Travel opens up your mind and exposes you to a melting pot of cultures and experiences. Although traveling with friends and family is a great way to bond with them, a solo trip helps you find yourself. Perhaps that’s the reason a Solo Backpacking trip to Mussoorie is a must on every millennial’s bucket list.
India offers some of the best destination for solo backpackers. One such place is the ‘Queen of Hills’ — Mussoorie, that welcomes solo backpackers with its magnificent views of the Himalayan range. The hill station not only offers its jaw dropping geographical beauty but also has a rich cultural past that draws the wanderers in.
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Mussoorie was a favorite holiday destination of the British officers during the Raj due to its pleasant weather and retains some of the colonial elements till date in its architecture and planning. The hill station is a mere 34 kilometers from Dehradun and 290 kilometers from Delhi making it easily accessible for solo travelers. Mussoorie can be reached via rail or road and Dehradun has the nearest airport.
If you are looking to take a solo trip to a place that offers you some peace and quiet along with a lesson in the rich cultural past of India, a trip to Mussoorie might be the answer. The pleasant dry weather all year round except during the months of June, July and August (Monsoon season) makes it an ideal holiday destination.
A solo trip needs to be planned right. Traveling to Mussoorie is a breeze as it is easily accessible by air, rail as well as road. The next step and also one of the most important one is to find the right accommodation to fit your discerning taste.
Jaypee Hotels & Resorts offer a luxury hotel in Mussoorie, the Jaypee Residency Manor Hotel. The hotel is a tribute to the beauty and splendor of the ‘Queen of Hills’. The property is spread over 9 acres of lush green area on a hilltop and offers a breathtaking panoramic view of the Himalayas. This 5-star hotel in Mussoorie effortlessly combines the opulence of a luxurious deluxe hotel with the warmth and hospitality that makes you feel instantly at home.
This Mussoorie hotel is only 5 hours from Delhi, 3 hours from Chandigarh by train making it ideal for weekend trip. The hotel has in-house dining and wining options and offers all modern amenities that you would expect from a contemporary hospitality establishment. Moreover, the Jaypee Residency Manor Hotel in Mussoorie, ensures that your stay is hassle-free and that you simply enjoy the beauty and serenity all around without worrying about the tidbits of travel.