Top 10 Green Cities of India

Indian cities are growing very fast in terms of technology, infrastructure, environment and clearing. The clean and green cities of India such as Guwahati, Dehradun, Bhubaneswar, Shillong, Jaipur and Shimla are the few well planed city of India with big flyovers and expressway, which also offers an excellent green lifestyle. Ahmedabad is the one of most fastest growing city of India, and it has already been honored internationally by ‘Green City of India”. The first planned hill city LAVASA, which is also one of the best going green city in India and Chandigarh is considered as “Ever green city of India”. Shimla the capital of Himachal Pradesh also known as land of God is the heaven in earth and one of the most beautiful, green and clean city of India.These cities looks very beautiful with lush green premises all around and by using natural gas vehicle or CNG to reduce the pollution. The greenest cities in India are very clean and green with trees, plants, lakes and parks but on the other side, due to rising population, the number of slum dwellers also rising in Top Indian Cities.

Top 10 Cities of India which are Cleanest Cities of Country in 2016

Chandigarh

Chandigarh is the Capital of two states Punjab and Haryana and at the same time it is one of the 7 beautiful Union Territories of India. The Green city, Chandigarh is located near the foothills of the Shivalik range of the Himalayas. Chandigarh is the best planned city in India, with architecture which is world-renowned, and offer a quality of life. The beautiful cleanest and greenest city of India Chandigarh is famous for its Rock Garden, Suhana Lake and Rose Garden. Its Eco- friendly  environment makes it one of the ever green city of India.

Nagpur

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Nagpur, The Orange city of India, is the largest city of Maharashtra and one of the most popular tourist destination. Nagpur city is dotted with many natural and man-made lakes with Ambazari lake being the largest, The clean and green road with trees and parks around it are one of the major attraction of the Nagpur city. The city of orange is surrounded by many parks and 3 famous wildlife sanctuaries,which are home for many wild animals including Royal Bengal Tiger and recently declared as Tiger Capital of India.

Gandhinagar

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Gandhinagar The capital of Gujarat is a second well planned city of India and one of the greenest cities in India With 32 lakh trees. It is situated on the west banks of the Sabaramati River and about 32 km from another important city of Gujarat, that is Ahmedabad. The green and clean city Gandhinagar is also considered as the “greenest” town in the world. Gandhinagar is famous for Akshardham Temple, Museums, Sarita Udyan and also for its Bandhani Sarees, handicrafts and jewellery.

Bhopal

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Bhopal is the capital city of Madhya Pradesh,”Heart of India” is also known as the “city of lakes”. Bhopal has 33 lakes around the city, The Upper Lake is the oldest man-made lake in India, Locally called as Bada Talab. Bhopal is located at the upper limit of the Vindhya mountain ranges, with two most beautiful lakes and a Van Vihar National Park besides the Upper Lake. The city of lakes is a very beautiful city of Madhya Pradesh, and is surround by the lush green trees and hills.

Jamshedpur

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Jamshedpur, The Steel city of India, also known as Tatanagar, is the first beautifully planned industrial township with amazingly scenic surroundings. The beautiful green city located in the tribal state, Jharkhand and run without a municipality,the responsibility of conservation and maintenance are done Tata Steel. The major attraction of Steel city are Dimna Lake, Jubilee Park, Zoological Park and Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary, which is a dense forests in Jamshedpur and rich in flora and fauna.

Thiruvananthapuram

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Thiruvananthapuram formerly known as Trivandrum, is the capital of the Indian state of Kerala “God’s own country“. Trivandrum is a clean city built on seven hills and named after the sacred snake Anantha,It is also known as “The city of the snake god. Thiruvananthapuram is one of the most beautiful, relaxed lovely and evergreen city of Kerala with hills, temples, museums, beaches and natural beauty. Kerala is home for Indian King Kobra, one of the biggest snake in India.

Bangalore

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Bangalore or Bengaluru is the the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka, The city also known as “The Garden City”. The fastest growing city of India is blessed with a pleasant climate, scenic gardens, beautiful parks and natural lakes. Bengaluru is the Silicon Valley of India, because of its position as the major leading IT hub in India. Bangalore in India is also considered in among one of the most happening city of India.

Delhi

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Delhi, The Capital of India is also quoted as Green Delhi for its lush greenery scattered around the whole city. Some of the buildings in Delhi are designed with the concept going green, along with the environmentally friendly transport. The Clean and Green Delhi has achieved the status of a green city in India.

Hyderabad

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Hyderabad is the capital of the state Andhra Pradesh,situated on the banks of river Musi. The City of Nawab has a rich history and culture with monuments, mosques and famous for Seven Wonders of Hyderabad. Hussain Sagar Lake is one of the largest man made lake situated at the confluence of Hyderabad and Secunderabad, the twin cities of India. The cyber city of India is well famous for tinkle of colorful bangles, dewy pearls and The aroma of Shahi Biryani.

