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“Peace of mind.. very destressing”

Chandigarh Rose Garden
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Chandigarh Private Day Trip from New Delhi Including Camel Ride
Ranked #4 of 70 things to do in Chandigarh
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Owner description: Next to city centre, in Sector 16 is situated Zakir Hussain Rose Garden Asia's largest Rose Garden and is spreaded over 30 acres of land having over 1600 different species or roses. These have been planted beautifully carved out lawns and flowers beds. Like the cultural zone which is just across the road in sector 10,this was also planned by Dr. M.S. Randhawa as his interest in horticulture and fondness for flowers was profuse.
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Level 6 Contributor
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“Peace of mind.. very destressing”
Reviewed April 3, 2014

Visited this garden in mid-March. This garden is in middle of the city & our hotel was just opposite. As it was not the season for roses, there weren't too many roses around.

This is a big garden in middle of Chandigarh but once you enter it you are away from all noise, pollution and there is just peace & chirping of birds. Its really unbelievable that India can have places like this.

We had reached this place around 4 pm & it was not overtly crowded. There is no entry fee (again a pleasant surprise).There were few pensioners & mostly young guys/girls around. The gardeners were busy mowing the lawn & besides their lawnmowers there wasn't any other mechanical sound. As we moved further to the centre of the garden even that noise subsided and time moved very slowly.

We sat down on soft grass & couldn't resist to lie down in the March cool breeze.....WOW! That was awesome. We spent good 15 minutes watching the sky, birds & squirrels. If we were not talking, we would have easily drifted to a nice snooze.

Those staying in concrete jungles, I will highly recommend you go to this garden, not just to see roses but to fill your lungs with clean air & your mind with peace. If you have time on your hand you can easily spend 1 - 1.5 hrs here.

Visited March 2014
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Bengaluru, India
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“beautiful garden”
Reviewed March 31, 2014

beautiful garden of chandigarh. there is many types of roses. visiting this garden with my hubby at the evening time. varieties of roses are main attraction point of this garden. in evening this one is looking so beautiful.

Visited July 2013
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“Rose Garden, Chandigarh”
Reviewed March 27, 2014

Nice garden with many varieties of roses. Some rare species of roses are found here. colorful fountains make gorgeous the garden at evening.

Visited February 2014
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Pathankot, India
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“very good variety”
Reviewed March 27, 2014

rose garden of chandigarh is the best garden i have ever seen and has got a lot of varieties of roses

Visited February 2014
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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“for botanists and flower lovers, it is heaven”
Reviewed March 21, 2014

wonderful collection of roses from across the world, nice walk hrough the wonderfully placed areas of roses, alos has few fountains and good tree cover to prtect you from heat. if get chance, visit during end week of february when very bust 3 day event of Rose festival is held

Visited March 2014
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