RAJGARH (2169 m): Just 30 km from Solan Rajgarh blessed with considerable natural beauty, is an unspoilt retreat set amidst apple orchards. Its entry into the tourist circuit is relatively recent. A rest house and eating places made it convenient for a holiday.
Fagu is a bueatiful Hill is 2750 meters high (Approx.) Height adjoining dense pine forest and gets maximum period. 4.7 Km from Kufri on Shimla, Narkanda Road, 1.6 Km Off Galleu Junction thru Forest.
Naldhera is a beautiful little village near Shimla. You can see the deep gorge of the Sutlej River from here, and listen to its gurgling in this otherwise quiet place. But Naldhera is mainly famous for its nine-hole golf course, one of the oldest and highest in the country. It has a springy turf and a crown of deodar trees. The course, whose topography is absolutely natural, was laid out at the turn of the century at the instance of Lord Curzon, the then Viceroy of India. At such a height, the course is one of the most challenging in the country. The links are maintained by Himachal Tourism.
Shimla has been blessed with all the natural blessings, one can think of. Dwelling on a panoramic location, the hilly town is surrounded by green pastures and snow-capped peaks. The spectacular cool hills accompanied by the structures made during the colonial era create an aura, which is very different from other hill stations.
Bulging at its seams with unprecedented expansion, Shimla retains its colonial heritage, with grand old buildings, among them are the stately Viceregal Lodge, charming iron lamp posts and Anglo-Saxon names. The Mall, packed with shops and eateries, is the centre of attraction of the town, and Scandal Point, associated with the former Maharaja of Patiala's escapades, offers a view of distant snowclad peaks.
Zakhu Hill :
Jakhoo Hill is Shimla's highest point, is rewarding for there are superb views of the town and its surroundings. At the top is an old Hanuman temple at a distance of 2 Km.
The quiet and lovely summer Hill has secluded, shady walks and charming views. Summer Hill is located on the Shimla - Kalka railway line at a distance of 5 Km.
A 15 minute climb from Boileauganj, Prospect Hill is another favourite walk and vantage point with breath taking views. There is a little temple to Kamna Devi on the top of the hill.