Stone’s throw away from the city of Shimla, Kufri is a slightly undiscovered gem of the Kullu Valley. The name is derived from the word ‘kufr’ which means ‘lake’ in a local language. It is espec....
What’s Kufri famous for?
HIMALAYAN NATIONAL PARK
How to spend a day in Kufri
Wake to a charming vibe at The Hosteller Kufri and a majestic surrounding view. Start your day with a freshly brewed cup of hot coffee (just what you need on a chilly morning in Kufri) and a lip-smacking breakfast to fuel your morning.
If the weather is just right, it's time to visit Mahasu Peak, the highest point in Kufri. It is approximately 8 km from The Hosteller Kufri. You get glorious views of the Badrinath and Kedarnath ranges from this peak. You can trek to the peak or hire horses or mules, which cost about INR 650 per ride.
It's time to fuel up with local food at the peak at Babli Jinu Dhaba. Enjoy Rajma Chawal, Kadhi Chawal, and many other local dishes as a fulfilling lunch. just what you need after an adventure-filled morning.
Located just 700 m away from Mahasu Peak is Kufri Adventure Park, with exciting activities like zip-lining, skydiving, and bungee jumping, among others. You can also enjoy snow activities like skiing and ice go-karting.
Things to do in Kufri
HOSTELS IN KUFRI
The Hosteller Kufri, Shimla
Right beside the verdant Green Valley, The Hosteller Kufri, Shimla is a no-brainer when deciding on a perfect Himalayan getaway. Located on the national highway leading to Reckong Peo and Spiti, this beautiful hostel is just a stone's throw away from all of Kufri's adventure activities.
HOSTELS NEAR KUFRI
The Hosteller Narkanda
Known as the 'gateway to the apple country' Narkanda is a paradise for winter lovers. Being one of the oldest ski destinations in the country, it offers some of the best snow-clad slopes to enjoy winter sports.
The Hosteller Shimla
Located right on the Shimla Mall Road, The Hosteller Shimla is the epitome of comfort, style and beauty. This brand new backpacker hostel is three storeys tall - housing 21 luxurious rooms; providing more space and comfort than most.
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