Mussoorie is a wonderful hill station in Uttarakhand situated at the foothills of the Himalayas and is often referred to as the ‘Queen of The Hills’. The history of the city dates back to 1825 when a shooting lodge was constructed here by the British. Today the town boasts lush green hills, a wide variety of flora and fauna and majestic views of the Shivalik Ranges and the Doon Valley, that attract thousands of international and domestic tourists into the town.
The best way to experience this picturesque hill station is to indulge in some of the best things to do in Mussoorie which include taking a tour of the Mall Road with cafes, restaurants, video game parlours and souvenir vendors. There are multiple natural attractions that provide a panoramic view of the Himalayas like the Lal Tibba, which is the highest point in Mussoorie, Happy Vally, Landour, Gun Hill, Lake Mist, Municipal Gardens, Cloud’s end, Company Garden, Camel's Back Road and Dhanaulti. One of the major attractions in the town include the numerous waterfalls in the surrounding areas including the Kempty Falls, Jharipani Falls and Bhatta Falls. Other top things to do in Mussoorie include tours to the Benog Wildlife Sanctuary, Sir George Everest House, Devalsari and the Jwala Devi Temple. Mussoorie is a perfect little getaway amidst the Himalayas that acts as an escape from the summer heat and the monotony of the city life and provides you with a tranquil and rejuvenating vacation.