Where to go in Himalayas & Foothills
List of regions
Shimla is the capital of the northern mountainous state of Himachal Pradesh and India's largest and best hill station.
India's hill stations offer a fascinating respite from the height of the plains and a unique window onto colonial life. Shimla was once the summer capital of the British Raj and the town retains and English feel. The best way to reach the city is via the scenic, narrow-guage Toy Train. The Victoria…