Queen of Hill Station "Shimla"
Shimla is a tourist destination is also the capital of the Himachal state. It is
situated in the north-west Himalayas. Shimla is often referred to as the "Queen
of Hill Stations"
(a term coined by the British).
has a number of spaces to visit. Local hangouts like the
mall road and ridge are in the heart of the city. Most of the heritage buildings
in the city are preserved in their original tudorbethan architecture. The Viceregal
lodge which houses the Indian Institute of Advanced Study, and Wildflower hall that
is now a luxury hotel
are some of the famous ones........more
Shimla Summer Festival 2012
It is a well known fact that Shimla is a great to visit in the summer. Every year, in this time of season, Shimla administration organizes summer festival to attract tourist. This time, it held from 2nd to 6th June, 2012.
The festival celebrates the warmth and cheerfulness of the people of hill station, who welcome the tourist from the depth of their hearts. The Governor, Smt. Urmila Singh was the Chief Guest. ........more