Mussoorie Day Trip
HARIDWAR – MUSSOORIE
You will be picked up from your hotel and drive to Mussoorie start. The distance from Haridwar to Mussoorie is 80 km and takes 02 hours 30 minutes to get there.
Sightseeing tour of Mussoorie starts.
Mussoorie is a hill station situated in the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayan ranges, which is also known as the Queen of the Hills. It is situated at an altitude of 1,880 metres (6,170 ft), surrounded by high peaks of Himalayas with varied flora and fauna.
Mussoorie is a popular hill station that offers magnificent overlooking view of Doon Valley which looks amazing during night as it seems that entire valley blinks like stars. There are various tourist attractions in and around Mussoorie. Must see places here are Lal Tibba, Gun Hill, Municipal Garden, Kempty fall.
Attractions of Mussoorie
Lal Tibba: This is regarded as the highest point in Mussoorie situated in area called Landour. Which is know to be the oldest inhabited place of Mussoorie.
Gun hill is the second highest point in Mussoorie. It offers an amazing overlooking view of Mussoorie that appears to be changing colors in every minute. Gunhill is a one of the highest peaks of Mussoorie, can be reached by cable car. It also offers scenic view to the peaks of Himalayas and picturesque Mussoorie. Beautiful decorated markets are available up there to hang around and shop as well.
This is also known as Botanical Gardens of Mussoorie were established by geologist Dr. H.Fackner in the last century.
Kempty fall is 12 km away from the main town Mussoorie. It is a natural fall dripping down through rocks from the Himalayas. It is one of the most visited picnic spot in Mussoorie. Tourists come here in summers the most to enjoy the water falls.
It is again a beautiful natural falls situated at a distance of 8 km on Mussoorie-Dehradun road. It is also worth visiting place for tourists.
It is also one of the falls of Mussoorie situated at 8 km from Mussoorie. It is also a good picnic spot.
Jwala temple is situated at an elevation of 2104 meter above sea level at a distance of 9 km away from Mussoorie.
It is a famous spot for river Rafting situated at a distance of 27 km from Mussoorie. It is visited by many adventure lovers every year.
If time permits, one can choose to extend the trip by going further to Dhanaulti, which is 25 km from Mussoorie towards Chamba. Dhanaulti is a beautiful hill town situated at an altitude of 2286 mts above sea level. It is a picturesque hill destination with snowcapped peaks of Himalays making this place worth seeing hill station.
DRIVE TO HARIDWAR
After completing the day trip to Mussoorie, drive down to Haridwar.
Check in at your pre-booked hotel upon your arrival at Haridwar from Mussoorie.