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Cultural Activities in Shimla

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    Kali Bari Temple , Shimla
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    Enjoy a view of the Himalayas and a city panorama amid lush greenery at Kali Bari Temple, a famous hilltop pilgrimage site and one of the old
    Tours from $35
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    Christ Church , Shimla
    4.3
    Built in the 19th century to serve the area's British community, Christ Church features an unmistakable neo-Gothic style, with stained glass
    Tours from $522
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    Jakhu Temple , Shimla
    4.2
    At Jakhu Temple, see the red 33 m (108 ft) tall idol of the Hindu deity, Hanuman. Locals believe that Hanuman, also known as the Monkey Lord,
    Tours from $35
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    3.8
    Take a ride on the UNESCO-protected Kalka - Shimla Railway through a mountainous route with dramatic views. The “toy train” railroad features
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    Tara Devi Temple , Taradevi
    4.7
    Visit Tara Devi Temple and enjoy sweeping views of the Himalaya valley and verdant peaks beyond. Relax in the peaceful surroundings and seren
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    Where to stay in Shimla

    A tourist destination since the days of the Raj, Shimla has plenty of accommodations to choose from, whatever your style and budget. Take a look along The Mall and The Ridge in the town center for the bulk of what's on offer, with everything from hostels to hotels available. Some particularly grand hotels take pride of place on the outskirts to the northeast and west, offering luxurious, large rooms, and extra facilities, such as pools, restaurants, and spas. These high-end options also provide extensive views of the Himalayan landscape.
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