Mussoorie is one of popular hill station of India which is also known as “Queen of the hills”. It lies in the foothills of the Uttrakhand which is located 35KM from Dehradun. The mountain ranges and beuty of the place is extremely popular among Indian as well as foreign visitors. The best time to visit Mussoorie is between Mid-march to mid-november. The cool temperature, mountain air and amazing waterfalls of Mussoorie will make your trip more exciting. In fact, there are huge number of antique shops of handicrafts and clothing which will force you for shopping. There are various places to visit in Mussoorie which includes sight-seeing, adventurous locations. It not only attracts the couples but also friendly for kids.


1. Kempty Falls- Best Attraction of Tourist

This place is surrounded by the mountain ranges which is considered as most popular waterfall of Mussoorie. The height of the fall is 4500 feet above the sea level. It is a popular picnic spot which is located 15km from Mussoorie. You can hear the melodious sound of the waterfall and cool air from long distance. It is loved by the visitors of every from kids to elders.

Opening hours: From 6AM to 6PM

Entry Fee: Free

Ways to Reach: You can hire taxi or private car

Duration Time: Min 2 hours

2. Lal Tibba – Amazing View of Himalayan

Lal Tibba is deemed as one of the highest peak of Mussoorie which is covered by snow. It has mesmerising view which pleases the visitors with its scenic beauty. You will love the sunrise and sunset view from the top of the hills. It is one of the popular Mussoorie tourist places which allows trekking. A Japanese telescope has been installed here which allows the visitors to have a look of pristine beauty of the area. It is also known as the pilgrimage house of Kedarnath and Badrinath.

Entry Ticket: Free

Opening hours: 24 hours

Height: 7.464 ft above the sea level

Location: Landour Road

3. Jharipani Falls- Peace in the Lap of Nature

If you love nature then Jharipani Fall can be one the best place to visit in Mussoorie. This sight-seeing is worth visiting as it will give you peace of mind. Visitors can try trekking and have a small picnic with their loved ones. It is a must visit place for splendid view with waterfall, forested hills. You can take memorable pictures with the nature and its beauty.

Entry Ticket: Free

Timing: 6 am to 6 pm

Ideal time: 2 hours

Location: Jharipani Road

4. Benog Wildlife Sanctuary

If you are a lover of Wildlife then you must visit Benog Wildlife Sanctuary. Here you will find rare floral and faunal species. It is almost 11KM away from Mussoorie which you can explore in one day. There are lots of different wildlife which includes goat, panther, bear, deer, leopard etc. Additionally, you will find a wide range of medicinal plants, huge pine and fir trees. The best view of ice caped mountains can be seen from the Sanctuary which makes it a must visit place of Mussoorie.

Timing: 7 am to 5 pm

Entry Ticket: 150 INR for Indians and 600 INR for foreigners

Location: Mussoorie range

5. Gun Hills – Have a Ride on Cable Car

Want to have a view from ropeway of mountains and meadows of doon valley? If yes then we suggest you to visit Jhula Ghar. It is one of the popular places of Mussoorie where you can ride on a cable car for 10 minutes. You will get spectacular view of sunset, amazing places of Mussoorie. It is completely safe for kids also because it is completely packed.

Timing: 10 am to 6 pm

Entry Ticket: 60 INR

Location: Mussoorie

6. Mussoorie Mall Road- Ideal Place for Shopping

Mall road is a market place of Mussoorie which is worth for spending time. There are benches, lampposts and lots of shops. This place is full of crowd for shopping. There are lots of video game parlours, skating rinks which is worth enjoying. If you love to read books then you can visit Cambridge Bookstore where you will get the books of author Ruskin Bond also. This place is full of budget hotels in Mussoorie which you choose to stay during the trip. You will love to buy handicrafts items on reasonable prices.

Entry Ticket: Free

Timing: 9 am to 9 pm

Location: Mussoorie

7. Jwala Devi Temple: Blissful Location of Mussoorie

Jwala Devi Temple is located at the peak of Binog Hill in Mussoorie. It is one of the popular tourist place of Mussoorie to devote Goddess Durga. It is situated at the height of 2104 meters. In order to visit the temple, you need to trek for at least 2KM. This location is surrounded by beautify streams and green plants. From the peak, you can have the best view of the town. No doubt, it is one of the best place of Mussorrie which you can’t miss during the trip.

Timing: 5 am to 12 pm and 4pm to 8pm

Entry Ticket: Free

Location: Benog Hills

How to Reach: You can start your trekking from Clouds End to 2KM.

8. Kellogg Memorial Church- Famous Monument of Mussoorie

Kellogg Memorial Church is one of the famous building of Mussoorie which was built in 1903. It has been named after Dr. Samuel H Kellogg. It is now recognized as Tourist Place of Mussoorie where Britishers used to learn Hindi language. In fact, the Landour Language School is still available in the campus which has become a places to go in Mussoorie. Its structure seems like Presbyterian style of architecture.

Timing: 10 am to 12:30 pm

Entry Ticket: Free

Location: Landous, Mussoorie

9. Landous Bazaar- Spot for Shooing in Mussoorie

Landour Bazaar is the main market of Shopping in Mussoorie. It is popularly known for beautiful handicraft items, sweaters, Jackets, Shawls other woolen cloths at an affordable prices. You can also buy handwritten signs on the wood for your house decorations. You can also have tea and snacks from the roadside shops. You will find lots of buildings which was developed by Britishers which makes it a best place to visit in Mussoorie.

Timing: 8:30 am to 7:30 pm

Entry Ticket: Free           

Location: The Mall Road, Mussoorie

10. Cloud’s End- Tourist Attraction for Panoramic View

Cloud’s End is the geographical end of Mussoorie which has 2000 acre dense forest. It is full of Oak as well as Deodar trees and lush greenery. This place is best for relaxing time in peace. From this point, visitors can see the entire beautiful hilltown Mussoorie. The heritage building is the major attraction of the Cloud’s End which was built in 1838. This place is only 6KM away from the Library. The serene atmosphere of the place is worth visiting and it is a major Mussoorie tourist spot.

Timing: 24 hours              

Entry Ticket:RS. 50

Location: 6KM west from the Library Chawk

FAQs

Which is the best time to visit Mussoorie?
You can choose the month from April to June. It will give you relief from scorching sun. You will love to enjoy the snowfall and pleasant climate.
Why is Mussoorie popular?
Mussoorie is the best hill station as well as it has now developed into the center of education and business.
Can I find budget hotels in Mussoorie?
There are lots of budget-friendly hotels in Mussoorie where you will get all the comforts at an exclusive price.
Which is the famous attraction of Mussoorie?
In fact, all the locations of Mussoorie are worth exploring But Gun Hill has most the most visitors due to its beautiful view.
Can I visit Mussoorie during COVID-19?
Yes, the state government of Uttrakhand has now stated the tourist places during the pandemic. You just need to carry Sanitizer and use face mask. You need to follow the social distancing at every time. So, you can pack your bag now with the best holiday package of India Trip.