Shimla is a hub of Indian tourism industry and during the pre independence period, it was the Summer Capital of the British India. The name Shimla derives from goddess ‘Shyamala Devi’, who is an incarnation of Kali.
Shimla is a paradise for nature lovers and honeymooners and it attracts people from all around the country especially in the summer season. It has bewitching scenic beauty setting, charming snowfall, the rugged mountainous terrain and pleasant weather. All this have paved the path for the trekkers and tourists to visit and practice camping in Shimla.
Destinations In Shimla
There are attractive places which offer great opportunity for forest camping in Shimla. The best way to escape the unbearable heat of summer is to go on a forest camping in Shimla.
Shoghi – Shoghi is a scenic suburb of Shimla, and if you are a nature lover Shoghi is a paradise. Situated at 5700 feet from the ground, it is famous for a 250 years old Tara Devi Temple. Covered by pine and oak forests, the place with its tranquillising surroundingo the much needed peace.
Camping in Shoghiamid the peaceful locales and picturesque landscape is something that travellers seek for. The campsites available here are generally Swiss deluxe tents or bamboo cottages. Each of the tents features comfortable beds, tables, chairs, bathrooms, and hot and cold water all day.
Junga – Junga is located in Shimla district and is known for its earlier princely estate – Keonthal Estate. With snowy peaks and green hills all around, this place itself is a picture perfect location. Going for trekking or camping in Junga is an unique experience.
Surrounded by the scenic beauty, you will get an opportunity to explore nature at its best. This place offers all sorts of amenities like waterproof canvas, conference room, dining area, house-keepinganfilter water.On the adventure front rappelling, Zip-line, stream walking, jammer, and trekking is available.
Thanedar – Thanedar is a beautiful place near Shimla and is located on the old Hindustan road also called the Tibet road. It is well known for its acres of apple and cherry orchards. Situated at the height of about 7700 feet, this place is encircled by panoramic scenery of mountain ranges.
Thanedar is a perfect destination for people who seek for nature above luxury.Covered by tall conifer trees, the camps here provide all types of accommodations, ranging from log cabins to deluxe rooms. All these tents comes with the comfortable mattresses, hot and cold water running all day, attached bathrooms and open balconies.
While camping here, you can also visit places like Parmjyotir Temple, Saroga Forest, Tani Jubber Lake, and Hatu Peak.So, if you are looking to beat the heat this summer, we are offering packages under all budgets for camping in Shimla. Come visit the heaven with us.