The garden, originally initiated by its founder Nek Chand Saini in his free time in 1957, is commonly referred to as Nek Chand Saini's Rock Garden. Its primary appeal lies in the sculptures crafted from repurposed materials such as ceramics, stones, and rocks.
Situated at the base of the Himalayas, Sukhna Lake serves as an ideal destination for a tranquil retreat with your loved one. The name "Sukhna" signifies a desire for wish fulfillment. Covering a surface area of 3 square kilometers, this artificial reservoir has a depth of 16 feet.
Encompassing 30 acres of land, the Rose Garden in Chandigarh is a sanctuary for approximately 1600 distinct rose species. This botanical haven is inhabited by a remarkable 50,000 rose bushes and was dedicated to the memory of India's former president, Zakir Hussain.
Nestled within the stunning Shivalik Ranges, the Timber Trail Resort is accessible via a cable car ride from Parwanoo, just 42 kilometers away from Chandigarh. Despite its proximity to the city, Timber Trail is ensconced in a serene setting surrounded by abundant greenery.
Comprising a series of gardens in the southern section of the city, extending over an 8-kilometer stretch from Sector 1 to Sector 53, Leisure Valley in Chandigarh offers yet another charming setting for quality time with your loved one.