Confirmation is immediate
No credit card or instant payment needed to book.
We'll send you an email confirming your reservation/payment details
Trip Title:Shimla City Tour
Start Date:2024-10-26 End Date:2024-10-26
Booked For:1 days,0 night
Shimla City Tour
Shimla City Tour
Shimla is the capital of Himachal Pradesh and a popular hill station among Indian families and honeymooners. Situated at a height of 2200m, Shimla was the summer capital of British India. Shimla still retains its old-world charm with beautiful colonial architecture, pedestrian-friendly Mall Road, and the ridge lined up with multiple shops, cafes, and restaurants. The city has an airport as well; however, there aren't many daily flights from here. The weather is pleasant for most of the months with tourists flocking especially during the summer months. The winters are cold with some days of snow from mid-December till February end. Shimla is often covered along with nearby towns of Kufri, a hill station almost always covered by snow, and Chail, famous for its huge palace and the highest cricket ground in the world. Tourists also visit the famous Jakhu Temple and engage in sightseeing at various viewpoints during their trip to Shimla.
Shimla City Tour
Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India 171001
Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India
26 Oct 2024,
26 Oct 2024, 08:00 PM
Organizors & Pubslished by holidaylandmark
Email:- contact@HolidayLandmark.com |
7739774984 | You Tube
|Instagram | WWW | Facebook
1. Christ Church
Time: 08:00 AM
The second oldest church in North India, this colonial landmark lies on The Ridge in Shimla. Built-in the neo-Gothic style, it is famous for its yellow facade, lovely interior, and collection of ancient scriptures. Visitors can attend daily mass at the church and admire its colorful stained glasses.
2. Mall Road
Time: 09:30 AM
One of the busiest streets in the city, Mall Road is lined with souvenir shops, hilltop hotels, chic restaurants, and local stalls. Open only for pedestrians, it's a great place to shop for woolens, branded clothes, items made of wood, jewelry, and pottery. Attractions such as Scandal Point, Getty Theater, Town Hall, etc. are located on the road.
3. Jakhoo Temple
Time: 10:30 AM
Dedicated to Lord Hanuman, the temple is situated on the tallest hill of Shimla known as Jakhoo Hill. The temple is also famous for its 108-foot-tall statue of Lord Hanuman which is visible from most places in Shimla. Visitors can get here by rental taxis or a trek. A good Shimla package will always include a visit to the Jakhoo temples in the itinerary.
4. Summer Hills
Time: 11.30 AM
Summer Hills is one of the best places to discover with your Shimla trip plan. Summer hill is a scenic town that is situated 5 kilometers away from the mountain range of Shimla. The place is covered in lush greenery and offers breathtaking views. Summer hill is a part of 7 famous hills in Shimla and is considered to be the best escape from the city’s monotony. The place is famous for its stunning sunrise and sunset. Also, people come here for trekking and for strolling amidst lush greenery.
5. Shimla State Museum
Time: 12:30 PM
The Shimla State Museum is a historic place that was built during the colonial period. The museum is also known as Himachal State Museum and is situated on Mount Pleasant. The place is a museum and a library that boasts a remarkable collection. You will find stunning paintings, handicrafts, sculptures, and artifacts that have been maintained from ancient times.
6. The Ridge
Time: 02.00 PM
The Ridge is that area of the city where one can all gather and celebrate or can go out to have a good time in the evening. It is a large open area where many events happen from time to time. Best of all, many tourist places are situated near it. Some of which include Christ Church and Mall Road.
7. Rashtrapati Niwas
Time: 03:00 PM
Rashtrapati Niwas is an apt place to be visited by history buffs and connoisseurs. Here, one will find many important articles and important remnants of the British Era. Therefore, one can add this destination to one’s list of places to visit in Shimla.
8. Jakhu Hill
Time: 04.00 PM
Jakhu Hill is the highest elevation point of Shimla (2,455 meters). Atop the hill lies a temple (Jakhoo Temple) dedicated to Lord Hanuman. One can opt to hike to the top or can choose to travel by cable car ride.
9. Himalayan Bird Park
Time: 05:00 PM
If you wish to go bird watching, then you need not go far from Shimla as Himalayan Bird Park is situated at a distance of 3.3 km from the city center. Here, one can spot a plethora of exotic birds. Thus, making it an amazing place to visit.
10. Scandal Point
Time: 06:30 PM
Just as the name suggests, the Scandal Point in Shimla is linked to various intriguing events, most specifically the elopement of the Maharaja of Patiala with the daughter of the British Viceroy. Nowadays, it is just a fun place to hang out.
Check out our best tour packages for Shimla and choose one that is most suitable for you as a tourist based on your interests. Here, we list some of the best places to visit when it comes to Shimla tourism. Shimla is much more than the magnificent snow-capped mountains. In Shimla, you can undertake so many adventure sports and activities such as fishing, golfing, nature walks, ice skating, skiing, trekking, and much more! Within Shimla, there are various places which offer these sports namely Kufri, Fagu, and Naldhera. During the winters, Kufri is the place to be if you want to try your hands at skiing as there are many ski resorts here. You can even do some ice skating in Rivoli and roller skating in Lakkar Bazar if you feel like it. Believe us when we say, that Shimla is the only place in the whole of Asia that has a natural ice skating rink. If you love watching sunsets, then head over to the Ridge which offers spectacular views of the seven hills of Shimla.
Trip Payment Cancallation & Refund Information
Payment Terms & Conditions
Travelers are requested to follow the given itinerary for 1 Day Shimla City Tour package. Ideally, this 1-day Shimla City Tour package can not be customized, however, if guests prefer to visit a different set of places in the Ooty city tour, they can check the possibility of the same with the listed car rental companies and request a custom quote.
Payment Modes (1000 characters limits)
Online Mode and Offline mode both
Cancellation and Refund Policy: (1000 characters limits)
Please also note that if a particular Shimla City Tour package is closed on the scheduled day of the tour, it will not be covered from the list of sightseeing places. Please check the possibility of visiting an alternate place with a cab vendor before you book the tour.