Places to visit near Chandigarh under 500kms

Here is the list of 50 Places to visit near Chandigarh under 500kms

1. Agra, Uttar Pradesh

Agra, Uttar Pradesh
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Known For : Taj Mahal Fatehpur Sikri Agra Fort

1,041 active cases 794 in last 7 days

Home to one of the 7 wonders of the world, Taj Mahal, Agra is a sneak peek into the architectural history with other structures such as Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri and hence makes for a must visit for anyone living in or visiting India.

Distance from Chandigarh: 458 km

Best Time: October to March

17 Agra Attractions

2. New Delhi, NCR

New Delhi, NCR
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Known For : Humayun's Tomb Hauz Khas Village Qutub Minar

69,023 active cases 34,505 in last 7 days

From historical monuments to crowded shopping malls, from Mughal gardens to Delhi University campus, the capital city has multiple personalities making it 'The good, the bad and the ugly'.

Distance from Chandigarh: 290 km

Best Time: October to March

108 New Delhi Attractions

3. Amritsar, Punjab

Amritsar, Punjab
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Known For : Golden Temple Wagah Border Jallianwala Bagh

1,598 active cases 1,517 in last 7 days

Home to the famous Golden Temple, the historical city of Amritsar is a famous pilgrim centre.

Distance from Chandigarh: 231 km

Best Time: October to March

33 Amritsar Attractions

4. Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh

Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh
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Known For : Panchpula Khajjiar St. John's Church Dalhousie

124 active cases 110 in last 7 days

Dalhousie is a hill station with amazing scenic views and prominent traces of India's British association such as colonial mansions.

Distance from Chandigarh: 325 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

21 Dalhousie Attractions

5. Haridwar, Uttarakhand

Haridwar, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Ganga Aarti in Haridwar Har Ki Pauri Chandi Devi Temple

1,991 active cases 931 in last 7 days

Situated along the holy Ganges, Haridwar is famous for its temples and ghats where pilgrims bathe to relieve themselves of their sins.

Distance from Chandigarh: 201 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

35 Haridwar Attractions

6. Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand

Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Jungle Safari in Corbett National Park Corbett Waterfall River Rafting in Corbett National Park

1,292 active cases 816 in last 7 days

Corbett National Park, set amidst the foothills of Himalayas, houses a variety of flora and fauna including rare ones such as tigers and is a treat for wildlife enthusiasts and photographers.

Distance from Chandigarh: 350 km

Best Time: Mid October to Mid June

15 Jim Corbett Attractions

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7. Auli, Uttarakhand

Auli, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Skiing in Auli Trishul Peak Auli Ropeway

350 active cases 240 in last 7 days

Dotted with apple orchards, oaks and deodars; Auli is a popular hill resort in the Himalayan range dating back to 8th Century AD.

Distance from Chandigarh: 226 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

12 Auli Attractions

8. Amarnath, Jammu & Kashmir

Amarnath, Jammu & Kashmir
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Known For : Amarnath Cave Amarnath Yatra Baltal

418 active cases 265 in last 7 days

The Amarnath cave is haven to an enshrined image of ice called the Shivaling formed naturally, which resembles Lord Shiva and hence this is one of the most important pilgrimage in India.

Distance from Chandigarh: 486 km

Best Time: May to September

4 Amarnath Attractions

9. Bharatpur, Rajasthan

Bharatpur, Rajasthan
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Known For : Bharatpur National Park Lohagarh Fort Banke Bihari Temple

130 active cases 201 in last 7 days

This city is best known for the Keoladeo Bird Sanctuary where quite a few rare bird species flock to.

Distance from Chandigarh: 446 km

Best Time: November to February

12 Bharatpur Attractions

10. Alwar, Rajasthan

Alwar, Rajasthan
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Known For : Bhangarh Fort Bala Quila Fort Sariska National Park

356 active cases 714 in last 7 days

Alwar has a unique recognition because of Sariska Van Abhyaranya , Bala-Quila, famous temples and the Kalakand Market

Distance from Chandigarh: 423 km

Best Time: October to March

26 Alwar Attractions

11. Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh

Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh
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Known For : Dharamshala Cricket Stadium Library of Tibetan Works and Archives St. John in the Wilderness Church

510 active cases 277 in last 7 days

Dharamsala is a hill station which is famed as the holy residence of the Dalai Lama and houses the Tibetan Government in exile.

