Delhi - Chail

Chail is a beautiful town near Shilma nestled along a satluj valley, which is popular for owning the highest cricket ground in the world, placed at an altitude of 2144 meters above the sea level. A heaven for hikers, Chail is the best weekend getaway destination from Delhi. A beautiful hill station around 49 km away from Shimla, Chail is enclosed by the pine and deodar forests. The ancient summer capital of the Maharaja of Patiala, Bhupinder Singh, Chail is placed on three small hills- Pandhewa, Rajgarh and Sadh Tiba hills. This splendid town bustles with high tourist activity. Families and honeymooners visit Chail to get away from the hectic city life and enjoy lush greenery, which is spreaded all around. Apart from natural beauty, the town is also full of tourist attractions. If you are an adventure junky, you can indulge in angling, nature walks, trekking, hiking and horse riding.

By Train

The nearest railhead to Chail is at Kalka, which is located at a distance of 86 km. To reach Chail, you can hire a taxi or can go on-board a bus. A hired taxi may cost around INR 1700. The railway station in Chandigarh is another option, about 95 km away. Both these railway stations receive regular trains from Delhi.

By Air

Jubbarhati Airport in Shimla is the nearest airport from Chail, which is located at a distance of around 63 km away. This airport is well connected to Delhi through regular flights. You can hire a taxi or a jeep from the airport to Chail, which may cost somewhere around INR 1,500.

By Road

Renting a taxi is the best option. Chail is around 333 km from Delhi, via Chandigarh and Solan. Take this road. Then the road from here takes you to Kandaghat, which is around 18 km and you finally reach Chail from here. The distance between Kandaghat and Chail is just 29 km. You can also go for state-run buses or Chartered buses.


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