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“Do not miss it!”

The Rock Garden of Chandigarh
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$57.00*
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Chandigarh Private Day Trip from New Delhi Including Camel Ride
Ranked #1 of 70 things to do in Chandigarh
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Halifax, Canada
Level 5 Contributor
53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“Do not miss it!”
Reviewed September 1, 2013

The Rock Garden was recommended to me when I had a few free hours between business meetings in Chandigarh. It was amazing and I would recommend it to anyone visiting this city.

Prepare to spend a few hours here - the garden is set up in several phases, with waterfalls, bridges, trees/flowers, statues, and more. The best part is that the entire garden is made from trash gathered by Nek Chand over a number of years. It is amazing to see what beauty can come from broken pottery, trash cans, oil drums, and much more. The garden is like a maze - bring a camera and prepare to spend a few hours just finding your way through the garden.

This is a sight that should not be missed while visiting Chandigarh!

Visited August 2013
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New Delhi, India
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“Creativity at its peak”
Reviewed August 29, 2013

This is a garden with a different concept, it has thousands of sculptors made with waste material. Although each piece of work has been crafted painstakingly and creatively but the garden could have been better maintained. If you are visiting Chandigarh, this garden is a must visit.

Visited August 2013
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Pune, India
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“lovely place in serene Chandigarh”
Reviewed August 28, 2013

Perfect place to spend useful 2-3 hours, nice to see amazing things created out of garbage .... we were lucky to meet Me Nek Chand (the creator of rock garden) :)

Visited October 2012
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Bhopal, India
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“High entry fee..but no upkeep..”
Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

Chandigarh is known by ..the rock garden....a large no. of people visit everyday with family and in groups...most of them just enter the area for fun activities...very few guards are there to protect imp statues etc...someone should think...we cant create it again...

Visited June 2013
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Gurgaon
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“Perfect Example of spoling a great place”
Reviewed August 25, 2013

The Rock Garden of Chandigarh is a perfect example of how not to manage a tourist attraction and how to best spoil a great place.
First view of the place and you really look forward to it. Concept is awesome and work really attracts you to itself. However, very soon you realize how badly managed it is. Entry to the best place goes through streets with urine spread all over and badly smelling.
I would still recommend this place to everyone to go for first time, but I would not go second time.

Visited August 2013
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