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Golden Temple Guided Tour

Golden Temple Guided Tour

Price

1000.00

Duration

2 hours 30 minutes

Max People

10

Min Age

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Overview

Golden Temple is a sacred place for Sikhs to worship. As we know, Golden Temple has the largest community kitchen where you can get free food 24*7. This represents the teaching of the first Guru, Seva (serving society without any greed). In this Golden Temple Guided Tour, you will learn much about Sikhism. 

We have designed this Golden Temple Guided tour in two parts: History & Architecture and Culture. In this Golden Temple Tour, you will learn about Sikhism from the First Guru Nanak Dev Ji to the last Guru Gobind Singh Ji.

History and Architectural Part:

In the first part of this Golden Temple Tour, you will learn a lot about the history of Sikhism. During this Golden Temple Guided Tour, we will take you to the Central Sikh Museum. In this museum, you can see the life journey of Guru Nanak Dev Ji and learn about how Sikhism originated. You will learn much about the 4th Guru, Ram Das Ji, who founded Amritsar city. Also, the Golden Temple is known as Sri Harmandir Sahib or Swarn Mandir. Apart from that, you will get to know how Guru Gobind Singh Ji created the Khalsa army to fight against injustice. In this Golden Temple Guided Tour, you will learn much about Maharaja Ranjit Singh, who makes the Sri Harmandir Sahib Golden. Also, his ruling era is known as the Golden Era of Punjab. 

During this Golden Temple Tour, you will learn about the architecture of Sri Harmandir Sahib. There are some hidden messages in the architectural design of the Sri Harmandir Sahib. Also, you will see some small gurudwaras and their stories during this Sri Harmandir Sahib Tour.

Cultural Part:

In the second part of the Sri Harmandir Sahib Tour, you will learn about Sikh culture. During this walk, you will learn how warriors of Sikhism dress and how to become a warrior like them. Also, you will see the Langar Hall (Largest Community Kitchen) and how you can be a volunteer (sevadar) there. This guided tour will teach you about the different turbans between kids and adults. During this walk, you will learn about the concept of reading the Holy Book Guru Granth Sahib Ji and its amazing facts.

All the above information is just a few parts of this tour; you will learn much about Sikhism and its culture during this guided tour of Sri Harmandir Sahib. If you want to see the culture of Punjab and the Sikh Religion, then don't think twice about booking this Golden Temple Walking Tour.

Note: Wear clothes that cover knees and shoulders to enter the Golden Temple. If you have any queries regarding the tour package, please get in touch with us!

Tour Highlights

  • History and Philosophy of Sikhism.
  • History of Amritsar and Golden Temple.
  • Visit the Sikh Central Museum
  • Explains Dukh Banjan Beri and Holy Dip in Amrit Sarovar, which is believed to have healing powers.
  • Visit Langar (the world’s largest community kitchen), where 50,000 to 150,000 people have free food daily. Experience the live Operations (exclusive access to the backstage of the World’s Largest Community kitchen).
  • Visit Bunga Ramgarhia, a small fortress the Sikhs built in the 18th century.
  • Visit the Sikh Reference Library (Operational).
  • Know About architecture and some fantastic facts about the Golden Temple.
  • Visit Baba Deep Singh Gurudwara, which is built in memory of the most respected Warrior in Sikh history.
  • Akal Takht and its importance in Sikhism.

Things to bring

  • Wear clothes which cover knees and shoulders to enter the Golden Temple
  • A water bottle
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera

Note: If you have any queries regarding the tour package, please get in touch with us!

Included/Excluded

  • Storytelling by local guide in Hindi, English & Punjabi (according to your convenience)
  • Interesting stories
  • Local life experience.
  • Hidden gems.
  • Transportation
  • Food or meal Expenses
  • Any kind of personal expenses
  • Tips for the driver, tour guide, attendant etc
  • Things which is not mentioned in Inclusive

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