There is much to see and do in Shimla. The first would be to explore the hill paths and tracks through the forests while breathing in the fresh mountain air. There are birds to watch and lovely ferns, plants and trees to discover. Trekking and camping are also very popular in this area. Shimla is reputed to be an excellent spot for paragliding, rappelling and white water rafting. In the winter, it becomes a highly coveted skiing destination.