Sonipat trip planner
Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free
Things to do: theme parks, sightseeing, shopping
Sonipat & Sonipat City also spelled as Sonepat, is a town and a Municipal Council in Haryana state of India. It comes under the National Capital Region and is around from Delhi. It is also around 214 km southwest of Chandigarh, the state capital. The Yamuna River runs along the eastern boundary.On 22 December 1972, Sonipat was carved out of Rohtak and made a full-fledged district.EtymologyAccording to legend, Sonipat was earlier known as Sonprastha, which later on became 'Svarnaprastha' . Later, the name Svarnaprastha changed into Svarnpath, and then to its current form, Sonipat/Sonepat.Ancient historyReference to the city comes in the epic Mahabharata, Sonipat was founded as Swarnaprastha by the five Pandava brothers. It was one of the five prasthas or towns demanded by Yudhishthira as the price of peace from Duryodhana and in lieu of the kingdom of Hastinapur. The other four villages were Panprastha (Panipat), Baghprastha (Baghpat), Tilprastha (Tilpat) and Indraprastha. Another legend ascribed it to Raja Soni, the thirteenth descendent of Arjuna, one of the Pandava brothers.When using our India family vacation planner to make an itinerary online, Sonipat holidays come together around your tastes, interests, and requirements, with us taking care of the logistics.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to Sonipat
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Best things to do in Sonipat
Where to stay in Sonipat
Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
Extend your holiday
Visit top cities near Sonipat:
Recently planned trips to Sonipat
1 day in Sonipat BY A USER FROM INDIA March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Sonipat BY A USER FROM INDIA February, outdoors, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Sonipat BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Sonipat BY A USER FROM INDIA January, kids, popular PREFERENCES: January, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Sonipat BY A USER FROM INDIA November, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Sonipat BY A USER FROM INDIA January, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: January, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans