Chandigarh is one the most planned city in India, with architecture which is world-renowned, and a quality of life, which is unparalleled. Chandigarh is a rare epitome of modernization co-existing with nature's preservation.
Serenity and a city are two diametrically opposite concepts, which however, get belied in the 'City Beautiful'.
As the capital of the states of Punjab and Haryana, and the Union Territory of Chandigarh it is a prestigious city.
It is here that the trees and plants are as much a part of the construction plans as the buildings and the roads.
Chandigarh, capital of the state of Punjab and Haryana. Chandigarh is one of the most modern cities in India. Chandigarh, the first planned modern city of independent India was designed by the French architect Le Corbusier. The city is divided into 47 numbered sectors. It has well-laid roads lined with rows of trees and beautifully planned buildings.
Chandigarh Location:Located in the northern parts of India and is the capital of two sates namely Haryana and Punjab.