Amar Palace

Address: The Ridge, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, 171012, India | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located on The Ridge, Shimla, is near Kalka - Shimla Railway, Jakhu Temple, Kufri Ski Resort, and Kinnaur.
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    Travel Blogs from Shimla

    Help! We're in Shimla, get us out of here!

    A travel blog entry by caraemma on Oct 05, 2014

    1 comment, 2 photos

    Be warned, the following blog is a bit on the negative side...so turn away those who are not interested! However if you keep reading, you will see how even in the worst situation, the good of people can really amaze you! There is hope for mankind after all. So turns out that our exciting plan to get us out of Shimla and into Rajestan was not going to turn out as we expected. Cue the worst day to date of our tour. Of our time in Shimla it seemed ...

    Born in the these Hills

    A travel blog entry by lcdp on Mar 29, 2014

    21 photos

    ... humming with mainly Indian tourists. Everything is perched overlooking the hillside, and there is a lift taking pedestrians from the lower to upper mall. We, of course, walked all of them and I still a have some lungs left to curse the Brit who thought that Shimla would be a great place for a summer retreat.
    Aside from the malls, Shimla boasts the lovely, yellow St Michael's Cathedral which is perched on Ridge Road, a ...

    Shimla - Swizerland sick.

    A travel blog entry by beckyandboggy on Apr 29, 2013

    1 photo

    ... not the India you'd think of. It's also rife with monkeys. Hanuman the Hindu god who is half man half monkey is top dog here and there's an enormous orange statue of him at the back of the city. Hindus are incredibly proud of it and worship the statue and the monkeys, although there are signs everywhere to say that they are fun but dangerous 'monkey will bite!'. Hanuman is said to be super strong and loyal but like the animal mischievous. There's a couple of hotels ...

    Heat and Hills

    A travel blog entry by jsynomad on Jul 10, 2012

    1 comment, 23 photos

    ... they wanted to get you into a tuk-tuk which would probably take you to a shop. I used the metro system to avoid these hassles and it was nice and cheap but sometimes there was an almighty crush to get on the trains which reminded me of Les Quennevais School days. Visited places like the Jama Masjid (mosque) - which gave good views from the minaret of the not very picturesque city - and Humayun's Tomb. Coming back from the latter I could see ...

    Shimla - Beware of Monkeys at Jakhoo

    A travel blog entry by indianature on Apr 10, 2011

    44 photos

    ... from him. He said that he would throw the sweets to the monkey who would drop the glasses, and he would get them back for us. Naturally, we agreed.

    Sure enough, the monkey immediately dropped the spectacles and went for the sweets. The man then retrieved the glasses which seemed none the worse for wear! The man advised us to keep our glasses in our ...

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