Family and Kids in Kalimpong

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Kalimpong? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Kalimpong, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Kalimpong.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Kalimpong for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Deolo Hill

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    It is located in the north east corner of the town and is one of the two hills between which the town of Kalimpong stands. This hill is also the highest point of Kalimpong. A huge water reservoir is also located atop this hill.  Highlights: It is the perfect spot for paragliding. There’s paragliding gear and facilities available for the same. There’s a park located at the top ...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Zang Dhok Palri Monastery

    Family and Kids

    Perched at the top of Durpin Hills, this is a beautiful monastery consecrated in its entirety by His Holiness Dalai Lama himself. Renowned as Durpin Monastery, it stands tall as a true specimen of Buddhist architectural style. There’s a row of prayer wheels on the outside of the wall of the monastery. The stairway leads upstairs, where you can see stunning views of rolling tea gardens as ...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
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    Family and Kids

    Hailed as the oldest Bhutanese Monastery in the area, it was built in the 16th century. The old monastery was destroyed and a new building was constructed in its place. Tourists are allowed to attend the prayer services that are carried out by the monks. Usually the monasteries have 108 drums, but this one has 219 drums, which is highly unusual. The top floor has new colorful fresco paintings b...Read more
  4. Amazing Kalimpong attraction for kids
    St. Theresa Catholic Church

    Family and Kids

    This is the region’s largest Roman Catholic Church and is less than three kilometers north east of Kalimpong town square. The unique aspect of this church is that it was built in the Buddhist Gompa style of architecture. The inner carvings of this place is laced with biblical depictions of Biblical scenes. Another interesting feature is that the carvings inside actually look like Buddhist...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Lepcha Heritage Museum

    Family and Kids

    This is a heavenly place for anyone who wishes to know more about the Lepcha heritage and culture. The entire area of Darjeeling and Sikkim is known as the “Land of Lepchas”. It represents the amazing community and vividly showcases its rich culture, language and heritage. There’s various articles of worship, Lepcha music instruments and many such heritage showpieces splendidl...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Kalimpong
    B N Pradhan Nursery

    Family and Kids

    Renowned as one of the most visited sightseeing spots in Kalimpong, it has more than a hundred species of cactus and orchids at display. All types of cactus and orchid plants are well grown. Some of them are even very large in size. At the entrance itself you’d see large fibreglass greenhouses, inside which various types of cactus are kept. Resting at the foothills of the Himalayas, it is...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Dal Bahadur Statue

    Family and Kids

    In the heart of the town is the statue of the late Dal Bahadur Giri, who was a local freedom fighter and Gandhian. After the establishment of the political party in Kalimpong, he led the freedom movement in the city. He was arrested multiple times for opposing the British government. A loyal supporter of Gandhiji, he died at the age of 36. On his demise, Gandhiji sent a letter to his family as ...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Nurseryman's Haven

    Family and Kids

    Kalimpong is a major producer of flowers in the country. Much of the country’s gladioli and orchids get produced and exported from here. This one is a 100% export oriented unit, established particularly to export flowers of Himalayan and other varieties. This haven is the grower and exporter of Indo Burmese variety of orchid species, Himalayan and Exotic foliage & flowering buds, rhiz...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Macfarlane Memorial Church

    Family and Kids

    This church was constructed by Scottish missionaries, in the 18th century. The spectacular architecture of the church is known to attract thousands of tourists every year. It is a highly revered sight in Kalimpong. It is famous for the sermons it gives out in ten different languages, namely, Chinese, Urdu, Lepcha, Hindi, English, Bodo, Nepali, Bengali, Sanskrit and Tibetan. The church was close...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
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    Family and Kids

    This place is located on a plateau surrounded by conifers around its edges and a pretty well maintained lawn and garden. This place is located at an elevation and overlooks the Teesta river on one side and the hills on the other side. This region is a birding site, upon which stands the tall statue of Lord Hanuman. It is a recently constructed tall statue of the Lord, next to which is another H...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Lord Buddha Statue And Park

    Family and Kids

    It is a small stopover on the way, to or from Deolo Hills. It’s a large statue of Lord Buddha, standing tall and magnificent. The whole ambience of the place is very nice and soothing. It’s calming and a good retreat from the walk. The golden statue of Lord Buddha, awe inspiring and pristine. You will experience the cool soothing winds from the valley that heralds an atmosphere of p...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Gauripur House

    Family and Kids

    Once the summer retreat of Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore, it is located around 2 kilometers from town enroute Durpin Dara. Located a few steps downhill the road, it is a quaint small place with surreal otherworldly charm. Surrounded by forests and hills, it is being renovated these days and is an absolute delight for nature lovers and literary buffs alike. The revered poet spent his last few days...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Kalimpong Science Centre

    Family and Kids

    The Kalimpong Science Centre has the objective of creating a scientific temper and a spirit of inquiry amongst the people. It was conceived, designed and developed by Ministry of Culture, Government of India. The town is also known for its various educational institutes, which attract students from all over the country. This science centre at the hills offers umpteen opportunities to play, lear...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Bhutan House

    Family and Kids

    The Bhutan House is a beautiful estate that’s owned by the Bhutan’s Dorji family. The site is the conventional administrative Dzongfor southern Bhutan and also functioned as the administrative center for western Bhutan at the time of the modern kingdom's early years of consolidation. The estate today is home to the Queen Grandmother and is said to have been built in the year 19...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
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    Family and Kids

    To spend a few hours with loved ones in a place full of flowers and greenery, you can plan to go to the Pineview Nursery. This nursery is a gem located in Kalimpong, West Bengal that not only tourists but also experts like to visit. The very place is also known as the cactus nursery as it keeps a large array of the same. Apart from cactus, you can also spot many rare orchids here. The nursery w...Read more