Rothney Castle

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  • Address: Sheeshe Wali Kothi, Jakhoo Rd, Lakkar Bazar, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171001, India
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Castle, Family And Kids

Rothney Castle - Review

Rothney Castle is a part of Shimla’s historic heritage. Located on the highest peak of Jakhu, this castle was once the residence of an early theosophist, Allan Octavian Hume. Today, this castle functions more or less like a museum where you can see huge reception rooms meant once meant for the British dinner parties and balls. On display are Indian horns which are of much interest to the foreign tourists as well. A part of this castle has been converted into a heritage hotel where you can book your stay. 

Rothney Castle Information

  • Recommended to be visited during day time.

How To reach Rothney Castle by Public Transport

  • By rented car from city centre.

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TripHobo Highlights for Rothney Castle

  • Rothney Castle Address: Sheeshe Wali Kothi, Jakhoo Rd, Lakkar Bazar, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171001, India
  • Rothney Castle Timing: 24-hrs
  • Rothney Castle Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Rothney Castle(preferred time): 09:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Rothney Castle: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Rothney Castle

  • 25.17% of people who visit Shimla include Rothney Castle in their plan

  • 70.98% of people start their Rothney Castle visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Rothney Castle

Monday, Friday and Saturday

93.23% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Rothney Castle

People normally club together Indira Tourist Park and Shaily Peak while planning their visit to Rothney Castle.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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