Travelers are voting Maharaja's Palace and Rang Mahal as the best palaces in Shimla. There are 1 palace in Hamirpur a city just 149 km from Shimla and 3 palaces in Patiala which is 172 km distant. The most popular of these are Rang Mahal in Hamirpur and Motibagh Palace in Patiala. You can find 4 palaces in Himachal Pradesh and 183 palaces in the country of India. Our members favorite in Himachal Pradesh is Maharaja's Palace and Tsuklakhang Palace is the top pick in India. Want more? Check out our map of palaces in Shimla.