Taj brings luxury to the hills with its first ever hill resort in Himachal Pradesh 

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Himachal Pradesh is adorned with stunning landscapes and beautiful hill stations. The state has been attracting tourists from all over the world and has immensely contributed to the Indian tourism economy. Among all the hill stations of Himachal, Shimla is the most popular tourist destination, and 75minutes away from the town, in Theog, Taj has created a world of its own. Theog is a town with five ridges and on one of them stands Taj's yet another masterpiece, Taj Theog Resort & Spa. This is Taj's first ever hill resort.

→ Ideal for

The property is ideal for travellers who are looking for a perfect balance of luxury, comfort and simplicity. For travellers who want to explore Shimla, but also want to enjoy a peaceful stay in the midst of snow-capped mountains, this place is just for you.

→ About the property

With a panoramic view of the Churdhar Peak, the highest peak of outer Himalayas, the resort is one of the intrinsically designed stays in the state. Most parts of the interiors have wood and slate. Wooden furniture, slate floors and French windows give a rustic charm to the place.

This hill resort is spread over five acres of land. There are a total of 99 rooms available for guests filled with modern day amenities. Each of these rooms has a stunning view of the Himalayas from the balcony. The warm and cosy hill resort with Taj's years of experience in the hospitality sector together makes the best stay in Himachal to spend your time with nature or friends and family.

→ Food

When it comes to dining, Taj has high standards. Taj Theog offers three types of restaurants for the guests. First, Theog Junction, which has been based on the famous toy train of Shimla. It is a gastropub that serves a variety of cocktails and appetisers. Second, Peony, which only serves Cantonese and Sichuan cuisines. Third, Tragopan, which is an all-day dining cuisine. It serves local cuisines and several other international cuisines.

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→ Cost

The cost of stay in Taj Theog Resort and Spa starts from ₹15,000 per night. This includes breakfast.

→ Best time to go

One can visit this resort throughout the year. In summers you can enjoy the pleasant weather of the hill and lush green ridges and in winters, you can enjoy the snow covered landscapes of the town.

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→ What to do here and around the property

Jiva Spa

When staying in Taj, you cannot miss out on the famous Jiva Spa curated for all its guests. The resort offers 13 types of spa sessions that include the use of some of the traditional Indian methods and ingredients.

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Go diving

Even if it is freezing outside, you can still take a dip in the pool in Taj Theog. With its temperature controlled pools, guests can dive into the pools anytime and relax.

U-Pick Farm

Take a day trip to the farm called, U-Pick Farm, where visitors are allowed to pluck fruits. This farm is a 25km ride from the resort.

Theog Palace

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Take out some time for sightseeing and visit the Theog Palace for a deeper knowledge in the history of this place.

Hike your way to the highest summit of Shimla which is 3400m above the sea level.

→ Getting there

Shimla is the nearest well connected place from Theog, The Taj Theog Resorts and Spa is just 70 minutes away from the town.

By air: One can reach Shimla by taking flights to Jubbarhatti Airport of Shimla from any part of the country.

By road: Several state and private buses run from Delhi and other place to Shimla. One can also hire taxi here.

By train: Kalka is the nearest railway station to Shimla. There are several trains to this station.

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