Mussoorie, located in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, gives a stunning view of the spectacular Himalayas. Renowned as the ‘ Queen of Hills’ , Mussoorie was the summer getaway for the British during their colonial rule in India. A climb to Lal Tibba, the highest point in town, enriches the soul with inner peace one misses in busy city lives. Be spellbound by the beauty of the gushing Kempty Falls and enjoy various activities. The Happy Valley is a place where HH Dalai Lama settled with fellow Tibetans and started first Tibetan school in 1960. Saint Mary’ s church, is the oldest church in the Himalayan region, which is currently under renovation. Company Gardens, Gun Hill, Lake Misty, Jwala Devi Temple, Jawahar Aquarium, Jhari Pani and Bhatta falls are some of the other attractions in Mussoorie. The Mussoorie Heritage Centre is an old era building that showcases the handicrafts indigenous to this hill station. Mussoorie is also home to some of the finest education institutes in the country and has the training centre for the Indian Administrative Services. The richness in natural beauty, amalgamation of cultures and the serenity in lifestyle makes it an ideal destination for all.
Arrive in Mussoorie from Delhi, and check-in at the hotel. Bounded by hills, Mussoorie is named after mansoor shrubs, abundant in the region. Here, tourists can breathe the cool air, undertake short treks, stroll on quiet streets or discover the colonial heritage by visiting old buildings. Later, stay in the hotel room for a peaceful sleep at night.
Visit Jwala Devi Temple. Approximately 6 km from Mussoorie, it is built on top of Benog Hill in honour of Goddess Durga. From a distance, this shrine looks like the crown of Benog Hill, bounded by thick, green vegetation. Owing to its pious atmosphere and picturesque sights, visitors came here to not only seek blessings, but also relax. Thereafter, move to the Tibetan Settlement in the Happy Valley. Sanctified by the Buddhist spiritual leader, Dalai Lama, it has a playground, school and temple that show the influence of the Tibetan culture and architecture. Enveloped in greenery, it gives tourists the enjoyment of grasping the quaintness of nature and soothes their senses with fresh mountain breeze. Later on, travel to Mall Road for lunch and shopping at your own expense. End your day by returning to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Today, go on an excursion to the famous Kempty Falls. This steep cliff-bounded waterfall is mostly visited by tourists due to its panoramic sight. You can take the pleasure of fishing and swimming in its shimmering plunge pool. Post getting refreshed by its cold water, retire to your hotel room for a peaceful sleep.
On this day, you will leave for Delhi by road. Upon arrival in Delhi, proceed for your onward destination as the tour now comes to an end. Tour ends.
DAY 1 Delhi to Mussoorie
DAY 2 Sightseeing in Mussoorie
DAY 3 Excursion to Kempty Falls
DAY 4 Departure from Mussoorie to Delhi
Mussoorie Hotel Mall Palace / Similar
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