Gedi Route is one of the prime attractions in the city of Chandigarh. Abuzz with activity, street cafes, and college-going students, the route extends from Sectors 8,9,10 to 11. ‘Gedi’ means rounds and true to its name, the route is used for late-night drives and bike rides. The name has lately been changed to Azaadi Route.
The Gedi Route goes past various known colleges and popular restaurants as well as other places where people come to socialize. It is also a spot where youngsters often come to meet the opposite gender.
This route is famous since 1970. You can spot many youngsters on this route. DAV College, Government College for Girls, and Science College for Girls are present on this route. Even Panjab University is close to the route.
During the time of Valentine, this route becomes a fully covered zone by Police and strictness is maintained so that no woman becomes a victim of Eve Teasing. This route is also loved by youngsters to click pictures.
Why It Popular Among Youngsters
Luxury Cars: Earlier the number of cars on this quite was quite less, but now, you can spot a great number of BMW’s, Mercs Mercedes, Audis, Jags Jaguars, Range Rovers, and many other sports cars and other luxury cars.
Royal Enfield: The craze for Bullet’ is quite there in the heart of Punjabis and the famous ‘Bullet te Gehri‘ which means to roam around on a bullet is a common thing to observe on Gedi route.
Foodies: Uncle Jacks, Wheat Dim-sums, BurGrill, Super Donuts, London Box, Softy Corner, ‘Fire N Grill, etc. are the happening and budget-friendly food hubs which are situated on Gedi route. While roaming you can enjoy the food and have a great time.
Street Fashion Show: Yes it is no less than a fashion show as flawlessly dressed girls with stylish hair-dos, putting on high heels or slip-on, adds charm to these streets. Well-dressed guys in Ray-bans and other luxury fashion accessories attract the crowd to this place.
Celebrate festivals– From holi where all the cars are full of colors and eggs to the valentines where you can spot guys hunting for girls or the New Year’s eve where music is at high volume and people are enjoying, this all you can experience on this amazing Gedi Route.