If you're looking for an other-worldly experience, visit Amritsar, India, a fascinating city that is the cultural center of the Sikh religion and home to several famous landmarks. You'll be amazed exploring the unique culture and incredible architecture for which this city is known. When you book flights to Amritsar, you'll fly into Raja Sansi International Airport (ATQ), located right outside the city with easy access to all its wonders.
There is one rental car company operating at Raja Sansi International Airport, so you can rent a vehicle to get to the hotels in Amritsar. The center is just about 15 miles from the airport. You can also take a taxi from the airport to your destination, or contact your hotel to find out if there's a complimentary shuttle service—hotels near airports usually offer this service. In addition, there is a free coach service that runs from the airport to the Golden Temple in Amritsar if you want to start sightseeing right away. There are plans for a bus route and even a monorail connecting to the airport. When you save on your airfare to Amritsar, you'll have more in your wallet to ensure you can see all the spots on your itinerary. In Amritsar the main attraction is the Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple), an exquisitely ornate and impressive temple that is dedicated to the Sikh religion. Before going back to your hotel, stop to sample the authentic Indian cuisine at one of the many restaurants scattered throughout Amritsar.
Search Travelocity for Amritsar flights to discover this exotic new world and all of its marvels. Vacations to Amritsar are more affordable than you might think: Travelocity can help you save up to $537 when you book your flight tickets and hotel at the same time.
Airfares offered on Fridays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity.ca in 2019. Purchasing your airfares on a Monday or Tuesday can also provide better value, however our advice if you’re looking to save money is to avoid booking on a Saturday. Our data shows, the start of the weekend has the highest ticket values on average, so keep this in mind if you’re browsing flight deals on a weekend.
Frequent travellers may already know this, but earlier in the week is often the cheapest time to fly. Flights departing on a Tuesday are the cheapest of the week. Since weekend flights tend to be more popular, this causes the prices to rise which is why on average, airfares booked on Travelocity.ca in 2019 were most expensive for Saturday departures.
Here’s the deal: It is typically possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity.ca up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2019 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 1-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.
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*According to flight demand on Travelocity.ca from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.