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Ludhiana Travel Guide

Ludhiana, one of the major industrial hubs in the state of Punjab, is very beautiful city where there are thousands of small to large industries. It wouldn’t be wrong to say that it is the industrial capital of the state of Punjab. In addition to the title of industrial city, Ludhiana is also famous for a number of historical, religious places. Some of the popular places in and around the city are :

Gurudwara Shrimanji Sahib Alamgir Gurudwara Shrimanji Sahib Alamgir : It is at a few minutes distance from the main city where Muslim devotees Nabi Khan and Ghani Khan had carried Guru Gobind Singh to safety during the battle. Here, you will see a tank that is believed that the Guruji had shot an arrow into the parched earth to stab a sub-terrain stream of water.

Pir-I-Dastgir shrine Pir-I-Dastgir shrine : Located in the North-west of Ludhiana, it is a shrine that is also known as Abdul Kadir Galani which draws both Hindu and Muslim pilgrims.

Phillaur Fort Phillaur Fort : It was designed by the great warrior and general of Maharaja Ranjit Singh named Dewan Mohkam Chand. Now, it is a renowned police center.

Bilwanwali Masjid : It is a few kilometer back to the main city at National Highway that is also known as Sarai Doraha. Two great double storied gates are abundantly adorned with colored tiles and intricate brick carvings.

Punjab Agricultural University Museum Punjab Agricultural University Museum : Located on the outskirts of the city, the great museum is in the university campus. It resembles the traditional houses of rural Punjab.

Famous Tombs :  It was a mausoleum of Alawal Khan built during Shah Jehan's reig. It is a octagonal in shape, overcome by double pear shaped dome.

Gurudwara Charan Kamal : Located in the village Machhiwara, it is a holy place where Sri Guru Gobind Singh had rested though combating a guerrilla war against a immense Mughal force.

Gurudwara Nanaksar Jagraon Gurudwara Nanaksar Jagraon : It is also a few km from the main city that is a sweet memorial of Sikh Saint, Baba Nand Singh Kaleranwale.

In addition to this, there are also a number of other historical places here to explore. Now, the city also houses a number of accommodation options like hotels, lodges, resorts and a number of other options. Punjab is also famous for Lassi and food that you can enjoy at Dhabas and restaurants located at Main National highway and in the city.

Ludhiana is well connected via national highway to major parts of the country. It is also well connected via rail road that leads to Jammu from New Delhi. book now