Top places to visit in Chandigarh

Here are the top 24 places to visit in Chandigarh

4 kms from city center 1 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Nestled at the foothills of Shivaliks, Sukhna Lake is a beautiful lake set amid the picturesque surroundings. Quite popular amid the locals and visitors, the place is a perfect destination for solitude seekers.
1 kms from city center 2 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Rose garden, located at 16 sector of Chandigarh is a place to relax amid the nature at its best. The garden is packed with some exquisite variety of flowers making it quite popular among tourists and nature enthusiasts.
3 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
A symbol of imagination and novelty, this one is of its kind of garden spread across an area of 64 acres. The Rock Garden has been designed as an open air exhibition hall using urban and industrial wastes by Nek Chand, a former Road Inspector in Chandigarh.
2 kms from city center 4 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
The Government Museum and Art Gallery is a natural history museum and an art gallery in Chandigarh. Established in August of 1947, the building was designed by the very noted architect, Le Corbusier. The building is typically is square of 165x165 feet. The following sections are present at the institute, other than the gallery itself - The National History Museum, the National Gallery of Portraits and the Chandigarh Architecture Museum, each with further sections of their own.
5 kms from city center 5 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Comprising of two gardens, the botanical gardens spread over Chandigarh and is adorned by a huge variety of systematically arranged plant species that are both exotic and evergreen.
2 kms from city center 6 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Illuminated musical fountain and the well planned orchard makes this 10 acre spread in Sector 33 an ideal picnic spot. The annual Chrysanthemum show in December is a major attraction here.
2 kms from city center 7 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Founded in 1996, Hibiscus Garden houses over 40 varieties of Hibiscus shrubs over an 8 acre expanse. It is located in Sector 36.
3 kms from city center 8 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
With fifty varieties of bougainvillea on display, this garden established in 1976 is spread over 20 acres.
2 kms from city center 9 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Located in Sector-16, this academy has an astounding compilation of modern art and also conducts exhibitions on various subjects to support budding artists.
2 kms from city center 10 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Chronicling the Independence era, this museum houses the portraits, recorded voices of the great leaders of India and rare documents in connection with the freedom struggle.
2 kms from city center 11 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Wound with a bouquet of gardens beginning from Sector 1, through Sector 23 to Sector 3, the leisure valley is best known for the Chandigarh carnival.
5 kms from city center 12 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Spread over 3245 hectares, the forest reserve of Nepali and Kansal is pregnant with floral and wild life, many of which have been declared as endangered.
1 kms from city center 13 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Set between the Cricket Stadium and the Rose Garden in Sector 16, Shanti Kunj is a garden fed by a natural stream that divides it into five blooming islands.
14 kms from city center 14 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Spread over a massive area of 100 acres and also known as Yadvinder Garden, Pinjore Garden is a spectacle to behold.
2 kms from city center 15 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Showcasing the evolutionary roadmap of human lives, this museum has galleries on Astronomy, Archaeology, Pre-historic and Geology presented with scientific and technical display and complete with reference libraries.
1 kms from city center 16 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Founded in the year 1985 by the Indian Council of Child Welfare, the museum contains a wide collection of fascinating dolls and marionettes brought from countries like Germany, Denmark, Netherlands, Spain, Korea, and Russia that stand beside the huge Indian collection.
2 kms from city center 17 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Garden of Fragrance as the name suggests is famous for its fragrant plants such as Mehndi, Haar Shingar, Raat ki Rani, Motia, Champa, demask rose and varieties of jasmine. The park with beautiful landscape also offers a delightful walk for its visitors.
2 kms from city center 18 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Replete with real-life road scenarios, the Children Traffic Park in Sector 23A has extensive traffic control mechanisms such as road bents, inclines and declines, overpass, underpass, parallel parking area, blind alley, and uncontrolled intersections, T-Intersections, Stop Signs and Blinkers.
7 kms from city center 19 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Located on an expanse of 43 acres, this water amusement park in Ramgarh is the biggest in North India. It boasts of one activity pool, three landing pools and a wave pool, a cluster of water slides of various shapes and sizes, which makes for a delightful ride for the water lovers.
5 kms from city center 20 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Covering an area of 94 acres, the Fitness Trails in Sector-10 has 50 acres dedicated to flowering plants in a multicolored bloom, and the other 44 acres is dotted with sculptures by various artists and a trail for people to jog on.
2 kms from city center 21 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
A children's park with excellent playing facilities, Topiary Park in Sector 35 is a favourite amongst the little ones.
4 kms from city center 22 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Housing the Legislative Assembly, the Secretariat, the High Court and the Capitol designed by Le Corbusier is another architectural marvel composed of twofold cover, which appears like an overturned umbrella.
13 kms from city center 23 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Another fantasy park in the hub of the city, Thunderzone offers extensive range of exciting rides like Swinging Chairs, Octopus, Cater Pillar, Mono Junction, Columbus, Sun N Moon, Striking Cars, Baby Train, Splash, COBF Music Bob, and Wet Park.
82 kms from city center 24 out of 24 Places To Visit in Chandigarh
Nangal is a beautiful small town situated at a distance of 100km from Chandigarh in Punjab. The wetland is bounded by Sutlej River, canals and magnificent hills.