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Experience the temples, forests and horse riding in Shimla!

Check out top sights like Shimla Mall as you discover Shimla—an area also known for its mountain views.

Where to stay in Shimla

Shimla featuring mountains and a sunset


1/5(1 area review)

While Knollswood may not have many sights to explore, venturing just a little farther will lead you to top things to see and do like Shimla Mall and Jakhu Temple.


Top hotels in Shimla

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Wildflower Hall, An Oberoi Resort, Shimla
Wildflower Hall, An Oberoi Resort, Shimla
5 out of 5
Mashobra, Chharabra, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Situated on the riverwalk, this luxury hotel is within 9 miles (15 km) of Kufri Fun World, Shimla Mall and Lakkar Bazar. Mall Road and Christ Church are also ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (62 reviews)
Truly a heavenly property!!

"The Wildflower is truly of the best hotel properties in the world!! The Oberoi treatment is world-class with an acute attention to detail. I chose this place to propose to my girlfriend and they truly made it a special day for us. Prashant helped me with every detail of my proposal, not only setting ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2020

Wildflower Hall, An Oberoi Resort, Shimla
Club Mahindra Pristine Peaks, Naldehra
Club Mahindra Pristine Peaks, Naldehra
4 out of 5
Mohul Jungle Naldehra, Near State Fire Training Center, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
The price is Rs7,862 per night

Situated in Shimla, this hotel is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Naldehra Golf Course and 2 mi (3.2 km) from Craignano Nature Park. Lakkar Bazar and Christ Church are ...

3.3/5 (3 reviews)

"Property is very nice but lack of staff in Restaurant"…"

Reviewed on 8 Jun 2019

Club Mahindra Pristine Peaks, Naldehra
The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla
The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla
5 out of 5
Chaura Maiden, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

This family-friendly Shimla hotel is located in the historical district, just steps away from Annandale and Himachal Pradesh University. Shimla Mall is 1.4 mi ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (78 reviews)
Personalized and stately luxury

"We were at the Oberoi in the shoulder season, so it wasn't too crowded. We received an extremely high level of person service, most notably when we were sitting down for breakfast one morning and we were asked if we'd like the same drinks as usual, or something to that effect. We got a free upgrade ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Nov 2019

The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla

Popular places to visit in Shimla

Shimla Mall
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Shimla Mall

4.5/5(8 reviews)

Explore this historic street in the heart of Shimla to shop for local produce, eat tasty local and international food and view colonial architecture. 

Mall Road
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Mall Road

4.5/5(9 reviews)

During your visit to Shimla, you can enjoy retail therapy at Mall Road. Discover the mountain views while you're in the area.

Jakhu Temple
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Jakhu Temple

4.5/5(6 reviews)

You can find out about the history of Shimla with a trip to Jakhu Temple. While you're in the area, find time to visit its shops.

Viceregal Lodge
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Viceregal Lodge

4/5(6 reviews)

Visit Shimla’s most impressive colonial building located on a hill offering stunning views. 

Christ Church
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Christ Church

5/5(6 reviews)

At this British-built place of worship, an Elizabethan façade with Indian flair conceals one of the oldest Christian churches in India. 

Gaiety Theater
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Gaiety Theater

5/5(2 reviews)

Take in a performance or enjoy a tour of this stunning Victorian building, which contains one of the oldest theatres in Asia.

Reviews of Shimla


Guest rating

5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent 27.272727272727273%
4 - Good
4 - Good 50%
3 - Okay
3 - Okay 13.636363636363637%
2 - Disappointing
2 - Disappointing 4.545454545454546%
1 - Terrible
1 - Terrible 4.545454545454546%

1/5 - Terrible

Verified traveller

28 Dec 2019

Nothing to visit

4/5 - Good


12 Dec 2019

Needs improvement w.r.t. transportation facility to the tourists.

5/5 - Excellent


11 Dec 2019

Everyone should visit there. Its a oneof the best place.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveller

17 Oct 2019

Do not advance pay for hotel if you are booking online.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveller

12 Jun 2019

Earlier shima was a beautiful place but now nothing can be seen except crowd.

5/5 - Excellent


9 May 2019

Shimla is great. Will visit again.

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