Kempty Falls is one of the popular tourist places of Mussoorie situated at an altitude of 4,500 ft. It is a beautiful waterfall, which falls from a height of about 40 ft from a mountain.
Due to its panoramic surroundings and views, the place was established as a tourist destination by a British officer John Mekinan in 1835. The name of the place is derived from Camp-tea, the place where Britishers organized tea parties during their ruling period.
Kempty falls is 13 km from Mussoorie on the Chakrata Road, and 45 km from Dehradun.
The waterfall splits into five cascades before coming down to the main pool.
No fee is required to visit Kempty falls.
By Air- The nearest airport is Jolly Grant, 75 km from Kempty falls. Indian Airlines and private carriers offer five flights per week from Delhi to Dehradun's Jolly Grant Airport.
By Train- Dehradun Railway station is Nearest Railway Station at a distance of 45 km.
By Road- Kempty falls is 13 km from Mussoorie on the Chakrata Road, and 45 km from Dehradun, bus and taxis are available from Dehradun and Mussoorie.