Chail is a quite & calm hill station located in Himachal Pradesh near Shimla & Kufri, Chail is approx 300 Kms away from New Delhi , Chail was stablished by King Bhupinder Singh , When he was expelled from Shimla, Chail is situated at 2225 mtrs height above sea level. Chail is surrounded by Deodar Forest.
Now Days King's creation can be enjoyed by everyone , A part of Chail Palace is hotel now, run by Himachal Tourism . Chail Palace has ornate furniture, beautiful cottages, log huts, dense forests, quiet walks, an orchard of its own, elegant lawns, badminton and lawn tennis court, billiards & a children's park. Well appointed room & cottage and every warm log hut offers a amazing holiday. Chail has world's highest cricket ground , Polo ground etc. If you are looking a holiday in hills without any hustle bustle of City life ? Then pack you bags Chail is perfect Holiday destination for you.
Hotels & Resorts at Chail:
Many hotels & resorts are available at Chail like:Tarika's Jungle Retreat, Hotel Ekant , Rashi Resorts, Hotel Lion Chail, Grand Sunset Resort, Hotel Monaal Chail, Chail Palace Etc.
Access : Chail
Chail is well connected by road. From Shimla via Kufri the distance is 45 km and via Kandaghat is 61 km. Roads are single one can have beutiful views of Deodar & pine forests onway , Kalka is 86 km away. Regular buses for Chail leave from Shimla, Chandigarh and Delhi. The closest airports are at Chandigarh (120 km) and Shimla (63 km).
Temperature can drop below freezing point in winters when heavy woolens are required. In summer the climate is mild and light woolens / cottons are recommended.
Sight Seeing Places : Chail
SIDH BABA KA MANDIR : Sidh Baba's temple is situated 1.5 Kms away from Chail town It is said that King Bhupinder Singh originally began building his palace at this site only. But a Sidh - saintly person - appeared before his in dream and declared that he should build a temple on this place.
CRICKET GROUND : This is worlds highest located cricket & Pol ground , Chail cricket ground was built in year 1893, after leveling top of a hill, Chail cricket ground stands at height of 2444mtrs . Chail cricket ground is located just 3 kms from Chail.
WILDLIFE SANCTUARY : The Chail wildlife sanctuary is located 3 Kms away from Chail town The Chail sanctuary has wildlife animals like 'ghoral', 'kakkar', 'sambhar', red jungle fowl and 'khalij' and 'cheer' pheasants. Machan like sighting posts have been built at Khuruin to have glimpses of wild animals.
KUFRI: Beautiful & famous hill station Kufri is 25 Kms away from Chail , Drive to Kufri is most enjoyable in between deodar forests , small water falls and small villages leads to Kufri. The Nature Park & Pony rides are great attraction here. A short trek leads to the Mahasu Peak with breathtaking views at Kufri.
SADHUPUL: Sadhu Pul is located onway in between Kanda Ghat & Chail, Sadhupul is a bridge near a village near the Ashwani stream. Sadhupul is popular picnic spot.
Trekking Adventure: Many adventure trek routes start from Chail like trails lead up to the Choor Peak and to Shimla. There is fishing spot on Giri river at Gaura, 29 km away from Chail.
HOTEL IN CHAII
Tarikas Jungle Retreat Chail
Tarika's Jungle Retreat is located 7 Kms away from Chail in Himachal Pradesh, Tarika's Jungle Retreat is a Luxury Hill Resort land provides breath taking view from its Glass house shaped domes. Tarika's Jungle Retreat provides broad variety of accommodation, Best is the Glass dome accommodation which is like a translucent greenhouse. Tarika's Jungle Retreat is spread over 15 acres overlooking Hills and jungles.
Facilities: Tarika's Jungle Retreat Chail
Tarika's Jungle Retreat provides facilities like
Gym (Jogger, Cross Trainer, Single Station Gym etc.)
Live Band ( During Peak Season),
Mineral Water (2 Bottles per day),
Outdoor Sports ( Badminton, Lawn Tennis, Basket Ball & Volley Ball etc.),
Tea / Coffee in the room,
R O Water Treatment Plant,
24 hrs. power backup,
Golf Cart for fast internal movement,
Radiator for Heating without depleting oxygen.
Activities: Tarika's Jungle Retreat Chail
Tarika's Jungle Retreat has many options for adventure activities like
Walking Paths surrounded with exotic herbal plants
Wildlife Sight Seeing
Fishing (at Giri River, subject to Govt. approval)
Sunset visit at Kali ka Tibba
Golfing (at Naldehra Golf Course)
Multi Sports Courts
Bonfire on request
Village visits and many more exciting activities.
Food and Beverages Area
Jungal Me Mangal- Multicuisine restaurant Bante da Dhaba- Speciality of Tarika's Jungle Retreat High Sprints-Bar
Rashi Resort Chail
Rashi Resort Chail is located at beautiful location in Chail from where one can have breathtaking views of Hills , Plantation on hills, One can see trees of Apple at entrance of Rashi Resort chail.
Accommodation: Rashi Resort Chail
Rashi Resort Chail has one main building and two independent family cottages and three king size tents with attached toilets , Guest can choose from two independent cottages with two bedrooms, drawing dining, kitchen and accommodation for domestic help or eight cozy rooms (double bed ) in the main lodge building.
Facilities:Rashi Resort Chail
Rashi Resort Chail has rooms with an independent balcony facing the valley and other facilities like :
Cable TV, Telephone connections in each room
Recreation facilities for children
24 hour hot & cold water supply
Children play ground
Dining: Rashi Resort Chail
Rashi Resort Chail has multi cuisine restaurant which serves veg. & non-veg delicacies (Mughlai, Indian & Chinese) food to guests.