Shimla is a paradise on the face of the earth. This is the place of intense natural beauty located in the northern part of India and is also the capital city of Himachal Pradesh. Formerly the summer capital of British, Shimla is also famous for many colonial structures. The British loved this place very much. One can come here via a toy train operating from Kalka and this is in the list of UNESCO world heritage sites. From Shimla, one can also visit the places like Mandi and Kullu. The Kalka Shimla railway track is fine testimony of railway engineering in the hills. In Shimla, one can find the Rashtrapati Niwas, a beautiful building of colonial architecture and also the Christ Church. The name Shimla comes from the word Shyamala Devi, the patron goddess of the region. Spending the evening on the ridge is a special experience and one would love to see the glimpse of the pristine mountains, the green trees of pine and deodar and the snow. In Shimla, one can also enjoy the skating and from here, one also has the option to go to another beautiful spot called Kufri. In Kufri, one can also find the apple orchards.
Enjoy the beautiful evening with lover or wife in the Mall and the candle light dinner will make the experience all the more complete. In Shimla, one finds the subtropical climate. During the season of the snow, one would love to walk on the ridge with the friends or relations. One can visit the summer hill located at a distance of 5 km from Ridge. From Shimla, one can also visit Chail, another glamorous hill station established by the Maharaja of Patiala. This hill station is famous for having the highest cricket ground on the face of the earth.