Summer Hill

Why?
  • A part of the seven-hill cluster.
  • Offered residence to Mahatma Gandhi, who stayed here at the Georgian mansion of Rajkumari Amrit Kaur.
  • Pine and deodar ladden slopes have many quaint residences, like one belongs to the family of noted painter   Amrita Shergil.
  • The Indian Institute of Advanced Study (established 1965), housed in the former Viceregal Lodge, which was   built in 1884-88.
  • It lies on the Kalka-Shimla Railway line.
Location
  • 5.4 kms from The Mall
Timing
  • Sunrise to Sunset
Entrance Fee
  • Free
Restaurants nearby
  • Cedar Garden, Chaura Maidan
  • Honey Dew, Kachi Ghati
Gallery
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