Kufri is a small hill station in Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh state in India. It is located 13 km from the state capital Shimla on the National Highway No.22.
Kufri with NH-22, Shimla district. The name Kufri is derived from the word kufr meaning "lake" in the local language.
The region around Shimla including Kufri was once a part of the Kingdom of Nepal until the area was ceded to the British Raj as part of the Sugauli Treaty. This region remained obscure from the rest of the world until the British 'discovered' it in 1819.
"The highest point in the surrounding region, Kufri has a Himalayan wild life zoo "which hosts rare antelopes, felines and birds including the Himalayan monal.
Is equipped with various rides, pools and world's highest go-kart track. Huge number of children, teenagers and adults visit this place.
" Kufri Fun World, an amusement park to enjoy the whole day. "This park is an excellent destination for family to make a memorable day.