Rock Garden – A Beautiful Garden made of Junk

Chandigarh is one of the beautiful cities, which is the capital of two states i.e Punjab and Haryana. Rock Garden is the major tourist attraction of Chandigarh. The Rock Garden of Chandigarh is also known as Nek Chand Rock Garden. This garden was built by Nekchand in 1958. Tourists visiting Chandigarh do not forget to visit Rock Garden. Industrial and urban waste has been used to build this garden. Tourists are surprised to see the idols, temples, palaces, etc. here.

Rock Garden

The rock garden has 14 breathtaking chambers, including waterfalls, pools and winding pathways, which reflect novelty and imagination. There are many sculptures in this garden, which are made from useless items of the house like broken bangle, porcelain, wire, auto parts and tube lights. The building wastes, sports chestnuts and terracotta utensils have also been displayed in various forms including buildings, human faces and animals in the garden.

Rock Garden

This wonderful garden opens every day at 9 am. Apart from the springs and the cistern, the open-air theater can also be seen in the garden. This rock garden is near Sukhna Lake in Chandigarh.

Opening and closing hours

(April to September) – 9 Am to 1 Pm and 3 Pm to 7 Pm.

(October to March) – Morning 9 Am to 1pm and 2Pm to 6Pm.

Address

Between Capital Complex and Sukhna Lake,
Sector-1,
Chandigarh

How to reach

Chandigarh is easily accessible by air, rail and road from all parts of India. You can also hire taxis from all the major cities to reach Chandigarh.

What we offer

As North India has a diverse variety of physical geographies in the form of hills, plains and even plateaus, the first priority should be that the cab provider should have well-versed and experienced drivers. With prescriptive of the service, what should be kept in mind is prompt responsiveness, security and physical condition of the vehicle.

Common per day Cab Packages

The tariff of the cabs varies depending on the segment of the vehicle required.

The common per day packages include a daily limit of 250 km and have the following all-inclusive tariffs-

  1. Sedan (Etios/ Amaze/Dzire) – INR 3,000
  2. Innova Crysta- INR 5,000
  3. Kia Carnival- INR 5,500
  4. Luxury (BMW 5 Series, 7 Series, Merceded GLE, ML-350, Audi A6, Q7) – Price on request

Cab Package – Best Taxi Service in Chandigarh

Choosing the Best Taxi Service in Chandigarh

Choosing and booking cabs have always been touted as a tiring task, and one that requires imminent perseverance on the part of travelers. Long strenuous hours of searching on the internet or talking on the phone to various cab providers; all become a pain for the individuals looking for cabs.

Best Taxi Service in Chandigarh

 

While every cab service offers per km packages to their passengers, they have in turn a lot of hidden charges; tolls, taxes, other miscellaneous charges. The cars that are offered to be their ride are often in poor condition, old, and demand maintenance. The drivers are very unprofessional, rude, and are not familiar with the routes thus causing delays.

However, not anymore!

HiWay Cabs, one of the best taxi services in Chandigarh, can be your one stop solution for your every travel related need. Not only is HiWay Cabs economical, but also it provides the best comprehensive package to the travelers ensuring that they travel with a free mind and enjoy their trip to the fullest.

Best Taxi Service in Chandigarh

 

So what does HiWay cab offer?

Let’s find out how choosing HiWay cabs for your next traveling plan can help you cut down not only on your cost, but also the strenuous exercise of choosing the best cab service amongst the lot.

Upon amount paying the total lump sum amount, individuals get no hidden charges. There is no stopping at the toll, as all our cars are equipped with fast tags; no need to look for change to pay the toll taxes. All our drivers are literate, well-rested, professional, and familiar with the routes. You also get 24×7 customer service, with the shortest turn-around time, in case of any and every emergency. We also provide additional amenities such as Wi-Fi, refreshments, towels, newspapers, aux cables and many such basic requirements.

