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Wagah Border

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Address: Attari-Wagah Border | Attari, Amritsar 143001, India
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Private Tour: Golden Temple and Wagah Border in Amritsar
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Day Tour of Beating Retreat Ceremony at Wagah Border including Dinner from...
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Private Tour: Golden Temple and Wagah Border with Punjabi Lunch

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An experience to get a taste of local culture

If you come to Amritsar to visit the Golden Temple you should come to the wagah border and see how Indians gather together to show their patriotism. An opportunity to get a taste... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you come to Amritsar to visit the Golden Temple you should come to the wagah border and see how Indians gather together to show their patriotism. An opportunity to get a taste of local culture

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Delhi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

One really feels extremely proud of the men and women of the armed forces who selflessly serve the country in extremely difficult conditions. Well choreographed and coordinated ceremony with Pakistani Rangers. I just hope that we establish a lasting friendly relationship with our neighbours. In the end both the countries have so much in common.

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have visited the border twice, earlier as a normal entry and latest with a VIP entry. Normal entry- park car at the external parking which is approx 1km far, not ideal for families with senior citizens and kids. reach atleast 3 hrs before the ceremony to have a realistic chance to get an entry. Hope that people in front... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Recently I visited wagah border. Must go place. Ceremony is awesome. People chant vande mataram and other patriotic slogans. You can hear slogans from other side too.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Trip of Amritsar is not complete without visit to Wagah border. Try to reach early because entry is limited and always full to its capacity. Amazing parade and vibrant atmosphere.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We went after 10 yesrs as we love our country. But in last few years the things are different. There is too many crowded, too many checks, with kids it's really too dangerous. This time it's under construction so better to plan after 6 months.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

If u r at Amritsar , one should not miss this attraction. It's really an excellent experience to watch this retreat . Great sense of patriotism arises . Really stunning .

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Chandigarh, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Location is 32 km from Amritsar. You can book your cab at INR 1,000/- or take a shared ride from Golden temple at INR 100 per person. Make sure to reach by 3.30 p.m. as the place will get crowded. We started at 2.15 p.m. from Amritsar. You will have to walk 1 km from parking. No food/lady bags are... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did the Wagah border , found it a waste as though it's done for a show , the stadium is dirty and dusty your clothes becomes filthy , the toilets are stink hole , you will loose your appetite should you visit the toilets , surely if thousands of people are visiting daily they should at least provide clean hygienic... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently I visited Wagah near Amritsar. This is the border between India and Pakistan. There is a gate between the two countries. To the north is Lahore in Pakistan and to the south, India. When you enter the Wagah border through the arch, you will see a large photo of the father of our nation, Mahatma Gandhi and opposite to... More 

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