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 has fascinating places such as the Surkanda Devi Temple dedicated to Goddess Parvati, the Eco Park which comprises of two smaller parks – Ambar & Dhara, pleasing Barehipani, Joranda Falls and Simlipal National Park.
Located atop Benog Hills, the 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.
Set amongst thick foliage of the Himalayan peaks, this pristine 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.
Situated along the way to the town of Chakrata, Kempty Falls comprise of a total of five falls cascading from a height of 4500 ft. This tourist hub entices the visitors with its beauty and exercises a calming effect upon the visitor.