Access and Weather

How to reach:

By Road - Sirmaur is approachable from many directions by road

   1. Via Dehradun (Uttrakhand) through Paonta Sahib
   2. Via Kala-Amb from Haryana and
   3. Via Solan from Shimla (H.P.)

Regular bus services are available linking it to the other towns like Manali, Delhi and Haridwar.

By Rail - The nearest railway stations are Ambala, Chandigarh and Kalka which are connected by a regular bus service.

By Air - Nearest airport is at Chandigarh.

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About Sirmaur

About the origin of the name, ”Sirmour” there are quite a few surmises.  One view being that the state derived its name as Sirmour because of the   senior position it held  amongst  the  princely hill  states. Another version is that at the earliest times the   capital of the state was at Sirmour and the state was so called after the name of the capital. But, how the word Sirmour originated is not known. ....