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10 Famous Tourist Places in Punjab, Best for Winter Vacation


Punjab is also known as the city of Sikhs. Punjab is famous for its generous places, clothing, and food as well as a tourist place. If you are planning to visit too, then Punjabis one of the best options. Let us tell you about some tourist places in Punjab, where you can enjoy your holiday to the fullest.


In Amritsar, the Golden Temple, known as Harminder Sahib, attracts millions of tourists from India and abroad every year. Not only the Golden Temple, in Amritsar you can see the Jallianwala Bagh, Wagah Border, and ancient temples. Apart from this, Amritsar is also very popular for shopping. In the hall market here, you get more than one traditional clothes.

image show the Golden temple in Amritsar
Golden temple Amritsar


Chandigarh, the capital of Punjab, is one of the most famous tourist destinations. There are many places to visit here such as Leisure Valley, Rose Garden, Fun City, and Rock Garden. Apart from this, you can also enjoy boating here at Sukhna Lake.

fig shows the Leisure Valley in Chandigarh
Leisure Valley chandighar

sheesh mahal or Castle of glass

Punjab is called the pride of India. The greenery of the fields here attracts people but perhaps you do not know that Punjab is also famous for its old palace. The crooked palaces and grand temples here double the pride of Punjab.

image show sheesh mahal in punjab
sheesh mahal, punjab


Jalandhar, the city of Punjab, is also the best option for traveling. In this beautiful city you can visit the Devi Talab Temple, Wonderland Theme Park, St. Mary’s Cathedral Church, Nikku Park, Imam Nasir Mosque, Rangeela Punjab Haveli, Pushpa Gujral Science City, and Sheetla Temple.

image shows Wonderland Theme Park in jalandhar
Wonderland Theme Park jalandhar

Anandpur Sahib

In Anandpur Sahib, you can visit the famous Gurudwara here. Apart from this, you can also visit Anandpur Sahib’s Virasat-e-Khalsa.

image show Anandpur Sahib in punjab
Anandpur Sahib in punjab


If you are going to visit Pathankot then you can see Mukteshwar Temple, Ashapurni Temple, Kathgarh Temple, and Ancient Kali Mata Temple here. Apart from this, Nurpur Fort, Ranjit Sagar Dam, Hydraulic Research Station, and Historical Shahpurkandi Fort are also present to see here.

image show Kathgarh Temple in Pathankot
Kathgarh Temple in pathankot


If you are planning to visit Punjab, then definitely include Ludhiana on your travel list. Places to visit here are tourist places like Airport Restaurant, Lodhi Fort, Rural Heritage Museum, Tiger Zoo, Punjab Agriculture University, Maharaja Ranjit Singh Wall Museum, Phillaur Park, Nehru Rose Garden, and Deer Park.

image show Lodhi Fort in ludhiana
Lodhi Fort in ludhiana


If you want to look closely at the history of Punjab, Bathinda is the perfect option to visit. You can enjoy boating here at Bathinda Fork, Qila Mubarak, Rose Garden, and Bathinda Lake. Apart from this, there are also places to visit such as Bir Talab Zoo, Lakhi Jungle, Zoological Park, and Chetan Park.

image show Bathinda Lake in punjab
Bathinda Lake in punjab


In Kapurthala, you can enjoy a visit to the Moorish Mosque, Panj Mandir, and Jagjit Club with the famous gurdwara. Apart from this, you can spend your entire day here in Shalimar Gardens comfortably.

image show Moorish Mosque in kapurthala with its butey
Moorish Mosque in kapurthala


Apart from Anandpur Sahib and Chamkapur Sahib Gurdwara in Ropar, you can also visit historical places. Apart from this, Ropar Wetland is also very famous here. Also, you can visit Bathinda Gurdwara Sahib and the ancient Shiva temple here.

fig show the Ropar Wetland
Ropar Wetland



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