Shimla Water Catchment SanctuaryCurrently Closed
- Address: NH 22 Charabra Mashobra, Himachal Pradesh 171012, Shimla, India
- Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
- Phone: +91-1772623993
- Ticket Price: 25 INR
- Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
- Tags: Outdoors, Forest, Water Body, Waterfront, Wildlife Sanctuary , Family And Kids, Nature
Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary - Review
Erstwhile the property of the famous Rana of Koti, the Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary is today the source of water supply in all of Shimla. It is one of the most secluded areas in Shimla spreading over amplitude of 10.25 sq. km. The plantations in the area include of coniferous forests that house White Oak, Deodar trees, Vascular Herbs, Chill Pine and Blue Pine in huge amount.
Moreover with the highest density of the Koklas peasants in the state, the place has gained wide popularity lately.
Watch out for the variety of fauna including Leopard, Rhesus Macaque, Barking Deer, Pine Martin, Musk Deer, Himalayan Yellow Throated Porcupine, Goral, Indian Sambar, Kashmir flying Squirrel and common Langur. The place offers bewildering range and is must visit for nature lovers.
Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary Ticket Prices
- Students have a entry fee of INR 10.
- Camera and shooting videos has applied charges.
- Roaming around in personal vehicles has separate charges.
- Bicycles are available on rent.
- Rs. 25 per person
- Rs. 200 per vehicle
How To reach Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary by Public Transport
- You can reach by a rented Car or a Bicycle.
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Things to Know Before Visiting Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary
66.73% of people who visit Shimla include Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary in their plan
12 PM - 1 PM
47.37% of people start their Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary visit around 12 PM - 1 PM
People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary
93.13% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary
Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary Trips
Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary, Shimla Reviews
Nice place to enjoy beauty of nature. Its in amidst of deodar and oak forest. It is the lifeline of Shimla. There is cycling facility available.
Nice place to visit with friends though permission from forest department is required to visit it
If u r caming to Visit Shimla I will definitely recommend u this place to visit
Best place for those who in reality love nature n realize the blessings of mother nature
Where nature is at it's best . Great place to visit in all seasons. Best part is cycle riding 7km for Rs-250+100security charges all you need is to feel free