Mussoorie Home Stay:[soliloquy slug="mussoorie-home-stay"]
Cost per room (twin sharing): Rs. 5000/- (breakfast and dinner included)
The home stay consists of three bed rooms with attached toilet and a common kitchen.
Mussoorie: This Himalayan town was established by Britishers, presently situated in Uttarakhand, a northern state of India. Cool and exhilarating in summer and then mantled in casual snow for winters; inviting all the year-round; the perfect spot for a magnificent scenery; a quiet walk; an evening out and a cool night’s sleep. It is situated between high mountains to the north and the flat Doon valley below. From a particular hilltop, on a clear day one can see the Ganga and Yamuna trailing their way from the hills into the plains.
The town started to develop during the first decade of the nineteenth century when Captain Young constructed the first building near Mullingar. In 1826, Landour became a sanatorium for British troops, and the entire area covering the township was taken on lease from the Maharaja of Tehri Garhwal for the nominal sum of Rs 1120. The Municipal Board came into being in 1873. In 1880, the ex-Amir of Afghanistan, Yakub Khan was placed under detention here in the Bellevue Estate. During 1884, the Duke and Duchess of Connaught chose Mussoorie as their summer residence. By this time several Indian princes had been attracted to this place and they built their own summer residences here. Gradually schools and public institutions also developed and it became a popular summer resort, first for the princes and Britishers and later for the tourists …. read more.
How to reach Mussoorie from Delhi:
Dehradun to Mussoorie: 35 km by road
Delhi to Dehradun: Three options (Road, railway and airway)
By Road (Delhi to Dehradun): 235 km (frequent bus service is available)
By Air (Delhi to Jollygrant, Dehradun): less than an hour’s journey
By train (Delhi to Dehradun): 7-8 hour’s journey
Delhi to Dehradun train: Uttarakhand state has two major regions for tourism activities – Garhwal and Kumaon. The Garhwal region has major destinations like Mussoorie, Rishikesh, Dehradun, Badrinath etc. whereas the major destinations in Kumaon are Haldwani, Nainital, Ranikhet, .…..….read more
Delhi to Dehradun bus: Uttarakhand has two major regions for tourism purpose – Garhwal and Kumaon. The Garhwal region has major destinations like Dehradun, Mussoorie, Badrinath etc. whereas the major destinations in Kumaon are Nainital, Haldwani, Almora etc. The major .…..….read more
Delhi to Dehradun bus fare: The Roadways bus will charge more fare from the passengers travelling to New Delhi. The decision came after the hike in the fare by the UP Roadways. The charges shall be calculated based on the kilometers travelled in Uttar Pradesh by Uttarakhand buses…..read more
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