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Address: Sector-1, Chandigarh, India
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nice but unprofessional guides

Nice to see. Not difficult to obtain permit but the guides were lazy and unprofessional. They just walked us around the buildings but didn't say much. In Europe guides will tell... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 17, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Nice to see. Not difficult to obtain permit but the guides were lazy and unprofessional. They just walked us around the buildings but didn't say much. In Europe guides will tell you about the history of the place and that's the point.

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Stuttgart, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

one of its kind and an architectural wonder. please go to the tourist place (ask any police or security person around) for a free tour of all the three amazing buildings.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Basically comprises of three complexes housing the Legislative Assembly,Secretariat and the High Court Chandigarh has been conceived as the seat of the " Open Hand Edifice".

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Faridabad, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

The symbol of Chandigarh, makes for really cool photographs and is, in my opinion, an architectural marvel. If you have a bit of extra time, visit surely.

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Panchkula
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

The Capitol Complex has been conceived by Le Courbusier as these at of administration,which also stands out as an architectural masterpiece.Basically comprises of three complexes housing the Legislative Assembly,Secretariat and the High Court Chandigarh has been conceived as the seat of the " Open Hand Edifice".

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Chandigarh, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

As the Chandigarh Tourism opened access to Capitol Complex on 15 April 2015, We 4 (Me, wife and parents) decided to visit this attraction on 16th April. Steps: 1. Visit the following link chandigarhtourism.gov.in Click on Permission to visit Capitol Complex, Click ''Apply Online'', Read the ''SECURITY PROTOCOL FOR TOURIST VISIT TO THE CAPITOL COMPLEX AREA'' Click on Either 'Indian... More 

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Chandigarh, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

The architecture of the capitol complex is just mesmerizing along with the sideways water on it's boundary side. It add a mark to the beauty of the planned city.

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Chandigarh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Chandigarh is an architectural delight and perfect destination for the students of architecture, structural designing, graphic artists, and for that matter, all those who love aeesthetics. Chandigarh's Capitol Complex is where Le Corbusier started imagining the new post-India city on a raw land in the foothills of Shivalik, which is a part of the Himalayan range. Recently Chandigarh Tourism has... More 

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Parwanoo, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

This is the finest example of Le corbusier's vision and is well maintained by administrations. Kudos..

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Mohali, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Around 9 travelers on TripAdvisor have given their views on their visit Capital Complex BUT no body has been able to explain WHAT IS IT. Let me explain. This is basically A complex of three Buildings, which houses 1. Head Quarters of the Government of Punjab (called Punjab Civil Secretariat, and I am working as an employee in this one),... More 

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