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People of shimla

The people of Shimla, also known as Shimlaites, are simple and friendly in nature. Both modern and traditional lifestyles can be seen here. The population of Shimla is very diverse and the residents belong to various religions, regions and ethnicities. The city has a population of 1,042,161 people, out of which 93.50% are Hindus, 2.29% are Muslims, 1.95% are Sikhs, 1.95% are Buddhists and 0.62% are Christians. Though the young people can be seen wearing western dresses, many people wear traditional Indian outfits such as ‘salwar’, ‘kurta’, ‘kameez’, etc. However, most of the men wear shirts, trousers and jackets.

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  • Theme of Shimla [Hill Station, Romantic, Adventure]
  • You'll love Shimla for [Mall Road, Hills]
  • Watchout for [Inadequate public transport, Crowd]
  • Best Time To Visit
    October - February
  • Altitude 7,238 ft. above sea level

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Holiday Packages In shimla

  • shimla
    Incredible Himachal Ex Delhi Land Only
    8 Nights, 9 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.23,799
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • shimla
    Pefrect Shimla Manali Honeymoon Tour - Ex Chandigarh
    5 Nights, 6 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.14,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    Serene Shima & Kasauli - Monsoon Special
    3 Nights, 4 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.12,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Holiday Themes In shimla

  • shimla
    Romantic Holidays
    2 Nights, 3 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.7,600
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • shimla
    Hill Station Holidays
    6 Nights, 7 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.9,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • shimla
    Honeymoon Holidays
    4 Nights, 5 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.10,699
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Popular Domestic Destinations

  • manali
    manali
    4 Nights, 5 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.4,995
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • goa
    goa
    2 Nights, 3 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.6,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    kashmir
    5 Nights, 6 Days
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    Rs.9,999
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Places to stay in shimla

  • Larisa Resort - Shimla
    Larisa Resort - Shimla
    Shimla
    One night from
    Rs.5,500
  • Andaz Shimla
    Andaz Shimla
    Shimla
    One night from
    Rs.3,000
  • Hotel Chadwick view
    Hotel Chadwick view
    Shimla
    One night from
    Rs.1,200
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Popular Flights To shimla

    • DELDelhi
      IXCChandigarh
    • Go Air
      G8-108
    • 08:40 10:05
      Non Stop
    • 01h 25m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.1,491
    • AMDAhmedabad
      IXCChandigarh
    • Indigo
      6E-6055
    • 15:55 17:40
      Non Stop
    • 01h 45m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.3,814
    • HYDHyderabad
      IXCChandigarh
    • Go Air
      G8-513
    • 09:05 11:35
      Non Stop
    • 02h 30m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.3,900
    • IDRIndore
      IXCChandigarh
    • Air Asia India
      I5-753
    • 07:30 12:40
      1 Stop
    • 05h 10m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.4,000
    • LKOLucknow
      IXCChandigarh
    • Air India
      AI-414
    • 11:10 06:35
      1 Stop
    • 19h 25m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.4,186
    • NAGNagpur
      IXCChandigarh
    • Air India
      AI-642
    • 02:00 06:35
      1 Stop
    • 04h 35m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.4,444
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shimla Travel Talk Sharing travel experiences - one story at a time

Jakhu Temple In Shimla And The legend Of Its Hanuman Statue

Jakhu Temple In Shimla And The legend Of Its Hanuman Statue

The Hanuman statue at Jakhu Temple in Shimla is among the tallest statues of Hanuman in the world. It is a must-see when in Shimla

23 May 2019  | 3-minute read
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Shimla Mall Road - The Ideal Place For Shopping

Shimla Mall Road - The Ideal Place For Shopping

Shopping in Shimla Mall Road with its vibrant shops, diverse products, and scenic views is a dream come true for shopaholics!

26 Apr 2019  | 3-minute read
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Top Hill Trains In India You Need To Book Now

Top Hill Trains In India You Need To Book Now

The Indian Railways offers five hill trains: Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, Nilgiri Mountain Railway, Kalka-Shimla Railway, Kangra Valley Railway, and Matheran Railway.

11 Dec 2018  | 4-minute read
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