Shimla is the capital and the largest city of the state of Himachal Pradesh. It is one of the most popular hill stations of the northern India. We provides Shimla Tour Packages. This city was also the summer capital of the British during their rule. This is the chief reason that the buildings, homes and churches in Shimla made during the colonial period are of British architecture that still exist in the city.
The chief attraction of the city includes Mall Road, the centre of the city and the main street in the city is a paradise for shopping lovers. Further, the Lakkar Bazaar of the city makes all kinds of wooden stuff, artefacts and materials available to the shoppers.
The train route between Kalka and Shimla, the Kalka and Shimla Railway Line, was constructed by the British. It is a 6 hour journey connecting the Shimla to the secluded Kalka hill station that covers 107 tunnels and bridges. The Railway Line is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a major tourist attraction.
The other places to be visited here are the Christ Church, the Viceroy Lodge, the Jakhoo Temple and the Ridge.
Shimla hosts the biggest mountain biking race in South Asia started in 2005 with the name MTB Himalaya. The city also has natural ice skating rink which is the largest in South Asia.
Shimla is approximately 350 kilometres away from Delhi by car. You can look out for various Shimla Tour Packages offered by travel agents to visit Shimla by a road trip based on your requirement.
What to Know?
Shimla and Manali are the two prime hill stations that are considered as the sparkling gems on India’s tourism. Both comprises striking features and are distinctive in their own ways. These glowing hill stations of India are fringed with mesmerizing Himalayan ranges that provide them with some surreal landscapes. The picturesque quality of both the hill stations makes it eminent among the tourists who love spending time in and around natural wonders. Nowhere else you can adore the charm which is available in these valleys of Himalayas. There are innumerable places here which saturate the desire of adventure enthusiasts as well with various activities and sports.
The capital of Himachal Pradesh and cool climate city situated in the north-west Himalayas is called Shimla. Shimla is a hot spot for couples. Shimla is well known for its dense forests of pine and oak, adventure sports like Fishing, Skiing, Golfing and Trekking etc.
The city know as “valley of the Gods” is Manali. It is situated northern India and a well hill station in India. There are many adventure activities that tourist can do on Manali tours like kayaking, mountain biking , rafting, trekking ,skiing, mountaineering, paragliding and hiking. Manali Tour is also a famous for couples.
Shimla: former summer capital of British India & now a capital of Himachal Pradesh, set amidst the snow capped shivalik mountain ranges offering some stunning views of the mighty Himalayas, it is surrounded by pine deodar, oak and rhododendron forests. Towards the north lie the snow-covered high-ranges, while the valleys breathe whispering streams and swaying fields. Shimla offers a variety of shopping, sport and entertainment activities.
Arrive Shimla Check in to the Hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure, evening enjoy at mall road. Later back to hotel.overnight saty at hotel in Shimla.
Day 02: Shimla -Kufri-Shimla(24 kms.)