Once the Summer Capital of the British India, Shimla is truly a perfect place to enjoy weekend. Now the capital of Himachal Pradesh, it is a Hill station up north, offering a great view. The place still has the touch of British architecture and designs in certain places; just walking around the Mall is pleasurable. Nothing like the mainstream Indian climate, Shimla is very cool and fresh. The lush green Hills and the snow capped mountains stand tall, making it a very scenic place. A weekend trip to Shimla will totally be a leisure holiday with family Or friends. This trip will be worthwhile because it will give you a different experience of tranquility altogether. The package trip, Shimla short escape will be a good idea to cover best places of Shimla in Himachal Pradesh.
Your lovely trip begins right from the time you climb up the hills from either Delhi or Chandigarh. The winding roads and the greenery on the way makes you anticipate for more. The Mall and the Ridge road are the main points; on the ridge road is an old church, Christ Church and its magnificent presence flatters the location even more. After reaching Shimla, spend the day at leisure and comfort of the hotel.
On the 2nd day, leave for excursion around Shimla. Right after the breakfast you will leave for Kufri, Just 14 km from Shimla. Visit here Indira Bungalow and the Himalayan Zoo. You will also enjoy pony rides to Mashu Peak. In the afternoon, return to Shimla and visit architectural site Viceregal lodge, which was designed by British architect. The lodge was the residence of the British viceroy of India. Later you can spend some time at the mall road and visit some most famous sites like second oldest church of north Indian Christ Church, and Scandal Point, Gaiety Theatre and many more. In the evening, return back to the hotel for a cozy and comfortable stay.
After the breakfast, it is time to return. Now drive back to delhi with the fully content of the trip.
- 3 Days / 2 Night
- Delhi - Shimla - Kufri - Delhi