Discover Shimla's history from our hotel

Located in the foothills of the Himalayan Mountains, Radisson Jass Shimla combines comfortable rooms and suites with beautiful views and a great location near the area's best things to do. Climb to the Jakhu Temple, located on the highest peak in Shimla, or explore the ancient art and artefacts at the Museum of Himachal Culture and Folk Art. If you love history, stop by Christ Church or tour the former Viceregal Lodge at the Indian Institute of Advanced Study. For a low-key afternoon, stroll past restaurants, shops and bars at The Mall.
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Christ Church

0.5 mi / 0.81 km from the hotel
The second-oldest church in Northern India, Christ Church was consecrated in 1857. Visitors can see the neo-Gothic structure from kilometres away due to its central and prominent position in the city.

Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex

0.51 mi / 0.82 km from the hotel
See a theatrical performance or wander through galleries featuring works by national and international artists at this cultural centre.

Indian Institute of Advanced Study

2.21 mi / 3.55 km from the hotel
Now home to scholarly studies in the humanities and the sciences, this institute is housed in the former Viceregal Lodge. Take a tour to see the seat of the British imperial government from 1888 to 1947.

Jakhu Temple

0.81 mi / 1.31 km from the hotel
Dedicated to the god Hanuman, this religious site lies atop the highest peak in Shimla and offers beautiful views. The temple is also a gathering place for many monkeys.

Museum of Himachal Culture and Folk Art

78.39 mi / 126.16 km from the hotel
Dedicated to preserving the history of Himachal Pradesh, this museum includes artefacts like traditional clothing and utensils as well as works of art like wood carvings.

St. Michael's Cathedral

0.64 mi / 1.04 km from the hotel
Built in 1885, St. Michael's Cathedral sits adjacent to Christ Church in the Ram Bazar region. If you're a Catholic, you won't want to miss the daily mass, held at 6:45 a.m. in the summer and at 7 a.m. in the winter.