Best Places At Ludhiana

Gurudwara Manji Sahib

Gurudwara Manji Sahib is also known as Alamgir Sahib, is the same place where Guru Gobind Singh, the tenth guru of the Sikhs, believed to have stayed for a short while. It is said that he shot an arrow in the ground near this place and a spring of water appeared here, known as Tirsar. A lot of tourists and locals visit this place in great belief that their prayers will be heard. This Gurudwara is named Manji Sahib as Manji means a bed and sahib is a term used to show respect for a god like identity, so the term Manji Sahib is used for a small bed where the holy book Sri Guru Granth Sahib is placed.

Deer Park

Deer Park, Neelon is a perfect picnic spot for families, couples, or individuals, who likes to explore the wild beauty of forests around Ludhiana. It is also ones of the best nearby tourist weekend getaways, frequented by wildlife enthusiasts, nature lovers, and joggers. Located around 20 kms away from the main city, this park houses a large number of spotted deer, Sambar, porcupine, black buck, and rabbit. One can also spot beautiful birds here like budgerigar, red headed parakeet, and grey partridge. The park is best known for sightseeing and early morning walks.

Ansal Plaza Shopping Mall

You must be wondering why we are mentioning a mall in the list as every city has one or two, but Ansal Plaza Shopping Mall of Ludhiana has a different story. It is the first International level shopping mall in the city, spread over an area of 1.5 lakh square feet, offering 35 branded stores and a lot of eating joints. It is a major landmark of the city and one of the most crowded places in Ludhiana. Tourists who want to spend some time shopping and relaxing can definitely come to this place.

Rara Sahib Gurudwara

Rara Sahib Gurudwara is one of the best tourist attractions in Ludhiana, visited by devotees from different parts of Punjab and outside. Sikhism followers believe in the holiness of the place and so they visit this place to get some peace and solace from the hubbub of the city life. The Gurudwara is located a little far from the main center of the city, but can be easily visited through own vehicle or public transport. The architectural beauty of the temple is something to look forward to and which is why tourists irrespective of any religion visit the place.

Pir-I-Dastgir Shrine

This is a tomb of a famous Muslim saint Abdul Kadir Galani, visited by both Hindu and Muslim pilgrims from around the city and even outside. It is located inside the Ludhiana Fort and is known for its unique architecture and design. The tomb belongs to the members of Shah Shuja’s family, whose belongings can be seen here. Entry to Pir-I-Dastgir Shrine is free and it can be visited at any time of the day.

Gurudwara Charankanwal Sahib Machhiwara