Distance from Chandigarh: 245 km

Best Time: October to June

22 Dharamsala Attractions

12. Gurgaon, Haryana

Gurgaon, Haryana
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Known For : Kingdom Of Dreams Damdama Lake Cyber Hub

2,841 active cases 2,304 in last 7 days

Also known as Millennium City, Gurgaon is a fast developing industrial city close to New Delhi.

Distance from Chandigarh: 282 km

Best Time: October to March

39 Gurgaon Attractions

13. Dehradun, Uttarakhand

Dehradun, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Robber's Cave Sahastradhara Lacchiwalla

3,700 active cases 2,435 in last 7 days

This hill town in the foothills of the Shivalik ranges in the Garhwal region with two perennial rivers flowing through it, popular for its historic civilization and offers a delightful terrain to trekkers.

Distance from Chandigarh: 169 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

30 Dehradun Attractions

14. Bir, Himachal Pradesh

Bir, Himachal Pradesh
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Known For : Paragliding in Bir Billing Tibetan Colony Chokling Monastery

510 active cases 277 in last 7 days

Bir is a popular destination for adventures sports such as paragliding, treks close to nature and also as the town for meditation.

Distance from Chandigarh: 252 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

15 Bir Attractions

15. Bhimtal, Uttarakhand

Bhimtal, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Bhimtal Lake Aquarium on the Bhimtal Island Hanuman Garhi

1,292 active cases 816 in last 7 days

Rested at a height of 1370m above the sea level, Bhimtal is spotted with temples lying amid the verdant mountains and a pristine blue lake.

Distance from Chandigarh: 458 km

Best Time: March to June, September to December

11 Bhimtal Attractions

16. Bhuntar, Himachal Pradesh

Bhuntar, Himachal Pradesh
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Known For : Basheshwar Temple Bijali Mahadev Temple Jagannath Temple

177 active cases 121 in last 7 days

Bhuntar is a part of Kullu district and it is typically used as a getaway to the towns of Kullu, Manali, Kasol and Manikaran and Kullu airport also is located within Bhuntar.

Distance from Chandigarh: 243 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

3 Bhuntar Attractions

17. Gangotri, Uttarakhand

Gangotri, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Ganges Glacier Dodi Tal Kedar Tal

420 active cases 295 in last 7 days

This pilgrimage destination situated in Uttarkashi is one of the Chhota Char Dham.

Distance from Chandigarh: 389 km

Best Time: April to June, September to November

17 Gangotri Attractions

18. Bilaspur (HP), Himachal Pradesh

Bilaspur (HP), Himachal Pradesh
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Known For : Bhakra Nangal Dam Gobind Sagar Lake Water Sports and Fishing

3,542 active cases 1,582 in last 7 days

Bilaspur is a hill town near Shimla, famous for its forts and Gobind Sagar lake, a man-made reservoir considered the lifeline of the district.

Distance from Chandigarh: 119 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

16 Bilaspur Attractions

19. Chail, Himachal Pradesh

Chail, Himachal Pradesh
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Known For : Chail wildlife sanctuary Palace Hotel Cricket Ground

852 active cases 240 in last 7 days

Chail is a quiet hill station close to Shimla, known for the world's highest cricket ground and its heritage hotel, Chail Palace, in the midst of pine and deodar trees.

Distance from Chandigarh: 103 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

11 Chail Attractions

20. Dhanaulti, Uttarakhand

Dhanaulti, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Dhanaulti Adventure Park Eco Park, Dhanaulti Apple Orchard Resort

288 active cases 309 in last 7 days

With Chamba and Mussoorie in proximity, this little town in Uttarakhand is an offbeat destination located at a height of about 2200 meters above sea level.

Distance from Chandigarh: 233 km

Best Time: September to June

10 Dhanaulti Attractions

21. Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh

Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh
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Known For : ISKCON Temple Ghaziabad Shipra Mall Drizzling Land Water and Amusement Park

1,866 active cases 1,268 in last 7 days

Ghaziabad is situated in the western parts of Uttar Pradesh and in the outskirts of Delhi. Also known as "Gateway of Uttar Pradesh", this city has evolved as one of the most dynamic Industrial cities in the country.

