district of Himachal Pradesh, India

Shimla (Punjabi:ਜ਼ਿਲ੍ਲਾ ਸ਼ਿਮਲਾ) is a district in Himachal Pradesh, northern India.

Bhimakali Temple, Sarahan


Map of Shimla (district)
  • 1 Shimla — the capital of the state of Himachal Pradesh
  • 2 Baragaon — a village panchayat.
  • 3 Chail — beautiful hill station. Location of Chail Palace and the Chail Sanctuary
  • 4 Kasauli — a small town (hill station)
  • 5 Kufri — a small town (hill station). Home to the Indira Tourist Park and Mashru Peak
  • 6 Kumarsain — a village panchayat.
  • 7 Narkanda
  • 8 Rampur — a city and municipal council. Rampur was the winter capital of Kingdom of Bushahr
  • 9 Rohru — a town on the banks of the Pabbar River. Rohru is famous for apples and trout fishing
  • 10 Sarahan — Bhima Kali Temple is located in remote town
  • 11 Thanedar — town also known for its apple orchards


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  • Skiing winter.Late December, January and February. Contact HPTDC. Central Reservation Office, The Mall, Shimla. phone=+91 177 2652561, 2658302
  • Ice Skating-Winter .Mainly December and early January
  • Golf - April To October at Naldehra.Contact HPTDC as above



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