Make your long-awaited trip to the beautiful Mussoorie by choosing IndiaTripio's affordable Mussoorie tour packages. The serene hill station Mussoorie is nestled in the state of Uttarakhand and is located at the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayan ranges. Labelled as the Queen of Hills, this hill station is popularly known as the gateway to the Gangotri and Yamunotri shrines.
The picturesque dense forests of deodars and cedars covering the slopes around this very hill station, the pristine rivers and gushing waterfalls, and the revered temples proudly add to the beauty of this serene destination. With our Mussoorie trip packages get a chance to visit the prominent places known for their scenic beauty.
Witness the second highest peak in Mussoorie and capture the jaw-dropping views of the surrounding Himalayans mountains. Have a good time strolling on the famous Mall road. Try at the eateries and other shops lined here. Our Mussorie packages will take you on a relaxing vacation to alluring places.
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The queen of hill stations, Mussoorie is one of the top-notch places to explore in the state of Uttarakhand. It was once the British summer capital. With a backdrop of the Shivalik range of the Himalayas and doon valley, Mussoorie offers enchanting views which are worth capturing. This beautiful hill station is nestled at an altitude of 7000 feet above sea level. IndiaTripio offers you to explore the beauty of Mussoorie that can be easily seen in serene places like Gun Hill, the second highest peak in Mussoorie. One can avail cable car ropeway ride to Gun Hill, another interesting attraction is the Mall road filled with several eateries, shops, hotels, restaurants, and little houses. Mall road gives off a distinct colonial vibe.
In & Around Places To Visit In Mussoorie
Pack your bags and head towards the wondrous places located in the beautiful Mussoorie. The serene hill station in the state of Uttarakhand, Mussorie is one of the most loved getaways among tourists. Capture the jaw-dropping views of the surrounding Himalayas, visit the famous Gun Hill which is the Mussoorie's second highest peak, and enjoy your day visiting gushing waterfalls such as Kempty falls, Jharipani Falls, Bhatta falls, that is not only famous for its serene natural ambience but also for a fantastic picnic spot. So jot down some of the top-notch places mentioned below for an incredible Mussoorie trip-
Famous among the shopaholics, Mall road is one of the top places to explore in Mussoorie. Mall road is a colonial relic with benches and lampposts. One can even find modern shops, eateries, hotels and restaurants. There are video game parlors and skating rinks too to enjoy. If you are lucky enough you can find the famous author Ruskin Bond browsing through the Cambridge Bookstore. There are budget hotels near Mall road from which all the prominent attractions are accessible. Just make your stay comfortable in the hotel during your trip.
An amazing viewpoint, Lal Tibba is located on the top of Depot hill in the beautiful Landour and is the highest point in the area. The beautiful place Lal Tibba offers unmatchable views of the Himalayan mountain peaks. Capture the jaw-dropping views of the peaks like- Badrinath, Kedarnath, and Banderpunch with a telescope which was installed in the year 1967 by the municipality. One can find old British architectural style hill houses where Indian Military services and broadcasting stations or towers of All India Radio and Doordarshan are working now.
The beautiful Cloud’s End is beautifully surrounded by oak and deodar forests. This place is the landmark to the geographical end of Mussoorie. Cloud’s End is situated almost 7kms from main Mussoorie city. This place is renowned for alluring picturesque views of the hills. The key highlight of this place is the heritage building built by the Britishers in the year 1838. It is one of the oldest buildings in Mussoorie which is now converted into a heritage hotel which is taken care of by its owner. Cloud’s end is quite famous among wildlife lovers and trekkers. Enjoy activities like hill climbing, and serene nature walks in the nearby forests.
Kempty Fall is quite famous among nature lovers. Beautifully surrounded by high massive mountain ranges and is located around 15kms from Mussoorie on the Mussoorie-Dehradun highway. Kempty fall is one of the major places to explore and is encircled by a high mountain cliff. This waterfall is further divided into 5 different gorgeous streams. Enjoy a refreshing bath in the fall. Indulge in serene boating in the nearby man-made pond for an exhilarating experience. Kempty fall is quite famous among tourists as a picnic spot.
Enjoy a cable car ride in Mussorie which is one of the exotic attractions in Mussoorie. This cable car ride will take you to Gun Hill. It is a good 10 minutes ride which starts from Jhula Ghar to Gun Hill. The opening hours are from 10 am to 6pm. Capture the fascinating views of the massive mountains and pretty meadows of Doon Valley up the hill on the ropeway. The serene sunset views from the cable car are truly awe-inspiring. Make sure to savour hot snacks and have a hot cup of tea. This place is truly picture-perfect. Make sure to click some stunning pictures for your Instagram post.
Sir George Everest’s House
Sir George Everest’s House is one of the major attractions in Mussoorie. It was built in the year 1832. This place is located about 6kms from Gandhi Chowk in Mussoorie and is one of the top-most places to visit. On reaching capture the jaw-dropping views of the Aglar river valley and its lush greenery all around. This place is also famous for camping, hiking and picnics. Trek to George Everest Peak which is a 500mts uphill hike from Sir George Everest's house. This place offers charismatic views of the sunset and sunrise.
