Jalandhar is a beautiful city that is located in the state of Punjab, India. It is situated at a distance of 144 kilometers from the state capital, Chandigarh. In the times of Mahabharata, Jalandhar city was referred to as Prasthala and as Jullundur at the time of British Raj. The city is known for its rich cultural heritage, historical monuments and traditional values. The Jalandhar travel guide enables visitors to identify important places of tourist interest within the city. It has several places of tourist interest that include monuments, forts, tombs and temples.