#1 of 9 Places to Visit in Gurgaon
Distance (From Gurgaon Bus Stand): 22 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): Half Day to Full Day
Transportation Options: Bus / Cab
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 22 km from Gurgaon and 59 km from Delhi, Manesar is a fast growing industrial town in Gurgaon district of Haryana and is a part of the National Capital Region (NCR) of Delhi. It is a popular getaway from Delhi city for a quick day trip.
Manesar lies on the outskirts of the city of Gurgaon, which has earned it the name New Gurgaon. Original Manesar village was a sleepy village of about 1000 dwellings on Delhi-Jaipur highway (NH-8), but since late nineties it has been transformed into one of the fastest growing townships in NCR.
Today, Manesar has many reputed factories, offices, hotels and educational institutes. The headquarters of some prestigious national institutions like National Bomb Data Centre and National Brain Research Centre are located at Manesar. The training center as well as the Head Office of the National Security Guards is also based at Manesar.
Situated on the lower Aravalli Ranges, Manesar lies on a hilltop. The Agricultural Department of Haryana has introduced a new concept of promoting farm tourism. In this appropriate farms are identified by the government officials and tourists are encouraged to visit the farms and understand the village life. One such farm tourism spot in Manesar is the Vedic Gram Lifestyle Farm & Spa, located in the rural area of Manesar. Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary, Damdama Lake and Mata Sheetala Devi Temple, Sohna, and Nuh are the well-known tourist spots near Manesar. Farm house stay is quite popular in Manesar. Heritage Village Resort & Spa is a famous resort in Manesar.
Farm Tourism: Rs. 1500 per Person