Best Tourist Places in Hansi, Haryana, India
Hansi is a city in Hisar district in Haryana, India and Hansi is surrounded by five gates Delhi on the East, Hisar on the West, Gosain Northwest, Barsi on the South and Umra on the Southwest. Hansi was the home for sword manufacturing company under the control of King Prithviraj Chauhan and these swords were exported to the Middle East. Hansi is located at the distance of 226 Kms from Chandigarh, the capital city of Haryana and pin code of Hansi is 125033 and coordinates are 32.4500° N, 77.8333° E.
Tourism in Hansi:
Hansi is a historical city and surrounded by the gates on all the sides of the town and this region was ruled by the various emperors over the period and tourists can visit this historical place and come across the structural design of the forts and one of the well-known forts in Hansi is Asigarh Fort, which was constructed by Prithviraj Chauhan of Chauhan dynasty and visited by the thousands of tourists.
Places to Visit in Hansi:
Dargah Char Qutub: these shrines were built in the memory of four Sufi saints and consists of four shrines and this Dargah attracts thousands of Muslims from all over the India and located in the Hansi town. These tombs were renovated by the Firoz Shah Tughlaq.
Barsi Gate: this gate was built in the year 1303 by Alauddin Kjilji to defend from the attacks and this gate was renovated in the year 1522 by Ibrahim Lodhi and constructed to a elevation of 30 meters and at present it is located in the middle of the market.
Gujari Mahal: this palace was built by the Firoz Shah Tughlaq for his wife Gajari Rani and this fort was constructed in square shape and three sides have arches and the door of the palace was built using stone and it is one of the famed tourist destinations in Hansi region.
Asigarh Fort: this fort is located in the Hansi and this is one of the oldest forts in Hansi built by Prithviraj Chauhan of Chauhan dynasty and this fort was built in an area of 30 acres of land.
National Railway Museum: this museum is located in Chanakyapuri in Delhi, at the distance of 152 Kms from Hansi and this museum showcase the collections of royal carriages, locomotives and old trains and one of the famous tourist destinations in Delhi.
Other interesting places to Visit near Hansi:
These tourist destinations are located in Delhi, at the distance of 150 Kms from Hansi.
- International Doll’s Museum
- Gurudwara Bangla Sahib
- Swatantra Sangrama Sangrahalaya
- Chattarpur Mandir
- Tomb of Imam Zamin
- Greater Kailash Market
- Fun N Food Village
- Surajkund Crafts Mela
- Lakshmi Narayan Temple
- Chatta Chowk
Best Time to Visit Hansi:
Hansi is historical town and various forts surround the Hansi region and best time to visit Hansi is between the months of October to March.
How to Reach Hansi?
- By Air: the nearest airport to Hansi is Hisar Airport, which is located at the distance of 23 Kms from Hansi town and it connects to cities like Delhi, Patiala and few other cities in northern India and Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi is located at the distance of 141 Kms from Hansi and connects to all the major cities in the world.
- By Train: Hansi is served by the Hansi Railway Station, located at the distance of 3 Kms from centre of the city and receives trains from various parts of Haryana and Delhi states.
- By Road: Hansi is situated on the National Highway 10 and it connects to various cities in northern India and public and tourist buses ply from Haryana, Delhi and other neighboring states to Hansi.
Hotels in or around Hansi:
Hansi is a historical town that is situated in Haryana and renowned for its forts and monuments and couple of hotels are located in Hansi town and famed and prominent hotels are located in Hisar town, which is located at the distance of 25 Kms. Hotels in Hisar are classified into budget, mind and luxury hotels. Hotels in Hansi may cost from Rs. 3,000 to 7,000 per night and hotels in Hisar cost from Rs. 500 and above and provides all the basic amenities. Some of the prominent hotels in Hansi and Hisar are listed below:
- Welcome Heritage Sheikhpura Kothi
- Midtown Grand
- Sheikhpura Kothi
- Blue Bird
- Flamingo Tourist Complex
- Hotel Mid City
- Hotel City Square
- The Esse Hotel
- Hotel Grace
- Hotel Crown
- Ashoka Hotel
- Sun Star Hotel
- Hotel Landmark
- Hotel Paradise
- Lazeez Hotel
- Athithi Hotel
- Nimantran Hotel
- Harlal Hotel