12 Best Places To Visit In Punjab | Plan Your Itinerary

12 Best Places To Visit In Punjab | Plan Your Itinerary

Punjab indeed is one of the most beautiful places to visit in India. This place consists of Five beautiful rivers that will amaze you. Plan your itinerary with these amazing places to visit Punjab so that you come back with a bag full of memories. Punjab is famous for its tradition and its traditional food.
Check out the most prominent places to visit in Punjab

1) Amritsar

Amritsar is known for its patriotism, spirituality. This place is listed at the top when anyone talks about the religious places to visit in Punjab From Golden Temple to Sri Harmandir Sahib this place is among the most significant pilgrimage sites for Sikhs. Amritsar’s narrow lanes are filled with colorful shops selling juttis, suits and more. Amritsar is indeed a treat for foodies.

2) Chandigarh

Chandigarh is the capital of Punjab and is counted among the metro cities of India. Chandigarh is considered as one of the cleanest cities in India. You can enjoy shopping in the mall, or hang out at a cafe. This place is easiest to reach as you can reach there by road, train or even flights.

3) Ludhiana

Ludhiana is one of the famous places to visit in Punjab. This place witnesses the beauty of the state with its agricultural scenario. Ludhiana never fails to give you insight into the lifestyle of locals, especially when you are ambling in the museum of Rural life Ludhiana is a full package of everything history, a little bit of wildlife in the zoo, delicious food and even an amusement park to look forward to if you are travelling with kids.

4) Jalandhar

Jalandar ever fails to flaunt the culture of Punjab and indeed one of the best places to visit in Punjab. Jalandar is a city where you can find street shopping and popping tags. This place is perfect for shopping specially when you are with kids, so take an extra empty luggage with you when you are planning to visit Jalandar.

5) Bhatinda

This city is the most simple but still you cannot miss this as this city has a unique beauty of lakes  Bhatinda is a city with various landmarks in the city that have brought massive development in the state including AIIMS to thermal power plants and the central University of  Punjab.
Bhatinda still witnesses the legendary stories of rulers like Mahmud of Ghazni, Muhammad Ghori and Prithvi Raj Chauhan have foughts wars and ruled the city in erstwhile era. This is not all, Qila mubarak, Rose Garden and Jogger’s park are one of the best places for tourists.

6) Patiala

Patiala is the fourth largest city of Punjab and is indeed one of the most beautiful places to visit. This place is also known as the City of Newspapers. This place is a treat for History enthusiasts, and a perfect choice for the travellers who wish to shop for authentic Punjabi items.

7) Kapurthala

Kapurthala is one of the less-known yet one of the best places to visit while you are in Punjab. This place is also known as the “Paris of Punjab ” as this place witnesses intriguing architectural scenarios. So this city is a must visit if you are in Punjab.

8) Pathankot

Pathankot is blessed with its lush greenery and is the best place to visit during monsoon, also this city is neighbouring with Himachal Pradesh and jammu and Kashmir, Moreover, this city is also  famous for its history.
There is so much about Pathankot which makes it a not-to-miss place, so pack your bags and head towards Pathankot.

9) Nanga

The best thing about this place is that it has Bhakra Nangal Dam in Its Roopnagar district of Punjab. If you have any doubt about what’s special about this place, then you will be surprised at the number of things to do here including picnic from the huge dam as this dam offers beautiful Shivalik hills from this point.
Apart from this, Satluj Park, Virasat-e-Khalsa, Sheetla Devi Temple, Nangal wetlands are one of the best places to visit on this one day getaway.

10) Ropar

Ropar is closest to Jalandar, and is also known as Roopnagar. This place is an historic town in Punjab. This place is also famous for its pleasant atmosphere and is an underrated city.

11) Mohali

Mohali is also known as Ajitgarh, and indeed one of the places to consider in the “Not To Miss” category. Also many devotees visit here to seek blessing from Gurudwara here as this city has many religious gurudwaras visited by thousands of people.

12) Sirhind

Sirhind, previously known as Fatehgarh Sahib. You will witness the traces of its past story giving you a perfect chance of exploring the struggles of previous kings. Sirhind is the prominent pilgrimage place to visit as two young sons of Guru Gobind Singh were brutally killed here.
Punjab never fails to serve good food, rich culture and cheerful ambience. Every destination offers a different flavor of Punjab and there are uncountable wonderful places to visit. So, plan your itinerary with these amazing places and have a happy trip!

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