Mussoorie - Queen of the Mountains

Mussoorie Travel Guide

Mussoorie, one of the most beautiful hill stations in Uttarakhand, is a perfect destination to visit. The place is only a few km distance from Deharadun the capital city of the state of Uttarakhand. The palm and deodar trees, lush green forestry, mountain ranges and other amazing spots make it a perfect destination to stay for some more time here in the lap of the Mother Nature. The place is really an amazing place to explore, especially for natural wonders. Talking about the wonders and attractions in Mussoorie, then the place is full of a number of attractions and natural beauty. Some of the highlighted places in the hill stations are :

Kempty Falls Kempty Falls : Located at an altitude of 1370 m from the sea level, it is one of the picturesque sceneries of Mussoorie that is only fifteen km from the main city. It is one of the finest waterfalls in India.

Gun Hill Gun Hill : It is one of the highest peaks in Mussoorie known for a panoramic view of the entire valley and the Himalayan range that include Srikantha, Pitwara and Gangotri.

Sir George Everest House : The first Surveyor General of India, Sir George Everest (He was the person that the highest peak of the world Mt Everest was named) lived here. The place is a perfect destination to explore the picturesque view of the Doon valley.

Cloud End Cloud End : It is a paradise for honeymooners that are enveloped by dense deodar forest ranges.

In addition to the aforementioned tourist attractions, there are also a number of other attractions in the surrounding areas of Mussoorie. Some of the attractions include artificially created Mussoorie lake, Municipal garden, lake Mist, etc are some of the fascinated places to explore in the city.

Mussoorie is also known for heritage hotels that were earlier bungalows of royal families or colonels of British Era. Reaching to Mussoorie is not a difficult task that nearest railway station is Deharadoon; while there are direct buses from Deharadoon to this hill station that takes hardly a few minutes or an hour to reach there. book now