Amritsar Heritage Walk conferred National Tourism award

New Delhi/March 24
President Pranab Mukherjee conferred National Tourism Award to Amritsar Heritage Walk at a function organized in New Delhi here today.
Punjab’s Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Sarwan Singh Phillaur after receiving the award said that the state government will engage highly specialized and motivated workforce with a view to promoting tourism and attracting both foreign and domestic tourists.
“The prestigious project ‘Heritage Walk’ was created for the old historic city of Amritsar to enable tourists and visitors to discover the 400 year old history of the city. The walk includes guided tour where one learns of the old town planning, traditional trade and craft, old bazaars. The intricately crafted wooden facades and doors along the route fascinate the tourists and provide a unique opportunity to the tourists to learn more about Amritsar’s history,” said Phillaur.

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