Drive to Shimla this morning, stopping at villages to meet the local peopld. Shimla, the Queen of Hills, is spread over the Shivalik Range of the Himalayas, 7,500 feet above sea level. Being the capital of Himachal Pradesh, it is the most important tourist spot in summer. The once summer capital of the British, Shimla has old British Raj charm and excellent views. Overnight at the hotel.