Hisar travel information, places of interest and how to reach

This article describes the best tourist spots in the district of Hisar. Read to know how to reach at Hisar and the places you can visit in this beautiful place. Know the connectivity of Hisar from major cities of India and prepare your travel guide of Hisar with this article.

Hisar is the district of Haryana and this place is famous in many field some of the places and there famous reasons are given here.

Places of Interest

Feroze Shah's palace and fort:
He built Hissar from scratch, so he Feroze Shah Tughlaq deserved a place for himself to live in. The palace is grand structure complete with a tehkhana (underground chambers) and a mosque. Close to the mosque lies a mound which is believed to house the ruins of probably the Harrappan civilisation.

Lat Ki Masjid:
this was built by Feroze Shah Tughlaq is an outstanding example of the marriage of many different styles. A unique mosque, it is distinguished by its lithic pillar and square chamber, not to mention the shape of the mosque itself. The mosque is built in an L shape, never seen earlier.

Humayun's mosque
Not to be sidetracked, this emperor also had to build something or the other in Hissar. So he got his fellows to build a masjid at Fatehabad, a stone's throw from main Hissar town.

Jahaz Kothi
Remember Jahaz Sahib from history, the Irish who ruled Haryana in 1798? Hissar was his land, and he lived here in a magnificent palace (although not that big compared to Mughal standards). He got the mughals to make it for him, and so it has the characteristic mughal touch to it.

Gujri Mahal
This palace is also in ruins, but its baradari (raised platform used for social gatherings) is in comparitively good state and it is made of stone taken from the Hindu palaces and temples that the Mughals destroyed.

Jain Pillar:
Outside the fort lies a tiny two-foot high pillar said to belong to the Jains who consider it sacred. The pillar has the distinctive diamond-shaped holy symbol of the Jains.

Ancient Mounds
Three mounds from the Harappan period can be found in Banawali, Kunal and Agroha. The Agroha mound goes back to the 3rd century BC and is where Harappan coins were discovered apart from stone sculptures, terrracotta seals, iron and copper implements, shells and a host of other things.

Pranpir Badshah's Tomb
Situated inside the Government College, this is where the remains of the spiritual teacher of Sher Bahlol (14th century AD) lie. Pranpir was a great Sufi saint who foretold that Ghiyas-ud-din Tughlaq would rule Hndustan from Delhi.

Jindal Park: this is the park which attract to all the youths and citizens in the evening and morning time. Most of the people are coming in whole day to stay for some time.

Agroha Dham Agroha Dham is at the 1/5 Km from the Hisar city this is the place where the Hanuman God Statute is situated and on every Tuesday and Saturday there is lot of crowed. At this place lot of temples are located of every God.

Educational institutes in Hisar, Haryana
When we talk about the education then Guru Jambheswar University of Science and Technology, Haryana Agriculture University is the famous places for the education.

How to reach Hisar

You can reach at the Hisar city by the road, train and air. This city is well connected to the transport facility. The nearest airports are Delhi, Chandigarh, and Jaipur. The other major cities which connect to this city is Gurgaon, Jaipur, Chandigarh, Ambala, Kurukshetra, Delhi, Rohtak etc.

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Guest Author: 16 Aug 2012

Hello sir,
Nice and very important information is provided in the resource submitted by you. You really described the monument of hisar city in very fine manner. This information is enough to tempt any visitor to make curious about Hisar city. Sir, I want to add something in this information that there a new university of veterinary sciences, named as Lala lajpat Rai University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, is established which was a part of CCS Haryana Agricultural University earlier. Thus, there are three universities in Hisar. After reading this article, I am keen to know about the district you belong to.

Guest Author: 17 Aug 2012

Hello Ajay

Thank's for give this valuable suggestion and reading my article very carefully. I and you both will try to add your information is the other articles. Actually I belong from Mahendergarh district and I am doing study in Hisar. So I know every place very well.

Thank's & Regards
Sandeep Yadav

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