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Wagah Border

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Attari-Wagah Border | Attari, Amritsar 143001, India
+91 99144 04090
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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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Attari-Wagah Border | Attari, Amritsar 143001, India
+91 99144 04090
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

You need to keep 3 hours for this. Reach there before 3.30 pm. They got ample parking space. On weekday crowd is huge and it took us 40 mins to reach the sitting stands. BSF keep this very interactive with letting females and kids run...More

Thank Alok N
Reviewed 6 days ago

It couldn't be more different that the lovely reverence of Golden Temple, that being said I loved it. A tuk tuk from Amritsar takes about 1.5hrs & is about 700-750r, you can go for 100r on the bus sold in Amritsar pedestrian area. I booked...More

Thank Tina H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ceremony of Beating Retreat and Change of Guard make this place highly valued. Wagah Border is one of the must visit places.

Thank lynettejoeld
Reviewed 1 week ago

The performance of the Indian soldiers was a lot of fun, and rather comical. I've heard the ceremony compared to watching a peacock mating dance, and honestly, it's not far off. The soldiers where giant fan hats and kick their legs up so high in...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Oh Wha a place from Indian Side. Extremely hot like 47 degrees so we went with wet towels and plenty of water bottles. One hour drive from Amritsar on a nice road. Very Long Queues starts at around 2 pm onwards. They start taking you...More

Thank B H D
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the place you should definitely visit. You will feel very inspirational and patiotic being here. Its a 1 hr program organized by our BSF jawans. The program begins with girls and kids running with Indian flags and then an open dance floor for...More

Thank vipultmi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome place to visit but ONE MUST GO PREPARED. The temperature was about 48 degrees.(we visited in June 2017). Since it gets crowded it is advised to go early. we started at around 2.30. It takes 45 minutes to reach, then parking takes some time....More

Thank KayRay2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One should not miss this beating retreat. We went there two hours before the event but the searing heat almost melted us. Lucky that we brought big umbrellas from the hotel and purchased sun shade caps which could save us from a complete disaster. The...More

Thank Gopal L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is being run by BSF and is high security area. When we went there were 50K people. While we got VIP pass, the crowd was huge and hence the pass had no meaning. It taught me how we may say we are patriotic...More

Thank priyesh2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We Visit here June month first week but temperature very hot & only seating arrangements here not shade available suppose U r visit here summer months so I request U plz carry with Umbrella+ Cap+Goggles+drinking Water .

Thank Dilip J
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Haris B
Can I reach border gates other than border ceremony timings??
23 June 2017|
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Response from Murali M | Reviewed this property |
You can very well reach the gates during other timings also but the real charm is not in the gates.The parade and the patriotic atmosphere are the real highlight. So plan for them if possible and it is worth it. Jaihind.
How do I reach wagha border from amristar? P.S. By what means of transport n return to amristar again in a day back??? Do we need pre booking to attend ceremony in the evening??.
2 June 2017|
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Response from Alokmili77 | Reviewed this property |
Best transportation is private vehicle Innova type & if you want VIP sitting you have to get passes from BSF you have to reach by 4
Shah N
Is there any permission to go to the Wagah Border
29 April 2017|
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Response from nehal27569 | Reviewed this property |
No , you don't need permission for Wagah border. But you must reach there early to get a good place.