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Nestled at the foothills of the Himalayas, Mussoorie derives its name from the Mansur shrub commonly found here. An erstwhile summer refuge of the British, Mussoorie offers wondrous views of the surrounding hills and the verdant Doon Valley beneath.
The Mall, undoubtedly, remains the lifeline of this hill station, especially after sundown. Packed with impressive souvenir shops and eateries, a walk down the Mall opens up a vista of twinkling lights in the valley.
For a panoramic view of the snowy Himalayan peaks and a bird's eye view of hill station, head to Gun Hill.
The Queen of the Hills, Mussoorie is known for offering tourists a fairytale atmosphere with the glistering views of the Doon Valley and Shivalik Ranges along with fresh mountain breeze. You the chance to explore mesmerising Kempty Falls. By picking this Sightseeing and Shopping in Mussoorie tourist package, you can also take the blessing of Goddess Durga at Jwala Devi Temple. A chance to appreciate the architectural brilliance and culture of Tibetans in the Happy Valley will also come your way.
This is a three-in-one holiday package. Nainital is a popular hill station where life revolves around its gorgeous Naini Lake. Corbett National Park is where you may spot the tiger in its natural habitat while Mussoorie exudes an interesting old world charm. This holiday is full of beauty and adventure!
The 4-day Haridwar Aarti to Mussoorie Vistas: Ex Delhi package from Yatra gives you the chance to visit one of the most sacred Hindu sites – Har Ki Pauri in Haridwar as well spend some tranquil moments exploring the natural beauty of Mussoorie, and its most popular attractions. The holiness and quaint charm of these destinations are sure to rejuvenate you body and soul. So book this tour and have a memorable vacation.
Tiger and Lakes Tour: Ex Kathgodam package from Yatra gives you the chance to enjoy a truly blissful vacation, away from the humdrum of city life. Prepared by our earnest tour managers, this package includes visits to the top attractions of Nainital, along with the chance of enjoying a cable car ride and boat ride. It also takes you to Corbett National Park, where you get the opportunity to admire the variety of flora and fauna, while on an exciting jeep safari. Opt for this package and be sure you will return home with an incredible holiday experience.
Uttarakhand is well-known for its abundant natural beauty, and a visit to Nainital, Mussoorie and Corbett will testify this. Each of these places have their own distinct charm, and if you wish to experience this, opt for Yatra’s Charming Nainital – Corbett – Mussoorie: Ex-Delhi tour. From the picturesque lakes of Nainital to the misty mountains of Mussoorie, with a trip to exciting Corbett in between, your vacation in Uttarakhand is sure to delight you in every way.
Nothing can be better than holidaying amidst nature to refresh and unwind. If you are looking for such a vacation, then Yatra’s Amazing Uttarakhand is for you. Expertly designed by our professional tour managers, this package includes sightseeing in Mussoorie and Nainital, with the chance for an exciting jungle safari at Corbett. Customised to give our customers value for money and best services, this package has been spread over 8 days, so that you can enjoy a leisurely, hassle-free vacation.
Take a tour of Mussoorie and Haridwar in Uttarakhand and with this four-day package. Visit popular tourist spots of these two charming places and soak in the beauty of their picturesque landscapes. Enjoy the tranquillity of serene Dhanaulti and visit Mussoorie Lake. Stroll down the buzzing Mall Road and while travelling to Haridwar, visit Dehradun and temples in Rishikesh, en route. Enjoy a stunning view of Ganga Aarti at Har-Ki-Pauri, in Haridwar and on the return journey to Delhi, visit Swarg Ashram and Ram Jhula. This mind-calming visit will refresh you and gift you with beautiful memories.
Mussoorie, 'Queen of Hills', offers its travellers with an opportunity to delve in the beautiful misty aura of this beautiful paradise. This three-day tour includes a visit to mesmerising viewpoints and museums. Tour around Mussoorie and visit Kempty Falls, situated on the hilly tracks of Uttarakhand. Sit by the Mussoorie Lake and enjoy the serene and calm effect on your mind. Also, visit Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, a research and training institute on public policy and government in India.
