Situated near the Himalayan range, Kufri is a picturesque hill station situated 16 kms from Shimla in Himachal Pradesh. Being at an altitude of 2,510 m above sea level amongst the foothills of the Himalayas, Kufri offers a panoramic view of the surrounding verdant valleys and snow-capped peaks. An annual winter sports festival is organised in Kufri in February, which is a major attraction with tourists. Skiing, go-karting and sledging are the most popular sports in this white, heaven-like land. Pony rides are very popular here with kids and older people.
Kufri, derived from kufr which means 'lake', is an ideal getaway from the hustle and bustle of city life. With an enigmatic energy, prismatic view of the snow-capped peaks and never-ending valleys, with activities like skiing in the winter, go karting and sledging, Kufri will captivate you in a way wherein you would never want to leave.
Kufri does not have an airport. Nearest airport is Chandigarh Airport (IXC), Chanigarh, Punjab, 61 km away
The nearest railway station is Shimla (SML) or Summer Hill (SHZ), Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, 11 kms away
There are no bus routes from other major cities to Kufri. Nearest bus stand is Shimla, 11 kms away
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