Location: If you like ice skating, then Ice Skating Club in Shimla is the best spot to give it a try. It is located near the Rivoli Bus stand in Shimla.
Description: A great opportunity to skate in a huge open-air rink with naturally frozen ice can be availed if you are in Shimla. In the month of January every year, a carnival is organized by Ice Skating Club and a huge number of tourists participate in the event. This sport is quite difficult for an inexperienced person, so only experienced people are recommended to skate. Basic equipments, like skates, cap and kneepads, etc are available on rent in the rink. If you have your own pair of skates, then you may carry them along with you. Enthusiasts interested to learn the sport can join the morning and evening sessions conducted by the professional trainers of the club. If you are planning a long stay in Shimla, then you can join short and long term courses.
Activities: For recreational skating indoor, you may enjoy skating on a paved floor in Skating Rink in Lakkar Bazaar. Or you can enjoy shopping in the Tibetan Market at much affordable rates. November to March is the best time during winter season when you can enjoy ice skating in Shimla.