Mussoorie is fondly known as the ‘Queen of the Hill Stations' owing to its salubrious weather and spectacular beauty. This is a perfect escape from the scorching heat and hustle-bustle of the city for Delhiites. You can plan your weekend getaway from Delhi to Mussoorie with us.
It is a famous hill station situated in the foothills of the Himalayas. Mussoorie was discovered by Captain Young in the 18th century, which served as a perfect getaway for nature lovers and adventure enthusiasts. Located at an altitude of 2,000 m above sea level, Mussoorie is a paradise for peace-seekers on an amulet-shaped ridge.
You can plan a trip to Mussoorie and explore the breathtaking beauty of this scenic hill town which is blessed with lush greenery and rich fauna species. In addition, you can take a stroll on the town’s streets and explore some of the most prominent historical spots in Mussoorie, including Landour Bazaar, Lal Tibba, Chaar Dukkan, Gun Hill, the Mussoorie Library, and the Mall Road.
How to Reach Mussoorie from Delhi
Dehradun railway station is the nearest railhead to Mussoorie. It is located around 60 kilometers away from Dehradun. You can board a bus or hire a taxi service from the railway station to Mussoorie.
The Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun is the nearest airport from Mussoorie. It is located around 60 kilometers away from Mussoorie. Taxi services are available between Jolly Grant Airport and Mussoorie.
National Highway number 58 connects Delhi and Mussoorie. The journey via car/taxi cab will take around 6 hours. Also, excellent bus services are available between Mussoorie and other major cities in India.