India > Haryana
Capital : Chandigarh.
Area : 44, 212 sq.km.
Literacy : 68.9%.
Languages : Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu.
Roads : 27, 907 km.
Railways : 1, 513 km.
Airports : Chandigargh, Hisar, Jind, Karnal, Narnaul, Bhiwani, Pinjore.
When to visit : Oct to Mar.
Climate(in °C) : Summer 46 to 35 Winter 14 to 2.
Monsoon : July to Sept.
Districts :19, Ambala, Bhiwani, Faridabad, Fatehabad, Gurgaon, Hisar, Jhajjar, Jind, Kaithal, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Mahendragarh, Panchkula, Panipat, Rewari, Rohtak, Sirsa, Sonipat, Yamunanagar.
CHANDIGARH - Capital of Haryana, Punjab and union territory Chandigarh, designed by Le Corbusier. Nek Chand's rock garden, Sukhna lake (3 sq.km) : boating and fishing, Zakir Rose garden (Asia's largest), museum, art gallery. Pinjaur gardens (22 km).
JHAJJAR - Ancient town, palace, museum.
KURUKSHETRA - Temples, sacred tank.
PANIPAT - Babur's mosque, tomb and tanks.
HISAR - Palace, mosque, fort.
FESTIVALS - Holi (Feb/Mar), Baisakhi (mid April), Teej (July/ Aug).