Weekend Trip to Mussoorie , Uttarakhand
- Hill Stations
Summer 24 to 35°C
Winter 1 to 22°C
Distance / Traveling Time
From Delhi: 271 kilometers / 5 h ,17 m
Best Time To Visit
Fondly known as the ‘Queen of the Hill Stations’, Mussoorie is a famous hill station situated in the foothills of the Himalayas. Mussoorie was discovered by Captain Young in the 18th century and serves as a perfect getaway to escape from the heat of summers. Located at an altitude of 2000 meters above sea level, on an amulet shaped ridge, Mussoorie, with its hill covered in lush trees and rich fauna species, attracts both domestic and foreign tourists. A stroll down the town’s street brings to fore some of the most prominent historical spots in Mussoorie such as Landour Bazaar, Lal Tibba, Chaar Dukkan, Gun Hill, the Mussoorie Library and the Savoy Hotel.
How to Reach Mussoorie
The Dehradun railway station is the nearest railway station to Mussoorie. It is located around 60 kilometers away from Dehradun. You can take bus/taxi service from railhead 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.
The National Highway number 58 connects Delhi and Mussoorie. The journey via car/taxi cab will take around 5 hours and 23 minutes. Excellent bus services are available between Mussoorie and other major cities in India.