Haryana was carved out of the Indian state of Punjab on 1st November 1966.
It has Uttar Pradesh on its eastern border, Punjab on its western border,
Himachal Pradesh and Shivalik Hills on its northern border and Delhi,
Rajasthan and Aravali Hills on its southern border. Haryana has a network
of tourist complexes, named after birds. These have been set up along
the national / state highways and at districts, towns and at places around
Delhi. Some of the tourist complexes in Haryana are Badhkal Lake, Dabchik,
Jungle Babbler, Karna Lake, Kala teetar, Surajkund and Yadvindra Gardens
at Pinjore. The internationally famous Surajkund Crafts Mela is held every
year in the month of February, to promote Indian arts and handicrafts.
The 'Mango Festival' and the 'Kurukshetra Festival' have also become popular
The hottest months are May and June and the coldest being
December and January. Best time to visit is October to March.