Kempty Fall is a beautiful waterfall in Uttarakhand. It is a popular sightseeing place for people visiting Mussoorie & Dehradun as Dehradun to Kempty Fall Distance is about 47 Kms ( 2 Hours Drive) and From Mussoorie to Kempty Fall Distance is approx 13 Kms ( 30 Mins Drive). Kempty Falls' height is approximately 1364 metres above the sea level.

The mesmerizing Kempty WaterFall was developed as a tourist destination in Uttaranchal by a British officer and the name ‘Kempty’ is probably derived from the word 'camp-tea' indicating that tea parties were once organized here in the evenings. Kempty Fall Dehradun is a renowned destination for natural surroundings and irrespective of age, there are various exciting things to do near Kempty Falls.


It’s indeed a beautiful picnic spot in Uttarakhand where you can enjoy the waterfall while munching food and clicking amazing photographs with your loved ones. Kempty Fall Timings are 10 AM - 06 PM.

  • Explore Lake Mist - The Lake Mist is among the most attractive tourist destinations in Mussoorie. The emerald waters are covered by green forest terrains from sides, offering a dazzling scenario where you can spend quality time with your friends and family. Boating on Lake Mist is a popular activity among adventure enthusiasts; while some people prefer going on tranquil walks along the banks.

  • Visit Shedup Choepelling Temple - Shedup Cheopelling Temple is also known as the Tibetan Buddhist Temple. The huge idol of Buddha on top of the structure lights up the place and gives it a unique charm. There is a collection of books on Tibetan Literature at the Shedup Choepelling Temple and it is usually adorned with clay lamps and prayer flags. Snow-clad mountains surround this place, thereby adding its beauty. This is the perfect place to attain peace of mind.

  • Feel Lucky at Happy Valley - The Happy Valley near Kempty Falls is a lesser known jewel that preserves some pristine beauty of nature. There are lovely flowers growing in every corner of this valley including orchids. You can explore the souvenir shops at the Happy Valley and feel immense bliss while walking among the flowers in Happy Valley.

  • Feel Blessed at Tapkeshwar Temple - The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is situated inside a natural cave known as Drona Cave. Tapkeshwar Mahadev Temple has two Shiva Lingas, both believed to be self-manifested. Also, there are cool sulphur springs near Tapkeshwar Mahadev Temple where pilgrims take a bath and feel blessed. A large festival called the Tapkeshwar Fair is held here on Shivratri, which is a must visit if you love exploring the Indian culture.

  • Take a Bath at Kempty Fall - If you’re a nature lover, you should definitely reach other cascading parts of the falls and enjoy the refreshing bath under the Kempty Falls. If you don’t want to climb, you can simply go for boating in the pond near Kempty Falls. The pond formed at the bottom of the falls is an excellent spot for swimming. After a cool shower under the falls, you can indulge in some hot snacks and tea at the food stalls near Kempty Falls.

  • Explore Camel's Back Road - You could have the best experience by visiting this peaceful place filled with natural beauty. The Camel’s Back Road is named so due to the presence of natural layout of rocks shaped like a camel’s hump at the end of the road.

There are several things to do near Kempty Falls; however, if you don’t have enough time, you plan your Uttarakhand trip in a way that you can experience all the above-mentioned activities while also visit some of the popular sightseeing places near Kempty Falls.


One of the most renowned waterfalls in Uttarakhand, Kempty Falls offers a mesmerizing panoramic view as the water falls from the mountains. If you’re on an exploration spree, you should also include these amazing tourist places to visit near Kempty Falls in your Uttaranchal tour package.

  • Mussoorie - Mussoorie, the most popular hill stations in India, is known for its deep woods, favorable climate and Doon Valley views. The distance from Kempty Falls to Mussoorie is just around 15 kms and you can simply hire cabs from Kempty Falls to reach Mussoorie quickly and comfortably. There are many beautiful sightseeing places to visit in Mussoorie and you might need an entire day to cover them all.

  • Rishikesh - The spiritual city of Rishikesh is also an adventure lover’s hub. It is famously known as the ‘Yoga Capital of the World’. You can visit Triveni ghat, Laxman Jhula, Ram Jhula, the Beatles Ashram and various other peaceful places to visit in Rishikesh. Most people travel the 91-km distance from Kempty Falls to Rishikesh to simply experience the popular white water rafting.

  • Paonta Sahib - Paonta Sahib is a famous pilgrimage site for Sikhs .Other than its religious importance, if you’re an adventure lover, you should visit Assan Lake near Paonta Sahib for speed boating, rowing, paddling and sailing.

All the tourist places near Kempty Falls are great for spending a couple of days in the midst of the greenery. You must definitely include all these sightseeing attractions in your itinerary to explore nature at its best.


The nearest railway station to Kempty Fall is the Dehradun Railway Station and the nearest Airport is Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun. The best way to reach and travel around Kempty Falls is by booking a taxi online from dehradun railway station or dehradun airport through Travelodesk. Although local buses for Mussoorie are available which may be choice of budget guest.

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There are various 5-star, 4-star, 3-star hotels and resorts near Kempty Falls. For easy accessibility, most tourists prefer staying in hotels near Dehradun railway station. However, these are crowded and if you’re looking for a peaceful stay, you should simply book hotels online that are far away from the crowd. You can always book cabs from your hotel to Kempty Falls for a comfortable drive.

Since the waterfall is crowded almost throughout the year, you should go for online hotel booking near Kempty Falls to get the best rooms at great deals. You can also prefer luxury hotels and resorts near Mussoorie for a premium stay.

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