Prepare to meet ‘The City Beautiful’ with Chandigarh Holiday packages India planned by 100+ experienced Chandigarh tour Operators delhi. we are making memorable journey with Chandigarh tour Packages that covers all attraction points. The city is regarded as the cleanest cities of India. Chandigarh is surrounded by Haryana and Punjab and it’s not under jurisdiction of any state. The city is administered by Central government and it is also the best plan cities in post independence of India. If you love long drive then Chandigarh is for you. The roads are beautiful and sleek and driving will give you a pleasurable experience.
Basic Facts About Chandigarh:
■ Ranked: 4 in 10 Indian states/UTs (in number of foreign tourist visits)
■ Famous for/as: Fast City
■ State: Union territory serve as a capital of Haryana and Punjab
■ District: Chandigarh Itself is a district
■ Altitude: 350 m
■ Language spoken: Punjabi, Hindi and Language
■ Weather info: 35-40 degree Celsius and Winter 8 to 20 degree Celsius.
■ Pincode: 160017
■ STD code: 0172
The name Chandigarh is indebted from Chandi temple. Chandi is a goddess of hindu and Garh means fort. The city, located at foothill of Shivalik range of Himalayas, has a primitive story. As per the myth, about 8000 years ago at antediluvian ages, the place was a large lake. Many archaeological artifacts were recovered which proves that Chandigarh used to inhabitant by Harappa’s. The city came into spotlight after India’s independence when Punjab capital, Lahore fell into Pakistan territory and Chandigarh were selected as capital of Punjab. The city was originally planned as a residence place for retired people but later on the city evolved and became the coolest IT hub in India.
One could find several microbreweries, malls, sports bar, bowling alley, food courts and pubs across all over town. The city is beautifully blended with modernization and predominantly occupied by Sikhs. The people participates all religious activity but the famous one’s are –Baisakhi, Lohri, Basant panchmi, and Gurupurab. The people of Chandigarh are more toward cosmopolitan culture. The traditional attire of men and women is mixing with latest trend and lifestyle. Coming to dance and music, the people of Chandigarh loves their traditional folk which involve bhangra and giddah. Jumping to cuisine, one could explore many famous Punjabi cuisines like – Chole Bhature, Chiken tikka, Makki di riti te sarso da saag, Paneer tikka, Tandoori roti, Missi roti, Lassi, Urad ki daal, Kadai paneer, Shahi paneer and much more.
Here are some major highlights to go through –
♦ What to Expect: Cultural and heritage monuments, Sightseeing, Local attraction and Shopping spots,
♦ How to Travel to Chandigarh:
♦ By Bus: Interstate bus services from government and private buses are available on regular basis.
♦ By Rail: Chandigarh junction and Chandi mandi stations are wellconnected and available train on regular basis
♦ By Flight: Flights from major cities are available to Chandigarh Airport( IXC) .
♦ By Road/Cab/Self Driving: If you’re planning by road, take NH1, NH20 and NH21.
♦ Minimum duration of Holiday: Atleast 2 to 3 days
♦ Time to Visit: Summer, Monsoon and winters
♦ Most Preferred By: Friends, family and couple
• Temples : Iskon Temple, Sanatan Dharam mandir, Mata mansa Devi temple, Chandi devi, Shirdi sai baba, Nada sahib Gurudwara
• Shopping : City Emporium, Glass Place, The central mall, TDI mall, The other Square
• Famous Attraction : The rock Garden, Rose Garden, International Doll museum, Sukhna Lake, Butterfly Lake.
♦ Do not keep baggage unattended at bus or railway station.
♦ Beware of pickpockets while walking into busy streets.
♦ Avoid overfriendliness
♦ Never consume drink or eatable items offered by others.
♦ Carry less cash; the city is well equipped with ATM’s and other payment options.
♦ Do note down the police number just in case of any emergencies.
Lets travel to Chandigarh, the city of joy and happiness. The city is small enough to be cozy and big enough to be fun. One could find multiple things to do. It’s a perfect place for shopping and partying. If you ever looking for short yet exciting vacation trip then look no further, Chandigarh is the one.