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Places To Visit In Mashobra

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1. Reserve Forest Sanctuary

Reserve Forest Sanctuary
3.1 /5

1 km
from city center
1 out of 10
Places To Visit in Mashobra

If you come to Mashobra, you just do not miss one of Asia's largest watersheds, supplying water to Shimla. The Reserve Forest Sanctuary is a must visit not only for being popular in the continent, but for the lush coniferous cover surrounding it, but also because it is a birdwatcher's delight.

2. Craignano

Top Attraction 3.5 /5

1 km
from city center
2 out of 10
Places To Visit in Mashobra

Craignano is a spectacular picnic spot that was earlier a villa of Chevalier, an Italian photographer in India from colonial times who named it in honor of his native town Craignano Town in Italy. The Italian Villa is flanked by streams and pines, and oaks on all sides and is constructed out of wood. Craignano is a spot for adventure sports enthusiasts as well, with options for rock climbing, rappelling, and other activities available.

3. WildFlower Hall Hotel

WildFlower Hall Hotel
3.1 /5

3 km
from city center
3 out of 10
Places To Visit in Mashobra

Originally built as a residence of Lord Kitchener of Khartoum, this building is said to have been a favourite retreat of Lord Ripon. However, the building got burnt in 1993 and a new Wildflower building was built as a hotel there by joint venture between HP government and Oberoi group of Hotels.

4. Jakhu Temple

Jakhu Temple

4 out of 10
Places To Visit in Mashobra

Jakhoo Temple is dedicated to Lord Hanuman. The site is one of the most sought-after tourist attractions in Shimla, attracting tourists and visitors of all ages and religions apart from Hindu pilgrims and devotees. Jakhu Temple has the world's largest Hanuman statue, which is visible from most parts of Shimla.

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5. Mahasu Peak and Fair

Mahasu Peak and Fair
3.1 /5

51 km
from city center
5 out of 10
Places To Visit in Mashobra

If you're a big fan of exploring little known traditions and festivals, you might consider visiting the Mahasu Peak in the month of May. The festival, known as Mahasu Jatara, falls on the third Tuesday of May, celebrates the shifting of the idol of the chief deity Lord Mahasu.

6. Retreat Building - Official Retreat Residence of the President

Retreat Building - Official Retreat Residence of the President

6 out of 10
Places To Visit in Mashobra

Located in Chharabara, just 10 km from Shimla, the Retreat Building is the official retreat residence for the President of India. It was built in 1850 and was part of the Viceroy of India property. The architectural pattern and the natural beauty of the place have made The Retreat a tourist attraction in Shimla.

7. Tattapani


7 out of 10
Places To Visit in Mashobra

A popular tourist destination in Himachal Pradesh, Tattapani has Hot water springs, temples, caves, meadows and various venturesome activities like trekking, river rafting and rock climbing can spur your sleeping spirits while a silent walk along Sutlej River and lush green valley can bring tranquillity to your tired mind.

8. Kufri


8 out of 10
Places To Visit in Mashobra

Kufri in Shimla district, Himachal Pradesh is one of the most sought after holiday destinations, and more so for couples, because of its proximity to Shimla and relatively higher altitude which makes it a place with snow all through the winters. Kufri is just about 7 km from Mashobra and is quite a retreat if you're in Shimla and snow is something which excites you.

9. Chadwick Falls

Chadwick Falls

9 out of 10
Places To Visit in Mashobra

Chadwick Falls is located in the Glen Forests of the beautiful city of Shimla. This stream of water trickles from a height of about 100 metres. Some explorers recall a walk through the forest as an adventurous experience because of the damp and dark environment created by the thick canopying forest.

10. Shali Tibba

Shali Tibba

10 out of 10
Places To Visit in Mashobra

Shali Tibba hill is located in Khatnol village which is 35 km from Shimla. Shali Tibba is also known as 360 as you would be able to see a 360 view from the peak of Kufri, Fagu, Shimla and Narkanda Hills. The altitude of Shali Tibba is 2873 m, and forests cover the trail. The mountain peak has a temple dedicated to Goddess Bhimakali which is revered by the locals.

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What are the top hotels in Mashobra?

There are 469 Hotels in Mashobra which can be booked through Holidify. The most popular hotels in Mashobra are Chapslee Hotel, Karam Vidhata Resorts, Hill-View 2BHK in Mashobra-Naldera, Premium Home Studio in Bharari, Hotel Kaithli Hills Shimla, Elegant 2BHK House in Bharari. You can see all the hotels in Mashobra here

What are the top sightseeing places in Mashobra?

The top sightseeing places in Mashobra are Reserve Forest Sanctuary, Craignano, WildFlower Hall Hotel, Jakhu Temple, Mahasu Peak and Fair, Retreat Building - Official Retreat Residence of the President.

How can I commute within Mashobra?

Intra city commuting is a combination of walking and using cabs. If you have good company, cabs should be a smaller part of the commuting. But have your hotel book you one with transparency of cost, or book one beforehand for ease of travel.
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Can you suggest an itinerary for Mashobra?

Mashobra is a town of rejuvenation and a secret getaway from the humdrum of the city life. Your stay in Mashobra depends on all on where you choose to stay. The proximity of the various tourist attractions is of major importance because the attractions in Mashobra are less and scantily spread. Start your day with a breakfast at your hotel or a nearby eatery and if you're hale and hearty, trek a bit to Craignano, and spend some time till noon there. Next, it really depends on what time you are in Mashobra. If it's in May, you can attend the Mahasu Fair and Festival, and if not, then trek to the Reserve Forest Sanctuary and camp a while there as well. Later in the evening, you can come down to the town for an early dinner and set out early next morning.
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