Amritsar Tourism, India

Visit Amritsar - Best of Amritsar

Amristar in India is considered to be the holy city of the Sikhs and the biggest city in Punjab. Expect to see the real India here and not some plastic, sugar coated version. If you are ready to handle India as it is for most locals and want an authentic experience when in India, be sure to visit Amristar, you will not be dissapointed. Each one of you should visit Amristar at least once and experience all that it has to offer considering the best time to visit Amritsar.

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Facts and Stats for Amritsar*

  • Pollution Statistics in Amritsar

    Know the pollution level of Amritsar before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 80.15 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 76.92 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 57 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 77.88 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 56 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 85 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 75.86 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 63 (High)
  • Amritsar: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Amritsar for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Amritsar.

    • Burglary and Theft 23.21 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 23.21 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 26.79 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 26.79 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 28.57 (Low)
    • Attacks 23.21 (Low)
    • Drug offense 44.64 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 91.07 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 5.36 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 33.93 (Low)
  • Living in Amritsar - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Amritsar is 113.77 (High)

    • Safety Index 70.61 (High)
    • Climate Index 69.46 (High)
    • Pollution Index 87 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.25 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 24.81 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 62.5 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.61 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 41.31 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Amritsar

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Amritsar

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.02 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.67 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 51.36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 61.14 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 31.79 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

Amritsar Travel Guides

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Amritsar Tours for you

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    Duration: 5 Hrs

    This tour has been designed to experience the Wagah Border retreat ceremony and the best of the hidden attractions around the...

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    Experience Amritsar Culture, Lifestyle & Food with our Heritage Bicycle Tour New on TripHobo

    Duration: 4 Hrs

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    Duration: 1 Hrs 30 Mins

    Amritsar is home to The golden temple, the spiritual and cultural centre for the Sikh religion. Volunteers at the free commun...

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