Baba Atal Rai Tower

Armed with the local belief that Guru Hargovind breathed his last here, the Baba Atal Rai Tower has earned tremendous importance.

Definitely considered among the Amritsar Tourist Attractions, the Baba Atal Rai Tower is a must visit destination for the Sikh pilgrims.

The wonderful Baba Atal Rai Tower is named after Guru Hargovind's son. The nine storied architectural beauty is a significant landmark of the Amritsar city.

The Baba Atal Rai Tower is not only a mere religious site but it has emerged as one of the favorite hangouts for the tourists. The panoramic sight atop the colossal tower is simply unparallel. One can see the whole town with a bird's eye view.

The Baba Atal Rai Tower has more in store for its visitors. Miniature works depicting Guru Nanak's life adorns the first floor of the holy tower. Also known as the Gurudwara Baba Atal Saheb, the tower is octagonal in shape.

With a height of forty Meters, it stands as the tallest building in the Amritsar City. The Baba Atal Rai Tower is in close vicinity of the great Golden Temple of Amritsar and several meters away from Sarai Guru Ram Das.

Last Updated on 14 January 2011