Mussoorie one of the best known hill resorts of India come up into existence and creation in the years 1820s. Actually there were just small and little settlements at that time which soon converted into bigger stations and finally the small town come up to be known as “queen of the hills.” Mussoorie travel guide has reported that this town name evolved from Mansur shrub which is vernacular in the hill stations.
Mussoorie tourism is surely one amongst the most enchanting hill stations of India and the most sought up destinations for weekends. People came here to rejuvenate their life and move away the stress.
Popular and charming attractions of Mussoorie are as follows:
One of the most enchanting attractions of Mussoorie travel guide is Lal Tibba which is located in the Landhour area which is the oldest settlement of this place. The best part is that it is known for trekking as it acts as the gateway to none other than Childer’s Lodge.
It is the 2nd highest peak of Mussoorie tourism. You can view ultimate and stunning ranges of Himalayas like Gangotri, Pithwara, Srikantha and Bunderpunch. It is known as the most thrilling place of Mussoorie. At the time of pre- independence era, a canon was fired up from this point in the afternoon on daily basis to aid people to get the time and finally adjust the watches. This is the reason that it has been named as Gun Hill.
One more captivating view of Mussoorie travel guide is the Mussoorie Lake. This lake is never untouched by any of the visitors to mussoorie. It is a pleasurable picnic site for everyone around. You will be surprised to know that it is a man made lake. It offers fabulous view of almost all villages which are present near by this lake.
It is the most beautiful waterfall that is situated about 15 km away from Mussorrie located at the Yamunotri Road. The altitude of this waterfall is over 4500 feet above the sea level. The name of the fall evolved from the term ‘Camp-tea’ because the British people in early times used to arrange tea parties at this place. You must view this place of Mussoorie tourism.
If you wish to catch memorable and breath taking evenings along with your friends and family then you must visit or arrange an outing to the municipal garden.
Your tour to Mussoorie will be incomplete without having a mind blowing shopping from Camel’s Back Road, Kulri Bazar, and Tibetan Street Market. This Mussoorie travel guide is perfect to get knowledge about this wonderful nature loving place.