The unique thing about Sukhna is that it is a manmade lake. Stretching for 3 kms in length, it was conceieved and created in the year 1958. People visit this place in the morning to enjoy the cool breeze and the beauty of nature. Chandigarh Sukhna Lake serves as a great picnic spot and an apt place for pursuing water sport activities like boating, yachting and water skiing etc. Also, you can savor the melodious humming of birds. People come here in the evening time to forget their worries and relax for a while.