Mussoorie, The Himalayas, India

Mussoorie

Uttarakhand

(Indian Himalayas)

Set at a height of 6,580 ft; Mussoorie is Uttarakhand’s most attractive hill station. Its unique position at the base of the Garhwal Himalayan ranges has earned it the title of the ‘Queen of the Hills’. The enticing vacation destination is visited by hoards of domestic as well as foreign travelers each year. Most of who take pleasure in exploring the striking Picture Palace, taking a cable car to the 7,500 ft high peak of Lal Tibba or simply shopping at the famous Mall road.


Queen of the Hills

Set at a height of 6,580 ft; Mussoorie is Uttarakhand’s most attractive hill station. Its unique position at the base of the Garhwal Himalayan ranges has earned it the title of the ‘Queen of the Hills’. The enticing vacation destination is visited by hoards of domestic as well as foreign travelers each year. Most of who take pleasure in exploring the striking Picture Palace, taking a cable car to the 7,500 ft high peak of Lal Tibba or simply shopping at the famous Mall road.

Gushing Waterfalls and Misty Lakes

Kempty Falls and Company Garden are charming locales for a lovely picnic, as they highlight the attractiveness of the pleasant hill station. These places host a profusion of flowers and vegetation during the spring that transforms the area into a riot of colors. Lake Mist is popular for boat rides set against clear springs and gushing waterfalls along Kempty River.

Tourism in Mussoorie

Mussoorie is blessed with a number of intriguing sights and places such as the "Gun Hill" that was famous for cannon blasts every noon. Happy Valley is a quaint Tibetan shrine that was the very first of its kind to be constructed in the country. Built by Tibetan refugees in the year 1960, it remains a major landmark attracting tourist traffic. Bhatta Falls are a short drive away from Mussoorie that boast of a number of crystal clear ponds ideal for bathing and recreation.

Visiting between the months of March and November will give travelers the best chance to take in Mussoorie blossoming with flora and gurgling springs.

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