Hostel in Chandigarh, India

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Get to know Chandigarh (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you are better prepared for what to expect, what not to expect and can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Chandigarh. To help you make friends with Chandigarh before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!

The capital of the northern Indian state Punjab and Haryana is Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India. This state is vastly popular, thanks to the Sikh town of Amistar and the Pakistan border ceremony. Chandigarh is not to be missed during an adventure exploring Punjab. Punjabi food is widely recognized as some of the most delicious food in India, thanks to massive amounts of ghee and flavor. Chandigarh is centrally located between Delhi and Amistar, making it a good stopover city to break up a very long train ride. The city can easily be discovered in a day or two, and there are several hostels in Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India, that will make your stay pleasant. Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India hostels often have travel desks that will help backpackers book transportation (buses, taxis, or trains) around Punjab.

Chandigarh is a unique city in India, as it was designed by the European architect Le Corbusier. Many Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India hostels are located in gorgeous buildings that are sights to see in their own right. While visiting Chandigarh, don’t miss the incredible Rock Garden -- your hostel in Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India, will be able to provide you walking directions or help you hail an auto rickshaw and haggle the price. Other sites to see include the Open Hand Monument, Gandhi Bhawan, and the UNESCO Heritage Site Capitol Complex. If you are lucky, there may be a cricket game during your stay at the Sector 42 Stadium -- check with your Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India hostel to see if they have discounted tickets available. Nature lovers will love trekking through the many banyan and eucalyptus plantations.

Many Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India hostels offer a variety of amenities and services to make your stay more enjoyable including airport pick-up for affordable rates, air conditioning, and breakfast options. It is common for Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India hostels to be located on large lots of property, and most feature sustainable gardens, hammocks, murals from local artists, and more -- making for a peaceful, enjoyable environment.

Written by local enthusiast for Chandigarh hostels

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FAQ about Chandigarh Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Chandigarh. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Chandigarh. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

There is exactly 1 Hostel in Chandigarh, India. compares the prices for this hostel so you can get the best price on any major booking site. compares prices for 1 hostel in Chandigarh, India. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Chandigarh such as
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Your Packing List for Chandigarh

Your Packing List for Chandigarh

Pack smart, not hard

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Chandigarh and India.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Chandigarh Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Chandigarh, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
1 Total number of hostels
$8 Average dorm price
$7 Cheapest hostel in Chandigarh
Best Interactive Homestay is the cheapest
5.8 Average rating of all hostels

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Travel Tips for Chandigarh - from the Community

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