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Shimla Holiday & Honeymoon with Toy Train Kalka to Shimla

 

SHIMLA PACKAGES BEST DEALS

Option-1: 02N/03D Shimla Toy Train Tour Package from Kalka @ INR 4,999 per person. t&c apply

Package Inclusion: Accommodation + Breakfast and Dinner + Sightseeing + Pvt vehicle

 

Option-2: 04N/05D Shimla Tour Package with Naldehra Kufri Mashobra Ex: Delhi @ INR 11,999 per person. t&c apply

Package Inclusion: Accommodation + Breakfast and Dinner + Sightseeing + Pvt Vehicle

 

Option-3: 03N/04D Delhi Shimla Cheapest Volvo Tour Package Ex: Delhi @ INR 7,999 per person. t&c apply

Package Inclusion: Accommodation + Breakfast and Dinner + Sightseeing + Volvo tickets

 

Option-4: 02N/03D Shimla Weekend Package Ex: Delhi / Chandigarh @ INR 6,500 per person. t&c apply

Package Inclusion: Accommodation + Breakfast and Dinner + Sightseeing + Pvt vehicle

 

Option-5: 04N/05D Shimla Tour Package with Dharamshala Ex: Chandigarh @ INR 12,500 per person. t&c apply

Package Inclusion: Accommodation + Breakfast and Dinner + Sightseeing + Pvt vehicle

 

Shimla Holiday & Honeymoon with Toy Train Kalka to Shimla: Overview

Holiday or Honeymoon in Shimla is once a life time reward, Most captivating part of holiday in Shimla is reaching Shimla by Heritage Toy Train, Which offers you journey of a life time with incredible snow-clad Himalayan views, It is like a journey back in time, you travel on narrow-gauge Kalka Shimla Railway , A UNESCO World Heritage Railway.

This Epic Journey, train passes through 102 tunnels, 864 bridges, and covers an altitude of 4,659 feet (1,420 meters) upto the Shimla Hill station in northern Himachal Pradesh. This train was started by British to escape the burning heat of plains & enjoy the cool weather of Shimla - The Summer capital of British Raj.

Once you are in Shimla, Holiday-Travel takes you on incredible journey of  Shimla’s architecture and ambience, on the Mall Road, Marketplace, shops, restaurants, and the 123-year-old, neo-Gothic Gaiety Theatre. We do the guided walking tours around Shimla and its surrounding seven hills. We visit famous temples, churches, palaces, and mansions, including the Viceregal Lodge.

 

Toy Train Kalka to Shimla

 

What is Unique in Shimla Holiday & Honeymoon with Toy Train Kalka to Shimla and why?

This classic Package offered by Holiday Travel combines the two Heritages Deals in Single package - Heritage Toy Train + Heritage Hotel Stay + Site seeings (Most Selling Package for Shimla, More than 20,000 Bookings Made till date)

UNESCO Heritage Toy Train Ride to Shimla ( 4.5 hours) from Kalka

4 nights Stay in the Most Heritage & Classic Hotel in Shimla - The WoodVilla Palace

Shimla Site Seeing - All Major Sites in Shimla

Kufri Tour

Breakfast & Dinner



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Shimla Holiday & Honeymoon with Toy Train Kalka to Shimla: Inclusion

  • 03 Nights Accommodation on twin sharing basis

  • Breakfast and dinner

  • 02 Day sightseeing of Shimla and Kufri

  • Toy Train Tour

  • Parking, Toll tax and driver hault

  • Inclusive of all taxes

 

Shimla Holiday & Honeymoon with Toy Train Kalka to Shimla: Exclusion

  • Personal Expense

  • Any airfare, busfare and railway fare

  • Lunch

  • Any activity charges

  • Gst Tax


Shimla Holiday & Honeymoon with Toy Train Kalka to Shimla - Itinerary

You can reach Kalka by Volvo bus from Delhi and catch a toy train at 5:30 am for Shimla. There are four toy trains run between Kalka and Shimla but we recommend you 2 best toy trains which are Shivalik Express and Rail Motor.

