Mussoorie, also known as Queen of the Hills, is among the most popular hill stations of the country. A Britisher, Captain Frederick Young, accompanied by an official named FJ Shore, had climbed up the hill from the Doon valley in 1827 and found this ridge offering great views and a salubrious climate. This visit laid the foundation for this grand hill station. 

Best time to go

The best time to visit Mussoorie is during summers, as it offers respite from the scorching summer heat. However, Lot’s of visitor come here in winter to enjoy the snowfall.

  • Summer – March to June
  • Monsoon – July to September
  • Winter – October to February

How to Reach Mussoorie –


By Flight ↗

The nearest airport is Jolly Grant at Dehradun (65 km) Airport Code is DDN. Taxis are available from the airport.

By Train ↗

The nearest railhead is Dehradun Train Station (35 km).

By Road ↗

Dehradun is well connected by roads (40 Km). Take the Tehri bypass from Mussoorie and drive down the Mussoorie-Chamba road.

MMT Hotels [CPS] IN

Hostels In Mussoorie / Best for solo trip –


#1. The Hosteller Mussoorie by the Stream Side / 500* Rs Approx Per Night Dorm


#2. ArtBuzz / 750* Rs Approx Per Night Dorm


#3. goSTOPS Mussoorie Library Road / 850* Rs Approx Per Night Dorm


#4. goSTOPS Mussoorie Picture Palace / 900* Rs. Approx Per Night Dorm


#5. Hostel Trees of Heaven / 800 Rs. Approx Per Night Dorm


#6. Zostel Plus Mussoorie / 1000* Rs Approx Per Night Dorm

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