Kufri located 16 km east from Shimla town. It located on an altitude of 2510 meters from sea level. Kufri reached by Hindustan Tibet Road via Dhalli and Sanjauli. Numerous buses are available to Kufri. Buses start from Lakkar Bazar bus stand to Kufri. You can also hire a taxi for the day trip to Kufri. There are many things to do at Kufri for a full day adventure.
Himalayan Nature Park
Kufri Nature Park is the home of various species of animal and more than 180 kinds of birds. You can see here Musk deer, Leopard, Bear, Bharal, Wolf, Sambhar, Monal, Barking deer, Cheer Pheasant and Ghoral. There are various species of migratory birds inside the park. The Himalayan Nature Park provides proper guidance about route and trails inside the park. Tourist can also camp for an overnight stay inside the park.
Fagu located at a distance of 6 km from Kufri. This is a picturesque place well known for a view of rolling mountains and valleys. You can visit apple orchards here. There are very little things to do in Fagu. It is the place to sit and enjoy the pleasure of nature. In monsoon, Fagu covered with thick mist and fog.
Kufri Fun world
Kufri Fun world is an amusement park located in Kufri. This Park located at the height of 9000 feet. The highlights of this park are the world’s highest Go-Kart-Track. Tourist can do activities like Sky Swinger, Free Fall, Ziplining, Valley Crossing, Burma Bridge, Balancing Rope, Bamboo Bridge, U Rope Bridge and Commando Net. You can Go Carting by formula racing car. In winter, snow skating also added to activities. The timing of Kufri fund world is 9:00 AM to 7 PM. In winters, timing is 9:00 AM to 6 PM.
Mahasu peak hilltop of Kufri 360 degree view of Himalayan ranges seen from Mahasu peak. A small temple also located at Mahasu peak. You can take a trail through deodar and oak forest to Mahasu peak. In winters, Tourist can also do skiing on the beginner level slopes at Mahasu peak.
Yak and horse Riding In Kufri
Yak and horse riding is the oldest sport in Kufri. There are various vendors in Kufri provide these activities. They have a separate rate for Maheshwari temple, Mahasu peak, and Fagu valley. Charges are extra for a longer ride to top point and Kufri Fun World. Nag temple, Shooting Place, Skiing point and Apple gardens are included in the itinerary of these vendors.
Skiing in Kufri
Skiing is the preferred activity of tourists in winters. Kufri and Narkanda become a paradise for skiing enthusiast to demonstrate their capability. Kufri has many beginner-level slopes for skiing. Himachal Pradesh tourism with association with Institute of mountaineering and allied sports provide skiing courses in the Valley. Skiing equipment also available to hire by paying fees.