Jalandhar is an elegant city in India’s Punjab state which is set alongside the Grand Trunk Road. This is one of the country’s oldest cities which is home to impressive sightseeing spots including temples, churches and archeological ruins. Jalandhar has a very rich cultural heritage which is reflected in its incredible ancient architecture. Brightsun Travel has an extensive choice of Jalandhar holiday packages.
Jalandhar boasts lots of excellent sightseeing attractions, including the St Mary’s Cathedral Church which features stunning sculptures and stained glass windows. Other must-visit attractions include the Nur Mahal - the impressive ruins of a medieval inn constructed by Noor Jehan and the Devi Talab Mandir - a centuries’ old Hindu temple situated in the heart of the city, dedicated to the goddess Durga.
Jalandhar is located close by to a number of other must-see destinations. Why not take a day trip to Amritsar which is set a 1hr 30 min drive from the city. Here you can visit the iconic Golden Temple, the historic Jalianwala Bagh and the Durgiana Temple. Just an hour’s drive from Jalandhar is the charming town of Phillaur which is home to archaeological sites dating back to the Harappan period.