Whenever, anybody thinks to travel to North India, the first thing everybody loves to visit is the City Beautiful- Chandigarh. Not just the Indians but you can find a lot of foreigners too roaming and enjoying the different best places of the City. If you are planning to visit north, must read the blog to visit the best places to visit in Chandigarh.
5 Best Places to Visit in Chandigarh
Rock Garden- A Master Piece of Art
Situated in the Sector 1 of the city. This is the best place to visit for everybody irrespective of the age. Designed and created by Nek Chand Saini in the year 1957. He started it as a hobby but with his dedication and talent, it becomes the master piece and the best place to visit in Chandigarh by the tourists. The main attraction and the important thing is that every sculpture is made up of waste materials collected from various domestic or commercial places. Metastasize in almost 40 acres, the decorated piece of every corner with different types of rocks, Rock Garden has more than five thousand carvings and figures.
As of now, the garden is divided into different sections; each part has different pieces of arts that showcase different sculptures drenched in different waste materials. It is a must-to-Go-place for everybody.
Entry Fee- Rs.30 for Adult, Rs.10 for Child
Timings to visit- 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM all days of the week.
Best Time to Visit- October To March
Sukhna Lake- Beautiful and Soul Soothing Place
It is absolutely right to say that this place has added an extra beauty to the city and help in making it more beautiful. Came into existence in the year 1958, Sukhna Lake has a 3 kilometre stretched where you can see people boating in the water, walking, running, exercise, and many more. A century nearby the place is the reason of thousands to lakhs of Siberian birds that came to this place.
Beautiful place is a most desired one for the morning walkers and offers an amazing and peace to everyone and is loved by everybody.
Anybody can take the delight if this place without any fee.
Timings- 9:00 AM To 5:00 PM All days of the week
Best Time to Visit- October to April, and Rainy Season
Rose Garden- Place Full of Nature and Variety of Flowers- Rose Fest
As the name specifies, the Zakir Hussain Rose Garden is well-known for its varieties of flowers all over the world. The name of the garden is on former president of India, Zakir Hussain. Broaden its boundaries in more than 30 acres; it is the house of roses, camphor, harar cactus, bakers, and many more. More than 1600 species of 5000 rose plantations can be found here. Rose Fest is celebrated in the end of the February month of every year, in which various competitions for different age groups are arranged by the admin of the Chandigarh. Situated in Sector 16 and is easily accessible by a local bus too.
Timing- 9:00 AM To 10:00 PM all days of the week
Best Time to Visit- February & March
Sector 17- The Heart of Chandigarh
People who love shopping and eating- Sector 17 is the best place to visit in Chandigarh. Unlimited brands, plaza, the street or corner food is something that tourists love to have it. Easily accessible by bus.
Elante Mall- Mesmerising Place
Huge mall, full of varieties of cuisines, brands for shoes, apparels, bars, and gaming. The best place to promote movies & music albums by the celebrities, Elante Mall is well-known place for its events that may include the live concerts, etc. Apart from this, the clean roads, morning walks are some of the unmatchable things that people really enjoy. Not to forget the double Decker bus which acts as a icing on the cake and helps the tourists to see the important places of city more closely and clearly. To know more about how to reach and other information, just share your query with us.
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