Hoshiarpur also was known as the city of mangoes lies at the foothills of the Shivalik ranges. Hoshiarpur district is located in the north-east part of the State of Punjab. It falls in the Jalandhar Revenue Division and is situated among the sub-mountainous regions and the stretches of river Beas in the north-west region.

Hoshiarpur city has mild climate compared to the other districts of the State. This is due to the abundance of hilly terrain on the one hand and sizeable forest covers thereon, on the other. Moreover, a chain of check dams constructed recently on the choices under “Kandi Watershed Development Project” have appreciably enhanced water surface area in the district. This has made the summer highs quite pleasant.

The best time to visit Hoshiarpur is in between the months of October to March. The cultural theme of this city will make you fall in love with itself. The friendly locals, shopping for handicrafts and the last but not the least season of mangoes will not make you feel like leaving from here. Apart from this city’s pro’s to visit, make sure to watch out for the dry summers and floods during the monsoon that makes the worst time to visit Hoshiarpur. Hoshiarpur is a great place for a short vacation. If spiritually inclined, make sure to visit the temples and gurudwaras present in the city. Some of the known ones include Gurdwara Tahli Sahib, Gurdwara Harian Velan, and the Kamahi Devi Temple. For wildlife enthusiasts and adventure loving tourists, there is the Taking-Rehmapur Wildlife Sanctuary. Since this place is a part of Punjab, expect some delicious lip smacking food, especially non-vegetarian dishes at its local and fine dining restaurants that cannot resist at all.

There are no airports at Hoshiarpur, so the only way to reach here is by flying to Amritsar or travelling by train to Amritsar and then taking a cab from there to Hoshiarpur. This city is well connected through roads to other nearby places. Also, Hoshiarpur tourism has started buses throughout the city to connect all the tourist’s attractions.

There are many hotels in like Hotel Royal Plaza, Hotel Garden Court, Hotel Maharaja Palace etc. They are affordable and luxurious for people to stay for the long or short duration.

Vacationing is always a good decision as that breaks the stressful mundane life and gives a new meaning to life. For an unforgettable and unimaginable time, you need not necessarily travel to an international destination as the country of India is dotted with places, where you can spend quality time with your friends and family. Hoshiarpur is unarguably one of the most toured places in India.

The various attractions in Hoshiarpur are the best thing about planning a vacation here. Do not forget to click a lot of pictures with your loved ones to serve as some memorabilia of your time here.