Things to do in Manali

 

Manali: the name itself makes the adrenaline rush and raises the urge to quickly jot down all the
mandatory items and head towards the cool mountainous ranges to enjoy the winter vacations.

Manali by name gives us a thought about the ranges and the trek to be carried upon. But in actual, there are yet
more places to go, there are yet more activities to carry out and far more sceneries than you can imagine.

One easily gets carried away by the most obvious places mentioned everywhere on internet but in actual, there are many other tasks which one can execute once they are in the laps of Manali, the heaven for mountain lovers. Such authentic scenes are present in the arms of this peak which one could witness and even a non-nature lover cannot miss to take a whole-full of.

Manali, the snowland

Brightest skies to the lowest temperatures, silent echoes to the loudest melodies, craziest adventures to the calm ventures, all packed in one full place. This is what Manali is all about. You could spend the whole day without your phones in your pockets and still not care about it. That’s the beauty this place beholds in its landscapes.

Here, Hiway Cabs brings to you the most wonderful creations of God and lets you heave a sigh of satisfaction after seeing the jaw-dropping sceneries one could only see in the images over Google.

Skii Fun

# Skiing is the first thing you could tick off the list: When you are in Manali, all you could see around is a layer of Snow with flakes pouring down at a subtle speed and a heartwarming level. This itself is so picturesque that you don’t mind to stare at it for hours. However, when you have varied adventures to try, you should begin with the ‘Skiing’.

The slopes of Solang Valley and Rohtang Pass offer you the most simple and easy paths to try out. You could begin with the sample moves over the snow and learn it with time.

When you are on a trip, you must carry first aid kit and a piece of comfortable sporty footwear which assist you to begin the journey of Skiing and then master it after certain levels of practice. Also, you could find many training institutes and well as trainers who charge according to your experience and assist you to master this sport in a short span.

Obviously, it’s solely upon your interest to control what is there in your hands and legs. But yes, there needs to be a one who can guide you when you are amateur to this sport.

Cool Cool..

# Two places which you must visit are the Solang Valley and the Rohtang pass, which you
should not miss in any case. These places are a must visit when one comes to Manali on a trip. Heading 14 km to the north west of Manali town, this is no doubt one of the best tourist attractions and is a home to very huge number of visitors every year.

From all over India, people wait for the peak season and plan out their trips to this place so as to enjoy the lovely weather and make the most of their outings.

There is no way you could miss out the popular sports of this valley, the most favorite and popular one being Zorbing. You can accompany a friend as well as try this alone. Who could have ever thought, a ball is a fun to play within it. The plus point is there is not entry fee for this Valley. You could experience the lowest of temperatures and still not pay a penny for it.

#Rohtang Pass is another must-go place when you visit Manali. These few places are those you cannot afford to miss since Manali is famous for these locations and the activities they offer. Spare around 4-5 hours of your trip and plan to visit this part of Manali. It is about 3900 metres above the ground level and you can reach there only by road.

This pass is such an ultimate beauty. Even Bollywood stars and directors have chosen this place to capture the splendor of white flakes and flecks. “Jab we Met”, “Yeh Jawani hai Diwani” are some of the recent Bollywood movies which have been shot at this wonderful place. This is situated around 51 km away from the town and is termed as a landscape unknown and unseen. Owing to the vast snow stretch and ultimate natural beauty, this has been termed as a heaven to the snow-loving adventurers.

You can book passes to reach to this place. One can book online beforehand or can book once you reach there on a FCFS basis. The ticket costs about 500 INR and an extra 50 INR as a congestion fee imposed by Natural Green Tribunal. Despite these charges, no one misses this pass and takes out time to make their trip memorable.

# Beas Kund Trek: Around 17 km from the main city, this is something you can never think to miss. You can make a note of all the essentials to carry upon on this trek and just pack the minimum luggage and head towards this trek. Make sure to carry your warm clothes and a medical kit for your savior. The places can be a little rural so carry along some stuff to fill in your tummies on the way and at the destination. There are many travel packages and you find people you would assist you while you are on your way to such distant places.

