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Places to visit in Kalimpong

When you travel to Kalimpong, you will love to visit popular tourist spots and enjoy the local culture. Amongst other Things to do in Kalimpong, you can surely explore some of the best things to do in Kalimpong to make your trip a fulfilling one. On a trip to Kalimpong things to do can include exploring Kalimpong attractions and visiting the places of interest.

Flower Nurseries

Kalimpong is a must visit for flower lovers specially. This town has many flower nurseries. Roses, cacti, dahlias and orchids are found in these nurseries at a very large scale. Some nurseries in Kalimpong are Midland Nursery, Nursery International, Flower Wood Nursery and Kamal Pradhan & Sons. 

Nature Interpretation Centre

It was set up by the forest department in the year 1990 and is an EcologicalMuseum. It is one of the most unique museums one can ever come across and even spreads awareness about the environment. 

Mansang

Though it has been visited only by a few tourists till now, it is a small picturesque hamlet and offers beautiful views from here

Hanuman Tok

It is located near ScienceCity and consists of a huge statue of Lord Hanuman of 25-30 ft high. Right in front of the statue there is a small temple of Goddess Durga. It is not only a religious place but even from where there is a splendid view of both sides of the hill.

Lolegaon

Lolegaon

It is a small hamlet and is surely a perfect place for nature lovers. The main attraction of this place is the hanging bridge. It is 55 kms away from Kalimpong town. It gives an excellent view of the Himalayan range.  From JandhiDhara the sight of the sunrise and sunset is completely worth it. It is also a perfect destination for animal lovers.

Durpin Hill

Crockety

It is an attractive tourist destination mainly because of the royal look and excellent architecture present here. It is actually a cottage that was built by the British and is a symbol of their architecture. It is open to the public all days in a week. 

Pine View Nursery

This is also known as Mohanji nursery as it was built by Mohan Pradhan. It produces 80% of the gladioli that is found in India, and also has many varieties of orchid available here. It even has a nice collection of cacti and a beautiful view of Kalimpong. 

St Teresa’s Church

It was built in 1929 and is found 2 kms away from the town. It has wood carvings on the wall and the sculpted figures give resemblance to Buddhist Monks. It is a major tourist attraction where one can even go for a picnic too. 

 

Gaden Tharpa Choling Monastery

It is situated in the hilltop of Kalimpong. It is a lovely monastery that’s worth a visit. This monastery is a non-profitable development association. It is under strict supervision under the Dalai Lama Administration. The walls by the door in the entrance are beautiful and the inside is even more beautiful. 

Neora National Park

It’s spread over an area of 88 kms. It has a diverse range of flora and fauna. The fauna consists of red panda, lesser cuckoo, barking deer, black bear, civet, mountain hawk eagle and various other endangered species. It is an adventurous place for nature lovers to explore.

Lepcha Heritage Museum

Whole of Darjeeling and Sikkim is known as the land of Lepchas. This museum has many articles and ancient Lepcha instruments which many people have an interest towards. With the help of a guide you can understand the Lepcha creation myths. 

 

Delo Hill

It is one of the most popular places in Kalimpong when view is concerned. The Kanchenjanga view from here during sunrise is something not worth missing out on. There is even a Tourist Lodge inside Delo where one can stop for rest and also to grab a bite.

Thongsa Gompa

Established in 1962, it is a charming monastery also known as Bhutanese Monastery. It is the oldest monastery in Kalimpong and is one of the finest places for meditation. 

Changey WaterFalls

It is a major sightseeing spot and even provides a perfect background for taking pictures. It is an attractive place to visit throughout the year and even provides a fresh stream of water.

Pedong Monastery

 

It is a Buddhist monastery and is one kilometer away from Damsang. Many Himalayan species can be seen in and around this monastery. This monastery

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