Located close to the border with Pakistan is the holy city of Amritsar, the spiritual home of the Sikh religion. The icon of the city is the Golden Temple, built in the early 17th Century, attracting millions of pilgrims and visitors each year. Discover the deep sense of devotion and unique culture which together make Amritsar well worth the journey north.
Voted the happiest city in India, Chandigarh is less travelled than some of India’s other colourful cities, but it’s becoming a growing favourite for many. This unique metropolis is a little off-the-beaten-track, but if you’re considering a visit to Amritsar, Chandigarh’s a great spot to spend an extra few nights – especially when tied in with a trip to Shimla.