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Chandigarh, a city and a union territory, is known for its tree-lined boulevard and modern infrastructure. Better referred to as ‘The City Beautiful’, Chandigarh is also one of the fastest growing cities in India. Whether you want to find peace by taking a stroll at Nek Chand’s Rock Garden or enjoy street shopping at Sector 17 market; Chandigarh has umpteen things to do for everyone. If you are an avid explorer then you will love Zakir Hussain’s Rose Garden, Chhatbir Zoo and Government Museum and Art Gallery which are some of the most popular places to visit in Chandigarh.
The city also offers lip-smacking street food which can be found near Punjab University Campus. Besides, there is an array of fine dining restaurants in Chandigarh including Dastarkhan, Laziz Rasoi and Barbeque Nation among others. For a splendid retail therapy session, shopaholics must visit Elante Mall, DLF City Centre Mall and Central Mall which are a few of the most prominent shopping malls in Chandigarh.
Situated near the scenic Himalayan hills, Chandigarh is surrounded by beautiful hill stations like Shimla, Chail, Morni Hills and Nalagarh which act as perfect weekend getaways.