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Top 7 Places To Visit In Mussoorie


One of the most exhilarating hill stations of India is Mussoorie. This idyllic mind blowing tourist spot is located at Himalaya foothills and is more popularly termed as the’ queen of the hills’. Plenty of mansoor shrubsgrow in this paradise tourist spot and hence the place has derived the name as Mussoorie.This amazing town was discovered way back in 1825, by a British military official, who got smitten off with the heavenly beauty of this ridge and constructed a shooting lodge here. Loads of sightseeing spots have enhanced the popularity of this destination over the years.

Specified here are seven such alluring and breathtaking tourist spots, which a tourist should never skip to visit while exploring Mussoorie.

1. The Christ Church –

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If you wish to pay a visit to the oldest Himalayan church, then this is the one. The Gothic style design of the church will surely transfer you to some other era.
Cost: Free
Timing: 07:00 am – 06:30 pm (Monday – Saturday)
08:00 am – 06:30 pm (Sunday)
Open everyday
Official Link: http://uttarakhandtourism.gov.in/utdb/mussoorie

2. Kempty Falls –

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One of the most sought after attraction of Mussorie is Kempty falls. It will surely prove to be a feast for your eyes to view as cascading waterfall rushes and paves its way downward from a height of 40 ft.
Cost: Free
Timing: 6AM – 6 PM
Official Link: http://uttarakhandtourism.gov.in/utdb/mussoorie

[ Must Read – 8 Most Spectacular Waterfalls in India ]

3. The Mall –

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This is the main shopping destination of Mussoorie. The mall is decked with benches and lampposts lined up on the sides of the road. This mall has the fill of colonial era. No matter where you plan to commute in Mussoorie, you have to pass through this mall. This spot is not only offering enough of shopping opportunities to its tourists, but loads of other such attractions like restaurants, video parlors, and windy point and skating ring.
Cost: Free
Timing: Throughout the day and evening
Official Link: http://uttarakhandtourism.gov.in/utdb/mussoorie

4. Lal Tibba –

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If you want to have a view of the actual scenic beauty from the highest point of Mussoorie, then you ought to visit Lal Tibba. You can view the entire city via a Japanese old telescope. Even Indian Military service is situated atop this hill peak.
Cost: No entry fees
Timing: Open 24 hours
Official Link: http://uttarakhandtourism.gov.in/utdb/mussoorie

5. Gun Hill –

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Gun Hill is situated in close vicinity of famous Mall Road of Mussoorie. This is highly popular destination for tourists and this peak is second highest in Mussoorie.
Cost: Free
Timing: No specific timing
Link: http://uttarakhandtourism.gov.in/utdb/mussoorie

6. Mussoorie Lake –

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Never miss a visit to this amazing manmade artificial lake, which is placed on Dehradun – Mussoorie road. This spot offers scope of boating and is considered to be an ideal spot for picnic as well.
Cost: Rs.15 per person
Timing: 8AM – 7 PM (everyday)
Official Link: http://uttarakhandtourism.gov.in/utdb/mussoorie

7. Camel Back Road –

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Camel Back road is one of the must visit places in Mussoorie, which initiates from Library Point and ends at Kulri Bazaar. This road is ideal for a healthy walk and to witness the picturesque destination more closely.
Cost: Free
Timing: No specific timing
Official Link: http://uttarakhandtourism.gov.in/utdb/mussoorie

[ Further Read – Top 9 Places To Visit In Nainital ]

I am Shahil Shah, a traveler and blogger! I bring stories from the places for you to cherish the experiences of my travel. Stay tuned!”

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