Shimla

a British Himalayan town by Sumit Raj Vashisht

Publisher: B.R. Pub. Corp. in Delhi

Written in English
Published: Pages: 142 Downloads: 618
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StatementSumit Raj Vashisht
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS486.S5 V37 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 142 p. :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24469883M
ISBN 108176466883
ISBN 109788176466883
LC Control Number2010316666
OCLC/WorldCa502268729

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Explore Shimla holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | Strung out along a 12km ridge, with steep forested hillsides falling away in all directions, the Himachal capital is one of India's most popular hill resorts, buzzing with a happy flow of heat-escaping Indian vacationers.

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Once the summer capital of the British, this quaint town with its hand-painted signs, old buildings and iron lamp posts remind one of the colour drawings in a fable.

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A city of tranquility, a city of peace and a city of captivating natural scenes, this is the short introduction of Shimla city which is located at the Himachal Pradesh state of India.

Shimla has always been the most visited tourist places for people in all weather, moreover. Shimla, the summer capital of the British, is the very often the first destination that comes to mind when one thinks of a summer getaway.

Such is the charm of Shimla tourism, that many people especially from North India even make regular annual trips to this destination with their families. Shimla Mirchi (transl. Shimla Chillies) is a Indian Hindi-language romantic drama film directed by Ramesh Sippy, starring Hema Malini, Rajkummar Rao and Rakul Preet Singh.

It is jointly produced by Ramesh Sippy, Rohan Sippy and Kiran Juneja. The film had a 5 year delay due to no buyer to buy the film. It was theatrically released in India on 3 January Shimla is the capital and largest city in the extraordinarily beautiful state of Himachal Pradesh.

It was the summer capital of British India and the development of Shimla as a premier hill station goes to the British. Shimla takes its name after ‘Shyamala Devi’, an incarnation of Kali. So visit these best places in Shimla and book hotels with OYO Rooms.

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Best Time to Visit Shimla Shimla can be visited for the greater part of year, except for the months of monsoon around July to September/5(6).

Shimla is the famous hill station in Himachal Pradesh, also the capital of Himachal Pradesh located at an altitude of m. Shimla was the summer capital of Himachal Pradesh during British era.

The official language of Shimla is Hindi. Shimla faces heavy snowfall every year in /5(). Book one-way, multicity, roundtrip, package trips and many more for Manali to Shimla and vice versa with Gozo. There are many ways to travel fromManali to Shimla.

This includes travel by flight, bus, train or in a personal taxi or a shared cab / carpool. The narrow gauge (30 inch) railway from Kalka to Shimla opened in and was awarded UNESCO World Heritage status in With spectacular scenery it is a memorable trip.

The 96 km line passes through tunnels and there are 33 major bridges/5(K). Sumit's book, Shimla - A British Himalayan Town, is an extraordinary glimpse into the town of Shimla, India - in the Himalayas. It's a place that is an amalgamation of styles, cultures, architecture and one that Sumit explores in this book.

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Ashiana Clarks Inn, Shimla is located in Shimla. Gaiety Theater and State Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Jakhu Temple and Christ Church. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.

Our guests appreciate the hotel's quiet on: Near Secretariat, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh The main shop is on the Delhi-Shimla Highway, you can find stalls everywhere on the highway and in the city.

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Cool mountain climes are perfectly complemented by our warm hospitality. The Ridge is an indispensable part of Shimla. Apart from being the cultural centre, it houses the city's lifeline -the water reservoir with the capacity of storing gallons of water.

These water tanks placed under the Ridge supply water to the entire town/5(84). Taxi service in Shimla and car hire by Maharana Cabs. Shimla is also known as “Queen of hills”, every year thousands of tourists come here to enjoy the immense beauty of Himachal and have some quality time with family and friends.Kalka-Shimla toy train in Himachal Pradesh is a popular way of reaching Shimla, which is a famous tourist place.

The railway was completed in and provides one of the most picturesque train journeys in India. It runs for 96 kilometers (60 miles) though 20 railway stations, tunnels, bridges, and an incredible curves.Hotel Shimla View is located in Shimla. Mall Road and Craignano Nature Park are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Shimla Mall and Lakkar on: Hari Nagar, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh