The Ridge road is a large open space, located in the center of Shimla, the capital city of Himachal Pradesh, India.
The Ridge is the hub of all cultural activities of Shimla. It is situated along the Mall Road, which is the famous shopping center of Shimla. Most major places of Shimla like Snowdon, Mall, Jakhoo hill, etc. are connected through the Ridge. The biggest hill station of the world, at one time, the base ridge of Shimla had the thickest forest of the area. Now the green slopes are covered with firs, pines, the Himalayan oak and carmine rhododendron trees, among which are dotted red-roofed chalets, half-timbered houses and Gothic Government buildings - all visible from The Ridge.
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