Exploring magnificent nature with Shimla Holidays Packages India made by experienced Shimla Tours Operators Delhi. Offering a pool of Shimla tour Packages that are not just budget-friendly, but also apt as per your needs. This implies that you can easily ask for a customized package that would fulfill all your travel requirements at very nominal rates. Whether it is summer or winter, this place is an ideal location for you all year around. July to September is not considered to be as the peak season due to occasional landslides and heavy rainfall. However, you may find some tourists in this season as well. The hotel prices are also generally lower at this time and you get the opportunity to witness the lush character of Shimla.
Basic Facts About Shimla:
The second most popular hill station located in Himachal Pradesh, Which Sends chills and Shivers inside tourist’s body.
■ Ranked: 2nd of 50 Himachal Pradesh Tourism Destinations
■ Famous for/as: Hill
■ State: Himachal Pradesh
■ District: Shimla
■ Altitude: 2205 m
■ Language spoken: Hindi
■ Weather info: Winter -2 to 10°C; Summer 14 to 28°C
■ Pincode: 171001
■ STD code: 0177
Studies suggest that Shimla got its name after the ancient Hindu goddess Shyamlya Devi. The goddess is known to be an incarnation of kali. It was earlier mostly covered up with dense green forests and people belonging to Shimla worshipped in the Jakhoo temple. This place was once known as the summer capital of India. But, after Independence, it was recognized as the capital of Punjab. Later, Shimla became the capital of Himachal Pradesh. With a rich political and cultural history, it is a great spot for those who want to chill.
Also known as Simla, this destination remained uninfluenced from commercialization and globalization. People here live in small huts. A large number of festivals are celebrated here with great zeal. Also, the traditional dance and music of Shimla is very popular. The exclusive dance forms found in Shimla include the Jataru Kayang dance, Rasa dance, Kayang Dance, Shand and Shabu dances, Bakayang dance, Chohara dance and Bnayangchu dance. People here involve in varied music and dance forms to seek the blessings of God.
Here are some major highlights to go through –
♦ What to Expect: Ice Skating, Minchys, Trekking, River Rafting, Glen.
♦ How to Travel to Shimla: Jubarhati is the nearest airport, There are several Buses from Himanchal Road Transportation Services, the railway station is merely 1 km away from main town and connected to kalka.
♦ Minimum duration of honeymoon: Atleast 2 to 3 days
♦ Time to Visit: April, May, August, May, July, September
♦ Most Preferred By: Couples and Singles
Top Destinations to Visit in Shimla
• Temples : Jakhoo Temple, Tara Devi Temple, Mata Hatkoti Temple, Tara Devi Temple
• Hills : Shaily Peak, Barobagh hill, Hatu Peak, Fagu, Jakhoo Hill
• Heritage Sites : Ellerslie, Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, Railyboard Building
• Castles : Rothney Castle, Gorton Castle, Manorville Castle
♦ Make sure you are aware of all the emergency contacts, like police, ambulance, tourist information office etc.
♦ Keep certain essential stuff with you, for e.g. water, packaged food, torch, mosquito repellent, woolen clothes and toilet paper.
♦ Carry a sunscreen lotion to escape sunburn. It should have minimum SPF 20.
It is an ideal location for all age group individuals. Thus, you can plan for a holiday vacation, not just with your beloved partner, but also with your complete family and relatives. You can easily explore our packages in detail and contact our executives, in case of a query. So, it’s time to head to this beautiful destination and enjoy the cozy cloudy atmosphere, sprinkle of rain and sunshine weather.