Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Chandigarh:Latest and Useful Informations of Popular Tourist Places and Best Hotels of Chandigarh (Clean & Green City)

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Are you planning to travel the green and clean city, Chandigarh? With the help of Brainni Travel Guide,  you can travel easily and without any hesitation.  Chandigarh is a Union Territory in the Northern part of India that serves as the capital of the both states of Punjab and Haryana. It is located near the foothills of the Sivalik range of the Himalayas  in northwest India The surrounding districts of Chandigarh are Mohali, Patiala and Roopnagar in Punjab & Panchkula and Ambala in Haryana. This city is one of the cleanest cities in India and the first smoke-free city in India. It is also known as the happiest city in India. The population of this city is 1,054,686.


Map of Chandigarh



Annual Average Weather

Summer:- April to June  Temperature:- Mini-16c  Maxi-44c
Monsoon:- July to September  Rainfall:-200mm (Heary rainfall)
Winter:- November to February  Mini--1c  Maxi-14c (winter nights are very chill and days are foggy & sunny)
Best Traveling Time:- October to March.

Transport System

By Air:- Chandigarh International Airport is located at 12 km away from the city bus stand Chandigarh, Mohali, Punjab. New terminal of this airport builing for both domestic and International flights was inaugurated on 11 September 2015 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. This airport serves flights several major cities of Indian states such as Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Srinagar, Kullu-Manali etc. This airport is 100 km away from Shimla, 110 km away from Ludhiana, 265 km away from New Delhi by road.


By Railway:- Chandigarh Railway Station is located at  Industrial Area-1, Dariya, Chandigarh. It is 8 km away from city centre and 7 km away from Chandigarh airport. There are several trains run from this station to the major cities of Indian states. This station lies in the northern railway zone of the Indian network.


By Road:- The Chandigarh Transport Undertaking (CTU) operates frequent bus services to this city as well as the neighbouring states of such as  Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Delhi etc. This city is well conected by road by NH-22 (Ambala-Kalka-Shimla-Khab) and NH-21 Chandigarh-Manali.



Famous Tourist Places:- There are several popular tourist places in Chandigarh, India such as The Rock Garden of Chandigarh, Sukhna Lake, Terraced Garden, Botnical Garden & Nature Park, Game and Entertainment Centres, Government Museum and Art Gallery, Open Hand Monument etc.

Sukhna Lake:- Sukhna Lake is situated at  Sector-1, Chandigarh, India. It is a seasonal stream coming down from the Shivalik Hills. This lake is very beautiful and peaceful place.


Rock Garden:- Rock Garden is situated at Uttar Marg in Sector-1, Chandigarh. It is well known as Nek Chand's Rock Garden. This rock garden was built in 1957 by Nek Chand. There are several sculptures that stand today in the shape of human beings, monkeys, birds, soldiers are made of waste material.


Government Museum and Art Gallery:- Government Museum and Art Gallery is located at Sector-10 C  Opp. Rose Garden, Chandigarh. This museum was established in August, 1947 designed by Le Corbusier.


Chhatbir Zoo:- Chhatbir Zoo is known as Mahendra Chaudhary Zoological Park. It is located at Zirakpur, 17 km away from Chandigarh and 55 km away from Patiala. Royal Bengal Tiger is the main attraction of this zoo. In this zoo it is a beautiful picture exhibiting ecological harmony which increases the chark of amazing surroundings. It is one of popular tourist places in Chandigarh.


ISKCON Sri Radha Madhav Temple:- This temple is located at Sector 36 B in Dakshin Marg, Chandigarh. It is one of the popular tourist places in Chandigarh city. This temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna and Radhrani. The popular tradition of this temple is six aartis are offered daily by twenty four brahmanically trained priests to the temple deities and along with corresponding bhoga offerings. It is a very glorious temple.


Zakir Hussain Rose Garden:- It is a botanical garden. It is situated at Phase-III B, Near District Court, Chandigarh. There are 50,000 rose bushes of 1600 different species. This garden was named after the 3rd former President of India Dr. Zakir Hussain. It is created in 1967 under the guidance of Dr M. S. Radhawa who was the first commissioner of Chandigarh. It is the Asia's largest garden. This garden has not only roses but also medicinal 's trees value.


Best  Five Star Hotels:- There are several best  five star hotels in Chandigarh but here I listed only five best and five star hotels. These are all hotels serve delicious dishes and well hospitality.
Taj Chandigarh, City Centre Near Main Market, Chandigarh, India. Rs.10,763/- to Rs.35.010/- per room per night.


Ramada Plaza Chandigarh, Airport Zone, Zirakpur, Chandigarh, India. Rs.8,461/- per room per night.


OYO Elite Sector-10, Chandigarh, City Centre Near Main Market, Chandigarh, India. Rs.7,063/- per room per night.


Best Western Premier Almeida, NH-21, Near Chandigarh Airport, Zirakpur, Chandigarh, India. Rs.3,351/- per room per night.


Hotel Mountview, Sector-10, Chandigarh-160011, India. Rs.6,660/- per room per night.


Cheap and Best Hotels
Star Boutique Guest House, House No-335, Sector-4, Mansa Devi Complex Panchkula (IT Park Chandigarh), Punjab-134114, India.Rs.2,400/- & Rs.3,000/- per room per night.


Hotel Diamond Plaza, Sector-22 C Chandigarh, Punjab-160022, India. (1.3 km away from Sector-17 & 3.8 km away from Dr. Zakir Hussain Rose Garden)  Rs.2,129/- to Rs.3,296/- per room per night.


Hotel Regal-2, Sco 46, Sector-45 A, Chandigarh, Punjab-160047, India. (1.6 km away from Sector-17 City Centre & 1.7 km away from Sector-43 Bus Stand) Rs.800/- to Rs.2,199/- per room per night.


Hotel Grand Regal, SCO-25, Sector-45 A, Near AKSIP School, Chandigarh, India. Rs.1,185/- per room per night.


Hotel Rebirth, Plot No-501, Infront Of State Bank of Patiala & Central Bank of India, Vpo-Dariya, Near Railway Station, Chandigarh. Rs.1,500/- per room per night.


Hotel Golden Paradise, Plot No-1770, Sector-45 B, Opp. Dev Samaj College, Chandigarh, India. (8.8 km away from Chandigarh Airport & 8.2 km away from The Rock Garden) Rs.640/- & Rs.1,125/- per room per night.


Hotel Diamond Inn, Plot No-116-A, Near Chandigarh Railway Station, Dariya, Chandigarh-160001, India. Rs.1,233/- per room per night.


( Rate of hotels may be changed time to time)


Note:- All these informations have been taken from different media sources such as blog reviews, tourist reviews, travel sites, magazines etc.

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