Distance from Chandigarh: 268 km

Best Time: October to December, February to March

14 Ghaziabad Attractions

22. Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Chamba, Himachal Pradesh
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Known For : Chamera Lake Manimahesh Lake Lakshmi Narayan Temple

124 active cases 110 in last 7 days

Minimal human alteration in the topography and environment, and the balanced temperatures of the area make Chamba the perfect destination all year round.

Distance from Chandigarh: 331 km

Best Time: October to June

18 Chamba Attractions

23. Faridabad, Haryana

Faridabad, Haryana
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Known For : Baba Farid's tomb Camp Dhauj Lake Sri Shirdi Sai baba temple, Faridabad

1,523 active cases 1,658 in last 7 days

Faridabad is Haryana's largest city and its major industrial hub as well. Faridabad town is the main part of district Faridabad which has two divisions which are Faridabad and Ballabgarh.

Distance from Chandigarh: 282 km

Best Time: September to December, February to March

17 Faridabad Attractions

24. Bageshwar, Uttarakhand

Bageshwar, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Baijnath Bagnath Temple Kanda

132 active cases 77 in last 7 days

Bageshwar, tucked inconspicously in the Himalayan rang, becomes one of the most underrated, and hence by default, one of the most untouched destination by humans.

Distance from Chandigarh: 496 km

Best Time: October to June

10 Bageshwar Attractions

25. Fatehpur, Rajasthan

Fatehpur, Rajasthan
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Known For : Nadine cultural centre Dholi Sati Dadi Mandir Temples in Fatehpur

298 active cases 156 in last 7 days

Situated in the Sikar district of Rajasthan, Fatehpur is an ancient town, a prominent part of the Shekhawati region.

Distance from Chandigarh: 405 km

Best Time: October to March

4 Fatehpur Attractions

26. Chopta, Uttarakhand

Chopta, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Tungnath Temple Deori Tal Tungnath and Chandrashila Trek

156 active cases 100 in last 7 days

Chopta, very simply put, is a trekker cum explorer's heaven. Visit the valley of Chopta for a life altering experience and expand the boundaries of your physical horizon.

Distance from Chandigarh: 367 km

Best Time: March to June

5 Chopta Attractions

27. Guptakashi, Uttarakhand

Guptakashi, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Vishwanath Temple, Guptakashi Manikarnik Kund Ardhanarishwar Temple

156 active cases 100 in last 7 days

A holy town adorned with the many ancient temples and believed to be a part of epic Mahabharata, is a place called Guptkashi.

Distance from Chandigarh: 392 km

Best Time: March to June, September to November

7 Guptakashi Attractions

28. Bhatinda, Punjab

Bhatinda, Punjab
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Known For : Qila Mubarak Rose Garden, Bhatinda Zoological garden

1,849 active cases 873 in last 7 days

One of the oldest cities of Punjab, Bhatinda is famous as a historical and religious centre dating back to 7000 BC.

Distance from Chandigarh: 224 km

Best Time: October to March

8 Bathinda Attractions

29. Chakrata, Uttarakhand

Chakrata, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Tiger Falls Deoban Budher Caves

3,700 active cases 2,435 in last 7 days

Chakrata is a small hill town near Dehradun located on top of the Yamuna valley, amidst lush green forests, caves and ancient temples.

Distance from Chandigarh: 192 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

6 Chakrata Attractions

30. Devprayag, Uttarakhand

Devprayag, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Confluence of Bhagirathi and Alaknanda Raghunathji Temple Chandrabadani Temple

288 active cases 309 in last 7 days

Marked by the confluence point of rivers Alaknanda and Bhagirathi, Devprayag is a religious hub and is quite popular among tourists coming for pilgrimage or seeking some solitude close to nature.

Distance from Chandigarh: 280 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

3 Devprayag Attractions

31. Dachigam National Park, Jammu & Kashmir

Dachigam National Park, Jammu & Kashmir
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2,182 active cases 1,387 in last 7 days

Dachigam National Park, Jammu & Kashmir is situated at a mere 22 kms from the main town of Srinagar.

Distance from Chandigarh: 494 km

Best Time: April to October

32. Gaumukh, Uttarakhand

Gaumukh, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Gaumukh Trek

420 active cases 295 in last 7 days

One of the holiest lands in Uttarakhand, Gaumukh is thronged by devotees mainly for its serenity and pious mythological history. Gaumukh is not exactly a tourist town or city, but a glacial trekking destination located within Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand.

