On the banks of river Yamuna with a backdrop of Aravalli Hills, Faridabad is the second largest town in Haryana. Dotted with many picturesque locations and religious monuments, it is a popular town due to its easy associability to the capital of India, Delhi.
Though dried up, Badkhal Lake is a beautiful picnic spot with a view of the grand Aravalli hills. Very near to this place is also the Peacock Lake, another enthralling place to attract tourist. Another lake to hold you spellbound is the Suraj Kund Lake with remains of a Sun Temple to take you back in history. Surrounded by an appealing garden to enjoy a picnic with your family, it also has a fresh water pool with healing qualities to refresh the body and mind.
To hold you spell bound is the architectural wonder, Ballabgarh Fort Palace or the Nahar Singh mahal beautifully decorated with antiques and artifacts of the bygone era. Other attractions to visit are Shirdi Sai Baba Mandir, Dhauji Lake, shiva temple and market places with its array of attractive objects.