Shimla Experience: Ridge is the epitome of peaceful ambience that greets the visitiors and from where one can get ready to experience and savour the beauty, the sights and sounds of Shimla.Dwelling on a panoramic location, the hilly town is surrounded by green pastures and snow-capped peaks. The spectacular cool hills accompanied by the structures made during the colonial era create an aura, which is very different from other hill stations.
Food, sight-seeing and shopping: Lakkar Bazaar, a shopping place famous for its wooden handicrafts in Shimla. It is a market place situated adjoining the Ridge in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. The bazaar’s wooden toys, walking sticks and Tibetan carpet are very famous. The wooden toys are made by a small group of Sikh carpenters who settled here a century ago from Hoshiarpur. There is also a roller skating rink here. Shimla is known as the Queen of Hill stations in India.
Activities & things to do: Nature walk amongst the Himalayan flora and fauna
and to the nearby villages.Photography.
Travel tips, How to reach, travel warnings etc: Naldehra is located at a distance of around 22 kilometers from Shimla, Naldehra is one of the best and the oldest golf courses in India. Lord Curzon laid the foundation of this golf course in the year 1903, during the colonial rule in India. It is said that he was so mesmerized by the natural beauty of this place that he named his daughter 'Naldera' after this place! Considered as one of the most challenging golf courses in the country, this is a par 68, nine-hole golf course.
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