Did you know? It was the year 1825 when two adventurous souls, Captain Young and Mr. Shore, jointly explored the present site of Mussoorie and set up a shooting lodge here. Mussoorie was named after a shrub locally known as mansoor.
Best Time to Visit Mussoorie
The best time to visit Mussoorie is during summers, as it offers an excellent respite from the scorching summer heat.
April-June: The months of April, May and June witness the peak season owing to the pleasant climate while those looking forward to see snowfall should visit Mussoorie during winters.
August-September: Mussoorie usually sees heavy rainfall during the monsoon season.