1)Take care of your luggage and watch out for over friendly strangers. They may offer help in the sweetest manner and vanish with your baggage.
2)Respect the local traditions and try not to offend the people over there. People in Shimla or anywhere.
3)India are fiercely protective of their religion and any threat to it is met with raging tempers.
Shimla is well-connected by road network to all major cities in north India.
Chandigarh - Shimla(119km):Buses, Taxi available
Delhi - Shimla(350km):Buses, Taxi available
Shimla-Haridwar via Dehradun
Shimla-Katra via Chandigarh-Pathankot-Jammu
Many buses are available from Shimla to nearby places which are economically viable and a reliable option.
In Shimla, you can hire taxis and private cabs for getting to places. Comfortable and easily available.
Walk around to explore the city at its best and slowly absorb what’s on offer. Get to know Shimla from the street view.