Boating is one of the major sources of luxury entertainments available in Chandigarh. This is a facility that is enjoyable by both kids and adults as they can have unlimited fun here.
The Sukhna Lake is the main source of boating activities that are found in Chandigarh. Boating involves all leisure activities performed on a boat, or using the services of sailboats, powerboats, boats used for rowing and paddle boats entirely for the purposes of entertainment by the tourists. Boating can also include a broader terminology covering sporting events such as skiing and fishing.
The Sukhna Lake is a perfect place for tourists who love boating. Set at the scenic backdrop of the Sivalik mountain ranges, there are different varieties of boats for the tourists to pick and choose from. These boats offer excellent boating facilities for the tourist at rates that vary according to the facilities. There are different cruises that the tourists can opt for, at the excellent scenery around Sukhna Lake.
The tourists can get to absorb the beauty of the Chandigarh city fully well as they cruise along the boats under the vast canopy covers of the clear sky. The tourists who enjoy the city through these boat rides are totally famished by the time they complete the ride, because of the smell from the foods stalls along the Sukhna Lake comes floating through the air to reach their nostrils. Hot bread pakoras with a cup of coffee or tea during the winters, or ice cream during the summers are common options chosen by the travelers to eat, as they go along the boat rides.
Activities at Sukha Lake
The Sukhna Lake is man-made and offers excellent options for travelers to enjoy the maximum beauty of the lake by offering scope for various activities like skiing, yachting and boating.
In the quite evenings, when the sky is clear and the climate is great, the Sukhna Lake is flocked by tourists who visit the place with their families and friends to get a full view of the city through boating. The Chef Lakeview and all other eateries that are found along the shores of the Lake offer local delicacies that satisfy the gastronomic needs of the tourists in a big way.
There is a clubhouse at the Lake, entry to which is gained through a membership program. This club offers various recreational facilities like gym, swimming pools, tennis courts with well-maintained court. Members of this club can enjoy the maximum benefits of kayaking, sailing, water-skiing, boating etc. all through the year.
This lake holds the distinction for having the longest channel for rowing and yachting events in the entire Asia and was the official venue for Asian Rowing Championships. Water skiing, surfing and sculling are some of the other activities that are conducted at this lake.
Paddle Boats is one of the major attractions at Sukhna Lake. The decorative gardens, a huge playground and the tasty Mermaid Fast Food Restaurant and Bar complement the beauty of the boats and the place.Paddle Boats is one of the major attractions at Sukhna Lake. The decorative gardens , a huge playground and the tasty Mermaid Fast Food Restaurant and Bar complement the beauty of the boats and the place.