About Sector 35, Chandigarh
Sector 35 is a residential cum commercial neighbourhood enjoying a prime location in Chandigarh at Piccadily Chowk. It has one of the most popular local markets in the city with a number of shops and eateries, besides other facilities like banks, parks, schools, offices, medical centres and hotels. In the vicinity of this sector are major landmarks like Sector 22 Market (Sector 22), Gurdwara Shri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib (Sector 34), Chandigarh Hockey Stadium (Sector 42) and CRPF headquarters, ISBT Bus Stand and District and Sessions Court (Sector 43). It is owing to the strategic location of the area that many travellers choose to book a stay at hotels in Sector 35, Chandigarh during their Chandigarh visit.
Shopping and Dining in and around Sector 35
Sector 35 market is in itself a one-stop for shopping needs of travellers, ranging from daily grocery to clothing, home décor, electronics and more. For a local shopping experience, it is a good idea to visit the Sector 22 Market (2.3 km), located around 6 minutes’ drive away. The popular Sector 17 Market is also just 3.5 km away and can be reached in less than 10 minutes. Piccadily Square Mall (1.4 km) is a great shopping place in the vicinity for travellers who wish to purchase branded items.
All kinds of fast food chains including McDonald’s, KFC, La Pino’z Pizza, Burger King, Domino’s Pizza, Taco Bell and Subway are present near hotels in Sector 35, Chandigarh. Other major dining options in the locality include Loft, Vigour Bowl, Gopal Ji Confectioners, Gopal’s, Uncle Jack’s, Super Donuts, FourFolks, OvenFresh, Sagar Ratna, Punjabi Dhaba, Tossin Pizza, Caldo’s Pizza & Café and Saffron. If looking for sweet treats, Nik Baker’s and The Belgian Waffle Co. are the most popular options in the neighbourhood. For drinks, head to Peddlers, 35 Brewhouse, Vertigo Lounge or Cellar.
Places to Visit in and around Sector 35
Topiary Park in Sector 35 is a great place for travellers to enjoy a picnic or spend some relaxing time in the lap of nature. Other sightseeing places in Chandigarh that are a must-visit include Garden of Fragrance (800 m), ISKCON Temple (1.3 km), Hibiscus Garden (1.6 km), City Bird Sanctuary (2.6 km), International Dolls Museum (3.1 km), Zakir Rose Garden (3.9 km) and Government Museum & Art Gallery (5 km). Leisure Valley, Rock Garden, Sukhna Lake, Le Corbusier Centre, Butterfly Park and Garden of Silence are other attractions within 10 km of Chandigarh hotels in Sector 35.
How to Reach Sector 35
Chandigarh International Airport (18.7 km) is about a half an hour drive from Sector 35 hotels while the railway station (9.1 km) is a 20-minute drive away. Public transport like taxis and auto rickshaws are easily available from these transit hubs to reach the area. For travelling shorter distances within the city, cycle rickshaws are also widely available. CTU buses also run across the city connecting it to the satellite towns of Panchkula and Mohali as well as different localities within the city.