Shimla is a district in the state of in northern India. Its headquarters is the state capital of . Neighbouring districts are Mandi and in the north, Kinnaur in the east, in the southeast, to the southwest and Sirmaur in the south.

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or Simla is the capital of the state of in . Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small town in the state of located at an altitude of 1,927 m. Photo: Deekaylucknow, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town and a nagar panchayat in subdivision of Shimla district in the Indian state of . Photo: Gv3101992, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town in Shimla District, situated around 120 km from on the Hindustan Tibet Road.


is a town and municipal committee in Shimla district in the state of .

is a tiny hill station in Shimla district of state in .

is in . Located at the foothills of Indian Himalayan hill, is one of the most beautiful hill stations in India. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a fairly remote mountain village in the north-west of the Shimla district, on the way into the district, about 7 km above the Satluj River. Photo: John Hill, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village in in .


Latitude of center
31.1667° or 31° 10' north
Longitude of center
77.5833° or 77° 35' east
2,446 metres (8,025 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Armenian: Շիմլա
  • Asturian; Bable: Shimla (distritu)
  • Asturian; Bable: Shimla
  • Asturian; Bable: distritu de Shimla
  • Basque: Shimla
  • Bengali: শিমলা জেলা
  • Bhojpuri: शिमला जिला
  • Bihari : शिमला जिला
  • Catalan: Districte de Shimla
  • Catalan: Districte de Simla
  • Catalan: districte de Simla
  • Cebuano: Shimla
  • Chinese: Shimla
  • Chinese: 西姆拉县
  • Chinese: 西姆拉縣
  • Danish: Shimla
  • Dutch: District Shimla
  • Dutch: Shimla
  • Dutch: Shimla District
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: شيملا
  • English: Shimla District
  • English: Shimla district
  • French: District de Shimla
  • French: district de Shimla
  • German: Shimla
  • Gujarati: શિમલા જિલ્લો
  • Hebrew: מחוז שימלה
  • Hindi: शिमला जिला
  • Italian: Distretto di Shimla
  • Italian: distretto di Shimla
  • Japanese: シムラー県
  • Malayalam: ഷിംല ജില്ല
  • Marathi: शिमला जिल्हा
  • Min Nan Chinese: Shimla
  • Nepali: शिमला जिला
  • Nepali: शिमला जिल्ला
  • Norwegian: Shimla
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Shimla
  • Oriya: ଶିମଲା ଜିଲ୍ଲା
  • Panjabi: ਸ਼ਿਮਲਾ ਜ਼ਿਲਾ
  • Persian: بخش شمله
  • Russian: Шимла
  • Sanskrit: शिमलामण्डलम्
  • Santali: ᱥᱤᱢᱞᱟ ᱦᱚᱱᱚᱛ
  • Scots: Shimla destrict
  • Spanish: Distrito de Shimla
  • Spanish: Shimla
  • Swedish: Shimla
  • Tajik: ноҳияи Шимла
  • Tamil: சிம்லா மாவட்டம்
  • Telugu: షిమ్లా జిల్లా
  • Telugu: సిమ్లా జిల్లా
  • Urdu: ضلع شملہ
  • Vietnamese: Shimla
  • Western Panjabi: ضلع شملا
  • Simla
  • Simla District

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