Mussoorie with its verdant hills and myriad of flora and fauna is a fascinating hill resort and a fabulous honeymoon spot for love-smitten couples. With this short getaway, zest up your weekend and enjoy the scenic beauty of the Himalayan valleys. Unwind in the lap of Mother Nature herself as you explore the terrains of Mussoorie and its cascading waterfalls. The sight of the lush hills with clouds floating by will astound you and make you want to come back to revel in its bounty.
With this five-day package, visit the mystical land of Uttarakhand, nestled in the Shivalik ranges of the outer Himalayas. Soak in the scenic beauty, as you drive through winding boulevards among rolling hills. Take a tour around Haridwar, Rishikesh and enjoy camping at Byasi. Visit the charming hill station of Mussoorie and breath in the beauty of picturesque terrains. Witness a soul-soothing, mesmerizing Ganga Aarti in Haridwar. Tour around famous locations of beautiful Rishikesh and enjoy white water rafting. Take a view of waterfalls and stroll down the Mall Road, in Mussoorie.
Mussoorie, popularly known as 'Queen of Hills', is situated in the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayan range, in the state of Uttarakhand. With splendid waterfalls and lakes, Mussoorie has been serving as a common resort for mountain lovers since a long time. With a touch of colonial charm, this place is also famous for its scenic trek routes, temples and public schools. This hill station has also been referred to, in many of Ruskin Bond's famous short stories and novels. Tour around this lovely town while you visit the places according to your convenience and make beautiful memories.
Knock on the doorway to heaven on earth in Uttarakhand. Delve in the beauty of Haridwar lying at the feet of Shivalik hills. Visit Har Ki Pauri on the ghats of the divine River Ganga and
witness the entire place getting lit up by the oil lamps. Trek up the beautiful Surkanda Temple in Mussoorie and visit other scenic spots including Gun Hill and Kempty Falls. Immerse in the spiritual energy in Rishikesh which is known as the World Capital of Yoga. Visit beautiful temples ashrams and feed your adrenaline by indulging in white water rafting, kayaking and more.
Go on a spiritual journey to Rishikesh, 'Place of Sagas' and Mussoorie, 'Queen of Hills'. In this four-day tour includes a visit to various scenic viewpoints and temples. Enjoy the beauty around you, while you sit amidst the beautiful snow-clad mountain. In Rishikesh, visit Laxman Jhula and Ram Jhula. Visit other interesting places like Gun Hill, Camel's Back Road, Kempty Fall, Mussoorie Lake, Nag Devta Temple and Van Chetna, in Mussoorie. Don't miss witnessing the famous ceremony of lights in the Ganges.
If you are wearied of the rush of your everyday life, pack your bags and enjoy a hide-out amidst nature with this tour. We offer you some of the most peaceful and relaxing tourist destinations of Uttaranchal. Amble on the beautiful hills of Mussoorie, spot tiger at Corbett and spend time in the jungle. Enjoy beautiful evenings at the lakes of Nainital and watch it glitter as sun rays refracts off its surface. This tour is a perfect break from the urban mechanical life and soothes your mind thoroughly.
Take a tour to Mussoorie, which is a heavenly place and a beautiful hill station for all those who seek for some solitary time and blissful state of mind. This nine-day tour to Mussoorie includes a visit to Nainital, Binsar, Munsiyari, Kausani and Corbett National Park. In this tour, you will visit scenic places like Nainital Lake, Snow Point, Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary, Milam Valley, Ralam Valley and Panchchuli peaks. Finally, spend your time at Corbett National Park and enjoy the thrilling jeep safari.
With this ten-day sojourn to the scenic land of Uttarakhand, visit its famous tourist destinations. Tour around Corbett, the charming hill stations of Nainital, Mussoorie and Kausani and visit the spiritually calming land of Haridwar. Visit popular tourist spots of Nainital and head to Kausani. Enjoy the tranquillity of Kausani, away from the hustle and bustle of the city. At Corbett National Park, take a Jeep safari and visit popular spots. Take a view of the spectacular Ganga Aarti in Haridwar and soothe yourself with a visit to Rishikesh. Mussoorie leaves you awe-struck by the end of this tour.
