from the madding crowd, ‘The Wilderness’ is a holiday
resort located amidst nature. It is an earnest attempt
to offer the nature loving traveler a 'home away
from home'. Situated at a height of 9000 ft above
the sea level, near the skiing town of Narkanda,
the resort is owned and operated by a traditional
family of apple growers. It is the unique location
of the site that brought to life the idea of 'The
Wilderness is not a typical tourist place but a
destination that offers a lake on one side surrounded
with thick cedar woods, cherry and apple orchards
and a valley overlooking the majestic Himalayas
on the other side. The owner seeks to share with
the visitors the simple joys of living with nature
by giving a complete holiday experience.
resort is10 kms. from the famous Hindustan-Tibet
national highway/ NH-22. An ideal stop over for
travelers going to Sangla valley, Kinnaur and Lahaul
spiti. A good detour for Manali via Shoja and Jalori
Road: Located on NH22, 70Kms from Shimla, approx
2 hours drive. 400kms from Delhi, approx 8 to 9
Rail: Nearest Narrow Gauge toy train Kalka to Shimla.
Nearest Broad Gauge train station at Kalka
Air: Chandigarh Airport, 5hours drive from ‘The
Wilderness’ Shimla Airport, 2 hours drive from ‘The
to mid–March – Snowfall.
March to April – Spring time, blossoming of apple
and cherry trees.
to June – Summer season.
to September – Rainy Season, plucking of apples.
to December – Autumn sets in and makes way for winter.