Amritsar
in Amritsar of Punjab, India

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.622 and 74.875 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 31° 37' 20" and E 74° 52' 31"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupee - INR
Spoken languages:
English, Hindi, Bengali, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Oriya, Panjabi, Assamese, Bihari , Kashmiri, Nepali, Sindhi, Sanskrit, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:52 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Kolkata
UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:23 am and 6:17 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for India in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to India.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning India. Last Update: 2022-09-30 08:19:43

Explore Amritsar

Amritsar in Amritsar (Punjab) with it's 1,092,450 inhabitants is located in India about 250 mi (or 402 km) north-west of New Delhi, the country's capital.

Local time in Amritsar is now 11:52 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kolkata with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of Amritsar, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in India is Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport, Amritsar in a distance of 8 mi (or 12 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore in Pakistan at a distance of 33 mi (or 54 km). If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Narowal, Lahore, Kasur, Gujranwala and Sheikhupura. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 34°C / 94 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 47%
Air Pressure 1008 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 1st of October 2022

33°C (91 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 2nd of October 2022

33°C (91 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 3rd of October 2022

33°C (91 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Mohan International Hotel

Address
0,6 mi
Albert Road
143001 Amritsar
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Golden Tulip Amritsar

Address
0,7 mi
8 GT Road
143001 Amritsar
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Country Inn and Suite by Carlson Amritsar

Address
0,6 mi
QUEENS ROAD
143001 Rani Ka Bagh,Amritsar
India

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Sallow International by HK Group

Address
0,7 mi
In front bus stand ( Exit Gate) ,Amritsar
143001 Amritsar
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Akaal Residency

Address
0,4 mi
Sethi Building Chowk Baba Sahib
143001 Amritsar
India

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Ritz Plaza

Address
0,6 mi
45, The mall
143001 Amritsar
India

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Sun City Towers

Address
0,6 mi
84
143001 Amritsar
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Robin

Address
0,3 mi
2458/3, Niwan Bazar
143001 Amritsar
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Le Golden

Address
0,3 mi
Kucha Chatar Singh, Bazar Mai Sewan
143006 Amritsar
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Roopa International

Address
0,6 mi
Chowk Regent Cinema, Hall Gate , Amritsar
143001 Amritsar
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Published: August 03, 2009
Length: 11:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jean-marc Halbwachs

Visite du saint des saints des sikhs c'est dans le nord de l'Inde au Pendjab... C'est le temple d'or d'Amritsar ..lors de notre dernière visite nous étions les seuls occidentaux à fréquenter...


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Published: November 10, 2010
Length: 21:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

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Published: November 08, 2014
Length: 43:50 min
Rating: 1 of 5
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Making of the Sketch - Gurudwara Darbar Sahib, Amritsar

Published: May 29, 2012
Length: 46:34 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Maninder's Sketches

Steps in making of the sketch of Gurudwara Darbar Sahib, Amritsar also commonly known as Golden Temple and Harmandir Sahib. Read Full Article- ...


Golden Temple Amritsar - Roti Making Machine

Published: August 06, 2009
Length: 23:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bunti Gill

Roti Making Machine at Golden Temple Amritsar.


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Published: September 02, 2013
Length: 34:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jaideepwadali

Video - Jaideep Wadali . www.facebook,com/jaideepwadali.


Golden Temple in Amritsar

Published: October 10, 2009
Length: 40:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ben Leow


Inde 2010 : Amritsar - Le Langar du Temple d'Or

Published: August 23, 2012
Length: 32:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TheZoneLV

Vidéo filmée lors d'un repas dans le langar (réfectoire gratuit ouvert à tous) du Temple d'Or ou Harmandir Sahib, lieu de plus sacré du sikhisme, à Amritsar dans l'État indien du Punjab.


The Hindu Festival, Famous Langoor (Monkey) Mela Of Amritsar, Punjab, India 3

Published: September 27, 2009
Length: 55:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Parbodh C Bali


The Golden & Silver Temple, Amritsar Ulka's photos around Amritsar, India (silver temple india)

Published: December 02, 2010
Length: 30:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Amritsar

This article is about the city. For the district see Amritsar district.

