Once the summer capital of British India, the popular hill resort of Shimla excludes colonial charm and character. Set in the foothills of the Himalayas, this picturesque town has a spectacular setting boasting outstanding views over dense forests, green pastures and snow-capped peaks. Embark on one of the most picturesque train rides in the world, venturing into the Himalayas through an incredible 100 tunnels and over 800 bridges. You’ll also discover Shimla’s colonial streets and British bygone era by taking a leisurely stroll around the town, stopping at the Viceregal Lodge, Gaiety Theatre and Christ Church, to name but a few.
Tours that visit Shimla
India’s Golden Triangle with Shimla & Amritsar.