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Shimla: Latest useful Informations of Famous Tourist Places and Best Hotels of Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

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                        Shimla: Latest Informations of Tourist Places and Best Hotels

Shimla is one of the Famous Destinations of India. This wonderful, greenery and amazing city is situated in the Northwestern part of Himalaya Mountain Range(7,234ft high). Shimla is the capital of the North Indian state of Himachal Pradesh in India. Jakhoo Hill is the highest point of a location map of Shimla. Educational Institutions, religious places, highways, railway stations, water bodies and other major interesting places look different on the location map of Shimla.



Map of Shimla
Annual Weather Report Of Shimla

Snowfall:- December to February 38 cm
Summer :- April to June Temperature:- Mini-19c Maxi-31c
Winter   :- October to March Temperature:- Mini- -1c Maxi-21c
Best Time for Traveling :- February to June & October to December.

How to travel Shimla and its Famous Tourist Places

By Air:- The Airport of Shimla was constructed by cutting down mountaintop and leveling this place plain and form a single runway. This small airport is located at Jabarhatti, 22 km away from Shimla City, Himachal Pradesh. This airport has only one Terminal. It is a Domestic Terminal. This terminal can operate 50 persons for arriving flights but only 30 to 40 for departing flights.

By Railway:- Kalka Shimla Railway has a narrow gauge track in North West India. It known for wonderful views of the greenery hills and surrounding villages. The route of this truck from the Himalayan Shivalik at Kalka to many important stations like Dharampur, Solan, Kandaghat, Taradevi,Barog, Salogra, Totu, Summerhill and Shimla. From this rail terminus departures to major Indian cities.


By Road:- Shimla city is connected by National Highway-22. This city is connected by road to all towns. Chandigarh is the nearest city to Shimla. Tourist buses are run by HPTDC for local sight seen (Famous Tourist Places). The Local buses operate in Shimla City from 7am to 9pm.


Terminal 1: Domestic - Shimla airport has only one terminal which runs small planes and one major airline. Flights by Kingfisher airlines are available from Shimla to Delhi which runs on specific timings. Also private jets of VIP’s also land on this airport. Domestic terminal also serve trainers who train new pilots.
- See more at: http://www.makemytrip.com/flights/simla_airport-slv-simla.html#sthash.OI8SRsaV.dpuf
Terminal 1: Domestic - Shimla airport has only one terminal which runs small planes and one major airline. Flights by Kingfisher airlines are available from Shimla to Delhi which runs on specific timings. Also private jets of VIP’s also land on this airport. Domestic terminal also serve trainers who train new pilots.
- See more at: http://www.makemytrip.com/flights/simla_airport-slv-simla.html#sthash.OI8SRsaV.dpuf
Famous Tourist Places

1. Summer Hill:- Summer Hill is on a hill height of 2,123m above the sea level and 5 km away from West to the Shimla Ridge. This beautiful hill is a part of the Seven-hill cluster. Summer hill is one of the Famous Tourist Places in Shimla. This hill is very peaceful and its spectacular views of the valley and greenery surroundings.


2. The Ridge:- The Ridge is located at Mall Road, Near Railway Bhawan, Shimla. It is covered in snow as seen from 'Scandal Point'. The Ridge runs east to west around the Mall Road. This is the important landmark and recognized face of the hill station. This is also one of the Famous Tourist Places in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India.



3. Jakhoo Temple:- Jakhoo Temple is one of the oldest and Famous Tourist Places in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India. This ancient temple is situated on Jakhoo Hill, height of 2,455 m above the sea level. Jakhoo temple is away from 2.5 km from The Ridge, Shimla. This temple is at the top of the hill which has a huge Lord Hanuman Statue.


4. Kufri:- Kufri is located about 20 km away from Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India. It known for its scenic beauty, greenery landscapes and fun point. Kufri is one of the Famous Tourist Places in Shimla. It is also known for its high altitude (2,500 m)  that causes snowfall during winter season. Kufri is a small village around Shimla once belonged to the Nepal kingdom. Who likes adventures and nature lovers must visit this hill station.


5. Annandale:- Annandale is an army museum located around 4 km away from The Ridge. This pleasant museum is situated on the foothills of Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. Annandale is one of the Famous Tourist Places in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India.


Five Star & Best Hotels Of Shimla:- There are many Five Star & Best Hotels in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India, but here I listed only top Five 5 Star Hotels.

1. Hotel Willow Banks, Near Tourism Lift, Mall Road, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India. ( 2 km away from Hanuman Temple & 2.2 km away from Railway Station) Rs. 6,160/- per night/ per room.


2. Oakwood Hamlet Resort, Shoghi Village, Near Kathighat Shoghi, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India. Rs.6,000/- per night/ per room.


3. Hotel CK International, Modern ISBT, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India (19 km away from Shimla) Rs.3,200/- per night/ per room.


4. Landmark Shimla, Gotron Castle Square, Near Victory Tunnel, The Mall, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India. Rs.3,993/- per night/ per room.


5. Bridge View Regency Near Tourism Lift, The Mall Road, Shimla-171001, Himachal Pradesh, India. ( 2 km away from Shimla Railway Station & Main Bus Stand and 23 km away from Shimla Airport) Rs.2,750/- per night/ per room.


Cheap and Best Hotels Of Shimla:-

Aditya Home Stay, Taranchalam, Near F.R.U. Office, Shimla-173219, Himachal Pradesh, India. (20 km away from Jubberhatti Airport, Shimla, 13 km away frm Shimla Railway Station & 14 km away from ISBT, Shimla) Rs.2,999/- per night/ per room.


Cedar Heights Resorts, Village Koti, Kuffi-Chhail Road, Shimla-171012, Himachal Pradesh, India. (40 km away from Shimla Airport, 21 km away from Shimla Railway Station & 25 km away from New Bus Stand Shimla) Rs.2,368/- per night/ per room.


Hotel Crystal Palace, Beside Tourism Lift, Near the Mall Road, Shimla-171001, Himachal Pradesh, India. ( 3.5 km away from Shimla Airport & 3 km away from Scandal Point) Rs.1,750/- per night/ per room.


Hotel Chaman Palace, Fingask Estate Near Kali Bari Temple, Shimla-171003, Himachal Pradesh, India. (1 km away from Gaiety Theater & Shimla Mall) Rs. 1,260/- to 3,000/- per night/ per room.


Hotel Dreamland, The Mall Road, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India.( Near Christ Church & Jakku Temple) Rs.962/- per night/ per room.



(Rate of  Hotels may be changed time to time)


Note:- These are all informations have been taken from different sources such as magazines, blog reviews, tourist reviews etc.

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