Shimla

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.
Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Hindu temple
is an ancient temple in Shimla, dedicated to the Hindu deity Lord Hanuman. Photo: Rvbalaiyer, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Railway station
is a small railway station in Shimla in the Indian state of . Photo: Anup Sadi, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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

Railway station
Photo: Anup Sadi, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a cantonment board in in the state of .

Town
is a town in of .

Shimla

Latitude
31.1042° or 31° 6' 15" north
Longitude
77.171° or 77° 10' 15.5" east
Open Location Code
8J3V453C+M9
Population
170,000
IATA airport code
SLV
United Nations Location Code
IN SLV
Elevation
2,073 metres (6,801 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 316417040
Geo­Names ID
1256237
Let's improve OpenStreetMap together.

Also Known As

  • Arabic: Shimla
  • Arabic: سيملا
  • Arabic: شيمل
  • Arabic: شيملا
  • Armenian: Շիմլա
  • Azerbaijani: Şimla
  • Bashkir: Шимла
  • Belarusian: Шымла
  • Bengali: শিমলা
  • Bengali: সিমলা
  • Bhojpuri: शिमला
  • Bishnupriya: শিমলা
  • Bulgarian: Шимла
  • Catalan: Shimla
  • Catalan: Simla
  • Cebuano: Shimla (kapital sa estado)
  • Cebuano: Shimla
  • Chechen: Шимла
  • Chinese: Shimla
  • Chinese: 西姆拉
  • Czech: Šimla
  • Danish: Shimla
  • Dotyali: शिमला
  • Dutch: Shimla
  • Dutch: Simla
  • Egyptian Arabic: شيملا
  • Egyptian Arabic: مدينه شيملا
  • English: Queen of Hills
  • English: Simla
  • Esperanto: Ŝimla
  • Fiji Hindi: Shimla
  • Finnish: Shimla
  • French: Shimla
  • French: Simla
  • German: Shimla
  • Greek: Σίμλα
  • Gujarati: શિમલા
  • Gujarati: સિમલા
  • Hebrew: סימלה
  • Hebrew: שימלה
  • Hindi: शिमला
  • Hungarian: Simla
  • Hungarian: Simlá
  • Indonesian: Shimla
  • Italian: Shimla
  • Japanese: シムラ
  • Japanese: シムラー
  • Kannada: ಶಿಮ್ಲಾ
  • Kannada: ಸಿಮ್ಲಾ
  • Korean: 쉼라
  • Korean: 심라
  • Latvian: Šimla
  • Lithuanian: Šimla
  • Maithili: शिमला
  • Malagasy: Shimla
  • Malay: Shimla
  • Malayalam: Shimla
  • Malayalam: Simla
  • Malayalam: ശിം‌ല
  • Malayalam: ഷിംല
  • Malayalam: ഷിം‌ല
  • Malayalam: സിംല
  • Malayalam: സിം‌ല
  • Marathi: शिमला
  • Marathi: सिमला
  • Min Nan Chinese: Shimla
  • Mingrelian: შიმლა
  • Nepali: शिमला
  • Norwegian: Simla
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Shimla
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Simla
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Simla
  • Occitan (post 1500): Shimla
  • Oriya: ଶିମଲା
  • Oriya: ଶିମଳା
  • Oriya: ସିମଳା
  • Pampanga: Shimla
  • Pampanga: Simla
  • Panjabi: ਸ਼ਿਮਲਾ
  • Persian: شیملا
  • Polish: Shimla
  • Polish: Simla
  • Portuguese: Shimla
  • Portuguese: Ximelá
  • Romanian: Shimla
  • Russian: Симла
  • Russian: Шимла
  • Sanskrit: शिमला
  • Santali: ᱥᱤᱢᱞᱟ
  • Scots: Shimla
  • Sinhala: ශිම්ලා
  • Spanish: Shimla
  • Spanish: Simla
  • Swedish: Shimla
  • Tajik: Шимла
  • Tamil: சிம்லா
  • Tamil: ஷிம்லா
  • Tatar: Шимла
  • Telugu: షిమ్లా
  • Telugu: సిమ్లా
  • Thai: ชิมลา
  • Turkish: Shimla
  • Ukrainian: Шимла
  • Ukrainian: Шімла
  • Urdu: شملہ
  • Vietnamese: Shimla
  • Waray (Philippines): Shimla
  • Welsh: Shimla
  • Western Panjabi: شملا
  • Western Panjabi: شملہ
  • Wu Chinese: 西姆拉

Other Places Named Shimla

In the Area

Localities

Landmarks

Popular Destinations in Shimla

Wherever you go, go with all your heart.  

Escape to a Random Place

Queensland, AustraliaChile
MalaysiaTurks and Caicos Islands
About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Shimla. See this page's contributions. Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.