Annandale, near Shimla is a perfect spot for golf enthusiasts, sports lovers, and those who enjoy a good cactus garden!
And even if you’re not a golfer, one can enjoy the mesmerizing views of a luxurious and expansive course set amidst the stunning natural landscape.
Don’t be surprised if you see the Indian Army conducting their parades and social events here, as it is maintained by Indian Army.
The route to Annandale itself passes through dense forests, making it a tranquil and rejuvenating experience for all tourists.
The Indian Army Museum is another gem of this place where you’ll come across artifacts and stories of sacrifice and victory of our brave army. This museum is bound to generate a sense of patriotism and respect for the warriors of our country.
And if you thought a cactus museum was something you’d never visit, think again! The Cactus Museum in Annandale has a variety of cactus brought in from significant cactus-growing regions in the world. Some plants even have exotic names, and the array is unimaginable.
After a day of exploring, head to the cafe for some local snacks. The perfect way to end your day in Annandale.
Getting to Annandale is easy as it’s only 15 kilometers away from the center of Shimla. You can hire an auto-rickshaw, rent a cab or opt for a self-driven vehicle taking the route via Police Line Road or Cart Road. Happy travels!