Do You Know The Lakes in or Around Chandigarh?


Chandigarh is known as ‘beautiful city’ and what makes it beautiful is the nature. If you are from Chandigarh or you have ever been here then you can relate to what I am saying. The best thing about this city is the calmness, peace, and cleanliness. If metro cities are famous for their malls, then Chandigarh lakes have its own charm. The scenery in the evening from the lake looks amazing and beautiful. Many people are familiar with the Sukhna lake of Chandigarh but there are some other lakes also in or around Chandigarh. Now, you don’t need to visit Sukhna lake again and again when you can explore some other lakes also. Let’s take a tourofo the lakes in or around Chandigarh.


Sukhna Lake

It is one of the famous tourist attraction in Chandigarh. Sunset looks fascinating from the sukhna lake. All age of people loves to go for the morning/evening walk at sukhna lake to breath and enjoy the fresh air. Sukhna is pretty much weekend treat for the people of all age group. There are so many games, events for kids and boating is the most attracting thing over here.

Location: Sector 1, Chandigarh

New Lake

Many people are not aware of this lake which is situated in sector 44, Chandigarh. It is a smaller lake as compared to the sukhna lake but still, it has its own charm. Youngsters love to visit this place and sit there for many hours to gaze at the stars. This marvelous lake is also a tourist attraction in the Chandigarh.

Location: Sector 44, Chandigarh



Dhanas Lake

Dhanas lake is having an amazing and beautiful surrounding. Though it is not wider as sukhna still has so much to offer. Perfect place for the bird lovers as it gives peaceful surroundings and you will find beautiful flowers and birds around you.

Location: Sector 38, next to Dhannas Village, Chandigarh

Renuka Lake

If you are a nature lover then you must visit this lake. It is situated in Sirmaur which is located in Himachal. The trip to Renuka requires 2 hours, therefore, it takes a whole day to enjoy the oldest and beautiful lake. There are so many things to explore like boating, a zoo, temple, a few rides, and some amazing things.

Location: Sirmaur, Himachal

Tikkar Taal

Tikkar Taal lake is located near Morni Hills. You will find the lake flowing between two mountains. It looks like a heaven in the beautiful weather.

Location: Tikkar Taal, Morni Hills

Now don’t think much and choose one place to visit this weekend with your friends or family and fall in love with nature. Don’t forget t carry your camera with you. Enjoy the nature!!


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