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Flights to Chandigarh

Book flight tickets to Chandigarh to explore one of India’s cleanest, greenest, and best-planned cities. Popularly known as the ‘City Beautiful,’ Chandigarh lies at the foothills of Shivalik. Every inch of the 44 square mile city is full of tourist attractions and activities.

The city ranks top in terms of the Happiness Index. Chandigarh is a vibrant blend of modernity and well-preserved traditions. From climate to culture, the town serves as an ideal travel destination.

Next, Chandigarh also hosts multiple exciting events that attract travelers from around the world. For instance, Sukhna Lake is Asia’s longest rowing and yachting channel. Therefore, it makes for the perfect setting for the World Rowing Championship.

Similarly, Rose Garden, which houses over 50,000 rose bushes, hosts the famous annual Rose Festival. No matter what time of the year, booking flights to Chandigarh makes one of the best itineraries.

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Travel Dates: Sun 01 Dec 2019 - Mon 31 Aug 2020

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Travel Dates: Sun 01 Dec 2019 - Mon 31 Aug 2020

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Chandigarh highlights

The Green City of Chandigarh came into existence in the 1960s. It is a union territory that functions as the capital of two Indian states, namely Punjab and Haryana. The city has garnered worldwide fame for its urban architecture and design.

The city is neatly cut into sectors of equivalent sizes in a grid pattern. Beautifying them are the carefully selected lush trees, shrubs, and climbers. These are carefully planted according to color schemes.

Perhaps one of the most iconic landmarks of Chandigarh is the ‘Open Hand.’ It symbolizes peace and unity amongst humanity and coexisting with nature. The same is reflected aptly in its environmental-friendly and amiable population.

Just like the rest of the nation, you will find Chandigarh amidst festivities and celebrations throughout the year. Hence, apart from the local attractions, you can enjoy multiple events that take place here.

From musical events to annual specials such as the Chandigarh carnival, Rose festival, mango festival, literary events, food festivals, and others offer several leisure options.

Perhaps the most popular activity is a ride through sectors 8, 9, and 10, better known as the Gedi Route. Or, you can head to the Punjab University and enjoy the energetic vibe, as well as great food. While in the city, the famous north Indian delicacy, Butter Chicken, is a must-try.

The traffic within the city is well-regulated. Hence, even a fun drive through the ‘city beautiful’ will leave you astounded. Art centers such as the Tagore Theater offer tourists a taste of local talent.

Chandigarh is the hub of North India. You will find exquisite local cuisine, as well as world-food. The food is dominated by Punjabi cuisine.

Dining options range from food alleys to sophisticated bars, coffee shops, and restaurants. They are spread all across the city. For instance, sector-26 is riddled with various types of specialty and multi-cuisine food and beverage outlets.

The most-famous street foods include Kathi Rolls, Gol Gappa, Paneer Tikka, Chole Bhature, Momos, Soy Chaaps, etc. For non-vegetarians, Butter Chicken Masala is a tourist-favorite. A high level of hygiene is maintained. You can treat your taste buds with countless more delicacies. LassiSarson da Saag, different kinds of Paranthas will make you crave for more.

Must-visit places include the Café at JW Marriott, The Indian Coffee House, F café, Saffron, The Great Bear, Brooks Chandigarh, Piccante, OKO, Virgin Courtyard, Oven Fresh, Baluchi, Pal Dhaba, and Barbeque Nation.

Sector-17 is the default shopping destination of Chandigarh. Dubbed as ‘pedestrian’s paradise,’ it is an open shopping plaza. You will find street vendors to high-end shopping complexes here. Therefore, you can shop for local handicrafts, traditional footwear to branded apparel, and everything in between.

Moving on, if you are into the more sheltered shopping experience, head to various malls such as DT Mall, and Centra Mall. However, Elante Mall is perhaps the most famous and largest. Elante is a one-stop solution for almost every brand available in the city.

Next, if you are still not satisfied with the diverse shopping experience at Chandigarh, explore local flea markets. Amongst the most popular ones is Sector 22 Shashtri Market. It is also one of the oldest local marketplaces. Others include Sector 15 Rehri Market, Sector 19 Palika Bazaar, and Sector 34 Furniture Market.

So, book the next cheapest flight to Chandigarh and gear up for the ultimate shopping encounter.

Nek Chand’s brainchild, the Rock Garden, is synonymous with Chandigarh. All the sculptures and exhibits are constructed of industrial and urban waste. Screws, bolts, broken bangles, and other discarded items are converted into mind-blowing masterpieces. The unique 40 plus acre garden is interspersed with waterfalls and more.

Next, Sukhna Lake is also a tourist magnet. You can enjoy boating, staying in houseboats, bird-watching, rowing, and other intriguing activities. Next, sector-17, aka ‘pedestrian paradise,’ is an open shopping plaza that is famous amongst locals and tourists, alike.

Nightlife in Chandigarh is also quite active. From cheap food streets to upscale lounges and bars, the city comes to life after the sun goes down.

Other traveler hotspots include Zakir Hussain Rose Garden, International Dolls’ Museum, Elante Mall, Fun City, Children Traffic Park, Le Corbusier Center, Government Museum and Art Gallery. Next time to book airline tickets to India, discover your new favorite city in Chandigarh.

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