Things To Do In Mussoorie
Mussoorie is an ideal place to get rid of the mundaneness of everyday life. This place offers you a respite to rejuvenate your inner self. Romance is in the air of Mussoorie. This hill station is particularly popular as a romantic honeymoon destination. The hill station itself a tale of romance between its clouds, snow-capped mountain peaks, slopping green valleys and deep blue sky. To escape from hustle and bustle of city life, no other place is better to go than Mussoorie. Spend some time in the lap of majestic Garwal Himalaya and bounce back to life with zest and zeal.
Explore ‘The Mall': Mall Road is the beating heart of Mussoorie. This busiest part of the hill station has galore of things to explore during your stay at Mussoorie. Try to choose a hotel which is near to “The Mall” area. Mall road hosts hundreds of shops and eateries. You can shop either from road-side shops or from any heritage showroom to your heart's content. It is a good place to show some bargain skill to crack a cheap deal. Shops and restaurants of the Mall Road remain open till late of night making it a good chance to enjoy a lively nightlife.
Char Dham Yatra: If you wish to make your more pious, then it is not a bad idea to include the Char DhamYatra in your trip schedule. Mussoorie serves as the gateway to Yamunotri and Gangotri, two most popular Hindu pilgrimages in North India. Kedarnath and Badrinath are also not very far from this hill town. So you can complete your Char DhamYatra which is believed to take all our sins away and to fill our heart with pure and selfless thought. During this trip, you will be amazed to see the endless layers of mountain ranges expanding through the horizon.
Fun and Sport Activities: Mussoorie offers a range of popular sport activities in and around the town. Mountaineering, horse riding, trekking and camping are few of the many ways to explore nature from close vicinity. The Himalayan Institute organizes trekking, rock climbing, nature camps and river crossing to add a bit adventure and excitement in your travel experience. You can also try out fishing in the Aglar and Yamuna Rivers with a permit from the Office of Divisional Forest Officer. Fill your basket with plenty of trout and Mahaseer fishes common in these rivers. A motorbike ride from Mussoorie, through Surkanda Devi Temple, to Dhanaulti is a mesmerizing experience due to its scenic beauty.