Places to visit in Shimla

Ridge, Shimla

Ranked 1 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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"At night ridge looks magical and view is awesome." 2 months ago
"Very beautiful place " Oct 24, 2017
Ridge is located in the core of the fascinating Shimla and offers a large open space. The beautiful region is full of lush vegetation and panoramic scenic beauty. The Ridge joins the Scandal Point and leads to Lakkar Bazaar on the east side. It has become a popular destination fo... Read more

Jakhu Temple, Shimla

Ranked 2 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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"The beautiful place with peace and Divine" 2 months ago
"Planned thief" Oct 23, 2017
Jakhu Temple is a majestic temple and dedicated to Lord Hanuman. Situated on the top of the beautiful Jakhu hill at an altitude of 2455 meters above the sea level it is surrounded by forest. There are many monkeys around this temple but fortunately do not attack travelers. It is ... Read more

The Mall, Shimla

Ranked 3 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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"Experience was great" 2 months ago
"Shimla: Queen of hills" Oct 25, 2017
The Mall at Shimla is the shopping centre of the capital city. The Mall Road stretching from Scandal Point to Oberoi Clark Hotel features establishments like restaurants, clubs, banks, bars, post offices and tourist centres. Visitors can take a stroll along this popular street.... Read more

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    Indian Institute Of Advanced Study, Shimla

    Ranked 4 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "Please don't visit as it's only lawn area, wait for your turn and visit inside " May 8, 2017
    "Famous as Vice regal lodge" Jan 26, 2017
    The Indian Institute of Advanced Study was built during 1884-1888 during the British rule in India. Housed in Viceregal Lodge atop Observatory Hill, the premise is encircled by pine trees and gardens. Visitors can explore the entrance hall and gardens of the institution, as the... Read more

    Christ Church, Shimla

    Ranked 5 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "Beautiful heritage" 5 days ago
    "Shilma is a best for Christmas eve." 2 months ago
    Christ Church at the Ridge is the second oldest church in northern India constructed in 1846-1857. Designed by Colonel J. T. Boileau, the Church features a clock on the church tower that was put up in 1860. The porch along with the church was added in 1873. The church is visibl... Read more

    Himalayan Nature Park In Kufri, Shimla

    Ranked 6 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "Wonderful Himalayan Alps" Aug 16, 2017
    ". Kufari Shimla" Jun 2, 2017
    The Himalayan Nature Park in Kufri, one of the popular locations around Shimla, is located at a distance of 16 km. The site renowned for its ski slopes is a natural habitat of rich flora and fauna with about 140 species. Along with the park, the state government has set up a Pot... Read more

    Scandal Point, Shimla

    Ranked 7 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "Signify the old colonial atmosphere " 2 months ago
    "Scandal point" Oct 20, 2017
    Scandal Point is a popular tourist site located on the Mall Road, nearby Railway Building. The site is situated at the intersection of road to Ridge and the Mall. Scotland Church, historical Alfa restaurant and the beautiful view of the valleys are the highlighting features of t... Read more

    Kali Bari Temple, Shimla

    Ranked 8 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "Nice place just opposite to the mall " Jun 19, 2016
    "Very silent and holy place " Feb 26, 2016
    The Kali Bari Temple, one of the ancient temples of the city, was built in 1845. Dedicated to the fearsome reincarnation of Goddess Kali, known as Shyamala, the Goddess is believed to have existed near Jakhoo. The shrine of the blue Goddess existed near Rotheny Castle on Jakhoo ... Read more

    Sankat Mochan Temple, Shimla

    Ranked 9 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    ""Peaceful and divine"" Oct 23, 2016
    "Religious place and must visit" Feb 1, 2016
    The Sankat Mochan Temple is one of the most popular worship places in Shimla. The temple is located in the midst of lush green trees just below National Highway 22. Tourists can see the Himalayan ranges and the widespread city of Shimla. In the 1950s, Baba Neeb Karori Ji Mahara... Read more

    Green Valley, Shimla

    Ranked 10 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "Green valley open valley" Jun 18, 2017
    "Not a worthy place to visit!" Apr 21, 2017
    Green Valley is a picnic spot in Shimla, the summer capital of India during the British regime. It lies on National Highway 22, 7 km away from Shimla on the way to Kufri Hill station. This site is easily noticeable for those who are travelling from Shimla to Kufri. As the name su... Read more

