top 10 places to visit in shimla

The Ridge

The Ridge in Shimla, along Mall Road, is a bustling spot with restaurants and cafes. It connects major attractions like Annadale, Jakhoo Temple, and more. Scandal Point gained its name from a rumored royal scandal.

Kufri, Shimla

A trip to Kufri, another must-see attraction in the region, from the downtown city takes about 45 minutes. Within 15 kilometres of the city centre is the mountainous town of Kufri. At 8607 ft

Jakhoo Mandir

Jakhoo Hill, the highest point in Shimla, is concealed by pine forests and climbs 8000 feet above sea level. The historic Hanuman temple on Jakhoo Hill contains the tallest idol of Lord Hanuman, standing 108ft tal

Christ Church

The second-oldest cathedral in North India, Christ Church, is located on the Ridge. The building takes pride in the Neo-Gothic style it adopted, which highlights its colonial root

Mall Road

Your list of Shimla's most stunning attractions must include The Mall Road. Apart from that, the region is a tourism destination for people of all ages in this hill town

Kalka Shimla Railway

The Kalka-Shimla train journey, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, offers a scenic ride through the Shivalik Range hills, making it a highlight of Shimla tourism since its establishment in 1898.

 Indian Institute of Advanced Studies

An important remnant of India's imperial past is the Indian Institute of Advanced Studies. At this renowned building, the decision to divide India into Pakistan and East Pakistan was made

The Shimla State Museum

The Shimla State Museum, popularly known as Himachal State Museum, is built on Mt. Pleasant among the magnificently landscaped meadows. It is constructed like a colonial mansion

Tara Devi Mandir

Regardless of your level of religiosity, you really must visit the Tara Devi Mandir while you are in Shimla. The magnificent Tara Devi Mandir is perched atop Tara Parvat Hill

Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex

The Gaiety Complex is made up of five lovely gothic-style buildings that date back about a century. If you are staying near Mall Road, the Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex will undoubtedly attract your attention as you leave your hotel

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