Mussorie is a quaint and picturesque little hill station nestled in the Dehradun Valley in the state of Uttarakhand. It comes under the Dehradun district. The city nearest to Mossoro is Defraud (29 km). Mossoro is a beautiful country side destination for all travellers, especially honeymooners and nature lovers, especially because of its many panoramic spots. Mussorie is situated on the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayan ranges and is often called ‘The Queen of the Hills’.
Places to Stay
There are many good budget hotels in Mussorie. Some of them are Hotel Basera (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Ashirvad (Tariff – Rs. 500), and Hotel City Castle Mussoorie (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
The official language of Mussorie is Hindi. The other languages spoken here are Garhwali Hindi, Jaunsari and English.
Holi, Navratri, and Diwali are the most prominent festivals here.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Mussorie. Nahata Estate (5km) famous for Lal Tibba- the highest point in Mussorie; Kempty Falls and Lake Mist (15 km) located on the Chakrata Road; Nag Devta Temple, and Jwalaji Temple on Benog Hill (9 km) overlooking the beautiful Aglar River Valley- accessible only by hiking, are all worth visiting while in Mussorie.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Mussorie is in Chandigarh, located 198 km away from here.
The nearest station to Mussorie is in Dehradun (29 km).
There are daily bus services to Delhi. The best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers are City Heart Travels, Blue Hill Travels, and City Link Travels. Bus ticket booking discount coupons from travel portals can help you save money when you are travelling.