Chandigarh equals charm! It is a city you are bound to fall in love with and this is no secret. From being the greenest and happiest city to having the most orderly roads,from hearing brotherly and affectionate cuss words to owning the fanciest of cars,from relatives visiting you every now and then from your very own Cannedda to people shaking a leg to the beats of Punjabi Pop music, Chandigarh has it ALL!

So what do you do in “THE CITY BEAUTIFUL” that is so lively,warm,hospitable and amazing!Hotel booking in Chandigarh is as easy as the easy going people themselves.Following are some of the places that should be in your “Must Visit” list and enjoy the activities held there.

The Rose Garden

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A breathtaking massive garden, spread across 30 acres, with the most exquisite, beautiful and rare roses is a sight to behold!Each year a Rose Festival is held the by the end of February and beginning of March.Not just relish the beauty of the flowers, you can also unwind yourself by just sitting beside a small man made lake like structure inside,do some bird watching,enjoy some hot snacks sold by the food stalls inside while you jog and exercise in the midst of the fragrance of the flowers! You wouldn't want to miss this nature’s beauty.Would you?

The Rock Garden

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This place can be called a colourful kingdom of art and sculptures.It is enchanting to witness the brainchild of a man in the form of thousands of statues, a model village of Punjab, huge swings, streams and deep gorges all made from waste material.You cannot be missing this artistic mosaic created by a self taught artist and a few helping hands!

Sukhna Lake

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A man made lake is a treat for joggers,walkers,yoga enthusiasts, artists, photographers and tourists.This serene and peaceful reservoir, nestled at the foothills of the Shivalik mountains, instills calmness in you as you enjoy the beauty of the various migratory birds, the tranquil blue waters, the mighty Shivalik hills in the background and the people escaping the urban rush while they spend their leisure time at the Sukhna Lake club!It is quite popular not just amongst the visitors and tourists but also the local residents there who wish to enjoy solitude as well as the company of their loved ones along with some hot and tasty snacks sold by some food stalls there!It couldn't get better.Food,nature and peace!

Pinjore Gardens

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This massive spectacle is spread over a 100 acres cannot be missed! It houses a mini zoo, a Japanese garden,picnic spots and some spots of historic relevance.The famous mango festival is held here annually somewhere between April to June!If you plan to do a hotel booking Chandigarh and enjoy this very khaas city,Pinjore Gardens is the place you must must must visit!Thank us later!

Roopkund Trek

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This fascinating trekking trail ,surrounded by mighty mountains and glaciers, remains frozen for most part of he year but is a mesmerizing beauty.It boasts of a sacred, serene and the mysterious lake, Bednikund with its waters as clear as crystal-frozen most of the times, alpine meadows and some small time old and rustic villages.If you are trekking enthusiast and crave for some adrenaline rush, this is the place to be!

The Terrace Garden

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The Chrysanthemum Show!Yes!This is the show that the Terrace garden hosts every year and it is a must watch.A delight to your eyes and your heart, this sprawling garden will leave you enchanted with its colorful and dancing fountains along the amazing flower arrangements.A place so apt for you morning and evening walks!Book a hotel in Chandigarh if you are a tourist and enjoy a nice peaceful evening at the terrace garden away from the hustle and bustle of the city

The Chattbir Zoo


This place is a marvel!The animals are kept in open enclosures.What you witness here is pure ecological harmony
The residents of this zoo are some of the most magnificent animals and birds who live in their natural habitat and are not caged.The main attraction here is the White Bengal Tiger.You can witness this powerful beauty through a caged motor vehicle.A perfect picnic spot to have a fun filled day along with treating you eyes to these wonders of the big wild world! Ensure that the Chattbir Zoo is a quick travel from your hotel in Chandigarh!

International Dolls Museum

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One of the best museums on our country, this one holds the most beautiful and amazing collection of marionettes and dolls from countries like India,Germany,Spain, Netherlands etc.Not just a display of dolls, each doll has a story,life exampl or description that comes with it, leaving you lost in the dreamy world of dolls!Another major attraction and entertainment for the kids is the toy train.


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Whether you are a resident of Chandigarh, a visitor or a tourist , an adult or a child this amusement park is fascinating to everyone alike!This park is family friendly and an abode to various water parks, electrifying dry and wet rides, boat rides and more!Apart from the thrilling rides, the lush greens lawns are guaranteed to leave you refreshed and delighted!

National gallery of Portraits

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A chronicle from the era of Independence, this museum not only has in its possession the precious portraits of our freedom fighters but also some very important voice recordings and documents of that era.Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru and Mahatma Gandhi are the freedom fighters on whom the most emphasis is laid upon here.If you a lover of history then this place is a must visit! It also screens a movie every Sunday depicting the India’s fight for independence.

Hope you rock your trip to Chandigarh!