Naldehra Shimla

Naldehra is a small hill station in the Northern state of India, Himachal Pradesh. Naldehra Shimla is just located 22km away from Shimla. It is perfect for offbeat places for those who want to enjoy the beauty of natural silence. Nalhera Shimla welcomes you with the breathtaking panorama and natural beauty of its place. Naldehra is nestled between the towering mountains of the Himalayans and also tassel by the errant forests of cedar and deodar, It is one of the stunning hill stations and the best travel destinations in Himachal Pradesh. The complete place of Naldehra Shimla looks like a painting on a canvas. This place’s name Naldehra is from the two words that are Nag, and Dhera which means” The Abode of the king of snakes”.

There is a massive beautiful place in Naldehra Shimla, which is discovered by the erstwhile British Viceroy Lord Curzan. After seeing the charm of this place he decided to build the golf course here. Naldehra golf course is one the most beautiful course and it is one of the major attractions among the tourist who came to visit Naldehra Himachal Pradesh. You can enjoy a picnic here, and you also can surrender your senses to the soothing sound of birds and nature. You also can enjoy a horse ride here they will take you to the finest forest areas where you can enjoy some spectacular views of nature. 

This place is also home to some sacred Hindu temples which increase the vibes of this beautiful Naldehra Shimla. There is Mahunag temple, which is located in the middle of the Naldehra golf course. It is a popular sightseeing spot and an important religious place for Hindus. A Mahakali temple is also an excellent place for the Hindu religion.

Another of the most famous attraction near the Naldehra Shimla is Shaily Peak. Which serves you a soothing experience of bathing your eyes with swank gorgeous views and expansive landscape. You can visit the tourist destination of the nearest Naldehra Shimla village Mashobra. This place is wrapped with thick woods of oak and pine trees and boasts a soothing climate, the Mashobra Village delights tourists with its immense tranquility. It is 18km away from the Naldehra shimla. You also can enjoy the famous tourist hot spring which is tattapani. That is located at a distance of 33 km (approx) away from the Naldehra.

Things to Do: 

  • Naldehra Golf Course: It is one of the oldest golf course with a beautiful and spectacle panorama with sloping glades and Deodar cedars all around.  It was expanded to 18 holes.

  • Mahakali Temple: Mahakali Temple, a very famous holy place in Naldehra, is located on the banks of the serene Mahakali Lake.

  • Mahunag Temple: It is situated in the heart of the popular Naldehra Golf Course, Mahunag Temple is set at a striking elevation of 1830 meters above sea level.

  • Craignano: It is full of tranquility, the park is full of pines, oak trees & seasonal flowers. The park is in Mashobra, and 30min  away from Shimla on Naldehra road.

  • Mashobra: It is nested in the lap of the Himalayas, at an altitude of 2246 m, Mashobra is a quaint little hill retreat located in the Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh.

  • Shaily Peak: A beautiful place to hike near Shimla, it’s an easy trek and families can also go here. 

  • Kufri: It is situated near the Himalayan range, Kufri is a picturesque hill station situated 20 km from Shimla in Himachal Pradesh.

  • Fagu: It is located in the beautiful state of Himachal Pradesh, Fagu is a mesmerizing town and an amazing scenic place in the Shimla district of the state.

  • Kogi Mata: Kogi Mata Temple is located in Kogi village of Naldehra. Filled with soothing air, striking natural beauty.

  • Tattapani: Tattapani town is situated on Shimla–Mandi road, around 60 kms from Shimla and 25 kms from Naldehra. A small town at the bank of river Sutlej.

  • Narkanda: Narkanda is situated at an altitude of 2708 meters on the Hindustan Tibet road. It gives a beautiful view of snow ranges.

  • Chindi: Chindi is nestled in the beautiful Karsog Valley, Chindi is a peaceful hill station and a wonderful escape into the Himalayan Mountains.

  • Hatu Peak: Hatu peak is located in the Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh, India. It is the highest peak in the region, standing at an elevation of 3400 m above sea level. The peak is surrounded by the dense forest of conifers, oaks, and maples

  • Karsog Valley: The Karsog Valley is located in a small town named Karsog near Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. It is known for its lush green surroundings and incredible beauty.

  • Naldehra Golf Course 

  • River Rafting 

  • Horse Riding

  • Drive to Craignano

  • Several Walking Trails And Horse Riding Trails

  • Stayvista At Hilltop Farmstead

  • Stayvista At Spirits Unplugged

  • Justa Cliffend Resort & Spa Mashobra

  • The Manor Luxury Service Apartments

  • Chalets Naldehra

  • Baldeyan Breeze

  • The Retreat Mashobra

  • Marigold Sarovar Portico

  • Merlin Grove Suites Simla

  • Agro Stone Cottage

  • Woodista Villa

  • Livingstone Shimla Jungle Stay

How to Reach

Naldehra Shimla is well connected to the major cities of India, by air, road, or train. It is only 22 km away from Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. 

By Air

The nearest airport to Naldehra is Jubbarhatti Airport in Shimla (44 km away). That airport also connects with major cities of India, like Delhi, Mumbai, and Kolkata. After that, you take a taxi or cab from there.

By Train

The nearest major railway station to Naldehra is Kalka Railway Station, which is 112 km away from it. After departure from the train, you take a bus or taxi are easily available from here for Naldehra.

By Road

Naldehra is easily accessible from many major cities by roadways. There are many buses and private cabs available for Naldehra that are available from the big cities like Delhi, Chandigarh, and Shimla.

Places to Visit Around

Distances from

Naldehra Golf Course

1.6 Km

Mahakali Temple

2.8 Km

Mahunag Temple

6 Km


9.9 Km


13.3 Km

Shaily Peak

23.4 Km


24.6 Km


28.2 Km

Kogi Mata

28.3 Km


32.4 Km


70.6 Km


71.7 Km

Hatu Peak

77.1 Km

Karsog Valley

85.1 Km

Best time to visit Naldehra: 

There is no best time avisit naldhera shimla. because it depends on you what time you are visiting Naldehra. 

  • Summer Season: (April- June)

During the summer season Temperature does not raising above 28°C, Naldehra becomes a tourist hotspot due to its comfortable and pleasant weather in Naldehra. This is the ideal time if you want to play golf here amidst the spectacular Himalayan terrain.

The month of June when a cultural the Sipi Fair is held in Naldehra. 

  • Monsoon Season(July – September)

In monsoon season you can experience moderate rainfall here. this is one of those places that you visit during the monsoon.

  • Winter Season (October- February)

During this season temperature goes as low as s -4°C, Naldehra becomes a dreamlike destination during this season. This is the ideal time if you want to enjoy the snow. 

In the initial month of winter ( October) You can see ‘Jotton Ka Mela’ which is famous for its bullfights.


Naldehra is a perfect offbeat destination for those who to take a break from this fast city’s life. Place where you can enjoy the vacation with your family and friends If you are planning a trip to Himachal Pradesh. Don’t forget to visit this beautiful offbeat destination.

F&Q’s Naldehra Shimla

Naldehra is famous for its greenery, golf course, and plain view of the mountains filled with pine, cedar, and deodar trees. It is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Naldehra Shimla.
Naldehra is famous for its greenery, golf course, and plain view of the mountains filled with pine, cedar, and deodar trees.
Both are the best destinations for Shimla. But Chail is better in terms of greenery & chances of rain. The more the rain in the hills, the better it is.
Yes, Naldehra has snow but during the winter. It is an ideal destination for adventure seekers and snow lovers.
The roads are winding and treacherous so it is advisable to take it slow, not drive in a rash manner, and also enjoy the beautiful scenery on your drive up there.
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