Imposing snow ranges to the north-east and flashing views of Doon valley
with Shivalik Ranges in the south, the town of Mussoorie exhibits a fantasia
atmosphere to its tourists. Situated 38 kms from Dehradun, at an altitude of
2500 metres, Mussoorie is a charming hill station attracting thousands of
tourists from all over the world. Kempty Falls, which are around 11 kms,
from this town is a hot favorite place among tourists. Mussoorie is very
well famous for its scenic beauty and hectic social life. The hill resort of
Mussoorie is often referred to as 'Queen of Hill Station'. All the Hindu
pilgrimages like Kedarnath, Badirinath, Gangotri, Haridwar and Rishikesh can
be visited, as they lie very close to Mussoorie.
Quick Facts Location : 38 kms from Dehradun, Garhwal Hills State : Uttranchal Area : 64.25 sq km Trip Highlights : Lal Tibba, Gun Hill & Kempty Fall Ideal time to visit : April - June & September - October Languages : Hindi, English & Gharwali STD Code : 135 Climate : Summer (Max - 31ºC) & Winter (Max - 7.2ºC) Best Time To Visit : April - June & September - October
Mussoorie Air/Rail/Road Links
The Jolly Grand Airport is located 60 kms away from
Railway Station :
Dehradun Railway station is linked to all the major
cities of India.
Bus Station :
Mussoorie boasts of excellent road network. Regular
buses ply between Dehradun and Mussoorie. Mussoorie is also linked by
road to delhi and other major cities of India.
Attractions in Mussoorie Gun Hill
Hill is considered to be the second highest point in Mussoorie. From Gun
Hill Mussoorie appears to change colours every other minute. It depicts a
different scenario of Mussoorie every time.
Located 13 kms away from Mussoorie, these falls were a creation of John
Mekinan after 1835. It has the distinction of being called as the most
prettiest falls in Mussoorie.
place boasts of being the highest point in Mussoorie. They are located in
the Landour area- the oldest inhabited place in Mussoorie.
Laid down by famous geologist Dr H Fackner, these were named as Botanical
Gardens of Mussoorie before independence. These gardens possess a beautiful
artificial lake and a colourful garden.
The popular mall of Mussoorie offers several items. You can enjoy shopping
Tibetan metal ware hand carved walking sticks, antiques, jewellery, cane
baskets, embroidered wall hangings and curios. You can all this stuff from
Government Emporiums and local shops.
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