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Interest Measure for Chandigarh

Ideal time to stay:  0 - 2 days

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How is the weather at Chandigarh


Height(Altitude) of Chandigarh from sea level:  1154 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  30.7500000°N, 76.7800000°E
Ecosystem:  Plain  

Food, Culture and Language at Chandigarh

Food Availability:  Indian, Punjabi 
Regional Language:  Punjabi
Currency:  ₹ - Rupee (INR)
Tags:  #Monuments  

Why travel Chandigarh?

Chandigarh and adjoining cities of Mohali (Punjab) and Panchkula (Haryana) are together called Chandigarh Tricity. The city of Chandigarh was the first planned city in India post-independence in 1947 and is known internationally for its architecture and urban design. The city experiences extreme climate and uneven distribution of rainfall. The roads in Chandigarh are surrounded by trees and it has the third highest forest cover in India at 8.51% following Lakshadweep and Goa
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3 Places to visit and Things to do in Chandigarh

The Rock Garden at Chandigarh

The Rock Garden

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Featuring dancers clad in bright tiles and unblinking, wide eyed stare reminiscent of early Greek or Minoan statues, it's easy to believe that they date back thousands of years ago, instead of from the 1950's to the present day under its creator Nek Chand. The breadth of his creation is exceptionally dazzling, as he portrayed various eras of civilisation.
Expenses - ₹5
Time needed - 3 hours
Sukhna Lake at Chandigarh

Sukhna Lake

A great place for all age groups. One can have an amazing experience of boating. Lake side restaurants have average food. There is a peaceful environment in the lake always.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 2 hours
Chandigarh Rose Garden at Chandigarh

Chandigarh Rose Garden

Rose Garden is a garden created by Zakir Hussain in 1967. Ideally visited during winters. It holds a festival near March. This festival Celebrated mainly as a tribute to the magnificence of the Roses itself, the attractions include food, drinks, joyrides, and contests of varying nature, such as photography, gardening, landscaping, bonsai and Rose Prince and Princess.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 2 hours

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