Easily accessible and yet away from the chaos of city life, Model Town is a fine place to stay when you are in Amritsar. If you are looking for budget hotels in Amritsar, you should check out the hotel deals in Model Town. FabHotel Aay Kay offers everything you need for a comfortable stay at a reasonable price. FabHotel KK Continental Albert Rd is another well-known Model Town budget hotel. Whether you are only spending the night or you want to spend a few days in the city, these hotels are the perfect place to base yourself. The best part about staying in Model Town is that all the tourist destinations that Amritsar is famous for are easily accessible from here.
About Model Town
Model Town is a blend of residential and industrial sectors, and houses a number of educational institutions and companies as well. Punjab Institute of Textile Technology is one of the largest landmarks in this area. A number of companies have also set up offices here. This includes Dexterous Global Services, Muthoot Finance Limited, Elite Immigration Service and Central Bank of India. Whether you’re visiting the city for business or leisure, you can find good budget hotels in Model Town, Amritsar. If you are looking for hotels near Wagah Border, Model Town is the closest place you could stay in. FabHotel Orbion Mall Road is about 29 km from the border.
Shopping and Dining in Model Town
Model Town offers plenty to shop for and a range of delicacies to tickle your taste buds. While you are here, don’t forget to pick up some hand embroidered phulkari sarees and suits as well as leather juttis. You can also buy some traditional parandas. Hall Bazar and Shastri Market are among the oldest marketplaces in the city. When it comes to food, Moti Mahal and Punjabi Nature are must visits. Model Town also offers a vibrant nightlife. While you’re here, do check out the Blue Icy Bar and Bottoms Up Pub and Restaurant.
Attractions in and around Model Town
When booking budget hotels in Model Town do pay attention to their distance from Amritsar’s tourist sites. Amritsar is a city rich in history and religious significance. To see everything the city has to offer you need a minimum of two days. Some of the places you must visit here are:
• Durgiana Temple (2.1 km)
• Maharaja Ranjit Singh Museum (2.8 km)
• Jallianwala Bagh (4.0 km)
• Gobind Garh Fort (5.1 km)
• Harmandir Sahib (6.7 km)
Other attractions located at a short drive away from this locality are the Partition Museum and Wagah Border.
How to Reach Model Town
The best way to reach Model Town is by car or public transport. From the railway station, it is a 15-20 minute drive. From Sri Guru Ram Das Jee International Airport, it would take you about 25 minutes to drive down to Model Town.
Apart from Amritsar, you can also explore the capital of India by booking budget hotels in New Delhi. FabHotel Regalia GK 1 and FabHotel Anutham Saket are the most preferred economy hotels in NCR.