Simla (also referred to as Simla) is Northern Indian city. It is a very popular tourist destination in the city and is also a hub for education in the country. The city is the home to many universities. This means the city has a very young population. Young people like to go out. Thanks to this, Shimla provides a very active nightlife scene for those spending time there.
The Night Bazaar
Shimla is a great location for those that enjoy shopping because you can do it all night there. The Lower Bazaar and the Ram Bazaar are open late into the night. Visitors can buy souvenirs, local clothing, and other interesting items sold by the locals there. The air is filled with traditional Hindi music to help keep you entertained while you shop. Haggling isn’t just allowed in India, it is practically encouraged. You should also feel uncomfortable dressing casual while shopping in the night bazaar.
Rendezvous Bar and Restaurant
This is one of the more popular bars in the area. Not all bars allow women to drink there, but this one does. It is a great place to catch a cricket match. Cricket is the national sport of India. The bar is known for selling drinks at a fair price and has great food as well.
Visit the Ridge in the Evening
The Ridge is a popular location in Shimla for nightlife. It is especially fun during the summer festival season. The place seems to be alive all day and night during the festival and music fills the air from the live performers. The city lies in the foothills of the Himalayas and they can be easily seen in the distance from the Ridge.
Editor’s note: The information contained on this page was compiled using real traveler reviews about nightlife in Shimla.