Enjoy the sights of snow covered mountains and lush greenery from the train. A journey by the Kalka - Shimla Toy Train is an experience of a lifetime. The small trains that run on this 2 ft 6 inch wide track and take 5-6 hours to complete the journey, may seem too slow to compete with the buses and the cars running on the adjacent highway, but the joy of travelling by these trains remains incomparable.

At 10:15 AM you will reach Shimla & our representative will transfer you to Hotel as per checkin time.  Later you may visit Mall Road in the evening after your dinner & also Ridge to enjoy the Shimla's view & crowd.

Mall Road Shimla

The Ridge Shimla

Today has been a very busy Day, hence a good night sleep is recommended.

Meals: Dinner

 

Which toy train from Kalka to Shimla?

Shivalik Express and Rail Motor Car are recommended toy trains to Shimla from Kalka. Shimla Express and Himalayan queen are not particularly interesting as they do not have comfortable seating arrangements and also stop at all stations.

 

Kalka Shimla Toy Train Timings and Fare

Train Name                             Dep (Kalka)     Arr (Shimla)        Fare

72451 Rail Motor                        05:10            09:50            FC: Rs.305

52451 Shivalik Delux                 05:30            10:15             CC: Rs.415

52453 Shimla Express              06:00             11:05             2S: Rs.65

52455 Himalayan Queen         12:10              17:20            CC: Rs.255

Today after breakfast you will proceed for full day excursion to Shimla which includes Ridge, Viceregal Lodge, Jakhoo temple, Annandel.

Ridge Road: Ridge Road is a large open space, located in the heart of Shimla, the capital city of Himachal Pradesh, India. The Ridge connects the Mall road at the Scandal point on the west side and offers a panoramic view of the snowy mountains of Shimla.

Viceregal Lodge: The Rashtrapati Niwas, also known as Viceregal Lodge, is located on the Observatory Hills of Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India. It was formerly the residence of the British Viceroy of India.

Jakhoo Temple: Jakhoo Temple is an ancient temple in Shimla, dedicated to Hindu deity, Hanuman. It is believed that this temple holds the footprints of Lord Hanuman. It is located on the Jakhoo Hill, which is 2.5 km from the Ridge and offers beautiful views of the Shivalik Mountains and the nearby town of Sanjauli.

 

In the Afternoon after lunch at any nearest good restaurant visit Kali bari temple, Shimla Church and Wild Flower Hall. Night Stay at hotel in Shimla.

The Kalibari Temple: The Kalibari Temple in Shimla is dedicated to Goddess Kali. This religious spot offers a magnificent view of Himalayas, makeing it stunning hilltop. It is a popular tourist destination, and is dedicated to Goddess Kali, who is also known as Shyamala.

Shimla Church: Christ Church, Shimla, is the second oldest church in North India, after St John's Church in Meerut. It is a parish in the Diocese of Amritsar in the Church of North India.

Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed towards Naldehra which is a beautiful paradise for nature lovers and adventure seekers and famous for its 9-hole golf course. 

 

9-hole golf course

Naldehra course is an exotic gift of nature, beside the scenic splendour, it exudes etherial feelings.The people visiting this place invariably experience aura of bonhomie and eternal peace within themselves. The course though upgraded to 18 holes. 

This golf club measures 4,285 yard and includes ten Par 4's; Six Par 3's and Two Par 5's to fill out the Par 68 course. The front and the back nine are categorized equally into five Par 4's, three Par 3's, and one Par 5 each. The club hosts nine- hole and 18-hole championship courses like Par 68 and 3791 Yardage, which are known as one of the most challenging ones in this course.

 

Upon arrival enjoy river rafting. Tattapani is simply a heaven for adventure lovers. Nestled on the banks of Satluj, the region is popular for its natural hot water springs, lush green valleys, and one of the finest rafting experiences that attract thousands of tourist every.

