Tourist Places Between Kalka And Shimla

Tourism in Kalka and Shimla
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Tourist Places Between Kalka And Shimla

There are well known Best Tourist places between Kalka and Shimla. Some of them are mentioned below…

Kalka :

Kalka is a beautiful city in the Panchkula region of Haryana. Where the name Kalka was derived from Goddess Kali. It is situated in the foothills of the Himalayas and it is elevated 2,152 ft above ocean level.

Kalki Mata Temple :

kali mata kalka
Kalki Mata

Kali Mata Temple is situated on NH 22. This ancient temple is dedicated to Goddess Kali. The temple not only has religious connections but also has a mythological history. Kali Mata temple is a very old and beautiful temple with adjoining Gurudwara must visit this temple and get the blessing of Maa Kali.

Manki Point – Hanuman Temple :

Manki Point - Hanuman Temple
Manki Point – Hanuman Temple

It is located on top of the hill where about 6200 miles above sea level. Where Lord Hanuman steps his left foot while carrying the sanjeevani and the right foot in Shimla Jakhoo Temple.

Pinjore Garden :

It is situated in Panchkula district of Haryana and also known as Yadavindra Garden. Pinjore garden is a very beautiful garden with very beautiful lighting. Pinjore garden has a lot of water fountains and there are a lot of rides for the children’s.Its Spread over an area of 100 acres. Built on a slope, the entire garden is decorated with numerous fountains.

Pinjore Garden
Pinjore Garden

There is a channel that runs in the middle of the garden. There are walkways on the sides of the channel which are beautifully lined with lush green trees. A huge pavilion lies at another end of the channel, which has a terrace. There is also a small zoo here. The gardens are brightly illuminated at night.

The Rock Garden :

Rock Garden
Rock Garden

It is a sculpture garden in Chandigarh and also known as Nek Chand’s Rock
Garden. It is a massive open-air exhibition hall and spread over 40-acre land which is built in the year 1957 by Nek Chand. Here Nek Chand’s interesting conversion of waste material into beautiful masterful piece of arts.

Sunset Point :

Sunset Point
Sunset Point

It is a popular spot to enjoy the sunset, valleys, and sceneries. However, it is preferable to leave the area before it gets dark or late in the evening.

Sukhna Lake :

Sukhna Lake
Sukhna Lake

Sukhna Lake in the foothills of Shivalik range is a place with beautiful nature and Sukhna Lake is a man-made lake and is the only one of its kind in the city created in the year 1958. The architect of Lake was one of the greatest gifts from Le Corbusier and P L Varma Chief Engineer. There offering water sports activities like boating,yachting and etc. Lake as a perfect location for a stream of morning joggers and walkers who can also enjoy the fresh air.

Tourists Place In Shimla :

Mall Road :

Mall Road
Mall Road

The shopping hub of Shimla. Mall road has many restaurants, clubs, banks, bars, Post Offices, and tourist offices. The Gaiety Theatre is also situated there. All kinds of handicraft products of Himachal Pradesh presents here, like locally-made woolen-clothes, pottery items, jewelry, books, and especially pickles, are available on the Mall Road.

The Ridge Shimla :

The Ridge is located in the heart of Shimla and known as the famous tourist attraction. It has large open place. The Ridge has three statues, of Mahatma Gandhi, Indira Gandhi and Dr. Yashwant Singh Parmar – the first Chief Minister of the state of Himachal Pradesh. It is situated along the Mall Road, which is the famous shopping center of Shimla.

Summer Hill :

The Summer Hill is situated at the altitude of 1983 meters above sea level. The University of Himachal Pradesh is situated here. Summer Hill is located on the Shimla – Kalka railway line.

Christ Church, Shimla :

Christ Church
Christ Church

Christ Church is situated on the ridge which is the second oldest church in North India. Church has five stunning stained glass windows representing the virtues of Faith, Hope, Charity, Fortitude, Patience, and Humility.

Jakhoo Hill and Temple :

Jakhoo Hill - Hanuman Temple
Jakhoo Hill – Hanuman Temple

Jakhoo Hill is the highest peak in Shimla situated at a height of 8000 feet. At the top of the Hill, is an old temple of Hanuman. The temple is just the right place for seeing the magical sunrises and sunsets of Shimla.

Indian Institute of advanced studies :

It is research institute in Shimla was set up by Ministry of Education in 1964 and this institute was formally inaugurated by Dr. S. Radhakrishnan – the former President of India on 20th October 1965. It has spacious gardens and is ringed by beautiful pine trees. Whereas you will find a drawing room and dining hall.

Himachal State Museum & Library :

The Himachal State Museum & Library is a famous tourist attraction that is located at a distance of around 2.5 kilometers from the center of Shimla. The museum is famous for its collection of ancient sculptures, paintings, coins, and photographs. It has also got a library, which houses many historical books and manuscripts.

Annandale :

Annandale
Annandale

It’s Situated at a distance of two kilometers from the heart of the city, Annandale is a lovely picnic spot that is a major tourist attraction. It is a favorite spot for cricket, picnics and the princely game of polo.

Viceregal Lodge :

 Viceregal Lodge
Viceregal Lodge

The Viceregal Lodge is located at the top of Observatory Hills and was constructed by the British. Also known as the Rashtrapati Niwas. Viceregal Lodge is now transformed into an Institute of Advanced Studies.

Prospect Hill Shimla :

Crowned by a temple dedicated to Goddess Kamna Devi. Tourists from all over the country visit this place for religious purposes and can enjoy a spectacular view of the entire region that is so beautiful and so very rare.

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