SightSeeing

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Sankat Mochan Temple
Situated at a distance of seven kilometers from Shimla, you can reach this spot with its famous Hanuman Temple on foot or by car.

Tara Devi
The temple at Tara Devi seven kilometers from Shimla on a hill top is approachable by rail and car.

Indian Institute of Advance Studies
Situated on a hillock west of Shimla this was formerly the palace of British Viceroy built in 1888. The huge, fortress- like building with its spectacular English- renaissance great stone structure has six story's and a magnificent reception. On Sunday only the grounds around the magnificent building are open.

Jakhu Temple
Dedicated to the God Hanuman, the temple is at an altitude of 2455 meters, it is two kilometers from The Ridge, and it is also approachable by vehicular road from Sanjauli. It offers a panoramic view over the surrounding valleys, out to the snow capped peaks and over Shimla itself. There are many monkeys around the temple.

Kufri
It's a popular ski resort and is at a distance of sixteen kilometers from Shimla. With thick woods around it offers a panoramic view of 2000 miles of the great Himalyan ranges.

Naldehra
It is at a distance of 23 Kms from Shimla. There is a thick cedar forest, attractive picnic spot and sixteen hole golf course.

Fagu
There is a very fine view from this spot and has a lot of snow in winters. Its 22 Kms from Shimla.

Mashobra
A thickly wooded suburb is pleasant enough for forest walks around this picnic spot. It's at a distance of 13 Kms from Shimla.

Toy Train
Himachal Pradesh has two narrow gauge Rail tracks > Kalka - Shimla and Pathankot-Jogindernagar. On both these lines run the mini trains, popularly called 'Toy Trains' by the tourists. Travelling on these trains is a thrilling experience as the lines, trains and the landscape of charming hills, tunnels and bridges and valleys, which one encounters on the way leaves a lasting impression of ecstasy and joy. Do not miss this experience.