About Lal Tibba, Mussoorie –
Lal Tibba is well known for its beautiful view of mountains – the Himalayan Range. From here, you can have a mesmerizing view of the majestic wide range of Himalayan peaks including Kedarnath, Badrinath, Nanda Devi, Chaukhamba, and Tibbat borders Peaks. Being the highest peak range of Mussoorie ghat (8000 ft.) it is also famous for its beautiful sunrise and Sunset.
How to Reach Lal Tibba Mussoorie –
This place is around 7Km away from Mussoorie, so you will hardly find any regular public transport. So it is always good to hire a taxi or you can rent a scooter or bike. Firstly, to reach Mussoorie, you can take public transport. i.e. Bus from Dehradun Hill Bus station near Dehradun Railway station.
This place is around 37 Km away from Dehradun. The nearest Railway station to Lal Tibba is Dehradun Railway Station (36 Km) and the nearest airport is Jollygrant airport Dehradun ( 61 Km).
How to Reach Lal Tibba from Mall Road Mussoorie-
If you are in Mall Rd, you have to visit Lal Tibba at once. Best scenic view from their viewpoint. From Mall Rd Mussoorie, Lal Tibba’s distance is 5 km and it will take you 35-40 minutes to reach there.
Note: There’s no public transport to go there, you can hire a cab (taxi) to reach there.
Things to do in Lal Tibba –
This place provides the best Viewpoint near Mussoorie and it is the love of mountain lovers. A wide range of Himalaya peaks of Himachal Pradesh, the Himalayan peaks of Uttarakhand, the Peaks of Amarnath, and the peaks of Tibet borders can be seen from here. The different beautiful mix of colors of the sky during the sunrise and sunset is another attraction point of this place.
So much fun to do here with your family, and friends. Likely kids loved the most this place because of the snow.
If you are planning for a tour, this place waits for you, a family trip, a college tour, and a school picnic, you have to visit once.
Besides this, you can find some good restaurants and you can try their sandwiches, Masala Tea, Coffee, and Maggie. Moreover, the short road trip, Winding, and sloppy road will add to the serenity of the whole experience.
Best Time to visit Lal Tibba –
From October to March you can find clear sky and beautiful views. Want to play in the snow, this place is literally for you, During December to March, you can see the live snowfall.
Average Temperature in Lal Tibba –
Summer (March to June): The maximum temperature in Lal Tibba, Mussoorie is 26 degrees a day, and at the night the temp. drop down to below 3 degrees Celsius.
Monsoon (July to October): The monsoon is best for its iconic cloudy view, the max. temperature is 21 degrees and the minimum temp. is 6 degrees Celsius.
Winter (November to December): The max. temperature in winter is 16 degrees because of warm sunlight and minimum temp. at night is below -4 degrees Celsius.
Things Must Know about Lal Tibba’s Trip:
In the summer and monsoon, there’s no problem. You can enjoy it freely.
But in the winter season:
- Make a plan for your trip.
- Do not forget to pack warm clothes in your Backpack.
- If you forgot them, don’t worry there are a lot of shops where you buy warm clothing items.
- For the routes, ask local citizens or shopkeepers. Do not trust Google Maps.
- Sometimes due to high traffic or low connectivity you lost your destination.
- Drive slowly at the road turns, sometimes you are not able to see coming ahead vehicles.
Other Side / Editors’ take :
If it is a foggy day or the sky is not clear so unfortunately, you cannot see the mountain view.