By the evening you will return back to hotel and overnight stay with dinner at Shimla Hotel

Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

 

Rafting in Tattapani

 Tattapani is an amazing spot for a fun-filled and memorable day. Tattapani is about 60 kilometers from Shimla, and is a popular spot for hot springs too. You can avail the 14 km long or the 36 km long rafting route.  River rafting in the cold water of River Sutlej, one of the longest rivers of India can be a lot of fun and exciting.

With bewitching landscape all around gearing up with the safety equipment and under the strict supervision of the experts, perform this breath-taking activity safely. Shout out loud in excitement and boost up the self-confidence

Note:  It takes about three and half hours to cover the distance. A minimum of four persons are required for a rafting trip.

 

Things to carry with you

  • Dinghy (expansive rubber life raft)

  • Life jackets

  • Helmets

Apart from this you need to carry some personal belongings like sunscreen lotion, first aid kit, and shoes.

After breakfast start your day by visit Kufri which is famous for its ski slopes and fine views. Reach Kufri to enjoy trekking and hiking trails and Sledging, board a sledge and explore the endless stretch of white across the hills of Kufri. Feel the thrill as you go up the mountains and come down the valleys, while you look around at the captivating frames of the picturesque landscape here.

 

Trekking and Hiking Trails in Kufri

Kufri is a tiny charming hill station at the foothills of the great Himalayas, is situated at the southern part of the state of Himachal Pradesh and is popular for its pleasant climate and picturesque beauty. Kufri, positioned at an elevation of 2,510 m above the sea level, is popular for its striking trekking and hiking trails. Travelers having passion for adventure sports prefer to visit Kufri during winters to experience and get pleasure from skiing and tobogganing together from its snow clad hilly slopes.

This journey to the highest peak in Kufri can only be covered on horse/mule back, considering the path is very muddy and almost impossible to tread on foot.

The horses/mules can be hired for Rs. 650 for Mahasu and Rs. 380 to Deshu Peak. 

 

After kufri move towards Chail Drive, reach and check in to hotel. Overnight stay with dinner at chail

Meals: Breakfast and dinner

On Fifth day you will be free to visit and explore Chail Drive, cover all the famous sightseeing of Chail Drive which includes Sadhupul Lake, Kali Ka Tibba, Gurudwara Sahib.

 

Sadhupul Lake: Sadhupul Lake lies amongst Solan and Chail. There is an extension worked at this conjunction named as the Sadhupul Bridge. It is a wonderful spot where you can sit and appreciate nature. The Sadhupul Lake is famous for it’s restaurant on the lake where wooden tables and chairs are spaced across the water body. You can dangle your legs in the water when it’s low and enjoy a great meal. The chairs and tables are pulled back however when flow of the river is high.

 

Kali Ka Tibba: Kali Ka Tibba is a popular must see place in Chail. The main deity of the temple is Kali Devi who attracts a lot of pilgrims and tourists from all across the world. Kali ka Tibba is the ultimate destination for those who are looking for a peaceful journey away from city crowd. The view from the temple is so very mesmerizing that it almost absorbs you in its grandeur.

 

Gurudwara Sahib: the Gurudwara Saheb was sanctioned by Bhupinder Singh- the Maharaja of Patiala.It is around 200 meters from the Chail bus stand. It reminds of the structure and interior of the Goan Churches. It is one of the beautiful structures in Chail with a lovely green garden outside it.

