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Kalimpong Travel Guide

Located in the lesser Himalayan ranges in the state of West Bengal, Kalimpong are one of the beautiful and amazing hill stations in the state. However, the small hill station is not twinkling on the Indian tourist map, but people from all parts of the country, especially couples and nature tour enthusiasts prefer to spend a couple of days here amid the natural beauty of Mother Nature. Located in the Darjeeling area, it has been a major hub of educational institutions in the state of West Bengal.

As far the hill station tour is concerned, travel aficionados have a better opportunity to roam around the city and go for trekking. Talking about the places of interest in and around the hill station, then there are a number of places of interest to explore in the city that keep travelers enticed for a long time and persuade them to explore it again and again. Gauripur House (home of the great Bengali poet Ravindra Nath Tagore), Mangal Dham a temple, Deolo the highest point in Kalimpong , etc areĀ  names a few that offer spectacular vistas of the hill station Kalimpong. In addition to this, there are also a number of picturesque places to explore in the city like :

Catholic Church Catholic Church : It is the largest church in hill station area completed by the Christian missionaries.

Crockety Crockety : It is one of the regal bungalows of the British Raj along with Galikanga.

Lava Lava : It is a very small village only a few kilometers from Kalimpong at an altitude of 2350 meters. The small village has always been hidden in the clouds and mists.

Loleygaon Loleygaon (Kapher) : The scenic place is a heritage forest and beautiful view point for the snowstorm ranges of along the Singalila Range.

Kalimpong Morgan  House Kalimpong Morgan House : It is also one of the royally bungalows of the British Raj era located in the town of Kalimpong.

Nature Interpretation  Centre Nature Interpretation Centre : It is an Ecological Museum operated and managed by the Ministry of Environment and Forest of India.

Neora National Park Neora National Park : It was established in 1986 near River lava that takes trek loving tourists a long trek through the enthralling forests and the alien flora.

Samco Ropeway Samco Ropeway : It is 20 kms from Kalimpong on the highway that leads to Siliguri.

Samthar Plateau Samthar Plateau : It is a trekking centre and adventure sport lobby.

Sericulture Research Institute, St.Therasa Church, Kalimpong Tashiding, Teesta Bazaar, Tharpa Choeling Gompa (Monastery), Thongsa Gompa (Bhutanese Monastery), Zong Dhog Palri Fo Brang Gompa (Monastery), Army Golf Club, Ringking Farm, etc are also other places of attractions in Kalimpong. In addition to this, there is also a number of accommodation option here to stay along with multi-cuisine restaurants. book now