Mussoorie – The Queen of the Hills

Mussoorie – The Queen of the Hills

Every city has its own story. These stories, however, deserve to be explored and experienced. These stories have a magic of their own. One such city by which you are sure to be left spellbound is Mussoorie – The Queen Of Mountains. Mussoorie is a place where u can relax, reflect and ponder. It has a soft calmness and a sweet peace which makes you fall in love with this city. Mussoorie, with its green hills and varied flora and fauna, is a magnificent hill resort. Imperious ranges to the north-east, and panoramic views of the Doon Valley and Shiwalik ranges in the south, the town was once said to present a ‘fairyland’ atmosphere to tourists. The beauty and jitter of the hills, the charisma of the valleys, the chirping of birds, the song of the rivers, the howling of animals, pleasant air, quiet places, are some things you you find extraordinary in this city. This place makes you feel alive and relaxed at the same time. This city has a solution for all your weekend woes.

Some of the places which you need to visit while in Mussoorie are:

mussoorie photo
Garhwal Himal from Sisters Bazaar by Paul Hamilton under CC BY-SA 2.0


Previously known as “Childern Lodge” is a huge property of more than 300 acres. The view of snow-clad mountains is exhilarating. The highest point is where you can experience the beautiful sunrise and a breathtaking sunset.


The wavy waterfalls in the Lake mist are sure to be an eye candy. Its a sweet, little picnic spot to spend some lovely time with your loved ones. Go to the Lake Mist and you will return merrier.

The “SOHAM – “Treasure to Himalayan Culture”

Once you enter this particular place you will be awe-struck as its a treat to your eyes. Its the most vibrant place you will ever see. In the Art Gallery you will see exceptional paintings on wall, huge canvasses, sculptures, a museum where the Himalayan culture is perfectly portrayed in all if it can be summed up – speechless

mussoorie photo
Mussoorie, Landour by Michael Scalet under CC BY-SA 2.0


If you are seeking adventure this is the place you wanna be. All you need to do is take a rope way up to this hill top the rest is done by the scenery. Its the doon valley on one side and the himalayas on the other. The view is perfect. Just grab a rope and start to explore.


Its a place away from the hustle bustle of the city perfect for people needing peace. This place gives immense internal energy. Its a place where you can actually taste the clouds.


A visit to this holy place is bound to enlighten you and make you more appreciative of other cultures. This temple is palette of colours and its surroundings makes you lively. Its a peaceful and serene place to spend some time alone.


This church is an excellent piece of British architecture. This is a little space which gives you a homely feeling. Its an excellent excuse to get get rid of all your worries and anxieties.

Featured Bandar Punch from Lal Tibba by Paul Hamilton under CC BY-SA 2.0

Latest Posts

Get in Touch