 

After that return back to hotel and you may have lunch at same hotel. Spend your evening in between picturesque beauty Later return back to Shimla and overnight stay with dinner at Shimla hotel

Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

After breakfast checkout from hotel and leave for Shimla rail head to catch train to Kalka at 16:25 (Rail Motor). Tour gets end with lots of memory

Meals: Breakfast

 

Shimla Kalka Toy Train Timings

Train Name                              Dep (Shimla)          Arr (Kalka)  Fare

72452 Rail Motor                        16:25                       21:35                  FC: Rs. 305

52452 Shivalik Delux                  17:40                       22:25                  CC: Rs. 500

52454 Simla Express                 18:15                        23:20                  2S: Rs.65

52456 Himalayan Queen            10:30                       16:10                  CC: Rs.255

 



How to Reach Shimla

By Flight: The nearest airport to Shimla is situated at Jubbarhatti, 22 kms from Shimla has regular flights from Delhi but due to bad weather conditions, flights may be irregular. Alternatively better option is to reach Chandigarh Airport at a distance of 120 Kms away, from chandigarh , you can board Holiday Travel Taxi to reach Shimla in approx 2.5-3 hours.

 

By Toy Train from Kalka: From Kalka, the Narrow-Gauge Kalka-Shimla Unesco - Heritage Toy Train connects to Shimla.The total distance covered is 96 kms from Kalka to Shimla with 107 Tunnels & 864 Bridges. The Shimla toy train starts Jouney at 656 meters (2,152 ft) above sea level in Kalka and reaches Shimla at an altitude of 2,076 meters.

The route offers a panoramic feast of the picturesque Himalayas from the Shivalik foot hills at Kalka to several important points such as Dharampur, Solan, Kandaghat, Taradevi, Barog, Salogra,  Summerhill and Shimla. The Railway has 919 curves, the sharpest being 48 degrees. The journey takes about five-and-a-half hours to reach Shimla.

 

By Train: Indian Railways connects up-to Kalka ( about 100kms from shimla) By broad-gauge line.The Kalka station is connected to most major cities in India, including Delhi and Calcutta.

 

Best time to visit Shimla

Best time to visit Shimla in March to June: This is a popular tourist season in Shimla as the weather is quite pleasant and perfect for outdoor activities. The temperature is comfortable and usually varies between 15°C and 30°C. If you are into adventure sports then this is the ideal time to try paragliding, trekking, camping and rafting

 

Places to visit Shimla

Shimla Ridge: the town spills downwards, with winding roads linking up settlements and stone steps connecting each layer. The Cart Road encircles the base of the main settlement, and is the highest motorable road of Shimla. The Mall is open only to pedestrians. There is a lift run by the Himachal Tourist Department that connects the railway stations and Cart Road to the Mall.

 

The Mall Shimla: The Mall Shimla is the main attraction in Shimla, lined with shops selling woollen garments and shawls, handicrafts, departmental stores, eateries and old colonial timber houses. There is a palpable change of character from the times when the Mall was strictly out of bounds for all natives except royalty, to the Indian crowds that walk down it today.

 

Christ Church: At the eastern edge of the Ridge is the famous Christ Church, which was consecrated in 1857. It is a prominent yellow painted building with a Victorian-Gothic spire. In the church some of the finest stained glass windows in India depict faith, hope, charity, fortitude, patience, and humility.

 

Tudor Library: Nearby to the church is the mock- Tudor Library, which was built in 1910.

 

Scandal Point: On the other extreme of the Ridge is the Scandal Point. A statue of the Lala Lajpat Rai dominates the place and groups of local people gather here in the afternoon for some casual chit-a-chat. The temple of Kali Bari is nearby to the Scandal Point enshrines the idol of Shyamla Devi, the presiding deity of Shimla. Town Hall reminds of the colonial past of Shimla, the timber lined General Post Office and the old Gaiety Theatre remind of teh Britishb Era. This popular hall was home to the Shimla Amateur Dramatic Society, complete with a gentlemen’s club where the discussion veered around the noble pursuit of cricket and horse racing.

 

St. Michael’s Cathedral/ Shimla church: The other important church, St. Michael’s Cathedral, which is built like a cruciform, is just off the Mall. Vice Regal Lodge, now known as the Rashtrapati Niwas (President’s House) is the most impressive colonial edifice of Shimla,located on the top of Observatory Hill, this Elizabethan mansion was built in 1888 for Lord Dufferin. It now houses the Institute of Advanced Studies, and is open only in some parts to the public.