Hadimba Temple

# Hadimba Temple: This temple is very famous and the most googled destinations of Manali. It is situated in the most soothing landscape. You must cover this temple off from your bucket list of the places to visit in Manali. The wooden doors, broad hallways and cone-shaped roof are some of the striking features of this temple.

# Chandartal treks: You must cover another trek when you visit Manali is the Chandartal Baralacha
trek which is again an adventure in itself. Pack your bags and move out to this peak which is located around 4000 meters above the ground level. This is a major attraction the people who love travelling and trekking. Chandra River, a major tributary of river Chenab gives rise to a lake which surrounds the peak of Chandartal.

# The Great Himalyan National Park: This is located around 63 km away from the main city and is a
home to myriad of flora and fauna. The path to this Park is a peaceful trek. Even this park offers an extra enjoyable stay to the tourists. There are many stays and food joints to make your travel comfortable and memorable.

# Vashisht Baths: Located in the city, these temples offer you hot springs and baths, the one of its kind in Himachal Pradesh. These springs are well known for their medicinal properties, hence the belief. People from all over India come to bath in these springs to heal their wounds and body aches.

Hiway Cabs offer you the most comfortable trips. You can contact us for your trips to these places at your accordance and at your peace. We wish to serve you with the utmost responsibility and your level of satisfaction. If satisfied, please give us a chance to prove our worth.

Top 7 places to visit in Rajasthan

The land of Maharajas, Rajasthan

– Prabhlaksh Kaur  

The land of Maharajas as they call it, is one of the most renowned tourists spots in the country. Handsomely decorated in glorious palaces, forts and monuments, one cannot soak in enough to want to leave this royal state. With its exquisite culture, Rajasthan attracts multifarious tourists from all around the globe. Of all the amazing places to visit in the magnificent land of Rajasthan we have created a compilation of the Top 7 places to visit in Rajasthan.
Ranging from sightseeing to adventure to shopping, there’s much that this royal state has to offer. The famous embroidery of Rajasthan brings out character and grace to every article it touches. The women of Rajasthan are expert in this field and can make very attractive embroidery works on various clothes like in quilting, bed covers and in many more others. Rajasthan is also popular for ‘karchobi‘, a form of zari metallic thread embroidery done with the help of a needle.
So get ready to go on a historical ride through 7 of the most beautiful cities in Rajasthan.
 
– JAIPUR
 
– PUSHKAR
 
– JODHPUR
 
– UDAIPUR
 
– JAISALMER
 
– RANTHAMBHOR
 
– BIKANER

JAIPUR

Widely known as “The Pink City”, Jaipur is also the capital of Rajasthan . Enriched with a glorious ambience, it is India’s most ostentatious city with rich heritage, culture and architecture. Apart from royal palaces and a magnificent environment, Jaipur is also home to meticulously created handicrafts and elegant jewellery.
Hawa Mahal Jaipur- Top 7 places to vosot in Rajasthan

Hawa Mahal Jaipur- Top 7 places to vosot in Rajasthan

With sightseeing spots like City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Jaigarh fort, Amer fort, Jal Mahal, Jaipur certainly doesn’t disappoint. Jaipur is a perfect blend of heritage, palaces, culture and art and the beauty of this place can be experienced only by visiting it.
 

PUSHKAR

Pushkar is one of the oldest cities of India and is also known as “The Rose Garden Of Rajasthan”.
 
This little town is one of the most holiest cities in India . It is believed that Lord Brahma, the creator, dropped a Lotus on the ground which immediately got formed into a lake, which led to the name “Pushkar”. It consists of the only temple in the whole world which is dedicated to Lord Brahma, who according to Hindu mythology is the creator of the universe.
Pushkar Ghats- Top 7 places to vosot in Rajasthan

Pushkar Ghats- Top 7 places to vosot in Rajasthan

One of the most exciting events in Pushkar is the “Pushkar Mela”. It is renowned for its camel trading, dance, music, colorful shops and much more. Thousands of people plunge into the Pushkar lake on the full moon date of Kartik Purnima to take a holy dip in the lake. Brahma temple, Pushkar lake, Savitri Mata Temple and the vibrant local bazaar complete the visit to Pushkar.
 

