From 1st April, 2012 entering Shimla will cost you more. If you are traveling by your car you will have to pay an entry tax called Green Tax of Rs. 200. These rates are different for Buses and two Wheelers. The Entry fee for bus and trucks is Rs. 500/- and doors of Shimla for a 2 Wheeler will open for Rs. 100/- . If your vehicle is registered in Himachal Pradesh then no entry fee will be levied.
An officer told that the corporation is imitating the same tax as Manali corporation is levying on entry in Manali. This Tax was approved in the budget session on 27th Feb 2012, Monday.
Madhu Sood The mayor of Shimla told that these funds will be put on use to improve the infrastructure and to increase facilities for tourists. Get more information on traveling Delhi to Shimla By Road!