Ambala Cantt Tourism

Ambala Cantonment (Hindi:अम्बाला छावनी) is a cantonment town in Ambala district in the state of Haryana, India. It is some 200 kilometres north of Delhi and 55 km south from Chandigarh. Delhi-Kalka & Saharanpur-Ludhiana's railway lines and G.T. Road also passes through Ambala Cantt. This Cantt. was established in the year 1843 and is an important centre for manufacturing of scientific & surgical instruments. It is also called the science city due to huge exports of scientific instruments


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Ambala Cantt in India. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Ambala Cantt like a local. After your splendid visit to Ambala Cantt, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Kasauli. Kasauli is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Monkey Point, Christ Church, Sunset Point. Also, to reach Ambala Cantt, you'll have to take a flight to Kasauli; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Ambala Cantt are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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  • Know the pollution level of Ambala Cantt before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 44.13 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 56.34 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 52.19 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.21 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 39.93 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 40.33 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 35.56 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 21.32 (Low)
  • How safe is Ambala Cantt for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ambala Cantt.

    • Burglary and Theft 40.32 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 35.83 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 54.44 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 40.16 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.8 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 29.24 (Low)
    • Drug offense 48.31 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.84 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 56.15 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 26.23 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.31 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 61.45 (High)
    • Pollution Index 49.63 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 27.79 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 29.13 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 62.37 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.89 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 49.91 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ambala Cantt

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.53 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.74 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 57.2 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 36.57 USD

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