Haryana is a jewel in the crown of the country India, sharing its capital Chandigarh with the state of Punjab. The Shivalik hills borders the state in the north-east and the Aravalli range towards the south and the commonly spoken language of the natives in this state is Haryanvi. Haryana has a number of sites which dates back to the ancient civilizations of the Vedic era. The state also has the history of being the battleground for the Indian epic Mahabharata and also for the well known Panipat battle.

The state is considered as one of the wealthiest state of the country. The state is wrapped with the presence of a large number of manufacturing industries which deals in the various products and services. Due to the growing number of industries, the state is also tagged as one of the fastest growing states in the country. The industrial locations in this state include, Ambala, Gurgaon, Bhondsi, Faridabad, Bhiwani, Rohtak, Hisar, Sonipat, Samalkha, Sonipat etc.

The salubrious climate of the state, studded with the presence of a large number of old forts, monuments, temples and gardens act as a captivating factor which attracts a large number of tourists to this state, both from within the country and from outside. There are a large number of dry, thorny and deciduous forests which are situated at a large number of places all over the state of Haryana. The state turns into a grass carpet when the monsoons hit the state. However, the intensity of rainfall varies at the various locations of this state. The regions of Brahma Sarovar and Sannihit Sarovar act as a major attraction in this region.

Image description
Bigger Group? Get special offers upto 50% off!
We create unforgettable adventures, customised for your group.
Connect with a group tour expert
Full Name
Phone number
Travel Date
Traveller Count

The financial and technological hub of India, Gurgaon is a place situated in Northern India near the capital city of India. Amongst the tourist places in Gurgaon, Kingdom of dreams is a must go place in Gurgaon which is the first live entertaining place of the country. It has museums, shopping malls and many places for sightseeing. It also has bird sanctuaries named Sultanpur National park which is a place to stay for many migrating birds. Nautanki Mahal and Epicentre are very traditional and entertaining events which take place in
the city.


It has routes in Bollywood also as famous Bollywood actor Rajkummar Rao was born in Gurugram which is situated near Gurgaon. The people of Gurgaon, belong to Hinduism and this the Hindu religion is strongly followed in Gurgaon. But it has not confined itself only
to Hinduism; it has Islam, Buddhism, Jainism, Christianity etc.


In order to dedicate respect to Guru Dronacharya, a famous temple has also been constructed and taken care of in Gurgaon. This place is called Sheetla Mata Mandir which is very famous and tops the list of religious tourist places in Gurgaon. Tau Devi Lal stadium and Nehru stadiums have been constructed to promote cricket, football, basketball, athletics and also football. It has so much interest in sports and games and that's why is also titled as “The heart of India’s golfing country.” Before planning a trip to Gurgaon, some of the pre-trip preparation should be done which is as follows:

Read more
Places to Visit in Gurgaon

A lavish socialising centre that revolves around food. Whether it’s for a party, dinner, or just to unwind with friends in a game parlour, Cyber Hub is the place! It is where most action happens in Gurgaon. With a plethora of cosy cafes, restaurants and pubs featured here, right by one of the city’s corporate centres, it is also a favourite amongst officer-goers. During Christmas and New Year’s eve, Cyber Hub where most of the people can be seen partying. 

Food options range from the desi Indian cuisine to exotic and continental, while the three-storeyed social centre is buzzing with food aficionados. Explore food joints like The Beer Cafe, Soi 7 Pub & Brewery, The Wine Company, Nando’s, Kebab Express, The Red Mango and more, with tantalising delicacies.

Timing: Open 24 hours

Location: Basement Street Number 1 BMS Office, DLF Phase 2, Gurugram, Haryana 122002.

Read more
Image Credit : Photo by Arti Agarwal from Pexels

One of the most popular weekend getaways near Gurgaon, New Delhi, Noida, and Faridabad, Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary is located about 40 km away from the landmark Dhaula Kuan in Delhi. A favourite amongst hikers, nature lovers and bird watching enthusiasts, the bird sanctuary has been declared a National Park by the state government. 

