6 days in Shimla District Itinerary

6 days in Shimla District Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Shimla District travel planner
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Shimla
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Narkanda
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Shimla — 4 nights

The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Shimla is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to The Mall, stroll around Annandale Ground, take in the pleasant sights at Shimla Heritage Walk, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Shimla day trip site.

Chandigarh to Shimla is an approximately 2.5-hour bus ride. You can also drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Narkanda.
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Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
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Narkanda — 1 night

Narkanda is a town and a nagar panchayat in Shimla district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hatu Mata Temple and then make a trip to Hatu Peak.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Narkanda tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Shimla to Narkanda by car takes about 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car back home.
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Shimla District travel guide

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Landmarks · Sacred & Religious Sites · Mountains
Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh lies between longitude 77.00" and 78.19" east and latitude 30.45" and 31.44" north, with its headquarters in Shimla. It is surrounded by Mandi and Kullu in the north, Kinnaur in the east, Uttarakhand in the southeast, Solan to the southwest and Sirmaur in the south. The elevation of the district ranges from 300m to 6000m.As of 2011 it is the third most populous district of Himachal Pradesh (out of 12), after Kangra and Mandi. It is the most urbanized district of Himachal Pradesh.The most commonly practised religion in the district is Hinduism. Hindi and Pahari are the languages spoken. Tourism and agriculture/horticulture are the majors source of income.

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