The land of five rivers is what the locals call the state of Punjab. The state is a world in itself. With its world-famous culture, cuisine, beats, handicrafts and history, Punjab is that mixed bag of surprises that has been awaiting your presence since years. Home to India’s most hospitable Sikh community, Punjab also boasts of the unprecedented Golden Temple in Amritsar. Shifting from the capital city of Amritsar, there are places like Patiala, Bhatinda, Ludhiana and Chandigarh which are also some of the other popular tourists destinations in Punjab. The Govindgarh fort and Quila Mubarak of Patiala and Bhatinda respectively, are places worth a visit. Take a tour of Sheesh Mahal which is a museum in Bhatinda is considered as one of the better looking monuments in the state. Witness the rural Olympics in Kila Raipur that is held annually and enjoy the picturesque sunset at Sukhna Lake in Chadigarh. Go on bike rides to the countryside and visit the villages.A trip here is unlike any other as it takes you on a roller coaster of emotions. Dance as if there is no tomorrow, eat your heart out, take a dip in the holy waters of Golden Temple and take a walk down the lane of history at Jallianwalla Bagh and Wagah Border.