Camel's Back Road Street in Mussoorie - Video Reviews, Photos, History | HolidayIQ

Camel's Back Road Overview

Ranked 5 of 31 sightseeing in Mussoorie

Camel's Back Road is a stretch of 3 km long natural display of rocks. The name of this road is derived from its rocks placement and its shape like camel’s hump. Serving as a connecting link between two prominent locations of the destination, the road begins from Library point and leads towards Kulri Bazaar. Apart from this, tourists can also have a glimpse of this road from the Mussoorie Public School.

Offering a beautiful view of sunset, sunrise and snow capped mountains, the road is ideally used by locals for carrying out morning and evening walks. Surrounded by rocky mountains and lush green surroundings, the road is known for its natural beauty.

Tourists can easily reach Camel's Back Road by hiring auto rickshaws, while horseback rides are also available. Tourists can also visit this place by trekking through various mountain peaks.

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Camels back road


Camel's Back Road

5th Dec 16

Camel's back walk


Camel's Back Road

Rishi Kochhar
28th Jan 17

A silent road for a good walk


Camel's Back Road

Vikalp Rawat
9th Aug 17

Camel's back


Camel's Back Road

Parth Rawat
22nd Mar 17

Peaceful place


Camel's Back Road

Rohit Kaintura
22nd Mar 17

camel back road night view


Camel's Back Road

Pritish Kumawat
13th Aug 17

Chilly camel back road


Camel's Back Road

13th Aug 17

Nice walk


Camel's Back Road

Priyanka Kochhar
28th Jan 17

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  • Best Time: During DayLength of visit: 1-2hrs
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsBest Time: During Sunrise
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2 reviews

Nice peak to visit with family

Superb around any time you can experience here natural veiw overall great to visit here peak Himalaya during sunrise experience . We regular want to go here whenever will come Mussoorie.

C.s. manish Dasgupta5.0/5

102 reviews

Camels Back

It is actually a road which leads to a mountain which looks alike a camel. As we were staying at a hotel on the mall road (reviewed separately) we were able to walk through this road completely. We started from the office and went to taxi stand all the way walking, enjoying and feeling the freshness of nature. There's a view point also from where you can see kedarnath and other mountains through telescope. Food is available at the view point and near a temple.

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Chandra joshi3.6/5

4 reviews

Visit the place in the evening

I was staying in this area and had average hotel but the road is very good in the evening to walk and have fast food, although it's double the charge you pay in any other location but still worth it. Interesting thing I found there is baby trolley available for rent so if you have small babies you get trolley with the little kid who will push your babies while you may take photograph, eat food and window shopping.

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Parth Sabharwal5.0/5

380 reviews

Camel's back is Mussoories backbone

Camel's back in mussoorie is the best place for the morning walkers, this place leads to kulri from library chowk, a stretch of three kilometers, this side is back bone of Mussoorie, many ashrams are here only, nirankari bhawan and kripalu jis ashram are here.

Arnav Mathur4.3/5

79 reviews

A walk to remember!

Was staying in Hotel Mall Palace and had read a lot about this attraction. So we left the room just around sunset and started walking but what we did not anticipate was the distance. Its roughly 3-3.5 km from one end of camels back road to another. Though we were not able to enjoy the view, what we did enjoy was the quiet long walk away from the city chaos. At some places you wont find anything but strange noises from animals and birds, which made the walk more memorable.So, just put on your shoes and go walking on this road and enjoy the quietness.

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13 reviews

Excellent view

You must see how rock formed to get a share of Camel's Back. Take a Binocular to see it and some other surrounding spots. If you are staying on Mall Road - you can take a stroll to reach the place instead of taking a rickshaw.

Ramesh Joglekar4.3/5

2 reviews

A natural beauty

Superb ambiance, nice natural beauty and loved it totally, it's nice to spend 2-3 hrs here. We all loved this place and the journey was awesome, it was a great trip and totally recommended.

Jagdish Raval3.6/5

415 reviews

A lovely scenery on the road

This is 3 Km long road starting from Library Point to Kurli Bazaar. Due to presence of natural lay out of rocks shaped like a Camel Hump at the end of the road, the road is called Camel's Back Road. Local people as well as tourist like jogging/walking in evening/morning. An amazing view of nature at doon valley. You can see sunrise/sunset from this road. We walked on the road in the evening. A memorable walking. Do try.

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Amit Ghosh3.6/5

581 reviews

A walk up the mountains

This road is an alternative if you are already tired of your stroll down the Mall Road. An easy and fulfilling option for an evening or morning walk in the laps of nature where you will encounter the locals.

Parth Sabharwal5.0/5

380 reviews

Decent road on hills

Camel Back is very nice road in Mussoorie, this road is an another place to reach within Mussoorie apart from the mall road. It is a right place for the morning walkers, they enjoy the scenic view of Mussoorie while walking in their morning session. You can view the great Himalyan from this place.

Photos of Camel's Back Road

Camel's Back Road, Mussoorie

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Priyanka Kochhar

Camel's Back Road, Mussoorie
Camel's Back Road, Mussoorie

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Subir Deb

Mussorie from Hill top
Camel's Back Road, Mussoorie

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Priyanka Kochhar

Camel's Back Road, Mussoorie
Camel's Back Road, Mussoorie

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Camel's Back Road, Mussoorie

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