Travel Tips: This way you will reach Shimla from Delhi for just Rs 200, know how!


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Nestled in the incredibly beautiful valleys of the Himalayas, Shimla is often called the “Queen of Hills”. It is one of the popular tourist destinations in the country, attracting hundreds of thousands of tourists every year who come to enjoy the charm of its valleys. The distance from Delhi to Shimla is approximately 350 kilometres. However, when planning a trip, heavy tour packages can dampen the excitement of exploration. It may sound unbelievable, but it is true that you can reach Shimla from Delhi for just Rs 200, experiencing the breathtaking beauty of the valleys on the way. Let's know the secret of the Shimla trip for just Rs 200.

Delhi to Kalka Train Fare:

If you are planning to travel from Delhi to Shimla, you can catch a train to Kalka. The distance from Delhi to Kalka is approximately 87 kilometres. Several trains run from Delhi to Kalka throughout the day, covering the journey in approximately four to five hours. The normal fare of each train is between Rs 115 to Rs 130. If you want to make a reservation then you can choose Kalka Express, in which you may have to spend Rs 50 to 80 more. The reservation ticket price for sleepers ranges between Rs 190 to Rs 220.


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The toy train journey through beautiful valleys:

Travelling through beautiful valleys on a toy train journey. Yes, the best option to travel from Kalka to Shimla is the toy train, which completes the journey in around four to five hours, taking you amidst lush green valleys and picturesque landscapes. The toy train passes through enchanting valleys, giving you a glimpse of the beauty of Shimla even before reaching the destination. Notably, the train passes through haunted tunnels, which adds to the thrill. The normal fare of a toy train is only Rs 45 to 65.


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Shimla tour cheaply:

In this way, you can reach Shimla from Delhi at minimal expense, where you can enjoy the beautiful mountains, falling waterfalls, lush green landscape and surrounding natural beauty. Here you can spend quality time with your family, partner or friends. The cost of living, eating and travelling in Shimla is also not very high. So, if you feel like visiting Shimla and don't want to burn a hole in your pocket, just keep ₹200 and set out on an adventure in this beautiful world.