Bathinda, is one of the ancient cities of Northern India situated in the Indian state of Punjab. Bathinda was founded and flourished by Bala Rao Bhatti (One of the great rulers from Bhatti Rajput Clan) in the early 6th AD which has emerged today as the city of great industries, historical significance, religious center and what not. Bathinda is also well-known as “City of Lakes” as the city has 5 artificial lakes which adds more charm to the city and attracts millions of tourists all over the year from different parts of the world.
Bathinda, is also connected with great Hindu epics such as Mahabharata and various Vedas, along with this, the city was greatly inspired by Harappan Civilization. In addition to this, being one of the ancient cities, it has witnessed many clans and rulers from Sikhs, Hindus, Shahi, Jats, Muslims and British over a period of time which contribute to its rich culture and vast traditions which makes Bathinda worth visiting.
Bathinda tour packages, will help you to have the perfect glimpse of Punjabi’s culture along with the welcoming and humble nature of the people living here. The city is well-decorated with artificial lakes, sprawling gardens, majestic forts and palaces, ancient temples, sacred shrines and rich history. Along with this, the place is paradise for shopaholics as the city holds some of the unique handlooms, handicrafts, exquisite jewelry items, phulkari embroidery, wood crafted items, Punjabi Juttis, leather products, hand-woven rugs and carpets and vast agricultural products. In addition to this, the city has numerous local and international food chains serving all types of world-level cuisines along with famous Punjabi cuisines.
Custom Tours India, brings you the top places to visit in Bathinda during your upcoming tour of India which will share the perfect glimpse of Punjab’s culture and tradition. You may choose to visit here during the festive time and celebrate festivals like Diwali, Holi, Lohri and Basant Panchami which are major festivals of this city.