JODHPUR

Jodhpur is also known as the “sun city” of Rajasthan because of its sunlit and bright weather throughout the year. It is also known as the “blue city” because most of the houses and painted blue in color. This is done because the weather here is always sunny and the blue color keeps the houses cool.
Jodhpur- Top 7 places to vosot in Rajasthan

Jodhpur- Top 7 places to vosot in Rajasthan

Jodhpur is widely renowned for the ambitious wedding celebrations that this city hosts. Lately many celebrities have chosen this place for their wedding or birthday celebrations thanks to its magnificent forts. Jodhpur is home to places like Mehrangarh fort, Jaswant Thada and Umaid Bhavan.
 

UDAIPUR

Set in the midst of Aravalli Range of Rajasthan, Udaipur is proficiently known as one of the most romantic cities in the world and hence is known as the “Venice of East”. The city is mostly famous for its lakes and is considered as one of the best places to visit in Rajasthan.
City Palace of Udaipur- Top 7 places to vosot in Rajasthan

City Palace of Udaipur- Top 7 places to vosot in Rajasthan

The lakes provides respite from the blistering sun during the summers. And provide a soothing experience during winters. It’s also home to many museums, palaces, monuments and gardens. While in Udaipur, one can visit places like Lake Pichola, Bagore ki Haveli, Monsoon Palace, Saheliyo ki bari etc. A tour to the romantic city of Udaipur will undoubtedly become an enduring part of your memories and you will cherish these memories throughout your life.
 

JAISALMER

Jaisalmer also known as the “Golden City”, is considered as the business town of Rajasthan because it is located on the camel trade route. It is famous for its beautiful forts, gardens and lakes. It gives a peek into the rich culture and heritage of Rajasthan through its various euphoric activities.
Jaisalmer Fort- Top 7 places to vosot in Rajasthan

Jaisalmer Fort- Top 7 places to vosot in Rajasthan

Events like Desert festival, Ramdevra Fair, Basant Panchami create an exulting environment by showcasing the alluring Rajasthani culture. Jaisalmer has a lot to offer its visitors like Jaisalmer Fort, Patwon-Ki-Haveli, Sam Sand Dunes, Gadisar Lake, Desert Nation Park and, Desert National Park
 

RANTHAMBHORE

Ranthambhore National Park is one of the biggest and most famous national park in Northern India. Located in the Sawai Madhopur district of Rajasthan, this national park is 2 hours away from Jaipur. The park is famous for its huge tiger population and attracts wildlife lovers from all over the world.
Ranthambore National Park

Ranthambore National Park- Top 7 places to visit in Rajasthan

One can go for safaris for Tiger spotting and have a look at these majestic creatures in their natural habitat. The Ranthambhore fort is present in the southeastern part of Ranthambore. The Ganesha Temple is a major attraction of the fort. People from every corner of the country come here to seek blessings from the Lord for their well being and happiness.

BIKANER

Bikaner is one of the most vigorous city of Rajasthan. It is widely renowned for its beautiful heritage hotels and lakes and palaces. It provides an environment where the raw Rajasthani culture can be explored. It provides various shopping destinations which include the most dynamic designs of the Rajasthani culture.
Bikaner Fort

Bikaner Fort- Top 7 places to visit in Rajasthan

This city provides you one of the best shopping experiences ever. Bikaneri bhujia is the most famous food item which attracts people from far of places to fulfill the urge of their taste buds. The extravagant forts and palaces represents the rich historical and architectural tradition. The lanes and the colorful bazaars are worth exploring. Junagarh Fort, Old City, Lakshminath temple, Bhandasar temple and Karan Prole are few of the famous spots to be seen in Bikaner.

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