location

Park Plaza, Zirakpur

Getting There


Local information

Zirakpur is a satellite town of Chandigarh located in the Mohali district of Punjab. It is set in the foothills of Shivalik hills. Zirakpur is known as the 'Wedding Capital' of Punjab and wedding fireworks lighting up the sky are a routine occasion in the town of tranquillity.

 

Important landmarks and their distances

Chandigarh Airport - 6 kms
Chandigarh Railway Station - 9 kms
ISBT Chandigarh - 13.3 kms
Paras Downtown Mall, Zirakpur - 2 kms
Chandigarh IT Park, Panchkula - 8 kms
Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh - 14 kms
Rock Garden, Chandigarh - 15 kms


Nearby places of interest
Gurudwara Nada Sahib: A holy place for the Sikhs, every year on September 21-22, it hosts a huge fair called JorMelaheld in the memory of Guru Gobind Singh, Guru TeghBahadur, Banda Bahadur and FaqirDargahi Shah.

ChattBir Zoo: This zoo boasts of the Royal Bengal Tiger. The highlight is the Lion Safari. There are hundreds of reptiles, birds and mammals.

Rock Garden: Situated in the thick forest area, this garden holds its own charms. It was visualized by Sh. Nek Chand and is full of objects built from household and industrial waste.

Rose Garden: Next to city centre in Sector 16 is situated Zakir Hussein Rose Garden, Asia's largest rose garden spread over 30 acres with over 1600 different species of roses. Every year, either at the end of February or beginning March, a Rose Festival is celebrated.

Elante Mall: The largest mall of Chandigarh, with top of the line showrooms, this is the most desired place for shopping in Chandigarh.