    Bhimakali Temple, Shimla

    Ranked 11 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "Pristine Temple surrounded by the mountains" 3 months ago
    "Very pleasant and a must place to visit " Oct 31, 2015
    The Bhimakali Temple, dedicated to Goddess Durga in the form of Bhimakali, is one of the famous Hindu shrines in the Himalayan province. Initially, the temple was the worship place of Bushair rulers of Rampur (Shimla). The temple exhibits fine artwork of Himachali architecture,... Read more

    Jakhoo Hill, Shimla

    Ranked 12 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "Tallest Hanuman Temple" 5 days ago
    "I think it is a best tourist place that I want2 go" 2 months ago
    Jakhoo Hill, is located at a distance of 1 kilometre from the Ridge, and is at a height of 8,000 feet above sea level. The highest peak of Shimla provides a beautiful view of the city with sunrise, sunset, the valleys of evergreens and snow-covered Himalayan ranges. Jakhoo Hill ... Read more

    St Mary's Church, Shimla

    Ranked 13 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "Usual but crowded church" Sep 12, 2016
    "Holy place in Shimla " Feb 10, 2016
    St Mary's Church is located at Kotgarh, situated nearby Shimla. It was constructed in 18th century, exact date varies most records attribute it to 1843 while others claim it was constructed in 1872. However, being in the exquisite natural beauty and near the Himalayan Range makes... Read more

    Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, Shimla

    Ranked 14 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "Place of Dramas and Plays" Jan 7, 2016
    "The Soul Of The Gaiety' Are Art And Artists " Nov 30, 2015
    The Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex is one of the testimonies of the historic British capital of India, designed by Henry Irwin. The 122 years old Cultural Complex is an important centre for all the theatrical, cultural and literary events. The Gaiety theatre along with Town Ha... Read more

    Golf Course, Naldehra, Shimla

    Ranked 15 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "Excellent place to do Horse riding " Jan 27, 2016
    "Full of beauty " Dec 17, 2015
    The Golf Course in Naldehra is among the oldest golf clubs in the world, situated 23 kilometres from Shimla. With a springing turf, the golf course stretches over a sprawling area enveloped among trees at an altitude of 2,200 metres. Initially a 9-hole course, the Naldehra golf ... Read more

    Shimla State Museum, Shimla

    Ranked 16 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "Great!" Mar 25, 2017
    "Not a good place." Feb 16, 2017
    The Shimla State Museum was set up in 1974 to protect and preserve the hill-out and cultural wealth of Himachal Pradesh. Artefacts and art objects in the museum exhibit collections pertaining to art, archaeology and cultural anthropology of Himachal Pradesh. There are 10,000 ob... Read more

    Palace Of Maharaja Patiala, Shimla

    Ranked 17 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "Wonderful and royalist place " Dec 30, 2015
    "Royal place for royal people " Dec 30, 2015
    The Palace of Maharaja Patiala is positioned in the midst of Himalayan Pines at an altitude of 2,250 metres at Chail. The palace was constructed by the Maharaja of Patiala in 1891 and also served as a lodging place of British officials and laureates. The palace is spread over a... Read more
    Woodville, Shimla

    Woodville, Shimla

    Ranked 18 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "A Palace From Victorian To Royals Of Jubbal " Nov 30, 2015
    "A well maintained property with good food " Feb 26, 2015
    Woodville is among the finest and oldest sites of Shimla built in 1865. Located in the east of the city, the mansion was the honoured residence of the Commander-in-Chief during the British regime. General Sir William Rose Mansfield was the first occupant of the bungalow. In 188... Read more

    Chail Wildlife Sanctuary, Shimla

    Ranked 19 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "An awesome place to hangout" May 14, 2016
    "Very cool place but need to be lucky to view animals " Feb 19, 2016
    The Chail Wildlife Sanctuary is a forest cover, perched over the Himalayas at an altitude of 1,000 metres to 2,180 metres above sea level. The hunting reserve of the Royals of the Patiala Kingdom, the forest reserve was declared a wildlife sanctuary in 1976. The region demarcat... Read more
    Photo Art Gallery, Shimla

    Photo Art Gallery, Shimla

    Ranked 20 of 39 things to do in Shimla

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    "Excellent Place" Feb 19, 2016
    "Good old construction " Mar 31, 2015
    The Photo Art Gallery is a famous gallery where the beauty, culture, flora and fauna of the Himalayan state, Himachal Pradesh can be explored. The gallery exhibits 20,000 photographs of the state taken by the famed photographer, Inder Pal. Some of the highlighting works are Bhim... Read more

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