Monday, 22 April 2013

Hill Queen Shimla

Posted by Unknown on 03:10 with 3 comments

As we know that Shimla is the capital of Himachal Pradesh and it is one of the most important destinations from the point view of tourism. It is the coolest place in Himachal Pradesh and also named as “Goddess Shyamla” which known as to Goddess Kali. This place was discovered by the British who immediately fell in love with this beautiful hill station. It is also known as “Queen of Hill Station” and the people of this city are very caring and loveable. A narrow links Kalka to Shimla. 106 small and big tunnels in between the way of Kalka to Shimla train with beautiful sight sceneries. Many attractions are attracts to many visitors in Shimla, few of the most important destinations are as follow:

Christ Church and St. Michael’s Cathedral: Christ Church is built in 1846-1857 and it is one of the oldest churches in Northern India. It is also known as “The Ridge” important landmark of Shimla. With this place attached many places for shopping like as The Mall Road, The Lakkar Bazaar and Scandal Point as well.

Beautiful Temples: Shimla is also known for temples around Himachal Pradesh. Jhaku Temple is dedicated to Lord Hanuman, it so far nearby Ridge at 45 minutes walking distance with beautiful surrounding valleys, snow-capped peaks and over town itself. Another most important temple is “Sankat Mochan” in the way of Shimla to Kalka by road. “Kali Bari” temple is also known for “Shyamala Devi” as per goddess of Kali. For the distance of 20 Km Tara Devi temples is situated on the top hills of Shimla. You can reach by bus, rail and car as suitable.

Nearby Stations: Many of the beautiful places are visit to nearby Shimla. Rampur town is a very beautiful town situated on the bank of river Satluj. One of the most important destinations for temples, sightseeing’s and cafe’s as well. Some more beautiful places to visit nearby Shimla such as Kufri, Wild Flower Hall, Narkanda, Chail, Sarahan and Mashobra as well.

Hotels and Resorts in Shimla: Many cheapest accommodations are available with 94 hotels nearby Shimla. City has many beautiful hotels and resorts are as follows:

1.       Hotel Wildflower Hall.

2.       Radisson Shimla.

3.       Hotel Ashiana Regency.

4.       Honeymoon Inn.

5.       Hotel Willow Banks.

6.       Surya Hotel.

7.       The Destination Resort.

8.       Hotel Leela Regency.

9.       Shingar Hotel.

10.   Fair Mount Shimla.

11.   Woodville Palace Resorts.

12.   Shilon Resort.

13.   Toshali Royal View Resort.

14.   Hotel Quality Inn Himdev.

15.   Hotel Springfields.

16.   Chapslee Palace.

17.   Clarke’s Hotel.

18.   Hotel Oberoi Shimla.

19.   Himani's Premium Shimla.

20.   Resorts in Shimla.

21.   The Chalets Naldehra.

22.   Snow King Retreat.

23.   Whistling Pine Resorts.

24.   Hotel Pineview.

25.   East Bourne Resort.

26.   Hotel Combermere.

27.   Hotel Asia The Dawn.


  1. You have nice blog and very well written. As we all know Shimla is one of the famous attraction as well well known hill station around India.
    Very Information. Keep it up....

  2. Shimla is considered as the hill queen of himachal pradesh .. there is no other word for shimla.

    Visited by thousands of visited every year, the vibrant beauty of shimla makes it my favorite place to roam around.

  3. Interesting post. I would like to add more tourist places in Shimla: Vice Regal Lodge, Annadale Museum, Himalyan Bird Park, Dorge Drag Monastery, Gorton Castle, Manorville Mansion, Potter’s Hill, Hatu Peak.