 

The Glen: A thickly wooded area 4 kms to the northwest past the Cecil Hotel, Chadwick Falls, at 1,586 metres where the river drops 67 metres and is best visited during the monsoons.

 

The Sankat Mochan Temple: About 7 kms on the Shimla-Kalka road and the Himalayan Aviary close to the Viceregal Lodge, with a selection of birds like the monal, pheasant, pea fowls and peacocks. The Summer Hill is in suburbs of Shimla and is located about 5 kms away the town and a stop on the Kalka-Shimla rail line, has quiet walks through wooded surroundings. The Himachal Pradesh University is also located here.

 

The Summer Hill: The Summer Hill is in suburbs of Shimla and is located about 5 kms away the town and a stop on the Kalka-Shimla rail line, has quiet walks through wooded surroundings. The Himachal Pradesh University is also located here.

 

Shimla Hotels India

Standard Hotel: Vatsalyam Home Stay: TA Rank (5.0) - Certificate of Excellence

Deluxe Hotel: V Resorts Mashobra Greens: TA Rank (4.5) - Certificate of Excellence

Luxury Hotel: The Oberoi Cecil: TA Rank (5.0) - Certificate of Excellence

 

Places Around Shimla at 20-30 km

Naldehra: Naldehra, at an altitude of 2050 m and 23 km from Shimla on Shimla- Tattapani road, houses the oldest and the highest golf course in India. In the middle of the course is a temple, Mahunag Mandir. It was a favorite pastime spot of Lord Curzon.

 

Chail: Chail is a lush green setting and was the former capital of the Patiala State. It has the world’s highest cricket ground at a height of 2250 m, built in 1893. It is also a hiker’s paradise and there is a wildlife sanctuary at a distance of 3 km from here. Himachal Tourism runs the Palace Hotel (Earlier the Palace of Maharaja Of Patiala)

 

Fagu: Fagu Situated on Hindustan-Tibet Road (22-km), at a height of 2,450m Fagu is gifted with some enchanting views. Himachal Tourism runs the Hotel peach Blossom.

 

Kufri: Kufri, at distance of 16 km from Shimla and at an altitude of 2510 m above sea level, is a site offering some famous hikes and wonderful snow for skiing in winters. An enjoyable walk leads up to the Mahasu Peak. The Himalayan Nature Park here has a good collection of animals and birds found in the region.

 

Mashobra: Situated on Shimla-Naldehra road at a height of 2149 mt. . A place of unique beauty, Mashobra is an ideal interlude beneath the oaks and the pines. Featuring beautiful gardens spattered with the daffodils, hyacinths, asphodels and celandines, it is a popular weekend resort, dotted with delightful villas and innumerable picnic spots. Goddess Durga temple is worth seeing From here, a track leads down to Sipur, which is an exquisite glade shaded by ancient deodar trees. A fair  is held here every April/May. About 3 km from Mashobra is the lovely resort of Craignano.

 

Things to do in Shimla

Shimla, one of India's favourite tourist destination,derives it's name from the Hindu goddess Shyamala Devi who was an incarnation of Kali.

 

Ice Skating: The ice skating season usually begins in the start of December and goes on till the end of February. The cold weather and clear skies make sure that people have undisturbed sessions of ice-skating. The place comes alive with festivities, feasts, carnivals and colorful fancy dress competitions for children. It is the time to enjoy the cold weather and indulge in not just sports but also sinful hogging

 

Trekking at Jakhu Temple

Jakhoo Hill is 2 km from the Ridge, at a height of 2500m. Jakhu Hill is the highest peak in Shimla and offers a beautiful view of the town and of the Himalayas. It is a steep 45 minute walk to the top of the hill, however for those who are not familiar with hill or mountain climbing it will take more than an hour. On the way to the top of the hill, there are beautiful views of hills, surrounding valleys, huge trees and of course the playful monkeys jumping from one tree to another.

