The Shanti Kunj Park is located in Sector 16 in the city of Chandigarh with a postal code of 160016. It is around 7. 9 kms away from the Chandigarh Railway Station. ISCKON Temple, Bird Sanctuary and International Dolls Museum are the closest tourist attractions around the vicinity of the Shanti Kunj Park.
The Shanti Kunj Park is situated between the Rose Garden and the Cricket Stadium and is away from the chaos, noise and pollution of the city and is hence named as Shanti (peace) Kunj Park. This park is filled with a variety of ailment and disease curing plants, trees, creepers, flowering plants and shrubs. The entire park is lush with green grass everywhere except on the walking paths. There is also a small natural stream that runs through the garden and adding onto its natural aura.
The speciality of Shanti Kunj is to work towards national unity and elimination of discrimination and ignorance. There are many skill trainings that are conducted at Shanti Kunj. There is no better place than a peaceful garden to acquire yourself with some of the best skills. There is a 3 month music training to interested people. The garden also conducts leading training camps and serving camps that are of a duration of 1 month for not just private individuals but for all government employees on essential management skills. Also a 9 day Art of Living camp is conducted by the Shanti Kunj Garden to inculcate the art of lifestyle among the crowd.
The Shanti Kunj Park is open on all days of the week irrespective of the public and national holidays. The garden can be visited during timings 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM and accommodates many joggers and walkers apart from regular trainees. There is no visiting charges or entrance fees required to spend time at this park. And the suggested duration for this visit can last anywhere between 2 to 3 hours depending on the crowd and the reason for visit.