Indian Cities: Chandigad


Rock Garden Chandigad Chandigad - Chandigarh - Haryana

Chandigrah is the first planned city (planned by the famous French architect Le Corbusier) of free India for which conceptual sketches were drawn by Albert Mayer and Mathew Novicki in the year 1950. Today the Chandigad is the capital city for two neighboring states Punjab and Haryana but still is administrated separately, as a Union Territory. The city was planned with theme of "Sun, Space and Verdure". 

In the sport arena of country Chandigarh holds very important place as Kapil Dev Nikhanj, was  captain of Indian Cricket team which won ODI world cup in 1983 and Abinav Bindra, who brought country's ever first individual Olympic Gold Medal in 2008 both belongs to this city. 

How to Reach Chandigad by Train:

A major train halt for north bound trains, about 7 km away from main city.

How to Reach Chandigad by Road:

Regular bus service for Delhi and other cities of North India.

How to Reach Chandigad by Air:

Domestic flights are available from Delhi, Amritsar and many other cities.

Significant Tourist Attractions (spots) of Chandigad

Sukhna Lake & Wildlife Sanctuary
Botanical Garden & Nature Park
Rock Garden
Sec. 17 Shopping Area
Goddess Chandi Temple


Chandigarh Hotels



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