There is no other perfect hill town retreat than Chail, located at Himachal Pradesh. The hill station attracts tourists from across the country and world is pleasant all through the year. A two-hour drive from Shimla, Chail is an ideal destination for relaxing and enjoying the nature sights, in its pure form. A former summer retreat for the Maharaja of Patiala, the hill station has a lot of places to offer for tourists. Among Chail tour packages, there is the School Play Ground. What makes this Ground unique is that it sits at an altitude of 7500 feet making it the highest cricket ground in the world. While it is not permitted to enter the ground premises, one can stroll around and soak up the ambience.
Sadhupul Lake is another highly recommended place and popular hangout in Chail. Enjoy the nature’s glory and wind up your day by visiting the lake restaurant. Set up inside the lake, savour the delicacies as you dip your feet in the cold lake water. To go back to history, visit the Chail Palace built in the year 1871. The structure boasts of classic furniture and historic interiors.
Besides gorgeous scenic locations, Chail also has plenty of religious attractions. There is Kali Ka Tibba, or Kali Temple; Siddh Baba Ka Mandir, dedicated to Saint Siddh Baba and Chail Gurudwara Gurudwara. During the time of sikh festivals, the Gurudwara turns into a bustling place. To catch the glimpse of exotic flora and fauna, head over to Chail Wildlife Sanctuary. Along with the stunning views and lush greenery, visitors can spot Himalayan Black Bear, European Red Deer, Langur, Wild Boar and other animals, all these are mentioned under Chail tour packages. Himalayan Nature Park in Kufri is yet another popular and recommended wildlife place to visit near Chail. The closest airport from Chail is located in Chandigarh, which is 117 km away.