Distance : 113 km
Estimated Time : 4 hours
Chandigarh to Shimla is very popular route for tourists, probably the most popular hill station in northern India. Alongwith its unique attraction of Toy Train, it has something for all tourists, be it shopaholic, honeymoon couples, nature lovers, adventure sports, religious travelers.
"In 1864, the place was declared colonial India’s official “summer capital”. Later, Shimla came to be known as the “Queen of Hills"."
Set amidst beautiful hills and mystical woods, Shimla's captivating natural beauty, and the atmosphere are bound to leave any tourist overwhelmed. The city is a unique combination of hills, spurs and valleys to the North and East; a network of mountain ranges which are crossed at a distance, by a magnificent crescent of new peaks, the mountains of Kullu and Spiti in North, the central range of the Eastern Himalayas in the east and South east. The most popular places within city are Mall Road, The Ridge and Jakhu Temple. Shimla is also used a base to visit other nearby places like Chail, Kufri, Naldehra, Mashobra, Tattapani and Narkanda.
Chandigarh to Shimla is well connected by road through NH5. The route goes through Chandigarh to Panchkula to Himalayan expressway. This expressway is better than many expressways on plains. The view is terrific. Just before Kasauli, the famous food joint "Giani da dhaba" is a must visit. Right from the end of expressway to the start of Shimla roads are very well maintained. Other famous tourist places on this route and nearby Shimla are :
You can plan to include them in your itinerary. With CabBazar, you can customize the itinerary as per your choice and enjoy the trip to fullest.
Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex
Sankat Mochan Temple
Kali Bari Temple
Tara Devi Temple
Being an Aggregator and “Transparency” as our key value, CabBazar provides you enormous car options for your journey. You can mention your specific preference, if any, while raising a taxi booking request. Our partnered taxi services providers quote prices for different cars available with them. At high level, we classify taxi in below four categories :
Hatchback (WagonR, Liva, Santro, Ritz etc) – 4 Passengers – Budget Taxi
Sedan (Swift Dzire, Indigo, Etios, Xcent etc) – 4 Passengers – Comfortable small family taxi
SUV (Innova, Scorpio, Ertiga, Eeco etc) – 6/7 Passengers – Comfortable large group taxi
Tempo-Traveler – 9 to 26 Passengers – Big size taxi
CabBazar is committed to keep the pricing as simplest as possible. So, we provide one single price for your journey including toll tax, state tax, parking, GST everything. The price covers a specified maximum kilometer and maximum days. So, you know upfront how much taxi is going to cost you and plan your budget well.
The prices are dynamic and transparent. You will get all the quotations submitted by partnered taxi services providers along-with car and rating of taxi service provider. You can choose as per your preference.