(6000 Ft Above Sea Level)

Uttarakhand | India
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Mussoorie is categorised as Hill Station

Views from Musoorie
On Lal Tibba Trek - Photo Courtesy Countryside
Kempty Falls (Photo Courtesy: Sushilasharma)
Views from Mussoorie
Views from Mussoorie (Nivalink Trip Dated - 15 May 2013)
Mall Road in Mussoorie in evenings
Nag Devta Temple
Sir George Everest House (Nivalink Trip Dated - 15 May 2013)
Views from Sir George Everest House in Summer
Lake Mist
Summer Views from Lal Tibba

Reasons to Visit
  • Mussoorie is a British era hill station at just a little less than 30 km north of Dehradun.
  • Mussoorie has become more of a weekend getaway rather than a tourist destination.
  • Mall is where centre of all activity in Mussoorie seems to be centered and is where most hotels are situated.
  • Cable car ride and a few shops are around a 2 km walk are attractions of Mussoorie.
  • Mussoorie is base point to visit nearby hamlets of Kanatal and Dhanaulti.
  • Heritage hotels (Summer Retreats now converted into a heritage hotel) at Mussoorie offer charm and character and recommended for heritage / inbound / experiential travellers.
Know It
  • It snows in Mussoorie in Winter (Jan - March) Mussoorie town and Mall area is crowded with hotels next to each other and Mall area is closed for vehicle traffic during peak season.
  • Destinations on Chaar Dham Pilgrim Circuit of Uttarakhand"Mussoorie (6000+ ft asl) is a tourist destination and a hill station for old time summer travellers. Mussoorie doubles up at transit destination for Chaar Dham travellers during Chaar Dham circuit Season."
  • Popular Hill Stations of India"Mussoorie (6300+ ft asl) is a crowded hill station near Dehradun. Tourists here like to visit Mall road, view points and explore areas around Mussoorie such as Kempty Falls, Dhanaulti, Kanatal etc."
  • Colonial Heritage Hill Stations of India"The twin towns of Mussoorie and Landour, together, are a well-known British Raj-era hill station in northern India. Mussoorie-Landour was widely known as the "Queen of the Hills". Mussoorie today is a getaway and a crowded holiday destination. However it has many Summer Palaces and Colonial heritage bungalows converted into heritage hotels which offer guests some flavor of the colonial past."
  • Destinations for Holiday Travellers to Uttarakhand"Musoorie (6500+ ft asl) is a colonial era hill station with a crowded hill station character. Musoorie offers touristy waterfall visits, view points etc for the travellers and therefore gets Summer Travellers and sightseeing centric travellers all through the year (Typical Stay - 2 nights). "
  • Hillside Getaways in Garhwal region of Uttarakhand"Mussoorie is a renowned hills station and a popular getaway for travellers looking for Salubrious climate, views and some touristy activities."
Access Information

Mussoorie has 25 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

Type of HotelsCount
Wellness Resort1

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8 verified holiday itineraries are listed for Mussoorie

Getaway (1-3 nights)3
Short Break (4-6 nights)2
Holiday (7 or more)3

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List of Holidays for Mussoorie


  • Mussoorie Extended Getaway (3 Nights)
  • Mussoorie Getaway (2 Nights)
  • Mussoorie getaway with Haridwar (3 Nights)

Short Break

  • Musoorie - Rishikesh Break (5 Nights)
  • New Tehri - Harsil Break with Mussoorie (6 Nights)


  • Musoorie - Corbett with Rishikesh (7 Nights)
  • Popular destinations of Uttarakhand (8 Nights)
  • Popular destinations of Uttarakhand with Rishikesh (8 Nights)

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Mussoorie has 9 Transport services that can be booked online. Click here for reviewing and booking them.

