The Shimla Trip 3N4D
Delhi -Kasauli (1N) - Shimla (2N) - Delhi
Delhi, capital city of the Republic of India. It is one of India's fastest growing cities. It has sprawled over the West Bank of the river Yamuna, straddling the river. The city has two distinct parts, Old Delhi & New Delhi. Old Delhi is centered on the Red Fort built by Emperor Shah Jehan between 1636 & 1658. The streets of Old Delhi are narrow & bustling. The beauty & serenity lies inside the courts of the main buildings.
There are several tourist attractions in the city without which Delhi is not complete. From Red fort, Lotus Temple and Chandni Chowk to Modern art Gallery, Purana Quila and many more, Delhi boasts of an infinite range of touristy places. The Delhi Metro is another remarkable achievement of the city in the recent years.
Shimla, formerly known as Simla, is the capital city of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, located in northern India. It is bounded by Mandi and Kullu in the north, Kinnaur in the east, the state of Uttaranchal in the south-east, and Solan and Sirmaur to the south. The elevation of the city ranges from 300 to 6000 metres. Shimla is well known as a hub for India's tourism sector. It is among the top 10 preferred entrepreneurial locations in India. In addition to being the local hub of transportation and trade, Shimla is the area's healthcare centre, hosting a medical college and four major hospitals. The Kalka-Shimla railway line, constructed in 1906, added to Shimla's accessibility and popularity. The railway route from Kalka to Shimla has more than 806 bridges and 103 tunnels. In 2008, it became part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Mountain railways of India.
Kasauli is basically a cantonment town which is located in solan district of himachal Pradesh. This picturesque town which is about 1900 m above sea level is a health resort. The temperature rise upto 32 degrees in summer. This town can be compared to a gift box. Just like a gift box this little town is full of surprises. Some prominent attractions includes Monkey Point also calles as mann ki point is the highest point of kasauli . You can get a breath-taking view of the entire city. The scenery includes the great river satluj flowing through the valley and snow covered mountains of lower Himalayan range. Sunset point -popularly called as lover’s lane is located at a distance of 1 km from the city. This area offers picturesque landscapes and stunning sceneries. The valleys at kasauli are one of the quietest places one could offer. The Christ church boasts of an ancient gothic architecture. Other attraction includes- Gurudwara Shri Guru Nanakji, Sri Baba Balak Nath Temple, Baptist Church and Timber Lake. When we talk about shopping, mall road is a paradise for shop-o-holics. The mall road offers exquisite items like jams, ceramic mugs, pottery items etc. This small town is also famous for jams, jellies and marmalades. For food, This town offers exotic dishes like lip smacking momos and refreshing green ginger tea. Non- veg guys can try out Murg Makhani and Chicken Steak Sizzler which is available locally.