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Friday, 15 November 2013

Shimla

This summer capital of the British is situated at an altitude of 2159 meters above the sea level. Shimla is a popular tourist destination in India for a splendid summer vacation. A heaven for adventure seekers who wish to indulge in adventure sports like river rafting, angling. For trout trekking and rock climbing and those looking for a quieter holiday with friends and families may settle for camping and golfing, take a stroll on the Shimla mall, hang around the ridge and take nearby excursions to temples, chail, kufri. Beat the heat this summer with a splendid holiday at Shimla.

Place to visit:-
1) Shimla city
2) Gaiety Theater
3) Viceregal Lodge (Rashtrapati Niwas) - Was a summer residence for British viceroys.
4) Kufri - Highest point, 19 km from Shimla.
5) Tatta Pani (Hot water) - A kilometer away from Satluj river with natural boiling hot sulpur water spring.
6) Naldehra - A nine hole golf course on a hill top.

The nearest airport is Jubbarhatti (23 km) and There is broad gauge railway line up to Kalka and then a narrow gauge line up to Shimla (90 km).

   

3 comments:

  1. Very useful post. Thanks for sharing. It is one of the perfect summer retreats with pure mountain air, cerulean skies and snow covered peaks. The feeling of wonder and exuberance evoked by the spectacular landscape could last a lifetime. Check out best hotels in Shimla.

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  3. Shimla is just a same place where one can plan their picnic. The place is giving you a wonderful time spending with the nature and environment. One can spend their valuable time on this place from visiting Shimla from Chennai with any of the convenient path. The place is providing you a wonderful time spending with the nature and environment.

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