Shimla is capital of Himanchal Pradesh. It’s situated 2200 m above from sea level in Himalayan foothills. Shimla is most popular and beautiful tourist spot. There are many attraction for the tourist like Mall road, Rashtrapati Niwas, Churches, Kurfi, Temples, etc. Shimla is situated on narrow gauge line of Indian railway. The temperature of Shimla usually not more than 18 °C but in summers it’s increases to 22°C and in winter it gets down to 8°C. People enjoy the view of Shimla Vallies, greenery and snow also.From mid-July to mid-September, Shimla is frequently wreathed in cloud, and in winter it often gets a carpeting of snow. Shimla is also known as cleanest and beautiful city of country.
How to reach
Shimla Airport, which is called also Jubbarhatti Airport. it is 20 km away form Shimla. you can reach here from Delhi and Chandigarh also.From Delhi Airport it will take arround 7-8 hours and from Chandigarh, it will take arround 3-4 hours by road.
By Train, If you want to reach here by train then you will come Kalka which is nearest broad gauge line of Indian Railways Network, it is 90 km away form Shimla it will take arround 4-5 hours to reach shimla. You can reach Shimla from Chandigarh because Chandigarh is also a nearest station for Shimla, it is 115 km away form Shimla.
Place of Attraction
There are many places which is attracting people to visit Shimla. Lot of mountains covered the city and mountains are also covered with snow which make it very beautiful and amazing. Here is the list of place where you should to visit and enjoy.
- Mall Road
- The Ridge
- Himalayan Nature Park
- State Museum
- Kalka Shimla Journey by Toy Train
- Rashtrapati Niwas
- Scandal Point
- Sankat Mochan Temple
- Christ Church
- Jakhu Hill
- Jakhu Temple
- Tara Devi Temple
- Himanchal Valley
These places makes Shimla more beautiful and attractive. Every year Many tourist Indians and Foreigners both come and enjoy the beauty of Shimla.
Shimla has many restaurants which provide good and healthy food to their customers or tourists. There are variety of restaurants serving different type of Cuisine like South Indian, North Indian, Chinese, Itanlian, Europeon a Himalayan etc. They are serving better service and charge a little amount which is affordable for tourists. Some of best restaurants mention here:
It serves Italian and Maxican foods to his customers. It’s open from 8 am to 9.30 pm and charge Rs.250-300 for two people.
This restaurants is famous to serves Asian and Europeon cuisine It charges Rs 700-1000 for two person.
Ashiana & Goofa
This restaurant serves delicious Himalayan cuisine and charge arround Rs 300-350.
Indian Cofee House
This restaurant serves South Indian foods mostly and charge Rs 400-500 and It opens till 9 pm.
There are many hotels for safe and relaxable accommodation. They provide multi services to his customers and give them a home and traditional environment. There are Variety of hotels from luxury to budget available here. They provide pick up and drop off, internet, std, Cafe, conference rooms, luxury suites, water, tv and many more. I want to provide you some top hotel for better accommodation and provide above mention services for you.They charge from ₹5000 to ₹25000 as per packages what you want.
Oberaoi Cecil ₹10500- ₹23500
Wild Flower Hall ₹20000-₹35000
Raddison Hotel ₹9000-₹15000
Hotel Willow Banks ₹7000-₹17000
Hotel Comberemre ₹9000-₹11000
East Bourn Resort ₹7000-₹9000
Toshali Royal View ₹5000-₹7000
If you are planning for some adventurous outing then Shimla is definitely place for you.You can enjoy here some adventures sports to make your journey more memorable and full of thrill and enjoy. There are many type of sports which make your journey to Shimla most beautiful. With thrill we present you the list of Adventure sports in Shimla where you can experience the fun in a completely different way.
- River Rafting & Hot Pool Bath at Tattapani
- Mountain Biking
- Heli Skiing
- Ice Skating
- River Rafting