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Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer.

- Anonymous

Life is a trip. Plan your next vacation.

- Matthew Fryer

Once a year, go someplace you've never been before

- Dalai Lama

It's been a huge blessing, being able to travel and have a great life

- Seann William Scott

To travel is to a journey into yourself

- Danny Kaye

The use of traveling is to regulate imagination with reality, and instead of thinking of how things may be, see them as they are.

- Samuel Johnson

He who would travel happily must travel light.

- Antoine de St. Exupery

Wherever you go, go with all your heart

- Confucius

Our happiest moments as tourists always seem to come when we stumble upon one thing while in pursuit of something else.

- Lawrence Block

The more I traveled the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends.

- Shirley MacLaine

To awaken alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.

- Freya Stark

I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.

- Susan Sontag

Like all great travelers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen

- Benjamin Disraeli

My Favourite thing is to go where I have never been

- Diane Arbus

There is no moment of delight in any pilgrimage like the beginning of it.

- Charles Dudley Warner

I enjoy the preparatory elements of travel - packing my bags and choosing my outfits - but my favourite part is getting there

- Dominic Monaghan

Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.

- Ibn Battuta

One way to get the most out of life, is to look at it as an adventure

- William Feather

It is not down in any map; true places never are.

- Herman Melville

A traveler without observation is a bird without wings.

- Moslih Eddin Saadi

Travel makes one modest, you see what a tiny place you occupy in this world

- Gustave Flaubert

The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page

- St Augustine

Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by.

- Robert Frost

Investment in travel is an investment in yourself.

- Matthew Karsten

Don’t wait for the perfect moment. Take the moment and make it perfect.

- Zoey Sayward

I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.

- Mary Anne Radmacher

For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

We travel, some of us forever, to seek other places, other lives, other souls.

- Anais Nin

In both business and personal life, I've always found that travel inspires me more than anything else I do

- Ivanka Trump

I travel a lot; I hate having my life disrupted by routine.

- Caskie Stinnett

One of the great things about travel is that you find out how many good, kind people there are.

- Edith

A paradise close to the iconic hill-stations of Manali & Shimla, Kufri is the place to be for those who want to experience the mesmerizing charm of snowfall. At 13 km from Shimla, this Himalayan hamlet was discovered by the British in 1819. With scenic hills, Kufri makes for a vacation spot that is away from the hustle-bustle of the capital city.

If you’re into adventure sports, Kufri will present you with ample opportunities to ski or skate. If you're visiting Kufri during the winter, it's the best time for a spot of skiing. The government offers a number of ski courses ranging from a day to several days—ski equipment is available for hire as well. If you want to bring in trekking, try relating it with the activity and not the panoramic view.

Yak riding and horseback riding are also greatly popular among tourists. Kufri is home to the world’s highest go-karting track at the amusement park located at its loftiest peak, Mahasu. All these aspects of Kufri make it the adventure hotspot in Himachal Pradesh. , especially in February which is when Kufri hosts the annual Winter Sports Festival.

Ornithologists and nature-lovers are also in for a treat when they visit Kufri. Take a stroll through the renowned Himalayan Wildlife Zoo and catch a good glance of the majestic white leopards, brown bears, rare antelopes, and exotic migratory birds. The zoo is also home to the Himalayan Monal, the national bird of Himachal Pradesh.


  • State: Himachal Pradesh
  • District: Shimla
  • Altitude: 2510 m above sea level
  • Temperature: MAX : 20C | MIN : 5C
  • Distance to major cities: Ambala – 170 km, Kalka – 113 km, Chandigarh – 214 km, Shimla – 13 km

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Summer Winter Monsoon

12°C to 19°C.

-2°C to 10°C

July to September


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Kufri encounters run of the mill mountain atmosphere including warm, lovely summer and extreme cool winter. The late spring season is for the most part thought to be a decent time to visit however, the spot witnesses a moderate inflow of vacationers amid winter season also. Kufri gets moderate precipitation from July to October. The winter in Kufri is compelling with substantial snowfall amid December and January. Regardless of the amazing climatic conditions parcel of sightseers inspired by snow related exercises like skiing visit Kufri amid this time.

Activities at a glance

  • Summer Festival

    Summer Festival

  • Winter Sports Festival

    Winter Sports Festival


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NH 22,
Post Office Fagu, Tehsil Theog,
District: Shimla, Himachal Pradesh - 171209