Mussoorie also known as the 'Queen Of Hills' is famous for its enchanting beauty and charm. Whether you are an adventure enthusiast, seeking some thrill, or looking out for some leisure time, the hidden places in Mussoorie are waiting to fascinate you as you plan to discover them. If you have already been to Mussoorie, then also it has something exceptional that is worth discovering.
Explore the places that you have never Explored before Here is the list of 4 hidden gems of Mussoorie.
Jwala Devi Temple
Located at the top of Benog Hill, Jwala Devi Temple or Jwala Ji Temple is the centre of Faith and Devotion to Devotees of Goddess Durga. Surrounded by Oak and Deodar trees, Jwala Devi Temple not only provides you with a beautiful view but also gives you a Peaceful and Calm Vibe. Far from the city rush, it's a place where you can sit and Relax your Mind and body in the peaceful environment of the temple.
How to Reach?
One can reach Jwala Ji temple by doing a 2 km Trek from Cloud's End Mussoorie.
Distance from Shiva Continental: 35 min ( 11.1 km )
Located just above the Lal Bahadur Academy. The Dalai Hills and Happy Valley are two of the most impressive and beautiful places in Mussoorie. Gives wonderful views of the greater Himalayan range on a clear day. It is decorated with Buddhist prayer flags and It has a statue of Lord Buddha there. If you are a trekking enthusiast, the place has lots of trekking routes through thick forests filled with flora and fauna. It is a wonderful spot for a picnic and camping excursion with your friends.
Distance from Shiva Continental: 5.4 km from Charliville Road
Soham Heritage & Art Centre
The Soham Heritage and Art Centre showcases the tradition and culture of the Himalayas through painting on Canvas, Sculptures, Scrap, frescoes, etc. One can see the Spiritual aspect of the Himalayas dominating the art forms and can Visualise the religion and culture of the tribal community. It's a perfect place for those who love art and culture.
Location: Gandhi Chowk, Mussoorie.
How to Reach?
Walk towards Picture Palace and enter Mall Road to reach Gandhi Chowk. If you going by car or two?wheeler take a left from picture palace towards the bus stand (it'll save you from paying the mall road entry tax) to reach Library or Gandhi Chowk
Distance from Shiva Continental: 4 min (1.3 km )
Sainji, Corn Village of Uttarakhand
Located in Jaunpur, the Western Side of Mussoorie. Sainji Village is also known as Corn Village. The village entrance is marked by a huge gate?like structure, all covered with corns, showing the importance of corns in the village. The village houses and all buildings are covered with corn and it is being used as a piece of art in every house. It’s the best place to enjoy your Weekend. You will learn more about the Vernacular architecture, water mills, old-style organic farming, splendid music, language, costumes, etc. You can enjoy authentic Jaunpuri meals and travellers can interact with village people.
How to Reach?
Sainji Village is located in the Tehri Garhwal District, about 5 kilometres from Kempty Falls in Mussoorie. You can hire a taxi, or use public transportation to go to Sainji Village once you get to the falls.