On a visit to Kalimpong you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Kalimpong. These places are what Kalimpong is all about. These must see places in Kalimpong will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Deolo Hill, Kalimpong, Darjeeling, Kalimpong, 734301
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
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.
It is the perfect spot for paragliding. There’s paragliding gear and facilities available for the...
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East Main Road, Chandraloke, Kalimpong, West Bengal 734301
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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 ca...
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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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Kalimpong Khasmahal, Kalimpong, West Bengal 734301
07:00 am - 08:00 pm
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 ...
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Shahid Dal Bahadur Giri Rd, Strawberry, Kalimpong, West Bengal 734316, India
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
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 instrume...
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Alipurduar Road, Mongbol Busty, Kalimpong, West Bengal 734301
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
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. R...
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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...