Shimla which is known for its beauty and peace is most visited place in Himachal Pradesh. Shimla is also the capital of Himachal Pradesh. This place is always one of the most favorite destinations of tourist in all seasons. People visit Shimla in summer because of the pleasant and calm weather and in winter because of the snowfall. So here I explain something about Shimla which is very important to know if you are planning to visit Shimla.
Shimla is largest city of Himachal Pradesh. In history Shimla was called as Simla by Britishers. They love to spend time in Shimla because of its weather. Shimla hosted various important meeting of Britisher that time. Britishers changed Shimla a Lot. Their biggest gift to Shimla was Kalka-Shimla Railway. Though it was built for their convenient but now days it is one of the biggest attractions in Shimla.
Places to visit in Shimla:- There are so many places in Shimla where you can visit during your trip.
- The Ridge
- The Mall Shimla
- Jakhu Temple
- Kalibadi Temple
- The Church
- Advance Study
- Chedwik Fall
- Tara Devi Temple
- Lakkar Bazaar
- Tibetan Market
There are some other places also to visit in Shimla but they are on its surroundings. Such as:-
- Wild Flower Hall
- Desu Mata Temple
- Fagu Peaks
If you like adventure you can make plan to visit
- Reckong Peo
How to Reach Shimla:- Shimla is well connected by road transport, airways and trains. If you come by bus you can take bused from Chandigarh Bus Stand and Delhi Bus ISBT. There is very good service from all places for Shimla. If you prefer air transport you can take flights from Delhi. There are limited flights for Shimla but there are sufficient flights in a week. Shimla is well connected with trains. There are sufficient trains till Chandigarh from all places and after Chandigarh you have to reach Kalka Railway Station and from there you can enjoy your journey to Shimla through Toy Train.
What to Put in Bag for Shimla: –
If you are packing your bag for Shimla tour there are some necessary things which you should not forget. The weather of Shimla is very unpredictable. Especially in summer season. Because in summer season rains affect the state a lot. Very light shower also make the weather cold. So don’t forget to keep light warm clothes in summer and an umbrellaalso. It will keep safe from rain and support you to walk also. Keep a pair of shoe and slippers also. In winter you should keep your warm clothes in.
Hope this information will help you out in making your Shimla journey the best one. Stay happy and best of journey!!!