The Best of Shimla !
The most stunning places to see in Shimla, you can ask our travel desk to assist you in visiting these.
/Institute of Advanced Studies
Institute of Advanced Studies
Built by the British, IIAS is primarily the summer retreat of Indian President. It was passed on to the nation by the then president – Dr. Radhakrishnan as an institute to promotes advances studies in humanities and arts in India. The building is a classical architectural design with a proficient fireproofing system. A visit to the institute is actually a walk through the modern Indian history, which is why it is among the best places to visit in Shimla.
Distance from the hotel : 1.8 km
Driving time : 6 minutes
/Annadale Army Museum :
Annadale Army Museum :
Get a glimpse of the history of Indian army at Annandale Army Heritage Museum. Surrounded by a dense forest and golf course, this modest, one-story museum features an interesting collection of weapons, uniforms, and flags, as well as dioramas. Check out the adjoining greenhouse with a large and diverse collection of cacti, and don't miss the chance to walk around the tranquil gardens. A small onsite cafe offers refreshments. Note that this is an army site, so bring your passport.
Distance from the hotel : 2.5 Kms
Driving time : 8 minutes,/strong>
/Jakhu Temple
Jakhu Temple
Believed to be the highest peak in Shimla, this hill is 8000 feet high and is a major tourist attraction in Shimla. This temple is a heaven for all the nature lovers and pilgrims who come to visit the historic 108 feet tall Hanuman statue at the Jakhoo temple. It is almost a short trek for adventure seekers which makes it one of the best places to visit in Shimla in February.
Distance from the hotel : 8 kms
Driving time : 30 minutes
Naldehra is one of the best places to visit near Shimla as it offers the most picturesque sunrise and sunset views. With dense deodar trees and naturally rich flora and fauna, this place has amazing forest cover to be enjoyed on a horse ride. The stunning view, calmness, and fresh air are sure to leave anyone spellbound.
/Himalayan Bird Park
Himalayan Bird Park
This place is ideal for Shimla sightseeing. There is no doubt that in Shimla, places to visit are endless. While the town has something for every type of traveler, its Himalayan Bird Park is an ideal attraction for nature and bird lovers. Open only during the summers, one can spot a variety of exotic and native birds here. It makes up for one of the greatest places to visit in Shimla in one day. This is one of those Shimla tourist places that you’ll never forget.
/Taradevi Temple
Taradevi Temple
While Shimla has quite a few famous temples, the Tara Devi Temple is a place one must visit during his or her sightseeing tour. Located atop a hill, the temple can be reached via the Kalka-Shimla Highway, and makes for a great spot for rejuvenating one’s mind, body, and soul.