Himalayan Aviary is a beautiful park where rare avian species can be sighted in large numbers. This Aviary is also called as the Himalayan Bird Park. This popular attraction of Shimla is located at an altitude of 2213 m and is very close to the Viceregal Lodge. Many different varieties of birds like pheasants, Himalayan monal and other rare and endangered species can be seen here. This beautiful park is located at a walking distance of 4.5 km from the Scandal point. The Aviary remains open only during the summer season as there is heavy snowfall during the winter season.