Pakistan overland pilgrimage to the Sikh Holy Land of Punjab is a journey of incredible culture and stunning scenery
Sikhism has strong ties in present Pakistan as their holiest places are located in various parts of Pakistan. Nankana Sahib is one of the places near Lahore, which is the most important to Sikhs as Guru Nanak Dev ji; the founder of Sikhism was born here. Similarly, Kirtar Pur near Narowal/Sialkot has the significant as the Guru Nanak died here. The following basic program will cover most of sacred places of Sikhs in Punjab,
Pakistan overland pilgrimage to the Sikh Holy Land of Punjab:
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Transportation is wheelchair accessible
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Itinerary for Pakistan overland pilgrimage to the Sikh Holy Land of Punjab
Arrival in Lahore. Pick-up from Airport / Wagah Border / Lahore Railway Station. Transfer to the hotel.
Drive to Kartarpur, Narowal. 119 km from Lahore via Lahore – Muridke Road. Whole day religious excursion. Drive back to Lahore in the evening. Transfer to the hotel.
Morning drive to Islamabad via GT road. We pass through the typical Punjabi farmland that also takes us over the Salt Range Mountains. Visit The Khewra Salt Mine (or Mayo Salt Mine) is located in Khewra, north of Pind Dadan Khan, an administrative subdivision of Jhelum District, Punjab Region, Pakistan. The mine is located in the Salt Range, an outer range of the Himalaya Mountains which rises from the Indo-Gangetic Plain. On the way visit Katas Raj Temples as well, The Katas Raj Temples, also known as Qila Katas, is a complex of several Hindu temples connected to one another by walkways. The temple complex surrounds a pond named Katas which is regarded as sacred by Hindus. The complex is located in the Potohar Plateau region of Pakistan’s Punjab province and drives towards Hasan Abdal Panja Sahib. Arrival in Islamabad and transfer to the hotel. Afternoon / Evening visit to Shah Faisal Mosque, Rose and Jasmine Garden, Daman-e-Koh (foothills of the Himalayas). Overnight at the hotel.
Morning drive back to Lahore. We pass through Gujranwala famous for its typical Punjabi BBQ. Later visit Aimanabad to visit the Gurdwaras of Rohri Sahib, Chaki Sahib, and Bhai Lalu Di Khoi. Head to Lahore to conclude today’s journey. Overnight at the hotel.
Morning visit to the home of Baba Guru Nanak Dev Ji at Nankana Sahib. Pay homage to the Gurdwaras Janamastan Baba Satguru Nank Dev Ji. Gurdwara Patti Sahaib, Gurdwara Bal Lila Sahib, Gurdwara Tambu Sahib, Gurdwara 6th Padshahi, Gurdwara Malji Sahib and Gurdwara Kiara Sahib. Later visit the Gurdwara Sacha Sauda in Choorkana (Farooqabad). Afternoon drive to Faisalabad. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast drive to Nankana Sahib. Full day excursion Baba Satguru Nanak Dev Jee Maharaj. Drive back to Faisalabad.
Drive back to Lahore from Faisalabad. Afternoon visit to Lahore Museum and Anarkali Bazaar. Overnight at the hotel.
Today we visit Mughal monuments: Lahore Fort, its Sikh museum and the Badshahi Mosque. Also visit Gurdwara Dera Sahib (Guru Arjun Dev Ji), Samadhi of Maharaja Ranjit Singh. Later walk through the old walled city and its bazaars towards the Dehli Gate, on the way we also stop to see the Gurdwara Chuna Mandi. Afternoon visits the Gurdwara Sheed Ganj, the Mughal Shalimar Gardens. Special farewell dinner at a typical Punjabi Restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.
Shopping, relaxing and light activities on the last day of this Pakistan overland pilgrimage to the Sikh Holy Land of Punjab.
Departure to home destinations.