Sun Set points in Mussoorie

5 Best Sunset Points To Visit in Mussoorie

Are you ready to witness the breathtaking beauty of sunset views in Mussoorie? Resting in the shadow of the majestic Himalayas, Mussoorie offers some of the most enchanting sunset points that will leave you in awe. Whether you're a nature enthusiast, a photographer, or just looking for peace and quiet, these top 5 sunset points are a must-visit during your trip to Mussoorie.

  1. Clouds End: As the name suggests, Clouds End is where the sky meets the earth, offering a surreal backdrop for a mesmerizing sunset. This secluded spot provides a serene atmosphere in which to soak up the evening sky's colors away from the hustle and bustle of the main town.
  • Distance from Shiva Continental: 9kms (30 mins)
  • How To Reach: Take a Left from Picture Palace Barrier and go towards Library Chowk. Once you reach Library Chowk take the road towards Waverly School. One can easily reach Clouds End by Car or Two-wheeler.
Clouds End
  1. Mall Road: Experience the magic of sunset amidst the lively atmosphere of Mall Road. Stroll along the bustling streets lined with shops and cafes while witnessing the sun painting the sky with hues of orange and pink. A perfect mix of natural beauty and urban charm can be found along Mall Road.
  • Distance from Shiva Continental:  550m (7 mins) Walking Distance.
  • How To Reach: Walk down towards the picture palace barrier (Shiva Continental is 300m walking distance from the mall road). From there it is a 7 mins walk on the mall road to the viewpoint.
Mall road
Read our most recent blog post about the best places to eat on Mall Road in Mussoorie.
  1. Lal Tibba: Known as the highest point in Mussoorie, Lal Tibba offers panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and valleys bathed in the golden light of the setting sun. Situated atop Depot Hill, this vantage point provides a surreal setting for capturing stunning sunset vistas.
  • Distance From Shiva Continental: 3.1 Kms (15 mins)
  • How To Reach: To reach Lal Tibba, go straight up the road towards the clock tower.
Lal Tibba
  1. George Everest: Named after the renowned surveyor Sir George Everest, this point offers not only historical significance but also breathtaking sunset views. Trek up to this spot and be rewarded with a spectacular sight as the sun dips below the horizon, casting a warm glow over the landscape.
  • Distance From Shiva Continental: 9.8 km (45 mins)
  • How To Reach: Go left from the Picture Palace Barrier to Library Chowk. After reaching Library Chowk, proceed towards Waverly School. The distance between Library Chowk and this location is 6 km.
George Everest
  1. Gun Hill: A popular tourist spot in Mussoorie, Gun Hill offers a vantage point to witness the captivating sunset views over the Doon Valley. Take a cable car ride or hike to the top, and be prepared to be spellbound by the stunning play of colors in the evening sky.
  • Distance From Shiva Continental: 1 km (walking distance to Cable Car)
  • How To Reach: To reach Gun Hill Point one has to take the Cable Car. It is available from “Jhula-Ghar”, mall road. You can reach the same by walking down to the picture palace barrier (Shiva Continental is 300m walking distance from the mall road), entering the mall road and going straight to Jhula-Ghar. A round-trip cable car ride to Gun Hill from Jhula-Ghar takes approximately 5-10 minutes and costs between Rs.100 and Rs.150.

Gun Hill

Whether you are a solo traveler looking for solitude or visiting with a loved one to make lasting memories, these top 5 sunset spots in Mussoorie promise an unforgettable experience. Bring your camera and capture a magical moment when nature paints the sky with its vibrant palette at sunset inside Mussoorie. Don’t forget the car.

Plan a trip to these scenic sunset spots and let nature’s beauty captivate you as you soak up the peace and tranquility of a Mussoorie evening.