Japanese garden

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    Location: Near Japanese Park, Sector 31 A, Sector 31, Chandigarh, 160030, India

    Estimated Visiting Time: 1 to 2 hours

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    Located at a distance of 5.5 km from Chandigarh Bus Station, Japanese Garden is a neat and clean, well-maintained park in Sector 31 in the union territory of Chandigarh. This is the first-ever garden in Chandigarh that has a Japanese touch. This place is full of natural beauty all around. It is a very popular place to visit in Chandigarh. Every year a huge number of tourists come to visit this place. If you are in Chandigarh you must visit this place. The beauty of the place will not disappoint you. It showcases the culture and art of Japan. With all the flowers, sculptures, water bodies, and paintings the garden looks striking and beautiful.


    Japanese garden in ChandigarhThe style of the garden makes this place attractive to travelers. From the start of the garden to the end you will see the Japanese style. And that’s the reason why it is so famous to tourists. It is the symbol of Japan-India friendship. It offers the tourists a bare beauty serene and peaceful environment. You can roam around relaxed in the lap of nature. It can instantly make your mind fresh. It is a great place to go with your friends and family.


    Built in the year 2014 on a total area of 13 acres it has been developed at a cost of Rs.6 crore by the Indian government. On 7 November 2014 the phase-1 garden was inaugurated by Shivraj Patil and the Phase-2 of the park was opened to the public on 4 June 2016. Both phases are connected by an underground tunnel which is beautifully decorated by Japanese paintings on both sides.

    Inside/Outside Views

    Japanese garden in ChandigarhThe magnificent Japanese garden is designed using Japanese architecture. The elements of this garden have been given a unique Japanese touch. This park has two phases and they are connected with each other by an underground tunnel which is also beautifully decorated with Japanese paintings.

    It also consists of water bodies, waterfalls, a meditation center, a pagoda, a Buddha idol, and golden bamboo. This is the first garden in the city of Chandigarh that has a Japanese touch. There are many flower plants all over the garden. When the flowers bloom it looks majestic. The structures of the garden with a Japanese touch make this place different from others.

    Opening Hours

    1. Sunday 5 AM–9 PM
    2. Monday 10 AM–9 PM
    3. Tuesday 10 AM–9 PM
    4. Wednesday 10 AM–9 PM
    5. Thursday 10 AM–9 PM
    6. Friday 10 AM–9 PM
    7. Saturday 10 AM–9 PM

    Entry & Others Fees

    There is no entry fee for this garden.

    How to Reach

    By air: The nearest airport to the Japanese Garden is the Chandigarh International Airport. It is well connected with the other major cities of India. From there you can hire any local transport to reach your destination.

    By train: The Chandigarh Junction railway station is the closest railway station to the beautiful Japanese Garden. Chandigarh. It is also well connected with the other major cities of India. You will find taxis and cabs outside the railway station, which can take you to your desired place easily.

    Tips for Travellers

    • Bring your camera
    • Carry a photo ID card
    • Carry your important things in a small bag 
    • Carry a water bottle


    Que-01: Is this place safe to visit?

    Ans: Yes, this place is a safe place for tourists.

    Que-02: Is photography allowed inside Muchalinda Lake?

    Ans: Yes photography is allowed here.

    We wish you all the best for your journey. Happy Travel!!!

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