Chandigarh: The City Beautiful

The face of modern India, Chandigarh, was a dream of Jawahar Lal Nehru (the first Prime Minister of India)—brought to life by the famous French architect, Le Corbusier.

Chandigarh is a rare example of modernization co-existing with nature. One of India’s greenest cities, known internationally for it’s architecture and urban design—Chandigarh is also known as “The City Beautiful”. In 2015, an article published by the BBC praised it as an “ideal city”.

Capitol Complex

Chandigarh’s Capitol Complex, an example of the city’s striking architecture, was declared by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.

'Capitol Complex in Chandigarh''Capitol Complex in Chandigarh'

“Capitol Complex”

Rock Garden

A sculpture park built completely of industrial and home waste—the “Rock Garden” in Chandigarh is a very popular attraction.

'The Rock Garden in Chandigarh''The Rock Garden in Chandigarh'

“The Rock Garden”

Shopping

“Sector 17” is a shopping destination popular amongst locals and tourists alike. It has plenty of open space to walk around and regularly plays host to cultural events.

Other places of interest

Sukhna Lake, Rose Garden, Pinjore Garden, Gurudwara Nada Sahib, Leisure Valley and Punjab University.

'Sukhna Lake in Chandigarh''Sukhna Lake in Chandigarh'

“Sukhna Lake - a night view”

These and many other places in an around Chandigarh can be easily explored using Trabug.

How to get there

The city is 250 kms distance from the National Capital of India, New Delhi, and is connected via road, rail and air. It’s own International Airport has been operational since September 2016.

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