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The Queen of Hills, Shimla is located in north-west Himalayas and surrounded by pine and deodar forests. Shimla, the Capital City of Himachal Pardesh is arguably the most popular tourist destination for Indian & Foreign travelers. The hill city was named after the Hindu Goddess Shyamala Devi, came into existence in 1819 when British unable to acclimatize in hot Indian conditions, and was Summer Capital of British Government 1939.

Apart from being the ultimate summer retreat, Shimla remains an ideal location for adventure sports. Tourists can go in for the various treks to the Kullu valley or ski at the Narkanda and Kufri for more adventurous experiences. The Naldehra golf course is also arising as one the major points of attractio for tourists.

This beautiful hill resort also offers a lot for shopping fanatics who are looking for the best in cultural handicraft and handloom items. The local Lakkar Bazaar is the one stop market for the dry fruits, natural herbs carrying medicinal properties and wooden items.

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