Things to do in Cheog
1. Trekking/Hiking: You can find your own trekking/hiking trails in the mountains to soak the beautiful views.
2. Eat Local Food: Cheog is not a commercialized tourist spot, so it retains its original charm along with its homely flavors, and there is no better way to experience Cheog than through its sumptuous food. Especially recommended is Siddu with ghee.
3. Visit Nearby: Visit the nearby towns of Shimla and Kufri, and indulge in some sightseeing, exotic eating and retail therapy(shopping).
4. Walk Through Orchards: If you find yourself in HImachal at the time of apple harvesting, then go to Cheog and walk through apple laden orchards. Usually, no separate permission is required.
Best Time To Visit
March to June: Summers
October-February: WInters, Snowfall in surrounding areas.
How to Reach
By Car: Drive all the way from Delhi to Cheog
By Train: Broad Gauge Trains run upto Kalka and taxis/buses are available from there. Toy train also runs from Kalka to Shimla. At Shimla, take a cab to reach Cheog.
By Air: Nearest Airport is at Shimla
By Bus: You can take a bus till Fagu which is 5km from Cheog. Here take a local transport, or as your homestay for a pickup.
Where To Stay
2. Woodvista Cottages
3. Cheog Valley Homestay
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