Witness Kushti at a local akhara in Amritsar
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Activities

Witness Kushti at a local akhara in Amritsar

Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Meet a skilled Pehlawan
  • Enjoy the various natural exercise routines in Indian style
  • A perfect experience for kids - spark their imaginations
  • Participate in the event yourself and become part of the show
What to expect

Try your hand at a millennia-old traditional wrestling form of Kushti with its most fervent hobbyists, in a revered Akhara. Participate in the natural exercise routines involving Indian style dand push-ups, climbing ropes on a tree, swinging maces and more! Also, understand the diet regimen of the Pehelwans (wrestlers), and witness (or even participate in about of wrestling). The session would be conducted in a Kushti Akhara (community wrestling place) and lead by skilled Pehelwans. You will be accompanied by a storyteller who is well-versed with the historical origins of Kushti and its cultural significance.

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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
    • Story teller
    • 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
    • It is advisable to dress in full-length trousers and half or full sleeve tops due to cultural and religious reasons
    • Check with your tour guide for specific instructions
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    When
    • Daily
    • Morning tour starts at 07:00 am
    • Evening tour starts at 05:00 pm
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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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