how to Reach Mussoorie by Road, Train and Flight and also check places near to Mussoorie
Mussoorie is one of the most impressive hill stations in the northern India and it is most visited by visitors. Mussoorie is a beautiful city and it is also known as Queen of mountains.
Reach Mussoorie By Road :
When travelling from Delhi, you need to take NH58 till Roorkee (via Meerut and Muzzafarnagar), and NH72-A till Dehradun
Government Buses and Taxis are always available from major destinations of Uttarakhand like: Dehradun, Rishikesh, Haridwar, Tehri etc.
From Delhi: 281 km (approx)
From Chandigarh: 202 km (approx)
From Dehradun: 34 km (approx)
From Haridwar: 85 km (approx)
Reach Mussoorie By Train :
As such Mussoorie does not have a direct rail link. Dehradun Railway station is nearest railway station to Mussoorie. It is approx 34 kms from mussoorie. This station is linked which Superfast trains to other major cities in country.
Reach Mussoorie By Flight :
Jollygrant Airport is nearest Airport to Mussoorie and it is 60 kms away from the place.Taxis are easily available from Jollygrant Airport to Mussoorie.
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Best Time to Visit Mussoorie
The Best Time to Visit Mussoorie is Summer (March to May). Tourists who loves Snowfall (Mid January - February) can visit Mussoorie, however, Snowfall is left unpredictable at best and very few lucky ones can find themselves to be out and about just a few minutes before a snowfall. Monsoon (August - September) in Mussoorie is not an ideal time to visit as Landslides cause the Motorways to shut down and the town goes into hibernation.
Places Near Mussoorie
(Distance from Mussoorie : 30 Km )
Dhanaulti is fast emerging as a gem among the major travel destinations in Uttarakhand. It is on Mussoorie - Chamba road, at an altitude of 2,250 m. It is surrounded by lush green forest and have very good snowfall in winter season.Dhanualti is a beautiful places that offer solitude and peace, close to nature.
Dhanaulti portrays nature at it’s best with stunning views of the hills, fresh crisp mountain air, the winding paths peeking from inside the hills, spectacular landscapes and lush green forests, all make for the perfect getaway.
(Distance from Dehradun : 35 Km )
Dehradun is the capital of Uttarakhand. It is one of the most beautiful resorts in the sub mountain tracks of India, known for its scenic surroundings. Dehradun is famous for its salubrious weather and its prestigious schools is one of the most talked about cities of Uttarakhand.
Dehradun is also called the school capital of India for the number of schools it is home to. The much-loved Basmati rice is grown in abundance in this city and then exported to other parts of the country.
Places to see in Dehradun : Sahastradhara, Paltan Bazaar, Tiger Falls, Robber's Cave, Tapkeshwar Temple, Malsi Dear Park, Mindrolling Monastery
(Distance from Mussoorie : 85 Km )
Haridwar is one of the Hindu holy places in India and a center of Hindu religion and mysticism for centuries. Located on the banks of River Ganges (Ganga). Haridwar (also called Hardwar) is Uttarakhand’s holiest Hindu city, and pilgrims arrive here in droves to bathe in the fast-flowing Ganges. The sheer number of people gathering around Har-ki-Pairi Ghat give Haridwar a chaotic but reverent feel. Within the religious hierarchy of India, Haridwar is much more significant than Rishikesh.Haridwar is the site of many religious festivals. Most notably, once every twelve years it is the venue for the Kumbh Mela, the world's largest festival.
(Distance from Mussoorie : 77 Km )
It is in the foothills of the Himalayas in northern India and it is known as the 'Gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas and gateway to Char Dham (Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri, and Yamunotri) The town got its name after Hrishikesh, one of the names of Hindu God Lord Vishnu. Rishikesh has charismatic beautiful view of jungle-clad hills.
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(Distance from Mussoorie : 190 Km )
Lansdowne is a town in Pauri Garhwal District in Uttarakhand State. Lansdowne is known as a quite hill station of India.It is tranquil and serene. Lansdowne is quite famous place among travelers but not that much crowded like other tourist places. Lansdowne is an untouched, pristine town, miles away from the hustle and bustle of the city. It is in the south of Pauri in route Kotdwar and is surrounded by thick oak and blue pine forests offering great mountain views.
Places to see in Lansdowne : Tarkeshwar Mahadev Temple, Bhulla Tal, Snow View Point Garhwali Mess, Darwan Singh Sangrahlaya, Bhim Pakora, Kaleshwar Mahadev Temple
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