Airport Pickup or Drop

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup/Drop between Dehradun Airport and MussoorieRs. 2592

Day Sightseeing

ServicesRates Starting From
Car Hire - Sightseeing around Mussoorie from hotel in DehradunRs. 1778
Car Hire - Sightseeing around Mussoorie from hotel in MussoorieRs. 4123
Same Day Excursion to Mussoorie from HaridwarRs. 3756
Same Day Excursion to Mussoorie from RishikeshRs. 3756

Point to Point Transport

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup from Haridwar and Drop to MussoorieRs. 3168
Pickup from Meerut and Drop to MussoorieRs. 5000
Rishikesh to Mussoorie Drop or Vice VersaRs. 3168

Railway Station Pickup or Drop

ServicesRates Starting From
Dehradun Railway Station to Mussoorie Hotel or Vice VersaRs. 1767

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Mussoorie has 6 Add Ons approved and listed with Nivalink.

Walking Tours1

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List of Service Add Ons for Mussoorie


Services Rates Starting From
Adventure Day Trip in MussoorieRs. 2000
Treasure Hunt in MussoorieRs. 10000


Services Rates Starting From
Clouds End to Binog Temple TrekRs. 3600
Mossy Falls to Khetwala Village TrekRs. 3600
The Eye Brow TrekRs. 3200

Walking Tours

Services Rates Starting From
Food Trail in MussoorieRs. 1600

3 Travel Ideas listed for Mussoorie. Click here for reviewing them.

Destination Ideas

  • Mussoorie Getaway

Stay Ideas

  • Brentwoods Sanctuary Experience
  • Surbee Resort Experience

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    A view point accessible via a cable car ride from Mall road. There is also a reservoir here.
    Kind of popular hangout place for the evening having lots of shops and hotels. The access to the Mall road is generally restricted for vehicular traffic and therefore guests are free to roam around. Mall road is less extensive and intersting than one at Shimla.
    High Street
    A Lake few kms before Mussoorie on Dehradun Road and is popular with tourists for a bit of boating and photo opportunities.
    Lake or Riverside, Rides
    High Altitude Lake, Boating
    Home of George Everest (after whom Mount Everest was named), first Surveyor General of India. The area offers excellent Himalayan views.
    View Point, Heritage Site
    Himalayan Views, Colonial Heritage
    Lord Shiva temple at 6 kms from Mussoorie offering excellent views of the Doon Valley and area around Mussoorie
    Temple or Holy Place, View Point
    Lord Shiva, Himalayan Views
    A Lake located 5 km before Kempty falls and where tourists arrive for a bit of boating and photo opportunities.
    Lake or Riverside, Rides
    High Altitude Lake, Boating
    A popular but a touristy waterfall at 15 kms from Mussoorie Town.
    Natural Wonders
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Jawalaji Temple is set at 9 kms from Mussoorie at 6000 ft asl surrounded by thick forest offering views of Yamuna Valley and Doon Valley. .
    Temple or Holy Place
    Devi Temple
    Himalayan Weavers are artisans who produce hand-woven shawls, stoles, scarves and throws using only natural dyes and wool, eri silk and pashmina. Guests interested in purchasing authentic crafts directly from artisans visit this place. Here aim is to produce high quality handloom products, popularize the use of environmentally friendly natural dyes and provide a market for craft products made in the Himalayan region
    Arts Crafts Culture
    Craft Village
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Bhatta Falls are a set of waterfalls and a popular picnic spot situated 8 kms from Mussoorie that includes a 3 km easy hike.
    Activity, Natural Wonders
    Walking, Waterfall
    Jharipani Waterfall are a set of waterfalls at 9 kms from Mussoorie of which last 1.5 km is a walk / hike.
    Activity, Natural Wonders
    Walking, Waterfall
    Lal Tibba peak is a day trek from Landour area. Lal Tibba peak offers stunning Himalayan views on a clear day. Lal Tibba peak is popular with multi-day student camping groups

Destinations within reach from Mussoorie

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  • Kanatal ( 32 Km )

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  • Dhanaulti ( 34 Km )

    Dhanaulti is a hillside hamlet at 34 kms from Mussoorie offering excellent Himalayan views (Oct - more

  • Chamba ( 57 Km )

    Chamba is situated at 8500 ft asl and 30 kilometers farther from Kanatal and about 60 km from more

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  • Pauri ( 190 Km )

    Pauri (4500 ft asl) is renowned for its stunning Himalayan Views. Pauri lies on the Rishikesh - more

  • Kalka ( 197 Km )

