Shimla Tour Package 2N/3D
Shimla is the capital city of Himachal Pradesh and every year attracts ~2.5 Lakh tourists.
Main tourist attractions in the Shimla trip
Christ Church Shimla– Christ Church, Shimla, is one of the oldest churches in North India. Built-in the neo-Gothic style in 1857 to serve the largely Anglican British community in Shimla. Christ Church is situated on The Ridge and is one of the prominent landmarks of Shimla. The Pipe-Organ of Christ Church is one of the biggest in the Indian subcontinent and was erected in September 1899.
Mall Road Shimla– Mall Road is a city center area with a walking street with shops around. Mall road is closed for vehicular traffic. About 1 km long street, at one end of the Mall, is The Clarkes hotel and the other end is the ridge and Christ Church. Mall Road in Shimla is perhaps the most happening of Mall Roads in all Hill stations in India and therefore a popular hangout place for a large number of regular getaway seekers from neighboring plains and for tourists to Shimla. Mall Road is accessible from a Circular road via a lift. Mall road is extremely touristy and often gets crowded in evenings and therefore must be avoided by those who seek peace and tranquility.
Viceregal Lodge Shimla– A Historic monument at 3 Kms from Shimla Mall area where India-Pakistan Partition talks were held. A guided tour can be arranged that details architecture and history. There is also a manicured garden and a cafeteria attached.
Walk to Viceregal Lodge– A Walk from Mall road to Viceregal Lodge can be interesting as one passes through several historical monuments of the area.
Indian Institute of Advanced Studies– Institute of Advanced Studies, an impressive colonial-era building, takes one back in time. It’s one of the historic places where India – Pakistan Partition pact was sealed. A guided tour is available of the area. It can also be a short walk from the Mall or just a hop away from what’s popularly considered the city center.
Himalayan Nature Park Kufri– Situated about 18 km from Shimla, at over 2,600 meters altitude, the Himalayan Nature Park is located amidst 90 hectares of temperate vegetation that forms natural habitat for many wild animals of the Western Himalaya. Animals in the Nature Park include Leopard, Brown Bear, Musk Deer, Bharal, Black Bear, Tibetan Wolf, Leopard Cat, Sambhar, Ghoral, Barking Deer, Monal, White Crested Kaleej and Cheer pheasant.
Fun Skiing at Kufri– It snows in winter in Kufri and that’s when guests from around (Shimla, Chail, Shilon Bagh, Mashobra, Naldehra, Fagu, etc.) arrive for a bit of fun with snow. Mahasu peak is a popular area for this activity.
Departure TimePlease arrive by 8:45 AM for a prompt departure at 9:00 AM
Return TimeApproximately 8:30 PM
Dress CodeComfortable athletic clothing