5 experiences you must have in Ludhiana
Ludhiana, also known as one of the most important cities in Punjab, is home to various cultural attractions and mouth-watering local cuisine. The city attracts huge flocks of tourists due to its ancient religious sites and wide range of primitive museums. Portraying a rich cultural history along with beautiful monuments and parks, this city will amaze you with its beautiful scenic landscapes.
Here are 5 experiences you must have in Ludhiana.
1. Lost in the refreshing splashes of Hardy’s World
Belonging to the list of one of the biggest water parks in Punjab, Hardy’s World is an amazing place to enjoy icy water splashes and rides in summer. With great water rides and delicious food, it can mesmerize you and remind you of your old-fashioned picnic days. While you’re there, don’t forget to enjoy their two main attractions: floating in the endless river and hurtling down the water slides. This water park is famous for having the biggest uphill roller coasters that will definitely send butterflies in your stomach. The park also offers ice skating and other snow activities to say goodbye to the fiery heat as it has the 3rd largest covered snow area in India. With a good cafeteria, snacks and drinks, you can enjoy non-stop thrills and adventures at this place. The place is open from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
2. Explore the serene beauty of the Nehru Rose Garden
Explore the beauty of flowers by visiting one of the largest rose gardens in the city, Nehru Rose Garden. Formed in the loving memory of one of India’s great Indian freedom fighters, Jawaharlal Nehru, this beautiful garden was established in 1967 and spans 30 acres of land. Offers varieties of more than 17,000 trees and plants of which 1600 are unique and splendid roses that can amaze you with their fragrance and beauty. Lush greenery all around complemented by clear skies, musical fountains and light walkways help you de-stress your senses while pleasing your eyes.
3. Immerse yourself in history at the Maharaja Ranjit Singh War Museum
Previously, this museum was the palace of the first king of the Sikh Empire, Maharaja Ranjit Singh, but turned into a museum in 1977. Here you will find historical galleries including the History, Uniforms, Air and Navy, Signals and Medical Corps. and the Kargil Gallery. Not only that, but you will also find a theater here that will take you through the stories of the brave heroes of the nation. Moreover, this place also organized a beautiful sound and light show to educate visitors about the different historical wars. The museum is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
4. Explore the beauty of wildlife at Deer Park
One of the best places for a family picnic is this deer park. This deer park was created in 1972 and covers 5 hectares of land. With tall trees, green grass, rich flora and fauna, you will witness a wide variety of rare wildlife such as gray partridges, red-headed parakeets, budgerigar and deer as well than parrots. There is no entrance fee to visit this park and it is operational from 9 am to 7 pm. Relax exploring the unusual beauty of nature and while you are here don’t forget to bring and enjoy the local snacks of Ludhiana.
5. Go serene at Rakh Bagh Park
Rakh Bagh Park is a pleasant place of relaxation for tourists and locals. Located opposite the Guru Nanak Stadium, this place offers mini train rides that are popular with everyone, especially children. With its greenery and scenic beauty, it is a quiet meeting place in Ludhiana. If you are a picture lover then you will definitely love this place as you can witness and capture amazing sunset here. With no entrance fee, you can indulge in leisure activities and cleanse your mind with the fresh air.
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