Ancient Indus Valley Civilization to the present day, Ropar (or Rupnagar) has been dwelled for over 4000 years. Tourists from far and wide, desire to take tourism in Ropar on account of it being considered as one of the most important archaeological sites in the nation. It was the first site of the Harappan civilization to be uncovered post independence. The town is at a stoneÂ’s throw from Chandigarh- 50 km and 290 km from that of New Delhi. Shimla and Kasauli trips can be stretched by taken Ropar into account; thus enhancing the historical fun.
Activities in Ropar:
Historic-city life relived:
A remarkable town, Anandpur Sahib, was established by the 9th Sikh-guru Shri Guru Teg Bahadar Ji after acquiring Land in Village Makowal in 1723 A.D. kashmiri Pandits were believed to have come under his fortification to escape from Mughal autocracy. So take to Ropar tourism to know more of the centuries gone by!
Great Gurus visited through and through:
Kiratpur sahib, another historic-piece, was entrenched by 6th Guru- Shri Guru Har Gobind Singh Ji. Legend has it that he had bought the land from Raja Tara Chand of Kehloor through Baba Gurditta Ji. Ropar tourism to this place is must since it became the prophesy of Guru Nank Dev Ji.