Located at 31.63, 74.87 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Amritsar, Cities and towns in Amritsar district, Former Indian capital cities, Holy cities, Populated places along the Silk Road, Sikh places

Akal Takht

The Akal Takht (Punjabi: ਅਕਾਲ ਤਖ਼ਤ; means The Throne of the Timeless One) is the highest seat of temporal authority of the Khalsa. The Akal Takht is located in the Harmandir Sahib complex in Amritsar, Punjab. It was built by the Guru Hargobind Sahib, stands witness to the Sikh idea of sovereignty. It symbolizes the interlocking of the temporal with the spiritual in Sikhism

Located at 31.6206, 74.8753 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sikh places, Amritsar, Gurdwaras in Punjab, India

Gurdwara Baba Atal

Many of the millions of pilgrims that visit the Harimandir Sahib every year do not realise that one of Amritsar’s finest architectural marvels and one of the Sikh religions most poignant places of worship is just a short walk from the famous Harimandir Sahib Built some two centuries ago, the Baba Atal Gurdwara is a touching commemoration of the young life of Baba Atal Rai, the son of Guru Hargobind. Its nine storeys echo his nine years of life before his death in 1628.

Located at 31.6172, 74.8772 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gurdwaras in Punjab, India, Amritsar

Jallianwala Bagh massacre

The Jallianwala Bagh massacre (also known as the Amritsar massacre), took place in the Jallianwala Bagh public garden in the northern Indian city of Amritsar on 13 April 1919. The shooting that took place was ordered by Brigadier-General Reginald E.H. Dyer. On Sunday, 13 April 1919, Dyer was convinced of a major insurrection and thus he banned all meetings.

Located at 31.6205, 74.8803 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 1919, Mass murder in 1919, British India, Protests in India, Massacres in India, Massacres committed by the United Kingdom, Amritsar, Political repression, Military scandals, Hindu–German Conspiracy, 1919 in India, History of Punjab, India, Massacres of Sikhs, Indian independence movement

Gandhi Sports Complex Ground

Gandhi Sports Complex Ground is located in the city of Amritsar, Punjab, India. It is currently used for Cricket matches. The stadium was built in 1933 and is currently used as the home ground for two Indian domestic cricket team, Punjab and North Zone. The stadium has hosted 2 ODI matches with the host team - India winning both of these matches. Game Information: Game Statistics:

Located at 31.6389, 74.8731 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in Punjab, India, Amritsar, Sports venues in Punjab, India, Buildings and structures completed in 1933, Memorials to Mahatma Gandhi

Harmandir Sahib

The Harmandir Sahib also Darbar Sahib and informally referred to as the Golden Temple is a prominent Sikh Gurdwara located in the city of Amritsar, Punjab, India. It was built by the fifth Sikh guru, Guru Arjan Dev, in the 16th Century. In 1604, Guru Arjan Dev completed the Adi Granth, the holy scripture of Sikhism, and installed it in the Gurdwara. There are four doors to get into the Harmandir Sahib, which symbolize the openness of the Sikhs towards all people and religions.

Located at 31.62, 74.8769 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Religious buildings completed in 1604, Gurdwaras in Punjab, India, Amritsar, Indian architecture

Toot Sahib

Gurdwara Shri Toot Sahb is a historical place. The place of gurwara sahib has blessed of The 6th Guru Shri Guru Arjan dev Sahib Ji, Shri Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji,The Great Baba Budha Sahib Ji, Bhai Manj Sahib Ji and Bhai Gurdas Ji. The Gurdwara Sahib has two histories. For More Information Visit Web http://tootsahib. in/history%20%28eng%29. html Even in Punjabi and different Languages. For Visit In Punjabi Download fonts fron http://tootsahib. in/gurbaniwebthick.

Located at 31.6086, 74.8925 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Amritsar, Gurdwaras in Punjab, India

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