Chandigarh is known for its marvellous architecture and urban design all around the world. There are many pieces of beautiful architecture which will surely amaze you and you can enjoy it with your family and friends. Almost 12 lakh national tourists and 40 thousand international tourists come to see this lovely city and its marvellous places.
If you are also thinking to pay a visit to this lovely city then you should have a look at this list of beautiful places to visit in Chandigarh:
1. Sukhna Lake
Sukhna Lake is one of the most popular visiting places in Chandigarh. The beautiful view of the lake is enough to pay a visit. Boating facility is also available by which you can rent a boat and can boat around the lake with friends and family. Boating time is between 9:30 am to 6:00 pm in summers and in winters the timings are 9:30 am to 5:30 pm. It is located at Sector 1, Chandigarh 160001.
2. Rose Garden
Zakir Hussain Rose Garden is a marvellous and a beautiful botanic garden and a very popular garden in Chandigarh. It consists of 1600 different species and around 50,000 rose bushes. It is a nice spot for family picnics and to enjoy beautiful views with your friends. It is open from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm. It is located at Jan Marg, 16B, Sector 16, Chandigarh, 160016.
3. Capitol Complex Tourist Centre
Capitol Complex Tourist Centre is a government compound which was designed by the architect Le Corbusier. Capitol Complex Tourist Centre is a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is spread around an area of 100 acres. It is a magnificent example of the marvellous architectural designs. It is located at Sector 1, Chandigarh, 160001.
4. Elante Mall
Elante Mall is the one of the most popular shopping malls in Chandigarh which is spread around 11.5 thousand sq ft. It is the second largest shopping mall in Northern India and seventh largest shopping mall in India. It consists of four floors plus one basement level. Elante Mall covers a wide range of national and international brands. It is the best place to buy almost anything in Chandigarh. It is located at 178-178A, Purv Marg, Industrial Area Phase I, Chandigarh, 160002.
5. Rock Garden of Chandigarh
Rock Garden of Chandigarh is a garden with beautiful sculptures which is spread around 40 acres of area. It is also known as Nek Chand’s Rock Garden which was founded by Nek Chand Saini who secretly worked on this project in 1957. It is a beautiful spot for family trips. You can visit there between 9:00 am to 7:30 pm during summers and in winters the timings are 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. It is located at Sector 1, Chandigarh, 160001.
Here are some of the must visit places or tourist spots for you to visit with your family and friends. These beautiful and marvellous places will surely amaze you and you will not be disappointed by the beautiful and lovely city Chandigarh.