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Himgiri Mashobra

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3 star
Purani Koti, P.O. Mashobra, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171007, India
1 nights

Hotel Himgiri Mashobra (A Village Resort) is a budget property, located in the close excursions like Jakhu Temple (12.2 km), The Ridge (12.4 km), Christ Church (12.4 km), The Mall (12.9 km) and Shimla State Museum (15.5 km) The hotel offers basic facilities like doctor on call, dining hall, laundry, travel desk and parking facility. The prompt room service and the homely ambiance of the hotel make their guests feel like home. Additionally, the hotel offers water sports, taxi services, railway station transfer, airport transfer, guide service, sightseeing and outdoor activities on chargeable basis. Another facility like bonfire is available on request. The hotel facilitates 12 well-appointed rooms with standard amenities like cable television, intercom facility, direct dial telephone, mineral water, balcony/sit out, daily newspaper, safety deposit locker, electronic safe, room heater and bathroom amenities with toiletries. The DVD player is available on request for the convenience of the guest. Guest can visit the in-house restaurant which serves a wide range of authentic and delectable dishes. Guests can also relax and have a peaceful time in the garden at the hotel. The hotel is situated 45.5 km from Shimla Airport, 18.1 km from Summer Hill Railway Station and 16.3 km from Bus Stand.

Have a pleasant and comfortable stay at Hotel Himgiri Mashobra (A Village Resort).

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Mashobra, located at an altitude of 2500 m above sea level, is one of Asia’s largest watersheds with the Indus and Ganges on either side. It is a small town in the district of Shimla, in the state of Himachal Pradesh. It is surrounded with densely covered forests of oaks and pines.

Mashobra was built by Lord Dalhousie in the 18th century. It is found in the biographies of Lady Mountbatten and Lady Edwinas. Jawaharlal Nehru, the then Prime Minister, paid a visit to Lord Mountbatten, the Viceroy and then Governor General of India, and his wife Lady Edwina. Before 1948, Mashobra used to house one of the only two Presidential retreats in India. The other Presidential retreat is Rashtrapati Nilayam in Secunderabad.

Mashobra is visited by the President of India every year and during that period the main office shifts to the retreat at Chharabra. The building of the Presidential retreat is a completely wooden structure originally constructed in 1850. The Wildflower Hall at Chharabra was the residence to Lord Kitchener as well as Lord Ripon during the British Raj, now a property of Oberoi Hotels. Today Mashobra is a well-known tourist’s destination.

The villa of Chevalier Federico Pelite at Carignano is a famous picnic spot and was turned into a resort in 1920. The reference to this villa can also be found in the novels by famous writer Anita Desai. Chevalier Federico Pelite, an Italian photographer during the time of Queen Victoria named this place Carignano after his native town Carignano, in Italy. It takes nearly ten minutes to reach Carignano from the center of Mashobra.

One of the main specialties of Mashobra is fruits. It is one of the main markets supplying fruits and vegetables to Shimla. There is also a temple dedicated to Mahasu Devta, a local name of Lord Shiva, which attracts many pilgrims. The place is also known for musk deer and is a home to the Shimla Reserve Forest Sanctuary.

The best time to enjoy the place is from July to September. Mashobra is easily reachable from Shimla. It is just 15 km from Shimla and buses and taxis are available to the destination. The nearest airport is also at Shimla, about 35 km away. However, the nearest railway station is at Kalka, at a distance of 100 km. Mashobra is also reachable from Delhi and Chandigarh, by road.

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More than 15 days prior to arrival date – 10% of package cost. 07- 15 days prior to arrival date – 50% of the package cost. Less than 07 days prior to arrival date – 100% of package cost. In case of Natural Calamity / Strike / Political Disturbances, if Roads remain open – the above Cancellation Policy will be applicable. Any alterations in the itinerary would attract cancellation & fresh booking charges. In case of adverse cancellation policy of hotel, the same would be applicable. Confirmed dates /days may be altered, cancelled or cut short only if intimation in writing reaches the company, 30 days prior to the check in date. 50% refund will be issued if the cancellation is effected between 16 & 29 days prior to the check in Date. No refund /No postponement if the cancellation is effected 15 days prior to the check in date.
Pets are not allowed.

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Shimla Tourist Attractions Summary Shimla is the capital of Himachal Pradesh. Visitors come to Shimla to stroll down its popular Mall Road further more to experience Shimla in its numerous tints from spring blooms to harvest thyme leaves, from the alleviating green and delicate breeze of summer to its winter snows. Shimla owns an airplane terminal at a spot known as Jubbarhatti. An airline including Indian, Jet Airways and Air Deccan works Delhi to Shimla Flights; they additionally operate flights from Mumbai, Jammu, etc. Confirm the flights till the last minute; extreme climate frequently defers flights amid the winter haze. Introduction Shimla initially called Simla, is a city in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Situated in the north-west Himalayas at an elevation of 2,130 meters (6,988 ft), the city of Shimla, hung in the woodlands of pine, oak, rhododendron, and, feels pleasant summers and frosty, blanketed winter. The city is well known for its structures styled in Tudorbethan and neo-gothic design reminiscent of the provincial period. Shimla is associated with the town of Kalka by one of the longest thin gage railroad courses in India. How To Reach Getting to Shimla is simply because of the accessibility of a broad range of transports to this spot. You can drop via air from various parts of the nation. Getting to Shimla is simpler from Delhi, the capital of India.  Delhi to Shimla flights is easily accessible. Many websites offers the significant discount on Delhi to Shimla flights. Getting to Shimla via train is likewise simple as a few trains associate in this spot. Trains can be taken from till Kalka and from that point on, you will get a train to Shimla. Shimla is close to Kalka. Visitors can get to Shimla by street as bus services are accessible from Delhi. One can hire a bus to Shimla from Jaipur, Gurgaon, Chandigarh, Jalandhar, Amritsar, Pathankot and Dehradun. You can likewise reach the spot from Haridwar. Where To Stay Shimla has a large group of spots to stay going from extravagance to spending plan properties, in this way where to stay in Shimla can never be an issue. Under the higher lavish hotel classification, you can decide on Himgiri mashobara, which is a Grand Heritage Hotel or Hotel Hill View. There are numerous 3-star convenience alternatives accessible in Shimla. On the off chance that you are a financial plan Explorer, you can pick any of the accompanying hotels for your stay: Hotel Doegar, Bridge View, Crystal Palace, Samrat, and Hotel Shingar on Mall Street, Hotel Sukh Sagar, Hotel Surya, Ashiana Regency and Aachman Regency. Top Five Getaways Around The main attractions of Shimla, which mostly discover a spot in any vacationer's schedule.
  • Jakhoo Hill is the most prominent crest in the proper slope station offers a beautiful perspective of the city and snow topped Himalayan Mountains.
  • The Shimla Ridge which offers fantastic views of the mountain peaks of the area.
  • The Shimla State Museum is arranged at the highest point of Mount Pleasant. Otherwise called the Himachal State Museum and Library, it was inherent the year 1974.
  • Summer Hill is likewise called as Potter's Hill. Before, this was the place potters used to accumulate mud to make pots.
  • Daranghati Sanctuary spread more than 167.40 km, is a standout amongst the most vital vacation spots.
  Conclusion Shimla is a spot to visit. It has a simple method of transportation and gives the visitors of attractions. Shimla is a grand marvel.

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