Amritsar Golden Temple Walking Tour

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 2 Hrs 30 Mins
  • Departure Time :
    Daily 3:00 am (14th Mar – 16th Oct) (Please report 15 min before departure)  ――――――――――――――――――――   For 17th Oct – 13th Mar, we sta.. read more
  • Departure Details :
    Saragarhi Gurudwara
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Witness the majestic Holy Book Opening Ceremony, get backstage access to the worlds biggest community kitchen and do volunteer work with our expert guide. Know in detail about the intriguing reasons behind customs like submitting shoes, cleaning hands and feet and covering the head before entering a gurdwara. Get to know about the fascinating story of the healing powers of the undefiled Sarovar and the history behind Miri-Piri, the mighty swords. This medium-paced walking tour starts around Amrit Vele early in the morning when there is no hustle inside the peaceful temple campus. Our expert guide will navigate you through the crowd and ensure youre at the right place at the right time to experience the scheduled ceremonies and events inside the Golden Temple. The tour has been extremely popular amongst solo travelers, couples, and groups, and also amongst Sikh expat families who want to bring their children closer to the rich values of the Sikh religion.

Know More about this tour

We will meet at the common assemble point near the Golden Temple, 15 min before the departure time. One of the our team members wearing our Yellow Jacket will be waiting for you. (If needed, we can help you with arranging the pick up from your place of stay.)

We will start our walk along with other travelers and finish within 2.5 hours.

Highlights

  • The Holy Book Opening Ceremony, aka Golden Palki Sahib Ceremony
  • Sri Akal Takht Sahib the resting place of the holy book
  • Backstage access to the worlds biggest community kitchen and the Langar Hall
  • Witness and perform the food making and dishes cleaning volunteer work
  • Main entrance, clock tower and the holy sarovar (Pool of Nectar)
  • Watch Towers of Ramgarhia Bunga, Dukh Bhanjani Ber and the Ath Sath Tirath (68 holy places)
  • Parikarma (encircling walkway)
  • Ber Buddha Ji

Inclusions

  • Guided walking tour with friendly English speaking tour guide aka storyteller
  • History overview and explanation of places and events inside the Golden Temple
  • Warm gloves (in the winter time)
  • Sharing of pictures taken by the storytellers

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

We provide tours in English, Hindi, and Punjabi. Tours in other languages may be offered upon request

Strongly advised to wear clothing covering full arms and legs as it is mandatory for entering most of the religious places

Recommended not to bring anything heavy with you for smoother and enjoyable tour. However, you may bring your phones, pocket cameras and some money (in case you would like to buy something on the way)

Recommended to leave all other personal belongings at your current place of stay

Operates in all weather conditions except rains. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund

Please note that the street food and meals may not conform to recommended national or international standards of hygiene

Please advise any specific requirements at the time of booking. Eg, allergies in food items, etc

Recommended to use the toilets before joining for the tour

Required to accept the conditions mentioned in the WAIVER AND RELEASE OF CLAIM page on our website

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