Kalimpong is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Kalimpong one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Kalimpong is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Kalimpong or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Kalimpong. Explore the historical monuments of Kalimpong with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Kalimpong guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Kalimpong page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Kalimpong landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Kalimpong.
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Lower Gumba Hatta, Rajadhara, Kalimpong, West Bengal 734316
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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. Th...
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Thana Dara, Kalimpong
12:01 am - 12:00 am
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 d...
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Near Deolo hill, Kalimpong, India
12:01 am - 12:00 am
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 ...
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Near Alaknanda Guest House, Upper Cart Rd, Kalimpong Khasmahal, Kalimpong, West Bengal 734301, India
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
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 ...