Shimla, the capital of Himalachal Pradesh spills over the steep slopes of a 12kms long crescent shaped ridge in the lower Himalayas. It was once the glamorous summer capital of British India. Shimla has a number of pretty walks and the highest point on the ridge with the Jakhu temple is a 45 minute walk from the Mall. From here once can have an excellent view of snow peaks and dark forested slopes.
- from Shimla
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