 

River-Rafting: The famous white water rafting place in Shimla is water rafting from Chabba to Tattapani a stretch of 12 km. and two hours river down challenging the rapids of aggressive Sutlej river.

 

River-Rafting:

 

Shopping at Mall Road: The famous white water rafting place in Shimla is water rafting from Chabba to Tattapani a stretch of 12 km. and two hours river down challenging the rapids of aggressive Sutlej river.

 

Glen: Glen is a u shaped valley, located near to Andale and Summer Hill forest amid dense forest of deodar and pine trees. This famous spot has a hiking trail that extends towards Summer Hill and Chora maidan, where tourists get to explore the dense surroundings of Shimla while enjoying the calmness and the greenery around. A bubbling stream known as the Chadwick falls flows through the place. This dazzling stream flows from an elevation of 1830 meters. People can take a joyful bath in the chilling hilly stream water at Glenn that is all the more exciting.   Glen can also be reached by car till the Annandale road. However, a walk to this amazing place would be a different experience altogether.

 

Best Restaurants in Shimla

Shimla is so much more than the bustling, snow-capped capital of Himachal Pradesh. Along with scenic views of the beautiful mountain tiers, this picturesque city offers a melting pot of mouthwatering cuisines. Mall the main tourist attraction has a most number of popular restaurants and eating joints. Devicos is a multi-cuisine restaurant, serving north Indian, south Indian, Chinese and Continental.

 

Baljees Restaurant: TA Rank (3.5) - Certificate of Excellence

North Indian, South Indian, Mughalai, Continental, Middle East

 

The Devicos Restaurant: TA Rank (4.0) - Certificate of Excellence

North Indian, South Indian, Chinese, Continental

 

Tripti Restaurant: TA Rank (4.5) - Certificate of Excellence

Famous for South Indian dishes

 

Shimla Kalka Toy Train Timings

Train Name    Dep (Shimla)    Arr (Kalka)    Fare

72452 Rail Motor    16:25    21:35    FC: Rs. 305

52452 Shivalik Delux    17:40    22:25    CC: Rs. 500

52454 Simla Express    18:15    23:20    2S: Rs.65

52456 Himalayan Queen    10:30    16:10    CC: Rs.255

 

Kalka to Shimla - Toy Train Booking

Bookings for all the above trains can be made at IRCTC website or Holiday Travel can give you end to end package tour.

 

Which toy train from Kalka to Shimla?

Shivalik Express and Rail Motor Car are recommended toy trains to Shimla from Kalka. Shimla is a famous hill station in the state of Himachal Pradesh. It serves as a summer getaway for people from all across India. Of the various attractions in Shimla, the most sought after and mesmerizing is the Kalka Shimla toy train. It takes you through lush green mountains with scenic, misty views. Started in 1903, the toy train route has now been listed as a UNESCO site.

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Shimla Holiday & Honeymoon with Toy Train Kalka to Shimla: Inclusion

  • 03 Nights Accommodation on twin sharing basis

  • Breakfast and dinner

  • 02 Day sightseeing of Shimla and Kufri

  • Toy Train Tour

  • Parking, Toll tax and driver hault

  • Inclusive of all taxes

 

Shimla Holiday & Honeymoon with Toy Train Kalka to Shimla: Exclusion

  • Personal Expense

  • Any airfare, busfare and railway fare

  • Lunch

  • Any activity charges

  • Gst Tax

Shimla Holiday & Honeymoon with Toy Train Kalka to Shimla - Itinerary

You can reach Kalka by Volvo bus from Delhi and catch a toy train at 5:30 am for Shimla. There are four toy trains run between Kalka and Shimla but we recommend you 2 best toy trains which are Shivalik Express and Rail Motor.