    Kalka is a railhead at 40 kms from Chandigarh and starting point of the renowned Kalka - Shimla more

  • Karnal ( 201 Km )

    Karnal lies on NH-01 (GT Road or Delhi - Ambala highway) at 125 kms from New Delhi. Karnal is a more

  • Patiala ( 220 Km )

    Patiala is known for its heritage buildings and monuments and visited for heritage hotel “Baradari more

  • Harsil ( 222 Km )

    Harsil (7500+ ft asl) is a riverside hamlet, 26 kms short of Gangotri and stopover on the char more

  • Kasauli ( 225 Km )

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  • Kuchesar ( 230 Km )

    Kuchesar Lies off Delhi - Moradabad at 80 kms from Delhi offering rural backdrop, River Ganges more

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    Kashipur is at a point from where Corbett National Park and Lake Districts of Kumaon (Bhimtal, more

  • Ropar ( 235 Km )

    Ropar lies only 50 kms from Chandigarh. The major pilgrimage destinations in Ropar comprise Naina more

  • Shoghi ( 243 Km )

    Shoghi is a wooded area 15 kms before Shimla. There are couple of adventure / nature oriented more

  • Chail ( 247 Km )

    Chail was the summer capital of the flamboyant Maharaja Bhupinder Singh of Patiala and now Summer more

  • Noida ( 263 Km )

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  • Fagu ( 267 Km )

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    Kufri is a hillside getaway situated at an altitude of 2633 m above the sea level and 19 km from more

  • Rampur ( 281 Km )

    Rampur is a riverside transit point on NH-22 (Hindstan Tibet Road) at 132 kms from Shimla and 70 more

  • Nainital ( 300 Km )

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  • Pangot ( 311 Km )

    Pangot is small village 15 kilometers from Nainital. 150 bird species have been recorded at Pangot more

  • Narkanda ( 312 Km )

    Narkanda (8000 ft asl) is an area surrounded with orchards and a transit point on the Hindustan more

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  • Bhowali ( 318 Km )

    Bhowali is base town for trading of fruits grown around the area and mid-way on Bhimtal - Ramgarh, more

  • Bhimtal ( 320 Km )

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  • Hansi ( 327 Km )

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  • Bareily ( 339 Km )

    Bareily is a tier II city at 250 kms from Delhi. Bareily is frequented by business travellers and more

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    Ramgarh is known for Himalayan views (Oct-March) and its orchards and therefore a popular weekend more

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    Bathinda lies in close proximity to the Damdama Sahib, a major Sikh Pilgrimage centre and one of more

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  • Mathura ( 414 Km )

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  • Paota ( 508 Km )

    Paota is located 179 kms from Delhi and 80 kms from Jaipur on Nh-08 and home to Shakunt Resort, a more

Average Day / Night Temperature of Mussoorie,Uttarakhand,India

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Getting There

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable ForHotels (Nos)
Around MallNumber of hotels that have come up overlooking valleys around in 1 km radius on the Library end as well as Picture Palace end.Holiday9
Barlowgunj3 kms from before Mall area overlooking the Doon Valley.Holiday/Getaway4
Binog SanctuaryBinog Mountain Quail Wildlife Sanctuary is accessible from a point that is about 12 kms from Mussoorie. The area is good for bird watching and nature centric experience.Getaway-
Duggal villa roadAn area 2 kms from Libray end of the Mall and home to some heritage estates.Getaway-
Hathi Paon RoadA thickly wooded area accessible via 10 minute drive from Mall road and home to some heritage estates offering Himalayan views.Getaway1
Kempty Falls Road3-6 kms from Library end of the Mall area towards Kempty Falls.Getaway1
Mall AreaHeart of Mussoorie and most crowded and touristy of all areas. Vehicle movement is restricted on Mall road.Holiday6
Landour CantonmentLandour Cantonment is a heritage area full of colonial era buildings and offering guests stunning views of the mountains ranges behind.Experiential4
Nearest Airport in Mussoorie
  • Jolly Grant Airport ( DED ) , Dehradun-30 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Mussoorie
  • Dehradun ( DDN ), Dehradun-30 Kms
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