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Offering you the opportunity to explore Shimla like never before, our brilliantly designed Shimla tour packages will let you celebrate your special tour to the exuberant hill station. Our packages include comfortable, pre-booked accommodations, excellent sightseeing tours, and fun activities, making your holiday more convenient and hassle-free. From discovering the hidden gems of the city to engaging in a plethora of fun-filled activities, our tour package for Shimla will let you make the most out of your holiday.

Shimla is famous for its natural beauty, colonial architecture, and rich cultural heritage. The gorgeous Mall Road, the serene Jakhoo Temple, the ancient Christ Church, and the magnificent Shimla Ridge are among Shimla's well-known attractions. It offers an array of adventure activities like trekking, camping, and skiing, providing an exciting and thrilling experience for you. With its calm and serene atmosphere, Shimla is also an ideal destination for relaxation and rejuvenation.

If you're looking for the best deals and offers on your Shimla travel packages, then look no further than Thrillophilia. Our Shimla packages are designed to cater to the needs and preferences of different travelers, whether you're a solo traveler, a couple, or a family. So, why wait? Book your Shimla tours with Thrillophilia today and start exploring the stunning landscapes of this incredible region.

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Best Time to Go For a Shimla Trip:

Shimla, the queen of hill stations, offering something special in every season. When considering the best time to visit Shimla, it ultimately depends on your preferences and the experiences you seek. Winter (December to February) is perfect for adventure lovers keen on snowboarding and skiing. Enjoy calm and serenity during spring (March to April) and autumn (October to November). The pleasant weather from May to September is ideal for sightseeing and hiking. Shimla's diverse attractions make it an inviting destination anytime. Whether you seek adventure, tranquility, or scenic beauty, Shimla has it all, ensuring a delightful experience whenever you plan your visit.

How to Reach Shimla:

1. By Air: The closest major airport to Shimla is the Shimla Airport located in Jubbarhatti, which is about 20 kilometres away. It receives regular flights from New Delhi and Chandigarh, serving as a major travel route to reach Shimla. Upon reaching this airport, simply take a private cab or a bus to reach your desired location. It takes around an hour to reach Shimla from New Delhi, via a flight.

2. By Rail: Shimla is connected to the plains via the Kalka-Shimla railway line. The narrow-gauge railway from Kalka to Shimla covers about 100 kilometres in approximately 6 hours. Trains like the Shivalik Express, Rail Motor, Shimla Express, Himalayan Queen, and Shimla Kalka Passenger operate on this line. The Kalka-Shimla toy train route, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, offers a unique and memorable travel experience through lush green mountains and profound valleys.

3. By Road: To embark upon your Shimla holiday package, you can also reach this hill station via road. Shimla is well-connected by road with major cities in North India, including New Delhi, Chandigarh, Kullu, and Manali. The Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) provides excellent bus services, with both AC and non-AC buses available from New Delhi, which takes approximately 8 hours to cover the distance of around 325 kilometres. 

Places to Visit on Shimla Tour:

Here are some of the best places to visit on a Shimla tour:

1. Kufri Hill stationThis is a small hill station with breathtaking scenery. Kufri is also known as Switzerland of India. It is famous for the ski slopes amidst panoramic views where deep valleys and forests point towards the majestic Himalayas and it is one of the best places to include in Shimla hoilday package. There are several places to visit in this place as a part of the Shimla packages such as Green Valley which is a beautiful mountain range, Indira Tourist Park which is known for its calm ambience and Chini Bungalow which is famous for its idols and structures.

2. Chadwick FallsNestled amidst lush greenery, Chadwick Falls in Shimla exudes a romantic charm. Take a leisurely stroll along the nature trails, hand in hand with your loved one. With the Shimla holiday tour package enjoy a picnic by the glistening waters, savouring the peaceful atmosphere. Capture stunning photographs together, framed by the picturesque backdrop and make the most of your Shimla tours. Embrace the tranquillity and create unforgettable moments of love and togetherness with the astounding Shimla holiday package.

