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Faridabad - The Historical City


The city of Faridabad named after its founder Baba Farid is the second largest city of Haryana. A fort, mosque and a tank was built by him, the ruins of which are still visible. The geographical location of Faridabad is important as it is surrounded by Delhi, Gurgaon and parts of Uttar Pradesh. It is located on the plains of the river Yamuna. It is situated 25 km away from Delhi.

Faridabad is an industrial hub and is a large producer of many industrial products.

Tourist Places In And Around Faridabad

The major tourist attractions of Faridabad are Badkhal Lake, Surajkund, Raja Nahar Singh Palace, Shirdi Sai Baba Temple, Shiva Temple, St. Mary’s Orthodox Church, Dhauj Lake, Aravali Golf Course, Nahar Singh Cricket Stadium, Town Park, Jharna Mandir Village, Mohabbtabad, Farid Khan's Tomb, Mata Vaishno Devi Mandir Sansthan and Faridabad Thermal Power Station.

Faridabad Weather

The climate of Faridabad is semiarid, hot and dry, except in the monsoon season. However, the humidity level remains high during monsoons. During the non monsoon months, thunder storms and western disturbances are experienced occasionally.

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How to Reach Faridabad

  • By Road
    It is well connected with roads as National Highway No.2 passes through the region.
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  • By Train
    There are three railway stations namely Faridabad, Ballabgarh and New Faridabad. Local trains are also available between Delhi and Faridabad.
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  • By Air
    Indira Gandhi International airport Delhi is the nearest airport.
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