Shimla is the very beautiful hill station which is located in Northern state of India Himachal Pradesh. It is also a capital city of the state. There are several hill stations in North India and all of them are beautiful but Shimla has got something different. The snow capped mountain and enchanting beauty of Shimla made it popular place among all the hill stations.
Shimla was once a summer capital of India during British Rule in 1864 and after independence i.e. in 1947 it was the capital of Punjab and later on in 1961 it became capital of Himachal Pradesh. God has sanctified whole natural beauty on Shimla. As it retains colonial heritage, it is different than the other hill stations.
There are several places in Shimla to explore and feel it. Apart from the cool climate, and the picturesque beauty and existence of many attractive spots around it, its popularity had a boost due to its accessibility by train. There are so many things to do, so much to see, one can get fully entertain while taking a journey by toy train. An amazing journey through the toy train can be itself a source of enjoyment for those who don’t have time constraints. This journey covers a narrow track covering 96 km between Kalka and Shimla is an unforgettable experience.
What to visit in Shimla?
• The Mall (Mall Road)
• The Ridge
• Christ Church
• The Scandal
• Vice regal Lodge
• State Museum
All these places are very famous place in Shimla especially Mall road of Shimla. It is the prime attraction of Shimla for strolling, eating and purchasing. It is the place which is free from vehicular traffic; the evenings are full of local people as also of tourists. The main attraction on this mall road is Himachal Emporium having local handicrafts including pottery and jeweller items. As it is one of the famous place in Shimla most of the tourists prefers hotels in Shimla near Mall road.
Apart from that Mall road, each and every locality of Shimla is just filled with numerous hotels, restaurants and lodges. As Shimla is one of the favourite destinations of the tourists there is more demand for the hotels in Shimla. There are many hotels of several categories like 5 star, 4 stars, 3 star all of them provides good facility in reasonable rates.
Many people visit the hill stations like Mahabaleshwar, Panchgani to enjoy the holidays. As both are the very famous hill stations in Maharashtra. There is one more reason for which most of the tourists visit this city, and that is to enjoy the strawberry festival which is generally held in the Mapro garden of Mahabaleshwar and Panchgani.
The famous strawberry festival is held in the month of March / April (during the Easter weekend). The popularity of this event has made it much awaited annual event. It was started four years ago when the strawberry production far exceeded market demand.
As Mahabaleshwar is popular as hill station many of the tourists visit this place to enjoy in holidays. This Strawberry garden of the Mahabaleshwar and Panchgani is act as the main attraction of these places.
Mapro conceptualized this unique four-day festival dedicated to promoting strawberries, encouraging overall fruit consumption and boosting tourism in Mahabaleshwar and Panchgani. The Festival is supported by the All India Strawberry Growers Association (AISGA), to promote strawberry cultivation in the country.
The Festival has grown in size over the years with a turnout of thousands of enthusiasts. Through the Festival, tourists get to experience Mapro’s array of products and state-of-the-art technology. The Festival showcases raw strawberries and innovative strawberry-based products such as strawberry pizza, strawberry bhel, chocolate dipped strawberries and strawberry sandwiches among others.
This 4 day event includes free strawberry farm visits, Mapro food Park visits, and other cultural and entertainment activities. Over 250 farmers from the nearby villages participate in the festival opening their farm to tourist. All these plus points of Mahabaleshwar increase the tourism that also increases the need of hotels and resorts. There are many travel sites that provides many choices to Book hotels in Mahabaleshwar, you just need to make right choice of Hotels to make your holidays more special.
Sikkim is the very beautiful place which is located in the mountainous range of Himalayas. It is nestled in the Kanchenjunga Mountain which comes in the north-eastern side of India. It is the least populated state in India, which is surrounded by Nepal, Bhutan and China.
Though it is a small state but it is blessed with the different tourist’s assets, like rising hills on the east, hot springs, waterfalls, rivers, creeks, forests and many more. Because of which many of the tourists visit the beautiful place from all over the world.
The place is truly blessed with the many blessing of natures. Each and corner of Sikkim has got something for the tourists visiting Sikkim. It is covered by lush of green trees, high mountains, sloppy peaks, unspoiled forests. It is the state which is used to surround by the heavy mist. The state of Sikkim is growing as the best outing spot.
Places to Visit in Sikkim
It is the best place for those who loves travelling and passionate about nature. It has everything for its viewers. The crown of snow capped mountains, scent of flowers; Healthy climate makes your Holiday amazing. Its clean and unspoiled natural beauty Sikkim makes your travelling more special and unique. Tourism is the back bone of Sikkim economy.
It is the best place for the newly married couples. Most of the people demands for the best of best packages in Sikkim .There are many Hotels that provide packages for Sikkim like Sikkim Holiday packages, Sikkim Honeymoon Packages. If you want to explore beauty of Sikkim then you must visit this beautiful land of Sikkim.