3. Christ ChurchChrist Church is the second oldest church in North India. Built in 1857 by the British, this neo-Gothic style of architecture with its stained glass windows symbolize faith, hope, charity, fortitude, patience, and humanity. Visitors on a Shimla tours get a feeling of serenity while visiting this place.

4. Jakhoo TempleThe beautiful Jakhoo temple is located at Jakhoo Hills. This hill, which is the highest point in Shimla, is surrounded by alpine trees. The temple is dedicated to Lord Hanuman who is believed to have rested on this hilltop while flying the Sanjeevani hills to Ayodhya. An inspiring view of the Shivalik mountain range is also visible from the top of the hill and it is one of the best places to include in your Shimla trip packages.

5. Himalayan Bird Park: The little aviary is the home for rare and exotic birds including the iridescent moral pheasant, which was Himachal’s state bird once. It is a wonderful green surrounding with rare plants and trees in the wilderness of nature. This place is perfect for bird-watchers to spot the exotic birds and catch them in the camera and a must visit place to include in your tour package for Shimla.

6. Shimla State MuseumWith tour package for Shimla you can visit to the museum which takes you back in time and gives a glimpse of the glorious past of the city. The museum has an excellent collection which has been kept in 5 separate galleries - namely Pre-Historic, Wood-Carving, Wall Painting, Archaeology, and Numismatic.

7. Viceregal LodgeThe lodge is a must-visit attraction of Shimla with its well-maintained gardens and rose plants and pine trees all around. Also known as Rashtrapati Niwas, the lodge looks breathtakingly beautiful with the backdrop of the mountains. The amazing architecture of the building is ideal for history lovers and experience seekers on their trip to Shimla.

8. Kalibari TempleKalibari Temple is a Bengali hut-style shrine. It is situated in a vantage location near the Scandal point. The temple features a unique Hindu-style architecture along with the blue colored wooden idol of Goddess Kali. The temple has a panoramic view of mountains and lush green forests all around making it simply mesmerizing and it one of the best places to visit included in the Shimla holiday packages.

9. Scandal Point: Shimla packages includes a visit to Scandal Point, a place surrounded by beautiful mountain ranges. The place serves as the meeting point for locals and tourists. The place is very good for visitors to hand around during their leisure time, doing shopping from the shops all around and tasting mouth-watering delicacies at nearby eateries. An important landmark of this place is the statue of freedom fighter Lala Lajpat Rai and it is one of the amazing place to include in Shimla trip packages.

10. Mall Road: Nestled in the heart of Shimla, Mall Road is a picturesque boulevard that epitomizes the town's charm. Lined with quaint shops, colonial-style buildings, and cozy cafes, it exudes a timeless appeal. Strolling along this vibrant promenade, visitors are treated to breathtaking vistas of the surrounding hills and the Himalayas. As the nerve center of Shimla's social and commercial life, Mall Road is a delightful blend of history and contemporary allure, making it an essential stop for those seeking the essence of this enchanting hill station.

Things to Do on Shimla Trip:

Here are some of the best things to do on a Shimla trip:

1. Experience A Toy Train RideOne of the best things to do in Shimla trip is to experience a ride on the toy train from Kalka to Shimla. There are several two toy trains out of which the most famous one is the Shivalik Express. The Kalka Shimla Railway is one of the Indian rail lines on the World Heritage List.

2. A trip to KufriKufri is a beautiful hill station which is also known as Switzerland of India. A trip to Kufri as a part of the Shimla packages offers several activities which visitors can indulge into. Visitors can enjoy riding a Yak, a slow prodding fluffy animal. They can also enjoy a slide down the snowy trails on a sled, which is known as Tobogganing. There is an Adventure Resort which offers lots of adventures for its visitors and it is one of the best things to include in your Shimla tours.

3. Play Golf at NaldehraYou can also include this amazing activity to your Shimla travel package. The 18-hole golf course in Naldehra is one of the most renowned and oldest golf courses in India located at the top of the hill. The course is said to have a close resemblance to the famous Scottish link course. Golfers on a Shimla trip can find teeing off at an altitude to be an exhilarating experience.

