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Lal Tibba

Lal Tibba

Lal Tibba is the highest point in the region with an altitude of about 2290 m / 7500 ft and offers magnificent views of the surrounding hills. Lal Tibba translates to Red Hill. The hill is named so because of the beautiful sunrise and sunset views, which turns the surroundings into red color. On a clear day, you can get a glimpse of some of […]

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Panch Prayag

Panch Prayag

Prayag is the Sanskrit equivalent for ‘river confluence’, a place where two rivers join. Panch Prayag refers to the five different confluences of various rivers in the state of Uttarakhand. All the rivers that form the five Prayags are tributaries of River Ganga and are considered very holy. In fact, the river is called Ganga after the confluence of all its tributaries, i.e., after the last […]

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Bhatta Falls

Bhatta Falls

Bhatta Falls is a beautiful natural waterfall located at a distance of 10 km from Mussoorie. The picturesque waterfalls is formed when water descends down almost 30 m / 100 ft amidst lush greenery. The clear water flows down the valley and then cascades down to form one of the most spectacular waterfalls. Bhatta Falls Bhatta Falls gets its name as it is located in […]

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Lakes of Nainital

Lakes of Nainital

Nainital is a quaint and serene hill station that is at an altitude of 2000m / 6500 ft. It also happens to be a district where the town acts as the district headquarters. Due to the sheer presence of numerous lakes in the district of Nainital, it is fondly called as the ‘Lake District of India’ . The town of Nainital is surrounded by seven hills […]

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Viewpoints of Nainital

Viewpoints of Nainital

While Nainital is popular for the numerous fresh water lakes in the region, Nainital also has several view points that offers some of the most spectacular views of the neighboring hills and valleys. Snow View Point Snow View Point is one of the most popular view points of Nainital. From this location, you can get excellent views of snow capped Nanda Devi Peak, Trisul and […]

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Route to Shimla

Route to Shimla

Shimla is often called as the Queen of the Hill Stations, and rightly so. Shimla has beautiful natural surroundings with majestic Himalayan peaks, dense Deodar & Cedar trees, beautiful apple orchards that impresses every eye that visits here. While there are several places and view points in Shimla which offers amazing views of the mountains, the route to Shimla itself is very scenic. The 120 km […]

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Chail

Chail

Chail is a small but beautiful hill-station located at a distance of 45 km from Shimla. The discovery of Chail has an interesting history behind it. Chail was founded in 1893 by the then Maharaja of Patiala, Bhupinder Singh. The Maharaja was banned from entering Shimla for eloping with the daughter of then Commander-in-Chief of the British Indian Army. This is when Maharaja thought of building a […]

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Kufri

Kufri

Kufri is a small but a very popular hill station located at a distance of 20 km from Shimla. Kufri is perhaps the most commercial of all the places to visit in and around Shimla. The altitude of Kufri is around 2500 m / 8200 ft above sea level, and is the highest in this region. Such a height of Kufri offers gives a panoramic […]

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Naldehra

Naldehra

Naldehra is a serene town that is located at a distance of 22 km from Shimla. While the town is popular for its golf course which is located at an altitude of 2045 m / 6700 ft, it also offers some spectacular views of the neighboring mountains and peaks. Naldehra was discovered by the then British viceroy, Lord Curzon. He was very impressed with the natural beauty […]

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Shimla Ridge

Shimla Ridge

The Ridge is a large open space located in the heart of Shimla. Situated in the lower part of the Ridge is the Mall Road which is the commercial hub of Shimla. You can find almost every visitor either shopping here, or dining at a restaurant, or just walking around! You can also visit Lakkar Bazaar, which is known for its wooden show pieces. The upper […]

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