While the landscape and natural beauty of the park is incredible, there are measures being taken in order to ensure better sustainability and vegetation. Dotted with lofty trees, the park is home to birds like Acacia Tortilis, Beris, Acacia Nilotica, Neem and more. One can choose from any of the four towers stationed inside the park, meant to make bird watching easier. The park is also equipped with clean and functioning bathrooms, while clean drinking water facility is also available. 

Entry Fees: INR 5 per head.

Timing: 08:00 AM to 06:30 PM

Location: Gurgaon Farukh Nagar Road, Sultanpur, Gurugram, Haryana 122006.

Read more

One of the most underrated tourist places in Gurgaon, the Leisure Valley Park is tucked away in Gurgaon, sector 29. Housing a classic jogging track, garden, sandpit and swings/play area for kids, the park sees a lot of footfall during weekends. The garden carries a quiet little cafe to chill in. 

A handful of musical fountains line the garden pathways, along with a fragrant rose garden, splattered with various floral colours. The Leisure Valley Park is popular amongst kids and youngsters alike and is always bustling with people.

Timing: 05:00 AM to 09:00 PM everyday

Location: 287, NH 8, Sector 29, Gurugram, Haryana 122021.

Read more

A cultural gem concealed within the bounds of Gurgaon, the Museum of Folk and Tribal Arts aims for the preservation and nurturing of India’s folk and tribal artworks. Founded by Mr K.C. Aryan, a celebrated art historian, writer, sculptor and painter, the museum is his legacy for future generations. 

Albeit one of the lesser explored tourist places in Gurgaon, it is a must-visit for patrons of culture and heritage. The museum exhibits bronze sculptures, tribal paintings, metal crafts, terracottas, wood crafts and books.

Timing: 10:00 AM to 05:15 PM

Location: Urban Estate, House No. 2009, Sector 4, Gurugram, Haryana 122006.

Read more

Built in the year 1732 by the Mughal emperor Faujdar Khan, the Farrukhnagar fort is the quintessential Mughal structure, adorned by various designs dating back to the said era. Featuring an octagonal shape, the fort is also home to one of the most distinguished bastions in the country. 

The fort was in ruins up until 2009, when some reconstruction was done to it by INTACH. Dubbed as the Dilli Darwaza, the fort is believed to have been home to over 4,000 people! One of the most popular tourist places in Gurgaon, a visit to the Farrukhnagar Fort is almost obligatory for patrons of architecture and designs.

Timing: 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM

Location: Farukhnagar, Gurgaon, Haryana 122506.

Read more
Explore All (9)
Things to do in Haryana Explore All (19)
Explore All (19)
Places to Visit in Kurukshetra
Established in Circa 17th Century AD, this elegant structure is the eternal resting place of the venerable Sufi saint Abdur Abdur-Rahim. He was popularly known as Sheikh Chilli or Chili and Dara Shikoh, the eldest son of the Mughal Emperor Shahjahan, was a devotee and disciple of this erudite scholar. Moreover, Sheikh Chilli's Tomb is constructed in beige sandstone, has a white marble lofty pear-shaped dome and delicate Parisian overtones that are imbued in this charming edifice.

 Additionally, pleasant Mughal gardens surround the mausoleum, along with the mortal remains of the saint's wife that are also present in a smaller tomb. One of the attractive places to visit in Kurukshetra, the building also houses a madrasa and an archaeological museum where antiquities unearthed during excavations at Kurukshetra are exhibited.

Location: Darra Khera, Kalyan Nagar, Thanesar, Haryana 136118, India

Price: Indian citizens and visitors of SAARC are charged Rs. 25/- per head. Cost of tickets is Rs. 100/-, or $2 for foreigners

Timing: 09:00 AM - 5:00 PM, closed on Fridays

Best Time to Visit: September to March
Read more
Image Credit : wikimedia.org
The museum was founded in 1987 and inaugurated by Sri R. Venkataraman, the then president of India. In February 2012, President Ms Pratibha Patil opened two new blocks that house the Gita Gallery and Multimedia Mahabharata. The museum is dedicated to the Hindu deity Lord Vishnu’s Krishna avatar, where his several incarnations as described in the Mahabharata and Bhagavata Purana are depicted through paintings, sculptures, manuscripts, antique relics and other objects.

Intricately carved wood panels, exquisite bronze castings, delicate works on ivory, ancient etchings on palm-leaves or Tala Patra, stunning sculptures in stone, and miniature paintings are also on display. A stunning tableau built out of clay and paper-mâché is on show in this interesting attraction, making it among the places to visit in Kurukshetra. 

Location: Thanesar City Railway Station, Railway Station Area, Thanesar, Haryana 136118, India

Price: Entry is free for children up to the age of 5 years. Above the age of 5 years and up to the age of 10 years, the tickets cost Rs. 10/-. Rs. 30/- is the entry fee for persons over the age of 10 years.

Timing: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday closed

Best Time to Visit: Reach early, within 09:00 AM to circumvent long queues
Read more

This sacred reservoir has been mentioned in the writings of Al Beruni. It is among the principal places to see in Kurukshetra. Thousands throng the bathing fair here on a solar eclipse, with the belief that taking a dip would provide eternal salvation. The site presents a breathtaking view of the sunset, with the golden streaks of the setting sun reflecting on the tranquil waters creating an ethereal ambiance.

The place is vibrant with tourists all day, attracted to this place by the sights, the shops offering exquisite handicraft items and the delicious local dishes. Crossing a concrete bridge, the visitors can reach a beautiful temple in the middle of the lake dedicated to Lord Shiva. They can witness the divine ritual of aarti in the evening and connect to their spirituality. 

Location: Kurukshetra, Thanesar, Haryana, India

Open at all times

Best Time to Visit: November and December, when Gita Jayanti is celebrated by floating oil lamps in the water and on Somvati Amavasya tithi

Read more
The Kurukshetra Panorama & Science Centre was founded to display the influence of science on the religious beliefs in India. The ground floor is utilized for showcasing interactive science exhibits that highlight the amalgamation of technology with traditional Indian culture. The ancient Indian advances in science, including Indian perspective on the structure of the atom, properties of matter, arithmetic, geometry, medicine, surgery and astronomy are demonstrated.

A lifelike panorama depicting the epic battle of Mahabharata is installed on the first floor and the uniqueness of this display lies in the scientific justifications provided about each episode of the encounter. The light-and-sound technology adds to the panorama with the chanting of shlokas from the Gita with war cries wafting in from the distance and creative use of lighting, all this gives rise to a sensational ambience. 

Location: Pehowa Road, near Theme Park, Dukh Bhanjan Colony, Kurukshetra, Haryana 136118, India

Price: The entry fees is Rs. 20./- per person and for students it is Rs. 10/- per head (Group Visits)

Timing: 10 AM–5 PM, Monday closed

Best Time to Visit: September to March
Read more
Image Credit : wikimedia.org
According to the Hindu mythology, this lake that sprawls across an area of 550 ft is the abode of Lord Vishnu. Legend has it that all the holy waters of the Saraswati's confluence in this lake on the auspicious day of the solar eclipse. Pilgrims believe that taking a bath in this reservoir would give them the fruit of a thousand Ashwamedha Yajna, a sacred Hindu ritual.

Shrines of religious entities like Dhruv Narayan, Dhruv Bhagat, Lord Vishnu, Laxmi Narayan, Shri Hanuman, and Goddess Durga are located in this sacred site, one of the leading spiritual places to visit in Kurukshetra. Besides that some of the Renowned Sikh Gurus have also visited this place. 

