Situated in the North West part of India, Punjab is the second largest producer of agricultural products in India. In terms of soil fertility, Punjab is regarded as the most fertile state. The five rivers that pass through this state, offers a lot to the tourists in term of beautiful waterfalls and dazzling visuals.
The state of Punjab, consist of 20 districts which are divided into three main regions. Punjab offers a lot of attractions for religiously inclined people or for those tourists who have interest in ancient civilization and culture. Holy shrine of Sikhs which is the Golden Temple is located in Amritsar and is regarded as one of the most important tourist destination which is visited by thousands of devotees every day.
Other popular not to miss tourist attractions are Jallianwala Bagh, Wagah Border, Bhakra Nangal Dam and Shahpur Kandi Fort. All these attractions lie in different parts of the state. Blend of rural and urban flavor can be experienced in Punjab.
The best time to plan a visit to Punjab is during the month of February till April as the weather remains pleasant for carrying out different outdoor activities. Different festivals are celebrated with enthusiasm in this state and tourists can also become a part of these festive celebrations.
Punjab is best known for the food that is served in different restaurants and road side dhabas. The taste of Punjabi cuisine varies greatly in each district. So plan your trip to Punjab as the residents of this state are always happy to welcome its visitors with open arms.