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a not to be missed when you are in Lahore. The presentation of the army guards & energy of the... read more

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Exciting Ceremony !!

Very entertaining and exciting ceremony displaying Military Guards of both Pakistan and India. Do... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The military parade (it looks like a military ballet) is very interesting indeed. However, the border is a bit further out of Lahore (1 hour by car) and you will have to bear the heat of the sun and deafening loud speakers.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

a not to be missed when you are in Lahore. The presentation of the army guards & energy of the spectators was astounding. Be sure to arrive in an earlier time before the ceremony as you need to park a little far from the actual...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very entertaining and exciting ceremony displaying Military Guards of both Pakistan and India. Do not miss if visiting Lahore !

Thank Rodney A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a not to be missed event which has no parallel anywhere in the world. The whole ceremony is breathtaking, highly dramatic and emotionally charged demonstration of change of guards from both sides. It is awesome.

Thank Arshadkbutt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok I am reviewing it now but it’s been a long time I’ve visited wagah border This place is my favourite and I love going there alot Such a great place specially for a patriotic person like me and my brother I would love to...More

Thank Zoe_Musings
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is no ticket for the parade however you might be charged for the parking. Best weather to go for the parade is during Winter. If you’re visiting during hot weather don’t forget to take hand fans and water along with you. Great fun for...More

Thank DatgirlfromLahore
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

14th August marks the Independence Day of Pakistan. A must place to visit and see the patriotic people of Pakistan at the border specially the flag ceremony when the flag is taken down just before the sunset. The place gives you goose bumps amazing place...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

A great day out that made us feel proud to be Pakistani. My two young boys enjoyed themselves and were entertained. It’s a clean and safe place to take children and the atmosphere was great.

Thank Shomaila A
Reviewed 10 August 2018

a must visit for everyone visiting amritsar, be on time to occupy front row seats, the atmosphere is patriotic and stunning

Thank RaviK4115
Reviewed 23 July 2018

i visited this place with family. the Prade is amazing and breathtaking. But i have few suggestions. 1. make the sitting bigger like its on indian side. 2. show pakistani culture by adding traditional dances and display 3. arrange pakistani traditional food stalls with better...More

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Response from Sameerijaz | Reviewed this property |
Since you don't have to buy any tickets, you will face hell of a crowd there on 14th of August. Due to Monsoon season the humidity will be at its peak. So my advice is not to visit this place on national days or even on... More