Chandigarh is located near the northwest side of India. Chandigarh is the plane area but surrounded by the Great Himalayas ranges. Chandigarh boundary touched will Himachal, Haryana and Punjab. Chandigarh is the one of beautiful and well planned city in India. Chandigarh is the capital of two states Punjab and Haryana.
How to reach Chandigarh
In Chandigarh there is one Airport and one railway station which connects this from rest of the world. Chandigarh airport one of the busiest airport in the India. Also there is two interstate bustand in sector 43 and sector 17. There is lots of bus, taxi, train and flight service available so nothing to worry about.
Sightseeing places in Chandigarh
Sukhna lake is the rain fed lake created by chief engineer P L Verma in 1958. This is the artificial man made lake and this is one of the beautiful lake in Chandigarh with scenic view. You can do the boating, jumping and also enjoy the of the lake. The radius of sukhna lake is approximately 5 km. In lake you will find several variety of birds and fishes. All kind of aged people will spend there time here mostly evening time is best to come.
The rock garden in Chandigarh is near the sukhna lake. The area of this garden is approx 40 acres, garden totally mage up of all home waste and thrown away items. This is the sculpture man made garden built-in in 1957. Lots of people around the world come here to see this sculpture garden here you will find yourself in next world.
Rose garden is one of the beautiful botanical garden in India. In garden you will find several varieties of rose and medicinal plants. This garden also know as Zakir Hussain garden which was constructed in 1967 under the guidance of M S Randhawa.
Chhatbir Zoo was constructed in 1970 having a large variety of birds and animal with jungle Safaris. Chhatbir Zoo situated in Zirakpur which is 30 minutes away from the main Chandigarh city. Chhatbir Zoo also known as Mahendra chaudhary zoological park at the distance of 17 km from Chandigarh.
To cover Sukhna lake, Rock Garden, Rose Garden and Chhatbir Zoo you need at least one and a half day.