Around Shimla (6500
- 8000 ft asl) - Travellers looking at more space, leisure and
character in their stay, prefer to stay in outskirt of Shimla instead of Shimla
town at destinations such as Chail (50 kms), Naldehra (25 kms), Mashobra (15 kms),
Kufri (22 kms), Fagu (20 kms). These are basically view points of the Himalayan
range that is so very evident in Winter and present a nature centric
Mashobra (15 kms) -
Quite a few rich and famous of Delhi and Chandigarh have cottages in Mashobra.
Orchards around the summer come to life in summer and are excellent for walks.
Naldehra (25 kms) -
Known for its golf course and wooded walks. Guests staying in Shimla do a day
Kufri (22 kms) -
Highest point in the area and gets maximum snow in Winter. Guests staying in
Shimla do a day visit here.
Chail (50 kms) - Known
for the Palace and world's highest cricket ground. Guests staying in Shimla do a
day visit here.