The former summer capital of British India, Shimla is known for its picturesque scenery and pleasant climate. The Mall, the main shopping street in Shimla, is a hub of activities with its many restaurants, clubs, bars and banks. Winter is the period when the whole city of Shimla is draped in a thin blanket of snow which attracts many travel enthusiasts. About 23 km is away is the 18-hole Naldehra Golf Club, present at an altitude of 2,200 meters. Kufri is a small hill station located just 13 km from the state capital.