The Moon Lake Resort nestled in the quaint village Kamyana is in the vicinity of many breath-taking tourist destinations. This makes tours and treks from the resort seamless, to say the least. While you are at this gorgeous staycation, plan your day in such a way that you start it early to cover the maximum number of destinations to satiate your soul and mind. There are several places of scenic beauty and picturesque views so much so that, they should not be missed during your holiday. Let us explore the nearby places virtually.
Kufri is about 19 km from Moon Lake, Shimla that is about a 45-minute drive. Arrive at Kufri to see snow-clad mountain peaks. At Kufri experienced the highest Go-Karting track in the world. You can travel around Kufri on a pony ride and that adds the extra thrill to your expedition. Witness snowfall in this bewitching place from October to March where the surroundings look like straight out of a movie. You can also enjoy skiing and trekking here at Kufri. If you get a chance, do visit the Kufri zoo which is also one of the most sought-after tourist destinations here. There is a car rental facility at the resort making your expedition even more seamless.
Kasauli is about 80 km from Moon Lake Resort, Shimla. If you want to see the lavish Victorian constructions from many decades ago, you will be enthralled by the ones in Kasauli. This place is also ideal for the seekers of peace and spirituality owing to its churches and temples. The Gilbert trail here is well known for offering scenic beauty when you go for a nature walk here. You can indulge in shopping at the Mall area and witness the gorgeous sunset at the famous sunset point. Nestled in the Himalayas, this cantonment town has pine and cedar trees adorning it while the beautiful Himalayas and the azure sky give the perfect backdrop for every spot here.
Tattapani is a quaint village located about 58 km from Moon Lake Shimla resort. The word “Tattapani” means hot water and the hot water springs out from various spots on the bed of river Sukari. This spring water is rich in sulfur and is said to have a therapeutic effect on the conditions of the body like joint pain, skin conditions, and tiresomeness. Indulge in a white water rafting on the Sutlej River and get doses of spirituality at the Shiva caves that are visited by many tourists throughout the year. You can also indulge in adventurous sports like zorbing, skiing, and paragliding here.
Travel to about 50 km from Moon Lake Shimla, and you arrive at the beautiful and serene village, Chail. Chail boasts of natural beauty, and you can see the tall deodar and cedar trees serving as the perfect backdrop for this quaint village in the Himalayas. It also boasts of the world’s highest cricket ground. People come here for enjoying a nature trek on the Shivalik range comprising of the Pandewa, Sadh Tibba, and the Rajgarh hills. If you want to unleash your adventurous streak, you can do it here unapologetically and make your holidays memorable as ever.
This forest reserve is located just 20 km away from your resort, which means it is just an hour’s drive away. You arrive at this sanctuary which boasts of rich flora and fauna. This is a dendrophile’s paradise. Catch a glimpse of the wilderness here with leopards, jackals, monkeys, and barking deer. Your visit to Shimla would be worth all the efforts by visiting this place in the vicinity of the Mon Lake resort, especially if you are a nature enthusiast.
Travel southwards from the Moon Lake Resort to about 51 km and arrive at Solan, popularly known as the “city of red gold” or “the mushroom capital” of India. Solan happens to produce the highest quantity of both tomato and mushroom and hence the titles. The city also has several temples so you can satiate your spiritual needs here. You must visit the Shoolini Mata temple and the Jatoli Shiva Temple which are flocked by tourists and hold great value as temples of religious importance. You can also learn a thing or two about the Tibetan culture at the Yundung Monastery located here. Climb to the top of the forts like Banasar Fort and Kuthar Fort that are well maintained and get to see a panoramic view of Shimla from the top.
Now, that you know about the places that are in the vicinity of one of the Best Luxury Hotels In Shimla, i.e., Moon Lake resorts, you can start ticking this beautiful resort from your bucket list. The mountains may be calling so heed to them at the earliest! Book your staycation now.