Shimla is the capital of the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Shimla is also a district, which is surrounded by Uttarakhand state, north of Mandi and Kullu and Solan in the west. Once the summer capital of the British, now the capital of Himachal Pradesh, is definitely a joy for the eyes. With its magnificent Vista, Shimla is an area which is highly respected for its ethnic culture and eternal beauty. Shimla is also an architecture, which shows many superb colonial architecture buildings.

Tourist places in Shimla

  Jakhu Temple
  Road freight
  The Ridge
  Shimla State Museum
  Gaiety Heritage Cultural Campus
  Indian Institute of Advanced Study
  Christ church
  Himalayan Bird Park
  Stock market
  Scandal point
  seven Hills
  Visereleg lodge
  Summer hill
  Tara Devi Temple
  Shulini Temple

Best time to visit shimla

The time of roaming in Shimla depends on the choice of the tourist, but for a visit to Shimla from September to June it is considered primarily rewarding time.

How to reach

By Air

Jubbarhatti Airport in Shimla, from which ordinary domestic flights are available from main cities of India.

By Rail

Kalka is the nearest railway station of 96 kms which connects Shimla to various neighboring states. Trains from Kalka to Shimla can be reached in 6 hours.

From The Way 

Chandigarh and New Delhi are connected to the National Highway, which is more appealing to the people of the road for the start of this magnificent journey of Shimla.


  Shimla distance from Chandigarh to 113 KM
  Shimla distance from Delhi to 342 KM
  Shimla distance from Haridwar to 285 kms.
  Shimla distance from Dharamsala to 238 KM
  The distance from Manali to Shimla is 247 KM


By Manish

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