Chandigarh Holiday Travel Information

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Things to see and do in Chandigarh

Zubin Chacko | Trip by SkyscannerRock Garden
Rock Garden
Prashant Bhadani | Trip by SkyscannerDt Mall
Dt Mall
Udit Garg | Trip by SkyscannerSukhna Lake
Sukhna Lake

Reviews of Chandigarh

Onkar Pathak
Onkar PathakSanta Clarita
12/05/2017

Calm water of Sukhana lake. You can enjoy pedal boat here. Only thing is that you need to be a team of at least 2. Avoid going there onkar harsh summer.

Browni Bangar
Browni BangarMumbai (Bombay)
11/08/2012

The city of Chandigarh was the first planned city in India post independence in 1947 (pre-independence planned cities include Dispur in Assam, New Delhi in Delhi, Udaipur in Rajasthan, etc.) and is known internationally for its architecture and urban design. The city has projects designed by architects such as Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret, Jane Drew, and Maxwell Fry. The city tops the list of Indian States and Union Territories with the highest per capita income in the country at Rs.99,262 at current prices and Rs.70,361 at constant prices (2006–2007). Chandigarh is a city and union territory in India that serves as the capital of two states, Haryana and Punjab. The name Chandigarh translates as "The Fort of Chandi". The name is derived from an ancient temple called Chandi Mandir, devoted to the Hindu goddess Chandi, in the city.It is also referred to as The City Beautiful due to its beautiful surroundings, central grid of gardens, each dedicated to different species of flora.

Rudra Shiva
Rudra ShivaNew Delhi
20/07/2012

Have lived in Chandigarh for 20 years now. The City Beautiful is indeed the best place to live.

Shambhavi Shukla Tripathi
Shambhavi Shukla TripathiChicago
08/12/2011

Thats a place which is well organised and follows lot of traffic rules. Some of the beautiful outskirts can also be visited from here.. Nature is very kind here and offers beautiful lakes, forests around and scenic drives. In all a good place to reside.

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