View from Gun Hill in Winters

Features:

  • Gun Hill is the second highest peak of Mussoorie.
  • It is a good place for viewing the Himalayan ranges like Srikantha, Pithwara, Bunderpunch, Gangotri Group etc and also Doon Valley.
  • It is located around 400 ft above the Mall Road.
  • It is accessible via walking or via Cable Car.
View from Gun Hill, Mussoorie
View from Gun Hill, Mussoorie

Timings:

  • It is open from 10AM to 6PM.

Other Considerations:

  • Mussoorie's top view is visible from here.
  • Gun Point has a water reservoir for Mussoorie city.
  • Before Independence, a gun was mounted here which was fired at noon to enable people to adjust time in their clocks.

How To Reach:

  • By Air: The nearest airport is Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun, Uttarakhand.
  • By Train: The nearest railway station is Dehradun Railway Station.
  • By Road: Gun Hill is accessible by foot or via Cable Car from the Mall Road.
View from Gun Hill in Summers
View from Gun Hill in Summers