If you are bored of your routine life, you may embark upon a tour in the vibrant land of Uttarakhand with this package. Visit the Lake District of Kumaon, enchant yourself in the apple orchards of Ranikhet and get a sight of the mighty Himalayas. With a Jeep Safari in Corbett National Park, get an amazing experience of singing birds and wild animals prowling around for their daily pursuits. Rejuvenate yourself in the picturesque setting of Mussoorie where you will enjoy a cable car ride and visit popular tourist destinations. Visit places of historical importance and take a bath in the holy river of Ganga in Haridwar.
There are numerous shops along the Library and Mall Road in main Mussoorie, from where you can pick up colorful woolens, souvenirs, antiques, books and fresh fruits. While souvenir shopping, do strike a bargain with the shopkeepers as they tend to quote a higher price. Though bargaining works to a certain extent, be prepared to shell out a little extra while shopping here. Sisters bazaar and Library bazaar are other popular market places. At the Tibetan market you can find electronics goods, clothes, broaches, and bags among others. There are a large number of shops selling handicrafts and cottage-industry products. Mussoorie is also known for its locally produced peanut butter and jams sold by most bakers in the town. There are several book stores too, the most popular of the lot is
Cambridge bookstore which Ruskin Bond visits on Saturdays and meets with people between 1600 and 1800 hours.
Restaurants - Mussoorie has some excellent options for gourmets! Authentic Tibetan and Chinese cuisine can be enjoyed at the Rice Bowl and Kalsang Friend's Corner. Other popular eateries serving good Indian cuisines are the Tavern, Green (vegetarian) and Whispering Windows. Chick Chocolate offers an interesting assortment of fast-food, freshly brewed coffee, bakery products, and home-made chocolates. The Solitaire Plaza Coffee House is a nice place to relax with a steaming cup of cappuccino. Mussoorie, not to mention, has its share of Cafe Coffee Days and Dominos Pizzas.
Jharipani Falls is situated near the village of Jharipani, about 7-kilometer (.34 miles) on the Dehradun-Mussoorie road. JP Residency Manor, the only 5-start hotel in Mussoorie is also situated near Jharipani and serves as a landmark. To arrive at the falls, you need to first take a bus or private vehicle to the Jharipani village; from thereon it is a 1.5-kilometer (.93 miles) trek all the way to the falls. Jharipani falls is a beautiful picnic spot popular with families. Since Jharipani is a little distance from Mussoorie, it is best to reach here in the morning and leave by late-afternoon.
Surface - The one way of reaching Mussoorie directly is by road. Mussoorie is directly accessible by roads and there are frequent buses to Mussoorie from Dehradun, Delhi, Saharanpur, Roorkee, Haridwar and Chandigarh among other places. You can also drive to Mussoorie or hire a taxi from Delhi. However, it is worth noting that vehicles are only permitted within the main town area on the payment of a fee of INR 100 for cars and INR 50 for two-wheelers.
Train - The nearest railway station is in Dehradun, about 35 kilometers (.8 miles) from Mussoorie. One can easily get a taxi to Dehradun. Frequent trains run between Dehradun and Delhi ( kilometers/181.8 miles).
Air - The nearest airport is situated in Jolly Grant in Dehradun, which is 60 kilometers (.5 miles) from Mussoorie. Jolly Grant is a domestic airport and Kingfisher airlines operate flights between Jolly Grant and New Delhi. However, visitors must confirm the schedule and flight timings before deciding on the mode to travel. Flights take approximately one hour to reach Jolly Grant from Delhi.
Mussoorie is situated between latitudes and longitudes 30& 27' 0" N and 78& 4' 48" E, at an altitude of about 2000 metres above sea-level and therefore, enjoys cool to freezing temperatures all year round. The average summer temperature range is 31.2 degrees and 7.2 degrees while the average wnter temperature range is between 7.2 degrees and 1.1 degrees. Mussoorie enjoys summers between the months of April and June and even during this time, light woolens are recommended, especially after evenings. Although weather-wise, the best time to visit Mussoorie is between April-October, the peak season lies between the summer months of May and mid-August, so for those seeking peace and quiet among mountains, the ideal time would be Septemer and October.