Shimla is the capital of the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, in the Himalayan foothills. The city is up in the mountains and a popular tourist destination in India.
Best Time to visit shimla :
Ideal time to Visit Shimla would be October to November and from March to June. … You can also visit Shimla during winter months. The hill station witnesses heavy snowfall and tourists throng Shimla in December during Christmas and New Year.
Travel Method :
The nearest broad gauge railway station from Shimla is in Kalka which is 89 km away. One can either take a taxi, local bus or the toy train to Shimla. Shimla is easily accessible via road too and Chandigarh-Shimla highway is in a good condition and it only takes around 3 and a half hours to reach here from Chandigarh.
Places to visit in shimla
Mall road Shimla.
The Christ Church Shimla.
Sankat mochan Temple.
Famous things of shimla :
The woolen garments and shawls are other famous things, which can be purchased from Shimla . woolen garments and shawls found at Shimla are of very good quality.
Does shimla have snow ?
Generally Shimla receive its first snowfall of the season at the start of January. And after that you can expect snowfall on any day till mid March. Of course there are chances that snowfall might occur during last days of December but chances are less.