Revel in the beauty of Mussoorie, the queen of all hills. This enchanting town is situated right in the lap of nature. This town is the ideal getaway from your hectic city life. So, take a break from urban life and wake up to the melodic cooing of Himalayan birds. From mesmerizing lakes to enticing cascading falls to snowcapped peaks to pilgrimage sites, there’s a plethora of picturesque tourist places that this hill town has to offer to its visitors:
Nestled amidst the lofty Himalayan peaks, Dhanaulti is situated at a distance of about 56 km from the hotel. A pick & drop service can be arranged by the hotel on request. Rich foliage of tall oak forests, deodars and rhododendrons enhance the charm of this town. It has a fairly pleasant weather throughout the year. Some of the local places to see are Surkanda Devi Temple dedicated to Goddess Parvati, Eco Park which comprises of two smaller parks, Barehipani, Joranda Falls and Simlipal National Park.
Perched atop Benog Hills, Jwala Devi Temple offers a spectacular view of the Doon Valley situated below and the impeccably white Yamuna River. This ancient temple is dedicated to Goddess Durga and is frequented by tourists and pilgrims throughout the year. The temple is unique because of the fact that it does not have an idol of the deity, but houses a holy flame. Legend has it that this is the place where Goddess Sati’s mouth fell, making it one of the Shaktipithas of India. Easily accessible from the hotel, it falls within a radius of 9 km. You can use the hotel’s transportation service (on request) to explore this destination.
Situated at a distance of 14 km from our hotel, this is the perfect place to enjoy some serenity. Set amongst thick foliage of the Himalayan peaks, this lake is one of the prettiest tourist spots in Mussoorie. The emerald green waters of the lake make it an ideal boating site. The platform along the sides of the lake has numerous restaurants offering mouthwatering delicacies. In short, it’s a perfect picnic spot and can be accessed from the hotel by requesting for a transfer service.
Situated along the way to the town of Chakrata, Kempty Falls lies within a range of 18 km from the hotel. They comprise of a total of five falls cascading from a height of 4500 ft. This tourist hub entices the visitors with its beauty and has now become quite a popular spot for school outings and group sightseeing. These are said to have been established by a British officer in the early 1830s as the place to host their tea parties. This gave the place its name “Camp Tea” or “Kempty Falls”. A transfer service can be arranged by the hotel on request to reach this spot.