Tourist Places in Kurukshetra

Places to Visit in Kurukshetra

Kurukshetra - #9 of 16 in Haryana |
Kurukshetra Average Rating - 5.3/7 1 based on 48 Ratings

Kurukshetra is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Kurukshetra is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Group. The best season or months to visit places in Kurukshetra are February, March, September, October, November, December. There are 11 tourist places in Kurukshetra, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Kurukshetra can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Kurukshetra for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Kurukshetra Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Kurukshetra, browse through photos & pictures, explore Kurukshetra using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Kurukshetra, which are great places to visit, are Phalgu Tirtha, O P Jindal Park and Musical Fountain, Brahmasarovar, Bhishma Kund, Lakshmi Narayan Temple. Kurukshetra can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Kurukshetra Tourist Places



Jyotisar, Kurukshetra
  • Type: Religious Place
Jyotisar, Kurukshetra
Rank 1
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5.8/ 7 1
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Jyotisar is the place where the sacred book of Bhagwad Gita originated. It is located at a distance of 12 km from the region of Kurukshetra on the Pehowa Road. The name Jyotisar derives its name from the Hindi words, 'Jyoti’ meaning ‘light’ and... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Lakshmi Narayan Temple, Kurukshetra
Rank 2
Ranked 2 of 11
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5.5/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
The Lakshmi Narayan Temple is an ancient temple that belongs to the 18th century and the temple is dedicated to God Narayana and Goddess Laxmi. The structure of this temple is a double storied architecture with flights of steps running down. The temple basically... Read More »
"Lovely place"3 months ago
  • Type: Religious Place
Bhishma Kund, Kurukshetra
Rank 3
Ranked 3 of 11
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Bhisma Kund is located in the village of Narakatari and is a large water reservoir dedicated to the Grandsire of the Pandavas and Kauravas, Bhishma. The great battle of Mahabharata has been associated with the establishment of this reservoir because as the story goes, on the... Read More »
"Mythological place"3 months ago
  • Type: Religious Place
Brahmasarovar, Kurukshetra
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Ranked 4 of 11
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Brahmasarovar is an ancient sarovar with historical and religious importance and it is also one of the largest manmade bathing tanks in Asia. Abul Fazl, who was one of the historians in Akbar’s court, called it a ‘mini sea made by man’. The size of... Read More »
"Lovely man made tank"3 months ago
  • Type: Park
O P Jindal Park and Musical Fountain, Kurukshetra
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Ranked 5 of 11
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5/ 7 1
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O P Jindal Park and Musical Fountain was built in the memory of late O P Jindal, the Power Minister of Haryana. The park consists of a toddler’s area with colourful swings and picnic area along with animal zone and sports area. This park extends over an area of 14 acres... Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Phalgu Tirtha, Kurukshetra
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Ranked 6 of 11
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4/ 7 1
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Phalgu Tirtha is located in the region of Pharal, which is about 33 km from Kurukshetra, on the Kaithal Kurukshetra Road. Pharal is one of the seven forests located in the region of Kurukshetra while the other forest areas are Kamyak van, Aditi van, Vyasa van, Suryavan,... Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Sannihit Sarovar, Kurukshetra
Rank 7
Ranked 7 of 11
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Sannihit Sarovar is a holy water tank, which is 1500x450 in size and is also an assembling place of all the sacred tirthas. People from different parts of India come here to take dip or for ‘pind daan’ for their ancestors, which is in case of unnatural death.... Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Rantuka Yaksh, Kurukshetra
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Ranked 8 of 11
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Rantuka Yaksh is one of the four Yakshas present in Kurukshetra. As per the ancient Vamana Purana, this place is regarded as the entry point of the Kurukshetra region and visitors who come here initiate their travel with a holy dip in River Saraswati. This shrine is located on... Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Ararak Tirtha, Kurukshetra
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Ranked 9 of 11
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The Ararak tirtha is located on the southern part of River Saraswati with different gods in different locations. Timing: Early morning around 4:00 am to late in the evening.   Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Pavanhrad Tirtha, Kurukshetra
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Ranked 10 of 11
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Pavanhrad Tirtha is located at Pavnava village. It is 18 km away from Kurukshetra and 13 km away from Pehow. This is the only tirtha associated with Pavan (Wind God). The word Pavanhrad constitutes of two words viz. ‘pavan’ meaning wind and ‘hrad’... Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Kapil Muni Tirtha, Kurukshetra
Rank 11
Ranked 11 of 11
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Kapil Muni Tirtha is dedicated to the renowned author of Sankhya Philosophy, Saint Kapila, and is located in Kalayat, which is an ancient village near Narwana. Kapil Muni Tirtha is one of the most popular pilgrimages located in the Kurukshetra region.   The... Read More »
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