Top Tourist Attractions in Sirsa
Sirsa is a city and a municipal council in Sirsa district in the westernmost region of the Indian state of Haryana, bordering Punjab and Rajasthan. It is located 260 kilometres north-west of New Delhi and 240 kilometres from state capital Chandigarh. Its history dates back to the time of the Mahabharata.
The name of the district has been taken from its headquarters Sirsa. It is said to be one of the oldest places of North India and its ancient name was Sairishaka, which finds mention in Mahabharata, Panini’s ‘Ashtadhyayi’ and Buddhist text ‘Divyavadan’.
Best Places to Visit in Sirsa
- Radha Swami Satsang Ghar (Sikander Pur)
- Ram Dev Mandir, Kagdana (Tehsil Sirsa)
- Dera Jiwan Nagar (Tehsil Sirsa)
- Hanuman Temple (Ram Nagria)
- Gurudwara Guru Gobind Singh, Chormar Khera (Tehsil Dabwali)
- Dera Baba Sarsai Nath
- Saint Baba Bihari Samadhi
- Dera Sufi Saint Baba Bhuman
- Tomb of Khawaja Pir
- Jama Masjid
- Kala Teetar (Abub Shehar)
Best Time to Visit Sirsa
How to Reach Sirsa
Delhi : 255 Km
Chandigarh : 280 Km
The nearest International airport is Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi.
The Railway Station Sirsa of North Western Zone and Bikaner Division is situated at the Elevation of 203 m above sea level. Its code is SSA. It lies on Hisar – Bathinda Railway Line. The nearest Railway Stations are Bathinda (76 km), Kalanwali (33 km), Baragudha (18 km), Suchan Kotli (15 km), Ding (25 km) and Hisar (82 km).
Sirsa is connected to other major cities of the country through road connectivity to the state of Punjab and Rajasthan.