Places to Visit:

Benog Wildlife Sanctuary (is a part of Rajaji National Park, located around 11 km from Mussoorie, best for bird watchers and hikers)

Lake Mist (small lake, famous picnic spot)

Bhatta Fall (uncommercialized Water fall, approx 7 km from Mussoorie)

Camel Back Road (for beautiful peaceful walk between nature)

Christ Church, Lambi Dehar Mines (the haunted place of Uttarakhand, approx. 8 km from Mussoorie)

Clouds End (the end point of Mussoorie range, for pleasant and scenic view)

Company Garden (beautiful colourful garden)

Gun Hill (Second highest peak of MussoorieTrip, best for picturesque view of Himalaya’s Range)

Happy Valley

Jharipani Fall (Waterfall on Mussoorie – Jharipani Road)

Jwala Devi Temple (approx 6 km from Mussoorie)

KE-Dev Wax Museum (around 4 km from Mussoorie)

Kempty Fall (One of the most famous Waterfall in Mussoorie, approx 15 km from Mussoorie)

Lal Tibba (The highest point of MussoorieTrip, offers view of snow capped Mountains, approx 5 km from Mussoorie Market)

Mussoorie Lake (for boating and other adventure activity)

Sir George Everest House (good for hiking and camping)

Soham Heritage & Art Centre, Mossy Fall (Waterfall surrounded by green forest, around 6 km from Mussoorie town)

The Mall Road (main road in MussoorieTrip for shopping and hangout)

Places in Outskirts:

Dhanaulti (another beautiful hill station of Uttarakhand, around 30 km from Mussoorie)

Kanatal (in Tehri District, around 45 km from Mussoorie)

Must Visit Places:

Benog Wildlife Sanctuary

Camel Back Road

Clouds End

Jharipani Fall

Kempty Fall

Lal Tibba

Lambi Dehar Mines

Sir George Everest House

Best Location for Stay:

Near Library Chowk (for budget stay, and its near to market and eateries shop), Near Lal Tibba (for pleasant stay), On Kempty Fall Road (Lots of luxurious resorts are available)

Activities:

Ropeway (to Gun Hill), Trek to Hathipaon (situated in Happy Valley), Boating (In Mussoorie Lake), Paragliding (at Jharipani and Mussoorie Lake), Hiking (On Camel Back road and Sir George Everest House), Rock Climbing (In Mussoorie adventure park), Sky Riding (In Mussoorie adventure park), Zipline (In Mussoorie adventure park)

Entry Fees and Timing:

Kempty Fall:

Entry Fee: Free

Timing: Sunrise to Sunset, Daily

Gun Hill:

Entry Fee: Free , Ropeway charges: Rs 100 (Per Person for Round trip)

Ropeway Timing: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Daily

Company Garden:

Entry Fee: Rs 20 (Per Person)

Timing: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM, Daily

Lal Tibba:

Entry Fee: Free

Timing: Any Time (Prefer Day Time)

K – Dev Wax Museum:

Entry Fee: Rs 100 (Per Person)

Timing: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Daily

Sir George Everest House:

Entry Fee: Free

Timing: Any Time (Prefer Day Time)

Benog Wildlife Sanctuary:

Entry Fee: Free

Timing: 07:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Daily

Jharipani Fall:

Entry Fee: Free

Timing: 06:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Daily

Clouds End:

Entry Fee: Free

Timing: Any Time (Prefer Day Time)

Mussoorie Lake:

Entry Fee: Rs 20 (Per Person)

Timing: 08:00 AM to 7:00 PM, Daily

Bhatta Fall:

Entry Fee: Free

Timing: Sunrise to Sunset, Daily

Lambi Dehar Mines:

Entry Fee: Free

Timing: Sunrise to Sunset, Daily

Mossy Fall:

Entry Fee: Free

Timing: Sunrise to Sunset, Daily

Transportation Facility:

Travel by your own vehicle (Road condition is good), Book private taxi for your complete trip (Home to Home), Taxi Service also available in Mussoorie and Dehradun. You can also hire bike & scooty easily for local sightseeing.

Best Time to Visit:

April to October (for pleasant weather, temp between 8 to 22 degree), November to March (temp between -5 to 10 degree, You can visit for snow during December to January month depends on weather conditions)

About Weather:

During Summer Time (carry warm clothes like sweatshirt, jacket, normal cloths etc)

During Winter Time (carry thermal wears, heavy warm jackets, gloves, cap, normal cloths etc)

 

Shopping Market:

Tibetan Market (for clothes and other stuff in very good price, affordable for everyone), Mall Road Market (Main road in Mussoorie, lots of vendors sell everything like cloths, electronics products etc. and also some famous showroom also available.), Gandhi Chowk (for Woolens stuff), Kulri Bazaar (for fashionable items and handicrafts), Library Market

Best Place for Eat:

Kalsang Friends Corner (best restaurant for chinese, Tibetan items like Momo’s, Mokthuk, Lamen, Thupka etc.), Char Dukan (famous for fast food items like pancakes, waffles, sandwiches, pizza etc.), Lovely Omelette Centre (on Mall road, famous for different types of Omelette, must try), Cafe By The Way (Multi – Cuisine, famous for Coffee), Cafe de Tavern (Multi – Cuisine Restaurant, best for Italian food), Chic Chocolate (famous for chocolate items like Kit Kat shake, Chocolate waffles, Chocolate shakes etc.), The Glen (served drinks and food)

Famous things:

Wooden decorative items, Handicrafts, Shawls, Woolen clothes etc.

Nearby Airport:

Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun (around 65 km from Mussoorie, direct flight from various city like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangaluru etc.) 

Nearest Railway Station:

Dehradun Railway Station (around 35 km from Mussoorie, all major city Delhi, Mumbai, Jaipur, Kolkata directly connected by train)

Preferable Itinerary:

Day 1: Full day sightseeing nearby locations like Kempty Fall, Company Garden, Clouds End, Mussoorie Lake etc. (you can also book taxi for full day sightseeing). Evening enjoy Mall Road, try some street food. Overnight in Mussoorie.

Day 2: Start morning with pleasant walk on camel back road (around 1 to 2 hours). Fresh and breakfast in Hotel, after this visit Gun Hill, Lal Tibba, Sir George Everest House, Lambi Dehar Mines etc.

If time permits

Day 3:  Visit Benog Wildlife Sanctuary, it takes 4 to 5 hours for a visit and then explore Jharipani Waterfall or Bhatta Water Fall (both are good).

Day 4: Explore Dhanaulti and Kanatal (another beautiful hill station of Uttarakhand), approx 30 to 40 km from Mussoorie, very beautiful hill station, less crowded as compared to Mussoorie.

 

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