Distance from Chandigarh: 264 km

Best Time: February to September

1 Gaumukh Attractions

33. Bhowali, Uttarakhand

Bhowali, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Kainchi Dham Shyamkhet Tea Gardens Ramgarh

1,292 active cases 816 in last 7 days

Bhowali is a little hill-station that lies in the vicinity of several popular hill stations like Nainital, Bhimtal, Naukuchiatal, Ramgarh, Sattal and Mukteshwar.

Distance from Chandigarh: 454 km

Best Time: February to Apr, September to October

9 Bhowali Attractions

34. Arki, Himachal Pradesh

Arki, Himachal Pradesh
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Known For : Arki Fort Diwan-i-Khaas Arki Palace

852 active cases 240 in last 7 days

Small town in Solan district locally known for its 18th century fort, Arki is rather unknown among general population as a tourist location.

Distance from Chandigarh: 100 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

9 Arki Attractions

35. Churu, Rajasthan

Churu, Rajasthan
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Known For : Sethani ka Johara Salasar Balaji Tal Chappar Sanctuary

173 active cases 215 in last 7 days

An ancient town, lakes, palaces and forts, an important hindu pilgrimage, the people and rich culture of Rajasthan, Churu is a district with multiple colorful faces of Rajasthan.

Distance from Chandigarh: 373 km

Best Time: November to March

3 Churu Attractions

36. Dudhwa National Park, Uttarakhand

Dudhwa National Park, Uttarakhand
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Dudhwa National Park is all about wildlife, nature and diversity and is a perfect getaway for nature buffs and wildlife lovers.

Distance from Chandigarh: 392 km

Best Time: December to Apr

37. Harsil, Uttarakhand

Harsil, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Dharali Mukhwas Village Sattal

420 active cases 295 in last 7 days

Nestled amid Himalayas and dense cover of pine and deodar with River Bhagirathi gurgling across the area, Harsil is a complete package for vacation makers.

Distance from Chandigarh: 364 km

Best Time: April to October

5 Harsil Attractions

38. Deeg, Rajasthan

Deeg, Rajasthan
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Known For : Havelis Deeg Fort Bharatpur

130 active cases 201 in last 7 days

Falling in the Bharatpur district, Deeg is said to be a part of lord Krishna's Parikrama path. Deeg is known for its beautiful gardens, forts, fountains and palaces.

Distance from Chandigarh: 444 km

Best Time: September to March

3 Deeg Attractions

39. Chamba, Uttarakhand

Chamba, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Tehri Dam Surkanda Devi Temple

288 active cases 309 in last 7 days

Far from the mad rush of city life, Chamba is a small town popular for its picturesque views lined with deodar and pine trees, its apple orchards and various temples.

Distance from Chandigarh: 268 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

2 Chamba Attractions

40. Fatehpur Sikri

Fatehpur Sikri
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A city, predominantly made of red sandstone, Fatehpur Sikri was founded in 16th century by Mughal Emperor Akbar. Back then it was the capital of his Empire for fifteen years. Now a UNESCO world heritage site and a famous tourist attraction, it is a fine example of Akbar's architectural finesse. Fatehpur Sikri is a home to Jodha Bai's palace , Jama Mosque, Buland Darwaza , and a Tomb of Salim Chisti.

Distance from Chandigarh: 413 km

41. Bhangarh fort

Bhangarh fort
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Famous for the historical ruins and the ghost stories, Bhangarh has been regarded as the most haunted place in the country. It is located on the way between Jaipur and Delhi.

Distance from Chandigarh: 407 km

42. Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary

Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary
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Nestled in the Aravali Hills over an area of about 800 Sq. Km covering the grasslands, dry deciduous forests, cliffs and rocky landscape, lays the Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary, now known as The Sariska Tiger Reserve. This area was once a hunting preservation of The Maharaja of Alwar. The Reserve is known for its majestic Royal Bengal Tigers. It is the first tiger reserve to relocate the Tigers (from Ranthambore) successfully. As it lies in the lap of Aravali Hills, it holds an abundant amount of mineral resources like copper.

