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Gun Hill is the second highest peak of Mussoorie that is beckoned by the mighty Himalayas. This hill is named the Gun Hill because it is said that to help the natives know the right time, the British army used to fire cannons. The number of cannons fired signified the time. It is an amazing tourist site and after reaching atop the hill, one can see the panoramic view of the Himalayas and the whole town of Mussoorie.


It Is Known For:-
1) Gun Hill is known for its scenic surroundings. Throughout the year, this hill remains shrouded in the thin blanket of mist
2) It offers a panoramic view of the whole town of Mussoorie
3) The other side of the hill is known for trekking. The enthusiastic trekkers can be spotted challenging their potentials there
4) During the extreme winters, the entire Gun Hill gets decorated with the shining white snow and becomes a temporary skiing slope


Best Time To Visit:-
Being a popular travel attraction in Mussoorie, Gun Hill can be visited throughout the year. But, the best time for enjoying a good quality time is during the winters. When this hill covers itself with the white snow, it looks even appealing to the tourists. People can enjoy the cable car ride and skiing.


Reaching There:-
To reach Gun hill, one has to hire a taxi or a coach that reduces the time of climbing uphill. If a person wishes to see the landscape, the service of the cable car can be hired as well to reach the top.


Nearest Railway Station- Dehradun Railway Station
Nearest Airport- Jolly Grant Airport

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