The Terrace garden in Chandigarh was set up in the year 1979. The main attraction factor of the terraced flower garden is its lighted musical fountain, where popular folk, as well as film songs, are played. Chandigarh terraced flower garden contains exquisite varieties of flowering plants. That is located in Sector 33 of the main city.
The spectacular garden is spread over 10 acres and attracts hundreds of locals and tourists daily. The Terrace Garden of Chandigarh is made into different steps. It is designed in such a way that the whole garden can be seen from a raised platform, which is a part of ancient Persian gardening tradition. It has an enormous number of different varieties of flora, which captivates its visitors.
Types of Flowers in Terrace Garden :
5. KOREAN SINLE
10. KOREAN DOUBLE
You can enjoy folk music, romantic songs and also old songs with illuminated musical fountains in the evening.
The best time to enjoy your visit to the Terrace garden is in December month at Chrysanthemum Festival. In this show, various kind of flowers is shown to the public with great art. Flower art in different images like boats, birds, rabbits, butterflies, giraffes, deer, fish, elephants, bullocks, peacocks, camels, carts, and many more. Rangoli is also made from Flowers and there is also an exhibition on photography.
Some Historic Builts worth watching in Terrace Garden:
There are the Statues of Punjab & Haryana culture also other states which are made by other Artists.
The martyr’s pillar at the terrace garden has been erected to recognize the sacrifices of the gallant soldiers of the armed forces hailing from Chandigarh who laid down their lives for the nation.
Terrace Garden can be visited during timings 6:00 AM – 8:00 PM. It is open on all days of the week and there is no entry fee.