Chandigarh is the dream city of India’s first Prime Minister, Sh. Jawahar Lal Nehru, It was planned by the popular French architect Le Corbusier. Exactly located at the foothills of Shivaliks.
Places to visit for Nature in and around Chandigarh:
Chandigarh is one of the most green cities in India, and was designed with spread out open spaces that gives a natural feeling from its concrete buildings, Hill stations near chandigarh, tower of shadows in chandigarh and Open hand monument which is designed by the architect Le Corbusier. We can find best weekend getaways near chandigarh.
- Nek Chand’s Rock Garden
- Leisure Valley
- Pinjore Gardens
- Cactus Garden
- zakir hussain rose garden
Popular Shopping Malls in Chandigarh:
Chandigarh got its first mall in November 2003 named Fun Republic at Manimajra. This small mall was a big thing at that times. Now, there are about 9 malls in and around Chandigarh.
- TDI Mall, Sector 17, Chandigarh
- Shalimar Mall, Panchkula
- Piccadilly Square, Sector 34, Chandigarh.
- Central Mall, Industrial Area, Phase 1, Chandigarh.
- City Emporium Mall, Industrial Area, Phase 1, Chandigarh.
- DLF City Center, (DT Mall), It Park, Chandigarh.
- Elante Mall, Industrial Area, Phase 1, Chandigarh.
Popular Temples in Chandigarh:
Chandigarh consists of many temples where you can find many devotees coming and spend some time praying. Below are some of the must visit temples in Chandigarh.
- Mata Mansa Devi Temple
- Chandi Devi Temple
- Ancient Shiva Temple of Saketri
- Gurudwara Nada Sahib
Amusement Parks in Chandigarh:
Chandigarh consists of some exciting amusement and water parks which not only cater to city residents but also caters to a lot of tourists.
- Fun City, Chandigarh (Ramnagar, Panchkula)
- Thunder Zone, Chandigarh (Mohali)
- Aqua Village, Pinjore
Historical Places in Chandigarh:
Chandigarh recognized internationally. It is the first “perfectly planned city” post independence that makes it a very well planned city even today. There are many monuments and points of interest in Chandigarh, which are maintained well even after so many years, today.
- Capitol Complex
- Mahendra Chaudhary Zoological Park
- The High Court
- Open Hand Monument
- Japanese Garden
Lakes in Chandigarh:
People usually think that going to the lakes is doing boating or might be a walk. Friends, that’s not right. There are so many fecilities added to these lakes which attracts lot many tourists.
- Sukhna Lake
- Chandigarh Botanical Garden & Nature Park
Government Museum and Art Gallery:
Chandigarh has a few museums which shows the culture and tradition of the city and also about the rulers in Chandigarh.
- national gallery of portraits
- Le Corbusier Centre
- the government museum
- international dolls museum
As mentioned above these are some of best places to visit in Chandigarh with girl friend as well as for couples too.