Enjoy the sights of snow covered mountains and lush greenery from the train. A journey by the Kalka - Shimla Toy Train is an experience of a lifetime. The small trains that run on this 2 ft 6 inch wide track and take 5-6 hours to complete the journey, may seem too slow to compete with the buses and the cars running on the adjacent highway, but the joy of travelling by these trains remains incomparable.

At 10:15 AM you will reach Shimla & our representative will transfer you to Hotel as per checkin time.  Later you may visit Mall Road in the evening after your dinner & also Ridge to enjoy the Shimla's view & crowd.

Mall Road Shimla

The Ridge Shimla

Today has been a very busy Day, hence a good night sleep is recommended.

Meals: Dinner

 

Which toy train from Kalka to Shimla?

Shivalik Express and Rail Motor Car are recommended toy trains to Shimla from Kalka. Shimla Express and Himalayan queen are not particularly interesting as they do not have comfortable seating arrangements and also stop at all stations.

 

Kalka Shimla Toy Train Timings and Fare

Train Name                             Dep (Kalka)     Arr (Shimla)        Fare

72451 Rail Motor                        05:10            09:50            FC: Rs.305

52451 Shivalik Delux                 05:30            10:15             CC: Rs.415

52453 Shimla Express              06:00             11:05             2S: Rs.65

52455 Himalayan Queen         12:10              17:20            CC: Rs.255

Today after breakfast you will proceed for full day excursion to Shimla which includes Ridge, Viceregal Lodge, Jakhoo temple, Annandel.

Ridge Road: Ridge Road is a large open space, located in the heart of Shimla, the capital city of Himachal Pradesh, India. The Ridge connects the Mall road at the Scandal point on the west side and offers a panoramic view of the snowy mountains of Shimla.

Viceregal Lodge: The Rashtrapati Niwas, also known as Viceregal Lodge, is located on the Observatory Hills of Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India. It was formerly the residence of the British Viceroy of India.

Jakhoo Temple: Jakhoo Temple is an ancient temple in Shimla, dedicated to Hindu deity, Hanuman. It is believed that this temple holds the footprints of Lord Hanuman. It is located on the Jakhoo Hill, which is 2.5 km from the Ridge and offers beautiful views of the Shivalik Mountains and the nearby town of Sanjauli.

 

In the Afternoon after lunch at any nearest good restaurant visit Kali bari temple, Shimla Church and Wild Flower Hall. Night Stay at hotel in Shimla.

The Kalibari Temple: The Kalibari Temple in Shimla is dedicated to Goddess Kali. This religious spot offers a magnificent view of Himalayas, makeing it stunning hilltop. It is a popular tourist destination, and is dedicated to Goddess Kali, who is also known as Shyamala.

Shimla Church: Christ Church, Shimla, is the second oldest church in North India, after St John's Church in Meerut. It is a parish in the Diocese of Amritsar in the Church of North India.

Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed towards Naldehra which is a beautiful paradise for nature lovers and adventure seekers and famous for its 9-hole golf course. 

 

9-hole golf course

Naldehra course is an exotic gift of nature, beside the scenic splendour, it exudes etherial feelings.The people visiting this place invariably experience aura of bonhomie and eternal peace within themselves. The course though upgraded to 18 holes. 

This golf club measures 4,285 yard and includes ten Par 4's; Six Par 3's and Two Par 5's to fill out the Par 68 course. The front and the back nine are categorized equally into five Par 4's, three Par 3's, and one Par 5 each. The club hosts nine- hole and 18-hole championship courses like Par 68 and 3791 Yardage, which are known as one of the most challenging ones in this course.

 

Upon arrival enjoy river rafting. Tattapani is simply a heaven for adventure lovers. Nestled on the banks of Satluj, the region is popular for its natural hot water springs, lush green valleys, and one of the finest rafting experiences that attract thousands of tourist every.

By the evening you will return back to hotel and overnight stay with dinner at Shimla Hotel

Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

 

Rafting in Tattapani

 Tattapani is an amazing spot for a fun-filled and memorable day. Tattapani is about 60 kilometers from Shimla, and is a popular spot for hot springs too. You can avail the 14 km long or the 36 km long rafting route.  River rafting in the cold water of River Sutlej, one of the longest rivers of India can be a lot of fun and exciting.

