Mussorie is a serene hill station in India where tourists come from all over the country and outside. Apart from having the lush surroundings and beautiful places to visit, this hill station has its own spooky stories. Some real ghost stories are related to this place which can prevent you to sleep peacefully. If you are planning a trip to Mussorie then you should make a list of the places which are haunted. One of those places is Lambi Dehar Mines.
About Lambi Dehar Mines
Purportedly, Lambi Dehar Mines is one of the most haunted places in India. These mines have reported several mysterious deaths, fatal accidents, murders and inhuman conditions for the miners. Mind boggling 50,000 deaths have been reported in Lambi Dehar Mines. It is said that no rules and regulations were followed in the mines hence many miners died painfully coughing blood. Some of the workers had died because of the serious illness due to the exposure to noxious chemicals in the mines. It is said that the souls of the dead workers roam in and around the mines. The loud cries often heard near the mines. This is one of the places of which the Ruskin Bond had mentioned in one of his novels.
Travel to the Mine of Death
Due to the high number of deaths reported in Lambi Dehar Mines, these mines are considered as the mine of death. The agony is associated with this mine since 1900s and from several years the mines are abandoned. Many unexpected things have happened here. Even a helicopter that was passing over the mine had also crashed which added more to the mystery about this mine.
Explore the adventure by joining walking tours
In Mussorie, Sterling Mussorie is situated about 8 kilometres from the Lambi Dehar Mines. Thus, from Sterling Mussorie, you can enjoy a weekend getaway to Lambi Dehar Mines. There are some travel agencies that offer haunted tours. They provide walking tour of Lambi Dehar Mines. Your tourist guide will take you to the most haunted section of this mine and you will be left spellbound by the horror stories linked with this place.