Location: Pehowa Road, 3 km from Kurukshetra

Price: There are no entry fees

Timing: Not confirmed

Best Time to Visit: It is believed that bathing in the lake on the day of Amavasya or the day of a solar eclipse would absolve the bather of all sins.
Read more
Recommendations for Haryana Explore All (27)
Explore All (27)

Other Attractions

Image Credit : mojoland.in
Mojoland is an incredible amusement, adventure and water park located on the highway on GT Karnal Road, near Murthal. It is situated strategically in Sonepat, the outskirts of Delhi and is bound to catch your eye if you are travelling along the road. It is a multi-themed park that is designed to give a unique experience. With the Amazonian surroundings and several fun-filled attractions, it is a beautiful fantasy park. There is something for everyone here, ranging from the adventures to the rides. Relieve your taste buds here with the multi-cuisine restaurants available in this theme park.

Mojoland is named after a man who the locals call Mr Mojo. There is a cruel Sea God, and Mr Mojo is the only one who can calm this God. The adventure park has a theme around Mr Mojo, where you have to calm down God by increasing your inner Mojo. The whole concept is intriguing and funny and exhilarates you. Here is a famous mantra that this park advocates: “One scary thing a day, keep your inner Mojo awake!” 

This place is divided into four sections, and has their own unique attractions to charm and entertain you. In the amusement park, you can go on themed adventures, and have fun while challenging your adrenaline capacity with the daredevil rides and the steep climaxes. The water park has the blissful influence of water to calm you down and let you have fun. In Aero Sports park, you can explore air-borne activities and get a rush of adrenaline surge with the paramotoring ride.
Read more
Newly Added Haryana Experience

Haryana Travel Guides

"we arranged a get together for our batchmates for the first time and hence decided to do a one day out activity only. it was a complete fun . the resort is located in Aravali's and it was a peaceful and serene location with a lot of fun activities. we being naval veterans, enjoyed the time after lunch in the swimming pool for atleast an hour in the month of November. the food was delicious. it was a day well spent. "
Amazing experience! kudos to the team!
10 October 2015
this was a different and exciting activity to get into. We had a really fun and awesome time. The most important thing was, the safety gears and measurements were top class.It was a smooth experience and enjoyable one.
08 October 2015
There is something different and exciting about this place and this experience was really exhilarating.
Ganesh Achari Mystery Escape Rooms
Something really different to expereince, It was tough for me, you go and test yourself, but the place was FUN.
13 October 2020
Kriti Joygaon Joygaon Resort
Perfect place for family outing with kids
Chandini Desai Joygaon Resort
The trip was truly fun-filled and enjoyable throughout time duration. The food was delicious and we enjoyed a lot. It was such a great experience.
Gautam Deshpande Joygaon Resort
The food was awesome and the ambiance was superb too. The shows and activities were great. Also, experiencing rural lifestyle and local culture was amazing. Thanking Thrillophilia for the experience.
Would like to take part in this again, The last time I did it was superb now I want more.
Bhargavi Dutta Adventure Camp In Delhi
A nice getaway with your loved once to spend your time with them and indulged in various activities, the whole place was filled with lots of fun and laughter seem everyone enjoyed it so much. Totally worth to experience. Must-go