Pune

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Pune is the second larget city in the state of Maharashtra also known as cultural capital of Maharashtra. The high tech city, pune is one of the fastest growing city of India and an important IT hub. Pune is located at foothills of Sahyadri Mountains and surrounded by hills and green forest, which makes it one of the greenest areas in the country. The popular attractions of Pune are green parks, big gardens, libraries, museums, amusement ,water parks and the best attractions is the climate of Pune,which remains pleasant throughout the year. Apart from the above, there are so many exotic place, like beaches, hill station and lakes, around Pune to visit and enjoy.

 

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Destination Infinity
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I thought Bangalore should have come above in the list – Its one of the greenest city I have seen with so many parks! They love their greenery. The whole state of Kerala is green!

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Rp.Eswarlal
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Rp.Eswarlal

According to me jaipur is one of fastest growing city in India with green and at the end of 2013 it will be the No 1 city and here i use to saying that why u not published jaipur in top ten position it is one of top ten city in India.

sweet girl
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sweet girl

I Agree that Chandigarh is a beautiful and planned city but Kerala -on a whole is blessed with greenery and the entire state is green and should be on the top.

Harman
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Well, green cities doesn’t only include gardens or trees, all aspects are considered like ban of polythene bags, garbage, pollution. Well I see my city toping all aspects of a clean city! thus Chandigarh is surely city beautiful and ever green city.

Ananoymous
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Ananoymous

Bangalore Should be the first….it is the garden city of India and its greenery is awesome. Chandigarh too
LOL..

Ashis Kumar Kar
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I think that Bhubaneswar,Capital City of Orissa should take a position in top ten green city of India.

Mukt
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Mukt

Ha ha..Guys,I guess every one is correct as per their thoughts.
I will must say that every mentioned cities is Awesome and with amazing beauty.

Richie sharma
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Richie sharma

Why not SHILLONG?it’s more green than any other city in India,maybe in the world too. . . .there’s no such thing as concrete jungle or a barren wasteland,everywhere you go,it’s all lush green,you will only get to see park,gardens and what’s not.The city as a whole looks like as if it’s floating among the dense lush greenery besides a beautiful lake. . .pity that no one takes notice of such a beautiful paradise on a majestic hillside,maybe they don’t know that Shillong is not a city but just a jungle as all the buildings and houses are covered among the… Read more »

ashley
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ashley

dehradun is not among the top 15 cities 2 live in but its not among the 10 greenest is strange….We have 4 ways 2 enter dehradun. all all the 4 are covered with dense forests whether it is 2 mussourie or haridwar…all the central forest offices are situated here…v have loads of trees around us which is 1000 times more than delhi or chandigarh.

Yash
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Yash

Why not Allahabad? Its not a metro city but its so beautiful as it is situated on banks on 2 major rivers of India – Ganga And Yamuna and guys The Indo gangetic plain one of the most fertile regions of the world, and Allahabad is covered by lush greenery all over.

Ujjwal
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Ujjwal

jaipur should b on number 1 in that list

it is greener one

Rajesh Dhama
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Rajesh Dhama

Delhi should stand 4th or 5th, this is the only city where there are many reserved forest in the middle of city including One 40 sqr KM,.

Prashanth.N
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Prashanth.N

Mysore has been listed 2nd cleaniest city in india,it is a utter surprise that it do get charted in your lists

ajay kumar sethi
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ajay kumar sethi

hello Green India…

esha
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esha

I like ur top 10 green cities…………………rocking yaarrrrrrrrr
but jhamshedpur and Bangalore is best one yaar.

rishu
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rishu

Bhopal is the best green city of India, the city of lakes and hills.

karthik
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karthik

why not chennai

Mahaveer farroda
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Mahaveer farroda

Jaipur top best city in india.

pawan damase
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i also agree with chandigrah. seriously its a well planned city. it does not look like india. according to me top 10 are these are the top 10 green, clean and well planned and also life style 1> chandigrah (green, clean ,well planned, attractive simply no-1) 2> new delhi not old (green, clean only) 3> greater noida (very well planned. widest rodes in india. simply foreign type of planning, great infrastructure. future’s best city of india) 4> navi mumbai (well planned only) 5> gurgaon (nice infrastructure, very costly) 6> noida (green, well planned but not clean and life style is… Read more »

Saptarshi Chowdhury
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Saptarshi Chowdhury

I think that Guwahati and Shillong should have been included in the list. Why is North East India always neglected?

Pradeep
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Pradeep

According to me Bangalore is one of the greenish n clean city in India,well planned and good quality of life. also 142th rank according to 2011 survey which is top in India. Parks n trees here is awesome, So it should be on top.

lalit gambhir
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lalit gambhir

No city is or can remain green if it has mindless concrete structures coming up, vehicles number and population growing. I would like to know if there are places in India which are actually green and could remain so for long time to come…would highly appreciate feedback from those who or their friends/relations are actually staying in those places and can throw some light on life there. Please help as I am looking for such place to move to from my current location- the mad Gurgaon and NCR in general.

pandu
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pandu

Hyderabad is very ugly with toilets on footpaths. How you can say its clean.

bhavesh
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bhavesh

guys……there is some mistake to numbering….
I think surat is also one of green and clean city of india…

jadhavranjith
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jadhavranjith

hyderabad is the top most city yaar…….in each and every field its the best yaar

Amol
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Amol

I thinkk you all guys don’t see Nagpur City, The Roads, Trees around roads, Sancturies Make Nagpur one of the most beautiful city in India.

