Weekend Escape to Mussoorie
Customizable Tour: 3 Nights
Customizable Tour: 3 Nights
Be it summertime or winter seasons, for family fun or honeymoon, Mussoorie is usually a wonderful place to visit. We, at Atithyam, have made itineraries for Mussoorie tours in such a way that you can take pleasure in all its numerous charms. In summers, you can opt for our tour packages to visit famous sites like Kempty Falls, Mussoorie Lake, Tibetan Temple and Cloud’s End. If you love adventure sports, then you can opt for our Mussoorie packages and hike to Lal Tibba and Gun Hill. For a relaxing time among tall deodar trees, travel to the hill station of Dhanaulti and devote some time at the eco park here. Nag Devta Temple, Jwalaji Temple, Bhatta Falls and Company Bagh are some more exciting places you can visit in and around the town with our guided tours. Winters give the hill station a whole new charm, and by going on Mussoorie vacations then, you can throw snowballs at each other.
Arrive in Mussoorie from Delhi, and check-in at the hotel. Bounded by hills, Mussoorie is named after Mansoor shrubs, abundant in the region. Here, tourists can breathe the cool air, undertake short treks, stroll on quiet streets or discover the colonial heritage by visiting old buildings. Later, stay in the hotel room for a peaceful sleep at night.
Visit Jwala Devi Temple. Approximately 6 km from Mussoorie, it is built on top of Benog Hill in honor of Goddess Durga. From a distance, this shrine looks like the crown of Benog Hill, bounded by thick, green vegetation. Owing to its pious atmosphere and picturesque sights, visitors came here to not only seek blessings but also relax. Thereafter, move to the Tibetan Settlement in the Happy Valley. Sanctified by the Buddhist spiritual leader, Dalai Lama, it has a playground, school, and temple that show the influence of the Tibetan culture and architecture. Enveloped in greenery, it gives tourists the enjoyment of grasping the quaintness of nature and soothes their senses with fresh mountain breeze. Later on, travel to Mall Road for lunch and shopping at your own expense. End your day by returning to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Today, go on an excursion to the famous Kempty Falls. This steep cliff-bounded waterfall is mostly visited by tourists due to its panoramic sight. You can take the pleasure of fishing and swim in its shimmering plunge pool. Post getting refreshed by its cold water, retire to your hotel room for a peaceful sleep.
On this day, you will leave for Delhi by road. Upon arrival in Delhi, proceed for your onward destination as the tour now comes to an end. Tour ends.
Mussoorie, Famously known as the Queen of Hills, this wonderful hill station, 34kms from Dehradun is located at an altitude of 2003 mts in the Garhwal hills. above sea-level. Mussoorie is one the wonderful hill stations in India and the most regularly visited. It offers outstanding respite to people who want comfort from the hot sultry conditions of the plains, particularly since it is close enough to the capital to make just weekend trip. Also, major Hindu pilgrimage sites like Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri, Yamunotri, Haridwar, Rishikesh are not far from this place.
In 1820, Captain Young of the British army was inspired by the beauty of this place and made it his residence. The name, Mussoorie is derived from plants of ‘Mussoorie’ which were found in variety here. After its discovery, this hill station progressively developed as a centre of education, business, tourism and beauty.