Shimla or Simla is the capital of the state of in . It is a very popular holiday retreat during the summer months and is well known for its Victorian architecture, which is reflected in certain areas of the Mall and the Ridge.
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Railway station
railway station is a small railway station in in the Indian state of . Photo: Anup Sadi, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The , formerly known as Viceregal Lodge, is located on the Observatory Hills of Shimla, , . is situated 3 km west of Shimla. Photo: Mathewjoseph007, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
is situated 4½ km southwest of Shimla. Photo: Anup Sadi, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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is a cantonment board in in the state of . is situated 4½ km west of Shimla.

is a town in of . is situated 6 km northeast of Shimla.


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