Mussoorie - The Perfect Weekend Getaway

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Mussoorie is a charming hill station, popularly known as the “Queen of Hills”. Its is situated 34 kms from Dehradun, at an altitude of 2500 meters above sea level in the beautiful Gharwal Hills. Mussoorie is one of the most frequently visited hill stations in India. It provides excellent respite to people who want relief from the hot sultry conditions of the plains, especially since it is close enough to the capital to make just a weekend trip.

As far as sightseeing is concerned, Mussoorie is a tourist’s paradise. Some of the must visits are Kempty falls, Gun hill, Municipal garden, Sir George Everest house and Jharipani falls. 

Kempty falls:
It is the biggest water fall here. Kempty is located about 15 kms away from the main town towards Yamunotri. It has an altitude of 1370 meters and is surrounded by mountains.

Municipal garden: 
It is a beautiful picnic spot for not only tourists but also the natives.


Sir George Everest house:

The place is also known as the Park Estate. It was the laboratory of the first surveyor general in India, Sir George Everest. Mount Everest, the highest peak of the world is named after him. The snow clad ranges of the Himalayas and the Doon valley present a captivating sight. 

Jharipani falls: 
Located about 8 kms away from the main town, it is one of the many beautiful water falls in Mussoorie. 

Bhatta falls: 
One of the major tourist attractions of Mussoorie is Bhatta falls. It is located 7 kms away from the hill resort. 

How to reach Mussoorie

Mussoorie By Air
Nearest airport is Jollygrant which is 60 km away from Mussoorie and is situated in Dehradun. Jollygrant airport, Dehradun is connected to Delhi airport. Taxi services are available from airport to Mussoorie.

Mussoorie By Road
Mussoorie is well connected with motor able roads. Luxury and normal Buses to Mussoorie are easily available from ISBT Kashmiri Gate. Buses and Taxis to Mussoorie are also available from major destinations of Uttarakhand state like Dehradun, Rishikesh, Haridwar and Tehri

Mussoorie By Train
Mussoorie has no railway station of its own. So one can get down at Dehradun railway station, nearly 35 km away and from there one can hire a taxi to reach Mussoorie. Taxi services are available from railhead to Mussoorie. Dehradun railway station is well connected to other major cities in India with super fast trains.

Accommodation in Mussoorie

Accommodation in Mussoorie

There are a number of

hotels in Mussoorie where you can get food and accommodation for your weekends. Try to find stay in Mussoorie with perfect location and picture view of hills which will make your stay more Wonderful. There are many of restaurants where you can taste local Veg, Non-Veg foods. Mussoorie is finest place to visit near Delhi and Ncr Mussoorie is one of the famous Weekends Holidays spot in uttarakhand. provides best hotels Mussoorie at very reasonable cost and also offers an impressive and wide variety in order to provide a cheap and best accommodation to their guests. Mussoorie is one of the quite expensive and beach destination and mostly travelers and honeymooners find

Mussoorie Hotels with the perfect locations for feel nature very close .there are few

Budget hotels in Mussoorie which have been extend the finest services.


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This article was published on 2011/09/28