Distance from Chandigarh: 380 km

43. Wagah Border

Wagah Border
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Wagah Border is the border line running along the Grand Trunk Road between Amritsar in Punjab, India, and Punjab in Lahore, Pakistan. People from all across the country visit this place to witness the Beating Retreat Ceremony that is held every day before sunset. This ceremony includes the closing of the international gates and lowering the flags of both the countries. The flag ceremony is conducted by the Indian Border Security Force and Pakistan Rangers since 1959.

Distance from Chandigarh: 231 km

44. Bharatpur National Park

Bharatpur National Park
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Now known as the Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur National Park is a famous bird watching paradise and is listed among UNESCO's World Heritage sites as well. The 29 km reserve is locally known as Ghana and is a mosaic of dry grasslands, woodlands, woodland swamps, and wetlands. These diverse habitats are home to 366 bird species, 379 floral species, 50 species of fish, 13 species of snakes, 5 species of lizards, 7 amphibian species,7 turtle species, and a variety of other invertebrates. Every year thousands of migratory waterfowl visit the park for winter breeding.

Distance from Chandigarh: 404 km

45. Damdama Lake

Damdama Lake
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Damdama Lake is an amoeba-shaped natural lake few kilometers south of Gurugram, off the Gurugram-Alwar road. An hour drive away from New Delhi, it has a calm, rural and peaceful vibe about it. Home to over a hundred and ninety species of native and migratory birds, water levels reach as high as fifty feet during monsoons and winters and most of the migratory birds are spotted during these seasons. Damdama lake is the biggest lake in Haryana in advance of three thousand acres and is a perfect place for picnics and on-site training for team-building exercises in addition to being a favorite hangout spot for family outings.

Distance from Chandigarh: 272 km

46. Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary

Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary
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Being one of the many weekend getaways from Delhi, Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary witness a lot of footfall especially from the people of neighbouring areas of Gurgaon, Faridabad, Noida and Delhi. It is home to a myriad of migratory birds and is a great spot for bird watching, especially during winters. It is situated at a distance of 40 kilometres from Dhaula-Kuan in Delhi on the Gurgaon-Farukh Nagar Road. There are approximately 250 species of birds here during the peak season, like in September. During winters, one can experience an excellent picturesque panorama of various species of birds. This sanctuary is undoubtedly a paradise for the bird watchers.

Distance from Chandigarh: 252 km

47. Galtaji Temple

Galtaji Temple
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Located on the outskirts of the regal city of Jaipur, Galtaji Temple is a prehistoric Hindu pilgrimage site. Outlined by the striking Aravalli hills, it consists of several shrines, holy kunds, pavilions and natural springs. This majestic temple is situated in the heart of a hilly terrain that is bounded by a beautiful gorge which attracts tourists here every year. Galtaji Temple was built using pink colour sandstone and is a vast temple complex housing varied shrines. Located inside the City Palace, the walls of this temple are beautifully adorned with carvings and paintings that make this place worth visiting.

Distance from Chandigarh: 433 km

48. Malana

Malana
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Malana is an ancient solitary village in Himachal Pradesh in an isolated and charming plateau by the side of the Malana River. Known as Malana Nala, it lies in Parvati Valley which is a quaint corner away from rest of the world. One of the unique aspects of this destination is the strong culture and beliefs of the locals, who follow their rules with the utmost tenacity. According to them, Malana is the place where democracy is best followed with the well-organized parliamentary system, guided by their deity Jamlu Rishi. It is believed that Jamlu was worshipped during the pre-Aryan times. It has been the subject of various documentaries like Malana: Globalization of a Himalayan Village and Malana, A Lost Identity. Their court system resembles The Ancient Greek System as they believe themselves to be the followers of Alexander the Great.

Distance from Chandigarh: 154 km

49. Parvati Valley Trek

Parvati Valley Trek
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Regarded as one of the most challenging treks in the northern Himalayan region, Parvati Valley Base Camp Trek is perfect for those seeking adventure. The mesmerising views all around will not only leave you spellbound by its beauty but also filled with adrenaline by the challenges it throws at you at every nook and corner.

Distance from Chandigarh: 139 km

50. Khardung La Pass

Khardung La Pass
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Best known as the gateway to the Nubra and Shyok valleys in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, the Khardung La Pass, commonly pronounced as Khardzong La, is a very important strategic pass into the Siachen glacier and claims to be the world's highest motor able pass at an elevation of 5,602 m.

Distance from Chandigarh: 408 km

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