Travelling into various parts of our homeland India can be an experience of a lifetime. This particular country is indeed blessed with natural beauty and some great cultures to get mingled with. But especially when it comes to visiting a great place and also experience a great culture then Haryana can certainly be one of the top in your wish list. This place offers you not only some of the great places to visit but also offers you some of the best cuisines including the famous Punjabi cuisine that will leave your mouth watering for more. But the best thing is you get to experience a historically and culturally rich city while getting to see some of the amazing wild lives. Well if we talk about the culture then Haryana can be considered as one of most culturally rich places in India. The states cultural heritage dates back to the Vedic era. But today the state proudly stands tall not only due to its culture but also due to its developments in the fields of technology, agriculture, sports and education. The state is one of the leading states of the country that indeed has made its mark on field of sports. Even Gurgaon city of Haryana is one of the top technical hubs of the country. Beauty or culture this state truly excels in every field and in terms of tourism the state truly offers you some of the best hospitality of our country.
Haryana is typically located in the historically significant Kuru region which is located in North India. This particular state is a bordering state to Punjab as well as Himachal Pradesh in the north and also to Rajasthan in the North West. The famous river Yamuna peacefully flows by the stateâ€™s borders to Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh. Our capital city Delhi is typically surrounded by this particular state by three sides such as the north the west and south. Chandigarh is considered to be the capital of state. Haryana with its plush greenery and beautiful locations was located in the Indus Valley where the famous Vedic Civilization flourished with all its glory and making the state more significant to our country.
Haryana is indeed one of the most fascinating places to visit in India with its lush greenery and great culturally and historically enriched cities and also promises to woo your mind with its natural beauty. There are plenty of interesting and beautiful places for you to see in this amazing little state and the best thing is you get to experience the Punjabi and Jat culture from a close proximity. Some of the most interesting places are as follows:
Bhuteshwar Temple: what could be the best way to start up your journey in to heart of Haryana other than taking godâ€™s blessing in one of the most famous Temple of Bhuteswar where the Lord Shiva resides with all his glory. It is also called the Rani Ka Talab by the local community because The Talab here was specifically built so that the queen of Jind can take up a bath.
Damdama Lake: well this can be ideal place for you if you are planning to enjoy natureâ€™s beauty and quiet. Situated at just 45 km from Dhaula Kuan Delhi it is only a2 hrs drive from the I.T.O Delhi. The lake is typically formed in a depression in the Aravalli hills where you can enjoy some boat rides and also do a small picnic amidst the immense natural beauty of the place with flowing clear water on the background.
Sukha wildlife sanctuary: this is also a great place to spend your weekend with your family and friends and also experience some great wild life too.
Sirsa: It is one of less known districts of the state though can easily provide all the necessary facilities related to entertainment, sports, education and many more. But mostly it is famous for its devotional activities. Some of the most famous and significant devotional places in and around the area consists of Dera Saccha Sauda, Tara Baba Kutia and many more. And most significantly the most famous place of them all is the Gogamedi which is just 50 km away.
Narnaul: Though there is nothing much to do in this particular district but yet it is an interesting place to see due to its quite lifestyle and scenic beauty. This place is mainly significant due to its historical and mythological significance. Well some of the best places to visit here include Birbal Ka Chatta which is a ruined Tomb, Jal Mahal, and Rameshwar Temple which are indeed worth a mention. You can also go for mountain climbing in this Dhosi Hills of the district.
Gurgaon: This is one of the biggest technical and educational hubs in India. This particular city is situated just a few kilometers away from Delhi and can be a great tourist destination. This city includes some of the best university campuses in the country and also the Great Kurukshetra is situated just a few kilometers away from the city. This particular city certainly offers you an experience where modern world truly blends with the Indian heritage.
These are not all there are many other beautiful places to visit in Haryana as well.
You can reach this particular place mainly with the help of three means the air, the road or the railways.
By Air: You can take up any flight to Chandigarh which is the main airport of the city from any part of India. Or you can take up a flight to the Delhi which is the nearest airport of Haryana.
By Rail: This particular state is well connected through the Indian railways with every part of the country. The main station is indeed Chandigarh the capital city.
By Road: Well if you are planning on taking up a journey by road then there is a good network of road along with the major highways which can easily connect you to the neighboring states. The state is well connected to the neighboring states like Delhi, Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir and last but not the least Rajasthan.
While on visit to Haryana there are plenty of things to do. You can go for morning walks in some of the most pleasant places donned with natural beauty. You can go for sightseeing the most interesting places in the state and see the historically rich places all by yourself. You can even go for boating in the famous Damdama Lake and have picnics in the wild life sanctuaries and bird sanctuaries of the state. You can also visit some of the major university campuses in the state and Gurgaon in particular. Even you can go for shopping too. The towns include some of the best shopping centers in the state especially in Gurgaon and Faridabad. You can also go for mountain climbing in the Dhosi Hill situated in the district of Narnaul. You can also visit copper mines in Khetri which is bordering Rajasthan. You can also visit the surrounding states of Delhi or Punjab or Rajasthan which are situated in the just a few kilometers distance from this particular state.
Usually the place is too hot in the summer months of May June and too cold in the winter especially in December January. If you plan to go there in summer then be prepared to face the scorching heat as the temperature may rise up to 50 degrees but in winter it truly falls down and go as low as 1 degree. In the Monsoon also there can be floods in the state due to heavy rainfall. So the best time to visit this amazing state is mainly between the months of September and November.
The place truly holds an immense historical significance. It was the place where the great Vedic civilization once flourished. It was the place where the great war of Mahabharata was fought in Kuruksketra and also the empire of King Harshayavadhana. Even King Prithviraj Chouhan had built a fort in the region. The famous battle of Panipath proudly took place near the city of Panipath situated in the state of Haryana. Later this state held a great significance in the Indian Independence movement. Even the people of the state fought the British government with ultimate courage in the British period of Indian history. The state truly provided one of the many leaders of independence movement of India.
Well the climate of this place is almost like most of the other parts of the northern regions of India to hot in summer and too cold in winter. The state is surrounded with Hilly regions. This is why the rainfall in Shivalik regions is the maximum whereas the Aravalli region is really dry even in the months of monsoon. Though the rainfall varies greatly according to regions but almost 80% of heavy rainfall occurs in the time of monsoon and it usually causes a lot of floods in the area.
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