Capital city of Hoshiarpur district
Hoshiarpur is in Doaba.
The hilly and forested terrain gives Hoshiarpur a milder climate than most parts of Punjab.
- 1 Archaeological Museum (within the Vishvesvaranand Vishva Bandhu Institute of Sanskrit and Indological Studies). Tu-Su 10pm-5pm. The museum's main attractions are a collections of sculptures during the medieval kingdom period as well as fossils and stone tools from a much earlier era in the ancient site of Dhol Baha, 30 km (19 mi) northwest of Hoshiarpur. Free.
- Takhni-Rehmapur Wildlife Sanctuary. You will come across nilgai, wild boars, peacocks, deer and leopards at this sanctuary.
- 1 Laguna Pizzeria Restaurant, Chandigarh Rd (Opposite Garden Court Palace), ☏ .
- Jalandhar — the biggest city in the Doaba region, famous for its sports equipment manufacturing industry