George Everest House is also known as Park Estate has located 6 km from Gandhi Chowk, Mussoorie. George Everest is a popular spot for camping and adventure treks. It offers an enthralling scenic view of Himalayan peaks and the Doon Valley.
Things to do in George Everest
• Plan a 30 minutes trek to George Everest Peak
The route is easy and convenient
Visit the haunted Lambi Dehar Mines
Feel the spectacular views of sunset and sunrise
How to Reach George Everest, Mussoorie:
By Air– via Jolly-grant Airport, Dehradun
By Road– you can easily get a cab or a taxi either from Dehradun or Mussoorie.
Through Railways – Dehradun Railway Station
Best time to Visit:
It is an all-season favorite spot for visitors however avoid your trip during monsoons due to heavy rainfall
The place is named after a great geographer Sir George Everest who helped in measuring the height of Mt Everest. Initially, it was used as an observatory to depict British boundaries in India.
Currently, it functions under the government of Uttarakhand. On the way, a wishing well can be found where people make a wish. It was created by Sir George. After the trek, you will surely love the beautiful view it provides.
Photographers from all over the world come here just to capture pictures of sunrise and sunset. A night stay in the place is considered safer as well
Places Nearby George Everest:
Cloud’s End– a beautiful hilltop in Mussoorie known for scenic hills view, surrounded by oak and deodar trees.
Lal Tibba Scenic Point– highest peak and one of the overrated spot in Mussoorie
Chardukan , Mussoorie– named after four shops
Popular for different varieties of tea. Lucky enough, get an autograph from Ruskin Bond
Kempty Falls– an old tourist spot near Mussoorie
A perfect day out
Just do nothing and enjoy yourself sitting alone in the place of magic