Shimla is a place with rich scenic attractions that draw tourists to spend time here and have amazing photographs. It history as well as its natural beauty make it a heavenly and interesting place. People who get tired of the scorching heat of the summers feel like coming to the much loved Shimla. The list of some of the major attractions in Shimla is given below:
Shimla Ridge is a place that provides connectivity in Shimla. Places like Scandal Point, Lakkar Bazaar, Jakhoo Hil, etc. are well linked with the help of this ridge.
Glenn is the name of a dense forest consisting of Deodar trees. The place is considered to be on eof the most amazing picnic spots that are flocked by a number of tourists. At Glenn, a number of interesting sports such as polo, racing as well as cricket are played here with the full sporty spirit. Thus, this is one of those attractions in Shimla that deserves your visit.
State Museum and Library of Shimla
This is an amazing attraction in Shimla that is home to an array of ancient paintings, sculptures, photographs as well as coins. One can also spot the popular art works named as the Pahari miniature art. Those who want to explore Shimla properly must witness the primitive items that can be found in this museum.
As you reach the top of the Observatory Hills, you find the Viceregal Lodge. It is a beautiful six storey edifice which has now turned to be the Institute of Advanced Study. The lodge has lush green lawns close to it and its appearance is really awesome.
One can spot Summer Hill at an altitude of 1283 meters above the sea level. This is a highly appealing place which used to be the temporary residence of Mahatma Gandhi, whenever he came to stay in Shimla.
In Kufri, you can experience the real wonders of Nature by indulging into sports such as trekking and hiking. One can also make it a point to get involved in tobogganing and skiing. The months from November to February are ideal for visiting and enjoying the wonders of Kufri.
Christ Church in Shimla
The structure of the Christ’s Church was framed by Colonel J.T. Boileau in the year 1860. It is considered to be the oldest church in Shimla and is marked with stained glass windows. The church represents humility and charity.
Kali Bari Temple
The foundation of this primitive temple was laid in the year 1845. The deity of this temple is a goddess, one of the forms of Goddess Kali and her image in this temple is made in wood. During the Navratri festival, huge crowd of devotees visit this temple to gain the blessings of the goddess.
Therefore, do make it a point to visit the numerous attractions in Shimla as well as a number of unexplored and amazing places, to make the most of your trip.
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