In this post I outline how to attend the Wagah border ceremony. I will provide details that include maps, costs, logistical requirements and facts as well as links to a full written narrative, photos and videos. This is a self-guided activity on a shoestring. Follow the links to dig deeper into the adventure.
India Area Map
Western India Map
Google Map or Wagah
Google Map of Amritsar
Google Map of Lahore
Total Cost Range of this Activity is: $
|In India took a local bus from Amritsar (return)
Or take a taxi (return)
From Pakistan Tok-Tok from Lahore (return)
Regale Internet Inn
Surriaya Mansion, Near Regal Cinema
65 The Mall, Lahore, 54000 Pakistan
00-92-42-7311987 Mob: 0333-4338588
200 Rs dorm bed, 400Rs single, place is a dump and oven, but the only place to meet other travellers.
Raseeh Shams, Son of Regal Internet Inn owner.
Project Coordinator, Photo Journalist
Zahid Yaqeen, Manager at the Gov’t Hotel located at the border crossing. Excellent source of information and a relaxing break before the nightly closing.
00923134346890 or 00923465116568
firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
c/o Mountain @ Culture
Nasseem Toyota Atous
Chaisma Bazar, Skardu
Baltistan, Northern Pakistan
Golden Temple, Amritsar
Free dorm for max 4 nights. Donation recommended. Very cramped. Limited toilet & shower in room for many people. Very hot in the summer.