The oldest populated place of Mussoorie has real historical importance. Being the highest point of the town, it has some breathtaking view, particularly of sunrise and sunset.
Lal Tibba also referred as a Depot Hill owing to the presence of a depot, also houses a camp of the Indian Military services, towers of Doordarshan and All India Radio. The hills of Lal Tibba are popular amongst shoppers too as there various markets in the nearby areas. You can buy pretty souvenirs from the well known Sister’s Bazaar.
A Japanese telescope was placed at the 20 metres tall tower standing on the edge of the cliff to offer scenic views of Badrinath, Kedarnath, Banderpunch, and other Himalayan ranges.