The smart city Ludhiana is a largest industrial city in the North Indian state of Punjab. Also, it has got fewer but places with high proficiency and prominence. However, to uplift and ensure rich heritage, culture and enjoyment among the citizens, Ludhiana has built some places spreading messages of historian culture as well as enjoyment. Likewise, we have put the prominent places of Ludhiana together at a place. So if you are looking for the same, continue reading…
MAHARAJA RANJIT SINGH WAR MUSEUM
Spread across 4 acres of land, the War Museum came into being in the year 1999. This War Museum contains information of historic battles, big collection of weapons, armor and army uniforms. On the entrance to welcome the visitors, it has a majestic statue of Maharaja Ranjit Singh sitting proudly on a throne. However, it has 12 galleries which exhibit different divisions like the ancient history gallery, post independence history gallery, and many more. Moreover, the Punjab Government constructed the museum with the idea of paying sincere gratitude to the courageous soldiers who lay their lives for the security of the civilians, and the country.
ADDRESS- Grand Trunk Road, Battian, Ludhiana, Punjab- 141008
TIMINGS FOR VISITORS- 9.30 AM TO 5 PM (Closed on Mondays)
ENTRY FEE– Rs. 40 for Adults, Rs. 20 for Children, free for Children below 5
TIGER SAFARI ZOO
Established in the year 1993, the Tiger Safari zoo is extended in the area of 25 acres of land. It has various birds and animals wandering freely in the dense forest of the zoo. Tiger Safari gives opportunity to the visitors, especially kids, to see majestic tigers, black bucks, sambhars, rabbits, and a lot of peacocks. Not to mention unlike other museums, you may see the tigers wandering openly in the zoo rather than being caged. Tiger Safari zoo is initiated by a private company under a contract given by the Wild Life Department.
ADDRESS– Jalandhar Bypass Road, Near Hotel Amaltas, Bhattian, Ludhiana, Punjab- 141008
TIMINGS FOR THE VISITORS- 9 AM TO 5 PM (Closed on Mondays)
ENTRY FEE– Rs. 20 per Person
North India’s favorite Amusement Park and Water Park Hardy’s World is a lovely place with options including kids friendly rides, dining options, live entertainment. With the efficiency for providing safety and courtesy to its visitors, Hardy’s World is a place one can find a life time experience. However, it provides services of hotel, palace, water park, latest rides, restaurant etc. In a nutshell, it is a one stop for your friends or family trip which lays down to you the best experience.
ADDRESS– Ludhiana- Jalandhar Road G.T. Road, Majra Khurd, Ludhiana- 141008
TIMINGS FOR THE VISITORS- 10 AM TO 8 PM All Days
ENTRY FEE– Rs. 800 per Head above 3
GURDWARA DUKH NIWARAN SAHIB
Gurdwara Dukh Niwaran Sahib is situation in the heart of city Ludhiana where everyday 50,000 devotees pay homage to the respected and praised Shri Guru Granth Sahib. Since, most of the youngsters and children are unable to understand the meaning of Gurbani, this was the first Gurdwara to adopt hi-tech projection that translates the priest’s hymns in English for better understanding of the visitors. The Gurdwara gives right kind of philosophy, depth and truth of the religious scriptures.
ADDRESS– NH 1, Field Ganj, Opp. Jagraon Bridge (Towards East Pass), Ludhiana, Punjab- 141008
TIMINGS FOR THE VISITORS– Open 24 hours
ENTRY FEE– Free
NEW KRISHNA MATA MANDIR
Built in the area of 500 sq.ft., Shri Krishna Mata Mandir is considered in the list of biggest temples in Ludhiana city. Several Hindu festivals including Janam Ashtmi, Dushera, & Shivratri are celebrated with zeal, and full devotion. Among 520 statues in the temple, there is 37 feet tall statue of Lord Hanuman which is a great religious attraction. The temple is huge and is decorated with tents, flowers and lights keeping up with the environmental surroundings of the premises. Furthermore, the temple’s charitable hospital provides free medicines and operation facilities to the people who cannot afford the same.
ADDRESS– Model Town Ext, Nehru Nagar, Shastri Nagar, Model Town, Ludhiana, Punjab- 141002
TIMINGS FOR THE VISITORS- Day time
ENTRY FEE-No fee for religious premises