Mansa is located on the Bathinda-Jind-Delhi rail line in the east of Punjab. The city is popularly known as the ‘area of white gold’ wherein life thrives on agriculture. It was founded by Bhai Gurudas who was originally from Dhingar. November-December is the time when fields here are full with blossomed cotton and it is surely a sight to witness. Malwa culture is prevalent in Mansa.
Places to Stay
There are many good economical places to stay in Mansa, but some of the best known are – Hotel Asha Continental, Mehak Hotel, Hotel Green Paradise, R M Hotel, Celebration, Centre Point and Hotel Kansal Residency.
The most common language spoken here is Punjabi.
Baisakhi is one of the popular festivals celebrated in Mansa.
Places of Interest
The popular tourist spots here include Samadhi of Bhai Gurudas, Sardulgarh and Budhlada.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Mansa is Chandigarh airport and second closest is Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi.
Mansa is located on the Delhi-Bhatinda line. Mansa station and Sadda Singhwala Station are two major railway stations here.
Mansa Bus Stand is the major hub from where most of the buses operate to and from the city.Maur, Rampura Phul and Budhlada are the nearest towns to Mansa and there are frequent buses to them. Puneet Bus Service and Mercedez Benz Bus Service are the well-known bus operators for booking tickets. Plan your vacation in advance and book online to get discounts on bus tickets.