Channa Bhatura – If you are in the mood for some cheap, affordable food, that excites your taste buds too, Sita Ram and Sons is the place to go. At Rs.30 per plate, you get what is touted to be the best channa bhatura Shimla has to offer. It is the perfect solution to hunger pangs, and is light on your broke wallets, too!
Bird Watching – The Shimla Water Catchment Sanctuary is most definitely going provide a wholesome, affordable experience to you bird lovers out there. Make sure you reach before the crack of dawn, and make use of the head start you have. A few popular, and not-to-miss birds that one can see, are Chakor, Kalij Pheasant, Black and Brown Partridge, Thrushes, Himalayan Magpie, Bulbul, Wood Peckers, Parrots, and Mynahs. The entry fee to this location is also only Rs 50, making it a cheap affair, which keeps your broke soul at peace.