George Everest Nature Walk begins from Park Chungi, Hathipaon chowk which is about 3 km from Library Chowk in Mussoorie. Take a scenic & adventurous walk up to the famous Sir George Everest’s house & observatory. Sir George Everest was the surveyor General of India who completed the Trigonometric Survey Of India in late 1800s. The walk further takes you to mystical Wishing Well and ends at the starting point at Hathipaon (near Sea Green Lodge). George Everest area is extremely scenic & pristine, making it a worthy option for a one day trip in Mussoorie with friends and family.
10:00 am / 1:00 pm (tentative)
Hathipaon (near Mussoorie)
Dehradun Railway Station
Jollygrant Airport (24 km from Dehradun)
George Everest Nature Walk is a short adventure trip near Mussoorie. It combines the short hike to George Everest peak with the serene walk to Wishing Well with a short visit to Sir George Everest`s house.
Yes, it is absolutely essential to take a guide for this tour whether you are solo or in a group.
The best season for George Everest Nature walk is all year round.
It is ideally recommended for 5+ age kids.
Yes, in fact all the tours in the mountain regions are quite safe for women & solo travelers. People of the region are very warm, caring & hospitable in nature.
Guides & porters in the region will never demand any tip money from you. They just need their daily wages paid by the MTB operator. However, it is always encouraging if one can give a little tip to them if they provide good services.
Indian currency is accepted
Adventurous & very scenic day trip to George Everest & Wishing Well in Mussoorie. Very well organised – thanks !