Lying midway on the Chopal
-Tharoch road, the town of Peontra is in the southern part of Shimla District
. It is around 10 km east of Chopal, 6 km south of Tharoch, 15 km west of Kanda and 18 km north of Kulag. About 110 km north-west is Shimla
, the state capital.
flows through Peontra. Around the town lie numerous attractions, which include Temple Complex of Hatkoti
, Choordhar Peak
, Shikhru Devta Temple
, Dodra and Kwar
. Chanshal Pass
, at an altitude of 4220 m, is within a short distance.
and Shimla Railway Station