Chandigarh in Spring: A Riot of Unmatched Purity of Colours

Spring in Chandigarh

Spring is undoubtedly one of the most loved seasons with Nature’s colour scheme turning Mother Earth into a paradise. With flowers and flower-bearing trees like Jacaranda (neeli gulmohar) with mauve flowers , Amaltas  with yellow flowers and  Gulmohar with its orangish red flowers, it is a double delight along with the pleasant weather. The riot of colours and the purity and vibrancy that Nature offers is unmatched.

Amaltas trees lining many Chandigarh roads

Amaltas trees lining many Chandigarh roads with their yellow foliage give a picture perfect moment

Residents and avid photographers are well aware of how City Beautiful Chandigarh is replete with green patches, blossoming geri routes, pathways and main roads lined with fragrant and colourful trees.

Gulmohar trees in spring in Chandigarh
Gulmohar trees in one of the northern sectors in Chandigarh create quite a flutter in the heart

A continuum of a number of theme gardens spread across 8 km, Leisure Valley is the ultimate retreat you are looking for in spring. The roads criss-crossing the area from Sector 6 to Sector 10 and the Jan Marg lined with beautiful flowery trees are a visual delight.

Spring in Chandigarh

Among many other parks that are a part of Leisure Valley are the Smriti Upvan and Rajendra Park in Sector 1, Bougainvillea Garden in Sector 3, fitness trails in Sector 10, Botanical Garden in Sec 14 which offer a vibrant environment and exceptionally pretty picture perfect moments. Situated between Rock Garden and Sukhna Lake, at the Smriti Upvan people plant trees in the memory of loved ones.

Roadside Beauty of Chandigarh

Located in the Nagar Van area just behind the stunning Sukhna Lake is the Chandigarh Bird Park. This beautifully designed aviary is sure to leave you mesmerized and rejuvenated.

Spring In Chandigarh

The walking tracks have been thoughtfully designed to extend the feeling of the nearby hills dotting the skyline , making it a unique and worthwhile excursion.

Chandigarh Bird Park

Bird Park

Open to the public, the Punjab University campus has several visual attractions. Visitors and students make the most of the Botanical Garden located in the verdant campus, as well as the lush green lawns and huge open spaces.

Punjab University campus in spring

Punjab University campus

Located between the Rose Garden and the Cricket Stadium, Shanti Kunj, has thick canopies of trees which provide the  best reprieve in summer and magical moments in spring with the chirping of birds, cool soothing air and the noiseless environs.

Shanti Kunj Chandigarh

An open space especially created for the purpose of meditation with beautiful green surroundings and flower beds which are in full bloom in spring is the Garden of Silence at the the Sukhna Lake towards the Manimajra end .

Garden of Silence near Sukhna Lake
Garden of Silence near Sukhna Lake

Located in Sector 33B, Chandigarh, in the heart of the city, Terraced garden are one of the most accessible parks spread across 10 acres of land. Early morning walkers, joggers, kids, youngsters, the old – everybody likes to be here to enjoy the glory of nature in its full bloom.

Terraced Garden, Sector 33, Chandigarh
Terraced Garden, Sector 33, Chandigarh

The Fragrance Garden  in Sector 36, Chandigarh, has been curated very well with lots of open spaces, separate jogging track on the outer ring and beautifully manicured lawns. Families spend quality time with family and friends with ample space to amble around surrounded by beautiful flowers , nicely decorated flower beds, trimmed grass.

Fragrance Garden, Sector 36, Chandigarh

Fragrance Garden, Sector 36, Chandigarh



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