HOTELS IN SHIMLA NEAR RIDGE
The Ridge in Shimla is a large open space, located in the heart of the capital city of Himachal Pradesh, India. It is the hub of all cultural activities of Shimla and runs east to west alongside the Mall Road. The Ridge road leads to Lakkar Bazaar, a wooden crafts market. It is one of the major landmarks of Shimla and the most easily recognized face of the hill station. The Ridge connects most major places of Shimla like Snowdon, The Mall and Jakhoo hill. Prominent landmarks located on the Ridge include a Church from 1844 and a library building built in 1910. The Ridge is situated at a distance of 20 kilometers from the Shimla Airport and 3 kilometers from the Shimla Railway Station.If you are planning a trip to the city, there are quite a few hotels near Ridge Shimla that you can choose from. Hotels here offer excellent accommodation and service, along with many amenities and delectable food. Hotels in Shimla near Ridge are centrally located and are easily accessible from all parts of the city. At one time, Shimla was the biggest hill station of the world, having thick forests and green slopes covered with firs, pines, the Himalayan oak and carmine rhododendron trees. Some of the places to visit around Shimla include The Mall, Jakhoo Temple, Chadwick Falls, and the Lower Bazaar. For shopping, there are quite a few excellent places on the Mall road and the Lower Bazaar. Further down the Mall Road you can find the Lakkar Bazaar, which has quite a few shops selling wooden handicrafts. Some of the other souvenirs to pick up from Shimla include wooden toys, walking sticks and Tibetan carpets made in nearby Kinnaur. If you plan to eat out, places like Sher E Punjab, Qilaa, Wake and Bake Cafe and 45 Central Perk are quite good. At night, the Rendezvous and Lobby Lounge are good places to go and unwind after a day of sightseeing, shopping and exploring.