Leisure Valley: When You Want to Spend Quality Time With Self, Friends or Family

Leisure Valley Chandigarh

The picturesque Leisure Valley, Chandigarh, is a collection of theme gardens that beckon people from all walks of life to indulge in the tranquil atmosphere and breathe fresh air. It is an idyllic getaway for residents of Chandigarh, providing a verdant sanctuary to relax and unwind away from the hustle and bustle of city life.

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The gardens act as a natural filter, keeping the city pollution-free, earning its reputation as the ‘lungs of Chandigarh’. The park has a magnetic appeal to attracts visitors.

The park comprises twelve unique gardens, including the renowned Rose Garden, Terraced Garden, Botanical Gardens, Hibiscus Garden, and Smriti Upvan.

Chandigarh is famously known as ‘City of Gardens’ for its abundance of green spaces, adding to the city’s aesthetic charm.

Leisure Valley

As the cleanest city in India, Leisure Valley in Chandigarh is a must-visit destination to take a break from the humdrum of daily life and spend quality time with loved ones. With numerous picnic spots available, visitors can lay out their mats and catch up with friends. The vast open spaces and various picnic spots make it a go-to destination for picnic lovers who can enjoy a fun-filled day out.

abundance of greenery and fresh air in Leisure Valley Chandigarh

Additionally, the abundance of greenery and fresh air in Leisure Valley Chandigarh makes it a popular destination for fitness enthusiasts, including joggers and walkers.

The serene environment provides a perfect atmosphere for jogging and walking, making it an ideal place for exercise. The park’s well-maintained pathways, numerous benches, and vast tranches of land offer visitors a chance to relax and enjoy the beauty of nature in the heart of the city.

Destination for picnic lovers

Many Tricity based collectives such as Mera Qi host picnics there regularly over the weekends. A variety of flow arts including slackline, Acro Yoga accompanied with MMA sessions, which are open to all, are conducted in the open spaces here.

Apart from this, Leisure Valley is an open and inviting haven as the perfect place to soak up the sun and spend some quality time just reading a book or meditating amidst nature.

Chandigarh Carnival at Leisure Valley every year

A 3-day carnival is held at the Leisure Valley at the open grounds in front of the Government Museum and Art Gallery, Sector 10, in  December every year.

Beautiful, colorful and creative floats are made by the students of Government College of Art, Sector 10, which are taken around in tableaux in a procession passing the matka chowk and other areas with traditional Punjabi dholis adding conviviality to the whole atmosphere.

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Chandigarh tourism holds the carnival to attract domestic and international tourist apart from keeping the environment in the city lively and happening. The celebrations provide ample opportunity for visitors and Tricity residents to participate in a variety of events and activities, and also purchase traditional handicrafts from other states. Various other events like vintage car exhibition, street plays, craft exhibition, tattoo making, sketch making and cultural performances are also held.

Joggers track in the valley

Location: Leisure Valley, Sector 10B, Chandigarh

Timings: 6:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Best time to go there: February To March

Entry Fee: No Entry Fee


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