Location: 8 kms away from Chandigarh in Panchkula
Year of establishment: 1987
Highlights: Asia's largest garden
Cactus Garden near Chandigarh, India is the largest succulent botanical
garden of Asia. It is located at a distance of about 8 kms from the city
of gardens. Situated in the heart of the city of Panchkula, it covers a
total area of 7 acres. Cactus garden is known for its rare &
endangered species of Indian succulents. You can spot nearly 3500
different kinds of species over there. Chandigarh Cactus Garden was set
up in the year 1987. This unique garden consists of three green houses.
It has been drawing more and more crowds every year, consisting not just
of tourists, but botanists also.