A perfect summer getaway for tourists of all kinds. If you are an adventure seeker, Chadwick Falls in Shimla is an ultimate destination for you. If you are a nature lover then the serenity, dense forests and tranquil atmosphere surrounding the area of the waterfall gives you enough reason to visit this attraction time and time again.
One of the most popular places to visit in Shimla, Lakkar Bazar is home to numerous shops that are specialized in selling an array of antique works along with woollen garments, pashmina shawls, Himachali handicrafts and artificial jwellery.
Surrounded by forests and woodlands, Narkanda is a quaint little town in Shimla district that is popular for skiing in winters. Narkanda also has various trekking routes.
Chail is a quiet hill station close to Shimla, known for the world’s highest cricket ground , in the midst of pine and deodar trees. Chail also offers various trekking and camping options for adventure enthusiasts.
An enjoyable drive through forests and small villages leads to this small but popular station.The Nature Park is a great attraction . A short trek leads upto the Mahasu peak – with breaking views.
Kufri, located at a distance of 20km from the main city of Shimla, is a popular tourist destination known for its ski slopes, Kufri Zoo and as starting point of treks. You can also enjoy go-karting at the Kufri Fun World, which has the highest Go-Karting track in the world.
Naldehra is small yet mesmerising hill station and one of the top tourist destinations in Himachal Pradesh, located just around 22 km from Shimla, 2004 metre above sea level. It is a perfect heaven for tourists looking for natural scenic beauty and want to get away from the hectic city life. The tourist destination is famous for its greenery, Golf Course and plain view of the mountains filled with thousands of pine trees.
Jakhu Temple is an ancient temple in Shimla, dedicated to the God Hanuman. It is situated on Jakhu Hill, Shimla’s highest peak, 2.5 km east of the Ridge at a height of 2,455 m above sea level.
It houses a 108-foot-tall idol of the deity. Due to its location on the highest point of Shimla, it offers sweeping views of the Shivalik ranges.
The Mall Road is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Shimla that enfolds many hotels, restaurants, clubs, bars, banks, shops, offices, post offices, and tourist offices. People can walk up and down the Mall road slowly and enjoy the scenic views of the nature while sipping their favorite coffee.
The Ridge, nestled in the heart of Shimla, boasts an excellent hill-top location with a mix of traditional colonial architecture, panoramic scenic beauty, hassle-free atmosphere and lush vegetation. It is just a short stroll away from the famous Mall Road and has everything that you need to make the most of your vacation.
From exclusive shops selling a wide variety of goods to vibrant bars, clubs and world-class restaurants, here you can be as active or as lazy as you want. This place is known as the face of Shimla and is a perfect spot to get photographed – with spectacular views of the mountains and evergreen trees surrounding it.