Shimla Heritage Museum
This gallery in the old United Services Club (1862) has some historic B&W photos of old Shimla, and helpful staff, though it's not a...
YMCA Tours & Treks
The affable and knowledgeable Anil Kumar runs day trips around Shimla as well as treks throughout Himachal and Uttarakhand.
This very English church dominates the top of the ridge and is the second-oldest church in northern India (the oldest is in Ambala in...
In the Ritz Cineplex building, Shimla’s only nightclub rocks to Bollywood soundtracks till late on weekends.
Easily missed in the hangar-style atrium on the roof of Hotel Combermere but entered straight off the Mall, Sol serves tasty plates of...
Embassy Restaurant information
Lonely Planet review
It doesn’t look like much from the outside but Embassy is a cosy timber-lined restaurant with fabulous views over Shimla, especially at night when the city lights are on. The menu runs to Indian, Chinese and continental, with good biryanis and a tasty chicken curry.