Shimla is one of the most breathtaking and beautiful hill stations in India. It is a ravishing retreat in summers for tourists across the world. It is the capital of the state of Himachal Pradesh. It was the summer capital of India during the British period when all high-ranking officers used to descend on Shimla during summers. From snow-capped mountain to picturesque view of hills, Shimla offers a mélange of diverse tourist places. There are also a clutch of old churches and temples located around Shimla which are renowned for their architectural ingenuity and heritage value. The Mall Road which is located in the centre of Shimla is a vibrant marketplace where tourists take a stroll during evening.
The Capital city of Himachal Pradesh is beautifully compact with most amazing tourist attractions such as Ridge, an adorable place to be soaked into the views of surroundings. You can also visit Mall Road, the most happening place of Shimla from where you can purchase handicrafts, shawls, exquisite jewelry and many more. Kurfi is also a pleasing place. One can also go for enjoying a ride in a toy train in Kalka. All these places are pleasing and can be enjoyed more in the months of October to June. Weather during this time is pleasing and enhances your tour experience.
There are more than 300 hotels in Shimla which are ranging from plush luxury properties to pocket friendly budget hotels. The Oberoi Cecil is one of the finest five star hotels that offer the finest elegant accommodation with its grand rooms and suites along with excellent multi-cuisine fare. Some other properties that falls under same category are Radisson Jass Shimla and Windflower Hall which are unique in their styles and architectural way. Each of them is filled with beautifully decorated rooms and offers heartwarming hospitality to their guests.
For those who wishes enjoy their vacations in luxury with moderate price are offered with the different 4 and 3 star properties. East Bourne Resort (4 star) has 75 luxurious rooms with all the modern amenities. This hotel has an in-house multi-cuisine rooftop restaurant ‘Vertigo’ which serves Mediterranean, Thai and local delights. There is Hotel Bridge View Regency (3 Star) that has spacious 15 rooms with all the modern amenities. This is home to famous local restaurant – ‘Moti Mahal Deluxe restaurant. There is a rooftop restaurant where once can enjoy the variety of cuisines overlooking the mountains. Some other options in four and three star accommodation places include Hotel Marigold Sarovar Portico, Hotel Combermere, Club Mahindra, Hotel Falcon Crest, Hotel Kalra Regency which are considered as the best Shimla hotels.
Tara Devi Temple, Jakhu Temple, Scandal Point and Kufri are some of the most sought-after tourist spots in Shimla. One can also settle for tidy and cozy Budget Hotels In Shimla as there are many excellent options. Hotel Siddhartha, Hotel Rock Sea and Hotel Apple Rose are Shimla hotels which are the best hotels in Shimla under budget hotel segment. Rooms are neat and natty, and their location is also quite good. Hotel Hilltop provides a picturesque view and its interiors are imaginatively done.