Travel Advisory for Yatrees

Following are the guidelines for the pilgrims:

  • Currency exchange facility will be available on arrival at Wagha Boarder and all the places of stay of Yatrees.
  • Keep warm clothes during the festivals falling in between October and February.
  • Special clothing not required between March-September.
  • In land transportation (trains and buses) will be available for the “JATHA”.
  • Medical facility and paramedical staff will be available at Wagha Boarder and all the places of stay of Yatrees.
  • It is advisable not to give passport to any un-known person throughout stay of Yatrees.
  • Deposit donation in cash and kind after receiving original receipts.
  • Ten bio-data forms must be acquired through Pakistan High Commission and bring them to Pakistan after filling in along with photographs. These forms are required to be submitted at Wagha Boarder and all the places of stay of Yatrees.
  • Entry into Cantonment is prohibited.
  • All the “JATHA” leaders are advised to distribute Yatrees into small groups and provide a list of Yatrees after bearing responsibilities of channelising these Yatrees.

Tentative Visit Programme of Yatrees:

Full schedule to be added one month prior to the event.

Upcoming Festivals:

  • Birthday Celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev Jee from 21st to 30 Nov 2018 as per following schedule
    21 November  2018

    (Wednesday)

    Arrival at Wagah Railway Station from India by Special Trains and Departure for Gurdwara Janam Asthan, Nankana Sahib
    22 November 2018

    (Thursday)

    Visit to Gurdwara Sacha Sauda (Farooqabad) and Back to Nankana Sahib by road.
    23 November 2018

    (Friday)

    Main Ceremony – Bhog Akhand Paath Sahib

    (To Celebrate Birthday Of Guru Nanak Dev Jee At Gurdwara Janam Asthan, Nankana Sahib)

    24 November 2018

    (Saturday)

    Departure for Gurdwara Panja Sahib, Hassanabdal from Nankana Sahib by Special Trains.
    25 November 2018

    (Sunday)

    Stay at Gurdwara Panja Sahib, Hassanabdal
    26 November 2018

    (Monday)

    Departure for Gurdwara Dera Sahib, Lahore from Hassanabdal by Special Trains.
    27 November 2018

    (Tuesday)

    Stay at Gurdwara Dera Sahib, Lahore.
    28 November 2018

    (Wednesday)

    Visit to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur, Narowal and Gurdwara Rorri Sahib, Eminabad, District Gujranwala and Back to Lahore by road.
    29 November 2018

    (Thursday)

    Stay at Gurdwara Dera Sahib, Lahore.

     

    30 November 2018

    (Friday)

    Departure for India via Wagah Railway Station, Lahore.