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Best Family Getaways in Shimla

Shimla is a renowned tourist destination located in the lap of Himalayan Ranges. Being the capital of Himachal Pradesh, Shimla is admired as one of the best hill stations that are bestowed with fine infrastructure. This probably accentuated the attraction towards this city for tourism. Presence of adventurist places and natural sights draws lots of travelers from all around the world to this place. It is recommended as a family tourist destination among all hill stations found on Himalayan ranges. This is because; there are lots of things enjoyable in the city with your loved ones.

Here are some of the best places to locate with your family when you are around Shimla:

Ice Skating Rink in Shimla

Children or elders, everyone is fond of skating in ice. Probably we miss such adventures in plain areas. Hence, attraction of ice skating is paramount when arriving to ice city like Shimla. Ice skating rink at Circular Road in Shimla is the prime attraction to visit with family. December to February is perfect time to tour shimla to enjoy ice skating at this place.

Fabulous Ice Skating Rink Activity at Shimla

Timings: 9.00 AM to 6.00 PM
Circular Road, Lakkar Bazaar, Shimla
Phone No: 0177- 2653888

Hip-Hip Hurray Amusement Park in Shimla

This amusement park is another superb family destination to visit in Shimla. Such an adventurist place at this altitude is definitely commendable thing for tourism. Hip-Hip Hurray Amusement Park is full of adventures with enjoyable rides like bump cars rides, boating, indoor golf, video games and other such. This could re-vitalize the mind of your toddlers and bring back childhood into you.

Thrilling rides at Hip Hip Hurray Amusement Park at Shimla

Timings: 9.00 AM to 7.00 PM
Tickets: Rs. 100/- per person
Ahead of Kufri Bazaar, Shimla

Thrilling Chadwick Waterfalls in Shimla

7 km away from Shimla, Chadwick waterfalls are refreshing natural place to visit in this hilly destination. It is very close to nature and fringed with lush ambiance. People having love for nature must visit this enthralling place with family to have complete rejuvenating experience. Children may enjoy the nature along with horse riding and other key activities incepted at this place. Probably monsoon is the best time to visit here.

Alluring View of Cascading Chadwick's Water Fall in Shimla

1 km Ahead of Railway Station, Shimla

Glen Picnic Spot in Shimla

Glen is nothing but lush green zone located in the arena of Shimla. It is a beautiful forest with trails that are suitable for hiking and climbing all through the way. This family getaway is comprised with Chora Maidan and Summer Hill that are key attractions for visitors. It is enjoyable stuff in serene location of Shimla to bring back exhilaration and enthusiasm in you.

Picture Perfect View of Glen Picnic Spot in Shimla

Near Chadwick Falls, Shimla

Shaily Peak in Shimla

You must have seen posters of scenery and wondered if such places really exist. Shaily Peak is one of them. It is an outstanding adventurist place to visit around Shimla. It is a dream location that prevails with incredible views and amazing sightseeing.  The snow fall time is the ideal time to visit. Remember, it is for young and enthusiastic people. Most of the road is covered for trekking on feet. The way to Shaily Peak is also quite magnificent and reaching here is absolutely delightful for visitors.

Mesmerizing Sun Set View From Shaily Peak in Shimla

Naldehra, Shimla

Fagu Ski Resort in Shimla

Though Shimla is crowded by travelers, Fagu Ski resort is all there to provide complete isolation and rejuvenating experience to visitors. Family members thoroughly enjoys the snow skiing. It is quite pleasurable to stay in resort and get rejoiced by nature and excellent activities.

Activities and Thrill at Fagu Skiing Resort in Shimla


Snow King Retreat, Fagu Top, Shimla

Himalayan Nature Park in Shimla

Himalayan Nature Park is the best family attraction located around Shimla. Located at the distance of 16 km, it is endeavored with rich flora and fauna that draws lots of tourists. Along with skiing slopes, pine trees, and park, Himalayan Nature Park is spread in the area of 90 hectares.

Timings: 10.00 AM to 5.00 PM
Kandaghat - Chail - Kufri Road, Shimla
Himachal Pradesh- 171012

Kufri in Shimla

Along with such wonderful family places, this hill station encompasses many untouched and beautiful locations. There are few trekking mountains, ridges, and adventure sports location that would be available for specific time period in a year. All these striking attractions would definitely accentuate the satisfaction of visitors arriving with family.

Pleasant View of Kufri at Shimla

These are some of the amazing destinations in and around Shimla to explore with your family and have great time there.

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