“Punjabiyat” meaning ‘being Punjabi’, ‘essence of Punjab’, ‘quintessential Punjabi’, is meant to be an expression of the jest and effervescence of the Punjabi culture and its large heartedness.
Set amidst vast blooming green fields, crisscrossed by long canals, Punjabiyat resort is located about an hour’s drive from Amritsar, well connected by road and rail. Reconnect with your roots, experience the tranquility of countryside and farm life, and walk along the sprawling acres of carefully nurtured crops. Gaze at the rural idylls as the shadows lengthen and a spectacular sunset follows, and when night comes be mesmerised by the sky with its millions of glittering stars. Truly, this is a magical Punjab getaway with a twist of unpretentious luxury.
Punjabiyat resort in Amritsar is situated amidst acres of farm land, to give you a refreshing experience away from the hustle and bustle of the city. The resort has 4 stand-alone cottages are tastefully styled in traditional Punjabi architecture and beautifully set to maximise the spectacular views across huge expanses of farmland. Simple yet stylish, these spacious, high-ceiling cottages offer you the wholesome and authentic experience of staying at a farm.
The lounge at Punjabiyat resort in Amritsar is a reflection of a 300 year old architecture style. It has been decorated with traditional Punjabi furniture and fabrics, yet remaining cozy and comfortable in it's own rustic way.
Rooms: Each cottage has an en suite bathroom, a covered front deck and a private open roof terrace. The most prominent feature of the bedroom is the imposing four-poster bed with luxurious mattress.
The elegantly fitted bathrooms have outdoor feeling as one wall is entirely made of glass that offers uninterrupted view of the sky.
Sitting Area: While sitting on the front deck one feels as though the lush fields are right at the doorstep and while lazing on the terrace one feels as though they were floating among the fields. It feels like being embedded in the middle of a picture postcard!
The people of Punjab love to eat; and this is reflected in their delicious, hearty regional cuisine. So delicious is Punjabi fare that it has not just wowed Indians all over the country but the world at large. People the world over, in fact, often identify Indian cuisine with Punjabi food, as there are few who haven't heard of Butter Chicken, Tandoori Chicken.
The people of Punjab love to eat; and this is reflected in their delicious, hearty regional cuisine. So delicious is Punjabi fare that it has not just wowed Indians all over the country but the world at large. At Punjabiyat we endeavour to do justice to the reputation of Punjabi cuisine and like to believe that the Punjabi food served here is one of the finest available anywhere. The smell of fresh earth mixed with oxygen-laden air, the feel of cool country breeze on your face, the sight of butter melting on hot aloo parathas — this is a slice of life at Punjabiyat.
Food is a serious matter in Punjabi culture and hence our food is emblematic of how Punjab welcomes you with its bounty. Breakfast comprises of breads, cereals, fruits and eggs cooked to choice. Punjabi delicacies such as straight-off-the-fire stuffed paranthas, poori–subzi or chole-bhature are also served.
Lunch is usually a continental or Typical Punjabi affair.
You can also enjoy typical Punjabi lunch on a charpai at Punjabiyat near the farms. You will be served traditional Punjabi Lunch like Lassi, Sarson ka saag and Makke di roti, Kheer made of Sugarcane, Raita, Stuffed Naan, Butter Chicken/ Paneer and Dal makhni with white butter.
Dinner comprises of an open air barbecue where a sizzling array of succulent kebabs cooked over glowing coals are served with a range of other North Indian fare.
• Dip in the tubewell
• Visit to Gurudwara
• Tractor ride at the resort
• Cow milking & farming
• Visit Amritsar