Located on north eastern part of Haryana
is a place of historical and religious importance. According to the Puranas (ancient Hindu texts), Kurukshetra is a region named after King Kuru, the ancestor of Kauravas and Pandavas, as mentioned in the Hindu epic Mahabharata. It is believed that this was the land where Kurukshetra War of the Mahabharata was fought, the sage Manu penned his 'Manusmriti' and learned 'rishis' compiled the Rig Veda and Sama Veda. A large number of history lovers and religious people from all over the country come to visit Kurukshetra. Travellers will find many hotels in Kurukshetra
which offer a comfortable stay in affordable prices.
- Parakeet Tourist Resort, Mega Hostel and Hotel Kimaya are some of the best budget Kurukshetra hotels.Their well-furnished cozy rooms, warm hospitality, friendly staff and decent facilities make them a favourite accommodation option among leisure as well as business travellers.
A few must see attractions in Kurukshetra include Kurukshetra Tank, Birla Mandir
, Sri Krishna Museum, Bhadrakali Temple and Bhishma Kund. The best time to visit Kurukshetra is from November to February (winter season), as the temperature lies between a minimum 7 °C and maximum 22 °C during these months.