Things to do in Mashobra & Shimla 

You'll find ample of areas and activities to explore around The Nilaya and our staff will be happy to guide you too. Some of the must do things are listed below, each of which can be personalised with the team from The Nilaya. For activities within our property click here.

Package Activities curated by the nilaya

PICNICS

Picnics in Mashobra
Picnics in Mashobra

Picnics in Mashobra
Picnics in Mashobra

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Make your vacation memorable by spending an afternoon picnicking at one of the many spots nearby. We offer a packed lunch with beverages, picnic mat, and cutlery and walk you till the picnic spot.

VILLAGE TOUR

Village Tour in Mashobra
Village Tour in Mashobra

Village Tour in Mashobra
Village Tour in Mashobra

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A guided tour into the home of a local in a nearby village. Experience Himachali culture with local 'Nati' dance, savour lunch cooked at the home, and let your kids play with the farm animals.

PARAGLIDING

Paragliding in Mashobra
Paragliding in Mashobra

Paragliding in Mashobra
Paragliding in Mashobra

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For the adventurers, we offer paragliding from Junga (1.5 hours away) to jump off a cliff! Half a day tour.

TREKKING

Trekking around Mashobra
Trekking around Mashobra

Trekking around Mashobra
Trekking around Mashobra

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The countless treks, catering to everyone from beginners to experts can be found all around Mashobra. You can hire a guide from our reception.

RAFTING

River Rafting at Tattapani
River Rafting at Tattapani

River Rafting at Tattapani
River Rafting at Tattapani

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Tattapani, on the banks of the Satluj river, is a great place for first-timers to try out river rafting. The trip to and from can managed within a day.

Leisure (Self exploration)

BIKING

Water catchment wildlife sanctuary
Water catchment wildlife sanctuary

Bike Riding
Bike Riding

Entrance to the Water Catchment area
Entrance to the Water Catchment area

Water catchment wildlife sanctuary
Water catchment wildlife sanctuary

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There are many routes around Mashobra where you can bike, the best one being the one inside the Shimla Reserved Forest Sanctuary.

GOLF

Golf Course at Naldehra
Golf Course at Naldehra

Golf Course at Naldehra
Golf Course at Naldehra

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Naldera Golf Course is minutes away from The Nilaya and offers stunning views of the 100-year-old ground.

DRIVES

Shimla Highway Drive
Shimla Highway Drive

Shimla Highway Drive
Shimla Highway Drive

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Scenic drives to Kufri through the reserved forest all the way to Narkanda through apple orchids and dense forests will be etched in your memory.

Discover Kufri

AMUSEMENT PARK

Amusement Park in Kufri
Amusement Park in Kufri

Amusement Park in Kufri
Amusement Park in Kufri

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Kufri boasts of 2 amusements park with surprisingly good number of attractions! Try go-karting or the rides at the cliff's edge and go crazy.

ZOO

Brown Bear at Kufri Zoo
Brown Bear at Kufri Zoo

Brown Bear at Kufri Zoo
Brown Bear at Kufri Zoo

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With natural enclosures and local species, the Himalayan Nature Park offers a chance to view the rare wildlife of Himachal.

WINTER ACTIVITIES

Snow Tubing in Kufri
Snow Tubing in Kufri

Snow Tubing in Kufri
Snow Tubing in Kufri

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From December to March, one can enjoy the snow covered hills of Kufri with activities like skiing, tyre sliding, yak riding, and whatever else you want to have fun with.

Shimla City

HERITAGE

Advanced Studies
Advanced Studies

The Indian Institute of Advanced Studies was the erstwhile home to the Viceroy of India.

Advanced Studies
Advanced Studies

The Indian Institute of Advanced Studies was the erstwhile home to the Viceroy of India.

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Shimla is a historically significant city, full of British architecture since it was India's summer capital.

MALL ROAD

Mall Road Shimla
Mall Road Shimla

Gaiety Theater
Gaiety Theater

Scandal Point Shimla
Scandal Point Shimla

Mall Road Shimla
Mall Road Shimla

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You'll find history seeped in every corner of the famous Shimla Mall road, inluding the Christ Church on the ridge, Scandal Point, Lower and Lakkar Bazaar.

TEMPLES

Jakhoo Temple
Jakhoo Temple

Jakhoo Temple
Jakhoo Temple

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The numerous temples around Shimla ensure a spiritual experience in the hills. Jakhu, Tara Devi, Kali Bari, Sankat Mochan to name a few.