Amritsar located in the majha region of Punjab historically known as Ramdaspur. The city touches the border of Pakistan, Wagha Border and the nearest city is Lahore. Amritsar is known by Harmandir Sahib, the spiritual and cultural centre of Sikhism.The main attraction of the city are Jalianwala Bagh, Durgian temple, Summer Palace of Maharaja Ranjit singh, Akal Takhat, Wagha Border and more. Gandhi ground is the main sports complex, which is home to Amritsar games association.
It is the one of the largest cities in Punjab. The Sri Guru Ram das ji international airport has more than 250 international and domestic flights. Amritsar is traditional junction of trade route.