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
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.
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.
For the adventurers, we offer paragliding from Junga (1.5 hours away) to jump off a cliff! Half a day tour.
The countless treks, catering to everyone from beginners to experts can be found all around Mashobra. You can hire a guide from our reception.
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)
There are many routes around Mashobra where you can bike, the best one being the one inside the Shimla Reserved Forest Sanctuary.
Naldera Golf Course is minutes away from The Nilaya and offers stunning views of the 100-year-old ground.
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.
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.
With natural enclosures and local species, the Himalayan Nature Park offers a chance to view the rare wildlife of Himachal.
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 is a historically significant city, full of British architecture since it was India's summer capital.
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.
The numerous temples around Shimla ensure a spiritual experience in the hills. Jakhu, Tara Devi, Kali Bari, Sankat Mochan to name a few.