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Shimla


Shimla, India, a Historical place

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About Shimla

Known as the summer capital of British Empire, Shimla stands proud at a height of 2200 meter. With breathtaking views of mountain ranges and lush green valleys, this place is surely going to attract your senses. One of the most visited places in Shimla is the Mall Road, which has been a home to local dress forms, handicrafts, woolen clothes and even spices. One can enjoy horse ride and watch nearby peaks with telescopes placed at different points on the Mall. Another point to check out in pleasant Shimla is Jakhoo Hill, which also has a temple of Lord Hanuman by the same name. It is the highest peak in Shimla and offers exotic view of the town.

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How much a typical Hotel in Shimla costs per night, considering the average prices ?

While a stay at 2 Star Hotel cost is in the range of 560 CZK to 1164 CZK.

If you plan to stay at a 4 Star Hotel, the cost is in the range of 3127 CZK to 4808 CZK.

If you plan to stay at a 4 Star Hotel, the cost is in the range of 2661 CZK to 4220 CZK.

While a stay at 2 Star Hotel cost is in the range of 887 CZK to 1808 CZK.

However a 5 Star Hotel in Shimla, the per night room cost is in the range of 4942 CZK to 29985 CZK.

Considering a stay at 3 Star, the cost is in the range of 1735 CZK to 2109 CZK.

Considering a stay at 3 Star, the cost is in the range of 1993 CZK to 2872 CZK.

Weather


Shimla's Monthly Temperature
1.9
8.6
Jan
2.7
9.7
Feb
6.5
13.9
Mar
10.9
18.9
Apr
14.4
22.7
May
15.8
23.7
Jun
15.3
20.9
Jul
14.9
19.8
Aug
13.5
19.6
Sep
10.7
17.9
Oct
7.0
14.1
Nov
4.1
11.1
Dec
Max
Min
Shimla's Monthly Rainfall
57.9
Jan
64.2
Feb
62.1
Mar
46.1
Apr
62.8
May
161.1
Jun
419.0
Jul
385.9
Aug
206.5
Sep
38.5
Oct
12.0
Nov
23.2
Dec
Avg. Monthly Rainfall in mm

Which are the better months to visit Shimla considering the Weather?

Its recommended to visit Shimla in the month January February March April May June July August September October November December as the weather is pleasant

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  • Price Range of 2 Star Hotel

    Avg. CZK 862
    for 2 Star Hotel

  • Price Range of 4 Star Hotel

    Avg. CZK 3968
    for 4 Star Hotel

  • Price Range of 5 Star Hotel

    Avg. CZK 17463
    for 5 Star Hotel

  • Price Range of 3 Star Hotel

    Avg. CZK 1922
    for 3 Star Hotel

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  • Weather at Shimla, India is

  • Temprature at Shimla, India is 11.0

    11.0

  • Humidity at Shimla, India is 32%

    32%

  • Wind speed at Shimla, India is From the West at 5 MPH

    From the West at 5 MPH

  • Altitude ofShimla, India in mtr.

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  • Nearest airport is Shimla, India (SLV)

    Shimla, India (SLV)

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Hotels at Shimla


View Hotel The-Oberoi-Cecil,-ShimlaExterior
Chaura Maiden, Shimla

Property Location
With a stay at The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla, you'll be centrally located in Shimla, within a 10-minute drive of Shimla M.....

Starts at CZK 5430/night

View Hotel Wildflower-Hall,-In-the-HimalayasExterior
Mashobra, Shimla

Property Location
With a stay at Wildflower Hall, In the Himalayas in Shimla, you'll be in the mountains, and 8.1 mi (13.1 km) from Sh.....

Starts at CZK 12245/night

View Hotel Clarke's-Hotel-ShimlaGuestroom
Rating
8.7
The Mall, Shimla

Property Location
Located in Shimla, Clarke's Hotel Shimla is within a 10-minute drive of Christ Church and State Museum. This 5-star.....

Starts at CZK 2102/night

View Hotel Radisson-Hotel-ShimlaGarden
Rating
8.4
Good Wood Estate Near Auckland Tunnel, Shimla

Property Location
Located in Shimla, Radisson Hotel Shimla is within a 15-minute drive of Shimla Mall and Gaiety Theater. This 4.5-st.....

Starts at CZK 2802/night

View Hotel Toshali-Royal-View-ResortExterior
PO Munda Ghat, Via Kanda Ghat, Shimla

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With a stay at Toshali Royal View Resort in Shimla, you'll be in the mountains, and 15.8 mi (25.5 km) from Shimla Ma.....

Starts at CZK 1366/night

View Hotel East-Bourne-Resort-&-SpaGuestroom
Near Bishop Cotton School, Shimla

Property Location
With a stay at East Bourne Resort & Spa in Shimla, you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Shimla Mall and Gaiety Thea.....

Starts at CZK 2644/night

View Hotel Hotel-Willow-BanksAerial View
Rating
7.6
Near Tourism Lift, The Mall, Shimla

Property Location
With a stay at Hotel Willow Banks in Shimla, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of Shimla Mall and Gaiety Theater. .....

Starts at CZK 2382/night

View Hotel Hotel-MarinaHotel Bar
The mall, Shimla

Property Location
With a stay at Hotel Marina in Shimla, you'll be in the mountains, within a 10-minute drive of Shimla Mall and Gaiet.....

Starts at CZK 4484/night

View Hotel Hotel-CombermereCafe
Rating
4.8
Opp. Tourism lift The Mall, Shimla

Property Location
With a stay at Hotel Combermere in Shimla, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of Shimla Mall and The Mall Road. Thi.....

Starts at CZK 2610/night

View Hotel Hotel-CK-InternationalLiving Area
Rating
6.1
4th Floor Modern ISBT Tutikandi, Shimla

Property Location
With a stay at Hotel CK International, you'll be centrally located in Shimla, within a 15-minute drive of Viceregal .....

Starts at CZK 1230/night

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Shimla, India

2 Days Trip
Stayed at Hotel Woodpark
Liked:

Shimla needs at least 3 Days of Travel, lesser then that is too rushed

Tips:

April and May are best months to visit, June has too much rush and Hotel costs more.

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Shimla, India

1 Day Trip
Stayed at Indiahikes
Liked:

Apples

Tips:

September month a must

Attractions

  • Sangla

Activities

  • trekking

Shimla, India

7 Days Trip
Stayed at
Liked:

Tent close to river, Deodar forest.

Tips:

Solan is away from the hustle-bustle of Shimla, quite serene place

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  • Solan

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Shimla, India

4 Days Trip
Stayed at Hotel Surya
Liked:

I can never forget my visit to Shimla this year around February. It was a perfect climate there and I stayed there for 3 days there at my friend’s grandparents house which is situated far away from the main crowded part of Shimla. I had a really great time at the Mall Road shopping all the beautiful things! It was less crowded as I went there during the off season. We also took the famous toy train there to Kalka where we enjoyed the scenic locations, perfect for photography. It crossed over 100 tunnels and our whole experience there was wonderful and full of sweet memories.

Tips:

You can also plan to visit Kufri which is just 13 Km away from Shimla. Avoid visiting there during peak seasons like May and June, also avoid the rainy season.

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