Popular Nearby Places Around Haryana

Places to Visit in India

Places to Visit in Delhi Places to Visit in Goa Places to Visit in Pune Places to Visit in Bangalore Places to Visit in Mumbai Places to Visit in Hyderabad Places to Visit in Jaipur Places to Visit in Chennai Places to Visit in Kolkata Places to Visit in Ladakh Places to Visit in Spiti Places to Visit in Andaman Places to Visit in Arunachal Pradesh Places to Visit in North East Places to Visit in Sikkim Places to Visit in Darjeeling Places to Visit in Meghalaya Places to Visit in Gangtok Places to Visit in Rajasthan Places to Visit in Uttarakhand Places to Visit in Kerala Places to Visit in Karnataka Places to Visit in Maharashtra Places To Visit In Himachal Pradesh Places to Visit in Madhya Pradesh Places to Visit in Kashmir Places to Visit in Manali Places to Visit in Dharamshala Places to Visit in Shimla Places to Visit in Mcleodganj Places to Visit in Nainital Places to Visit in Mussoorie Places to Visit in Dehradun Places to Visit in Rishikesh Places To Visit In Jammu Places to Visit in Srinagar Places to Visit in Chikmagalur Places to Visit in Munnar Places to Visit in Kodaikanal Places to Visit in Ooty Places to Visit in Pondicherry Places to Visit in Wayanad Places to Visit in Coorg Places to Visit in Mysore Places to Visit in Lonavala Places to Visit in Alibaug Places To Visit In Mahabaleshwar Places to Visit in Udaipur Places to Visit in Jodhpur Places to Visit in Jaisalmer Places to Visit in Mount Abu Places to Visit in Agra Places To Visit In South Goa Places To Visit In North Goa
Currency Picker
Commonly Used Currencies
Indian Rupee
USD - $
United States Dollar
SGD - $
Singapore Dollar
AUD - $
Australian Dollar
GBP - £
British Pound
AED - د.إ
United Arab Emirates Dirham
All Other Currencies
Albanian Lek
AMD - դր.
Armenian Dram
ARS - $
Argentine Peso
AWG - ƒ
Aruban Florin
BBD - $
Barbadian Dollar
Bangladeshi Taka
BMD - $
Bermudian Dollar
BND - $
Brunei Dollar
BOB - Bs.
Bolivian Boliviano
BSD - $
Bahamian Dollar
Botswana Pula
BZD - $
Belize Dollar
CAD - $
Canadian Dollar
Swiss Franc
CNY - ¥
Chinese Renminbi Yuan
COP - $
Colombian Peso
Costa Rican Colón
Czech Koruna
DKK - kr.
Danish Krone
DOP - $
Dominican Peso
DZD - د.ج
Algerian Dinar
EGP - ج.م
Egyptian Pound
ETB - Br
Ethiopian Birr
FJD - $
Fijian Dollar
Ghanaian Cedi
GIP - £
Gibraltar Pound
Gambian Dalasi
Guatemalan Quetzal
GYD - $
Guyanese Dollar
HKD - $
Hong Kong Dollar
Honduran Lempira
HRK - kn
Croatian Kuna
Haitian Gourde
HUF - Ft
Hungarian Forint
IDR - Rp
Indonesian Rupiah
Israeli New Sheqel
JMD - $
Jamaican Dollar
Kenyan Shilling
KGS - som
Kyrgyzstani Som
Cambodian Riel
KYD - $
Cayman Islands Dollar
Kazakhstani Tenge
Lao Kip
LBP - ل.ل
Lebanese Pound
Sri Lankan Rupee
LRD - $
Liberian Dollar
Lesotho Loti
MAD - د.م.
Moroccan Dirham
Moldovan Leu
MKD - ден
Macedonian Denar
Myanmar Kyat
Mongolian Tögrög
Macanese Pataca
Mauritian Rupee
Maldivian Rufiyaa
Malawian Kwacha
MXN - $
Mexican Peso
Malaysian Ringgit
NAD - $
Namibian Dollar
NIO - C$
Nicaraguan Córdoba
NOK - kr
Norwegian Krone
NPR - Rs.
Nepalese Rupee
NZD - $
New Zealand Dollar
PEN - S/
Peruvian Sol
Papua New Guinean Kina
Philippine Peso
Pakistani Rupee
QAR - ر.ق
Qatari Riyal
Russian Ruble
SAR - ر.س
Saudi Riyal
Seychellois Rupee
SEK - kr
Swedish Krona
SLL - Le
Sierra Leonean Leone
SOS - Sh
Somali Shilling
Salvadoran Colón
Swazi Lilangeni
THB - ฿
Thai Baht
TTD - $
Trinidad and Tobago Dollar
TZS - Sh
Tanzanian Shilling
UYU - $U
Uruguayan Peso
UZS - so'm
Uzbekistan Som
Yemeni Rial
South African Rand
JPY - ¥
Japanese Yen