A city in Haryana’s Bhiwani district, Siwani is known for its agricultural market. It is a part of Hisar division. It is about 262 km away from its capital city, Chandigarh. Its nearby cities are Bhiwani (60 km), Churu (107) and Jhunjhunu (109 km). If you are in the city, do not miss the Siwani mandi or market, where you will get fresh agricultural produce at dirt cheap prices.
Places to Stay
Hotels are very basic in Siwani, but Bhiwani has several options that are worth trying. Some of them are Shenai Hotel (Tariff –Rs. 1,000), Alpna Hotel (Tariff –Rs.1,000) and HSTDC Baya Bhiwani (Tariff –Rs.1,500).
Hindi and Haryanvi are widely spoken in Siwani.
Lohri in January, Baisakhi in April and Diwali in October-November are some of the major festivals celebrated in Siwani.
Places of Interest
Siwani has several temples worth visiting in and around the city. Other places of interest include Kikral (6 km), Naloi (11 km) and Gurera (11 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport from Siwani is the Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi, which is 182 km from here.
Siwani has its own railway station, which is just 2 km away from the city centre.
Buses are available from Hisar, Jodhpur, Bikaner and Bhiwani. Rathore Travels and Mahadev Travel Agency are some of the top operators plying its buses on this route. Ticketgoose.com’s bus reservation facility has never been easier through its mobile apps.