishes to those who seek her blessings, from newlyweds to old couples, everyone undertakes this yatra. ...

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Dharamsala

260 kilometres from Amritsar Directions from Amritsar to Dharamsala

Best Time: March- June

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 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Dharamsala is the second capital of Himachal Pradesh along with Shimla. The population of the town is 53,543. The place is surrounded by dense forest and the Dhauladhar Mountains. And is e of the main touris...

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Mcleodganj

261 kilometres from Amritsar Directions from Amritsar to Mcleodganj

Best Time: October - June

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 in the suburbs of Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh, three kilometres north of Dharamshala. The Tibetan government-in-exile is based in between at Gangchen Kyishon. With a large range of engaging activities, McLeod has become one of the ...

Mcleodganj Travel Guide
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