Places to Visit near ThanesarJust the way how Thanesar is a town full of remarkable sites and places of historic and religious importance, the area around it too has the same. The city is closely linked to other important parts of the district like Kurukshetra, Pehowa, Ladwa and many others. Thus, when in Thanesar you can easily reach out to these parts as well, for the distance is pretty less. Travel means like buses, cabs and hired cars are best to use when traveling from Thanesar to these areas in and around Haryana. Each of these places are known for sites that fall synonymous to the city. Let us look below at some such places in these cities where one can reach from Thanesar and plan some good activity for the day.
Thanesar to KurukshetraKurukshetra is one of the central parts of the Kurukshetra districts. It is located the closest to the city of Thanesar and often one regards the town as Kurukshetra. Not just this but many of the sites that fall in Thanesar are assumed to be locate in Kurukshetra and vice versa. The clear reason for this is how close the two cities are and how they share so many places in their proximity. Kurukshetra as a town is a hub for education and various important sites in the district. Kalpana Chawla, the famous astronaut was from the region and is remembered through the Kalpana Chawla Planetarium here.
For those living in Thanesar, Kurukshetra becomes one of the most visited places. The only mall, Kessel Mall in the city sees a number of people making way from Thanesar to enjoy a great way into new lifestyle delights. Apart from this the two cities share much in common like the religious site and educational institutions.
Distance from Thanesar: 7.8 kilometres (16 minutes)
How to Reach Kurukshetra: Thanesar to Kurukshetra is best connected by direct buses. These include local, AC and Non AC buses. Since the distance is only 16 minutes and even less to some parts adjoining Thanesar, one can take autos and cabs, as per their choice.
Best time to visit Kurukshetra: Just like Thanesar, the city and most of its sites can be visited in the pleasant months between October and March.
Thanesar to PehowaPehowa is another city which is in close connection with Thanesar. Many places of interest in the Pehowa road are counted within the location of Thanesar at times. In Pehowa, there are sites where one can visit for teerth like Pitrudhak Teerth. The town has a history which takes you back to the time of the Mahabharta, which is common for most parts of the district. The Saraswati temple in the city is a must visit and from Thanesar one can easily reach the holy spot, visited by thousands of pilgrims.
Distance from Thanesar: 24.2 kilometres (28 minutes)
How to Reach Pehowa: Pehowa is less than half an hour away from Thanesar and connected best by road. Pehowa road is close to Thanesar and leads you straight into this city. Buses are available all day long taking you to the bus stand in Pehowa and back.
Thanesar to LadwaPart of the Thanesar-tehsil, Ladwa is a sub-tehsil with many villages. The city has many public and private schools keeping it active when it comes to the educational scene in the region. Ladwa is also home to many dealers, stores which if not found in Thanesar, can easily be reached at in this city. From Thanesar, one can also reach Ladwa to visit its temples like the Hanuman Mandir, Guru Ravidass Mandir to name a few.
Distance from Thanesar: 26.1 kilometres (36 minutes)
How to reach Ladwa: from Thanesar one can take shortest driving directions on map to reach the city if traveling by car. Cabs and Haryana Roadways buses are also available connecting both the cities.