Ideal duration: 2-4 days
Best Time: March-June/November-January Read More
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Shimla is the capital of Himachal Pradesh and a popular hill-station among Indian families and honeymooners. Situated at the height of 2200m, it was the summer capital of British India. The hill station 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.
Shimla is well connected with many cities and is just 4 hours from the nearby city of Chandigarh. The city has an airport as well; however, there aren't many daily flights from here. The railway station connects Shimla with the plans and is famous for the Kalka-Shimla train route; a UNESCO listed World Heritage site.
Shimla is often covered along with nearby towns of Kufri, a hill-station almost always covered by snow and Chail, famous for a 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.
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.
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Q. Please suggest a place to visit in February where snow / snowfall can be experienced?
Kovid Kapoor2 years ago
Q. Want to travel in End of January. Is it comfortable and viable to travel in winter for honeymoon at this location?
CHETAN KULKARNI3 years ago
Q. I will go shimla in November Temperature what degree.
Jatin Tatka3 years ago
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