With bewitching landscape all around gearing up with the safety equipment and under the strict supervision of the experts, perform this breath-taking activity safely. Shout out loud in excitement and boost up the self-confidence

Note:  It takes about three and half hours to cover the distance. A minimum of four persons are required for a rafting trip.

 

Things to carry with you

  • Dinghy (expansive rubber life raft)

  • Life jackets

  • Helmets

Apart from this you need to carry some personal belongings like sunscreen lotion, first aid kit, and shoes.

After breakfast start your day by visit Kufri which is famous for its ski slopes and fine views. Reach Kufri to enjoy trekking and hiking trails and Sledging, board a sledge and explore the endless stretch of white across the hills of Kufri. Feel the thrill as you go up the mountains and come down the valleys, while you look around at the captivating frames of the picturesque landscape here.

 

Trekking and Hiking Trails in Kufri

Kufri is a tiny charming hill station at the foothills of the great Himalayas, is situated at the southern part of the state of Himachal Pradesh and is popular for its pleasant climate and picturesque beauty. Kufri, positioned at an elevation of 2,510 m above the sea level, is popular for its striking trekking and hiking trails. Travelers having passion for adventure sports prefer to visit Kufri during winters to experience and get pleasure from skiing and tobogganing together from its snow clad hilly slopes.

This journey to the highest peak in Kufri can only be covered on horse/mule back, considering the path is very muddy and almost impossible to tread on foot.

The horses/mules can be hired for Rs. 650 for Mahasu and Rs. 380 to Deshu Peak. 

 

After kufri move towards Chail Drive, reach and check in to hotel. Overnight stay with dinner at chail

Meals: Breakfast and dinner

On Fifth day you will be free to visit and explore Chail Drive, cover all the famous sightseeing of Chail Drive which includes Sadhupul Lake, Kali Ka Tibba, Gurudwara Sahib.

 

Sadhupul Lake: Sadhupul Lake lies amongst Solan and Chail. There is an extension worked at this conjunction named as the Sadhupul Bridge. It is a wonderful spot where you can sit and appreciate nature. The Sadhupul Lake is famous for it’s restaurant on the lake where wooden tables and chairs are spaced across the water body. You can dangle your legs in the water when it’s low and enjoy a great meal. The chairs and tables are pulled back however when flow of the river is high.

 

Kali Ka Tibba: Kali Ka Tibba is a popular must see place in Chail. The main deity of the temple is Kali Devi who attracts a lot of pilgrims and tourists from all across the world. Kali ka Tibba is the ultimate destination for those who are looking for a peaceful journey away from city crowd. The view from the temple is so very mesmerizing that it almost absorbs you in its grandeur.

 

Gurudwara Sahib: the Gurudwara Saheb was sanctioned by Bhupinder Singh- the Maharaja of Patiala.It is around 200 meters from the Chail bus stand. It reminds of the structure and interior of the Goan Churches. It is one of the beautiful structures in Chail with a lovely green garden outside it.

 

After that return back to hotel and you may have lunch at same hotel. Spend your evening in between picturesque beauty Later return back to Shimla and overnight stay with dinner at Shimla hotel

Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

After breakfast checkout from hotel and leave for Shimla rail head to catch train to Kalka at 16:25 (Rail Motor). Tour gets end with lots of memory

Meals: Breakfast

 

Shimla Kalka Toy Train Timings

Train Name                              Dep (Shimla)          Arr (Kalka)  Fare

72452 Rail Motor                        16:25                       21:35                  FC: Rs. 305

52452 Shivalik Delux                  17:40                       22:25                  CC: Rs. 500

52454 Simla Express                 18:15                        23:20                  2S: Rs.65

52456 Himalayan Queen            10:30                       16:10                  CC: Rs.255

 

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