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Shimla Extension

4 days from $740 per person twin share

Declared the official summer capital of the British Raj in India in 1864, Shimla is surrounded by forests of pine, rhododendrons and oak. Although Shimla is a year-round destination, the best times to visit are from December to January for a winter stay and April to August for a break from the Indian summer.

Short Stay itinerary

This is a private short stay package for the independent traveller.

DAY 1: ARRIVE DELHI

Make your own way to your Delhi hotel. The rest of the day is free to enjoy at your leisure.

DAY 2: DELHI TO SHIMLA

Transfer to New Delhi railway station and board the Shatabdi Express train to Chandigarh. Upon arrival you will be met and transferred to your Shimla hotel. The afternoon is free to enjoy at your leisure. (B)

DAY 3: SHIMLA

After breakfast enjoy a ride on the narrow gauge Toy Train. This afternoon tour Shimla, visiting Christ Church, the second oldest church in northern India. Later walk around Scandal Point and stop at the Himalayan Aviary, a sanctuary for numerous species of birds. (B,L)

DAY 4: SHIMLA TO DELHI

Visit the Viceregal Lodge located on Observatory Hill. Later you will be transferred to Kalka railway station to board the train back to Delhi. Your arrangements end upon arrival at New Delhi railway station. (B)

Price guide

From $740 Per person twin share based on low season #
From $1,310 Single Traveller based on low season #
CategoryTwin ShareSole Traveller
Standard $740 $1,310
Superior $850 $1,590
Deluxe $1,290 $2,280
Heritage $950 $1,680

Notes:

# Shoulder and high season, Christmas and New Year’s Eve dinner surcharges apply.

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