The Mall, Shimla

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When in Shimla, take a stroll down The Mall, the city’s busy main street, and check out its shops and restaurants. Visit the local emporiums to shop for vibrant traditional clothing, jewelry, and souvenirs, or browse the boutiques and department stores. Hunt for bargains, visit the old amateur theater, sample an array of local delicacies, or just go for a walk and take in the bustling, lively atmosphere in the heart of Shimla. Plan your The Mall visit and explore what else you can see and do in Shimla using our Shimla trip builder site .
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  • Very crowdy place but very good atmosphere. As always Mall area of a Hill station is the heart of the city. Shimla mall is no exception. Great view, a lots of heritage building, foods, shops etc. A mu...  more »
  • We have visited this place as a group a friends and it was nice place to roam and to taste different street foods and the climate and ambience was very pleasant.  more »
  • The Mall in Shimla is a cute parade of shops, bars and restaurants. Great views over the mountains and a village feel to it. Well worth checking out the bakeries!  more »

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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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