Sri Harmandir Sahib, also known as Golden Temple
and the Darbar Sahib, is the holiest Gurdwara and the most important
pilgrimage site of Sikhism.It is located within 4 km from the hotel.
Jallianwala Bagh is a public garden located 3km
from the hotel. It houses a memorial of national importance, established in
1951 by the Government of India, to commemorate the massacre of peaceful
celebrators including unarmed women and children by British occupying
forces, on the occasion of the Punjabi New Year on April 13, 1919 in the
Jallianwala Bagh Massacre.
The border crossing draws its name, Wagah, from
the village also named Wagah on the Pakistani side, near which the Radcliffe
Line, the boundary demarcation line dividing India and Pakistan upon the
Partition of India, was drawn. It is particularly known for the elaborate Wagah
border ceremony that happens at the border gate, two hours before sunset
each day. The flag ceremony is conducted by the Pakistan Rangers and Indian
Border Security Force (BSF).