Destinations Covered: Delhi – Shimla – Delhi
Overview of Shimla Tour
Shimla was the summer capital of British India before the Independence, it is located in state of Himachal Pradesh and still the capital of Himachal Pradesh, Shimla is the perfect place for enjoy your weekend with family or friends in Hill Station, here you can walk around the mall area which famous for shopping, Enjoy the world heritage toy train ride and approximately 105 tunnels during your Journey from Kalka to Shimla, visit Viceregal Lodge located on the Observatory Hill.
Highlights of Shimla Tour
Enjoy Toy Train ride
Visit Historical Monuments
Visit the Christ Church
Shopping at Mall Road
Day 1: Arrival at Delhi
Upon arrival in Delhi received by our executive and transfer to your Delhi Hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 2: Delhi – Shimla
Rise early this morning and transfer to New Delhi railway station to board the Shatabadi Express train (12011) departing at 0740 hrs to Chandigarh.
Upon arrival at Chandigarh railway station at 1105 hrs you will be met and transferred to Shimla (approx. 110 kms/3.5 hrs). Arrive Shimla and check-in your hotel where you will stay for the next 2 nights.
Shimla is at an altitude of approx. 2,130, and is a charming resort town and the most loved hill station in India since British troops set up camp here in 1819. The construction of the train line from Kalka to Shimla was built in 1903, allowing for easy access to the region.
Day 3: Shimla
Today morning after breakfast you will experience 2 hrs miniature gauges ‘Toy Train’ which starts from Shimla @ 1030 Hrs. Enjoy the fascinating train journey on this historical rail route which has 105 tunnels and single and double arch bridges. Finishes at Kandhagath @ 1230 Hrs, you will be pick up and drive back to city for Lunch.
After Lunch sightseeing around Shimla will start with a visit to one of Shimla’s major landmarks the Christ Church, the second oldest church in Northern India built between 1846 and 1857. Also visit the Scandal Point, Later, visit the Himalayan Aviary.
Day 4: Shimla – Delhi
This morning you will visit Viceregal Lodge located on the Observatory Hill which is also known as the ‘Rashtrapati Niwas’.
From here you will be transfer back to Kalka railway station (approx.110 kms/3.5 hrs), where you will board the Shatabadi Express (12012) train back to Delhi departing at 1745 hrs. Upon arrival at New Delhi railway station at 2155 hrs your arrangements end.
03 Nights’ accommodation on twin/double sharing at the hotels
Daily Buffet Breakfast in the Hotel as per the chosen accommodation.
Nice and comfortable Air Conditioned car
Assistance on Arrival & Departure
Toy Train ride from Shimla to Kandhagath
Service of English Speaking Local Guide
Train Tickets (Delhi – Chandigarh)(Kalka – Delhi ) – AC Chair Car
All Applicable Taxes and Service Tax
Any Lunch, dinner, snack, mineral water etc. unless mentioned in the itinerary.
Entrance Monuments fees or Camera fee
Any Insurance Fees
Tips, gratuities to Driver, Guide, Porter, Guide
Portage, laundry, telephone calls, table drinks, or any other expenses of personal nature.