Shimla - the Summer Capital of the British in India, is surrounded by pine deodar, oak and rhododendron forests along with the snow-covered high-ranges, with the valleys that breathe whispering streams and swaying fields.
The splendid views of the Himalayas, fine walks through oak and golf at Naldehra, skiing at Kufri and Narkanda make Shimla an attractive destination throughout the year. Its salubrious climate, easy accessibility and numerous attractions have made it one of the most popular hill stations in northern India.
Events in Shimla
Shimla Summer Festival - June
While you may think summer has come to an end and the monsoons are about to kick in, Shimla is getting ready for its ever popular Summer Festival! Held annually in the month of June since the 1960s, the Summer festival is all about food, music, dance, fashion and a whole lot of thrill! It’s the time of the year when mall Road is full of enthusiastic travelers and you should be a part of it too! Book your OYO situated right near Mall Road and catch this one hell of a summer festival before finally bidding farewell to this heat.