It was in Punjab where the verses of the Rig Veda reverberated in the air. Since then, the land of five rivers has witnessed and been a part of, the greatest episodes in India’s history. It has fascinated travelers with its culture with its celebratory approach towards life.
For a tourist, there is much to see and experience in Punjab. At the Golden Temple in Amritsar, you find spiritual solace and the importance of voluntary service at the langar (community kitchen). Throughout this state, enormous in its size, you come across its historical legacy in the form of monuments, forts and palaces. Punjab is also famous for its cuisine, with the lassi having gained a national popularity today. As you explore its cities or go off the beaten path, you come across experiences that are unique to the Punjab.