Places to visit around Chail

Chail is a serene hill station located 45 kms from Shimla. This hill station sits amidst the aromatic ambience of Pine and Deodar. Most popularly, Chail is renowned for Royal House of Patiala. It is a beautiful little hill station that is just apt for those who want to rejuvenate their life away from overcrowded destinations and monotony of life. The places that tourists can enjoy in and around Chail are described below:

Chail Sanctuary

The Chail Sanctuary is nestling to many wildlife animals. Chail is situated among the Oak and Deodar forests and this offers a perfect home to various wildlife species. For those who enjoy visiting and discovering wildlife, this place is just for you!

Maharaja’s Palace

Chail is just a perfect location for those who are planning their honeymoon and this place in Chail is the apt place to stay. Constructed in 1891, the Maharaja’s Palace is magnificent, royal and spectacular. The furnishings are just superb and reflect the “his-highness” scenario. There are cottages as well as log huts where you can stay and serene and calm walk around the palace is just perfect to complete your peace of mind!



Kufri is one of the most popular hill stations around Chail. You can enjoy a long drive through the green ambience to make you feel even more refreshed and tranquil. Nature Park is a popular tourist sport in Kufri.


This is located 35 km from Chail and is a popular apple orchard. Surrounded by thick Oak as well as Pine forests, Mashobra offers an absolutely wonderful retreat to all the tourists who love to explore nature. It is also very good for walks and trekking.

Chail is also very popular for picnic spots. More than anything, Chail would be of a great interest for you if you are biologist because it is also homes Potato Research Station in its vicinity.