Weekend Trip to Chandigarh, Punjab
- Amusement Parks
Summer 20 to 45°C
Winter 2 to 26°C
Distance / Traveling Time
From Delhi: 256 kilometers / 4 h ,30 m
Best Time To Visit
Placed at the base of the Shivalik Ranges, Chandigarh is popular for being the first-planned city of the country. This fabulous city is the administrative capital of both Haryana and Punjab and is the perfect option to plan a weekend getaway from Delhi. Chandigarh is known for its urban design and architecture that was done by architects like Le Corbusier (team lead), Maxwell Fry, Pierre Jeanneret and Jane Drew. This clean city is dotted with a number of tourist attractions and receives a decent footfall of tourists, all round the year. The city has been after Goddess Chandi.
How to Reach Chandigarh
The city of Chandigarh is well-connected by train to Delhi. There are frequent trains which ply between the two cities. Once at the railway station, you can hire a cab to go to your desired destination.
The domestic airport of Chandigarh is located at a distance of around 8 km away from the city centre. There is regular air service through daily flights between the 2 cities. Hire a cab to reach your desired destination.
Delhi and Chandigarh are two important cities, well-linked to each other by road. You can either rent a cab for Chandigarh or you can opt for Deluxe Volvo buses and semi deluxe buses are available from Delhi.