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You Don't Know Shimla if You have Not Traveled to These Places

You Don't Know Shimla if You have Not Traveled to These Places akshartours.com

Shimla, as the summer capital of the British in India, still harbours the lingering echoes of the British era. Situated in the lower ranges of the Himalayan mountains, it is surrounded by pine deodar, oak and rhododendron forests. The snow-covered high-ranges, the valleys breathe gurgling streams and swaying fields. 

You Don't Know Shimla if You have Not Traveled to These Places:

  1. Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)
  2. Kufri (Himachal Pradesh)
  3. Naldehra (Himachal Pradesh)
  4. Mandi (Himachal Pradesh)

Day 1. Shimla is known as the ‘Queen of Hill Stations’

Shimla is known as the ‘Queen of Hill Stations’
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Pritesh tells HolidayIQ, "We went from Kalka to Shimla in the toy train. This toy train is very beautiful."  The places that are a must-visit is outlined for us by Gurbachan, "Jakhoo Temple, Kufri, Mall Road, Naldera, Green Valley etc, is very good places to visit. Adventure park and mini zoo are also popular at Kufri."

Day 2. Fagu the tiny hamlet along the Hindustan Tibet Road

Fagu the tiny hamlet along the Hindustan Tibet Road
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"Fagu is a very beautiful place in Kufri region of Shimla," explains Nishant on HolidayIQ. Located at a distance of 6 km from Kufri, you can do "skating and sliding at the plain snow-clad ground," says Abhijeet. 

Day 3. Naldehra is located at distance of just 22 km from Shimla

Naldehra is located at distance of just 22 km from Shimla
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Rizwan shares about his experience in Naldehra on HolidayIQ, "It is surrounded by many famous temples, villages and picnic spots, and it has a choice for film-makers too.The oldest golf course is also situated on a hill. Famous water sports like rafting can be enjoyed and thrilling experience may be attained at Tatta Pany at Satluj River.

Day 4. Chindi sports acres of apple orchards

Chindi sports acres of apple orchards
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source: himachalonline.com

"Many people would've visited Shimla, but few people venture out to this place which is about 100kms from Shimla on Shimla-Karsog Road," Rama Krishnan expresses himself on HolidayIQ. "There is Kamakhya mandir, Mamleshwar mandir, trek to Shikari Devi temple which is 18kms can also be done but depends on the weather."

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