Spend Awesome Time in Most Amazing Hill Station Shimla
Shimla also called as queen of hills is one of the best hill stations in India. Shila is one of the most visited and beautiful vacation destination in India. The exciting place has scintillating scenic beauty thus making it one of the most preferred places for tourists, foreigners as well as honeymooners. Not only people from different parts of India but people from different parts of the world keep on coming here to enjoy the scenic beauty of Shimla.
Places to visit in Shimla
Jakhoo Temple This is a very old temple and is located on the popular hill named, Jakhoo and the precise altitude at which this holy place is located is2,455 mts above the sea level.
Kufri – It is one of those spectacular places in the world that will leave you completely mesmerized.
Indian Institute of Advanced Study It is a regal structure, and a must-see place in the city.
The Ridge This is situated in mall road of the city. This is mature and valued things in Shimla.
Other places to visit are Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, Tara Devi Temple, Annandale, Scandal Point, Kali Bari Temple, Green Valley, Shimla Heritage Walk, Himachal State Museum and lots others.
Things to do -If you are in Shimla and are planning to go Skiing then all you have to do is to visit a place called Kufri which is just 13kms away from Shimla. Situated at a height of 2622 meters this place offers breathtaking views and a chance to indulge into this lovely sporting. One thing that you need to remember is that you can only do Skiing during the winter month that starts from Mid November to Mid February. Apart from Skiing you can also stay into tent houses and involve yourself into host of other activities such as bungee jumping, cycling and Para gliding.
Overview of Shimla weather
If you are planning to visit Shimla it is best if you plan your trip during the months of September and June. The main reason behind this is that climate during these months is best to visit the place.
- Winter (October to February): If you want to see snowfall then this is an ideal time to visit Shimla. It is also the best time to enjoy other activities such as ice skating and skiing. The average temperature considered during these months is 8 degree Celsius and it can dip up to -2 degree Celsius. Moreover, it is also a good time for honeymooners.
- Summer (March to June): It is an ideal time to enjoy the scenic beauty of Shimla. The temperature during these moths ranges from 15 degreeCelsius to 30 degree Celsius. During these months you can enjoy the activities such as rafting, camping and trekking. During these months there is no snowfall however it can be seen at high altitudes. Monsoon (July to September): It is not considered a good time to visit this place because due to excessive rain there can be landslides in the area.