Places of Interest In Shimla

Shimla and Nearby Places


The Summer Capital of India and Capital of Himachal pradesh, Shimla is a popular Destination for both Domestic and Inbound Travellers. Shimla is  a place of natural Beauty and most famous tourism destination for India’s tourism.

Places of excursion in Shimla

The Mall and Ridge –  The most popular market place of Shimla. 

Christ Church – The Second Oldest church in the North India built in the Neo Gothic Style at the top of the ridge.

Gaiety Theater: –   The Lovely Victorian Theatre opened in 1877 and now splendidly restored has long been focus of Shimla Social Life Rudyard kipling Shashi kapoor and various viceroys are among those who have trodden its Burnese teak Boards.

Jakhu Temple: – The Ancient Temple dedicated to Hindu deity. Hanuman

lakkar Bazar:-  It is known for wooden toys made by a small groups of sikh carpentars who settled there a century ago from Hoshiarpur. The Famous wooden walking sticks are available here.

Nearby Places of Interest Shimla

Kalka -Shimla -Kalka Toy Train: –  The Kalka Shimla Railway was built in 1989 is a narrow gauge railway travelling along a mostly mountainous route known for dramatic views of the hills and surrounding villages, passing through 102 tunnels and 864 bridges. It is also one of the UNESCO world heritage site.

Kufri – Popularly known as the winter capital, is a picturesque hill station located at 8600 feet above sea level. It offers a view of the Himachal. 

Naldehra– Offers the best sunrise and sunset views. it also holds India’s oldest 18-hole golf course One can practice golf or play a regular game. There are numerous adventure activities like Zipline. Flying Fox Burma Bridge and Horse Riding. With dense dcodar trees and naturally rich flora and fauna, this place has amazing forest cover to be enjoyed on a horse ride The stunning view, calmness and fresh air is sum to leave anyone spellbound.

Narkanda • Offers a spectacular view of the Shivalik snow ranges. lt is also famous for its apple orchards which Satyanand Sus, bought to this place and helped strengthen the economy of this area His grandson continua developing better apple production 

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