One of the most visited Mussoorie Lake is a picnic spot in Mussorie. This lake is an artificial lake. This place is perfect for families and couples and is a famous picnic spot. Mussoorie lake witnesses a large number of visitors round the year and is located at a distance of 6kms before Mussoorie at Dhobi Ghat. Enjoy boating in the serene lake and capture the heavenly views. Serve your taste buds with lip-smacking fast food Click some beautiful pictures for your social handles and create some beautiful memories for a lifetime.
Things To Do In Mussoorie
Have a thrilling experience in the tranquil hills station, Mussoorie for an impeccable experience. Renowned as the Quee of Hills, Mussoorie showcases several exhilarating activities that will surely blow your mind. Have a look at the mentioned interesting as well as thrilling activities to enjoy on your next vacay in Mussoorie-
Enjoy trekking in the beautiful Mussoorie famous for the Bhadraj temple trek, Nag Tibba summit, Har ki Dun trek, and Dodikal trek. These are one of the famous treks in Mussorie to enjoy. Some of the treks fall under low to moderate treks that do not require much training. It is highly recommended to check the best time of the trek.
Go for Paragliding and enjoy the joyous ride on a two-seater glider operated by professional pilots. Paragliding over the pristine lakes of Mussoorie offers breathtaking views of other lakes of Mussoorie. One can go paragliding over the valleys to get the alluring views of the valleys and massive mountains. The perfect location for paragliding is Mussorie lake located in Dhobi Ghat.
One of the offbeat activities to enjoy is Rafting. The rivers flow through the deep forests, rocky terrains, and mountains. Stretches along Alaknanda, Dhauliganga and Kali rivers have numerous challenging rapids. One can go for a half-day tour and can raft from Barkot to Lakhamandal and Damta to Yamuna Bridge near Mussoorie.
Enjoy this thrilling activity on the road of Dhanaulti a popular biking route while enjoying the serene landscape of nature. This is indeed one of the most exotic adventures activity among the bikers. Riding your bike along with the hilly areas, and rough and curvy roads will give you next-level experience. Be very careful while taking the turns as they are quite stiff and narrow. Capture the scenic vistas and enjoy your mountain biking which is total bliss.
Set your camps and praise the natural beauty. Go for bamboo huts or the deluxe huts which have attached bathrooms with modern-day amenities. There are alpine tents too. Capture the enchanting views of the beautiful Himalayan ranges. Witness the serene beauty of the pretty valleys and deep dense forest from your tent. Have this thrilling experience in Dhanaulti. Enjoy a bonfire, gaze at the stars and enjoy your peaceful time with your family.
Best Time To Visit Mussoorie
If your next destination for your vacation is Mussoorie, then go through the below season-wise description for a gratifying experience- April to mid-July is the time when Mussoorie experiences salubrious weather. This is the peak season also. If you are planning for the winter season then September to mid-November is the perfect time for a visit. Capture the bewitching views of the mist enveloping the Himalayas with IndiaTripio's Mussoorie tour packages. If you wish to experience snowfall then December to February is the time when Mussorie receives heavy snowfall. Make sure to avoid visiting during tint the monsoon season which starts on 15th July and ends on 15th September.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q : Which is the best places to visit in Mussoorie?
For a wonderful vacation in the hill station Mussorie, add some amazing places to your tour itinerary. Places like- Kempty Fall, Mussoorie Lake, Camel’s Back Road, Mall Road, Gun Hill, Lal Tibba, Happy Valley, George Everest’s House, Company Garden, Landour, Jharipani Falls, Lambi Dehar Mines, Bhatta Falls, and Cloud’s End are some places that truly need to be explored for a ravishing vacation.
Q : What are things to do in Mussoorie?
To add some thrill and fun to your Mussoorie vacation add the following activities to your tour itinerary and have an unmatchable experience- Trekking, Paragliding, White Water rafting, Ropeway riding, Fishing, bird watching, boat riding, and camping.
Q : How many days are enough for Mussoorie?
If you are planning to visit Mussoorie, then 2 days are enough to explore the prominent places in and around this hill station. You can easily explore beautiful places like Company Garden, Lal Tibba, Kempty Falls, Bhatta Falls, and Clouds end. There are several revered temples you can include in your 2-day itinerary trip- Jwala Devi temple and Nag Devta temple.
Q : When it snowfalls in Mussoorie?
If you love snowfall and want to enjoy then head towards Mussoorie during the months of mid-December to February. One can find frozen snow in some areas of Mussorie during the March months. During the snowfall months, this hill station gives another level of vibes. Capture the mesmerizing views of the place all covered with snow. During this particular time, this hill station receives an ample amount of crowd from nearby cities of Delhi, Lucknow, Kanpur, Chandigarh and Himachal who come here to get drenched and enjoy the snowfall.
Q : What to buy on the Mussoorie tour?
The serene hill station, Mussoorie is not only famous among the backpackers it is indeed a famous flamboyant shopping destination too. If you are planning to visit Mussoorie on your next vacation, and are not able to decide what to buy as a souvenir, then worry not, we are here to guide you on what to purchase on your Mussoorie trip. Go for the beautiful Porcelain items, junk jewellery is another perfect souvenir to gift your loved ones. You can go for beautiful footwear too. If you are into Tibetan items you can buy amazing Tibetan woodwork and Tibetan sculptures. Lampshades, woven carpets, British furniture, woollen wear, prayer wheels, and beautiful bags are some other items to grab on your Mussoorie tour.