Tuesday, September 28, 2021
Punjab

Tourism


Ludhiana

Ludhiana, the site of a great battle in the First Sikh War (1845) is now Punjab's most populated metropolitan city. This city situated on the banks of the Sutlej River, was founded in 1480 by Lodhi princess from Delhi.Although Manchester has changed, but, Ludhiana still is called the Manchester of India.  It is a major textile and light engineering centre. Its hosiery goods are in great demand in all the markets of the east and the west. It exports woolen garments, machine tools, dyes, cycle parts, mopeds, sewing machines and motor parts to all over the world. The famous Punjab Agricultural University is situated on the outskirts of Ludhiana. It has a large grain market and is famous for rural Olympics. Best time to visit Ludhiana is November to Mid April.

image    Tourist Attractions
» Guru Nanak Dev Bhawan » Guru Nanak Stadium » Killa Raipur
 
image   Churches
» Holy Cross Church » The Christ King Church
 
image   Fairs, Festivals and Events
» Baisakhi » Basant Panchami » Chhapaar Mela
» Diwali » Dussehra » Gurupurabs
» Holi » Janmashtami » Jarag Mela
» Kisan Mela » Lohri » Prof. Mohan Singh Mela
» Roshni Mela » Teej » Tika
 
image   Forts, Palaces, Monuments and Museums
» Maharaja Ranjit Singh War Museum » Phillaur Fort » Punjab Agriculture University Museum
» Sarai at Doraha » Soils Museum » Uppal Museum
 
image   Gurdwara
» Gurdwara Charan Kanwal at Machiwara » Gurdwara Dukh Niwaran Sahib » Gurdwara Gau Ghat
» Gurdwara Manji Sahib Alamgir » Gurdwara Raikot » Gurudwara Nanaksar Sahib at Jagraon
 
image   Mosques
» Bilwanwali Masjid » Pir-I-Dastgir Shrine
 
image   Parks, Gardens and Zoos
» Hardy's World » Nehru Rose Garden » Tiger Safari Zoo
 
image   Shopping
» Ludhiana Shopping Areas » Ansal Plaza » Chaura Bazaar
» Ghumar Mandi » Gur Mandi
 
image   Temples
» Sanglan Wala Shivalaya Mandir » Shri Ayyappa Temple » Shri Krishna Mandir
» Sri Durga Mata Mandir