Anandpur Sahib Escapade: Discover Sikh Heritage from Chandigarh
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Product Code : AGORA503
Embark on an Anandpur Sahib Escapade and discover the rich heritage of Sikhism from Chandigarh. Start your day with a pick-up from your hotel in Chandigarh and travel to Takhat Sri Kesgarh Sahib Ji, one of the most revered Sikh institutions. Explore the historical complex, learn about the initiation of Khalsa Panth by Guru Gobind Singh Ji, and see relics and memoirs from the past. Visit the Virasat-e-Khalsa Sikh museum, enjoy local cuisine for lunch, and immerse yourself in the sacred Sikh heritage on this enriching excursion from Chandigarh.
8:00 AM: Pick up from your hotel in Chandigarh and begin your journey towards Anandpur Sahib, which is approximately 80 kms away from the city. The journey is expected to take around 2 hours, depending on the traffic conditions.
10:00 AM: Arrive at Takhat Sri Kesgarh Sahib Ji, one of the five supreme seats of authority in Sikhism. This majestic white building complex is located on the slope of a hill and holds great significance to Sikhs. You can explore the complex and learn about its rich history, and see the relics and memoirs from the past, including Guru Gobind Singh's Khanda, Katara, gun, and Saif.
12:00 PM: Visit the Virasat-e-Khalsa Sikh museum, which is built in honor of Sikhism and its history. Here, you can see the displays of scriptures written by Guru Gobind Singh Ji, as well as relics and memoirs of the struggles and triumphs of Sikh warriors. The museum is a great place to learn about the Sikh religion and its history.
2:00 PM: Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant in Anandpur Sahib.
3:00 PM: Continue sightseeing and exploring Anandpur Sahib and its surroundings. Depending on your interest and time, you may visit other nearby attractions such as Ropar Wetland, Gurdwara Damdama Sahib, or local markets where you can shop for souvenirs.
5:00 PM: Depart from Anandpur Sahib and drive back to Chandigarh. The journey is expected to take around 2 hours, depending on the traffic conditions.
7:00 PM: Drop off at your hotel in Chandigarh,
Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
English speaking local guide, if option selected.
Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.
Lunch, if option selected.
Bottled water in the car.
Camera charges at monuments.
Gratuities and optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.