Divine Trail to Paonta Sahib from Chandigarh
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Embark on a spiritual journey to the historic town of Paonta Sahib from Chandigarh, on a private guided tour. Discover the religious and cultural significance of the town, including the revered Gurdwara Paonta Sahib. Visit the ancient Dei Ka Mandir and immerse yourself in the serene atmosphere of the Yamuna River. Indulge in traditional Punjabi cuisine and experience the essence of Sikhism through the eyes of the locals.
8:00 AM - Start from Chandigarh: Depart from Chandigarh in the morning and begin your journey towards Paonta Sahib, a historical town located in the state of Himachal Pradesh, known for its spiritual significance among Sikhs.
11:00 AM - Arrive at Dei Ka Mandir: Arrive at Dei Ka Mandir, a famous Hindu temple located enroute to Paonta Sahib. This temple is known for its unique architecture and is believed to be associated with the epic Mahabharata. Spend some time exploring the temple, admiring its intricate carvings and sculptures, and soaking in the spiritual ambience.
12:00 PM - Visit Gurdwara Paonta Sahib: Continue your journey to Paonta Sahib and arrive at Gurdwara Paonta Sahib, a historic Sikh place of worship dedicated to Guru Gobind Singh Ji, the tenth Guru of the Sikhs. This gurdwara holds immense religious significance and is revered by Sikhs all over the world.
12:30 PM - Explore Gurdwara Paonta Sahib: Spend time exploring the gurdwara complex, which includes the main gurdwara building, a large langar hall (community kitchen), a sacred pond, and various other structures. Take part in the spiritual rituals, listen to the soulful hymns (kirtan), and learn about the history, culture, and teachings of Sikhism from the local devotees or the gurdwara staff.
1:30 PM - Lunch: After immersing yourself in the spiritual atmosphere of Gurdwara Paonta Sahib, enjoy a leisurely lunch at a local restaurant in Paonta Sahib. Indulge in traditional Punjabi cuisine, known for its rich flavors and generous use of spices, and relish the local culinary delights.
2:30 PM - Explore Paonta Sahib: After lunch, you can take a stroll around Paonta Sahib and explore the surrounding areas. Visit the Yamuna River bank, which is considered sacred by Sikhs, and take a moment to appreciate the serene beauty of the river and the surrounding landscape. You can also interact with the locals, visit nearby markets, or simply relax in the peaceful environment.
3:30 PM - Optional: Visit Adi Badri Temple: If time permits and you're interested, you can opt to visit the ancient Adi Badri Temple, located about 15 kilometers from Paonta Sahib. This temple is believed to be one of the Sapta Badri pilgrimage sites, associated with Lord Vishnu, and is known for its historical and religious significance.
4:30 PM - Depart from Paonta Sahib: Bid farewell to Paonta Sahib and start your journey back to Chandigarh, with beautiful memories of the spiritual journey and cultural experiences.
7:30 PM - Return to Chandigarh: Arrive back in Chandigarh in the evening, concluding your day trip to Dei Ka Mandir and Paonta Sahib.
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.