places to visit in shimla

There is a lot do and see in the picturesque town of Shimla. However, there are only a few places that offer uninterrupted Panoramic views that do justice to the surreal beauty of this Himalayan hill station.

Summer Hills

The Indian Institute of Advanced Studies should be on your list of Places to See in Shimla. Shimla is a testimony to the colonial past of our country and this institution built by the British is an integral part of colonial history.

Indian Institute of Advanced Studies

Annandale is another top Shimla Attractions that must make it to your list of Places to See in Shimla. Another Colonial building, the place has hosted many British adventure Sports in its day. Nowadays, tourists can visit here and enjoy the natural beauty.


Jakhoo Hills is the highest peak in Shimla. The hill is 8000 feet high and one of the most popular Shimla Attractions. A trip to Shimla is incomplete without a visit to the hill, so don’t forget to include it in your list of Places to See in Shimla.

Jakhoo hill

Although it’s called the scandal point, there is nothing scandalous about this large platform located in the centre of the town. The town, mall road, shops, restaurants etc. are located around here. There are many viewing platforms here.

The Scandal Point, Ridge

Places to see in Shimla must include the beautiful Chadwick Falls. The falls are a very popular tourist attraction in Shimla and are located at an altitude of 1586 meters. The falls are surrounded by thick forests, beautiful Pine and Deodar Trees and enthralling views.

Chadwick falls