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Amritsar Map, India

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Amritsar Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Amritsar with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Amritsar useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Amritsar!

Amritsar Travel Guide

Located 51km away fro Lahore in Pakistan, it is an important commercial town as well. The main industries of the area include tourism, carpets, fabric, handicrafts and light engineering. It is the largest exporter of dry fruits and tea and condiments to the Middle East. It is well connected by rail, road and air. Essentially an agricultural city, like the rest of Punjab, it is important for the cultivation of wheat,... read more

Amritsar Nightlife

Nightlife in Amritsar is very modest, it is not very crazy yet you can enjoy the peace and serenity that its relaxed ambience provides to its visitors.  It is a pleasant experience because during your stressful life, going out on vacation may not relax you, so by being in bed by midnight can be very soothing.   read more

Amritsar History

In the post-Independence era, Amritsar once again became the scene of gory warfare when Sikh militant took up weapons against Indian administration seeking self-rule for the State of Punjab. The Golden Temple once again became the center-stage of activities as armed Sikh-militants led by Sant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale occupied the shrine in June 1984. The Indian army was called and the army started Operation Blue Star... read more

Amritsar Sightseeing

Jallian Wala Bagh is another wonderful place in Amritsar. This place is well-known for its most infamous massacre during British rule. It is 400 meters north so you can take a scenic walk the same day you go to visit the Golden Temple. This land was circled with high walls on every side and has a fine alley for passageway. Today this land has been converted into a park commemorating those people who had died and it is... read more

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