Family and Kids in Amritsar

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Amritsar? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Amritsar, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Amritsar.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Amritsar for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    The Golden Temple

    Family and Kids

    What Mecca is to Islam, Amritsar is to Sikhism! The Golden Temple is a symbol of religious sanctity among the Sikhs. Situated in the premises of the Harmandir Sahib, the Golden Temple Amritsar is at the end of a long causeway, preceded by the Amrit Savovar (Pool of Nectar), said to be the holy water with healing and redemption powers. Many devout Sikhs come and bathe and cleanse themselve...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Jallianwala Bagh

    Family and Kids

    Any patriot worth their salt will have tears in their eyes at the mention of the unfortunate event that took place at Jallianwala Bagh in 1919. Known as the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre, the killing or fatally wounding over 2000 innocent men, women and children played a pivotal role in India’s struggle for independence from the rule of the British. This haunting and tragic incident has left...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Wagah Border

    Family and Kids

    Anyone with a little knowledge about Indian freedom struggle will be familiar with the Radcliffe line. Many villages on the border of the two resultant countries had to be divided depending on what jurisdiction they fell under. One such village that was divided was Wagha, Attari. The Wagah road is the most important route, since it connects the two countries through a single road. This road ha...Read more
  4. Amazing Amritsar attraction for kids
    Durgiana Temple

    Family and Kids

    Taking architectural inspiration from the Golden Temple, the Durgiana Temple is located in the heart of Amritsar. Built in the 16th century, the temple is dedicated to Goddess Durga and is rather popular within the Hindu devotees. The temple is visited the most during the festival of Navratri and is surrounded by holy water, where pilgrims take a dip to cleanse themselves. The interiors, along...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Ram Bagh

    Garden

    One of the most revered people in Punjab, apart from the Ten Gurus of Sikhism, is Maharaja Ranjit Singh. Responsible for the rise of the Sikh empire, it was under his reign when the Golden Temple was built. Named after the Guru Ram Das, Ram Bagh (Garden) is a beautiful expanse of gardens complete with varied vegetation and a statue of Maharaja Ranjit SIngh on his horse, in a victorious pose. R...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Amritsar
    Ram Tirath

    Family and Kids

    The Ram Tirath Temple is said to be the hermitage of the Saint Valmiki. It’s also fabled that he composed the tale of Ramayana in this very premises. The Ram Tirath Temple does receive a mention in the Ramayana as the birth place of Lord Ram’s children, Luv and Kush. After Ram deserted Sita, she sought refuge here, which is why many pilgrims throng the temple to take a bath in the ...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Lal Mata Temple

    Family and Kids

    Built to honour the 20th century Saint Lal Devi, the Lal Mata Devi temple is nothing short of a labyrinth. Frequent by women looking to conceive, make the journey from the entrance, through a series of uneven landscapes to reach the idol of the Saint in order to pay their respects and pray for a child. The Lal Mata Devi temple is often attributed to the Vaishno Devi Cave Temple in Jammu. Visit...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Pul Kanjari

    Family and Kids

    A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Pul Kanjari is a village that falls between Amritsar and Wagah-Attari. Maharaja Ranjit Singh is largely attributed to the development of this village. Whenever the Maharaja passed through Pul Kanjari, he and his troops would make it a point to stop and rest at the Baradari (A large structure built with several doorways and a large seating area) which he had bu...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Akal Takht

    Family and Kids

    Akal Takht actually means “Immortal or everlasting Throne” whose stone was laid down by Guru Hargobind Sahib in the year 1606. Bhai Gurdas Ji and Baba Budha Ji also contributed largely in the building of this takth. The Akal takht is the supreme most takth in comparison with the other five takhts established by the community. The takht is located in the complex of the golden temple...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Tarn Taran Sahib

    Family and Kids

    To visit the Tarn Taran Sahib, you would have to take a short drive for about 22 kilometers from the city of Amritsar. Tarn Taran Sahib is basically a Gurudwara treated as the most sacred place by the Sikhs. The highlight of this Gurudwara is its holy tank (sarovar) which got the title of being the largest holy tank in the world. The Tarn Taran Sahib is a perfect place to experience complete pe...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Maharaja Ranjit Singh Museum

    Family and Kids

    Maharaja Ranjit Singh Museum is a famous museum which is dedicated to display amour, painting and other historical belongings of the founders of Sikh empire. After entering into this museum, you will get the essence of Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s life. The ones who love Sikh religion and culture and want to know more about the founders and their struggle, they must visit the museum. In the ar...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Gurudwara Bir Baba Budha Sahib

    Family and Kids

    Gurudwara Bir Baba Budha Sahib is located about 20 kilometers south from the city of Amritsar in the village of Thatta. The Gurudwara is dedicated to Baba Budha ji, a respected personality born in 1506. The Gurudwara is an ideal place to introduce yourself to Sikhism and experience peace in its serene atmosphere.
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Goindwal Sahib

    Family and Kids

    Goindwal Sahib is a beautiful Gurudwara with a well by it. The well happens to be the highlight of the Gurudwara with 84 steps to the water. Believers chant the Japji Sahib at every step while taking the steps to the water and eventually take a holy dip in the water. The Gurudwara truly depicts Sikh history and is a much recommended attraction around Amritsar.
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Santokhsar Sahib

    Observatory

    The Santokhsar Sahib is a historical shrine that was started by Guru Amar Das Ji and has one of the five historical sarovers’ constructed by Guru Arjan Dev. This Gurudwara is home to the holy book of Sikh, Guru Granth Sahib which is kept on a canopied seat made of white marble. It also has a residential block for pilgrims. The Santokhsar Sahib is the most ideal place to start your day by ...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Gobindgarh Fort

    Family and Kids

    The Gobindgarh Fort –the very symbol of Punjab, the iconic protector of Amritsar is situated right in the center of the Holy City along the Grand Trunk road spanning across 43 acres of land. This magnificent heritage site has a history of its own, spread across a period of over 300 years, right from the times of the Bhangi Misl-Maharaja Ranjit Singh-The East India Company-the Indian Army....Read more