Tourist spot The Ride, Shimla


The Ridge is the Hot Spot for the tourists. The Ridge is the Heart of the Shimla town.

The Ridge is the best place to hangout.

Location
The Ridge is located at a distance of about 1km from the main bus stand of Shimla towards The Mall. The Ridge is surrounded by The Mall and Lakkar Bazaar.

Attraction
The Ridge is a large space or a ground in the heart of the Shimla town. The Ridge provides fascinating view of the mountain ranges. Night view in the Christ Church near The Ridge is breadth taking. State library is also situated on The Ridge. Statues of Mahatma Gandhi, Mrs. Indira Gandhi, founder of Himachal Dr. Y S Parmar are also situated on The Ridge. The place where the statue of Lala Lajpat Rai is situated is known as Scandal point. Padam Dev Complex, Small parks, Ice-cream plazas also provides a great beauty to The Ridge.

The Ridge is featured in many hindi films. Summaer festival the famous festival in Himachal is being witnessed by The Ridge since beginning of the festival.
Nearby Markets
• Lakkar Bazaar.
• Tibetan Market.
• The Mall.
• Lower Bazaar.

How to reach
The first way to reach The Ridge is a walk of about 1km above the main bus stand through The Mall. The second way is to board a HRTC taxi from the bus stand itself and a walk from DC afterwards to The Ridge. The other option is a walk of 0.5km from the Lakkar Bazaar bus stand via Tibetan Market. The other option is a board a HRTC taxi from Sanjauli towards The Ridge about 3kms.
Stay
There are many Hotels around The Ridge providing the facilities of one or double rooms accommodations at reasonable prices.


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