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“Excellent guide - Davinder - that makes the tour valuable”

Amritsar Heritage Walk
Ranked #1 of 17 Tours in Amritsar
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Owner description: I am Gurinder Johal(Writer, Social Worker and a guide), working as a guide in Amritsar since 2004. The City which was established by the 4th Guru of the Sikhs is a symbol of the brotherhood, History, Culture and Heritage of Punjab. Come & explore the hidden treasure of Amritsar and know the essence of India. ABOUT HERITAGE WALK:- Heritage walk is a guided tour deep inside the narrow lanes and Bye lanes of the 400 year old city of amritsar. One gets to see Katras, Akharas Bungas, Havelis,and Hatties. The walk takes you back in the time as you witness town planning traditional trade and crafts being Practiced in the same place and in the same manner as has been done for centuries.
Reviewed October 26, 2013

We heard about Davinder Singh (Dav) from friends and contact him before arriving to Amritsar. Dav arranged for us 4 days tour in Amritsar including hotels, drivers and restaurants.
It was fantastic!!! He Accompanied us all that time, and made plans according to our requests, with an excellent and friendly service!!!
The Heritage Walk was just a part of our tour. Dav also took us to various Sikh temples, the ceremony near the Pakistani border, and of course the Golden Temple. He arranged some visits in the temples and we could talk with authentic Sikh people.
Dav has wide knowledge in regard to Sikh culture and history, and he knows their "secret" places, and the best places to visit.
Above all – he is a good person, you can trust him, and he will do his best to make your visit valuable.

It is warmly recommended to contact Dav to arrange your visit in Amritsar:
E-Mail: davinderguide.phtpb@hotmail.com
MOBILE - 0091-9988503458
Web -- www.heritagewalk.webs.com

Thank Tsur-Yu
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Reviewed October 16, 2013

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Contacted Davinderji from Bangalore and ensured he was available for the Heritage walk.

The walk starts at Town Hall (walkable distance from Golden Temple/Jallianwala Bagh).
Davinderji is passionate about the city and is eager to share his vast knowledge with the visitors.

His is a perfect person to educate visitors not only about the city and its sights but also about the rich history of Sikhism.

He walks you trough the bylanes surrounded by historical buildings of the British era, the landmarks that epitomize our freedom struggle as well as eateries that are a must-try.

We were mighty impressed and agreed readily when he asked us if we wanted to witness the 'Prakash' ceremony of the guru Granth sahibji at the Golden Temple. The ceremony is held at 4:00 AM. He explained us and got us into best vantage points to witness the activities at the Prakash ceremony. Thereafter he also took us around the complex and showed us the sikh museum, Gurudwara of Kaulan mata, The Langar kitchen and the Akal takth.

He also suggested us good places to eat and to shop for local specials.
Highly recommend Davinder ji to enhance your 'Amritsar experience'.

3  Thank Pavan_Nayak
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Reviewed October 7, 2013

I have visited several times. But this i went little early. the Shabads were pouring my ears like sweet sugar... What a peace to heart !! So clean place. NExt time i have decided to go ealry morning 3:00 during Granth saheb prakash.

2  Thank TERRYPUNE
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Reviewed September 10, 2013

This starts from Town Hall. It is held everyday in the evening. However ensure you get in touch with the guide beforehand. Sometimes it gets cancelled last minute. We were guided by Devinder Singh. We got his number from tripadvisor.com Very nice and knowledgeable person.
Walk is in by-lanes of Amritsar which is not very clean. However places we saw were gem and not possible to locate without help of qualified guide. Cost is Rs 25.00 per person. You may tip if you enjoy the tour.

5  Thank GauravMashruwala
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Reviewed September 6, 2013

Contact Navjot +919646098999 and you will find an enthusiastic,friendly n knowledgeable guide. Walking in narrow lanes didnt seem pleasurable so Navjyot took us to all sites in his indigo. His history and feel of Amritsar and around is unbeatable.
We did the usual and some gurudwaras outside the city too. Driving thru rolling fields of Punjab is an experience not to be missed.
He made wagah border an easy option for us too. We had left disappointed the day before from wagah unable to see anything.
All in all I would recommend calling Navjyot if you want to see Amritsar like a local.

7  Thank laxmilobo
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