Amritsar

Visit the Wagah Border

© Wagah border
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Located just 28 km away from Amritsar this place is the only open border crossing India and Pakistan and which is accessible to both the nations. Being in this place you can witness the harmonious confluence of both the countries.

See also : Enjoy bird watching at the Harike Wetland and Bird Sanctuary

Highlights:
- The closing ceremony at the border is a daily custom that have been followed by the Indian and Pakistani security forces since 1959. This lowering of the flags ceremony starts with the patriotic songs and remembering the soldiers who laid their lives for the nation and is completed with the crowds cheering for their respective countries on both sides.

- As soon as the gates of the border opens, the beating the Retreat ceremony starts with the stiff marching parade of the soldiers on both sides.

Timing: It is open for all the days of the week from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Tickets: Rs 10 per person. "

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