Gatka martial art session
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Activities

Gatka martial art session

Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: Flexible
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Learn more about the historical and cultural of Gatka
  • Get a real experience of Gatka ancient martial arts
  • Interaction with a skilled Gatka practitioner
  • Make your friends back home envious with great photo ops
What to expect

You will get the real experience of Gatka, an ancient Indian martial art form largely associated with Sikh warriors. The skill has passed down the generations although it's no longer used in the army. Gatka continues to be a part of the Punjab’s rich legacy. Learn about the historical and cultural of Gatka and to watch a Gatka demonstration is definitely an impressive experience. You will see the fascinating moves and techniques deployed by Gatka practitioners who usually are dressed in graceful blue attire. The major element of Gatka is stick fighting and the sticks are used to simulate swords. You will also learn some of the techniques and try your hand at different Gatka styles such as Chakar sport and stick fighting.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • What's included
    • Interaction with a skilled Gatka Practitioner
    • Transportation in air-conditioned vehicle
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks
    • Tips (optional)
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 12-17)
    Where
    Meeting point:

    Pick up from your hotel in the Amritsar city centre. You will indicate your pick-up location at checkout and confirm your pick-up time and location directly to the local operator

    What to remember
    • Please bring your own bottle of water
    • Dress in full-length trousers and half or full sleeve tops are recommended due to cultural and religious reasons
    • A cap and sunglasses are recommended
    • Check with your tour guide for specific instructions
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    When
    • Daily
    • Start time: 09:00 am (morning session)
    • Start time: 04:00 pm (evening session)
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    Provider
    Le Passage to India Tours and Travels Private Limited
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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