Shimla is the major tourist destination and is the capital city of Himachal Pradesh which easily entices the vacationers in intense number from all over the globe. Shimla is one of the major tourist destinations which in 1864 was declared by the British as their Summer Capital and which is lovingly dubbed as Queen of Hills. This picturesque hill station is located in the north western part of the Himalayan Mountains and is mostly preferred by the honeymooners from all over the globe for their romantic and peaceful vacation. This wonderful hill station is elevated at height of 2205 meters above the main sea level easily allure all the vacationers from all over the globe. Shimla is home to the Asia’s largest natural ice skating ring and is also has several entertainments options here. Some of the major tourist attractions to visit and explore here are such as Himachal State Museum and Library, Christ Church, Indian Institute of Advanced Studies, Summer Hill and Tara Devi Temple.

Beside these there are numerous tourist destinations and attractions which boost the Himachal tourism are such as Mandi , Manali , Chamba, Rajgarh valley, Pragpur, Maharana Pratap Sagar Lake, Great Himalayan National Park, Kangra Fort etc easily lure the vacationers from all over the globe.

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