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Golden Sarovar Portico, Amritsar

Getting There


Amritsar - Founded in 1577 by the fourth Sikh leader Guru Ram Das, Amritsar is home to the spectacular Golden Temple, Sikhism's holiest shrine and one of India’s most serene and humbling sights. The hyperactive streets surrounding the temple are a delight to walk through for a sensory overload of sights, sounds and smells.

 

Golden Sarovar Portico located in Green Avenue, Near District Shopping Complex- Ranjit Avenue

 

Nearby places of interest

Golden Temple - The Harmandir Sahib, popularly known as the Golden Temple, is Sikhism’s holiest shrine and a symbol of human brotherhood & equality. This sanctuary is visited by millions of pilgrims and tourists from all over the world.

 

Wagah Border - The only road border crossing between India and Pakistan, Wagah lies between Amritsar &Wagah. An illustrious lowering of the flags ceremony by the military takes place daily at the border.

 

Jallianwala Bagh - A historic public garden famous for the most tragic yet landmark event - the Amritsar massacre of 1919. It houses a well and a memorial built in honour of the massacre victims.

 

Durgiana Temple - The Durgiana Temple, also known as Lakshmi Narayan Temple, Durga Tirath and SitlaMandir, derives its name from the Goddess Durga, the chief Goddess deified. Idols of Goddess Laksmi and Vishnu are also deified here and worshipped.

 

Key Landmarks

Sri Guru Ram Das Jee International Airport: 9.5 Km (5.9 miles)

Amritsar Railway Station: 2.5 Km (1.55 miles)

Intersate Bus Terminal Amritsar: 4 Km (2.5 miles)

Golden Sarovar Portico, 369 Green Avenue, Near District Shopping Complex –Ranjit Avenue, Amritsar - 143001