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Beauty and peace !!

Its the best place to visit when one wants to be close to nature . Wonderful and peaceful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MadhurB47
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It is a boutique structure built in the colonial time

It is a boutique structure built in the colonial time, surrounded with extremely beautiful lush... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Arunangshu M
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Mumbai
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its the best place to visit when one wants to be close to nature . Wonderful and peaceful environment with the beautiful palace cum museum. It’s always a great experience to go for a walk here. You get a clear view of the Mussoorie hills....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a boutique structure built in the colonial time, surrounded with extremely beautiful lush green lawns. Many movies are shot here. It also contains many museums which take time to fully appreciate. Unfortunately due to VIP visit, we had to wait outside (at a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing infrastructure. The place is surrounded with nature and greenery. Looks gorgeous during rainy season.

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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

A place for wonderful scenic beauty apart from being an institute of national repute for wild flora and home to forest service. Eminent scientists of the field keep visiting. The museum is an eye opener. The Guest houses can be booked through official channels. A...More

Thank Ritvick
Reviewed July 9, 2018

it was ok, most of the tourist just visit the FRI, museum ,but most arent familiar there is a Nursery which has some rare plants..good to visit.... ensure when you are planning to visit no movie shooting is being done, when I visited on July...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2018

Just a boutique structure built in the british era, extremely pleasing to the eye with vast green lawns and an imperial touch all over. Extremely lavish. There is a little tuck shop that sells stuff made by tribals for their welfare, do buy something, less...More

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Reviewed July 5, 2018

Had been to FRI for a day trip visit from delhi.Its an amazing place, with a lush green surrounding full of different varieties of trees.The building is a heritage site built by the British definitely worth the visit for its architecture.Not a very well maintained...More

Thank JAZZZY
Reviewed July 4, 2018

I have visited this place countless times and have been mesmerized by its architecture everytime. You can spend quality time here and leave with perfect pictures.

Thank NishantS774
Reviewed June 26, 2018

If you are going to Dehradun you have to visit this place. The architecture of this place is just amazing. Lush green surroundings with old styled yet well maintained building. It gives a feel of some good European college. Would definitely recommend this place.

Thank devisht
Reviewed June 24, 2018

This is a research institute for Forests. It's architecture is quite old and beautiful It is very special arch type construction. It has number of Museums on different topics associated with Forests and their produce and end use of such produce. It has a Botanical...More

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Tourist656760
July 8, 2016|
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Response from HarryRao | Reviewed this property |
I think everyone has answered it. I had taken a taxi from my hotel, as I intended visiting Haridwar also.
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Response from pss101 | Reviewed this property |
6:00am for morning walkers. Entry fee ₹ 2. Office time or general visitors 10 am to 6 pm. Charges are very cheap
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