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Hill Station in India


Shimla city was developed in 19thcentury when Gurkha wars was ended in 1815-16 and winner British decided to save some place as military outposts and sanitaria. In 1864.the Viceroy, John Lawrence embrocated Shimla-spelt Shimla, as the summer capital of British India. Many story related to freedom belong to this city e.g. Shimla conference in 1942 and taking decision to partition of India.
Now a days there is no existence of British Empire but architecture of this city is amazing with atmosphere of Hill resorts. It’s just like quite combination of history with modernity also with beautiful places. Shimla also has a youthful environment i.e. physical strength and good health and delightful weather. Here every forest has a unique and different look according to their wild animal. There are so many other things available for enjoying e.g day-excursion by dozens, different shopping, the Mall, museums and ice-skating. Temperature range vary between summer and winter i.e. Mar – June (Max-27degree centigrade to 14 minimum) and Nov – Feb (Max-10 to minimum -7 degree centigrade).

Places to visit: 
Jakhoo Temple-This temple is highest point of Shimla and give a salient view of sunrise and sunset. Temple is dedicated to lord Hanuman-moment of sanjivani plant to save Luxman. This most favorable point is connected by a is a valley covered by snowcapped peaks and almost 45 minutes take from ridge, one can may be hire a taxi or pony.

Christ Church-This church is tells rich history about Shimla’s town.
Naldhera-This place is also called heaven for travelers. Many tourist like golf playing so this place is very comfortable for them because here is a venue of golf course. Nag temple situated on this place and this name is also belonging from it.

Sankat Mochan-On Shimla Kalka road this temple of Lord Hanuman is famous and its view is excellent.
There is so many places to see in Shimla-Tara Devi temple, Kali Bari, Prospect Hill, Summer Hill, Patter hill, Glenn-collection of animal and birds and Chail-highest cricket ground.
By road –NewDelhi/Chandigarh/Kalka. Road is very comfortable by taxi or bus, car for visiting the places.


Ooty city is south Indian hill station also called queen of the hill stations known as Blue Mountain. It is most beautiful and its original name is Udhagamandalam, located in Western Ghats of combination of four majestic hills-Daddabetta, Snowdon, Elk hill and Club hill, this hills are the part of Nilgiri mountain.Ooty is also called meeting point of Eastern and Western places of hills. This city is district capital of Nilgiri district of Tamilnadu. There is different plant of coffee and tea, another trees are like conifer, wattle dot. This city is world heritage declared in 2005.

Places to visit:

Botanical garden-This garden is situated by Marquis of Tweedale in 1847.Here is a collection of different flowers and their bushes.

Rose garden-Here is the variety of rose plants lies in garden.
Ooty lake-Artificial lake constructed by John Sullivan in 1824 and near to railway track and its view is excellent.

Art gallery-Art gallery is a collection of different paintings pattern, show their details and their items used.
There is different hotels for staying starting from luxury to budget hotels for travelers. In south, most famous dishes are idly, dosa, uttapam and voda etc. Famous thing is Toda jewelry and aromatic and medicinal different oils and handicrafts of there is very famous.  

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