Aashish Pradhan
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first of all the above comments written by u all dont even know about the beauty of jharkhand and its heart city jamshedpur which is surrrounded by lush green environment of forests lakes and sanctuaries……ppl this is about top 10 green cities not best cities so jamshedpur is the most greenest and cleanest of all….go and visit once

Ravi
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Ravi

Good on guys bangalore seems to be the bad planned city cause its one of the early planned cities . I have lived in bangalore and in urban bangalore lacks nothing its green . Clean etc its beautiful but chandigar is growing up now and can be better planned. Bangalore still includes everything.

Md Mudassar
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Md Mudassar

Y nt guwahati,my Dr frands,guwahati iz also a big and green city of India,plz dont neglect Northeast my frands,its also apart of India.

Raj S Madankar
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Raj S Madankar

About the Nagpur, its very wrong, nothing is like that, only 35 to 40 % Nagpur is green, rather i can say, its a Polluted and smogey city, Orange city is no far we can say (its a Sangha {RSS} city), people of here doses not get Oranges in the city. Other Attractions : 1) Asia’s biggest Food & Vegetable market in Nagpur names as Kalamna. 2) Asia’s biggest Timber market named as Lakadganj. 3) Asia’s biggest Govt. Medical college in Nagpur. 4) Most favourable environment for Sonpapdi. 5) Origin pt of Rashtriya Swyamsevek Sangha RSS. 6) It is Centre… Read more »

Aashish Pradhan
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why u ppl r gettin so much obsessed by ur cities….we all know abt the cities in india….its not dat anyne is of less imporance…its only abt the clean and green cities…not abt having grt hotels,malls or being of a metropolitan status(with a lot of kachda in between) instead if u hav a clean city with lot of greenery it will hav a higher rank than the prev. one….cz its abt green and clean cities,as simple as dat.

pradeep
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i am agree with ur list but if you are talking about metro cities then pune city should be listed at top 1. i am not from pune but i am saying that pune’s climate n it’s green enviroment is completely different than the other cities of india as well as pune is only the largest city in india which is surrounded by largest valley area and green mountains.
if u r not agree then u can go there to see…

ankit
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ankit

delhi is a worst city it should not be in the list. there are many cities you have left…..hope you make a more accurate list next time….still its a good effort..!

Hira
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Hira

I love my Tatanagar ‘Jamshedpur’.

usman
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usman

i still think it is bangalore ,some trees were cut down to bring development (metro rail,mall,it companies) but still it has greenish atmosphere. the government is taking steps to maintain the greenish of bangalore they are planting lots of trees and the development work is going on in bangalore city maybe after 10 years the entire image of bangalore will change it will become more developed and greenish when these trees grow up.

susanta kumar dalabehera
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susanta kumar dalabehera

It’s very nice to see that our incredible india is preparing a greenery country in future.But i’m very disappointing that Bhubaneswar (Odisha) is not describe.Please describe about the green and temple city of odisha Bhubaneswar.

deepak
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deepak

Hi buddy u forgot to mention jaipur………………..
i think its among top 5 cities of India in every aspect….

deepak
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deepak

yeap………… i got that

btw thanx for including jaipur…….

m waitin for ur list of most beautiful cities…..

deepak
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deepak

one more thing i want to tell u
we(jaipur) r goin to have metro soon……. by the end of june 2013

Prabahan Puzari
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Prabahan Puzari

Guwahati is one of the most beautiful cities of india. It is a god gifted city with all the beauties along with mighty Brahmaputra. Guwahati the city of eastern lights and gateway to north east is one of the major metros of india. Guwahati now a days also can named as a metro city of india

Prabahan Puzari
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Prabahan Puzari

I also want to tell that Guwahati is one of the most greeny, dynamic city of india and people enjoy their stylish lifestyle here everyday. The night view and night life of the city is just amazing. Guwahati is one of the rocking and fabulous city of india.

Rahul
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Rahul

i wonder nobody ever visited cochin.!!!!….there s no other city n india as pleasent n greenish as cochin..!

Sukharam patel
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Sukharam patel

Why no shimala that’s india’s number.1 grean & clean city

sagar
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sagar

Jaipur is no green city. all is lier. Real Green city is banglore. & asia no. green city is delhi

madhusudan sharma
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hay dipak,
i agry u ….jaipur city is fasted in IndIa …mtro..green park and road location very butiful ..

Suresh
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Suresh

very well information and i am proud to my India….

ram
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ram

jamshedpur rocks.THE GREEN AND CLEAN CITY OF INDIA.

Hazzu
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Hazzu

Sry guys, no comments frm my side. But only 1 request, pls visit calicut. Situated in northern side of kerala. I agree its a real face of gods own country.

deepin dua
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deepin dua

what a lovely

Sushanth
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Sushanth

I tink Thiruvananthapuram
bcs peoples r here is good in any circumstans