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Mussoorie – The Queen of Hills

Mussoorie, the Queen of hills is one of the most beautiful hill stations, honeymoon destinations and tourist destinations in Uttarakhand. Here thousands of travellers, couples, friend groups and families come every year enjoys the beauty of snow-covered Mussoorie and nature here.

There are many tourist places in Mussoorie where you can visit also if you are planning to visit Mussoorie or already there. As Mussoorie in itself is a perfect winter destination but there are many other nearby locations where you can go.

Some famous tourist places and picnic spots in Mussoorie are Lal Tibba, Kempty Falls(which is a 40ft high waterfall), Clouds End and Jharipani Falls. Another best location in Mussoorie where you can go is the famous viewpoint George Everest(named after Sir Geroge Everest) which is just 6 km away from Mussoorie.

List of Best Places to Visit in Mussoorie Uttarakhand

Almost 24 places are there in Mussoorie where you can visit and spend your good time and create sweet memories with your loved ones. Below is the list of Mussoorie sightseeing places you must visit when you are in Mussoorie. Let’s see those picnic spots, tourist places where you can do many things and activities. Mussorie(the Queen of Hills) is one of the best places to visit in Uttarakhand. If you are planning to visit Dehradun then you must consider adding Mussoorie to your travel list.

1 – Sir George Everest House

It is the home of Sir George Everest who lives here at the time when India was a Britisher’s colony. The location is situated approximately 6Kms away from Gandhi Chowk in Mussoorie and this house is one of the major tourist attractions in Mussoorie.

Location

Near Mussoorie, Park Estate near Hathipaon, 6 Kms from Mussoorie city

Distance and Travel Time

5.9 kms(20 Minutes journey), from Library Bus Stand, Mall Road, Mussoorie

Entry Type

Free

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2 – Mussoorie Lake

It is a pristine and famous lake is in Mussoorie is one of the famous picnic spots among youngsters and couples as well. This lake was developed by the City board, located at Dehradun – Mussoorie road just 6Km before Mussoorie.

Location

Near Mussoorie, Dhobi Ghaat 6Km before main Mussoorie

Distance and Travel time

6kms(15 Minutes journey via road), From the Library Bus Stand, Cart Road, The mall road Mussoorie


3 – Jharipani Falls

The famous Jharipani falls is located on Jharapani – Mussoorie road which is about 9 km away from Mussoorie. From here you have to travel a distance of 1.5 km via bus or if you have your own vehicle it’s soo good then. Otherwise, you can go on foot to reach the falls.

Location

In Mussoorie, Jharipani – Mussoorie Road

Distance and Travel Time

7 km(20 -25 Minutes journey) from Library Bus Stand, Mall Road, Mussoorie


4 – Lal Tibba

Lal Tibba is the highest peak and famous tourist place in Mussoorie. The peak is very popular among tourists and travellers for the beautiful sunrise and sunset views. For photography lovers, it can be their dream destination.

Location

Near Mussoorie, Depot hills in Landour

Distance or Travel Time

5.5 km(20 Minutes journey)


5 – Bhatta Falls

Bhatta falls are a newly developed tourist destination in Mussoorie by the city board. The falls is located 7 Km away from the main Mussoorie. It is a natural stream waterfall and is untouched by commercialization. 

Location

Near Mussoorie

Distance or Travel Time

10.3 Km(30 Minutes journey)


6 – Kempty Falls

Aerial view of the Kempty Falls.jpg

Image source – Wikipedia

Kempty falls in Mussoorie is the most famous location and popular among all the other falls. It is the oldest fall in Mussoorie where hundreds of visitors visit daily.

Location

Mussoorie, On Yamunotri Road

Distance and Travel Time

14.5 km(35 Minutes journey) from Library Bus Stand, Mall Road, Mussoorie

Entry Type

Free


7 – Camel Back Road

Camel’s back road is a location where you will see natural rock structures which looks like camels that’s why the location is known as Camels back. It is a 3 Km long road route where you will see these structures. You must visit camel’s road in Mussoorie.

Location

Mussoorie Camel’s road

Distance and Travel Time

3 Km(15 Minutes Journey) from Library Bus Stand, Cart Road and The Mall Road

Entry Type

Free


8 – Cloud’s End

Cloud’s end is surrounded by the dense Oak and Deodar forests. It is a beautiful hilltop in Mussoorie and the landmark to the geographical end of Mussoorie. It is located about 7 km away from the main Mussoorie city.

Location

Near Mussoorie

Distance and Travel Time

7.4 km(20 minutes journey), from Library Bus Stand, Cart Road, Mall Road, Mussoorie


9 – Gun Hills

Gun Hills is the second highest and famous peak of Mussoorie and is the another most visited destination after tiger falls. The location offers you the majestic views of the highest Himalayan range mountains like Bandepunch, Srikantha, Pithwara and the Gangotri group with a beautiful view of Mussoorie town as well as Doon valley.

Gun hill is famous for ropeway also.

Location

Mussoorie, 20 Kms uphill trek from the Mall road.

Distance and Travel Time

1.7 km from Library Bus Stand, Cart Road, Mall Road Mussoorie


10 – Soham Heritage Art Centre

It is a heritage site and art gallery centre in Mussoorie which showcases the culture and tradition of the Himalayas through painting artwork, sculptures etc.

Location

On Dhanaulti Road, Chamunda Peeth Temple Road, Big Bend Hisar, Mussoorie

Distance and Travel Time

3 km(10 Minutes Journey) from Library Bus Stand, The Mall Road, Mussoorie


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11 – Jwala Devi Temple

The famous temple is also known as Jwala Ji temple is the centre of faith and devotion for devotees of Maa Durga. It is the most famous temple in the Mussoorie region. The Jwala Devi temple is located on the top of Bingo hill in Mussoorie and the temple is surrounded by Oak and Deodar trees.

Location of Jwala Devi Temple

The temple is located at Binog hill in Mussoorie.

Distance and Travel Time

5.9 km(20 Minuted journey), from Library Bus Stand, Mall Road, Mussoorie Uttarakhand

These are some most popular and best places to visit in Mussoorie where you can go with your friends, family and loved ones also. Mussoorie is the most visited beautiful hill station and honeymoon destination of India. Nainital is just behind it for couples for their honeymoon destination. If you are planning to visit Mussoorie then you must visit these sightseeing places in Mussoorie you will definitely love these all locations.

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