Peace Pagoda1836 Votes Currently Open
- Address: West Point, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734102, India
- Timings: 04:30 am - 07:00 pm Details
- Phone: +91-9007995888
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Religious Site, Family And Kids, Sculpture
Peace Pagoda is centrally located in Darjeeling. Spreading the notion of World peace and harmony is the purpose for which it was built under the guidance of Nichidatsu Fujii, a Buddhist monk of Japan, who tried to promote the world unity. It required almost three years to finish it. It has a golden color statue of Gautama Buddha inside it.
It makes sense to visit it during prayer time as you will be able to take in the wonderful atmosphere. This is a once in a life time experience. The atmosphere of the pagoda is peaceful and enchanting. It is a serene place where one will be left spell bound. Another important feature of the pagoda is that. It is neat and clean and well maintained by the monks.
It has many sculptures on its walls which tell us the mythological stories. The entry gate of the pagoda is guarded by two lions' sculptures, a majestic golden in color. The name itself suggests the very purpose of its existence - to promote the world peace in a serene atmosphere. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Darjeeling itinerary 1 day.
Peace Pagoda Travel Tips
- There is a toilet below the temple. But it is not very clean.
Peace Pagoda Hours
- Prayer timings are from 04:30am to 06:00am, and 04:30pm to 06:30pm.
How to Reach Peace Pagoda
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43.51% of people who visit Darjeeling include Peace Pagoda in their plan
3 PM - 4 PM
45.1% of people start their Peace Pagoda visit around 3 PM - 4 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Peace Pagoda
93.75% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Peace Pagoda