4. Shop at Lekka Bazar: Lekka Bazar which is also known as the Tibetan market is a rich collection of intricately carved wooden toys and woolens with Kullu shawls being the prime attention. This is a nice place to collect souvenirs and gifts to take back home from the Shimla vacation and you must include this market in your Shimla vacation package.

5. Paragliding, Camping & Trekking: Shimla is known for sports such as Paragliding, camping, and trekking for being hill station. Paragliding is a free-flying activity that adventurous visitors enjoy, especially when they get the drop-dead gorgeous view. Camping can be enjoyable, especially at night. A campfire under the sky at night gives a thrill to the visitors. Shimla has several options of trails for those who love to trek. Bir Valley is one such location.

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Shimla Tour FAQs

What is the cost of Shimla trip?

The chosen Thrillophilia’s Shimla holiday tour package cost will depend upon multiple factors like the number of days you are planning to stay, places to visit, and the activities that you choose to undertake. If you are planning to spend around 3 to 4 days at Shimla, the trip can go up to INR 15,000 to 20,000. This cost is usually inclusive of accommodation, some meals, local transfers, professional guides, and sightseeing tours.

How much money is enough for Shimla trip?

As a destination, Shimla is versatile for all budgets ranging from small, middle and even luxury. In case you are planning a small budget trip, the total cost for a week can go up to INR 20,000 and for luxury trips, it can go up to INR 50,000. Before making your budget, check our series of Shimla tour packages with prices to plan your trip properly.

What is the cost of a Shimla tour for two people?

Our cheapest Shimla tour package starts from around INR 20,000 for two people. This can cover almost all aspects of your trip, right from meals, to stay, to guides, and the sightseeing tours in local transfers. The rest of the costs need to be borne by the travelers themselves.

How to plan Shimla tour?

For a seamless Shimla tour, choose Thrillophilia! With Thrillophilia, your entire trip planning becomes easy. Thrillophilia handle everything from accommodation to activities, ensuring a hassle-free experience. Simply select your preferred package, and let Thrillophilia take care of the rest. Enjoy the picturesque beauty of Shimla without the stress of planning – it's all taken care of by Thrillophilia for a memorable and worry-free getaway!

Where to stay in Shimla on tour?

Right from backpacking hostels and luxurious hotels, there are a diverse range of accommodation options in Shimla for you to choose from. Hotel Springfield, Hotel Pineview, and Sterling Regency are some of the most renowned places to stay. However, for a more budget-friendly you can opt for homestays and hostels as well.

Is it safe to tour Shimla?

Yes, it is safe to tour Shimla for all tourists all round the year. Before planning your trip, get a good insight about the ongoing situation of the place. Being a popular tourist destination, the security and safety of Shimla is ensured by the police, as well as the locals. The place remains lively late even at night, and is inclusive of people across all boundaries.

Which is cheapest Shimla or Manali?

Shimla and Manali are close competitors when it comes to budget. Both the destinations provide a plethora of options of stay, food and transfers to choose from, ranging from expensive ones to cheap ones. Adventure activities and mesmerising attractions are a forte of both these places. Providing some of the best views of the Himalayas, Manali and Shimla both offer travellers with fascinating experiences worth remembering at affordable costs.

Where can I enjoy ice rink skating in Shimla?

Shimla has one of the biggest open-air ice rinks in India, and this is the best place to go ice skating when in the hill station. Located on Circular Road, the Shimla Ice Skating Rink is a popular tourist place in the winter months. So enjoyable is the experience of skating here that the authorities organise an annual Ice Skating Carnival on the rink every January. Skates can be rented for a nominal rate at the rink.

Where can I enjoy a toy train tour in Shimla?

The Kalka–Shimla Railway is the only toy train in Shimla, so you can enjoy it when you are planning a trip to the hill station. The toy train weaves through lush green mountains covered in scented deodars and chugs through dark and narrow mountain tunnels, blowing its shrill whistle at every corner it passes. The train ride from Kalka to Shimla takes approximately 5 hours while the ride from Shimla to Kalka takes around 4 hours. It is a beautiful and memorable experience, though you may find tickets hard to procure during the in-season months. To avoid such a situation, you can pre-book your tickets online.

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