Hathnikund, Haryana: Hathnikund is a small place located in the district of Yamuna Nagar in the state of Haryana, India. The city is built like a raised platform over the River Yamuna and seems like an object geographically located within an area.
Hathnikund is located between 30.31388’0” North, 77.58696’0” East.
Hathnikund is the place for adventurous sports. It is not the usual quiet retreat it seems at a glance. The waters of the western Yamuna Nagar Canal are collected in the barrage at Tajewala 5 km away from Hathnikund. This spot is a common area for camping, rafting. Hathnikund is not a calm and quiet place that treats the eye but is a place of adventure, sports and excitement. Summers attract adventurous river rafters. The expedition starts from Paonta Sahib, and goes on till Hathnikund. The rapids in this stretch are of medium intensity. The expeditions and the water sports are ideally suitable for keen beginners trying to reach perfection. A number of expeditions have been run already. The nature, flora and fauna at Hathnikund are very good and the view is simply breathtaking.
Some Popular festivals celebrated here are: Guga Navmi – celebrated in the month of August, Kartik fair – organized by Haryana Tourism, Gita Jayanthi – Celebrated from November to December.