Top things to do in Mussoorie

Top Choice Buddhist Site in Mussoorie

Happy Valley

Only 3km northwest of town, this scenic outlying region of Mussoorie is famous as the site where the Dalai Lama and fellow exiles arrived in 1959, after escaping from Tibet following Chinese occupation. The spiritua…
Top Choice Fast Food in Mussoorie

Lovely Omelette Centre

Mussoorie’s most famous eatery is also its smallest – a cubbyhole along The Mall that serves what many say are the best omelettes in India. The speciality is the cheese omelette, with chillies, onions and spices, se…
Cultural Centre in Mussoorie

Mussoorie Heritage Centre

Sitting beneath Landour's clock tower is this impressive heritage centre that's set up by dedicated local historian, Surbhi Agarwal. She'll take you through the displays of collectibles and artefacts from Mussoorie,…
Bar in Mussoorie

Imperial Square

With huge windows overlooking Gandhi Chowk, Imperial Square is easily Mussoorie's most scenic spot for a drink. The beer is pricey (₹340) but it's ice cold, and there's a whole menu of meat and vegetarian kebabs to …
International in Mussoorie

Little Llama Cafe

If you're hankering for Western comfort food, head to this contemporary, multilevel cafe that looks out to amazing valley views. It's run by husband-and-wife team Tenzin and Lynette, who designed the menu based on s…
Cultural Centre in Mussoorie

Soham Heritage & Art Centre

Part museum, part art gallery, Soham Heritage & Art Centre focuses largely on the culture of the Uttarakhand Himalaya. You'll get guided through the displays of cultural artefacts, historical photography and an …
Punjabi in Mussoorie

Urban Turban

This Punjabi bistro packs in the flavour, with perfectly spiced veg and nonveg options: the aromatic Turban Tikka Masala rocked our taste buds to a very happy place. Staff are exceptionally eager to please. If the H…
Nature Reserve in Mussoorie

Jabarkhet Nature Reserve

Dedicated efforts have been taking place since 2015 to transform this sizeable tract of privately owned land into a nature reserve, home to abundant animals, birdlife and wild flowers. While you'll need luck to spot…
Historic Building in Mussoorie

Mussoorie Library

One of Mussoorie's most prominent landmarks is this historical Raj-era library that opened way back in 1843. Its ornate Victoria-style balcony veranda features cast-iron lacework, and it continues to function today …
Multicuisine in Mussoorie

Café de Tavern

Mussoories's most hip casual eatery is a great spot to drop in for pizzas, deep-fried paneer burgers, all-day greasy breakfasts featuring bacon and a dessert menu to satisfy your sweet tooth. It's a good spot for a …