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Camel Back Road, Mussoorie

Camel Back Road, Mussoorie –

Camel Back Road in Mussoorie. Imagine walking on a peaceful trek that surrounds beautiful nature. Camel Back road is exactly such a trek.  It is the most peaceful place in the town and it is also one of the best places for walking. The 4 Km long stretch has a curvy road that connects the Mall road.

The camelback road starts from Library point, which is in Kurli Bazaar. The mesmerizing sunrise and sunset views from this road, are famous among tourists. You can also enjoy the view with snacks and a lot of chit-chats.

Why its name is Camel Back Road –

Isn’t this question coming to your mind? Well!! This road is named Camel Back road because here you can find an amazing natural structure of rocks that are shaped like a Camel’s Back (Camel’s Hump).  See the picture. 

Cmel Back Road
Camel Hump’s Rock

Things to do in Camel Back Road, Mussoorie – 

You can do so many things here, like exploring the beauty of this road, you can click photos with your friends, enjoy the nature view, visits shops, etc.

Pleasurable Walk –

Before starting your schedule of roaming around the city, the early morning walk to this road will make you feel refreshed for the whole day. The morning becomes beautiful with an awesome view of the sunrise. So do consider a walk to this road if you are visiting Mussoorie.

Horse Riding – 

Horse riding amidst the lap of nature could be the best option for you. It is a nice trek to try Horse riding in Mussoorie.   

Jogging – 

If you are nearby with this road, you can come here for morning and evening jog, a 3 km road is the best fitness trainer for you. It’s a paradise for joggers.


There’s no difference between Mall Rd and Camel Back Rd, you can buy the items whatever you want. Warm and woolen clothes and shawls are the specialties during winters.

The best time to visit Camel Back Road, Mussoorie

Early in the morning or else in the evening could be the best time to walk around this road. You can visit throughout the year.

How to reach Camel Back Road, Mussoorie –

This road is located near Mall road. The best option is to go on foot.  It is 35 Km from Dehradun. Firstly, to reach Mussoorie from Dehradun, one can take public transport. i.e. Bus from Dehradun Hill Bus station (near Dehradun Railway station). The nearest Railway station to this Road Mussoorie is Dehradun Railway Station (36 Km) and the nearest airport is Jollygrant airport Dehradun ( 60 Km)

Camel Back road from Mall Rd, Mussoorie –

You can take a cab (taxi), auto-rickshaw, and any other public transport to reach there from Cart Road. If you have your vehicle then it’s fine. 11 meter (2 km) road is not a big deal, if you are walking by yourself, it will take you less than 20 minutes. 

Entry Fee – There is no entry fee to visit there, absolutely free for exploring the road.

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