Dehradun to Mussoorie
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Product Code : AGORA493
Spend a day in the hill station town of Mussoorie, famous for its Raj-era architecture and beautiful mountain views. Your driver will pick you up at your Dehradun hotel or residence and take you to Mussoorie, where you'll spend the day visiting highlights including Lal Tibba (the highest point in town), Kempty Falls, and the home of George Everest, for whom Mount Everest is named.
Pick up from your hotel for full day excursion to visit Mussoorie (35kms/ 1hrs approx one way).
Visit Gun Hill the second highest point of Mussoorie, at an altitude of 2,024 m (6,640 ft). Kempty Falls the curious name of this waterfall is derived from the words ‘camp-tea’, which was popularised by British tea parties here during the colonial era. The falls a popular swimming and fishing destination in Mussoorie. Sir George Everest's House the building and laboratory of Sir George Everest, the Surveyor-General of India from 1830 to 1843. It is after George Everest that the world's highest peak Mt. Everest is named. The place provides a view of Doon Valley on one side and a panoramic view of the Aglar River valley and the peaks of the Himalayan ranges on the other. It is a scenic walk from Library Bazaar. Lal Tibba the highest point in Mussoorie and offers a panoramic view of the town and its surroundings. The place is famous for a Japanese telescope which was placed here in 1967. One can view Badrinath, Kedarnath, Banderpunch and other Himalyan ranges from this telescope. Lal Tibba is also called Depot Hill due to the presence of a military depot here in earlier times.
Rest time free and easy to relax and spend the time at The Mall renowned shopping district situated in the heart of Mussoorie. It is dotted with shops, cafes and a host of colonial remnants that point to Mussoorie's past glories. The Mall also has a Methodist church and the Tibetan market place nearby makes for a diverse cultural mix.
After sightseeing drive back to Dehradun and drop off to your hotel.
Transport by private AC deluxe car
Pick up and drop off to your hotel.
Services of a knowledgeable, government-licensed English-speaking tour guide.
Monument entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary.
Bottled water within the vehicle.
Camera charges at monuments.