Radisson Blu Hotel Amritsar

FIND HISTORIC THINGS TO DO NEAR THE ATQ AIRPORT


EXPLORE ANCIENT TEMPLES IN AMRITSAR

Centrally located across from the ATQ airport and near important landmarks like the Golden Temple and Jallianwala Bagh, the Radisson Blu Hotel Amritsar makes travel and sightseeing around Amritsar a breeze. Take advantage of the hotel’s complimentary shuttle service to the Golden Temple, or shuttle into the city center for a day of exploration. For the best shopping in town, look no further than Cooper Road, Mochi Bazaar, Guru Bazaar and Shastri Market, which feature an array of hand-crafted wool garments, lacquered woodwork, hand-woven carpets and jewelry. 

Temples:

  • Durgiana Temple – 10.9 km
    This temple, easily accessible by rail and bus, is an important Hindu pilgrimage site.
  • Golden Temple – 11.8 km
    The Golden Temple, formally known as Sri Harmandir Sahib, is one of the holiest shrines of Sikhism and one of the most popular sights in the area.
    Tel: +91 183 255 3957

Shopping:

  • Cooper Road – 10.2 km
    Shop for garments and fashion accessories at the shops along Cooper Road.
  • Mochi Bazaar – 13.5 km
    Visit this market located in the Old City for fresh vegetables, traditional jootis and more.
  • Guru Bazaar – 11.7 km
    This enclosed marketplace specializes in clothing and electronic goods.
  • Shastri Market – 12 km
    For handcrafted goods, clothing and ornaments, head to Shastri Market.

Cultural sites:

  • Khalsa College – 11.3 km
    A beautiful structure fashioned in the Indo-Saracenic style and dating back to 1890, this college educated some of India’s leading writers, scientists, Olympians and actors.
  • Jallianwala Bagh – 12.6 km
    Home to beautiful gardens, Jallianwala Bagh features a memorial that honors the nearly 2,000 peaceful protestors who were either killed or injured in 1919 during a city meeting.
  • Wagah Border – 33.5 km
    Visit this border that separates India and Pakistan; the road along the border offers a flag lowering ceremony each evening that is a famous area attraction, drawing in thousands of visitors every year.